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UNDER THE ‘L’ – Western Brown Line

UNDER THE ‘L’ – Western Brown Line

Follow us as we explore some of the city’s coolest CTA “L” stops, checking out unique spots within walking distance of public transportation! Next stop: Western Brown Line

UPchicago Bar Crawl: West Division Street

UPchicago Bar Crawl: West Division Street

Bar Crawl #8 straddled the borders of Wicker Park and Ukrainian Village, as we hopped to different spots along West Division Street.

This Tuesday… Party with a Purpose: Catch the Heat Wave!

Summer’s here, which means time for some patio drinking! Come out to the Heat Wave event hosted by Ultimate Performance Chicago… because what’s better than a happy hour that benefits a good cause?!

My Sweet Home Chicago: Dan Bush

My Sweet Home Chicago: Dan Bush

The Blues classic “Sweet Home Chicago” says it all… find out what that means to the UPchicago staff, as we tell you a little bit our favorite spots, and what makes this city our home.

UPchicago Bar Crawl: Wicker Park

UPchicago Bar Crawl: Wicker Park

Neighborhood bar crawls are becoming second nature to us. This time we set out without even having an exact plan, knowing that Wicker Park has a plethora of nightlife spots just waiting for us to explore.

Playing with Fire: Sylar Brodie, Chicagoan of the Week

This flame-throwing former marine is living his dream right here in Chicago, one swirling fireball at a time.

My Sweet Home Chicago: Molly Tranberg

My Sweet Home Chicago: Molly Tranberg

The Blues classic “Sweet Home Chicago” says it all… find out what that means to the UPchicago staff, as we tell you a little bit our favorite spots, and what makes this city our home.

My Sweet Home Chicago: Andrew Hertzberg

My Sweet Home Chicago: Andrew Hertzberg

The Blues classic “Sweet Home Chicago” says it all… find out what that means to the UPchicago staff, as we tell you a little bit our favorite spots, and what makes this city our home.

My Sweet Home Chicago: Gene Wagendorf III

My Sweet Home Chicago: Gene Wagendorf III

The Blues classic “Sweet Home Chicago” says it all… find out what that means to the UPchicago staff, as we tell you a little bit our favorite spots, and what makes this city our home.

UPchicago ViewFinder: South Loop Museum Campus

UPchicago ViewFinder: South Loop Museum Campus

Home to three world class museums, the South Loop Museum Campus also holds one of the most beautiful views of the downtown Chicago skyline. Check out the Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum of Natural History, and the Adler Planetarium — the views won’t be the only magnificent things you see that day.

UPchicago ViewFinder: Promontory Point Park

UPchicago ViewFinder: Promontory Point Park

Perhaps the city’s most enchanting feature, Promontory Point Park exists as a place where Chicago can be picked up, turned around, flipped upside down and seen all over again with new eyes.

UPchicago Sweepstakes: Chance to Win a $50 Gift Card to Metropolis Coffee!

UPchicago Sweepstakes: Chance to Win a $50 Gift Card to Metropolis Coffee!

Do you love coffee? (Who are we kidding, you need it to get through your day…) Do you love buying local? Do you love free swag? We thought so. Enter for a chance to win!

UPchicago Bar Crawl: North Center & Lincoln Square

UPchicago Bar Crawl: North Center & Lincoln Square

For this project we assembled six writers who would each choose a destination, collectively drink there and then individually share their impressions. This is our story.

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