The $100 Margarita At Potter's Lounge At Palmer House Hilton If margaritas were big back in the 1800s, Potter Palmer himself, and perhaps only a few others in his mega-rich strata, could afford the cocktail currently being offered at his namesake bar.
Best Chicago Restaurants Open On ThanksgivingForget cooking on Thanksgiving and head to one of the best Chicago restaurants open on turkey day.
Waiter Who Served Presidents, Movie Stars Honored With Special LuncheonThe Palmer House Hilton rolled out the red carpet and gave star treatment today, not to a movie star or dignitary from a foreign country, but to a banquet waiter who recently retired after 53 years.
Demonstrators Shut Down Monroe Street Outside ALEC MeetingAbout 500 demonstrators have shut down Monroe Street in front of the Palmer House Hilton - protesting the American Legislative Exchange Council meeting at the hotel.
Romney In Rosemont: 'I'm An Economic Heavyweight'Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney made a crack about the purported Chicago tradition of voting early and often Friday, as he campaigned at a restaurant in Rosemont.
Palmer House Hosts "Tuba Christmas"A standing-room-only crowd filled the Grand Ballroom of the Palmer House Saturday for a Chicago tradition -- Tuba Christmas.
Grief Counselors At School After Teacher DiesGrief counselors will be on hand at a Far Southeast Side elementary school Monday morning, helping students cope with the loss of a special education teacher.