Chicago Father Reinvents Himself During Pandemic Recession While Getting Closer To His DaughterIt's a Chicago classic: the hot dog. Local tradition dictates it's all-beef, piled high with a garden of ingredients, and absolutely no ketchup. But now a family business born out of the pandemic recession is doing things its own way.
Check Out Chicago's Top 5 Spots For Hot DogsWith baseball season officially starting on Thursday, March 28, it's the perfect time for your taste buds to score a home run with the right hot dog.
You Can Relish A Good Time At Hot Dog Fest In Lincoln ParkFestival goers will get to sample different types of hot dogs celebrating various regional and ethnic styles.
Vienna Beef Opens Hot Dog Museum For 125th AnniversaryVienna Beef is celebrating its 125th anniversary with the grand opening of a new hot dog museum at its headquarters in Bucktown.
Heinz Hoping Ketchup Disguised As "Chicago Dog Sauce" Catches OnWith National Hot Dog Day coming up, Heinz is hoping its new "Chicago Dog Sauce" will convince people to commit the cardinal Windy City sin.
National Hot Dog Day Means $1 Hot Dogs At Portillo'sIn honor of National Hot Dog Day, Portillo's is offering $1 hot dogs on Wednesday, July 19.
Man Who Wrote And Hummed Oscar Mayer Wiener Jingle DiesThe man who got generations of hot dog lovers humming along to the Oscar Mayer Weiner song has died.
Watch: Stephen Colbert Goes Undercover To Sling Hot Dogs At Wrigley Field"Since I'm from South Carolina, I'm rooting for my home team: the Chicago Cubs," Colbert says.
Best Summer Food: Hot Dog vs HamburgersWhat is truly the best food of the summer? Is it hot dogs or hamburgers? Test your friends in this fun backyard barbecue party idea.
An Ode To The Hot Dog: Celebrating Baseball's Favorite FoodOn National Hot Dog Day, we celebrate by looking at the best hot dogs in baseball stadiums around the country.
Best Gourmet Hot Dogs In ChicagoSince Hot Doug's closed and took its rattlesnake dogs and duck fat fries with them, there's room on the block for other sausage slingers to get creative with alluring wieners and come-hither toppings.
Shake Shack Comes To ChicagoFor those who don't know, Shake Shack is exactly what it sounds like -- burgers, hot dogs, crinkle cut fries and shakes. Shake Shack has set themselves apart by offering craft beer and wine. They're not complete strangers to Chicago, all of their hot dogs are from Chicago's own Vienna Beef.
Rain Can't Keep Hot Doug's Fans Away On Last Day Of BusinessDespite the steady rain overnight, Chicagoans have been lined up for hours on the Northwest Side, to say goodbye to the iconic Hot Doug’s hot dog stand.
Money-Saving Tips For CampingWith warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.
Hot Doug's To Close Permanently In OctoberIt looks like Hot Doug's, the holy temple of hot dogs located in Avondale, is closing. Not to be hyperbolic, but this may be the worst news. Ever.