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  • Another Swanberg makes her mark in film

    Another Swanberg makes her mark in film
    You may note this column does not begin with a Park City, Utah, dateline. While the annual Sundance Film Festival wraps this weekend in Park City, I am here in Chicago, and it's a peculiar thing watching the latest film by a Chicago writer-director here, via Vimeo link, the same week the film's world premiere is celebrated at Sundance.
  • Small Bar to close Nov. 13

    Small Bar to close Nov. 13
    Bars come and bars go. But the demise of Small Bar on Division Street stings a bit more than the average bar closing. Phil McFarland’s bar at 2049 W. Division St. – the original partners are no longer part of the operation – opened...

    Rahm Emanuel's favorite beers and bars in Chicago

     Rahm Emanuel's favorite beers and bars in Chicago
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the idea came to him while he was swimming: Why not push Chicago as a beer destination? "You can count your laps while you're swimming, or you noodle on an idea," the mayor said. "I was getting ready for a quarterly tourism...

    Revolution Brewing Brewpub: A beer destination turns to food

    Revolution Brewing Brewpub: A beer destination turns to food
    In the not too distant past, restaurants and bars were mutually exclusive ideas. You satiate hunger at the former and drown away sadness at the latter. Times have changed. Look at the evolution of bar food in America as three distinct periods: It...

    30 dishes to eat while visiting Chicago

    30 dishes to eat while visiting Chicago
    You've already waited in line for popcorn at Garrett. You've endured verbal abuse at The Wieners Circle. And you've devoured the Chicago classic that is the Italian beef sandwich (Al's #1 and Johnnie's being the best, depending on who you ask). So...