Best of Chicago

At a time where most of the major music festivals are seriously lacking in diverse talent, Riot Fest somehow managed to showcase one of the year's more varied and unusual collections of musicians despite (or perhaps because of) its punk-centric ethos.
Festival founder Blair Thomas says the low-tech nature of puppetry is what makes it so enduring, especially when people are
Stunning. “Enjoy the beauty of a frigid Chicago from your warmth of your living room,” the description reads. Thanks to last
The exhibition, titled "Pulse of the Night," comes three years after the photographer's death at the age of 62 but marks
Although driving across the country can be a daunting task, at least there is a host of different and equally delicious regional eats to make a road trip truly memorable and tasty.
When you only have one weekend to explore a new city, it's important to make every moment count -- but at the same time, you don't want to run yourself ragged. So when you have just 48 hours in Chicago, let this be your guide to a fun-filled (and delicious!) weekend.
This post is part of HuffPost's Good News USA series, which showcases both past and present ways cities across the country
" It's an affront to your masculinity in a bottle."
Just admit it, you want to move to Chicago now.
2013 was an eventful year in Chicago. As we look to 2014, we wanted to take this opportunity to look back on the year that
2013 was an eventful year in Chicago. As we look to 2014, we wanted to take this opportunity to look back on the year that
2013 was an eventful year in Chicago. As we look to 2014, we wanted to take this opportunity to look back on the year that
It's been nearly 25 years since WTTW's "Wild Chicago" first hit the air waves -- and a decade since it left -- and now fans
CORRECTION: A previous version of this story incorrectly noted the Caldwell Lily Pool's location. HuffPost Chicago recently
"I tried to capture, in about 4 minutes, the magnificent architecture of this city, its amazing urban spaces, the power of
More and more people are discovering that work doesn’t have to be a task you dread, a stressful deadline or a chain keeping
Our favorite moments include watching the boats zip across the lake (0:33), the Buckingham Fountain getting wild (2:15) and
Menino seems like a betting man, but a note to big-city mayors of the U.S.: The Hawks are already off to a roaring start
As part of our ongoing "My Chicago" interview series, we asked a number of athletes, artists, activists and musicians that
The neighborhood has also been labeled by the mayor as one of the city's seven "opportunity areas" for new development -- though