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CH Distillery And Ale Syndicate Team Up To Distill Beer

CH Distillery & Cocktail Bar and Ale Syndicate held a tasting for their distilled beer. That's right. A beer spirit. [ more › ]

Local Producer Stefan Ponce Gears Up For His Grammy Send Off

Stefan Ponce is enjoying two Grammy nods and if you've been paying attention his producer credit has popped up on a number of memorable releases from Childish Gambino, Chance The Rapper, ShowYouSuck and Vic Mensa. [ more › ]

Danny's Liquors Urges Customers To Stop Drinking 'Gooseweiser'

Why is Danny's Liquors throwing shade Goose Island's way? [ more › ]

Midday News Links: Northwestern Receives $101 Million Gift

It's the largest donation in the university's history. [ more › ]

The 8 Best Dance Parties In Chicago

Throw back a few drinks, get up on the dance floor and shimmy and shake like no one is watching. Here are the best dance parties in Chicago. [ more › ]

Pencil This In: Miss Spoken At Gallery Cabaret

Let's all relive the worst New Year's Eve of five talented performers, shall we? [ more › ]

Around Town: Radiant Red

  We focus on seeing red today in Around Town. [ more › ]

Do This: Celebrate The Opening Of Fearless Food Kitchen

A big party to celebrate Peterson Garden Project's new kitchen facility with food and drink from some of our favorite chefs. [ more › ]

Secret Stories Of Faith And Fear: 'The Latest Sun Is Sinking Fast'

Mysterious and unsettling, 'The Latest Sun Is Sinking Fast' is a truly enveloping media experience. [ more › ]

Six Things We Learned From The First Mayoral Debate

The five candidates will spar before the Sun-Times editorial board Wednesday. [ more › ]

Morning Box Score: Rose, Bulls Conquer Warriors

The Bulls and Warriors played a barn burner at Oracle Arena Tuesday night. [ more › ]

3 Things Happy Couples Do Together

This post is a sponsored collaboration between Plated and Gothamist staff. Sign up for Plated now and get your first four meals free! [ more › ]

Drink your vacation at Logan Square tiki bar Lost Lake

New Logan Square tiki bar Lost Lake is a rum-soaked adventure. Review: Lost Lake3154 W. Diversey Ave. 773-293-6048Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start Let's be honest: No matter what I say about Lost Lake in this review, you're going to go. Show More Summary

Mr. Cub takes up residence at Daley Plaza

A 7-foot monument to Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks began its four-day stay at Daley Plaza on Wednesday, attracting a hodgepodge of Chicagoans seeking to honor the beloved baseball icon. Banks' wife, Liz, Cubs owner Tom Ricketts, Mayor...Show More Summary

'Squirrel truth' ads debut on CTA

Now arriving on the CTA: The squirrel truth. Ads that feature satirical squirrel "facts" began popping up on the Red Line this month after a Chicago comedian successfully raised more than $4,000 through a Kickstarter fundraising campaign. "Facts" on the ads include: "Squirrels live in trees. Show More Summary

Thursday: Eat. Drink. Do.

EAT Barleywine BlowoutHowells & Hood435 N. Michigan Ave. 312-262-5310Sample versions of Sierra Nevada Bigfoot barleywine-style ale released between 2011 and 2015 paired with snacks such as venison sausage, carved wild boar with black mole, arancini and other fare. Show More Summary

'Fortitude' review: Red-hot mystery melts a frozen world

Never trust a politician, even if she's the mayor of a safe little town called Fortitude. "We live in the one place on Earth we're guaranteed a quiet life," says Hildur Odegard (Sofie Grabol) in the two-hour premiere of "Fortitude" (9 p.m. Show More Summary

Know when to hold 'em

If you are charged with a felony in Chicago, chances are you'll find yourself in a scuffed-up, sunlit courtroom on the Southwest Side known as Central Bond Court. Dozens of defendants shuffle through Courtroom 100 every day, where aShow More Summary

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