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Photo by Miguel "Flowers" Montgomery

In the long list of ways my life is better than yours, I present to you my recent attendance of the Goose Island Bourbon County Stout tapping party at Whirly Ball with my photographer, “Flowers”.  At said party, I did not whirly, nor did I ball, though I did try to make my way through a distressi

Christmas is coming early to the Headquarters Beercade in River North with their upcoming inaugural A Charlie Brown Christmas Brunch happening Sunday, December 9 from 12 pm - 4 pm. Put this amazing

Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving

When you don't feel like spending all Thanksgiving in the kitchen either cooking or cleaning, you can make reservations instead. Check out these Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving

Le Sud ("south" in French) offers a truly authentic French-Mediterranean menu focusing on fresh, high quality ingredients, enhanced with modern techniques. Located at 2301 Roscoe Street (on the corner of Oakley) Le Sud has started out strong and considering the “dream team” behind the concept, it will only get better.

Pink Taco, the iconic, playful Mexican brand, hosts its inaugural Thanksgiving Dinner providing holiday meals to Chicagoans in need. Partnering with Inspiration Corporation, a non-profit organization helping part

Through the end of the year, and possibly longer, you can imbibe some pretty spectacular cocktails newly offered at Travelle, at the Langham Hotel.  They've taken their cues from famous works of art and created cocktails to reflect them.

The Globe Pub is known for two things: football and beer. After our Chef's Table event, you can add tasty food to that list.

Just in time for the holiday celebrations Meiomi introduced its first sparkling wine made in champagne method.

Free Christmas Events in Downtown Chicago

Get out your calendars - it's time to start planning Christmas in Chicago! The free holiday events begin this weekend, including the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Caroling at Cloud Gate, Dance-Along Nutcracker, and the opening of the McCormick Tribune Ice Skating Rink. Wheee!!!

There are some artists that just stand out in a way that defies explanation. They are so driven by their art, whatever genre, that they work tirelessly, constantly evolving and presenting to the world.  One of those artists is Chicago's own Ian Maksin.

Chicago Dance Crash Featuring the world premiere of “Al Nafs” by Amirah Sackett

Founded in 2002 and led by artistic director Jessica Deahr, Chicago Dance Crash has emerged as a critical staple of the local and national dance scene, engaging audiences and broadening the exposure of hip hop/contemporary dance.

Please note there are no published medical studies linking the consumption of Scotch Whisky to the rapid development of a Scottish brogue nor the sudden acquisition of Scottish idiomatic phrases as occurs with Mr. Garlington in the following story.  

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