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19 Aug, 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,...


15 Jul, 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...


17 Jun, 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...


13 May, 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...


10 May, 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...


29 Apr, 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...


08 Apr, 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...


20 Mar, 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...


11 Mar, 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...


11 Feb, 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...


15 Jan, 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...


10 Dec, 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...


13 Nov, 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...


08 Oct, 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...


10 Sep, 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...


14 Aug, 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...


10 Jul, 2012, 10:27 ET Chicago Magazine's August Issue: Best of Chicago 2012

Our crack team of city experts have once again scoured the streets to bring you the absolute best of everything Chicago has to offer. The 14th...


12 Jun, 2012, 13:08 ET Chicago Magazine's July Issue: Summer in the City: 167 Great Things to Do

Summer is Chicago's greatest season. Why would you stay inside? With Chicago magazine's definitive guide to the best dining, drinking, shopping,...


15 Mar, 2012, 11:42 ET Chicago Magazine's April Issue: Boost Your Home's Value

 The real-estate market may be in the doldrums, but now is the best time in years to make home improvements. Whether it's adding...


16 Jan, 2012, 11:19 ET Chicago Magazine's Discerning Drinker's Guide to Chicago

With a booming cocktail scene, an obsession with craft brewing, and new wine boutiques in many neighborhoods, Chicago has become a haven for...