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  • S.E.E. Spotlight: The Bob Rohrman Auto Group – Lexus of Arlington

    Bob Rohrman treats his customers like Kings and Queens. If you ever need a Lexus, go no further than Lexus of Arlington. The vehicles are gorgeous and the customer service can not be beat. For example, while you are waiting for an oil change, you can… 1. work out  2. hit the virtual links 3. putt around 4. play arcade games 5. relax in a massage chair 6. go to the movies 7. do work 8. watch tv and finally […]

  • Bars & Activities: Logan Theatre

    Logan Theatre is no ordinary cinema. Sure come and see a movie but stay for a drink. The main event is Tuesday night – Movie Trivia. Recruit a knowledgeable group of friends to answer all the big and small details of your favorite movies.   Logan Theatre – 2646 N Milwaukee Ave – Logan Square – (773) 342-5555

  • Bars & Activities: On Tour Brewing

    Yoga and beer tasting. What a brilliant idea! Get in a little exercise and stretching before opening your mind and tastebuds to the offerings from On Tour Brewing. Join the 60 minute yoga fusion class and then belly up to the bar. Your choice of either 3 flights or a 16oz beer. Sunday mornings never looked so good. On Tour Brewing – 1725 W Hubbard St. – West Town – (312) 796-3119

  • Bars & Activities: Gwen Hotel

    Chicago rooftops aren’t just for the summertime anymore. Bundle up and visit the terrace at the Gwen Hotel to see their new curling rink. Come watch as Dawn sips hot cider, warms up by the fire, and plays a game of curling at this trendy River North location. Gwen Hotel – 521 N. Rush St. – River North – (312) 645.1500

  • Bars & Activities: Maria’s Packaged Goods and Community Bar

    Half tavern. Half liquor store. It’s a slashie. Maria’s has been serving Bridgeport for over 30 years. It’s all started with Maria and now she passed it down to her two sons. The mix of old fashion bar and modern mess hall is perfect. Add in over 20 beers on draft in the community bar and 18 in the original bar. There is nothing they don’t have. Plus, you can end your night with buying a beer you discovered at […]

  • Bars & Activities: Kibbitznest

    It’s a bar, a bookstore, and a cafe! Kibbitznest in Lincoln Park is definitely a one-of-a-kind spot. To encourage face-to-face communication, the owners made Kibbitznest a wifi-free zone. So put away the laptop and enjoy an afternoon surrounded by books in this unique spot. Kibbitznest – 2212 N. Clybourn Ave – Lincoln Park – (773) 360-7591

  • Visual Arts: Galerie F

    Galerie F specializes in silkscreen gig posters, art prints, and street art. Thursday through Mondy, come and thumb through the bins of print archives or check out our latest exhibition, We Are Beautiful. Galerie F also facilitated most of the cities murals. Why have a blank wall when it can be a work of art instead. Galerie F – 2415 N Milwaukee Ave. – Logan Square – (872) 817-7067

  • Visual Arts: Chicago Costume

    Dressing up isn’t only for Halloween. If you need odds and ends to complete you costume for theme parties and events, Chicago Costume has over 10,000 pieces to buy or rent from the newest superhero to flapper dresses. Check out how Dawn got into the craze with graphic novel prints. Chicago Costume – 4727 West Montrose- Portage Park – (773) 528-1264

  • Visual Arts: Hyde Park Art Center

    Hyde Park Art Center‘s green floors welcomes you into  the oldest alternative exhibition space in the city of Chicago. This visual arts organization prides itself on supporting the creation and display of artists work. Classes and workshops are readily available including the watercolor class. Dawn’s extremely proud of her pear. Hyde Park Art Center – 5020 S Cornell Ave – Hyde Park – (773) 324-5520

  • Visual Arts: Lillstreet Art Center

    Lillstreet Art Center has every type of visual art you can think of. They have six different visual art departments featuring classes for beginners to advanced: ceramics, metalsmithing, jewelery & glass, painting & drawing, printmaking, textiles, and digital arts & photography. Dawn puts her fashion sense to work to create an original screenprint. Lillstreet Art Center – 4401 N. Ravenswood Ave – Ravenswood – (773)769-4226