| Jul 15, 2012
| 4:30 PM
If you followed Kelsey Grammer’s time in the Chicago area filming Season 2 of cable network Starz’s “Boss,” you likely know the five-time Emmy-winning actor had his wife’s name tattooed on his hip in April at Insight...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Lady Gaga has ordered fried chicken at Table Fifty-Two and deep dish pizza at Lou Malnati’s during past visits to Chicago, but the “Born This Way” singer opted for vegetarian-friendly restaurants during last week’s stay in the...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Gold Coast resident Yanina Beccaria and her partner Ken Barrington won season 2 of the Jenny McCarthy-hosted NBC reality show “Love in the Wild” Tuesday -- just as many had expected.
The couple clicked from the beginning, unlike other...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:48 PM
These are the dog days of summer.
Especially at Gold Coast’s Downtown Dogs. The restaurant has dubbed its double dog served on a single bun the "Equality Dog," taking its cue for the promotion from the news swirling around Chick-fil-A.
| Aug 3, 2012
Thanks to the popularity of cupcake shops, you can buy a hand-held sweet treat in any number of neighborhoods. But now, you'll be able to grab one at any hour of the day, thanks to a 24-hour cupcake ATM from Gold Coast bakery Sprinkles (50 E. Walton St.)....
| Aug 6, 2012
| 11:30 AM
No one was injured but about 30 residents of a Gold Coast apartment building were forced to leave their homes when a fire erupted this afternoon.
Emergency crews were called to the 10-story building at 18 E. Elm St. at 12:12 p.m. when an automatic...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 1:20 PM
What do Chicago restaurants Spiaggia, Table Fifty-Two, Girl and the Goat and Topolobampo have in common? They all feature former “Top Chef” and “Top Chef Masters” contestants in their kitchens. And, not coincidentally, they’...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:40 PM
A 22-year-old African American woman was found dead at a small, independent hotel just a half-block away from Chicago's Magnificent Mile.
Her body was discovered at about 10 a.m. Monday by a clearning crew at the Whitehall Hotel. She suffered an apparent...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 11:53 AM
A suspect in custody for the shooting death of a woman at a Gold Coast hotel had left his cell phone in the room, police say.
Authorities arrested the 28-year-old man late Tuesday night at his home in the Humboldt Park neighborhood for the slaying of...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:46 PM
A still unidentified Chicago man is being held in connection with the shooting death of a woman from Texas whose body was found at a Gold Coast hotel on Monday.
Chicago police say the suspect left his cell phone in the room where the victim was found....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Ah, the Fourth of July. There are barbecues and fireworks, picnics and pool parties, and sparklers galore. Then, there are the requisite red, white, and blue outfits—which are, it turns out, not all created equal. (Not to be unconstitutional.)