Moo & Oink

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Chicago On YouTube: Moo & Oink Teaches Chicago How To Rap

In this edition of the wildly popular ‘Chicago on YouTube,’ we reminisce about the wonderful commercials Moo & Oink used to make in the 80s and 90s. Those were the days…


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Moo & Oink Name Goes To Highest Bidder: $530,000

A famous Chicago name went on the auction block this morning, and it was sold to the highest bidder for more a half million dollars.


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Judge Hopes Public Auction Will Revive Moo & Oink

A federal bankruptcy judge has ordered a public auction of the iconic Moo & Oink grocery store chain, which shut down in September.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

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Former Moo & Oink Workers Fighting To Get Unpaid Benefits

Former employees of Moo & Oink meat markets have been fighting to force the chain to pay them pension and health benefits they are still owed from the months before Moo & Oink stores started closing.

CBS 2–09/27/2011

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Moo & Oink Stores In Danger Of Closing

Whether you enjoyed their food or just saw their distinctive commercials, most Chicagoans recognize the name “Moo & Oink.” But as CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports, the grocery store chain might be forced to shut down.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011


Best Butcher Shops

Chicago has plenty of meat markets, but since it’s “Barbeque Month” we’ll focus on the grilling kind as opposed to the River North kind. Here’s a selection of some of the best places in Chicago to find the goods for the grill.