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Nov 18, 2013, 15:54 ET

Chicago magazine reveals 101 ways to avoid the winter blues

 Chicago magazine prepares readers for the upcoming Chicago winter in its December cover story entitled 101 Great Things To Do This Winter,...

Oct 15, 2013, 10:57 ET
Chicago magazine's November Issue: Best Steakhouses.  (PRNewsFoto/Chicago magazine)

Chicago magazine Launches Redesign

 With its November issue (on newsstands Thursday, October 17), Chicago magazine unveils a comprehensive print and website redesign, including...

Sep 17, 2013, 17:37 ET

Chicago magazine's October Issue: Fall Culture Preview

 Get your calendars ready for our Fall Culture Preview: the 89 recommended concerts, performances, plays, and exhibitions to see this fall, all...

Aug 19, 2013, 16:41 ET

Chicago magazine's September Issue: For the Love of Beer

Beer lovers, rejoice! The craft beer business is booming in Chicago and Chicago magazine's September issue cover story, For the Love of Beer,...

Jul 15, 2013, 15:25 ET

Chicago magazine's August Issue: Best of Chicago

In a metro area teeming with options for how to spend your time and money, you want to sift out the remarkable from the 'meh,' the incredible from...

Jun 17, 2013, 11:35 ET

Chicago magazine's July Issue: The Ultimate Summer Music Guide

In a summer packed with amazing concert and festival offerings, where do you begin? Let Chicago be your one-stop resource with The Ultimate Summer...

May 13, 2013, 11:45 ET

Chicago magazine's June Issue: Summer Escapes

Skip the planning and go straight to the fun with Summer Escapes, 15 last-minute getaways that are perfect for whether you'd like to experience...

May 10, 2013, 12:38 ET

Chicago magazine Wins Lisagor and Herman Kogan Media Awards

 Chicago magazine is the recent winner of seven Lisagor Awards and one Herman Kogan Media Award. The Chicago Headline Club honored...

Apr 29, 2013, 11:48 ET

Chicago magazine partners with TableSAVVY to offer last-minute reservations at discount

 In line with its May Best New Restaurants issue, Chicago magazine announces its partnership with TableSAVVY, an innovative dining reservation...

Apr 08, 2013, 13:01 ET

Chicago magazine's May Issue: Best New Restaurants

Chicago's dining scene is world-class, able to constantly reinvent itself even as one-time culinary leaders like Charlie Trotter's close shop. More...

Mar 20, 2013, 12:29 ET

Chicago magazine Announces Seventh Annual Green Awards

Chicago magazine is pleased to announce the recipients of its seventh annual Green Awards, honoring local pioneers of smart, new environmental...

Mar 11, 2013, 10:28 ET

Chicago magazine's April Issue: Real Estate 2013

Good news for homebuyers: the time to snag a great deal is now. After seven years of falling home prices, most economists say the Chicago market...

Feb 11, 2013, 17:25 ET

Chicago magazine's March Issue: The Power 100

The cards in the city's power deck have been given a thorough shuffle in the 12 months since our inaugural list of the 100 most...

Jan 15, 2013, 14:35 ET

Chicago magazine's February Issue: 100 Best Bars

 There's no reason to hibernate when the city abounds with great bars to cozy up in all winter long. But which of the 1,200-plus spots in...

Dec 10, 2012, 12:48 ET

Chicago magazine's January Issue: Top Hospitals

In a city full of health care options, where should you go when you face a complex surgery or other health crisis? Experts say research is the key...

Nov 13, 2012, 16:01 ET

Chicago Magazine's December Issue: Your Best Holiday Ever

 Skip the holiday stress and last-minute scrambling this year with Your Best Holiday Ever, Chicago magazine's compendium to navigating...

Nov 02, 2012, 12:53 ET

Bold. Creative. Heartfelt. Chicago Home + Garden magazine presents 3rd Annual Chairs for Charity Event.

Once again, Chicago Home + Garden magazine will spotlight 15 Chicagoland designers who have each given an old chair new life for the third annual...

Oct 08, 2012, 15:22 ET

Chicago Magazine's November Issue: 50 Best Sandwiches

 If you've been visiting Chicago's top restaurants recently, you know that the once humble, everyday sandwich has been elevated into...

Sep 10, 2012, 10:34 ET

Chicago Magazine's October Issue: Fall Culture Guide

Fall is prime time for Chicago's culture scene and this season is particularly packed with entertainment gems you won't want to...

Aug 14, 2012, 10:59 ET

Chicago Magazine's September Issue: Best Public Schools

Despite the possibility of a teachers' strike and other strains on area public schools, the best ones still deliver a terrific education. But which...