Archive for In the Burbs

Valentine’s Day Dining in Chicago

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner which means it is time to start planning your romantic evening. Whether you live in the city of Chicago or the suburbs, there are plenty of options to choose from. Start by looking in your neighborhood; sometimes the best place to go is right around the corner! One [Read More]

Hosting a Super Bowl Party? Get Ready to Score a Touchdown with These Tips

February 1 is the biggest football day of the year. Fans of every team gather to cheer on the participant they’ve chosen to win the big game. If you’re hosting a Super Bowl party for family and friends in your new Chicago home, the pressure is on to ensure that your guests have a wonderful [Read More]

January 26, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Events, Events AOI, In the Burbs, In the City

A Weekend Affair: Adventure is Out There in Chicago

The weekend is almost here, and your kids are looking forward to sleeping in and taking a break from school. Now is the perfect time to enjoy going out as a family without any obligation to work or school! Enjoy the weekend in Chicago with these family-friendly events: Do you want to build a snowman? [Read More]

January 22, 2015 | Author: Carol Morgan | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Events, In the Burbs, In the City, Locations

Head Outdoors for Walk Your Dog Month

It is the middle of January in Chicago, the sun is shining and the grass is covered in snow. Despite the temperature, January is Walk Your Dog Month. So bundle up and brave the cold to take your loyal companion to the dog park to run and play in the snow. There are multiple dog [Read More]

January 17, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Cook County, Events, Events AOI, In the Burbs, In the City, Lake County, Locations

Still Time to See Rudolph in McHenry County

“You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen. But do you recall? The most famous reindeer of  all?” That’s right! There’s still time to see Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer in McHenry County. Just attend the annual exhibit hosted by the McHenry County Historical Society and Museum from [Read More]

January 07, 2015 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, In the Burbs, Locations, McHenry County, New Homes

Celebrate the 2015 Doll of the Year at American Girl Place Chicago

Meet Grace Thomas. She’s an avid baker with an entrepreneurial spirit, and she’s the 2015 American Doll of the Year. American Girl Place Chicago will be baking up some fun with Grace the entire month of January. girls visiting the store during Grace’s debut, through January 3, will receive a specially- packaged doll-sized apron and have the [Read More]

January 03, 2015 | Author: Choose Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Celebrate the 2015 Doll of the Year at American Girl Place Chicago | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Events, In the Burbs, Locations

Curbed Cup 2014: Curbed Cup 1st Round: (1) The Loop vs. (16) Morgan Park

The Curbed Cup, our annual award to the Chicago neighborhood of the year, is kicking off with 16 neighborhoods vying for the prestigious victory. For this week, we’ll introduce two matchups per day, and on Friday, the results from the tournament bracket will be revealed. Voting for each pairing ends 24 hours after it begins. [Read More]

December 16, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on Curbed Cup 2014: Curbed Cup 1st Round: (1) The Loop vs. (16) Morgan Park | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Events, In the Burbs, In the City, Locations, New Homes