| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Becoming fashion royalty is no easy feat, especially if you’re doing it from Chicago, where the industry lacks the prominence of New York or L.A. J. Byrnes is content not being No. 1, and the name of his streetwear company proves it. To him,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:48 AM
The quality of a culinary experience is no longer judged merely by the food on one's plate but also by the accompanying libation sipped and savored between bites. As an increasing number of restaurants prioritize mixology, some are realizing not all...
| May 28, 2014
| 9:08 AM
The recent opening of Slippery Slope in Logan Square continues a springtime burst of new dance parties. Here's the lowdown on four of them:
Neo 51 at Sub 51
51 W. Hubbard St. 312-828-0051
When: Tuesday nights, 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m.
What: Sub 51 teams...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Three years after he pulled his massive condo unit in a 60-story River North high-rise off the market, former Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Cristobal Huet listed it again on Tuesday for $2.495 million.
Huet, 38, played for the Blackhawks from 2008 to...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Entrepreneur Beau D’Arcy paints a romantic picture when talking about his latest venture, a floating entertainment complex called Breakwater Chicago.
“When you’re on Breakwater, you have the ability to have a great dinner, a glass of...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:45 AM
Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Bollig has just paid $810,000 for a three-bedroom, 2,300-square-foot loft condominium unit in River North.
A Blackhawk since 2011, Bollig, 27, recently signed a new three-year contract extension worth $3.75 million,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Supporters of a potential presidential bid by Hillary Rodham Clinton, including several prominent Illinois Democrats, attended a pair of downtown fundraisers Thursday, giving cash to a political action committee aimed at providing the Illinois native...
| Jun 19, 2014
A five-bedroom, 6,700-square-foot ranch home on 2.5 acres near downtown Geneva that actress, model and comedian Jenny McCarthy had rented for the past few years is on the market for $2.28 million.
The house, built in 1975, has 5 1/2 baths, a walkout...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Penn Station East Coast Subs is ready to expand into Chicago, hoping its grilled and cold subs stand out in a market already stuffed with sandwich-centric chains.
Despite its East Coast name, Penn Station got its start in Cincinnati. Founder Jeff...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Even as Mayor Rahm Emanuel prepared for a big fundraiser tonight featuring former President Bill Clinton as his special guest, word spread of a new effort to boost Emanuel's re-election chances in 2015.
A new super political action committee formed by...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:39 PM
Chicago Bulls great Michael Jordan's ex-wife Juanita Vanoy Jordan on Thursday sold her 8,000-square-foot, triplex penthouse on Lake Shore Drive for $3.2 million.
The Jordans, who divorced in 2006, paid $3 million in the 1990s for the four-bedroom...