Category: Around Chicago

Benjamine Lipsman Air Water Show

Video: The Chicago Air and Water Show from the air and ground

Did you get a chance to see the Chicago Air and Water Show this year? If you missed it, (or even if you didn’t), check out this amazing video of …

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Matthew Smith Air and Water Show

Chicago Air and Water Show this weekend: full schedule

Heading down to the lakefront this weekend for the Chicago Air and Water Show? We've got your guide to the exciting event.

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Brad Hagan nature preserve

North Branch trail extension to open next month

The popular North Branch trail will soon be accessible all the way south to Forest Glen and may someday connect with the Lake Path trail.

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Andrew Seaman bar shot

Best Chicago sports bars to watch the Olympics

Looking for a good spot to get a bite to eat and watch the latest Olympics events? These Chicago sports bars should do the trick.

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Medical District John Greenfield

CTA plans to renovate Illinois Medical District blue line stop

The Illinois Medical District blue line stop will get a much-needed upgrade, part of a larger investment in this part of the city.

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Chris Lock Jackson Park

Obama presidential library to be built in Jackson Park

It's official! The Obama Presidential Library will be built near the University of Chicago campus. Here's everything you need to know.

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Trisha Fawver Shakespeare Park

Weekend activities: Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks

The Chicago Parks District and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater team up to offer Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks!

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Daniel X ONeil Humboldt Park

Humboldt Park beach will reopen in early August

The popular Humboldt Park beach  was closed last year by the Chicago Park District, but residents have succeeded in getting it reopened.

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chicago beach dtadd

Heat wave: Ways to beat the heat in Chicago this weekend

It's about to get hot in here! Here's our guide to some of the best ways to beat the heat in Chicago.

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