Archive for April 2015

Canine flu cancels White Sox Dog Day

Bad news for White Sox fans who were planning to bring their dog to the ballgame on May 18. The 2015 edition of the annual Dog Day promotion, in which fans bring their pups to the ballpark for a celebration of baseball and unconditional puppy love, has been canceled due to the recent outbreak of... Read more »

Beer robots, Bourbon County, Bulls and Blackhawks

Two pieces of good beer news for Bulls and Blackhawks fans planning to head to the United Center for playoff games. First piece of good news: beer robots. Yes, folks, beer robots are coming to the United Center. According to Crain’s Chicago Business, two self-serve beer machines made by DraftServ, each with four taps, will be... Read more »

What are YOUR essential Chicago beers?

If you ask five Chicagoans what their essential Chicago beers are, you’ll likely get five different answers. Fact is, there’s a lot of fantastic beer brewed in and around Chicago, so to declare just five of them “essential” is no easy task. But that’s exactly what Chicago Tribune beer aficionado Josh Noel recently did. On... Read more »