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Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 7:54 AM

Field Museum to House Biggest Dinosaur Ever Discovered

Big changes are coming to Chicago's Field Museum -- literally. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 at 12:48 PM

Cafe 5: How to Create Flavorful Summer Cocktails

In this segment of "Cafe 5," mixologist Egor Polonskiy from Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits shows us how to use garden fresh ingredients to create flavorful summer cocktails. Read »

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:44 PM

2017 Eclipse Excitement Across Midwest

From Chicago to Carbondale, thousands of people are heading outside in hopes of catching a glimpse of the total solar eclipse - and some are going all out.View gallery »

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Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 5:21 PM
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By Summer Diab

Dog-Friendly Restaurants and Bars in Chicago

See the restaurants and bars that are dog-friendly.View gallery »

  • <b>Miss Ricky's</b>
  • <b>Begyle Brewing</b>
  • <b>Siena Tavern</b>
Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 10:56 AM

Where You Can Still Find Eclipse Glasses in Chicago Area

If you're hoping to watch the solar eclipse as it happens Monday, you're going to need a pair of specialty glasses (or a few other contraptions). But the glasses are going fast. Read »

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 1:08 PM

Cafe 5: The Lunatic Burger

In this segment of "Dishing With Chicago Chefs," Chef Jessica Nowicki shares with us her recipe for the delicious Lunatic Burger. Read »

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 9:36 AM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

Eclipse Viewing Events in the Chicago Area

Check out the solar eclipse viewing events hosted throughout the city.View gallery »

  • <b>Adler Planetarium’s Eclipse Fest</b>
  • <b>Chicago Botanic Garden Eclipse Viewing</b>
  • <b>360 Chicago Solar Eclipse Dance Party</b>
Sunday, Aug 13, 2017 at 9:20 PM

Free Broadway Concert to be Held at Millennium Park

Free Broadway Concert to be Held at Millennium Park

For Chicago residents looking for a taste of Broadway in the Windy City, a concert at Millennium Park this week will certainly have you covered. Read »

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 11:20 AM

Free Gelato Pints Return to Millennium Park Next Week

Free Gelato Pints Return to Millennium Park Next Week

Heads up, dessert lovers: You have one last chance to get a free pint of gelato at Millennium Park this summer. Read »

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 5:27 PM

Benihana Reveals Opening Date for New Chicago Restaurant

Benihana Reveals Opening Date for New Chicago Restaurant

Benihana returns to Chicago’s downtown area on Aug. 23 with the opening of its new ground-floor restaurant in the John Hancock Center. Read »

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