An Ode To The Hot Dog: Celebrating Baseball's Favorite FoodOn National Hot Dog Day, we celebrate by looking at the best hot dogs in baseball stadiums around the country.
Best Gourmet Hot Dogs In ChicagoSince Hot Doug's closed and took its rattlesnake dogs and duck fat fries with them, there's room on the block for other sausage slingers to get creative with alluring wieners and come-hither toppings.
Shake Shack Comes To ChicagoFor those who don't know, Shake Shack is exactly what it sounds like -- burgers, hot dogs, crinkle cut fries and shakes. Shake Shack has set themselves apart by offering craft beer and wine. They're not complete strangers to Chicago, all of their hot dogs are from Chicago's own Vienna Beef.
Rain Can't Keep Hot Doug's Fans Away On Last Day Of BusinessDespite the steady rain overnight, Chicagoans have been lined up for hours on the Northwest Side, to say goodbye to the iconic Hot Doug’s hot dog stand.
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Hot Doug's To Close Permanently In OctoberIt looks like Hot Doug's, the holy temple of hot dogs located in Avondale, is closing. Not to be hyperbolic, but this may be the worst news. Ever.
Felony Franks Owner Licenses LA Food TruckFelony Franks, the now-closed West Side hotdog stand that hired only ex-offenders, is now going Hollywood.
Chestnut Wins 6th Straight Title, Downs 68 Dogs Joey Chestnut won his sixth straight Coney Island hot dog eating contest.
Conan's Triumph The Insult Comic Dog VS The Weiners CircleThere's nowhere scarier than Lincoln Park's The Weiners Circle. No shady viaduct, abandoned house or hospital psych-ward will leave you feeling as demoralized and insulted as the good folks at one of Chicago's... finest... establishments. Which is probably what led Conan O'Brien the send the innocent Jack McBrayer there to get a hot dog...
Rosati's Combines Hot Dogs, Pizza With New Menu ItemOne local franchise chain is just about ready to release this summer a unique collaborative taste-treat.
Ten Foot Mailbag: Frankfurters, Deutsche Banks And Hitler Calls The Birthday LinToday’s date is 4/20. For mature people that date means nothing more than it’s Friday, and we’ve survived another week that has taken years off of our lives. For wastes of organs, the date means some unofficial, lame celebration of marijuana, as though its proponents “celebrate” any less on other days.0
Billboard Along Eisenhower Links Hot Dogs To 'Butt Cancer'If you’re driving down the Eisenhower Expressway on the city’s West Side, you might do a double take as you pass a new billboard featuring a dire warning about “butt cancer.”