| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Pizza review: Parlor Pizza Bar
108 N. Green St. 312-600-6090
Rating: 2.5 (out of 4)
Eventually, the club kids become restaurant owners. Jerry Kleiner parlayed his experiences at Cairo and Shelter into Marche and Carnivale. DineAmic, the group behind...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Spike came. Spike cooked. Spike conquered.
Spike Mendelsohn, whose Good Stuff Eatery restaurants are in the Washington D.C., and Philadelphia areas, was guest chef and big winner in Friday night's Hamburger Hop, besting 14 other competitors.
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
With little fanfare, the newest restaurant from James Beard Award-winning restaurant group One Off Hospitality opened in Wicker Park Monday morning.
Dove’s Luncheonette (1545 N. Damen Ave.), a 41-stool counter diner serving “Southern-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:02 AM
Joe Russoniello, a co-founder of Everywhere, a small business platform and consumer mobile application — and a co-founder and president and CEO of the Deerfield Beach-based marketing and branding firm Brand Tango — recently...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:45 AM
It’s safe to say Dave Chappelle is a fan of The Underground.
The comedian and former “Chappelle’s Show” star hung out at the club following his appearance at Sunday’s Aahh! Fest in Union Park. Chappelle was spotted at The...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:37 AM
At one point there were as many as a dozen Czech restaurants in the Chicago area, most of them grouped along Cermak Road (named after a Czech-born former Chicago mayor), in Cicero and Berwyn, and along Ogden Avenue in Brookfield. I used to call the area...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Chicago's restaurants are looking forward to a wild weekend. Here are a few suggestions for Halloween.
Artango Bistro. A Spanish-themed Hallow's Eve Dinner Friday features a four-course dinner ($55), 1900s-costumed servers, tango dancing and open...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 6:56 PM
A 44-year-old worker died and three others were injured Saturday afternoon when a brick facade fell from a West Lawn neighborhood building and injured workers, officials said.
The accident happened shortly before 1 p.m., at a single-story commercial...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Kenneth H. Richardt was a longtime West Chicago business owner and a former alderman in the western suburb who is credited with helping create the parade that turned into the city's popular Railroad Days festival.
Mr. Richardt, 95, died of congestive...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Seven years after it moved from central Allentown to a larger building off of Lehigh Street, Louie’s Restaurant has settled comfortably into its second home. It has broadened the fare to include seafood and dressed up the interior as the...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
So much for hoping that Halloween plans would just manifest like a friendly spirit. Now Oct. 31 is here and you're about to be as disappointed as a trick-or-treater handed a toothbrush. Luckily, these 10 bashes either don't require reservations or have...