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PHOTOS: Clouds in your coffee

PHOTOS: Clouds in your coffee
Would you like cream with that? You can go dairy, from skim milk to heavy cream. You can go nondairy with various “creams” or “milks” made from nuts, seeds or plants. Here we taste 10 varieties to see what works best with coffee. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune)

Ask ChicagoNow: What is your favorite Halloween candy?

Ask ChicagoNow: What is your favorite Halloween candy?
ChicagoNow is a group of bloggers from all sorts of different backgrounds. With so much collective experience, we’ve decided to put that knowledge to use by posing some of the oldest and most popular questions to the group. What is your favorite Halloween candy? “Butterfingers, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups (bonus if they’re pumpkin-shaped), or literally... Read more »

Snoop Dogg talks theatrical debut

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PHOTOS: Art on theMart

PHOTOS: Art on theMart
Art on theMart launched on the Chicago River with video art projected onto the Merchandise Mart on Sept. 29, 2018. The 1-million lumen projections will continue five nights a week, year-round except January and February. (Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune)

PHOTOS: 2018 Chicago Gourmet

PHOTOS: 2018 Chicago Gourmet
The 2018 Chicago Gourmet “Rock the Fork” festival is held annually in September and includes celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations and a multitude of food, wine, spirits, and beer tastings. The festival is held at at Millennium Park. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

PHOTOS: Haunted houses in Chicago 2018

PHOTOS: Haunted houses in Chicago 2018
Taking a look inside three haunted houses in Chicago. (Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune)
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PHOTOS: Morton Arboretum Trolls

PHOTOS: Morton Arboretum Trolls
Six colossal wooden trolls make their home in the Morton Arboretum’s 1,700 acres. They were built by Danish artist Thomas Dambo and his team using hundreds of pieces of reclaimed wood, battered boards, fallen trees and branches. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune)

Amazing Chicagoland wall murals

Amazing Chicagoland wall murals
Mural mural on the wall, who is the fairest city of them all? Chicago is a world-renowned art locale, but if you think our talent is limited to museum walls, think again. We’ve rounded some of the best, brightest and most brilliant murals around town. Locations are included, but due to the nature of the... Read more »

Tao Chicago menu photos

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Following the transformation of the historic 1892 landmark, which was originally home to the Chicago Historical Society, TAO’s takeover of the 34,000 square foot space is sure to make its mark in the River North neighborhood. TAO Chicago’s restaurant combines an intimate, yet lively ambiance with elevated Pan-Asian fare for a unique “vibe dining” experience.... Read more »
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Chicago's best coffee art

Chicago's best coffee art
It’s surprising that so few Chicago craft coffeehouses make pretty, much less glittery, coffee art. Here’s where to find them.