Archive for May 2014

Hot Doug’s Chicago Closing: Owner Doug Sohn Doing it His Way

Hot Doug’s Chicago Closing: Owner Doug Sohn Doing it His Way
We don’t relish the thought, but after 13 years of providing Chicago’s every man and woman with their sausage fantasies, Hot Doug’ s will be closing–creating a big death in Chicago’s food scene. Word leaked out yesterday–shocking loyal fans as well as most of Chicago’s media–that the cult sausage stand would soon be no more.... Read more »

Cinco de Mayo: Two Ways to Celebrate

Cinco de Mayo: Two Ways to Celebrate
Although the Cinco de Mayo parties, festivals and parades have been going on all weekend it’s not too late to celebrate. Today, May 5th, is the official day of Cinco de Mayo that pays tribute to the 1862 military victory known as the Battle of Puebla where the outnumbered Mexican military dealt a disastrous blow... Read more »

SONIC Drive-In Booms into Chicago's Fast Food Lanes with First Chicago Location

SONIC Drive-In Booms into Chicago's Fast Food Lanes with First Chicago Location
SONIC®, who’s bills itself as “America’s Drive-In®,” will be opening its first Chicago location on Tuesday, May 6th, at an official ribbon cutting ceremony at 9:30 a.m. in its new uptown home at 1022 W. Wilson Avenue. With May celebrating “National Burger Month,” the burger wars in Chicago will be hotter than ever with the... Read more »
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