Category Archives: CTA bus #70 Division

30 Coolest Chicago Coffee Spots

I take my coffee very seriously.  I will gladly go out of my way, 30 minutes or more, for expertly roasted beans and a properly prepared cup of java.  Just as important, is finding cool coffee shops where I can settle in, escape and enjoy my caffeine.  Groovy tunes are a bonus.  After careful research, I give to you, my

18 Best Restaurants You Will Love Near Bloomingdale Trail

Chicago’s Bloomingdale Trail, or The 606, as locals affectionately refer to it, celebrated its first birthday last month.  This former rail line was transformed into a public park high above the city’s busy streets on the near west side.  The trail runs east to west, connecting the

7 Top Wicker Park Restaurants

Wicker Park is a young, cool neighborhood which has exploded with restaurants and bars over the last 10 years.  Sure, it’s known as “that grungy, hipster ‘hood” but don’t let that stop you from sampling some of the truly tasty eats and fun vibes there.  Take it from me.  I comb my hair.  My clothes are clean and ironed (But, I

Jerry’s Cosmic Sandwiches- Wicker Park, Chicago

  Tuesday was “National Sandwich Day.”  How did you spend it?  I headed over to Jerry’s in Chicago’s very vibey Wicker Park neighborhood to try one of their self-proclaimed “cosmic sandwiches.”     Jerry’s is a very cool sandwich joint/bar which is