| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A real estate attorney on trial on charges he sexually assaulted a woman in her Gold Coast hotel room denied on the witness stand Wednesday that he coated his hands with lip balm after his arrest to thwart investigators, saying he was only cleaning up...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:39 PM
A nurse who talked to Allan Kustok at the hospital where his wife was pronounced dead said the Orland Park businessman told a slightly different story of how he came to find his wife's body than the version he told an emergency room doctor a few minutes...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Newlyweds Leighton Meester (“Gossip Girl”) and Adam Brody (“The OC”) had brunch Saturday at Little Market Brasserie at the Talbott Hotel in the Gold Coast. Meester is in Chicago rehearsing with James Franco (“127 Hours”...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The 900 North Michigan Shops' Presidents Day Tax Free Event starts Saturday and lasts through Monday. More than 40 of the 70 retailers are offering the 9.25 percent discount, including J. Crew, MaxMara, Kate Spade New York, Mont Blanc, Michael Kors ...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:05 AM
By fall 2011, months after taking office, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he had fulfilled a campaign pledge to move some 1,000 cops to beat patrols to beef up the Police Department's front lines in the fight on crime.
But in the more than two years since then,...
| Feb 9, 2014
If you are stumped coming up with a Valentine's Day gift, a new Chicago delivery service wants to do the thinking for you.
Foxtrot, a mobile app startup launched in September by two University of Chicago Booth School of Business students, delivers...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:20 PM
E-cigarettes will join regular smokes and other tobacco products as forbidden in most indoor public places in Chicago after aldermen today passed a measure backed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to restrict where electronic cigarettes can be used and how they can...
| Jan 16, 2014
Former Chicago Blackhawks left winger Daniel Carcillo last week listed his two-bedroom, 2,500-square-foot loft condominium in Lincoln Park for $649,000.
An Ontario native, Carcillo, 28, joined the Blackhawks as a free agent in 2011 and was part of the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
671 N. St. Clair St. 312-642-1800
Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of 4) Heating up
Chicago is in the midst of such an Italian restaurant renaissance that you can almost smell the garlic in the air. The prince of orange clogs, Mario Batali, and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Seniors in the Gold Coast neighborhood are being warned after two men posed as police officers and stole money from two women Friday and in late November.
Most recently, an 83-year-old woman was victimized Friday in the 900 block of North Michigan...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Few phrases quicken my pulse as reliably as "a new Paul Kahan restaurant." I've been counting the days since I heard that One Off Hospitality (Donnie Madia, Terry Alexander and Kahan, among others) was developing a rustic, seafood-focused Italian...