Torchio Pasta Bar opens May 16 in River North.Kevin Osterhout/Provided

River North’s Torchio Pasta Bar, Opening Next Week, Will Have Station Where Diners Can Watch Pasta Being Made

The new restaurant will focus on authentic Italian food made with seasonal ingredients.

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What Should Chicago’s New Piping Plover Chicks Be Named? A Contest Is Taking Suggestions

Suggested names for Monty and Rose's new chicks must reflect Chicago's "heritage, culture and diversity," according to the birder group.

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Replay Andersonville Shuts Down Temporarily After Waiter Tests Positive For Coronavirus

"We should all expect it at some point, that someone tests positive," the owner of Replay said. "By being intelligent about it, we can live with the virus."