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Any Chicagoan knows that pizza is not just pizza.

Chef's Table at Jerry's Lincoln Square

At this Chef's Table we'll indulge in the mightiest of mashups - the sandwich!

Executive Chefs and co-owners Sarah Stegner and George Bumbaris

The popular Christmas Eve To Go menu at Prairie Grass Cafe (601 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook, IL 847-205-4433) is giving the restaurant’s annual Thanksgiving To Go a run for its money.

Meet Top Chef Stephanie Izard at ArcLight Cinemas December 20

This fall Chicago’s newest movie experience, ArcLight Cinemas, has been connecting film lovers with local tastemakers.

Free Days at Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science & Industry is offering free admission to Illinois residents on the following dates in 2017.

The Chocolate Sanctuary Pan Seared Chilean Sea Bass

Imagine a restaurant that's dedicated to chocolate. The menu is filled with chocolate cocktails, chocolate appetizers, chocolate butter, chocolate entrees, and, of course, chocolate desserts.

Shopping Malls in Downtown Chicago

Chicago is known for its shopping. The Magnificent Mile alone contains over 460 retailers, and this high concentration of stores and shops is due in large part to shopping malls.

Downtown Chicago has some of the ritziest hotels in the country, and no where are they ritzier than on the Magnificent Mile. If you're looking for upscale accommodations, these luxurious lodgings will pamper your from check-in to check-out.

7 Tips to Help You Enjoy Chicago's Christkindlmarket

Enjoy one of Chicago's favorite holiday traditions with these 7 tips for enjoying the Christkindlmarket.

Inside a historic 1923 commercial skyscraper is one of Chicago’s newest hotels: The LondonHouse. Hidden on the twenty-first floor above the hustle and bustle of Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive is a sexy and cozy bar that is an astonishing getaway from the Chicago winter weather. With a menu that changes according to the seasons and a cocktail menu that doesn’t disappoint, LH on 21 is a must do!

The free Lincoln Park Zoo is open every day of the year, and it's particularly fun during the holiday season.

Enter to Win Sleep Wellness Package from Brentwood Home

Enter to win a luxurious Sleep Wellness Package from The Local Tourist and Brentwood Home

Finding Neverland's national tour's cast dazzles at Broadway in Chicago

Do you believe in magic? Broadway in Chicago's Finding Neverland, about the creation of Peter Pan, landed at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre.

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

If the play's your thing you're going to love next February.

Chicago has become a city about brunch. With so many options, it is difficult to decide where to go.

CTA Holiday Train

If you think you see Santa and his reindeer flying by in Chicago you're not losing your mind.

Lincoln Park’s boutique hotel invites guests to experience one of Chicago’s favorite holiday traditions while taking in the splendor of an unparalleled hotel stay

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Buona Beef fans line up in tents to await opening

There are few things that will get people excited enough to line up in the dark, in below-freezing temps, and wait for hours. Black Friday and its lure of inexpensive gifts is one.

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