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PHOTOS: Local big ten fans bleed scarlet and gray

PHOTOS: Local big ten fans bleed scarlet and gray

Die-hard Ohio State fans frequently rally at Mickey’s Bar & Patio to cheer on the Buckeyes, and despite Saturday’s less than impressive weather, dozens showed up (and out) to support the long-standing rivalry against the Michigan Wolverines. I felt like I’d traveled back in time to the north side of OSU’s campus where my girlfriends…

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Ponzu Sushi on Clark is seriously underrated

Ponzu Sushi on Clark is seriously underrated

Let’s talk sushi.  While there is endless debate over where to find the best sushi in Chicago, I will preface by saying that Ponzu Sushi is not in the running. That’s not to say their sushi isn’t delicious, it’s just that you can spend a lot more money for a sushi experience in Chicago that’s,…

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Thanksgiving away from home. remixed.

Thanksgiving away from home. remixed.

  “Oh, there’s nooo place like hooome for the holidays!” That’s a great song, but what if you’re a student who can’t get home for Thanksgiving? Jack’s Bar and Grill and 404 Wine Bar extend their warm and welcoming establishments during the holiday for those stuck in their dorm rooms, modest apartments, or hell, just…

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PHOTOS: Pizza, pasta and paparazzi

PHOTOS: Pizza, pasta and paparazzi

Foodies, trendsetters and Chicago’s most stylish celebrated the launch of Vapiano restaurant in the heart of Lincoln Park with wine, paparazzi and some of the best hand tossed pizza I’ve tasted in a long time. The cozy Italian décor is quite charming for a ‘hood eatery and the menu is reasonably priced for the most…

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REVIEW: Pass the rotisserie, please

REVIEW: Pass the rotisserie, please

  They say that comfort food heals all wounds—and looking back, I definitely could have used all of the healing that I could get. It all started when my longtime boyfriend broke up with me, and I was  not only heartbroken, but numb and fatigued from consuming little to no food—emphasis on “no.” My saving…

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