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Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 11:15 AM

Joe Flamm Shares Recipe That Earned Him 'Top Chef' Crown

Chef Joe Flamm, executive chef of Spiaggia and Café Spiaggia and the reigning "Top Chef" champion, shared with NBC 5 his Tonno Vitelatto, the dish he prepared in the final episode of the hit cooking show... Read »

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 9:20 AM

Six Flags Extending Season Into the Holidays for 1st Time

Six Flags Extending Season Into the Holidays for 1st Time

The season at Six Flags Great America is about to kick off, but just days before the gates open, the amusement park made a big new announcement. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 4:44 PM

New Chicago Hotel Offers Rooms for $24 a Night

A new Chicago hotel is offering up rooms in the popular River North neighborhood for as low as $24 a night.View gallery »

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Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 3:12 PM

Chicago Restaurant Makes List of Nation's Top Burger Joints

Chicago Restaurant Makes List of Nation's Top Burger Joints

One Chicago restaurant was named among the top 31 burger joints in America. Read »

Monday, Apr 30, 2018 at 1:39 PM

Illinois State Fair Headliners Announced

The Illinois State Fair on Friday released its full lineup of headliners. Check them all out here.View gallery »

  • Boy George and Culture Club
  • Halestorm and Mastodon
  • Foreigner with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 12:53 PM

Blacklight Slide to Light Up Joliet This Summer

Blacklight Slide to Light Up Joliet This Summer

The Chicagoland Speedway will be glowing in the dark this summer. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 12:23 PM

Restaurant, Park and More: Chicagoans Pick City's Best

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  • Chicago Culture and Entertainment
  • Eats, Treats and Drinks
  • Neighborhood Pride
Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 2:41 PM

Lineup for 2018 Millennium Park Summer Music Series Released

Lineup for 2018 Millennium Park Summer Music Series Released

With summer just a few months away, Millennium Park has released the lineup for its popular free outdoor concert series. Read »

Monday, Mar 26, 2018 at 5:42 PM

Chicago Among Top Cities With Best Beer Scenes: Report

Chicago Among Top Cities With Best Beer Scenes: Report

Chicago beer enthusiasts rejoice! The city's beers and breweries took home some solid awards in USA Today's Readers' Choice beer awards. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 6:27 PM

Dragon Lights Lantern Festival Comes to Soldier Field

Beginning at the end of this month, bright and colorful lanterns will take over Soldier Field.View gallery »

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