South Loop

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

New Drag-Themed Restaurant Lips Will Feature Nightly Shows, 8-Foot Chandeliers And More

Lips, opening in the South Loop later this month, will have a "dragalicious" gospel brunch on Sundays and theme nights.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Want A Free Single-Family Home Renovated By HGTV’s Downing Brothers? Here’s How To Win It

You have until Sept. 15 to enter to win a free South Side home renovated by the famous Downing twins.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Should Chicago’s Casino Come To Your Neighborhood? City Asks Residents To Weigh In

Don't want the West Side looking like the Las Vegas strip? Tell the city in a new online survey.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

‘Save The Trees’ Ordinance Pushed By 2 Aldermen To Get City To Try Less-Invasive Water Main Repair Method

If the ordinance passes, the city will launch a new pilot program for cured-in-place pipe technology and put a hold on removing more trees.

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

4 Police Cars, 2 Officers’ Personal Cars Vandalized Outside South Loop Police Station

The vandal struck about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday outside the station in the 1700 block of South State Street.

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Carjacked In South Loop After Robbers Hit Him With Gun

The carjacking happened late Monday in the 1300 block of South Wabash Avenue.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Dangerous Waves As High As 7 Feet Possible At Chicago Beaches Monday

Strong currents and high waves mean Chicago's beaches will be dangerous for swimming all Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

No Air Conditioning? No Sweat: Pro Tips On How To Keep Cool Without AC

Chill your sheets in the fridge, run your AC in short blasts ... and avoid cuddling.