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Running with the Devil (Dawg) 

I’m pretty frugal in nature at times, taking moments to save money and cook for myself. So the moments as a tour guide where I give food recommendations to restaurants is my chance to shine as a bullshit artist, molding Yelp, OpenTable, Zagat, and TripAdvisor reviews to fit my own lexicon. 175 more words


A Night Out In Chicago: Emporium Arcade Bar

A few weeks ago, I went to a Royal Rumble event with Touré and my other buddies at this place called Emporium Arcade Bar. Let’s just say that I had a blast, since this was my very first time going to a place that has not only a bar, but also an arcade. 298 more words


The Wicker Park Connection digs in

After filing a foundation permit late in 2016, the Wicker Park Connection is burrowing into the soil on its lot at 1640 West Division Street. The 15-story project from… 99 more words

New Construction

Hot new hotels: The Robey & The Hollander, Chicago

Grupo Habita has opened The Robey and The Hollander ho(s)tels in Chicago’s hip Wicker Park neighborhood. Which do you like best?

The Robey (main picture) is a design boutique hotel situated in the heart of Chicago’s trendy Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods. 311 more words



A dramatic entrance wall of flickering candles sets the mood for romance as Wicker Park’s 6-month-old hot spot Harvest Moon marks its inaugural Valentine’s season with a 6-course Valentine’s menu created by Executive chef Emmalee Santioni.  112 more words

Double Door Evicted From Wicker Park Location

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Double Door in Wicker Park is closing its door.

For more than two decades, the iconic music venue has hosted musicians such as, The Rolling Stones and Kanye West. 194 more words


1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago.

The slaying happened about 12:45 p.m. 646 more words