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04/20/2012
New fitness trends are always popping up around town, but Mark Nilsson recently tracked down one North Side gym offering a very interesting way of working out--using 19th century fighting techniques!
04/20/2012
If you're ever traveling along Michigan Avenue and you see people running frantically and doing some unusual things - don't be alarmed, it's simply some eager beavers participating in a challenge hosted by Windy City Fieldhouse!
04/20/2012
Get more: Cyber Surf
Finding reliable help to accomplish simple tasks can sometimes be difficult! So, if you need to get things done--really easily--we have found the solution for you! It's OpenChime.com and it's this week's 190 Cyber Surf!
02/17/2012
If you think your pet has a face that should be on canvas, then listen up. One local artist is doing her best to give your four legged family member the Van Gogh treatment! For more information: www.christinepagliaro.com capartistry@christinepagliaro.com
02/17/2012
Don't let the name of Old Irving Park's newest eatery "Bread & Wine" fool you, because the menu has more than you'd imagine! This American bistro that specializes in everything from the farm to the table has all sorts of scrumptious meals prepared by Chef Curtis and his culinary crew. If you're a vegetarian, they've got a delicious pumpkin seed tofu salad plated with lentils and mushrooms. For something a little heartier, meat lovers will enjoy their take on a mustard seed meatloaf prepared with black earth lamb. In addition to the restaurant, you will find a selection of 50 wines that you can sample that are...
02/17/2012
If you loved Skee Ball as a kid, Skee Nation Chicago teams up with Galscott's to present a Skee Ball League that is a perfect combination of fun and games for anyone in the mood for half pint bliss. For more information: Galscott's 2158 N. Halsted St. Chicago, Illinois 60614 773-281-1205 www.glascotts.com Skee Nation www.skeenation.com/cities/chicago/ -- It's a singles league,...
02/17/2012
Carnivores, this one is for you! Janet Davies recently visited a new north side meat-lovers Mecca! It's part old-fashioned butcher shop, part D.I.Y. burger spot. It's Butcher & The Burger! For more information: Butcher & The Burger 1021 West Armitage Avenue Chicago, IL 60614 (773) 697-3735 www.butcherandtheburger.com
02/17/2012
Eva has the scoop on where you can go to get a good pizza pie and a pint of beer...Pequods! Read more. Eva has the scoop on where you can go to get a good pizza pie and a pint of beer...for $4.95! It's this week's 190 Big Deal! For more information: Pequod's Pizza 8520 Fernald Ave. Morton Grove, IL 60053 847-470-9161 2207 N. Clybourn Ave. Chicago, IL 60614 773-327-1512 www.pequodspizza.com
02/17/2012
If you procrastinate when it comes to printing & framing digital pics, MinuteFrame.com is right up your alley! It's this week's 190 Cyber Surf! For more information: www.MinuteFrame.com
07/06/2012
Janet heads over to Glenn and Fennville, Michigan!
07/06/2012
Not too far from the Wisconsin metropolis of Milwaukee, you'll find a quaint little creek-side town that will make you feel like you've taken a step back into the 1800's.
07/06/2012
Cahokia Mounds is the largest prehistoric settlement north of Mexico. The site and Interpretive Center offers visitors a detailed history of a native people archeologists have called, Mississippians. Admission is free with a suggested donation.
07/06/2012
About 83 miles southwest of Chicago, where the Fox and Illinois River meet, is Ottawa, Illinois. It is a charming and historic riverside city with many great places to eat and fun things to do.
07/06/2012
Get more: Big Deal, Travel
If you're hoping to hit the road and check out a new locale--without spending a lot of dough--Doug Banks has the solution! It's the Megabus and it's this week's 190 Big Deal!