The Local’s View
Jennifer Hudson’s “Walk it Out” Video: A Lesson in Life Choices
This week, songbird Jennifer Hudson released the visual for her summer ready track “Walk it Out”. The video’s...
How Chicago are You? An Important Flowchart
“They’re shooting some movie outside of my apartment.” “40 degrees is not cold!” “Take Eisenhower, then hop on...
300 Flights Canceled and the Snow’s Still Coming!
Two solid days of snow and ice have turned this city into one beautiful mess. The die-hard joggers...
The Top 13 Posts of 2013
This week we’ll be counting down our favorite moments of 2013. We’ll be covering everything from fashion, to...
10 Reasons Why Winter in Chicago is Actually Amazing
Let’s all take a moment to mentally prepare for the imminent struggle that is life in another Chicago winter,...
4 Quick Ways to Recover from Thanksgiving Weekend
I don’t observe either Thanksgiving or Hanukkah (how surprised are you ’bout that last one, hm?). For me...
So, my best friend is famous, which you may be surprised to find I discovered only recently. This...
5 Ways to Avoid Being Mugged While Shopping in Chicago
Saturday evening a series of mob attacks which took place on Chicago’s Michigan Avenue and CTA Red Line...
The Weather in Chicago is Temperamental
So, here we are… …and there goes my afternoon. Drive safe Chicagoans and take it SLOW!!
Don’t Pay Chicago’s Parking Meters! 10 better ways to spend your money
It’s sad but true. In five days parking meters in Chicago’s loop will rise to $6.50 an hour....