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Four Places You Should Eat This Weekend

Bid farewell to an iconic burger stand and welcome back an acclaimed sushi spot.

Lincoln Square »

Garden in the City: Look, It's a Bloomin' Onion! (Or Maybe a Leek)'s resident urban gardener harvests her onions and, no surprise, mistakes were made.

Lakeview »

Muskie's Closing After 34 Years in Lakeview, But Owner Says He'll Be Back

The Lakeview burger spot Muskie's will close Sept. 27, but its owner said he hopes to reopen next year.

University Village »

Caribou Coffee on Halsted Closes, to Reopen as Peet's

The coffee shop at 1328 S. Halsted St. will reopen later this fall as Peet's Coffee and Tea.

Lincoln Square »

Baker Miller Opens Monday: We've Got Your Sneak Peek

The couple behind Bang Bang Pie Shop unveil their new enterprise on Monday.

Portage Park »

Lake Effect Brewing's 45th Ward Ale Promises a Taste of the 'Hood

Lake Effect Brewing Co. will unveil the beer Thursday at Gale Street Inn.

Edgewater »

Jarvis Square, Uncommon Ground to Host Oktoberfest Events This Weekend

Take your pick — or go to both — of these festive events in Rogers Park and Edgewater.

Boystown »

'Evil Dead: The Musical' Brunch Coming to Boystown this Weekend

Kit Kat Lounge will offer drink specials and raffles to win "Evil Dead: The Musical" tickets.

Chicago »

City Chickens and Their Owners Welcome Visitors On Windy City Coop Tour

A steady supply of fresh, better-tasting eggs is just one benefit of keeping chickens, advocates say.

University Village »

Soul Food Restaurant Grub to Open on Taylor Street

Chicago native Chef Emanuel Washington has come home to open “the best soul food restaurant in America.”

Bucktown »

Venerable Bucktown Pub Sold, Regulars Hope New Owners Keep Vibe Intact

The popular corner bar is a favorite spot for commuters on the way home from the Metra station.

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