Beef And Brandy Owner Makes His Return With Lakeview’s Port & Park
Steve Salameh's State Street spot closed last year, but he couldn’t leave the restaurant industry behind.
Bridgeport’s Ramova Theatre Gets City Funding Help — And A Look Inside Shows How Much Work Lies Ahead
As developers clear their first hurdle on the $23 million project, Block Club Chicago got a look inside the dilapidated theater.
Soup’s On In Bridgeport, Where Top Chicago Chefs Will Dish Up Bottomless Bowls For Charity
Michelin-starred chefs and home cooks alike are making unique concoctions for the Souper Bowl’s third iteration.
Lakeview’s Extravagant First Dog Park Could Feature Lazy River, Waterfall — But How Much Will It Cost?
With the park district’s support, neighbors are seeking community input on the design.
Upset Neighbors Argue Against Proposed Food Plant Near Bubbly Creek — Until Someone Shuts Off The Meeting’s Lights
At a heated community meeting in Bridgeport Wednesday night, neighbors questioned whether the construction of a food processing plant was a done deal.
Plans For $23 Million Revival Of Bridgeport’s Ramova Theatre Revealed — And Neighbors Are Thrilled
In addition to the theater, the Duck Inn's Kevin Hickey will bring back the Ramova Grill and include throwback favorites like chili and tamales.
Is The Ramova Theatre Finally Coming Back To Life? Plan For Bridgeport Spot Includes Venue, Brewery, More
The Duck Inn's Kevin Hickey and other neighborhood heavy hitters are behind the plan, which will be shared with neighbors later this month.
Chicago Teachers Holding Craft Market This Weekend To Earn Back Some Lost Strike Pay
The Martin will host the pop-up market, with local teachers selling everything from scarves to succulents.
Cubby Bear Getting Funky This Weekend With Debut Of Artsy Git Lit Funk Fest
The Wrigleyville venue is looking to expand its offerings at the rapidly changing corner of Clark and Addison.
Live Updates From Day 3 Of The Chicago Teachers Strike: Ongoing Talks And A Really Long Picket Line
The Chicago Teachers Strike enters its second week.
Lakeview Speakeasy, Board Of Trade Vaults Unlocked For Open House Chicago
The citywide event will let visitors glimpse hundreds of fascinating buildings this weekend, including these super-exclusive spots in Lakeview, Lincoln Park and Downtown.
Bridgeport Restaurant, Neighborhood Staple For Decades, Up For Sale As Owner Plans To Retire
The news hits just days after another neighborhood icon, Bridgeport Bakery, announced plans to close.
‘Game of Thrones’ Stars Visit Alinea, And Chef Grant Achatz Geeked Out
The longtime fan of the hit series served Kit Harrington and Gwendoline Christie a dessert on his replica Longclaw sword.
Eataly’s First New Permanent Restaurant In 6 Years Will Let Diners Pick Marketplace Products For Their Meal
Shoppers can pick their own seafood and Italian meats at the marketplace's counters and have chefs prepare it at the restaurant.