Dining, shopping and nightlife | NBC Chicago

the scene

Dining, shopping and nightlife

$string.substring($o_contentTitle,$stIdx)

5 hours ago

Toddler's Distress Signal From Mall Santa's Lap Goes Viral

A mother in Utah taught both of her children to sign using American Sign Language before they could speak. What she didn't expect was for her son to use his skill to communicate that he really didn't enjoy... »

St. Nick Trick: USPS Lets Kids Get Replies Mailed From Santa

St. Nick Trick: USPS Lets Kids Get Replies Mailed From Santa

Want to give your kids a little extra Christmas magic this year? Now you can have a reply sent with a postmark from the North Pole to their letter to Santa Claus, through the U.S. »

Lines Down NYC Street for Pornhub's Fashion Store Opening

New York's Wooster Street is home to some of the world's most coveted luxury fashion brands. But a line down the street on Friday wasn't to get into Moschino or Céline; it was for the fashion pop-up store of... »

Here's What NYC's $76,000 Thanksgiving Dinner Includes

Think your Thanksgiving spread is going to be extravagant? It's got nothing on one New York City restaurant's turkey day offering. CNBC reports that The Old Homestead Steakhouse is offering a $76,000... »

Holiday Gift Guide: From Video Games to Board Games

Holiday Gift Guide: From Video Games to Board Games

This holiday season, buying a gift for a gamer has never been easier while simultaneously being tougher because of all the great choices available. From more powerful video game consoles to mysterious board... »

Oddities Await Their Owners at Burning Man Lost and Found

Oddities Await Their Owners at Burning Man Lost and Found

Lindsay Weiss once lost her cellphone and got it back, so she and a friend knew what they had to do when they discovered a camera during the Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert — even though it meant... »

Need Ideas for Turkey Day Leftovers? Try 'The Gobbler'

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but that doesn't mean there isn't any food left to go around. New York City eatery Made Nice has come up with a recipe for a day-after sandwich that's almost as good as... »

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Through the Years

The iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is kicking off the holiday season Thursday for the 91st year in a row. »

Holiday Gift Guide: Fun With Tech

Holiday Gift Guide: Fun With Tech

Whether we like it or not, technology finds its way into all parts of our lives. From entertainment to health to home security, electronic devices are there to make things sound better, encourage us to... »

Widow of Grateful Dead's Longtime Lawyer Auctions Rare Items

Widow of Grateful Dead's Longtime Lawyer Auctions Rare Items

The widow of the Grateful Dead's longtime lawyer is auctioning off treasures from their long strange trip with the psychedelic rock-and-roll band. »

Get Entertainment

Movies, music, and TV updates via email.

What's New
Get Our App
Get Our App
Stay in the know where ever you go with the NBCChicago news app. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out