20 min ago

This new coffee chain promises to be different. Really.

...a busy stretch of Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood, near the intersection of North and Damen avenues, and then open its second store as soon as a month later in the...

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57 min ago

Round Lake Heights man pleads guilty to hitting cop with car

Cedric D. Brown, 44, of the 800 block of Seneca Trail, faces up to 12 years in prison after Judge Mark Levitt accepted the negotiated guilty plea to one count of aggravated battery to a police officer Tuesday, Lake County Assistant State's Attorney John Brown said.

    Round Lake Heights man pleads guilty to hitting cop with car
    A Round Lake Heights man accused of hitting a police officer with a car after a retail theft at Wal-Mart in Round Lake Beach avoided trial by pleading guilty, authorities said. Cedric D.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

4 hours ago

Old Chicago utility substation turned luxury mansion takes $750k price reduction

...000—its lowest level yet. Despite the substantial reduction, the impressive single-family home at 924 N. Clark is still firmly among the Windy City’s most expensive residential listings...

    Luxury mansion inside old substation takes $750k price chop
    The modern home features a light and airy interior tucked away behind a preserved early 20th century facade. The home has knocked a total of $3.25 million off its 2015 asking price of $15 million.
    http://chicago.curbed.com

4 hours ago

Let your inner glitter and glam shine through

...don't throw away this shot. March 3-May 14. $59-$99. Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted St.

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...per film; $55 festival pass buy six admissions and six popcorns. Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St.

...boot into the wilderness from Sarah, Abraham's wife. $10-$50. March 3: Chicago Temple, 77 W. Washington St. March 4: Church of the Atonement, 5749 N. Kenmore Ave...

...50. March 3: Chicago Temple, 77 W. Washington St. March 4: Church of the Atonement, 5749 N. Kenmore Ave.

...seeing its world premiere with Yo-Yo Ma. March 2-11. $30-$259. Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave.

...this kind of length and scope. March 5. 3 p.m. $25-$75. Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph Drive...

...sparkle-eyeshadowed face on the queer catch-all. March 7-19. $35-$108. Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St.

...Blair. March 2-April 2. $20-$35. Route 66 Theatre Company at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave.

...two glasses on Saturday. March 4. 7 and 9:30 p.m. $20-$58. SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston...

...theater makes all the fuss worth it. March 3-April 23. $12-$70. Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. https://theaterwit.org...

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5 hours ago

Tour a spacious Gold Coast studio in a steps-to-everything location

1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building...

    Tour a spacious Gold Coast studio in a steps-to-everything location
    http://1133NDearborn.com http://ppmApartments.com 1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building has an outdoor pool, a large sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff. It's a short walk from grocery shopping, Division and Rush Street bars and nightlife, Michigan Avenue shops, Oak Street Beach and the CTA Red Line at Clark and Division.
    http://yochicago.com

5 hours ago

Tour a Gold Coast studio with a south-facing balcony

1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building...

    Tour a Gold Coast studio with a south-facing balcony
    http://1133NDearborn.com http://ppmApartments.com 1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building has an outdoor pool, a large sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff. It's a short walk from grocery shopping, Division and Rush Street bars and nightlife, Michigan Avenue shops, Oak Street Beach and the CTA Red Line at Clark and Division.
    http://yochicago.com

5 hours ago

Tour a high-floor Gold Coast 1-bedroom with panoramic views

1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building...

    Tour a high-floor Gold Coast 1-bedroom with panoramic views
    http://1133NDearborn.com http://ppmApartments.com 1133 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building has an outdoor pool, a large sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff. It's a short walk from grocery shopping, Division and Rush Street bars and nightlife, Michigan Avenue shops, Oak Street Beach and the CTA Red Line at Clark and Division.
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5 hours ago

A studio with a terrific layout on the Gold Coast / Old Town border

1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River...

    A studio with a terrific layout on the Gold Coast / Old Town border
    http://1120NLaSalle.com http://ppmApartments.com 1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River North neighborhoods. The building has a rooftop pool and two-level sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff.
    http://yochicago.com

5 hours ago

A spacious, updated one-bedroom on the Gold Coast / Old Town border

1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River...

    A spacious, updated one-bedroom on the Gold Coast / Old Town border
    http://1120NLaSalle.com http://ppmApartments.com 1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River North neighborhoods. The building has a rooftop pool and two-level sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff.
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5 hours ago

A skyline-view 2-bedroom, 2-bath on the Gold Coast / Old Town border

1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River...

    A skyline-view 2-bedroom, 2-bath on the Gold Coast / Old Town border
    http://1120NLaSalle.com http://ppmApartments.com 1120 North LaSalle is a full-amenity high-rise on the border of the Gold Coast and River North neighborhoods. The building has a rooftop pool and two-level sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff.
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5 hours ago

A large, east-view studio in a great Gold Coast location

1111 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building...

    A large, east-view studio in a great Gold Coast location
    http://1111NDearborn.com http://ppmApartments.com 1111 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building has a rooftop pool and sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff. It's a short walk from grocery shopping, Division and Rush Street bars and nightlife, Michigan Avenue shops, Oak Street Beach and the CTA Red Line at Clark and Division.
    http://yochicago.com

5 hours ago

An updated corner 2-bedroom in a great Gold Coast location

1111 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building...

    An updated corner 2-bedroom in a great Gold Coast location
    http://1111NDearborn.com http://ppmApartments.com 1111 North Dearborn is a full-amenity high-rise in a hyper-convenient Gold Coast location. The building has a rooftop pool and sundeck, a fitness center, business center and 24-hour door staff. It's a short walk from grocery shopping, Division and Rush Street bars and nightlife, Michigan Avenue shops, Oak Street Beach and the CTA Red Line at Clark and Division.
    http://yochicago.com

7 hours ago

This brand new coffee chain promises to be different. Really.

...a busy stretch of Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood, near the intersection of North and Damen avenues, and then open its second store as soon as a month later in the...

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Police: Man tried to lure girls from Old Town school

About 12:30 p.m., the man, thought to be in his 50s, was walking north in the 1300 block of North Wells when he made “inappropriate remarks” to the girls and tried to lure them toward him, according to a police alert. The girls were at school at the Franklin Fine Arts Center, 225 W. Evergreen Ave. 

    Police: Man tried to lure girls from Old Town school
    Chicago Police are looking for a man who accosted three girls outside an Old Town neighborhood school Monday afternoon on the Near North Side. About 12:30 p.m., the man, thought to be in his 50s, was walking north in the 1300 block of North Wells when he made "inappropriate remarks" to the girls and tried to lure them toward him, according to a police alert.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

14 hours ago

Dining: WingFest, Blackhawks/Duncan Keith events, chili cookoff

...The Boundary, 1932 W. Division St., brings guests from Wicker Park to the United Center with its last two Chicago Blackhawks...

...Southern Cut Barbecue, 198 E. Delaware Pl., will host a three-course dinner with ESPN's Pat Boyle as well as special...

...Also for St. Patrick's Day, Frontier, 1072 N Milwaukee Ave., will open early on Friday, March 17. Guests can enjoy Chef Brian Jupiter's full...

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...Annual WingFest takes place on Sunday, March 5, 1-5 p.m., at UIC Pavilion, 525 S. Racine Ave. This will be the festival's inaugural year at UIC, a larger-than-usual venue...

...off & Fundraiser takes place Sunday, March 5, from 12-3 p.m., at Bar 63, 6341 N. Broadway. Professional and amateur chefs from across Chicago will showcase their chili-cooking expertise, giving attendees...

...Evanston restaurant The Barn, Rear 1016 Church St., turns down the lights on Saturday nights at 10 p.m., and transforms into the...

...Evanston restaurant Hewn, 810 Dempster St., invites guests to indulge in a night of bread and spirits with a March 8...

...The breakfast spot Yolk is now open in Marina City, 340 N. State St. Yolk's menu features items such as the red velvet French toast, with red velvet...

...Big Jones, 5347 N. Clark St., is offering several dishes for guests to have during Lent. Featured starters and snacks include...

—Also regarding Lenten season, Steadfast, 120 W. Monroe St., is offering several dishes. Starting with Egyptian spiced mussels and a homemade bread service, diners can dive right into meatless entrees like fjord salmon, curried lentils and loup de mer. Call 312-801-8899.

...Lowcountry, 3343 N. Clark St., an all-you-can-eat snow crab buffet in honor of National Crab Day on...

...River Roast, 315 N. LaSalle St., will host a comedic "chef roast" and dinner benefiting Pilot Light Chefs on Thursday, March...

...St. Patrick's Day special: Bernie's Lunch & Supper, 660 N. Orleans St., will team with Glendalough Distillery for a pop-up Irish cocktail menu March 11-18...

...Jake Melnick's Corner Tap, 41 E. Superior St., will host a St. Patty's Day "Pre-Soak" breakfast on Saturday, March 11, 8...

...American Craft Kitchen & Bar, 151 E. Wacker Dr., is offering a dinner buffet ( $24.95 per person ) for one night, March 11. Items...

...Travelle Kitchen + Bar, 330 N. Wabash Ave., invites guests to watch the Chicago River get dyed green from above. Starting at 8...

—Hakka Bakka, 1251 W. Fullerton Ave., will bring back its chicken tikka wings Sunday, March 12-Monday, April 3, for March Madness. They are priced at $8 for eight pieces and include choice of a tikka ranch or cilantro aioli dipping sauce. See HakkaBakkaRolls.com .

...Brindille, 534 N. Clark St., will be offering a Mother's Day tea on Sunday, May 12, 2-5 p...

    Dining: WingFest, Blackhawks/Duncan Keith events, chili cookoff - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    The 18th Annual WingFest takes place on Sunday, March 5, 1-5 p.m., at UIC Pavilion, 525 S. Racine Ave. This will be the festival's inaugural year at UIC, a larger-than-usual venue that can accommodate more people and double the number of restaurants cooking up over 9,000 pounds of wings.
    http://www.windycitymediagroup.com

14 hours ago

'Art, AIDS and Activism' March 3

The Out at CHM program "Art, AIDS, and Activism in Chicago" will take place Friday, March 3, at the Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.

    'Art, AIDS and Activism' March 3 - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    The Out at CHM program Art, AIDS, and Activism in Chicago will take place Friday, March 3, at the Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St. The panel discussion begins at 6:30 p.m. and includes a reception at 5:30 p.m.
    http://www.windycitymediagroup.com

14 hours ago

THEATER REVIEW My Brother's Keeper: The Story of the Nicholas Brothers

Playwright: Young Jean Lee. At: Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. Tickets: $20-$89. Runs through: March 19

    THEATER REVIEW My Brother's Keeper: The Story of the Nicholas Brothers - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Windy City Times News Archive - THEATER REVIEW My Brother's Keeper: The Story of the Nicholas Brothers Playwright: Young Jean Lee. At: Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St. Tickets: $20-$89. Runs through: March 19
    http://www.windycitymediagroup.com

22 hours ago

City To Sell Goose Island Yard To Pay For New 311 System, Rahm Says

The 1685 N. Throop St. complex includes 410,000 square feet of maintenance buildings for fire trucks, snow plows, police...

    City To Sell Goose Island Yard To Pay For New 311 System, Rahm Says
    ENGLEWOOD - The sale of the city's largest maintenance garage and yard - which will move to Englewood - will be used to fund much-needed improvements to the city's 311 system, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Tuesday.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

22 hours ago

New Retail Corridor Coming To Englewood As City Moves Vehicle Fleet South

Headquarters are now on city-owned land at 1685 N. Throop St. that will be put up for sale Wednesday.

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The city's Department of Fleet and Facility Management is moving from the banks of the North Branch of the Chicago River near Goose Island to a large site in Englewood at 245 W. 69th Street.

    New Retail Corridor Coming To Englewood As City Moves Vehicle Fleet South
    ENGLEWOOD - There's not just a huge new city facility and 200 jobs coming to the Englewood neighborhood, there's also a brand new retail corridor that will also bring jobs, city officials announced Tuesday.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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