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"Carrie 2: The Rage" Now On Stage At The Arkham Theater

The Arkham at 4609 N. Clark You might not even know that Uptown has a new spot for musical theater..at Clark and Wilson!"The Arkham" is now featuring Carrie 2: The Rage (An Unauthorized Musical Parody). It runs now until November 19. Looks like a fun time! Tickets and more info and can found here.

Man Fell To His Death At LondonHouse Hotel In The Loop Monday Afternoon

A 44-year-old man fell to his death Monday afternoon, from the 23rd floor of Chicago's LondonHouse hotel. [ more › ]

Kuma's, Which Used To Proclaim 'No Vegan Options,' Now Serving Impossible 'Bleeding' Burger

The much-loved, metal-themed burger institution is the latest to offer the vegan patty, which aims to mimic the appearance and flavor of beef. \m/ [ more › ]

Saturday's Rainfall Broke Records, Making It The Wettest Day Since 2011

Saturday's epic deluge flooded the Riverwalk and created a mess of many streets around Chicago. [ more › ]

25 Chicago coffee shops serving up great coffee and character

Chicago is a blessedly caffeinated city, not just thanks to the plethora of coffee behemoths planted on every corner—hello, Starbucks and Peet’s—but also thanks to the lovely local coffee shops that adorn our city storefronts. In the spirit of promoting Chicago’s finest bean slingers, then, we’ve...

Auction Yanks Cubs World Series Ring, Which Was Apparently Legit

A former scout tried to cash in on his hardware, which would have likely cleared $100,000. [ more › ]

New Details Punch More Holes In Speculations About Kenneka Jenkins' Death

Speculation ran rampant on social media in the aftermath of the teen's tragic death, which was officially ruled an accident by the medical examiner's office. [ more › ]

13 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This Week

The spooky season gets started with a couple different walking tours this week among other fun to-dos in the city. [ more › ]

Chicago nightlife at Debonair Social Club last week

Scenes from Debonair Social Club in Wicker Park on October 12. Want to see more of Chicago's nightlife scene?

Rogers Park Mourns Popular Teacher Killed By Stray Gunfire

The 64-year-old teacher was with her husband near the Morse CTA stop when drive-by gunmen opened fire. Police said Cynthia Trevillion was not the intended target. [ more › ]

Ask Anna: Is it normal to be attracted to my partner's twin?

Ask Anna is a sex column. Because of the nature of the topic, some columns contain language some readers may find graphic. Dear Anna, Please, tell me it is somewhat usual to like your partner's twin. I've been feeling like a freak, but they are so much alike.—Anonymous Fear not, Anon. It’s normal,...

What's Missing From This Picture?

A drive down Clark Street this weekend and something was missing... What could it be, what could it be? That's it, construction! The task of replacing more than 4200 feet of water main that dated back to 1889 -- when Grover Cleveland...Show More Summary

Ald. Osterman To Hold Town Hall Meeting In Uptown This Tuesday

From Ald. Osterman's latest newsletter:"Each year I host a series of 48th Ward Town Hall meetings throughout the ward. These events begin with a State of the Ward presentation followed by significant time for questions and answers. Please attend the meeting in your part of the community. Show More Summary

Where Are They Now? Heading West

Those who remember former 46th Ward alderman Helen Shiller might be interested to know that she has moved her "resilient & relentless" activism from Uptown to Chicago's West Side.Brendan Shiller is holding a fundraiser for his Westside...Show More Summary

Breaking Ground After 45 Years Of Lying Vacant

Construction work has begun on a new 33-unit, four-story building with ground floor retail at Sheridan and Agatite. It's the first time since the early 1970s that anything has happened in the two adjoining vacant lots. We are glad to see them returning to a useful purpose after nearly half a century of lying fallow.

Margate Park Presents Haunted Movies

In honor of the season, Margate Park will present two nights of Haunted Indoor Movies:On Thursday, October 26th, you can see the 2017 version of Beauty and the Beast, an adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and young women who fall in love. Show More Summary

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