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Filed Under:United States / Chicago
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Posts / Week:127.1
Archived Since:March 20, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Three To See: This Week's Theater Recommendations

From multiculturalism to a child’s-eye view of marriage to a classic musical, the Chicago stage has a bit of everything this week. [ more › ]

Friday Afternoon Diversion: Performance Art

After a few seconds of this guy painting, you'll see why we didn't add him to the bill for last night's anniversary party. [ more › ]

Chicagoist's Beer Of The Week: Perennial Artisan Ales' Aria

This week, we've found a wonderful beer to drink during autumn, as long as it decides to stick around for a while. [ more › ]

FBI Raids Lao Sze Chuan, Other Chinatown Restaurants

Warrants were served for Lao Sze Chuan and Lao Shanghai around 10 a.m. [ more › ]

Midday News Links: Police To Screen CTA Passengers' Bags For Explosives

Passengers on CTA trains will have their bags randomly screened starting next month as part of a federally funded counterterrorism effort by the Chicago Police Department. [ more › ]

The Ghost Of Bonny's Is Coming To Slippery Slope For Halloween

Nothing says "scary" like vinyl floors soaked with whiskey and wall-to-wall hipsters screaming the lyrics to the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song. [ more › ]

Pencil This In: Eat Honey Butter Fried Chicken For A Great Cause

Learn about Chicago's coop and help support them while eating delicious food. [ more › ]

Around Town: Hair Of The Dog

  We know some of you could use a little hair of the dog today after partying with us last night. Thanks for celebrating with Chicagoist and we raise our glass (and a few aspirin) to you! [ more › ]

Interview: Toby Jeg Reflects On Ten Years Of Red Scare Industries

We chat with Jeg about everything Red Scare has accomplished so far. [ more › ]

Story Collector Presents: A Live Lit Showdown

Ten of the city’s biggest live lit heavy hitters came out Monday night to compete in Story Collector Presents: Live Lit Showdown. [ more › ]

Morning Box Score: Predators Maim Blackhawks

James neal scored a natural hat trick as the Blackhawks lost in Nashville. [ more › ]

COCKROACH INVADES CITY COUNCIL!!!

The vermin that normally occupy City Council received an unwanted guest Thursday while the man responsible for keeping pests out of city buildings testified during budget hearings. [ more › ]

Today's Weather: Killer Parties

Today is coffee weather. Strong coffee. [ more › ]

It's Vodou—Not Voodoo—At The Field Museum

Turns out we've not only been spelling vodou wrong all these years, we've been getting the practice wrong, as well. [ more › ]

Pencil This In: Become A Mad Scientist Of Chocolate

Learn about the science of chocolate while eating it. [ more › ]

Around Town: Party

  We can't wait for tonight's party and found some festive photos to get us and you in the mood. [ more › ]

Chicagoist's Cider(s) Of The Month: Spain's Ciders

Spain's ciders are a little different than the ciders you may be familiar with. [ more › ]

Chicago International Film Festival: Final Thoughts and Films

As the book closes on Chicago International Film Festival's 50th edition, here are some suggestions for improvement for next year. [ more › ]

Today's Weather: Having A Party

It's a perfect day to come inside, drink some beer and play some video games. [ more › ]

Extra Extra: Federal Hiring Monitor Appointed To IDOT

Dealing a blow to Gov. Pat Quinn, a federal judge appointed a monitor to oversee hiring at the Illinois Department of Transportation, which has been beset by hiring scandals. [ more › ]

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