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Another Chicago Punk Club Shut Down By City

Another Chicago Punk Club Shut Down By City

11. 8.2010
This news is a few weeks old now, coinciding with my brief blogging sabbatical, but seeing as how I'd paid loving homage to the place just...
WEEKEND HAPPENINGS: Sarah Silverman, Outsider Art, Roller Derby Champs

WEEKEND HAPPENINGS: Sarah Silverman, Outsider Art, Roller Derby Champs

11. 5.2010
The weather may be cooling off, but the events in Chicago this weekend are still plentiful. Check out some of our weekend picks.
First Fridays At MCA: Bollywood In Chicago

First Fridays At MCA: Bollywood In Chicago

Chuck Sudo in Arts & Events on November 5, 2010 10:40 AM  11. 5.2010
The "First Fridays" events at the Museum of Contemporary Art are usually themed affairs that also double as one of the more popular meet...
Chicago Election Day Rock Block: Songs To Vote To

Chicago Election Day Rock Block: Songs To Vote To

11. 2.2010
f you vote early and often like we do here in Chicago, you're gonna need some tunes to rock the booth. Here's some non-partisan suggestions: "Politician"...
PHOTOS: It's All Business For Chicago's Top '40 Under 40'

PHOTOS: It's All Business For Chicago's Top '40 Under 40'

11. 2.2010
Crain's Chicago Business recently released their "40 Under 40" list for 2010. This annual list has 11 different business categories, highlighting...
Dia De Los Muertos Celebration At Zocalo

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration At Zocalo

11. 1.2010
In honor of Dia de los Muertos, Zocalo, one of Chicago's downtown Mexican restaurants, will have a special dining menu and tequila tasting....
WATCH: 'The Good Wife' Picks On Steppenwolf, Weirdly

WATCH: 'The Good Wife' Picks On Steppenwolf, Weirdly

10.28.2010
Steppenwolf Theater Company is a Tony Award-winning company that helped launch the careers of Gary Sinise, John Malkovich and countless...
Nothing Lasts Forever: Choreographer Yasuko Yokoshi Makes Chicago Debut

Nothing Lasts Forever: Choreographer Yasuko Yokoshi Makes Chicago Debut

10.27.2010
Yasuko Yokoshi makes her Chicago debut this week with her newest show "Tyler Tyler." Yokoshi is a choreographer from New York who fuses...
PHOTOS: Chicago's Mud Queens Bathe In Blood At Special Halloween Show

PHOTOS: Chicago's Mud Queens Bathe In Blood At Special Halloween Show

10.27.2010
On Monday, Chicago's Mud Queens wanted a change of pace. The tough ladies known for bringing the pain in pools of mud decided to bloody...
Slash And Dine's Shannon Bucaro Talks Food, Horror Movies And Her Hot Doug's Engagement

Slash And Dine's Shannon Bucaro Talks Food, Horror Movies And Her Hot Doug's Engagement

Jen Sabella  10.26.2010
On Monday, hairstylist, food blogger and horror movie enthusiast Shannon Bucaro made some news when her boyfriend proposed marriage while...
PHOTOS: Chicago's Best Eco-Friendly Shops

PHOTOS: Chicago's Best Eco-Friendly Shops

Aixa Velez  10.22.2010
Sometimes, it't not to easy being green. If you have trouble finding eco-friendly products, or are just curious about them, we rounded...
New West Coast Skating Styles Force Windy City Rollers To Step Up Their Game

New West Coast Skating Styles Force Windy City Rollers To Step Up Their Game

Ben Joravsky  10.21.2010
"Support each other, assholes!" Beth Amphetamine yells. It's the end of a sweaty August practice for the Windy City Rollers All-Stars,...
Museum Of Science And Industry Gets Its New Roomie

Museum Of Science And Industry Gets Its New Roomie

10.21.2010
The Museum of Science and Industry's new resident moved in on Wednesday. Kate McGroarty, a teacher and writer from the Andersonville...
Riot Grrrl History: 'Girls To The Front' Author Reads At Quimby's

Riot Grrrl History: 'Girls To The Front' Author Reads At Quimby's

10.20.2010
Though it has been about two decades since the Riot Grrrl movement began, the music, politics and identity of the genre has continued to...