The official timekeeper at the United Center prepares to hang up his NHL sport coat at the end of the season.
Making it onto Chicago’s list of best new restaurants is hard enough. Graduating to the all-star roster—the monthly recommended dining listings—is even harder. Here’s how the numbers break down from 2005 through 2014.
The Peoria representative resigned today following allegations of improper spending.
The man behind the buzziest bar in Logan Square recounts the booze cruise he took in the name of research, dishes on the spot’s new beer, and tells us what’s next.
Quiz yourself on some of the strangest episodes from this year’s municipal elections.
Want to know where to watch (or avoid)? Check out our Super Bowl watch party roundup.
The iconic player known as Mr. Cub died Friday at the age of 83.
You can’t take home the Shedd Aquarium’s little orphan otter, irresistible as she is. Plan a legal outing with one of these rentable critters instead.
When President Obama visited Northwestern University in October, he gave a shout-out to a cool new project there: turning solar energy into liquid fuel. The Solar Fuels Institute initiative, headed by professor Dick Co, aims to replicate photosynthesis with an artificial tree (see rendering) to produce clean fuel for your car; a prototype should be … Read more
As “The Colbert Report” wraps up on Comedy Central, here’s a look back at some of the best Windy City cameos on Stephen Colbert’s show.