Midday Dining at Uncle Mike’s Place in West Town

Uncle Mike’s Place Uncle Mike’s Place is a no-frills, friendly, and fast diner located in the West Town neighborhood. The restaurant is well known for its “Famous Filipino Breakfast” menu that features items such as Tocino(annatto and anise cures pork shoulder), Longaniza( sweet anise-wine chorizo sausage) plates next to garlic infused rice and eggs of […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

March 2018 Guide

Hints of spring are in the air in Chicago—endless days and nights of hibernation are quickly coming to a close. There are plenty of things to do in March to help you shake off the winter blues and welcome in the spring season. Check out this month’s guide to unique events happening in Chicago. Style: […]

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How to Wear It

Causally Bold, Comfortably Beautiful

The Look Up until recently, you would never catch me in a pair of leggings or sweats in public. Unless I was going to or from the gym. I thought they were a lazy excuse to not button your pants. I hated them. Now, they are everywhere. The lines of casual and fashionable have almost […]

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Behind the Seams

Eugene Taylor Brand: Made for Chicago

No one loves Chicago like Letesha Renee loves Chicago. The Chicago-born designer puts her emotional, mental, and physical ties to the city into each of her collections. The moments and memories she has made in her hometown translate into streetwear that is truly made for Chicago. During our Behind the Seams interview, the straight-forward and passionate […]

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