The Chaser

June 2010

4 years
ago

All the Single Ladies (and Gents): Ready for Some Summer Lovin’?

We all turn to the usual sources for potential dates: bars, Match.com, Jdate, bars, CTA platforms, the produce section at Whole Foods, bars, the elevator at work. But when all these fail (as they so often do), why not just pick someone you like from the pages of a magazine, then place yourself directly in the path of true love at a charity cocktail party where his or her attendance is guaranteed? Seems like a solid strategy to me…

4 years
ago

Hawks Hangout: The Pony owner dishes on the team’s post-Cup party

Before the elated Blackhawks boarded their Philly-to-Chicago plane on Wednesday night, they put in a call to Roscoe Village bar The Pony. The next morning, the bar got a big shot of fame when it became known as the downtown starting point for the team’s two-day victory lap around the city. Bar owner Mark Domitrovich recaps the moment…

4 years
ago

A Good Thing in a Small (Sidewalk) Package: La Terrasse at Le Bar

Patio alert! The Gold Coast’s sidewalk-sipping-slash-people-watching real estate has increased by 32 seats with the opening of La Terrasse, an extension of the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower’s Le Bar

While this tiny triangle arrangement of a few white sofas and chairs can’t compete with the high-in-the-sky…