| Mar 19, 2012
| 12:21 PM
The Red Line, the backbone of the 'L,' has become more like a ball of nerves. Last week, the CTA touted a 3 percent increase in ridership from 2010 to 2011, but the southern portion of the Red Line saw a dip—perhaps due to slow zones.
The case of...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 8:55 AM
One of the first big events of the Chicago running season, the Shamrock Shuffle, closed a group of streets in the downtown area this morning.
According to race sponsor Bank of America, these streets will be closed for the 33-year-old 8-kilometer...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Spiaggia and Cafe Spiaggia
980 North Michigan Avenue
To read more about the restaurant:
Potato Gnocchi with Crispy Pancetta, Ramps and English Peas
Potato Gnocchi Recipe:
450 grams baked...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 5:40 PM
The ChicagoShopping.com VIP Event Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12am on 27th, April 2012 and ends at 5pm CST on 19th, April 2012 (“Sweepstakes Period”). This Sweepstakes shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 6:04 PM
The Commission on Chicago Landmarks’ permit review committee on Thursday approved Columbia College’s plan to put a new façade on its building at 618 S. Michigan Ave., part of the Michigan Avenue Streetwall landmark district.
The wall will...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Dr. Katerine Lik
Tips for Combating Seasonal Affective Disorder (S.A.D.)
Increase Vitamin D intake! This vitamin is naturally produced by sunlight and helps to increase sense of well-being and improve sleep patterns.
Use a natural light box to lift...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:32 AM
RedEye Photo Challenge
The RedEye Photo Challenge ("Contest") consists of a series of weekly contests (each a "Weekly Contest"). Each Weekly Contest starts at 5:01 (CT) on Wednesday, and ends at noon (CT) the following Wednesday (the...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 4:09 PM
NBC and "The Playboy Club" are teaming up to give Chicagoans a chance to win some fantastic prizes.
No, not bunny tails. These are better: A walk-on role in "The Playboy Club" and a $5,000 Bloomingdale's shopping spree.
This Thursday, "The Playboy...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Traffic could be less than magnificent starting next week as a resurfacing project begins on North Michigan Avenue.
Starting Wednesday and lasting until mid-November, the project will affect Michigan Avenue from Illinois Street to Oak Street, and Inner...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:13 AM
The Chancel Choir of Saint John Church – Baptist will present their 84th Annual Anniversary Concert on Sunday November 13, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
The theme for this year's concert is: "SINGING PRIASES TO GOD WITH A NEW HEART AND A NEW SPIRIT!"
| Sep 27, 2011
| 2:57 PM
Say the last time you walked out during a movie was 20 years ago, and say that movie you could no longer put up with was an interminable comedy named "The Super." Joe Pesci plays a slumlord, ordered by a court to live in one of his own questionable...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:06 AM
A resurfacing project is scheduled to begin today on North Michigan Avenue, closing lanes and limiting parking for about six weeks.
The Mag Mile will be repaved from Illinois to Oak Street and, on the Gold Coast, Inner Lake Shore Drive from Oak to...