Chicago

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CHICAGO | Are you looking for the best sports bars to watch Big Ten college sports in Chicago? Given its location in the ‘heart of America’, Chicago truly is a melting pot of team alliances with proximity to some of the nation’s best sports teams. We love college sports at

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CHICAGO | Those of you who have been following The City Lane (“TCL”) over the past few months will have noticed that there’s been some Chicago focused content going up on the website. I’ve been testing things out with the Chicago team and using the time to get it all

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CHICAGO | If you’re planning a trip to Chicago, you likely already have one meal planned – deep dish pizza, a Chicago institution. The Windy City has long been a destination for foodies. It’s a melting pot brimming with celebrity chefs, but when it comes to deep dish pizza many

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CHICAGO | Chicago has everything you’d expect from a bustling city – world-class museums, beautiful parks, exquisite shopping and dining venues, and a sweeping skyline to top it off. As the third largest city in the United States, there’s no shortage of tourist attractions and things to do when you

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CHICAGO | Where are the best wine bars in Chicago? Whether you are looking to impress a date or catch up with friends, our guide to Chicago’s best wine bars has you covered. No matter your budget, or whether you’re well versed in wine styles and grape varietals or just know

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CHICAGO | People are always asking us what we think are Chicago’s best wine shops, and with the holiday season just around the corner, we thought it was time we shared our thoughts on the best places to buy wine in Chicago. Whether its new world or old, local or

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CHICAGO | Do you love Mac & Cheese? If you want to find the best Mac & Cheese in Chicago you must attend the Third Annual Mac & Cheese Fest. The festival celebrates everything we love about the dish, with local chefs whipping up variations to satisfy just about everyone.

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CHICAGO | Another season, and another hope for Cubs fans that the team will ‘go all the way’ to win the World Series Championship. As game 3 of the 2016 World Series approaches, the excitement can be felt everywhere in Chicago. Could this be the year? The Chicago Cubs “Cubbies”

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CHICAGO | Over the past couple of years, Chicago’s gourmet donut scene has flourished, and people looking for the best donuts in Chicago are spoiled for choice. Whether it’s a traditional donut or a more gourmet offering you’re after, you can find some of the most Instagrammable, inventive donut treats

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CHICAGO | Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour is the ultimate way to experience the city’s incredible structures. The company behind it, Wendella, was started by a carpenter in 1935. The first tour lasted 30 minutes and cost 25-cents per passenger. Today, it’ll cost you more than a quarter to ride on