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Proposed Sober Living Facility at 928 Cullom Fails To Win Neighbors' Votes

photo courtesy Redfin From Ald. Cappleman's office:"After a community meeting on Thursday, July 6 Alderman Cappleman asked community members within 250 ft. of the proposed property to vote either by paper ballot or online starting July...Show More Summary

Sober Living Facility On Cullom Fails To Win Neighbors' Votes

photo courtesy Redfin From Ald. Cappleman's office:"After a community meeting on Thursday, July 6 Alderman Cappleman asked community members within 250 ft. of the proposed property to vote either by paper ballot or online starting July...Show More Summary

Cook County Lays Off 300 With Proposed Soda Tax At A Standstill

Cook County had to lay off over 300 employees Friday, after a lawsuit stalled a county soda tax proposal that was supposed to help fill a budget shortfall. [ more › ]

Learn About The Past, Present and Future of Cycling Uptown’s Coast

The Institute of Cultural Affairs and the Uptown Coastal Initiative recently launched the environmental education series, Out and About Uptown’s Coast, and the second session of the series, Cycling Uptown, is scheduled for Thursday,Show More Summary

4 Ways To Enjoy The Game Of Thrones Season 7 Premiere This Weekend

Winter is here, and so is Game of Thrones Season 7. How will you prepare? [ more › ]

Shop these spots while you wait for Solange at Pitchfork fest

Going to a music festival these days is as much about the actual music as it is the food, swag and shopping. Pitchfork Music Festival is no exception. And, luckily, they've made the whole shopping thing pretty easy for you. The main thing you won't want to miss is the Renegade Craft Fair and CHIRP...

The Old Ronny's Space In Logan Square Will Serve Up 'Borderlands'-Style Food As Lonesome Rose

The new tenants of the beloved former dive property are taking it southwestern-meets-Mexican. [ more › ]

Pitchfork festival food: 6 best bets under $6

It's probably wise to assume if you're at Pitchfork fest this weekend, you're going to be partaking in some festival food—and blew most of your cash for the weekend on your ticket. We rounded up the six best options, including tried and true staples that are returning from last year—like Wow Bao,...

Cop Accused Of Brutality Also Reportedly Owned Racist Websites

The cop has made no denial of having owned the sites, the victim's lawyer reportedly said. [ more › ]

SoundCloud Is Collapsing, & Chance The Rapper Is Trying To Save It

Like so many recent rappers, Chance used the streaming platform to help spark his ascent. Can he spare it from meltdown? [ more › ]

16 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This Weekend

So many reasons to be outside this weekend including multiple music festivals and garden walks. [ more › ]

Chicagoans Are Not Pleased With Those CTA Ads For Milo's Book

Similar posters were pulled from the D.C. transit system. But the CTA said ads for the infamous alt-right figure's book "do not violate CTA's ad prohibitions." [ more › ]

Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

Whether you're going this year or are sitting at home with FOMO, we got you covered on all things Pitchfork.

Chicago date idea: Murakami at the MCA then Japanese cocktails

Rather than putting a ton of effort into an outing and then just hitting one spot, why not extend the adventure? This week, we’re pairing a visit to the Takashi Murakami exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art with a Murakami-inspired Japanese whiskey cocktail at Noyane. Main attraction: “The...

You Need To Make $96K To Afford A 2-Bedroom Apartment In Chicago

That's way up from last year's estimate: $76,000 a year. [ more › ]

'Handmaid's Tale' Dressed Demonstrators Urge Rauner To Sign HB40

The protesters used the imagery from Atwood’s novel as a way to highlight just how quickly women’s rights could disappear given the shift rightward America has seen politically. [ more › ]

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