A Chicago Brewery That Closed During Prohibition Is Making a Comeback

The great-great-granddaughter of Conrad Seipp is reviving his once-famous brewhouse


An Iconic Chicago Building Gets a New Lease on Life

Once resigned to a grim fate, the Cook County Hospital is being reborn as a stunning hotel and food hall


This Is What a Boxer Looks Like in 2020

Photographer Michelle Keim shares her intimate portraits of a sport that is down, but not out

Food & Drink

With America Under Lockdown, Are Meal-Kit Companies Thriving?

A chat with Home Chef about adapting to the demands of a new normal


The Argument for a Letterpressed Business Card

At Chicago's Rohner Press, a centuries-old tradition is alive and well

Food & Drink

Eden Chicago to Host Intimate Collaboration Series With World’s Best Chefs

We chatted with Chef Devon Quinn ahead of the first edition of his one-night-only dinner series

Food & Drink

Meet the Brothers Behind the Midwest’s Best New Bourbon

Illinois’s Blaum Bros. are making quite a stir in the American whiskey industry


Five Frank Lloyd Wright Homes You Can Rent Near Chicago

Book a stay in a weekend designed by a master

Food & Drink

The Science Behind To'ak, The Most Exclusive Chocolate Bars on Earth

Chicagoan Jerry Toth helped found the Ecuadorian chocolate that sells for up to $450 for 50g

Food & Drink

The Four Mexican Restaurants That Changed Chicago Dining in 2019

From Tzuco to la luna, an already superlative scene improved in spades


The Entire History of Chicago Theater, In One Book

A conversation with Mark Larson, whose 680-page tome features more than 300 interviews


The 10 Exhibits — Some Big, Some Small — To See at EXPO Chicago

From inflatable sculptures on the Navy Pier to a digital billboard project all over the city