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Lollapalooza Festival Fashion Guide

Lollapalooza weekend is here – and with the weekend-long music festival comes a fashion show like no other. If you’re looking to up your festival style this year, check out a few of the local shops below for everything from vintage ware to hats.

07/29/2015

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Guide To Father’s Day In Chicago

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 21st. Here are some fun gift ideas and ways to celebrate with dad this weekend in the city.

06/19/2015

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Guide To The Pilsen Food Truck Social

The Pilsen Food Truck Social will take place this weekend, June 6-7th. Check out the full lineup of food trucks, bands, and Revolution beers below.

06/05/2015

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Do Division Street Fest And Sidewalk Sale Guide

Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale kicks off this weekend, May 29th-31st in Wicker Park. Along with two stages of live entertainment booked by Chicago’s own Empty Bottle and Subterranean, Do Division also offers 10 blocks of local designers and boutiques, artisans, restaurants and family fun.

05/28/2015

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Last Minute Easter Brunch Ideas

With Easter coming Sunday, the clock is ticking to make those brunch reservations! Leave the cooking to someone else this year and check out the brunches below. Division Ale House 1942 W. Division St. Chicago, […]

04/03/2015

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Guide To The Chicago Small Business Expo

By Lauren LaRoche Small Business Expo April 9, 2015 Time: 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration: Free thesmallbusinessexpo.com Small Business Expo brings together thousands of business owners and decision-makers to network, attend business critical workshops, […]

03/26/2015

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Best Ways To Celebrate Fat Tuesday In Chicago

Cactus Bar and Grill 404 S. Wells Street Chicago, IL 60607 CactusChicago.com Cactus Bar and Grill will hold their fifth annual Crawfish Eating Contest for Charity on Tuesday, February 17 at 6:30 p.m. This fun, […]

02/17/2015

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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and there’s still time to make a reservation. Here are a few last minute ideas for both couples and singles. III Forks 180 N. Field Blvd. Chicago, IL 60601 312.938.4303 […]

02/12/2015

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Best Super Bowl Sunday Specials In Chicago

By Lauren LaRoche   Ring in another Super Bowl Sunday with a chili cook off, meats to go, all you can’t eat buffets and even more food and drink specials. The Super Bowl is Sunday, […]

01/28/2015

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Hot Soup For You! (Happy National Soup Month!)

By Lauren Wulf LaRoche   Just in time for the Polar Vortex, January is National Soup Month. The specials below will run now through January 31st. Lottie’s Pub 1925 W. Cortland Chicago, IL http://www.lottiespub.com Lottie’s […]

01/16/2015

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Chicago-Themed Gift Baskets For The Holidays

By Lauren LaRoche Wulf   To make holiday shopping a little less stressful, here is a round up of a few Chicago themed gift ideas for everyone on your list. From local holiday brews, baked […]

12/05/2014

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Guide To West Town’s WinterFest

WinterFest When: December 6-7th Time: 12:00-6:00 Where: West Town, Halsted to California, Grand to Division http://www.westtownchicago.com   Winter is coming, and one of Chicago’s most legendary neighborhoods is embracing it with the ushering in of […]

12/02/2014

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Wicker Park Boo-Palooza Guide

Bring the family and your pooch out to Wicker Park for a little Halloween fun. Boo-Palooza, on October 25th, will transform Wicker Park Garden on Damen Avenue in to a Halloween Festival ground.

10/24/2014

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Chicago Menus That Are Showing Their Support For Breast Cancer Awareness

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, these Chicago establishments have special menus, events and fundraising activities throughout the month of October. Get out there and support a great cause! Franklin Tap-Pumpkin Beer Festival 325 […]

10/17/2014

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Chicago Marathon Guide: Where To Carb Up, Cheer And Catch All The Action

Happy marathon weekend, Chicago. Whether you’re a marathon supporter or participant, there’s no shortage of happenings this weekend to help you carb up, celebrate and cheer on runners. Here’s a round up of restaurants and bars with viewing parties and pre and post-race specials.

10/10/2014

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A Guide To Chicago’s OctoberFeast

The 6th Annual River North Business Association kicks off OctoberFeast October 7th. OctoberFeast is a unique tasting tour, leading groups of 50 or less to visit five of the participating restaurants in the River North neighborhood. There are five different routes for participants to explore.

10/06/2014

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National Cheeseburger Day Specials

To celebrate National Cheeseburger Day, skip the cards and flowers and get yourself to one of the restaurants below. To help you out, here’s a round up of a few participating Chicago restaurants with specials […]

09/18/2014

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Oktoberfest Celebrations In Chicago

Grab your lederhosen and das boots! Oktoberfest celebrations have taken over the city. If you’re feeling festive, check out the parties and events below.

09/11/2014

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Where To Celebrate National Sandwich Month

Move over Labor Day, there’s another summer holiday in town – National Sandwich Month. Throughout the month of August these local Chicago restaurants are paying homage to the all American sandwich.

08/19/2014

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Air & Water Show Bar/Restaurant Specials

If the sand isn’t your scene, there are a few bars and restaurants catering especially to Air & Water Show spectators this weekend. With special menus and prime locations along Lake Michigan at Navy Pier and North Avenue Beach, you’ll have a spectacular view for the show.

08/13/2014

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