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Top 10 Theatre Week Must-Sees

The House Theatre of Chicago at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division

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Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn

Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln

Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted

The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland

Broadway In Chicago at The PrivateBank Theatre, 18 W. Monroe

Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway

    Top 10 Theatre Week Must-Sees
    Dramas, and comedies, and tragedies. Oh my. For the super-cheap price of $15 or $30, you can nab tickets to over 120 different shows from February 11-21, when ChicagoTheatreWeek.com celebrates the city's stages from Skokie to South Shore. The sheer amount of shows is overwhelming. How to pick when the field is so crowded?
    http://www.choosechicago.com

51 min ago

'Pinball Bandit' sought by FBI in 5 Chicago bank robberies

...Bank, 1130 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 5:51pm on 1/19/2016.- Chase Bank, 1959 West Division Street, Chicago, IL, 5:47 p.m. on 1/25/2016.- Chase Bank, 1204 East 53rd...

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...Investigators think he's committed five robberies at four different banks across Chicago:- Chase Bank, 1204 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL, 5:51 p.m. on 1/13/2016.- MB Financial, 5918 North Broadway...

...East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL, 5:51 p.m. on 1/13/2016.- MB Financial, 5918 North Broadway, Chicago, IL, 4:38 p.m. on 1/19/2016.- Chase Bank, 1130 West Taylor...

...5918 North Broadway, Chicago, IL, 4:38 p.m. on 1/19/2016.- Chase Bank, 1130 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 5:51pm on 1/19/2016.- Chase Bank, 1959 West Division Street, Chicago...

    'Pinball Bandit' sought by FBI in 5 Chicago bank robberies
    The FBI is asking for your help identifying a man they call the "Pinball Bandit". Investigators think he's committed five robberies at four different banks across Chicago: - Chase Bank, 1204 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL, 5:51 p.m. on 1/13/2016. - MB Financial, 5918 North Broadway, Chicago, IL, 4:38 p.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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FBI Seeks Serial Bank Robber Dubbed ‘Pinball Bandit’

Chase Bank, 1959 W. Division St., at 5:47 p.m. Jan. 25;

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His first robbery was at the Chase Bank branch at 1204 E. 53rd St. on Jan. 13, the FBI said. He entered the bank at 5:51 p.m., approached an employee and made a threatening demand for money.

MB Financial, 5918 N. Broadway, at 4:38 p.m. Jan. 19;

Chase Bank, 1130 W. Taylor St., at 5:51 p.m. Jan. 19;

    FBI Seeks Serial Bank Robber Dubbed 'Pinball Bandit'
    (STMW) - The FBI is offering a reward for information about a man dubbed the "Pinball Bandit," wanted for five bank robberies in Chicago over the past month. The robber earned his nickname because of the frequency and locations of the robberies he's suspected of committing, according to a statement from the FBI.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

2 days ago

Updated 2 hours ago

10 Great Places for Happy Hour

1545 N. Damen Ave., website

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1633 N. Halsted St., website

1400 W. Randolph St., website

840 N. Wabash Ave., website

720 N. Wells St., website

4038 N. Milwaukee Ave., website

531 N. Wells St., website

2375 N. Milwaukee Ave., website

621 W. Randolph St., website

123 N. Jefferson St., website

    10 Great Places for Happy Hour
    Edit Module The Italian go-to offers two sommelier-picked wines and one vermouth for $6 a glass, plus light bites. A list of $5 specials includes 25-ounce cans of Kirin beer, glasses of sake, a house punch, and some snacks.
    http://www.chicagomag.com

  • EBKitty Stalking around EB

    I swear people pay these magazines off.

  • Jermy coffee fuels me

    community tavern is a great spot with excellent happy hour deals and very reasonable prices outside of that. but the $5 burger on sundays is awesome

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Hyde Park Bank robbed twice in three weeks

A complete list of the five robberies is as follows: MB Financial Bank, 5918 N. Broadway, on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1130 W. Taylor St., on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1959 W. Division St., on Jan. 25; Chase Bank, 1204 E. 53rd St., on Jan. 13 and again on Feb. 2.

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The Hyde Park branch of Chase Bank, 1204 E. 53rd St., is where two of those robberies occurred. The most recent took place on Feb. 2 at approximately 5:38 p.m.

A complete list of the five robberies is as follows: MB Financial Bank, 5918 N. Broadway, on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1130 W. Taylor St., on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1959 W. Division St., on Jan. 25; Chase Bank, 1204 E. 53rd St., on Jan. 13 and again on Feb. 2.

A complete list of the five robberies is as follows: MB Financial Bank, 5918 N. Broadway, on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1130 W. Taylor St., on Jan. 19; Chase Bank, 1959 W. Division St., on Jan. 25; Chase Bank, 1204 E. 53rd St., on Jan. 13 and again on Feb. 2.

    Hyde Park Bank robbed twice in three weeks
    By SAM RAPPAPORT Staff Writer The FBI is asking the public for assistance in identifying and locating a man suspected of carrying out five bank robberies within the past three weeks. The Hyde Park branch of Chase Bank, 1204 E. 53rd St., is where two of those robberies occurred.
    http://hpherald.com

4 hours ago

Friday Feature: Buck's Chicken & Biscuits

Buck's Chicken & Biscuits is located at 1700 W. Division Street in Wicker Park. Hours are Sunday - Friday 4pm-2am, Saturday 4pm-3am and Sunday Brunch 10am-3pm. First come, first served. Phone: (773) 384- 9700. For a peek at the whole menu head to www.buckschicago.com.

    Friday Feature: Buck's Chicken & Biscuits
    photo courtesy of Buck's Chicken & Biscuits Formerly the Carriage House, this new-ish eatery, combines comfort food and some of the very best features of the Carriage House in a more casual environment. If you appreciated the Carriage House's focus on Southern favorites like the Shrimp & Grits, for example, then you'll be happy to know you can also find them here at Buck's Chicken & Biscuits.
    http://www.wickerparkbucktown.info

4 hours ago

Forever Yogurt Sued by Investor Who Says He Put $100K into Franchise

In addition to its flagship Wicker Park shop at 1924 W. North Ave., which was the first Forever Yogurt when it opened in 2010, the chain has 20 other spots in Chicago neighborhoods and suburbs, including Logan Square, Gold Coast, Andersonville, Bronzeville, and Naperville, according to its website.

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Calls to Forever Yogurt's Chicago headquarters at 215 W. Ohio St., were not returned.

    Forever Yogurt Sued by Investor Who Says He Put $100K into Franchise
    WICKER PARK - Mandy Calara, the founder of Forever Yogurt, a franchise that used an unconventional "crowdfranchising" business model to pay for its expansion, is being sued by a doctor who says he's owed $35,000. Chicago-based doctor Amal Agarwal also claims that he has been denied access to the company's books despite having bought a substantial stake in a now-shuttered froyo shop.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

4 hours ago

Kate's Thai Opens in an Ex-Pasadita; New Nigerian Restaurant In West Ridge; More

NOBLE SQUARE— Kate's Thai Kitchen is ready to go inside a former La Pasadita space (don't worry, kids, there's still one left). Its a rustic space with BYO, lunch, dinner and carry out. Status: Certified open, 1132 N. Ashland Ave.

...second-floor dance spot above Wicker Park's North/Damen/Milwaukee intersection. Status: Opening tonight, 1958 W. North Ave.

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WEST RIDGE— A Nigerian husband-and-wife duo are taking over the former Noora Cafe. They've opened Simi's, a Nigerian BYO restaurant, serving up stews, fried plantains and more, according to DNAinfo. Status: Opening today, 6310 N. Western Ave.

LAKEVIEW— Vanille Patisserie is opening another location today near the corner of Melrose and Broadway. It joins its Lincoln Park and French Market spaces. Status:Opening today, 3242 N. Broadway Ave.

LAKEVIEW— Vanille Patisserie is opening another location today near the corner of Melrose and Broadway. It joins its Lincoln Park and French Market spaces. Status:Opening today, 3242 N. Broadway Ave.

WEST LOOP— BenjYehuda is expanding again, this time inside Ogilvie Transportation Center. Expect the same fries and wraps at this new spot. Status: Certified open, Ogilvie Transportation Center, next to Panda Express, 500 W. Madison St.

LINCOLN PARK— Sublime Sushi is opening its second late-night spot tomorrow, this time near Oz Park. They're offering an opening 20-percent discount and a free appetizer if customers "like" them on Facebook. Status: Opening tomorrow, 2235 N. Lincoln Ave.

DUNNING— Lone Star BBQ Bar has replacing Crazy Calabrese Pizza on Harlem Avenue. They're touting Texas-style barbecue, with staples like baby back ribs, brisket and the "King Ranch Chicken," a Tex-Mex casserole that they describe as lasagne with tortillas. Status: Certified open, 3350 N. Harlem Ave.

LINCOLN PARK— Kiwi Venture is a new quick serve spot near DePaul. They will serve sandwiches, salads, juices and smoothies, the Tribune reported. Status: Opening Saturday, 1524 W. Fullerton Ave.

    Kate's Thai Opens in an Ex-Pasadita; New Nigerian Restaurant In West Ridge; More
    NOBLE SQUARE- Kate's Thai Kitchen is ready to go inside a former La Pasadita space (don't worry, kids, there's still one left). Its a rustic space with BYO, lunch, dinner and carry out. Status: Certified open, 1132 N. Ashland Ave. WEST RIDGE- A Nigerian husband-and-wife duo are taking over the former Noora Cafe.
    http://chicago.eater.com

6 hours ago

Big client to impress? This guy gives $300 helicopter tours

Forbidden Root plans to open a brewpub at 1746 W. Chicago Ave., in the former Hub Theater in West Town, on Feb. 18. The brewpub will serves...

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7 hours ago

Five Hip Slips to Rock This Winter

Journelle, $118, 1725 N. Damen Ave.

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Agent Provocateur, $535, 47 E. Oak St. This article appears in the February 2016 issue of Chicago magazine. Subscribe to Chicago magazine.

    Five Hip Slips to Rock This Winter
    All are 100% silk, except no. 5, which is a silk-elastane blend. Get your daily dose of the best sales and hottest fashion news at chicagomag.com/shopping. This article appears in the February 2016 issue of Chicago magazine. Subscribe to Chicago magazine. Edit Module Edit Module
    http://www.chicagomag.com

8 hours ago

Chicago craft beer Super Bowl weekend: February 5-7

Tuman's Tap & Grill, 2159 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago 773-782-1400

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Local Option, 1102 W. Webster Ave., Chicago (773) 348-2008

...March 5 th in Chicago’s new home for real ale: Bottom Lounge. Located at 1375 West Lake Street, Bottom Lounge is steps from the CTA Green and Pink Lines, several bus routes, a...

Headquarters Beercade Lakeview, 2833 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago

Riverview Tavern, 1958 W. Roscoe, Chicago (773) 248-9523

The Berghoff's Century Room, 17 W. Adams St, Chicago (312) 427-3170

Lake Effect Brewing Co., 4727 W Montrose, Chicago 312-919-4473

R Public House, 1508 W Jarvis Ave., Chicago 773-761-3663

Ale Syndicate Brewers, 2601 W. Diversey Ave., Chicago

Studio Manarchy, 656 W. Hubbard St., Chicago (312) 624-9164

Smallbar Logan Square, 2956 N. Albany, Chicago (773) 509-9888

Paddy Long's Irish Pub, 1028 W. Diversey Ave., Chicago (773) 290-6988

Horse Thief Hollow Brewpub, 10426 S. Western Ave., Chicago 773-779-BREW

    Chicago Craft Beer Super Bowl Weekend, February 5-7
    It's a certainly that new information about Super Bowl-Type parties will continue to come in. Since I want to help you find a party with great beer, I'm linking my Sunday listings directly to my calendar app with a separate scrolling screen. That means any new events I add in Google Calendar will instantly appear!...
    http://www.chicagonow.com

8 hours ago

Nando's Heading to Oak Park Next, Vice's Guide to Chicago, More Intel

—Urbanbelly Wicker Park will arrive in March, restaurant reps confirmed. Bill Kim's ramen haven's second location will take over the former Penny's Noodle Shop at 1542 N. Damen Ave. Here's the menu in PDF for those unfamiliar with the West Loop location.

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...the cult-favorite South African flame-grilled chicken chain hopes to open in April at 1138 W. Lake St. The first Chicago Nando's opened on Randolph Row in May 2015, which was followed...

...to open in the Google building next to Swift & Sons in April or May at 1000 W. Fulton Market. The space will be large—1000 square-feet and 300 seats—with retractable full-front...

—The Northwest Side is getting a Parisian chocolaterie and tea room this spring in Maison de Castelnau in North Park, DNAinfo reports. The two-in-one concept is planning to open in April at 3352 W. Bryn Mawr.

    Nando's Heading to Oak Park Next, Vice's Guide to Chicago, More Intel
    Oak Park will be the latest local area to get a Nando's Peri-Peri , as the Tribune reports that the cult-favorite South African flame-grilled chicken chain hopes to open in April at 1138 W. Lake St. The first Chicago Nando's opened on Randolph Row in May 2015, which was followed by Lakeview, Lincoln Park and Loop spots.
    http://chicago.eater.com

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Pregnant Woman, 3 Men Steal Stroller, Ammo From Bucktown Garage: Charges

The group was stealing items from a garage in the 1600 block of North Oakley Avenue and placing them in a waiting Chevy Trailblazer, Assistant State's Attorney Erin Antonietti said during a bond hearing Tuesday.

Police found additional stolen items — including a MacBook Pro, clothing and a comforter — inside the Chevy, court records show. These items had been stolen from a nearby home in the 1700 block of North Marshfield Avenue, according to court documents.

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Adam Reyes, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue; David Reyes, of the 1600 block of North Fairfield Avenue; Pedro, of the 1000 block of North Lawler Avenue; and Jimenez, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue, are each charged with theft and burglary.

Adam Reyes, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue; David Reyes, of the 1600 block of North Fairfield Avenue; Pedro, of the 1000 block of North Lawler Avenue; and Jimenez, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue, are each charged with theft and burglary.

Adam Reyes, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue; David Reyes, of the 1600 block of North Fairfield Avenue; Pedro, of the 1000 block of North Lawler Avenue; and Jimenez, of the 3000 block of North Meade Avenue, are each charged with theft and burglary.

    Pregnant Woman, 3 Men Steal Stroller, Ammo From Bucktown Garage: Charges
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - Three men and a pregnant woman stole a stroller and nine boxes of shotgun shells from a Bucktown garage, prosecutors said Tuesday. A fake grenade, Rollerblades, hunting scissors, a baby's car seat and a decorative brown cross rounded out the haul, according to court records.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

  • Mike Conover '90's HP block orginizing,CAPS- resident since '07

    Storing shotgun shells in you city garage?
    Really?

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    WHAT ETHNIC BACKGROUND ARE THESE GOONS! GYPSY

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