| 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,...
| Jul 13, 2014
Put on your walking shoes for a glimpse of old money — literally and figuratively speaking — with the Driehaus Museum's "Mansions and Millionaires: The McCormickville Walking Tour," an exploration of the historic residences in River North....
| Jul 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
One-off restaurant/brewery collaborations and the debut of a new cidery will be highlights of this year's Festiv-Ale, an annual beer fest and fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The event will take place Sept. 12 at Carmichael's on the Near...
| Jul 3, 2014
Chicago Cubs TV broadcaster Jim Deshaies and his wife have paid the full $1.35 million listing price for a two-bedroom, 2,212-square-foot condominium unit on the 40th floor of a tower in the River North neighborhood.
Last year, Deshaies, 54, replaced...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Chicago Cubs TV broadcaster Jim Deshaies and his wife have paid $1.35 million for a two-bedroom, 2,212-square-foot condominium unit on the 40th floor of a River North tower.
Last year, Deshaies, 54, replaced Bob Brenly in the Cubs’ TV booth as the...
| Jun 27, 2014
Design Within Reach has taken its Eames chairs and Saarinen tables to a spacious new studio meant to make customers feel right at home.
The 17,000-square-foot shop along the North and Clybourn shopping corridor at 755 W. North Ave. had a soft opening...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:39 AM
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will talk to the City Club of Chicago today about the county's budget, but she's sure to get asked about her political plans as she continues to leave the door open for a run against Mayor Rahm Emanuel....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:41 AM
The Chicago-area Charter One branches that U.S. Bank bought from Rhode Island-based Citizens Financial Group have opened today under the U.S. Bank name.
The transaction gives U.S. Bank a total of more than 160 branches in the Chicago area, and nearly...
| Jun 21, 2014
Was last weekend's relative ease just a cruel tease? Will this be the weekend that dire warnings of "Carmageddon" come true and construction on the Kennedy Expressway strangles Chicago?
Crews started work Friday evening and will go nonstop until as late...
| 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...
| 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...