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Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 11:32 AM

Bon Appetit Names Chicago 'Restaurant City of the Year'

Chicago just added another line in its already impressive resume: Restaurant City of the Year, as named by Bon Appetit magazine. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 11:47 AM

Cafe 5: A New Take on a Ballpark Favorite

In this segment of "Dishing With Chicago Chefs," Chef Bill Kim of Urbanbelly and bellyQ shares with us how to make his incredible Belly Dog. Read »

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 3:32 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

Images Released of New Floating Chicago Museum

Check out Chicago's upcoming "Floating Museum" for an interactive viewing experience.View gallery »

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Thursday, Aug 3, 2017 at 6:38 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

8 Things to Do This Weekend in the Chicago Area: Aug. 3-6

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  • <b>Jeff Fest</b>
  • <b>Morgan Park House & Soul Music Festival</b>
  • <b>Lollapalooza</b>
Thursday, Aug 3, 2017 at 8:56 AM
Sneak Peek Inside Lolla Ahead of Day 1 Opening

Sneak Peek Inside Lolla Ahead of Day 1 Opening

In just hours the gates will open at Grant Park and the area will fill with hundreds of thousands of people. Emily Florez reports. Watch »

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 11:25 PM

Everything You Need to Know About Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza is about to take over Chicago's Grant Park, and whether you're going or not, there are some things you need to know about the massive music festival. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 11:34 AM

Macklemore, Lupe Fiasco Headline Chicago Anti-Violence Fest

Macklemore, Lupe Fiasco Headline Chicago Anti-Violence Fest

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Fifth Harmony, Prince Royce and Lupe Fiasco are among the headlining acts taking the stage for an anti-violence festival at Guaranteed Rate Field this fall. Read »

Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 11:22 AM

'GoT' Fans Can Sit in Iron Throne Replica at Chicago Store

'GoT' Fans Can Sit in Iron Throne Replica at Chicago Store

It doesn't matter if your allegiance stands with the Mother of Dragons, the King of the North or the Lannisters, "Game of Thrones" fans can now take their place on the Iron Throne. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 2:55 PM

Chicago Eatery Among Best New Restaurants in US: Report

Chicago Eatery Among Best New Restaurants in US: Report

A new Chicago restaurant is being praised as one of the best new restaurants in America, according to a new report. Read »

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 5:41 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

6 Things to Do This Weekend in The Chicago Area: July 21-23

Check out this list of 6 events happening this weekend in the Chicago areaView gallery »

  • <b>Taste of River North</b>
  • <b>Artfest Michigan Avenue</b>
  • <b>Sheffield Music Festival and Garden Walk</b>

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