May 24, 2012 |
Drink Recipe Ingredients: 2.5 oz. Jeremiah Weed Sweet Tea Flavored Vodka (25 oz. per bottle) 0.5 oz. vanilla liqueur 0.25 oz. lemon juice 3 oz. orange cream soda Drink Recipe Preparation: Combine the first 3 ingredients in an ice filled shaker. Shake well. Strain into an ice filled rocks glass. Top with the orange cream soda. Garnish with orange wedge.
April 5, 2013 |
Joining the ranks of The Hotel Rafaello's Drumbar and Roof at The Wit, The Ritz-Carlton currently is constructing its own sky-grazing patio and lounge, The Dec, set to open in May. Located on the hotel's twelfth floor, The Dec will have a capacity of approximately 120 people with seats for 57 guests on sofas, traditional tables and bar stools. The focal point of the bar will be "The Lens," a reflective statue made of the same materials as "Cloud Gate" (The Bean"). "The Lens" is the work of Denver-based artist David Sorenson.
November 16, 2011 |
The Chicago City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve Mayor Rahm Emanuel's first budget. So what does this mean for new fines and fees? Offense: Tampering with city water meter: Old fine: Shut off New fine: $500-750 (includes potential shutoff) No vehicle sticker (large truck): Old fine: $120 New fine: $500 Late fee for vehicle sticker: Old fine: $40 New fine: $60 No vehicle sticker: Old fine: $120 ...
May 9, 2012 |
NBC has ordered a full season of "Chicago Fire," an "action-driven drama exploring the complex and heroic men and women of the Chicago Fire Department. " The series pilot was filmed in Chicago and, according to an NBC rep, the series will continue to be filmed in the Windy City. From "Law & Order" creator Dick Wolf, the series stars Taylor Kinney ("The Vampire Diaries"), Jesse Spencer ("House"), Monica Raymund ("The Good Wife"), former Chicagoan David Eigenberg ("Sex and the City")
August 16, 2012 |
RedEye wanted to know what Ald.Proco "Joe" Moreno's day was like. So we followed him around Aug. 9. 7:10 a.m. Runs 4 miles in the ward. Along the route, he points out the new basketball hoops at Wicker Park and the new pedestrian crosswalk signs on Damen Avenue. He mentions the recently opened Emporium Arcade Bar on Milwaukee Avenue and how he got the zoning law changed to allow the arcade to open in the neighborhood as part of a tavern. 9:30 a.m. Checks in at the 2100 block of North Bingham Street where he pays a precinct captain $10 an hour from his own political...
February 21, 2013 |
**1/2 (out of four) Before the Oscar-nominated documentary “The Gatekeepers,” members of Israel's secret service known as the Shin Bet had never given interviews. So why were they willing to participate in this film? Why is it now OK to give an inside look into former missions and the feelings of the former heads of the operation? Director Dror Moreh's film does not answer these questions, nor does it do a particularly good job of providing context for the never-ending conflict between Israel and Palestine.