Lightfoot Won’t Challenge Governor’s Indoor Dining Ban

One day after voicing her concern about the devastating impact on Chicago restaurants, the mayor held an hour-long meeting with Gov. J.B. Pritzker and came away resigned to the rollback.


Burger King To Launch Reusable Containers Pilot Program

Don?t worry: You can opt out if you don?t feel comfortable with the process. But those who opt for the reusable packaging are charged a deposit at the time of purchase, and when the packaging is retur


Suburban Cook County To Be Limited To Outdoor Drinking, Dining — Two Days After First Snowfall

The state imposed similar restrictions Friday on bars and restaurants in DuPage, Kane, Kankakee and Will counties.


Raspberries Are Powerful Antioxidants, Great Addition To Your Diet

Wild red raspberries were used as food, medicine and pigment for art through the ages.


If Restaurants Are Covid Super Spreaders, Owners Ask, Where’s The Proof?

Government data ? which is incomplete or lacking in some cases ? so far fail to show the extent of coronavirus risk at bars and restaurants.


Ice Cream Brands Tout Low-calorie, Less-sugar Options — But Are They Healthier Choices?

Are these eat-the-whole-pint-style treats a godsend for health-conscious eaters who also happen to like to scream for ice cream?


Another Covid Clampdown In Chicago: Bars Banned From Serving Customers Inside, Restaurants Must Close By 10 P.m.

Other non-essential businesses will be under a 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew.


Popeyes Cajun Turkeys Are Back For Thanksgiving 2020: Pre-order Holiday Meals Now

The fast-food New Orleans-style chicken chain is taking preorders of its Cajun Style Turkeys at participating restaurants nationwide, while supplies last. Prices start at $39.99.


Author Dennis Foley Journeys To Find Chicago’s Top Hot Dogs

"No Ketchup: Chicago?s Top 50 Hot Dogs And The Stories Behind Them" is not just a definitive guide to some of the best stands serving one of the city?s most iconic foods, but it also uniquely profiles


Menu Planner: Your Budget And Your Palate Will Like Cheesy Lentils And Rice

Thinking ahead to your next few meals? Here are some main dishes and sides to try.

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