| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
"This is a no Sox zone. You should probably not wear socks (too)," said one woman on Milwaukee Avenue....
| Aug 10, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Get excited about the Built Festival, coming this weekend. Here are some deets from Curbed Chicago....
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:12 PM
Journalists are never really on vacation. Phones keep ringing and emails keep flying in. I had taken this week off to relax and spend time with my kids since they're both out of school now. I have yet to relax and my kids have been busy with camps,...
| Oct 15, 2010
When William Howell got an opportunity for a fellowship at Stanford University, he assumed he would rent out his four-bedroom home in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood through the housing office at the University of Chicago, where he is a professor of...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Family and friends of a Chicago police dispatcher killed this week when her vehicle was struck by a stolen car gathered to say goodbye today during her funeral at a North Side church.
Marciea Adkins, 42, was on her way home from work Sunday morning in...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 2:20 PM
Digital Producer, Editor
Hometown: Hoffman Estates, IL
Current Home: East Ukrainian Village
What's great about Chicago? The accents and the pizza
I'm the one on the staff most likely to... cry...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 5:11 AM
Haven't you always wanted to take one of those pizza tours? Today on BuyWithMe, $24 gets you a two-hour walking tour of four pizza places, with a slice at each -- normally $48.
Both Groupon and Living Social have Chicago car wash deals, and none too...
| May 7, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Western Avenue may not be Chicago's most beautiful street, but local artist and architect Jane Sloss thinks that it is the city's most revealing. That's why the 31-year-old Andersonville-based artist decided to paint 24 watercolor paintings, one to...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:15 PM
1633 N. Halsted St. 312-867-3888
Chris Pandel of Bucktown favorite The Bristol channels the simplicity of Italian cooking with roasted
meats, wood-fired pizzas and homemade pastas.
2326 N. Clark St. 773-348-1774
This no-frills tavern...
| Dec 6, 2011
Silver Cloud Bar & Grill
1700 N. Damen - Bucktown
| Dec 17, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Band name: Santah
Sound: On its debut effort, "White Noise Bed," the local quintet flirts with the same exploratory Americana championed by bands like Whiskeytown and Wilco. Fitting, since the album was recorded at the late (former Wilco member) Jay...