Bar22 In South Loop Catches Fire OvernightA fire inside Bar 22 in South Loop overnight left smoke and broken glass early Friday morning.
Three Shot When Argument In Lake County Bar Spills OutsideTwo males and a female were taken to area hospitals for their injuries, which were not thought to be life-threatening, according to the sheriff’s office.
Worst Pick-Up Line Ever, ChicagoIf a woman doesn't seem to want to dance with you, showing her your rad switchblade probably won't win her over.
Chicago's Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 11th-15thCheck out the priceless activities you won't want to miss this week! August 11th-15th.
Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You WantIf you've ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you've come across a "Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go -- oh wait, there is no bartender?" honesty bar.
Stay In The Real-Life Grand Budapest HotelThe luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn't the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would've felt plenty at home running the place.
Hawks Bar Hopping Amid Record Start The deep fryers are on overdrive as the kitchen at Jimmy Green's in the South Loop prepares for another big Blackhawks crowd.
Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Man At Wrigleyville Bar A man is in custody for allegedly jumping out a bathroom stall and stabbing a man in the neck at a bar early Sunday.
Best Bars With Christmas Lights Year-RoundChristmas may only come once a year, but the bars featured below like to stay in the spirit all year long. With twinkling Christmas lights hung every day there's a cozy boost in store for you whenever you're in the mood for a little holiday magic.
Headquarters Beercade: A Tasteful Blast From The PastI had been inside Headquarters Beercade for less than five minutes when it hit me: This place was unlike any other bar--or arcade--I had ever been to. Located in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood, Headquarters Beercade seamlessly fuses together spectacular craft beer and cocktails with classic arcade games...
New Bar, Concert Venue Coming To Hyde ParkUniversity of Chicago students who have outgrown the frat party scene have been complaining about the dearth of nightlife in Hyde Park for decades. But they will soon have one more option besides taking a seat at the long bar at Jimmy’s Woodlawn Tap.
Best Bars For Networking In ChicagoThese local bars in Chicago will not only offer you a great drink, but serve as ideal hot spots to make contacts and help you network for both business and pleasure.
Disabled Illinois Woman Abandoned In Tennessee; Mom Won't Be ChargedA developmentally disabled Algonquin woman abandoned by her mother in a bar in Tennessee has been made a ward of that state, after prosecutors determined her mother didn't break any laws when she left her there.
Best Bars For New BandsAll bands have to have their first show somewhere. That venue will probably be a living room, a basement, or a “co-operative event space/art incubator/creativity collective,” which is really just to say some industrial-sized living room. And these venues are fine and dandy and a lot of fun! But should you tire of playing The Spork Fort and Loveship Factory, there are real-life, honest to God licensed venues out there...
Fallen Marine's Parents To Open Bar In His HonorThe parents of a 25-year-old Marine from Elmwood Park who didn't make it back from Afghanistan have honored a request made by their son.