Posts tagged "Chicago"

Winter is coming. Should you try Instacart?

Winter is coming. Should you try Instacart?
“Oh, it’s the greatest,” my friend said. “Like having a personal shopper for groceries. And you can order from multiple stores at once. You will love it.” I’d been lamenting the fact that my car was in New York (long story), and that hauling groceries in Chicago’s plunging temps was getting tricky (walk-up, kids). Her recommendation?... Read more »

Lakeview becomes one of the first Chicago neighborhoods to have its own mobile app

Lakeview becomes one of the first Chicago neighborhoods to have its own mobile app
Chicago is known for its neighborhoods. There are about 200 of them, along with 77 community areas, and each offers a unique blend of shops, services, and culture. This week one of these neighborhoods got a dedicated mobile app. If you spend any amount of time in Lakeview (Cubs game, anyone?), are planning a visit, or... Read more »