New eats: 9 restaurants that debuted this summer in the suburbs
Looking for new restaurants? Check out these suburban eateries that have opened up over the summer.
AMC reopening first round of movie theaters next week -- more to followAMC will be reopening its first wave of suburban movie theaters Thursday, Aug. 20, with more to follow in the next two weeks. Tickets on Aug. 20 will cost 15 cents plus tax.
Dining events: WhirlyBall intros Summer Series packagesWhirlyBall in Naperville, Vernon Hills and Chicago is offering three new Summer Series packages, Hotel Baker is offering new frozen drinks and a new bites menu, and Altiro Latin Fusion in Aurora hosts a breakfast grand opening this weekend.
'Sputnik' steers Russian sci-fi tale into impressive territoryCosmonauts bring more than rocks back from space in the Russian sci-fi/horror film hybrid "Sputnik."
Concerts: Guster livestreaming, Mackenzie O'Brien, Fletcher Rockwell play patio showsCatch Guster livestreaming, while Mackenzie O'Brien, Fletcher Rockwell, the Judson Brown Duo and more play outdoor shows in the suburbs.
'I Used to Go Here' an observant Carbondale-set film comedyGillian Jacobs stars as an author who returns to her old Southern Illinois college campus in Kris Rey's comedy "I Used to Go Here."
Postponed Barrington art festival rescheduled for SeptemberBarrington's annual outdoor art festival, on hold since May due to COVID-19 concerns, will be held with safety precautions in place next month.
Rosemont mall expansion called off, meaning theater stays putRosemont officials on Wednesday put an end to the long-rumored expansion of the Fashion Outlets of Chicago -- which would have spelled an end to the Rosemont Theatre -- and a tax increment financing district to help fuel the redevelopment.
Lombard man's film fest allows artists to 'tell their stories the way they need to be told'An African American-owned film festival is about to host its second annual showing as it aims to help filmmakers tell their own stories and get due credit for their work.
Best Bets: Stroll the Lincolnshire Art WalkSee artistic creations for sale at the Lincolnshire Art Walk, go to a Drive-in Pop-up Movie screening of "Daddy's Home" in Highwood or watch a "Hamilton" star perform a benefit concert online this weekend.
Woodridge rock duo Radar gets crafty for new 'Overcast' videoTheir plans for a big album release were scrapped, but Woodridge rock band Radar are forging ahead with single release and a new video.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: Take me out to the ballgame … and concert hallBaseball is back … kind of! Who would have thought we would be going through all of this AND a 60-game season with no fans in the seats? This MUST be some sort of bad dream; somebody wake me up! But regardless, I love my baseball, and will take it any way I can get it!
Through the Film Magnifier: Bill Veeck, George Hamilton, Bridge Club, Stateville Prison riot and more
Through the Film Magnifier: Doug Buffone, Cloris Leachman, draft registration, aerobics class and more