Premier Indoor Dog Park in the Works for Chicago

Chicago’s Premier Indoor Dog Park offers Incredible Amenities & Seeks Backers through a Crowdfunding Campaign ~ The founders are local dog-lovers who have seen how tough it can be to take pets out for daily exercise in Chicago’s weather and decided to do something about it.  ~ Members will get to enjoy unlimited, 24/7 access…

Tidbits of Recommendations: June 12, 2020

Welcome to week 3 of Tidbits of Recommendations! A weekly series where we bring you our favorites in entertainment, lifestyle, and Chicago. Let’s see what we’ve gotten ourselves into this week! Plus, we threw in an extra rec for good measure. Note: post contains affiliate links where a viewers purchase may result in The Tidbit…

Tidbits of Recommendations: May 29, 2020

Welcome to week 2 of Tidbits of Recommendations! A weekly series where we bring you our favorites in entertainment, lifestyle, and Chicago. Let’s see what we’ve gotten ourselves into this week! ENTERTAINMENT If you love Schitt’s Creek (which, how could you not?) you’ll love Best In Show. We rewatched recently in honor of Fred Willard…

Tidbits of Recommendations: May 22, 2020

Welcome to the brand new Tidbit series, Tidbits of Recommendations! Every Friday, we will release a rundown of the things we’ve been obsessing over that week and what we think you should try. Keeping with The Tidbit’s theme of “entertainment, lifestyle, Chicago” we will have one recommendation for each category every week. Let’s dive in!…

My Saturday Night Fever Dreams Came True with DISCO Chicago

Just above Celeste in River North sits a small space that brings you back to a simpler time. DISCO Chicago brings back the glitz and galore of the Studio 54 days in the 1970’s. The disco ball hangs, the floor lights up, Kool & the Gang beats from the DJ – and you half expect…

Terry Boers Knows The Times and The Score

In 1960’s Chicago Heights, a young Terry Boers was leaving class at Bloom High School. As he was exiting the classroom, his teacher approached him with something that would unknowingly change his life. “Terry,” she said. “Have you ever considered creative writing as a career?” With this question, she went on to compliment the work…

Ceres Cafe Has the Best Happy Hour in the Loop

Ever find yourself at the end of a workday in search of a watering hole that offers the potential for professional networking and a side of soda with your vodka? Look no further than Ceres Cafe. Sure, it’s a place you can stop off for a sandwich (and the best damn guacamole this side of…

Tapster in Wicker Park is the Elixir Fixer

A few Saturdays ago, my gang and I were sitting around deciding what to do with our night. After throwing out a number of suggestions that were shot down for one reason or another, someone eventually threw out the idea of the new Tapster in Wicker Park. They explained that it’s a self-service beer and…

Adjacent Cruise Sets Sail With Debut Album, “Light as a Feather, Heavy like the Sun”; Release Party on September 20

On September 13th, Adjacent Cruise will be debuting their album “Light as a Feather, Heavy like the Sun”, and will perform at a special album release at Martyrs’ Chicago on September 20th. The band is made up of Illinois native Rock Singer-songwriter Shannon Richardson and Hong Kong born-and-raised Classically-trained musician Yuen Yee Richardson. Their different…

Pat McGann to Film Comedy Special at The Vic September 15

The Vic Theatre in Chicago is known for showcasing acts that endlessly entertain and delight audiences – and an upcoming event on September 15 will be no exception. Chicago’s own Pat McGann will take the historic stage for two shows to present the comedic material that he has spent the last year perfecting. “I’m really…

Soundtrack of the Week: Freaks and Geeks

I’m going to spare all of you from me getting on my soapbox about the monstrosity that is the cancellation of this show, and instead look at the brighter side – it never jumped the shark. Aside from being a well-written, well-acted, nostalgic masterpiece that launched the career of many-a-funny-person, the show had an outstanding…