Into craft beer? Schaumburg's new Global Brew Tap House worth checking out
Can you really find happiness at a suburban strip mall? If you're a craft beer fan in the Schaumburg area, then, yes, you can at the new Global Brew Tap House. With 50 brews on tap and a grilled cheeses menu, how can you go wrong?
Boz Scaggs cancels Elk Grove show for health reasonsBoz Scaggs' concert July 9 as part of Elk Grove Village's Mid-Summer Classics Concert Series has been canceled due to health reasons.
Former Wheaton resident part of Kokandy's Chicago premiere of 'Head Over Heels'Wheaton native James Magruder adapted the book to "Head Over Heels," a 2018 Broadway musical featuring the song catalogue of The Go-Go's mixed with the Elizabethan text "The Arcadia." Kokandy Productions presents the Chicago premiere at Theater Wit starting Monday, July 1.
Prosecutors turn over video purported to show R. Kelly assaulting girlLawyers for R&B star R. Kelly soon will get a look at an pornographic video purported to show the singer sexually assaulting an underage girl some 20 years ago. Cook County prosecutors on Wednesday turned over a DVD to the defense team.
Best bets: Little Big Town, Sugarland play Ravinia; Dog Days returns to CantignyCountry bands Little Big Town and Sugarland play the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, Dog Days returns to Cantigny Park in Wheaton and '80s on the Fox features stars Rick Springfield, Patty Smyth and more at RiverEdge Park in Aurora.
Mother Truckin' Booze Fest returns to Sears CentreUnder an only slightly different name, the unmistakable Mother Truckin' Booze Fest will return to the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates on Saturday, Nov. 23, with tickets going on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 23.
Fests through July 4: Frontier Days, Naperville's Ribfest, Eyes to the Skies, Northwest Fourth Fest & moreBoom! From fireworks to parades to outdoor concerts to food fests and more, summer festival season is in full swing. Here's where you can celebrate the Fourth of July and more.
Where to catch suburban fireworks through July 4 -- and beyondIndependence Day means fireworks -- and not just on July 4. Here's a town-by-town guide to when and where to catch fireworks in the suburbs.
Clydesdales trot into Northwest suburbs July 4The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales will trot into the Northwest suburbs over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. On July 4, they'll lead off the annual Rolling Meadows parade, and the next day they will be outside a Jewel-Osco in Palatine.
Theater spotlight: Fast-talker makes big promises in Goodman's 'Music Man' revivalGoodman Theatre revives "The Music Man," Williams Street Repertory presents a Shakespeare comedy set to Elvis Presley's music, and Windy City Playhouse stages a thriller about class, race and friendship, this week in Chicago-area theater.
Key to Glen Ellyn Cardboard Regatta -- stay afloatCardboard boatbuilders are a calculating lot. Before crafting a vessel that floats, supports the weight of its crew and can make it across the waters of Glen Ellyn's Lake Ellyn, there is math and measuring to be done, followed by gluing, painting and decorating.
Through the Film Magnifier: Barry Manilow, Deadheads, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Connors, a fishing derby and more