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In our November/December 2015 issue, we feature a knock-out...

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Some of Chicago’s finest bars live underground. Others sit high in the sky or hide in dark alleys. Here are seven of our favorite out-of-the-way places to imbibe,...

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Keep champagne popping well past the holidays with our tips for where to drink sparkling wine in the Midwest, and what to eat with it, too.
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Settle your soul at the holidays with a musical break. The range of Chicago shows covers the sounds of the season, whether you’re ready to stand for the “Hallelujah” chorus, join carolers in the Loop...
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In a Bucktown woodworking class, students give abandoned building materials new life.
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“They didn’t like me when I first arrived,” the call begins. “They judged me, as people do.” Joan Miró’s 39-foot-tall statue known as Miró's Chicago can finally...

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Chicagoans love summer. It’s glorious here through September (and even into October), with the waters of Lake Michigan sparkling, green parks bustling with families...

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It's time to get outside and enjoy the warm weather in Chicago, a city so happy to see summer that even the scent of sun-warmed asphalt seems a perfume drawing us...

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Between Chicago and Evanston, Illinois, there is a public beach for everyone. Play beach volleyball, rent a sailboat, or relax with a cocktail and a book.
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With water recreation, golf, hiking, biking and skiing, the little resort town of Galena, Illinois, offers big outdoor fun during your active Midwest weekend...

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