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New Loyola Coach and His Brother Are Chicago (and Lansing) Basketball Royalty

For a city of just over 100,000 souls, Lansing, Michigan, has an outsized basketball tradition. It all starts, of course, with Earvin Johnson, who...

How I Became a Drugstore Epicure

A Walgreens-sourced wine tasting to cure the pandemic blues.

Deon Cole Used to Wear His Fur Coats Inside Out

■ I grew up in Roseland. South Side kids want you to be so grounded and so real that it kind of takes away...

Expert Advice for Getting Rid of Life’s Peskiest Problems

HICCUPS The pro Michael Friedman, medical director for Chicago ENT and chairman of otolaryngology at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center The solution “Hiccups are caused when...

Real-Life Tales From A Former Garbage Man

Papa says, ‘The whole world is a garbage can,’ ” William, my 4-year-old son, tells me. My dad says that to him facetiously while teaching...

How to Get Rid of Anything

The light at the end of the COVID tunnel is finally revealing...

How to Hang Art Like A Pro

Photography: Michael Alan Kaskel The Study “Different sizes and shapes are important because you need density and negative space. You also need texture and color. We...

How to Spend $100 at Capucine

Last year was not exactly a banner one for the bridal business. Kate Reavey, owner of the event space and decoration rental company Chicago...

The Freshest Homes on the Chicago Market

So there’s a lot of demand, as you might have noticed if you are trying to buy a home, or thinking of trying to...

Ten Great Things to Do in April

PLEASE NOTE: Events may be postponed or simply canceled. Please call ahead...

Rent Control Gets a New Lease on Life in Illinois

In 2017, state Rep. Will Guzzardi introduced a bill to overturn the state’s ban on rent control. It didn’t get out of committee. In 2019,...

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Chicago’s Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings for 2021

Despite more than 12 months of grueling pandemic struggles, hope springs eternal: in March,...

An Architect Couple Get to Live in Their Dream Home

Lap Chi Kwong and Alison Von Glinow gave their Edgewater residence a curved atrium instead of a traditional entrance foyer and hallway. Photography: James...