1 hour ago

Jake Melnicks Corner Tap – BBQ Bar-style

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    Jake Melnicks Corner Tap - BBQ Bar-style
    I found myself at Jake Melnicks 'Corner Bar' looking for a 'beer and a bite'. It was cold outside and I did not want to wander the streets hunting too long for food so I just took a chance and heading inside to see what they could do for me.
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1 hour ago

Good Night Goose Island in Wrigleyville

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    Good Night Goose Island in Wrigleyville
    I have always had a fond spot in my heart for the Goose Island Brewery Tap in Wrigley ville and I had been quite sad to find it closed last time I was in Chicago. So on this visit I had been...
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1 hour ago

Shake Shack in River North, my first Smoke Shack Burger

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...Michigan Avenue on the ground floor of the renovated historic Chicago Athletic Association Hotel at 12 S. Michigan just across from Millennium Park. That will have to wait for my next visit. I...

This particular Shake Shack is located at 66 E. Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 6061166 E. Ohio Street, Chicago

    Shake Shack in River North, my first Smoke Shack Burger
    Posted: November 17, 2015 in Chicago (Red), Grand Tags:applewood smoked bacon, bacon cheeseburger, burger, cheeseburger, River North, ShakeShack Shake Shack in River North has been on my radar for ages, I really meant to come here on my last visit back to Chicago, but somehow I was distracted and didn't make it.
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1 hour ago

Monk’s Pub in the Loop, some pretty good burgers

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Monks pub is located at 205 West Lake Street, kind of on the corner of Lake and Wells. It is alongside the track of...

Monks pub is located at 205 West Lake Street, kind of on the corner of Lake and Wells. It is alongside the track of the elevated railway which rattles by overhead and the...

    Monk's Pub in the Loop, some pretty good burgers
    Monks Pub in Chicago established in 1969 is as old as myself and that was reason enough to head over to the Loop to seek it out for a pint and a bit of food. The other reason being to meet up with ...
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1 hour ago

Luella’s Southern Kitchen for some great Creole and Southern Cooking

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    Luella's Southern Kitchen for some great Creole and Southern Cooking
    Luella's Southern Kitchen is just the sort of place you need to find on a dreary day when you could do with a dose of Southern Soul and some homely food to warm your heart. Located on North Lincoln, it is well worth the 10 minute walk south from the Western El Stop in Lincoln Square.
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1 hour ago

The Belmont Café in Lakeview for Eggs with Bacon

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The Belmont Café at 930 W Belmont Ave is within sight of the Belmont CTA stop where the red and brown lines split. It is literally a couple of minutes walk from the station.

    The Belmont Café in Lakeview for Eggs with Bacon
    One of the first places I ever ate in Chicago was at Clarkes on Belmont near to the Belmont El Stop (read more here). I had come up here looking for an apartment and their was an agency just along...
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1 hour ago

Shake Shack at the Chicago Athletic Association on Michigan Avenue

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is located across from Millenium Park at 12 S Michigan Ave in Chicago, IL 60603

    Shake Shack at the Chicago Athletic Association on Michigan Avenue
    Posted: April 1, 2017 in Adams and Wabash Tags:bacon cheeseburger, burger, Food in Chicago, food in the loop, millenium park, the loop Shake Shack at the Chicago Athletic Association hotel on Michigan Avenue near Millenium Park in the Loop was a Godsend on my recent visit back to Chicago.
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1 hour ago

Fish and Chips Friday at the Pleasant House Pub

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The Pleasant House pub at 2119 South Halsted Street in Pilsen was on my must visit list on my latest trip back to Chicago...

    Fish and Chips Friday at the Pleasant House Pub
    The Pleasant House pub at 2119 South Halsted Street in Pilsen was on my must visit list on my latest trip back to Chicago. I was a great fan of the Pleasant House bakery in Bridgeport and when I re...
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1 hour ago

The Michelle Melt at the Good Stuff Eatery in Chicago

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The Good Stuff Eatery in Chicago is located in the Loop at 22 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

    The Michelle Melt at the Good Stuff Eatery in Chicago
    Posted: April 5, 2017 in Adams and Wabash, Lake, Madison and Wabash Tags:Best Loop restaurants, Burger Restaurants in Center, Burger Restaurants in Chicago, Burger Restaurants in Loop, burgers, Chicago Restaurants, Chicken Burger, Fast Casual in Center, Fast Casual in Chicago, Fast Casual in Loop, Loop restaurants, Michelle Obama Burger, Obama Burger, prez obama burger, Restaurants in Chicago, spike mendelsohn The Good Stuff eatery down in the Loop is another one of those spots that you really should keep on your burger munching circuit.
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1 hour ago

Fish Taco’s at Rock Bottom Brewery and a cheeky Kolsch

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1 West Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654

    Fish Taco's at Rock Bottom Brewery and a cheeky Kolsch
    Rock Bottom Brewery on West Grand Street was my first port of call on my latest trip back to my adopted home town of Chicago I just hit town and I was looking for a bar to watch a bit of sport on T...
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1 hour ago

Video: Gold Coast Apartment Rises Floor By Floor In Cool Timelapse

A time-lapse shows a new luxury Gold Coast apartment building rising 35 stories into the air at Clark and Division in just under two minutes.

    Video: Gold Coast Apartment Rises Floor By Floor In Cool Timelapse
    A time-lapse shows a new luxury Gold Coast apartment building rising 35 stories into the air at Clark and Division in just under two minutes. The Sinclair, a project by developer Fifield Cos. that was designed by architect Solomon Cordwell Buenz, will be renting units that range from a studio for $1,970 to a penthouse that costs nearly $14,000 monthly.
    http://chicagoist.com

2 hours ago

Woman In Critical Condition After Being Doused With Nail Polish Remover In River North

The victim and offender, both 59 and described as acquaintances, got into a fight inside in the home in the 100 block of West Chicago Avenue around 8 p.m. Wednesday night, police said. The Tribune reports that the incident happened at the Threshold Lawson YMCA on that block.

    Woman In Critical Condition After Being Doused With Nail Polish Remover In River North
    A woman was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after a man poured nail polish remover on her inside a Near North Side residence. The victim and offender, both 59 and described as acquaintances, got into a fight inside in the home in the 100 block of West Chicago Avenue around 8 p.m.
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2 hours ago

Thief breaks into Northwest Side homes while victims sleep, police say

...happened:-between 8:20 a.m. and 5:35 p.m. Sept. 20 in the 1300 block of North Bosworth Avenue;-about 12:20 a.m. Sept. 22 in the 2200 block of West Charleston Street...

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...1300 block of North Bosworth Avenue;-about 12:20 a.m. Sept. 22 in the 2200 block of West Charleston Street;-about 2:15 a.m. Sept. 23 in the 2000 block of West Armitage Avenue...

...2200 block of West Charleston Street;-about 2:15 a.m. Sept. 23 in the 2000 block of West Armitage Avenue;-about 11 p.m. Sept. 23 in the 1900 block of West Schiller Street; and...

...the 2000 block of West Armitage Avenue;-about 11 p.m. Sept. 23 in the 1900 block of West Schiller Street; and-at 12:24 p.m. Oct. 9 in the 2300 block of North Rockwell...

...block of West Schiller Street; and-at 12:24 p.m. Oct. 9 in the 2300 block of North Rockwell Street.Police said the suspect is known to wake his victim after walking into the home...

    Police: Thief breaks into Northwest Side homes while victims sleep
    Police are warning residents about a string of recent residential burglaries in Chicago's Logan Square, Wicker Park, Bucktown and Noble Square neighborhoods. In each incident, the burglar broke into a home and stole property, according to an alert from Chicago police. In some of the burglaries, the suspect entered home when the resident was sleeping.
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3 hours ago

String Of Residential Burglaries Reported In Logan Square, Wicker Park

– between 8:20 a.m. and 5:35 p.m. Sept. 20 in the 1300 block of North Bosworth;

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– about 12:20 a.m. Sept. 22 in the 2200 block of West Charleston;

– about 2:15 a.m. Sept. 23 in the 2000 block of West Armitage;

– about 11 p.m. Sept. 23 in the 1900 block of West Schiller; and

– at 12:24 p.m. Oct. 9 in the 2300 block of North Rockwell.

    String Of Residential Burglaries Reported In Logan Square, Wicker Park
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Police are warning residents about a string of recent residential burglaries in the Logan Square, Wicker Park, Bucktown and Noble Square neighborhoods. In each incident, the burglar broke into a home and stole property, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
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4 hours ago

Ancient Mediterranean Cultures in Contact at Field Museum A Thoughtful, Timely Treasure

Dr. Martens Presents: Twin Peaks DJ Set @ Dr. MartensOctober 19, 2017 1133 N State St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

20x2: How Does It Work? @ The HideoutOctober 20, 2017 1354 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago, IL 60642, USA

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6Fall Fest @ Lincoln Park ZooOctober 6, 2017 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

19SqueezIt 1st Ever Can Release @ Corridor Brewery & ProvisionsOctober 19, 2017 3446 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657, USA

Chicago for Puerto Rico Benefit feat. Ravyn Lenae/The O'My's/Rich Jones/BoatHouse @ 1st Ward at Chop ShopOctober 19, 2017 2033 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA

Snoochie Boochies Can Release @ Forbidden RootOctober 19, 2017 1746 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

BYOB Drink N' Draw @ Rotofugi Designer Toy Store & GalleryOctober 19, 2017 2780 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

Harold Green Presents: The Miseducation of FFTL @ The PromontoryOctober 20, 2017 5311 S Lake Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Ratboys / DAGS! / Jodi @ Empty BottleOctober 20, 2017 1035 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

Logan's 4th Annual Halloween Costume Party @ Logan TheatreOctober 20, 2017 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA

Daymaker / Le Tour / Wavy ID @ Record BreakersOctober 21, 2017 2935 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60618, USA

DeadBeats: Zeds Dead/Ghastly/Ghostface Killah/K?d/Eprom @ Navy PierOctober 21, 2017 Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

Funhouse : Art Oddities @ All Star PressOctober 21, 2017 2775 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA

22Wicker Park Farmer’s Market @ Wicker ParkOctober 22, 2017 1425 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

HQ's 5th Anniversary Fall Festival @ HeadquartersOctober 22, 2017 213 W Institute Pl, Chicago, IL 60610, USA

Julien Baker/Half Waif/Petal @ Thalia HallOctober 22, 2017 1807 S Allport St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA

    Ancient Mediterranean Cultures in Contact at Field Museum A Thoughtful, Timely Treasure
    The Field Museum's had a busy year. Leading off in March, they brought visitors behind the scenes to the work scientists, curators and creatives do every day to put out world-class exhibits and advance important scientific research with their Specimens exhibit. Then in May, massive tents were erected to house the blockbuster-meets-science exhibit that was...
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5 hours ago

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 10/19 – 10/22

20×2: How Does It Work? @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave., 6:00PM, 21+

Dr. Martens Presents: Twin Peaks DJ Set @ Dr. MartensOctober 19, 2017 1133 N State St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

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Chicago for Puerto Rico Benefit feat. Ravyn Lenae/The O’My’s/Rich Jones/BoatHouse @ 1st Ward at Chop Shop, 2033 W North Ave., 6:00PM, 18+

BYOB Drink N’ Draw @ Rotofugi Designer Toy Store & Gallery, 2780 N Lincoln Ave.,7:00PM – 9:00PM

Harold Green Presents: The Miseducation of FFTL @ The Promontory, 5311 S Lake Park Ave., 7:00PM, All ages

Daymaker / Le Tour / Wavy ID @ Record Breakers, 2935 N Milwaukee Ave., 4:00PM – 6:30PM, All Ages

Funhouse : Art Oddities @ All Star Press, 2775 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:00PM – 10:00PM, All Ages

HQ’s 5th Anniversary Fall Festival @ Headquarters, 213 W Institute Pl., 2:00PM – 8:00PM, All ages

Julien Baker/Half Waif/Petal @ Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport St, 6:30PM, All ages

6Fall Fest @ Lincoln Park ZooOctober 6, 2017 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

19SqueezIt 1st Ever Can Release @ Corridor Brewery & ProvisionsOctober 19, 2017 3446 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657, USA

Snoochie Boochies Can Release @ Forbidden RootOctober 19, 2017 1746 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

Ratboys / DAGS! / Jodi @ Empty BottleOctober 20, 2017 1035 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

Logan's 4th Annual Halloween Costume Party @ Logan TheatreOctober 20, 2017 2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA

DeadBeats: Zeds Dead/Ghastly/Ghostface Killah/K?d/Eprom @ Navy PierOctober 21, 2017 Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

22Wicker Park Farmer’s Market @ Wicker ParkOctober 22, 2017 1425 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

    Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 10/19 - 10/22
    This is a majorly packed weekend. You have Lit & Luz Festival going on all weekend, we're in the middle of the Chicago Film Fest , and so much more! Keep on eye on this page as the events will likely be updated as more and more sneak in.
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11 hours ago

Man burglarized homes, struck sleeping residents on Northwest, Near West sides

The 1300 block of North Bosworth Avenue in the Noble Square neighborhood

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The 2200 block of West Charleston Street in the Bucktown neighborhood

The 2000 block of West Armitage Avenue in Bucktown

The 1900 block of West Schiller in the Wicker Park neighborhood

The 2300 block of North Rockwell Street in the Logan Square neighborhood

    Man burglarized homes, struck sleeping residents on Northwest, Near West sides
    Chicago police are searching for a man who they say entered homes, stole items and in some cases, struck the residents while they slept.
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13 hours ago

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  • Ravenous Readers

    Mrs. G. is asking for $965.64:
    My students need leveled high interest books and book bins to house those books!
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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REPLACE EXISTING LIGHTS FIXTURE ,ADD NEW RECESSED LIGHTS AND RECEPTACLE

    1155 N. Dearborn St. Issued October 18, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    CONVERSION OF EXISTING MASON SCHOOL LANDMARK BUILDING TO 9 DWELLING UNITS MULTIFAMILY RESIDENTIAL BUILDING- 3B CONSTRUCTION, 2 STORY MASONRY BUILDING WITH GARAGE AT BASEMENT/GRADE LEVEL WITH 3RD FLOOR ADDITION & 2 REAR PROPOSED ROOF DECKS PER PLANS. THE PROPOSED WILL LOWER PART OF THE GROUND FLOOR.

    913 N. Hoyne Ave. Issued October 17, 2017 Comment

23 hours ago

Join Alderman Hopkins for the 2nd Ward Health & Resource Fair

808 N. Lake Shore Dr.

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New Near West Loop Development at 315 South Jefferson

    Join Alderman Hopkins for the 2nd Ward Health & Resource Fair - RNRA Chicago
    The IL Secretary of State's Mobile Unit will be on site to provide Drivers License Renewals (with vision test only), State ID's and vehicle plate stickers for vehicles expiring within the next 3 months.
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24 hours ago

Saturday, October 21st: The 2nd Ward Health a...

...Ward Health and Resource Fair. The event will take place from 9am to 12pm at 808 N. Lake Shore Drive (in the Lake Shore Park Fieldhouse). - The Illinois Secretary of State's Mobile Unit will...


24 hours ago

Dean’s Seminar Series to welcome Abraham Cruzvillegas

339 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611

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    Dean's Seminar Series to Welcome Abraham Cruzvillegas
    Artist Abraham Cruzvillegas did not plant anything inside the triangular soil beds that filled his Empty Lot exhibition. But, eventually, something grew out of nothing. Unveiled at the Tate Modern in 2015, the exhibition featured soil imported from 36 green spaces around London.
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Announcing the 2017 Distinguished Faculty Awards

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    Announcing the 2017 Distinguished Faculty Awards
    SPS Beyond339: News and notes from Northwestern University School of Professional Studies
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25 hours ago

Do good with magic for kids from Open Heart Magic

...black tie gala, Casino Magicale, at 7 p.m. Nov. 11 at The Casino Club (195 E. Delaware Place). The ticket price is a hefty $250, but that includes “heavy hors d’oeuvres and...

    Do good with magic for kids from Open Heart Magic
    Magicians often get the punchline treatment, be it in popular culture or from your pretentious friend. But for Open Heart Magic in Chicago, the magic in what the organization does can feel pretty real. Using magic tricks, the organization brings smiles and laughter to seriously ill children in local hospitals.
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25 hours ago

Watch a Gold Coast apartment tower rise 35 floors in 100 seconds

A new time-lapse follows the construction of the Sinclair apartment tower at Clark and Division

    Watch a Gold Coast apartment tower rise 35 floors in 100 seconds
    While skyscraper aficionados typically must patiently wait months or years to witness a high-rise project come to fruition, a newly published time-lapse video following the growth of the Gold Coast's Sinclair tower compresses the action down to less than two minutes.
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26 hours ago

Festivals: Halloween happenings in the suburbs

Cheers & Spirit Fest: 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at Concord Fifty + Five, 1355 W. Concord Place, Chicago. Local distilleries, breweries and wineries come together for an evening of cocktails, wine and...

    Festivals: Halloween happenings in the suburbs
    Scarecrow Trail: 7 a.m. to sunset daily through Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the Morton Arboretum, 4100 Route 53, Lisle. Nature-themed scarecrows created by local Scout troops. $9-$14. mortonarb.org. Cosley Zoo's Pumpkin Fest: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through Tuesday, Oct. 31, at Cosley Zoo, 1356 N. Gary Ave., Wheaton.
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26 hours ago

Goose Island brewpub reborn as sleek, modern Goose Island Brewhouse

Enter Goose Island Brewhouse will re-open in the coming days at 1800 N. Clybourn Ave., after a 10-month renovation. Here's a first peek. (Phil Phil Velasquez/Chicago Tribune)

    Goose Island brewpub reborn as sleek, modern Goose Island Brewhouse
    It's only a bar, of course. But the transformation of worn and cozy Goose Island brewpub into sleek and tidy Goose Island Brewhouse is a lesson in letting go of the past. The old pub, launched in 1988, was revolutionary when it opened.
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26 hours ago

Game Review: Evil Within 2 A Well Oiled Nightmare Machine

20x2: How Does It Work? @ The HideoutOctober 20, 2017 1354 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago, IL 60642, USA

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6Fall Fest @ Lincoln Park ZooOctober 6, 2017 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

18Lit & Luz Festival @ Roosevelt University & ACREOctober 18, 2017 430 S Michigan Ave. 1345 W 19th St.

18Lit & Luz Festival @ Roosevelt University & ACREOctober 18, 2017 430 S Michigan Ave. 1345 W 19th St.

Glitter Creeps Benefit for Trans Liberation Coalition @ Empty BottleOctober 18, 2017 1035 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

19BYOB Drink N' Draw @ Rotofugi Designer Toy Store & GalleryOctober 19, 2017 2780 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

22Wicker Park Farmer’s Market @ Wicker ParkOctober 22, 2017 1425 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622, USA

HQ's 5th Anniversary Fall Festival @ HeadquartersOctober 22, 2017 213 W Institute Pl, Chicago, IL 60610, USA

    Game Review: Evil Within 2 A Well Oiled Nightmare Machine
    Spoilers for Evil Within (2014) follow: Tango Gameworks' Evil Within released in 2014 to mixed reception. Uneven framerate, a strangely disjointed story, and unyielding difficulty overshadowed a gritty, nightmarish game that is, I think, worthy of cult status. Unfortunately, deep discounts within months of its release and bad word-of-mouth has kept Evil Within from widespread...
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28 hours ago

Weekly picks: Dino Archie plays standup at three Zanies

...Cats" features kitties performing a variety of circus tricks and more at the Vittum Theatre, 1012 N. Noble St., Chicago. $23 adults; $21 students with ID and seniors older than 60. (773) 342-4141...

• McLovins, Teed, Groovy Louie & The Time Capsules: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. $8-$12. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

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...Hollywood Hobo") when he performs standup gigs this week at three Zanies locations: Zanies Chicago, 1548 N. Wells St., Chicago, (312) 337-4027; then at Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles...

...vila's take on the ghostly classic "Giselle" at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago. $39-$174. (312) 386-8905 or joffrey.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Friday...

...Nov. 2. 7:30 and 9 p.m. Thursdays at Haymarket's Drinking & Writing Theater, 737 W. Randolph St., Chicago. haymarketbrewing.com/ or facebook.com/HaymarketBrewing...

...City this weekend and next for a run of standup shows at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., Chicago. $35-$150. (800) 745-3000 or thechicagotheatre.com. 7:30 and 10 p.m...

• Gincy, Kadooge, Boolean Knife, Soleo, The Flabby Hoffman Show: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, The Red Line Tap at the The Heartland Cafe Bar, 7006 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago. $5. (773) 274-5463 or heartlandcafe.com.

• The Mons (album release), Volunteer, Lip, Primer Blind: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, Quenchers Saloon, 2401 N. Western Ave., Chicago. $6. (773) 276-9730 or quenchers.com.

• Red Ransom, American Narcissism/The Pirate Broadcast, Sean Wilson, Mister Moon: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $9-$10. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

• Andrew W.K., The Kickback: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Vic Theatre, 3145 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago. $25. (773) 472-0449 or victheatre.com.

• Katy Perry: 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 24-25, United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. Tickets start at $30.50. ticketmaster.com.

    Weekly picks: Dino Archie plays standup at two Zanies
    Catch up with comedian Dino Archie ("Adam Devine's House Party," "Hollywood Hobo") when he performs standup gigs this week at two Zanies locations: Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles, (630) 524-0001, then at MB Financial Park, 5437 Park Place, Rosemont, (847) 813-0484. $22 plus a two-item purchase.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

29 hours ago

Developer aborts condo sales at Gold Coast tower

...by Letchinger bought more than 150 rented condos last year in the high-rise at 2 W. Delaware Place, a project that stalled after crash. With the condo market rebounding, Letchinger planned to renovate...

    Crain's Chicago Business
    Visit Crain's Chicago Business for complete business news and analysis including healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, government, sports and more.
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