The Loop will be swarming with bookworms over the weekend. The Printers Row Lit Fest is an annual bonanza of book readings and book browsing. It’s a perfect weekend outing, but for those looking for more, Eight Forty-Eight decided to speak with someone who’s immersed in books everyday.
That blessed day has arrived: According to fashionista etiquette, folks can only start rocking the white jeans come Memorial Day Weekend. But regardless of the outfit, the first long weekend of summer is a good time to hit the road.So what options are open to urbanites?
End times gets some people thinking about meal time. But Monte LaMonte approaches everyday like it’s his last chance to dine out. Most days of the week the blogger and performer is on a mission: to find a good meal at a good deal.
On Monday morning, Chicago’s Pritzker Pavillion will be stuffed to the gills with people celebrating the inauguration of Rahm Emanuel. Among the revelers will be some of Chicago's so-called "socialites".
Every weekend local music fans get a heads up from Casey Meehan. He's the man behind Chicago Mixtape, a weekly list of local music shows, including some musical samples. Then he emails it out to anyone that wants one.
The royal wedding may be over but many were left wondering what to do with their weekend.To provide some suggestions, host Alison Cuddy decided to consult Kelly Cavanaugh – the owner of Clementine Custom Events.