Category: Around Chicago

Halsted Street

Video tour: See Chicago neighborhoods along Halsted Street

At a party in Champaign, Ill., last spring, our media director Anne met a man who had worked as a CTA bus driver in the late 1960s and early 1970s. …

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Senor Codo Green Mill

Where to drink and socialize: Oldest bars in Chicago

Looking for the oldest bars in Chicago? Here's a guide that will get you started.

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Mike Warot Cedar Hotel

Luxury Viceroy Hotel coming to the Gold Coast

The latest addition to the tony Gold Coast hotel scene will be the Viceroy Hotel on the site of the old Cedar Hotel.

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Frozen Chicago

Drone video: The beauty of a Chicago winter

So far this year's Chicago winter is not nearly as arctic as the previous two. Take a trip down memory lane with this lovely drone video.

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Brad Perkins Paws dog

Add love to your home: Chicago pet adoptions

The windy city is home to many wonderful shelters and rescue organizations. Here's a quick guide to Chicago pet adoptions.

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slgckgc sushi

City guide: Our favorite Chicago sushi restaurants

With ten different perspectives from our team, we've put together a list of our favorite Chicago sushi restaurants.

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Kim Scarborough Art Institute

Chicago museums free on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Most Chicago museums will offer free admission on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and several more days throughout January and February.

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Rob Pongsajapan modern wing

Our favorite Chicago cultural activities for January

Winter is here, so why not go out and take advantage of all of the Chicago cultural activities on offer?

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nathanmac87 christmas tree

Christmas in Chicago: Timelapse video

Experience Christmas in Chicago vicariously through this beautiful timelapse video.

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