| Sep 4, 2009
| 4:22 AM
One thing we've talked about some but not much here is the restaurants in Greektown. I'm not even sure I could name all of them anymore. When I first moved here, everyone went to Ikaros and the lines went out......
| Oct 23, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Here's part two of guest poster Robert of Cross Key's eating adventures on his recent road trip. His photo and descriptions are making me hungry. ELDetroit is not a food desert. To paraphrase Mark Twain, the demise of Detroit......
| Dec 2, 2009
| 4:22 PM
It's nondenominational! It keeps on giving! It's the 100 things holiday gift! No, this wasn't my idea, but I was pleased and flattered when I got this e-mail:First of all GREAT article!! Loved it. Question for you..I would like to......
| Dec 10, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Other Reviewer Richard reviewed the Acropolis in today's paper, and within the review he discusses the restaurant as part of Greektown and says what role he sees the other restaurants there having. I don't think of Greektown as a neighborhood......
| Mar 3, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Mr. Magoo Pizza in Greektown seems to be doing a brisk delivery business -- in milkshakes.And Baltimore doctors, nurses and other hospital staffers seem to be the ones mostly slurping them down.A Magoo driver delivered five shakes to Mercy hospital......
| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is your final weekend before Labor Day, and you have plenty of opportunities to make it count. Take your pick of nine festivals focused on food, art, music and fashion in neighborhoods from the South Loop to Logan Square. Hungry? Head directly to...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:46 PM
A federal judge today refused to release Chicago real estate developer John Thomas on bail so he can repair and then help sell the Riverdale marina project he was convicted of looting, saying he found it "absolutely impossible to trust" that the serial...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:09 AM
What do you get when you put a four-star chef in a one-star concept?
In the case of Bottlefork, you get a solid two stars.
I thought chef/partner Kevin Hickey (who pulled down four stars as chef at the late Ritz-Carlton Dining Room) was crazy for...
| Jul 18, 2014
Leon Marinakos combined an interest in Greek history with skills as a photographer to put together scores of lectures on subjects ranging from the 1821 War of Greek Independence to intimate looks at modern-day Greece.
"People who saw his slides...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
At least 30 people were shot over about 13 hours starting 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon and continuing into early Monday morning. Four of the 30 people shot died and several more remain in critical condition.
The shootings Sunday into Monday brings the...
| Jun 19, 2014
Chicago bakeries and pastry shops with cafes where people can enjoy house-made baked goods and desserts are often labeled European but, by now they are an integral part of the American dining landscape. They reflect the contemporary lifestyle of those...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:22 PM
When I moved to Phoenix in January to be a visiting professor at Arizona State University, I expected to sample street tacos and green chilies and the wood-oven pizza from Pizzeria Bianco that everyone raves about.
Unexpectedly, I also found Chicago...