John Hancock Observatory

(Credit: jhochicago.com)

Best Holiday Events And Celebrations In Chicago

With the Thanksgiving holiday already past, now is the time to really venture out and celebrate the festive season of lights. As Christmas day draws near, these recommended area attractions will bring much joy and peace to everyone in the family.

12/03/2012

John Hancock (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

John Hancock Stands Up To Sandy’s Winds In Chicago

Strong winds forced officials at the Willis Tower to close its Sky Deck Wednesday, but the observation deck on the 94th floor of the Hancock remained open for business.

10/31/2012

John Hancock Center

Willis Tower Skydeck Closed Due To Wind, But Hancock Observatory Open

Strong winds forced officials at the Willis Tower to close its Skydeck for the day on Tuesday, but the observation deck on the 94th floor of the John Hancock Center remained open for business.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2012

Best Winter Dates In Chicago

Best Winter Date Ideas

If you’re having trouble coming up with date-night ideas in the bitter cold, have no fear. Even in cold weather, Chicago provides a number of great date-night options. Warm up with your special someone with some of the activities featured here. (You won’t even have to give us credit for the ideas.)

01/06/2011