Jazz Musician Beaten Outside Green Mill LoungeFriends of a 69-year-old Chicago jazz drummer said he was the victim of a hate crime this past weekend, when he was attacked leaving the Green Mill Cocktail Lounge in Uptown.
Best Historically Significant Bars In ChicagoIf you're looking for some history with your pint of beer, then give these historically significant bars in Chicago a look.
Best Places To Discover New Music In ChicagoChicago has many different musical tastes, from folk music to hardcore metal. Of the large number of clubs, organizations and music venues in Chicago, here are some of the best for discovering new artists.
Jazz Great Von Freeman DiesThe tenor sax player died of heart failure over the weekend. But he has left his mark on young musicians.
Date Spots On The 'L'For whatever reason, tonight’s date is going to be car-less. And that’s okay! If you’re up for a little transit of the public manner, you can reach all sorts of destinations in the city. In fact, we’ve laid out a date where you can hit stops all over the city, and barely walk farther than you would to find the nameless one-way street you left your car on during the last date.
Report: Investor Buys Uptown Building That Housed Goldblatt's, BordersThe vacant building that housed Goldblatt’s, and later Borders, in the Uptown neighborhood has been purchased by an investor who plans to bring in new businesses, according to a published report.
Someone You Should Know: Jazz Guitarist PriestJohn Moulder is a Catholic priest who finds spiritual fulfillment and strength by playing jazz guitar. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
UPDATED: Obama Celebrates 50th Birthday At AragonThe Uptown neighborhood was host to a big celebration for President Barack Obama on Wednesday, for a combination birthday party and campaign fundraiser.
Best Small Venues For Live Music In ChicagoThese venues all made the cut because of a focused conviction to presenting Chicagoans the best in up-and-coming musicians as well as providing a haven for intimate concerts with larger bands.