Attend the Bash on Wabash, and check out Park Michigan Apartments
The 1300 block of South Wabash Ave is one of the best restaurant and bar destinations in downtown Chicago.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Local Tourist
A Unique View from the Top of the John Hancock Antennas
Chicago 360 has an impressive view 1,030 feet above Michigan Ave. Add on a few extra floors and the massive 350 foot tall antennas and you suddenly have a view from 1,500.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Woman hurt in extra-alarm fire at South Loop building
A woman suffered smoke inhalation this morning in an extra-alarm fire at a four-story building in the South Loop.
Elderly Woman Hospitalized After Fire That Prompted Mayday From Firefighter
A Chicago firefighter briefly found himself in trouble Wednesday morning at a fire in a South Loop mid-rise apartment building.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
City Warns Of Street Closures For Lollapalooza
CHICAGO Several streets near the South Loop will be closed over the weekendsome through next weekfor this year's Lollapalooza music festival.
Amisha Patel's idea for keeping track of aldermen
I got a call the other day from Amisha Patel, one of the city's leading progressives, telling me the Indigo Girls were coming to town to throw a fundraiser for the anti-Rahm cause.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mayor Likely To Introduce Minimum Wage Increase To City Council
At Wednesday's City Council meeting, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to introduce a measure that would gradually increase the minimum wage in Chicago to $13 an hour.
Park Michigan Apartments adds dining options
The South Loop merits more attention than it gets as a destination dining venue, but there's a growing awareness of its many attractions.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Poor families use 'supervouchers' to rent in city's priciest buildings
The high-rise at 500 N. Lake Shore Drive is the second-most expensive in the city, with rents for a one-bedroom apartment approaching $3,000 a month, well beyond the reach of most Chicago residents.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
'So Chicago': Sentimental to silly in an Internet moment
Barry Levy, former longtime president of Moo & Oink with some Moo & Oink memorabilia.