Bondy Studio McKinley ParkFrom $159,000 to $365,000 Bridgeport Boom Heads WestA southwest side manufacturing district boasts buildings perfect for loft living “McKinley Park is absolutely poised for growth,” says Nicole Greifenkamp of The Habitat Company, an affiliate of McKinley Park Developers, which is converting an old warehouse in that southwest side neighborhood to loft condos. … Read more
Deal Estate toured a house with three agents who offered their assessments
The Bears Quarterback Hall of Lame: a sad history of concussions, sprained limbs, and getting barred from the Playboy Mansion
After years in the doldrums, Motorola has hot new products and a rising stock price. Leading the revival is the scrappy Ed Zander, who’s betting big on “the device formerly known as the cell phone”
In Glencoe, a group of moms mix it up on the ice as members of a cheekily self-deprecating hockey team.
Chicagoan and NFL legend Gale Sayers talks about his recent whirlwind USO tour of military bases around the world, the war in Iraq, and the importance of teamwork.
Joe Silverberg, the former clothier of Bigsby & Kruthers fame, reappears as a purveyor of fine art.
Friend And Faux A hand-painted tray becomes a table when set on its wrought-iron stand (Painted oversize tray, $595, and stand, $395 at Robin’s Egg Blue, 5 E. First St., Hinsdale; 630-325-1776). Nice Lid Turn heads this winter in a chic, collapsible bucket hat banded with lizard (ponyskin roll hat, $595 at Tod’s, 121 … Read more
Superior cupcakes have been popping at bakeries all over town, including the most recent entry, Cupcakes, a shop in Lake View that devotes itself exclusively to the cute confection. We round up some favorites.
At 36, the talented choreographer Eddy Ocampo is finally getting the audience he deserves.