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Chicago’s Best Beer Gardens: Logan Square Edition

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.30.2011 | Chicago

Logan Square has changed a lot in recent years. It seems that a new bar or restaurant pops up weekly, and the swelling young population in the area is...

Woman Travels To France To Honor WWII Father & The Man Who Saved His Life

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.29.2011 | Chicago

This Memorial Day weekend, Linda Packer traveled from her Chicago home to Le Cardonnois, France, to attend a ceremony honoring 10 American soldiers wh...

Weekend Plans: Bike The Drive, Mr. Leather & More

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.27.2011 | Chicago

You’re probably overwhelmed with the possibilities when you think about the three-day weekend ahead – what to do with all that free time? Chill ou...

Chicago Hardcourt Players Bond Over Bike Polo

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.27.2011 | Chicago

On an unseasonably cool Wednesday night, a group of 14 cyclists from across Chicago headed over to Garfield Park, converging in a rink on Woodward Dri...

Chicago's Best Beer Gardens: Old Town Edition

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.23.2011 | Chicago

We’re slowly but surely making our way through Chicago’s outdoor drinking scene. We’ve already introduced you to the Edgewater eateries offering...

Summer Plans: Putt Around Chicago's Best Mini-Golf Courses

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.19.2011 | Chicago

Whether you're the star of the Windy City fairways or clueless with a club, it's all about the putt at Chicago's best mini-golf courses. Par-King:...

Behind 'Louder Than a Bomb': Young Poet Talks Life, Inspiration

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.17.2011 | Chicago

Inside the Vic Theatre, Nate Marshall walks up to a microphone and says, "Look! I got these other poets shook." Indeed, the other poets and the audien...

Chicago Craft Beer Week: A Local Expert Shares His Picks

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.16.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Craft Beer Week kicks off Thursday, bringing beer lovers to dozens of Chicago venues for tastings, beer dinners and more. With so many options...

Weekend Plans: A Vintage Lover's Paradise, Rahm's Concert & More

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.12.2011 | Chicago

Whether you like the arts, scary movies, fine wines or all of the above, we’ve got you covered with this HuffPost Chicago Weekend Event Guide. Fr...

WATCH: Some Comedians To Check Out At 'Just For Laughs'

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.11.2011 | Chicago

Some of the biggest names in comedy will unite in Chicago from June 14-19 to celebrate the third annual TBS Just for Laughs Chicago Festival. Featured...

Chicago's Best Dance Parties

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 07.10.2011 | Chicago

If this warm weather makes you want to get out and dance, you shouldn't have any trouble finding a dance party that suits your musical needs in Chicag...

Chicago Farmers' Markets Open For Season

| Erin Chan Ding | Posted 07.10.2011 | Chicago

Finally! It's warm. We Chicagoans know to absorb as much of this rare weather as possible, which is why there's no reason to huddle inside a grocery s...