Megan Horst Hatch
Are you ready for a challenge? These five Chicago races will push you to your limits and let you earn bragging rights after you’ve crossed the finish line.
Think classical music is just for stuffy bores? Think again. From downtown to the suburbs, the Chicago area offers numerous ways for you to hear and discover classical music.
Celebrate Independence Day with a mix of family-friendly and late-night fun. Whether you’re headed out to Lake Michigan or the ‘burbs, you’re sure to get your party on for the Fourth of July.
From tap to traditional, Chicago has numerous dance performances scheduled through the early fall. Grab your friends and make a day of seeing a dance performance.
Want a burger with your beer? If you’re looking for a fun night out, consider checking out the following restaurants and bars that offer extensive and satisfying food and drink menus.
If the play’s the thing for you, you’ll want to catch an outdoor performance in Chicago. Check out the following list of what’s scheduled for this summer.
From film festivals to outdoor movie screenings, the Chicago area offers a wealth of opportunities to see both old favorites and new films on the big screen. Check out the following summer movie events and find an event near you.
Tired of fishing in the same spot every time? Shake it up a bit and check out these five hotspots for reeling in a big one.
If you think independent bookstores in Chicago only sell books and magazines, think again. The following community-focused independent bookstores offer a slew of activities and events for readers of all ages.
Jobs from health care to sales are all seeing increases in listings in the Chicago metro area.
Get an inside look at what it takes to be a clinic coordinator for a public health department.
Do you have a comedy routine you’d like to try out or feel like sharing your latest poetry? Head to one of these open mics in Chicago to show off your stuff.
Professional and business services jobs showed significant gains year over year in the Chicago metro area.
Patty Nedved believes advanced degrees help nurses gain a better perspective on patient care.
Ready to get your off-highway vehicle a bit dirty? Head out to the following off-road sites near Chicago for an adventure that’s literally off the beaten path.
Don’t let the heat beat you this summer. Cool off by exploring these new Chicago museum exhibits.
Debra Albert in Chicago explains the role that education has played in her career as chief nursing officer.
Time’s ticking until Mother’s Day on May 12. Do you need help finding a gift? Check out the following independent stores for tips on what to get mom.
If you want to go off the beaten path in Chicago, check out the following specialty bookstores.
For a unique Mother’s Day gift, you can’t go wrong with a homemade craft from your child. The following crafts are geared to specific ages, but all are sure to delight mom.