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Italian Beef and Giardiniera pizza hand-crafted fromVito and Nick's.(Facebook/Encyclopizzeria)

Deep Dish Or Thin Crust? Authoritative Chicago Website Will Soon Hit Your Eye

How much do you know about pizza? And where are the best places to get it? A new website that launches next week is devoted to all things Chicago pizza.

05/23/2014

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Chicago’s Best Of 2013

As 2014 draws closer, it’s time to look back on 2013’s high points in Chicago. Join us in celebrating 2013’s successes by checking out our top five posts in Chicago below.

12/16/2013

Aurelio's Pizza was started in 1952. (CBS)

Pizza A Popular Pick On Thanksgiving Eve

Well we all know turkey is the most popular dish for Thanksgiving, but what are Chicagoans eating in record numbers Wednesday night? Believe it or not it’s pizza.

11/27/2013

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Jon Stewart Responds To Mayor Emanuel’s Response To Jon Stewart’s Rant Against Chicago Pizza (Is This Getting Out Of Hand?)

A rant about pizza was all it took to seemingly split the country in two — or so some jokes would have you believe.Jon Stewart, apparently not one to let others beat a joke into the ground, had a response for Mayor Emanuel’s gift of Chicago pizza on his Twitter account last night…

11/15/2013

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Jon Stewart, How Could You? ‘The Daily Show’ Insults Chicago Pizza

John Stewart, angered by Chicago’s response to the decision to declare One World Trade Center the tallest building in the U.S. over Willis Tower, said some unsavory things about Chicago’s famous deep dish pizza.

11/14/2013

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Chicago’s Deep Dish Pizza Ranked #1 On Deadspin’s ‘Foods Of The States’ List

For some, local food is the most important identifier for a human being. What you eat can easily define who you are and where you’re from. But, out of all the food choices across America, which local treat is better than the rest?

10/17/2013

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Ten Foot Mailbag: Does A Cutler Contract Hinge On The Playoffs?

I doubt that’s the deciding factor when Phil Emery sits down with Cutler’s representation after this season.

670 The Score–08/16/2013

Lou Malnati's pizza. (credit: loumalnatis.com)

Chicago Snubbed On TripAdvisor’s List Of Top 10 Cities For Pizza

Granted, any Top 10 list is going to be subjective, no matter what the subject, but if Chicago’s not on a list of Top 10 cities for pizza, something is wrong.

08/09/2013

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Ten Foot Mailbag: Idiots Come Out For Blackhawks Celebration

They break windows and throw bottles in the street and really stick it to The Man when they think The Man (who likely hasn’t oppressed them, as these twenty-somethings are mostly suburban-raised fortunates thinking they’re cool by slumming it in the city for street cred) isn’t looking.

670 The Score–06/28/2013

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Best Food Trucks In Chicago

Get in line at one of these food trucks and your endorphins will thank you.

06/19/2013

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Wilmette Pizza Place Burglarized Again

For the third time in several months, someone broke into a norths suburban Wilmette pizza restaurant, smashing a west side window on April 28 in order to enter the building, rip a cash register from its moorings, and take it and several other items outside.

05/05/2013

Six Arrested After Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed In South Shore

Chicago police chased down and arrested six people who robbed a pizza delivery driver at gunpoint, then sent a pit bull after responding officers Tuesday night in the South Shore neighborhood.

12/05/2012

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Charity Plans Huge Pizza Donation For Soldiers On Super Bowl

A taste of Chicago will be headed to Afghanistan come Super Bowl Sunday.

11/06/2012

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Chicago On YouTube: Conan O’Brien’s Favorite Chicago Foods

I have no problem with Conan pointing out our gluttonous ways. I am guilty as charged, can often be found shoving food in my gullet until I feel like exploding beef and thick, pizza sauce all over the unfortunate schlubs around me. His choices though are so mundane! They’re exactly what you’d expect. So here I am offering you three alternatives to Conan’s “suggestions.”

09/07/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Pizza Topping?

09/03/2012

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Grill Grrrl Recipe: Grilled Mini Caprese Pizzas

Pizza is not just for ovens anymore. The grill is a great place to do pizza because you get nice grate marks on the dough that adds a nice touch as the grill actually cooks […]

08/30/2012

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Rosati’s Combines Hot Dogs, Pizza With New Menu Item

One local franchise chain is just about ready to release this summer a unique collaborative taste-treat.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

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Some Near NATO Summit Site See Opportunity For Business

A little over two weeks until the NATO summit is held in Chicago and one of the businesses in the shadow of McCormick Place plans to not only be open but hopefully do well.

05/04/2012

This screen grab of surveillance video shows the armed robbery that occurred at Village Pizzeria Friday morning. (CBS)

VIDEO: Armed Robbery At Ukrainian Village Pizzeria

Armed robbers left something behind at a Ukrainian Village pizzeria: clear images on surveillance video for police to analyze. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

01/06/2012

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Best Of 2011: Fast Food

Being the singular expert on ‘Best Of’ articles about fast food, I went ahead and compiled a list of some of the best of the best. So I present to you, my friends, the best fast food I had to eat for my job this year! Here’s to my health!

01/04/2012

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