Category: Around Chicago

Tim Sackton Chicago Riverwalk

Portions of the Chicago Riverwalk open after improvements

If you were wandering around downtown over the three-day weekend, you may have noticed something new: portions of the Chicago Riverwalk, which have been under construction for several months, are …

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Jennifer Morrow Blues Fest

Handy guide to 2015 Chicago summer festivals

Summer's just around the corner! Plan your schedule with this handy guide to 2015 Chicago summer festivals.

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Don Harder Pritzker

Chicago movies in the park schedule

In just a few short weeks, you'll be able to pack up your picnic basket and head out to Chicago movies in the park!

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Diane Yee Ravenswood

Neighborhood spotlight: Ravenswood

Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood offers a great residential vibe and easy access to downtown -- there's even a totally renovated Metra stop!

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Old Town Jewel rendering

Old Town Jewel to close next month to make way for high-rise

The Old Town Jewel will close temporarily beginning June 4 as crews begin building highrise development "The Sinclair."

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Arturo Sortillo Ed Debevic

Ed Debevic’s moving to make way for high-rise condos

This section of River North is really heating up; famed kitschy diner Ed Debevic's moving as a result.

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steven vance bloomingdale trail

Bloomingdale Trail set to open June 6

The hotly anticipated Bloomingdale Trail uses an overhead rail bed and passes through Bucktown, Wicker Park, Logan Square and Humboldt Park.

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Sean_Marshall Cabrini Green

Cabrini Green development plans taking shape

The newest plans for the Cabrini Green development call for roughly 50 acres of new housing and 15 acres of parks and green space.

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Choose Chicago video still

Gorgeous new tourism video shows the best of Chicago

The newest Chicago tourism video from Choose Chicago shows the city in all its epic beauty.

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