| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:20 PM
An Evanston man who robbed a number of beauty salons and small shops throughout the Chicago area was sentenced today to 14 years in prison for four hold-ups in DuPage County, according to prosecutors.
Jason Logsdon, 42, pleaded guilty to armed robberies...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Brewer Tom Korder already had plenty of details to share about Penrose Brewing Company when we first spoke to him in September. From big-picture ideas about his brewing style to intricacies like beer names and tap handle design, it felt like Penrose could...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Chicago police have issued a community alert for the Wicker Park neighborhood after a man tried to lure a 10-year-old boy into his car while the child was walking to school this morning.
According to a release from the Chicago Police Department Office...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Simona Calla, a fairly new addition to Division Street, released on Tuesday it's second line of handbags in perfect pastel colors that are sure to spice up those fleeting grey wintery days. From painted floral patterned clutches and mustard yellow wallets...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Four people were arrested in a street robbery that left a man injured as he walked through Noble Square neighborhood last weekend, authorities said.
The group was arrested in connection with the Sunday night robbery in the 1500 block of North Bosworth...
| Apr 4, 2014
Review: Fulton Market Kitchen
311 N. Sangamon St. 312-733-6900
Rating: !!! (out of four) Off to a good start
Loved it: The large first-come, first-served lounge. It's nice to have someplace in the neighborhood that you can come for...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Friday unveiled its new $26 million remodeling of international Terminal 5, complete with 24 new upscale retail shops and restaurants, some of which are Chicago originals.
Airport officials conceded...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Gather up three of your best dining friends and set a date for Puerto 511.
But make a reservation first. Word is out about Puerto 511, and diners were being turned away, nicely, on a recent Saturday night. Bring along a bottle of wine or a six-pack of...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
1528 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-276-7002
Step inside Wicker Park shop Una Mae's and you'll find retro pendant lamps, a plushy couch and a display table made from repurposed chairs and doors—it's got that laid-back vibe your hip aunt and...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Pro wrestler Colt Cabana pretends to hurt people for a living. The 33-year-old Deerfield native has been doing it for 15 years, briefly in WWE but mostly on the independent scene. But the punch he delivered to actor Michael Cera’s groin in late...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Crispy Brussels sprouts: Like the St. Louis cook who dropped ravioli into the deep fryer on a whim, Marty Fosse may start a revolution because of an afterthought. A few years ago, Fosse — the owner of Anteprima, Ombra and Acre in Andersonville...