| Feb 14, 2015
| 8:49 PM
IGNITE HEART BALL: The American Heart Association will hold its third annual Heart Ball Feb. 28 at the Renaissance Allentown at 12 N. Seventh St. The evening is cocktail attire, with cocktails and silent auction beginning at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7:30....
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:39 AM
Just in time for Opening Day, Goose Island's Wrigleyville brewpub is going into extra innings.
Closed last fall, presumably forever, the brewpub one block south of Wrigley Field is getting a reprieve for the 2015 season, but likely no longer, Goose...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 9:46 AM
When Wine Enthusiast magazine ranked Orlando No. 6 in its top wine-travel destinations of 2015, some scratched their heads as the region was grouped into a list of the "world's most exciting wine destinations."
Others reveled in the social-media...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 1:16 PM
There are worse problems than expanding your business 1,100 square feet, only to find that you're already at capacity again, if you ask Drew Fox.
The founder and master brewer of 18th Street Brewery in the city's Miller section, is only 15 months into...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 9:30 AM
Those who don't eat meat, or other non-vegetable protein such as fish or cheese, may feel slighted by the wine and food pairing club. You don't hear much about chardonnay with chard or peas with pinot. But the elements in foods and food preparations...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:14 PM
Folks dressed up when they ambled down the dirt road to Club Brownie back in the '30s. After all, the talent performing there was the entertainment royalty of the day: Cab Calloway, Kay Kaiser, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and others.
| Feb 15, 2015
| 4:30 PM
Brunch, beer and opera and more things to do in Chicago on Monday, Feb. 16.
Max's Wine Dive
1482 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-661-6581
Didn't get your brunch fix over the weekend? The Wicker Park wine bar's new weekly menu features...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 10:00 PM
9 new brunches (plus two more coming soon) worth bundling up for
We might spring forward this weekend, but winter still has a pretty tight grip on this town. At these nine newly launched brunches—and two more coming soon—hearty hashes,...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:34 AM
A Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar is slated to open March 10 in Boca Raton.
Zinburger's second Florida restaurant will be at Town Center at Boca Raton, 6000 Glades Road. The gourmet burger and wine bar opened its first Sunshine State restaurant at...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:23 PM
My harmonica lesson is squeezed in between those for students far shorter and far younger than me, so waiting my turn is a weekly reminder not to aim for an octave I'm unlikely to reach.
It's not that those kids sound better. But they have a lot more...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Sixteen teams from around the globe will compete in the 2015 USA Sevens International Rugby Tournament when it takes over Sam Boyd Stadium Friday, Feb. 13, through Sunday, Feb. 15.
This variation on traditional rugby features two seven-player teams...