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  • FBI: Loop bank rob suspect tied to other heists

    FBI: Loop bank rob suspect tied to other heists
    A man who previously has served two stints in federal prison for Chicago-area bank robberies has been charged in another heist and is suspected in four others and an attempted robbery in the last month. Sharkey Elam, 67, was arrested Thursday after a...
  • Grill gone but not forgotten

    Grill gone but not forgotten
    Q: Would you know if the Ramova Grill is still in operation? It was located at 35th and Halsted not too far from the Ramova Theater. Also is the theater still there? —Alice Bowen, North Olmsted, Ohio. A: The Ramova Grill closed in 2012, ending a...
  • Re-creating restaurant's Tuscan chicken pasta

    Re-creating restaurant's Tuscan chicken pasta
    Q:I have eaten at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery several times and LOVE their Tuscan Chicken. Is there a recipe that you could get for this delicious dish?  —Patricia Korns, Westmont A: Yes! Here's the recipe for Rock Bottom's Tuscan Chicken...
  • CTA passes at old price still on sale

    CTA passes at old price still on sale
    There's still time to get a deal on CTA passes. The CTA said Monday that retailers could continue to sell passes at the old prices as long as they had them. Prices were hiked Monday for daily, weekly and monthly unlimited ride passes. "Our belief is...
  • 10th Annual RedEye Rock 'n' Vote: Local bands, send demos now!

    10th Annual RedEye Rock 'n' Vote: Local bands, send demos now!
    By now it's no secret: Alums of RedEye's Rock 'n' Vote contest get results, from the major label signings of I Fight Dragons and Rockie Fresh to The Congregation opening for Wilco and one of last year's competitors, Santiago x The Natural, gaining...
  • Ice wine: Older is better?

    Ice wine: Older is better?
    Q: I have a 2008 German Eiswein, and I haven't had it stored in a refrigeration unit since I got it. I was wondering if it is still good to drink. I have had the bottle stored upright in a dark cabinet that stays room temperature. Does it only need...
  • Man shot dead on South Side

    Man shot dead on South Side
    An afternoon shooting in the Bronzeville neighborhood has left one man dead, authorities said. Kelvin Jemison, 29, was declared dead at 3:20 p.m. at the University of Chicago hospitals following the shooting in the 4500 block of South Champlain Avenue,...
  • Winter jazz preview: From Dianne Reeves to Sonny Rollins, a hot lineup

    Winter jazz preview: From Dianne Reeves to Sonny Rollins, a hot lineup
    A buoyant winter season ahead includes: "Shadowgraph: Octets by Franz Schubert and George Lewis": The innovative thinkers at the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) perform major works by masters from two centuries and genres. The repertoire...
  • How to save for retirement

    How to save for retirement
    On the face of it, this is tragic and makes no sense. In survey after survey, Americans say they’re worried about ending up at retirement without enough savings, Social Security or Medicare. Nevertheless, they let their 20s, 30s and 40s get away...
  • Buddha heads designed to get people thinking

    Buddha heads designed to get people thinking
    Half-submerged Buddha head sculptures started popping up in five Chicago neighborhoods in the fall, and in 2013, the next phrase of the public art installation is set to turn even more communities on its head. Ten Thousand Ripples—a...
  • 'Diversey' by MacKinlay Kantor gets another shot

    'Diversey' by MacKinlay Kantor gets another shot
    How forgotten is MacKinlay Kantor's "Diversey"? Well, when I looked it up on the Chicago Public Library website, I found only one copy available systemwide, in the closed stacks of the downtown branch — meaning that any reader interested in taking a...
  • Cops: Mag Mile robber tied to 2 Loop heists

    Cops: Mag Mile robber tied to 2 Loop heists
    A man who robbed a bank on North Michigan Avenue on Monday also is suspected of robbing two Loop banks in the last month, Chicago police said today. The man who robbed a Citibank branch, 539 N. Michigan Ave., about noon on Monday is believed to have...