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Best Sandwiches In Chicago

Celebrate National Sandwich Month with these delicious local eats.

08/06/2014

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Best Hotel Gift Shops In Chicago

Local hotels are smartly stocking their gift shops with unusual, Chicago-centric and hotel-specific items for you to tote back home for yourself or friends and family. Here are some of the best.

08/05/2014

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Best Upcoming Art Exhibits In Chicago

From monsters to political works, the Chicago area has an abundance of art exhibits that are sure to delight and intrigue.

08/04/2014

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Best Indoor Playgrounds In Chicago

Don’t let the weather get you down with these indoor plagrounds in the Chicago area.

08/02/2014

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Best Petting Zoos In The Chicago Area

Visiting a petting zoo can be a great way to let the kids interact with animals, and get away from the hustle and bustle of city living.

08/01/2014

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Ask A Chicago Expert: Best Summertime Vodka Cocktails

Whether you want your summertime vodka cocktails shaken or stirred, Brian Raney of Weber Grill Restaurant shares his tips on how to keep your drink cold and refreshing this summer.

07/31/2014

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Best Vegan-Friendly Restaurants In Chicago

Discover delicious vegan dishes at these five Chicago restaurants.

07/30/2014

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Best Salons For Men In Chicago

Here are a few of our favorite salons that cater to men in the Chicago area.

07/29/2014

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Chicago’s Most Interesting Churches

No matter what religion you profess, if you like art and architecture, you should tour some of the churches in your city or in towns you visit.

07/28/2014

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Best Restaurants In Chicago Worth The Hype

How do you know which hyped-up restaurants will actually deliver? Here is a list of favorites that local Chicagoans agree are worth the notoriety that they’ve enjoyed.

07/26/2014

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How To Celebrate National Grilling Month

Though the 4th of July is a pretty big deal in the United States, let’s not forget another important American holiday – National Grilling Month. Also, celebrated in July, National Grilling Month is a month long celebration of all things, charcoal, meat and BBQ. You can pay homage to the charcoal flames at any of the local happenings below. Move over 4th of July, Grilling Month is on.

07/25/2014

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Best Places For Families To Watch The Game In Chicago

While watching the big game at home can definitely have its advantages, going out as a family to watch the game on multiple television screens can help to hype up the event. Bring the kids to your next game-day celebration and skip the babysitter fee for a change.

07/25/2014

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Best Gelato In Chicago

Cool down this summer with a creamy Italian gelato at these five Chicago locales.

07/23/2014

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National Hot Dog Day Celebrations

It may not have fancy Hallmark cards but National Hot Dog Day is being celebrated in Chicago throughout July. In case you’d like to buy your family a hot dog present, the actual holiday is July 23rd. Celebrate the American icon and delicious Chicago staple at any of the local restaurants below. Happy Hot Dog Day!

07/22/2014

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Best Outlet Malls Near Chicago

Getting a discounted price on a favorite brand makes for a great shopping trip, under anyone’s standards. Checking out an outlet mall can be a way to have a one-stop spot for all of your shopping needs.

07/22/2014

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How To Get Involved In Chicago’s Theater Community

There’s nothing wrong with going to a theater to enjoy a classic or new play, but if you wish you could do something more active than applaud, you’re in luck.

07/21/2014

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A Breakdown Of 5 Of Chicago’s Best Neighborhoods

Despite gentrification and an influx of transplants across the entire city, these communities still have that “je nais se quois” that makes each distinctive in its own right.

07/19/2014

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Best Places To Pick Summer Fruit Near Chicago

Getting fresh produce can mean picking it yourself at one of the many farms or orchards around the Chicago area.

07/18/2014

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Best Bars For Singles In Chicago

Chicago offers spaces for single mingling disguised as laid-back taverns and hotel bars as well as the venerable dance club and dive bar.

07/17/2014

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Best Waffles In Chicago

Try these five waffles in the Windy City, and your stomach will thank you.

07/16/2014

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