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Carnivale

Carnivale

Located in The Loop is a restaurant with dishes as eclectic as its decor. Chef Rodolfo Cuadros prepares dishes influenced by Brazil,...Read More
Buddy Guy’s Legends

Buddy Guy’s Legends

Voted "Best Blues Club" by Living Blues Magazine, this establishment on S. Wabash specializes in local, national and international Blues music seven...Read More
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago

Hard Rock Hotel Chicago

Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, only a short walk from the Magnificent Mile, this musically inspired hotel offers upscale accommodations...Read More
Benchmark

Benchmark

Located in Old Town is a fairly new tavern via Four Corners Tavern Group that boasts Chicago’s first convertible beer garden. The...Read More
Siena Tavern

Siena Tavern

Located in a 10,000-square-foot building, Top Chef restauranteur Fabio Viviani with a partnership with the Dineamic Group is showcasing family recipes to...Read More
I|O Urban Roofscape

I|O Urban Roofscape

The fourth floor's indoor/outdoor lounge boasts unobstructed views of the southern Chicago skyline. You'll get 15,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor...Read More

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The Annual Auto Show Returns To Chicago

The Annual Auto Show Returns To Chicago

05 February 2016

It is that time of the year again, Chicagoans—the annual Auto Show is upon us. Every year, over one million people attend … Read More

Five Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Favorite Gent

Five Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Favorite Gent

05 February 2016

Do you have no idea what to gift your special guy this Valentine’s Day? Feeling the pressure to pick out a gift … Read More

The Greatest Super Bowl Teams in History

The Greatest Super Bowl Teams in History

05 February 2016

With Super Bowl 50 rapidly approaching, it’s hard not to reminisce about all of the great teams that have played for the … Read More

A Must-Try: Fatpour Tap Works

A Must-Try: Fatpour Tap Works

04 February 2016

There’s no better feeling then heading to a bar you’ve never been to and having an amazing time. It’s so satisfying when … Read More

Lashback Against Catcalling in Pilsen

Lashback Against Catcalling in Pilsen

04 February 2016

The Stop Telling Women to Smile (#STWTS) campaign, an art-based collective devoted to addressing street harassment, commonly referred to as “catcalling,” became … Read More

SoxFest is a Taste of Baseball in the Dead of Winter

SoxFest is a Taste of Baseball in the Dead of Winter

29 January 2016

It’s the dead of winter and you are missing baseball. You live in Chicago, so there is no way you can get … Read More

Chicagoans Can Keep Their New Year Resolutions

Chicagoans Can Keep Their New Year Resolutions

28 January 2016

With the end of January quickly approaching, many are beginning to forget their New Year goals that they so devotedly committed to … Read More

How the DH Rule Would Change Each NL Team

How the DH Rule Would Change Each NL Team

27 January 2016

On Monday I released a story about how the National League adding the designated hitter would help the Cubs. http://chicagoscene.com/dh-nl-talk-good-news-cubs/ That article … Read More

Be an extra on NBC’s Chicago PD

Be an extra on NBC’s Chicago PD

27 January 2016

Want to be an extra on NBC's hit show Chicago P.D.? Tail Sticks Casting is looking for extras for the upcoming episode … Read More

Michael Jordan’s return

Michael Jordan’s return

26 January 2016

Legendary Chicago Bulls frontrunner Michael Jordan is usually the first thing that comes to mind when people think about the Windy City. … Read More

5 Restaurants Worth Fighting the Winter Elements

5 Restaurants Worth Fighting the Winter Elements

25 January 2016

We get it. Winter sucks! It can quickly reduce the brightest socialite into an Emergen-C chugging cat lady, and the ladykiller into … Read More

The 5th Wave Review

The 5th Wave Review

25 January 2016

In recent years, there has been a sizeable boom in the production of young adult movies. With successful franchises such as The … Read More

DH in NL Talk is Good News for Cubs

DH in NL Talk is Good News for Cubs

25 January 2016

On January 11, 1973, Major League Baseball owners voted to adopt the designated hitter in the American League. They did so during … Read More

What does an F18 night vision lens have in common with a guitar pick?

What does an F18 night vision lens have in common with a guitar pick?

25 January 2016

What does an F18 night vision lens have in common with a guitar pick? Some pretty awesome things, that’s what. F18s are smooth, … Read More

Bets Placed on a Historic Chicago Bar Fight

Bets Placed on a Historic Chicago Bar Fight

21 January 2016

Chicago's history is full of tales of bets won and lost over a myriad of things, but nothing quite as ridiculous as … Read More

How to Fight Like Robbie Lawler

How to Fight Like Robbie Lawler

20 January 2016

Last Saturday, Illinois native "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler defended his championship belt against Carlos Condit. In what turned out to be a slugfest … Read More

Taylor Street Hot-spots, Five Years Later

Taylor Street Hot-spots, Five Years Later

19 January 2016

Taylor Street of Chicago’s Little Italy experienced its food and nightlife renaissance in 2010. Vacant lots and outdated businesses were transformed into … Read More

NXT Sellout Reveals Chicago Still Loves Wrestling

NXT Sellout Reveals Chicago Still Loves Wrestling

18 January 2016

WWE is bringing its developmental NXT brand to Chicago for the first time, and the excitement is very real. NXT started out as … Read More

The Heart of a Chicago Ninja Warrior

The Heart of a Chicago Ninja Warrior

18 January 2016

My Name is Ami Patel and my journey to become an American Ninja Warrior began January 2015 as a New Year's Resolution. … Read More

2016 Boat and RV Show: An Interactive Aquatic Experience

2016 Boat and RV Show: An Interactive Aquatic Experience

18 January 2016

There is no question that Chicago has had a very pleasant winter this season. Chicagoans have been taking advantage of these temperate temperatures … Read More

Beat Your Bookie Down in the NFL Divisional Round

Beat Your Bookie Down in the NFL Divisional Round

16 January 2016

Welcome in to those of you who are new to this column. Welcome back to those of you who have enjoyed winning … Read More

A Tourist In My Own Hometown: Navy Pier

A Tourist In My Own Hometown: Navy Pier

11 January 2016

I have lived in Chicago for nearly 15 years – longer than anywhere else I have lived. I cheer for the Cubs, … Read More

How To Beat The Common Cold Or Flu

How To Beat The Common Cold Or Flu

11 January 2016

As soon as the colder weather begins to set in one of the most common questions I'm asked is: "What can I … Read More

Dueling Prognosticators for NFL Wild Card Weekend

Dueling Prognosticators for NFL Wild Card Weekend

09 January 2016

Welcome in to our free picks versus the spread for the NFL Wild Card weekend for those of you who are new … Read More

Chicago Scene Invites You to be a Cultural Explorer

Chicago Scene Invites You to be a Cultural Explorer

08 January 2016

Chicago is one of the most amazing cities in the world populated by intelligent, loyal, and sophisticated Cultural Explorers who are ready … Read More

The Chicago High Rise Guide to Hibernating This Winter!

The Chicago High Rise Guide to Hibernating This Winter!

07 January 2016

The first snowfall of the year always marks the beginning of a lovely Chicago winter.  We break out snow boots, hats, gloves, … Read More

Better Sex and More Confidence: Top 4 Vaginal Rejuvenation Options

Better Sex and More Confidence: Top 4 Vaginal Rejuvenation Options

04 January 2016

It's not just for X-Rated movies anymore. Men and women all over the world are much more conscious of their body image and … Read More

How Adele Ruined the Holiday Spirit

How Adele Ruined the Holiday Spirit

02 January 2016

This is a true story about the journey myself and countless other Chicagoans endured the day Adele tickets went on sale for … Read More

An Awesome Beard in Three Easy Steps

An Awesome Beard in Three Easy Steps

02 January 2016

Hello, Gents! Winter is often accompanied by a newly grown out beard. This fall I participated in MOVEMBER for the first time, so … Read More

Four Must-Have Pieces to Look Holiday Ready

Four Must-Have Pieces to Look Holiday Ready

30 December 2015

Holidays can be hectic and stressful at times, but looking holiday ready doesn’t have to be. With these four easy versatile pieces, you … Read More

Designing Your Downtown Studio: Small is the New Chic

Designing Your Downtown Studio: Small is the New Chic

29 December 2015

The luxury rental market in downtown Chicago is blowing up and brand new construction is popping up on every corner.  More and … Read More

Full Cold Christmas Moon – 3 Full Moon Rituals to Move You Into 2016

Full Cold Christmas Moon – 3 Full Moon Rituals to Move You Into 2016

23 December 2015

December 25, 2015 will be the first time in 38 years that we will have a full moon on Christmas Day. Chicagoans … Read More

Tips for Staying Healthy During the Holiday Months

Tips for Staying Healthy During the Holiday Months

21 December 2015

During the holiday winter months, we tend to begin the "see-food" diet — we see food, we eat it. Don’t let yourself slump … Read More

What I Learned From Waiting In Line All Day To See Star Wars

What I Learned From Waiting In Line All Day To See Star Wars

21 December 2015

Like many fans terrified that the last image of the Star Wars legacy would include one of the most menacing villains in … Read More

Chicago Cubs Are Now a Desired Destination

Chicago Cubs Are Now a Desired Destination

21 December 2015

(Chicago, IL) – Christmas indeed came early for the Chicago Cubs and their fans. Perhaps over a century of being “nice” to … Read More

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

11 December 2015

The holidays are looming, and that may mean relatives are coming out of the woodwork. Whether your family is gathering for a … Read More

How to Stay Stylish Despite the Freezing Temps

How to Stay Stylish Despite the Freezing Temps

11 December 2015

We all want to look stylish but it seems impossible during our coldest winter days in Chicago.  While trying to figure it … Read More

Chicagoans In the Know Go Pro

Chicagoans In the Know Go Pro

30 November 2015

What can beauty lovers get out of the booming television market in Chicago? Top of the line beauty stores and products! Yes, … Read More

THIS JUST IN: Social Media as a Primary News Source  Michele Kerulis

THIS JUST IN: Social Media as a Primary News Source Michele Kerulis

23 November 2015

  The 5th annual Social Media Week Chicago (#SMWChicago) conference took place at The Merchandise Mart and was hosted by Crowdcentric and Jascula … Read More

A CHAT WITH CHICAGO SUN-TIMES SOCIAL MEDIA GURUS SUSANNA NEGOVAN & SCOTT KLEINBERG

A CHAT WITH CHICAGO SUN-TIMES SOCIAL MEDIA GURUS SUSANNA NEGOVAN & SCOTT KLEINBERG

23 November 2015

Chicago Sun-Times’ Susanna Negovan (Splash Editor) and Scott Kleinberg (Social Media Editor) served as expert panelists for This Just In: How The … Read More

Chicago Remains the King of the Steakhouse:  Classic and Contemporary

Chicago Remains the King of the Steakhouse: Classic and Contemporary

23 November 2015

There are over 10 steakhouses in the River North and River North areas.  It used to be that to indulge in a … Read More

Dino BBQ Opens on Weed Street

Dino BBQ Opens on Weed Street

07 May 2015

Now roaming the former Adagio’s/Zentra space in Lincoln Park, this mammoth Dinosaur BBQ will be a welcome member to Chicago’s growing barbecue … Read More

MASADA, a taste of the Middle East in Logan Square

MASADA, a taste of the Middle East in Logan Square

13 April 2015

At the heart of Logan Square, amidst the numerous taquerias and dive bars, lies an unabashedly exotic venue. MASADA, known for its … Read More

Revolution Brewery 5th Anniversary Party at the Riviera

Revolution Brewery 5th Anniversary Party at the Riviera

10 April 2015

At a time when craft beers are thriving in Chicago, Revolution Brewery continues to lead the pack among local brewers. The Logan … Read More

Mood Boosting Foods for the long Winter Months

Mood Boosting Foods for the long Winter Months

07 January 2015

Chicago weather got you down? Let’s face it, when it gets dark at 4pm, the temperatures drops below freezing and the wind … Read More

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