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Gather your pups, there's a dog lounge opening in Lakeview

Heaven does exist, and it can be found at a new dog lounge coming soon to Lakeview. SIT Social (3920 N. Ashland Ave.), slated to open next month, is a brick-and-mortar expansion of SIT Chicago dog care service, which was founded by Victoria Elena Nones in 2012. The concept will be a pet boutique...

  • Set the scene: 6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Set the scene: 6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Step away from the Netflix marathon and find your way into one of these local theaters for a belly laugh this week. Your guide to Chicago’s affordable and under-the-radar comedy scene awaits. Friday, April 29Nate Varrone’s Pontiac DreamsThe Annoyance Theatre851 W. Belmont Ave. 773-697-9693Annoyance...

  • Rachel Roy scraps Humanities Festival appearance amid 'Lemonade' drama

    Rachel Roy scraps Humanities Festival appearance amid 'Lemonade' drama

    Fashion designer Rachel Roy canceled a planned Saturday panel appearance at the Chicago Humanities Festival for a "family matter," festival reps announced Wednesday. The announcement comes a day after Roy denied rumors she is the woman at the center of Jay Z cheating rumors sparked by the release...

  • Set the scene: 5 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Set the scene: 5 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Step away from the Netflix marathon and find your way into one of these local theaters for a belly laugh this week. Your guide to Chicago’s affordable and under-the-radar comedy scene awaits. Thursday, April 21 What the Hipnonics: The Game ShowThe Playground Theater3209 N. Halsted St. 773-871-3793Hosted...

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  • You should already know this: 'Swag' and 'bae' aren't cool anymore

    You should already know this: 'Swag' and 'bae' aren't cool anymore

    Sorry, JBiebs, but "swag" (/swæg/ noun or adjective. 1. To be cool. 2. The quality of being cool. 3. Does anybody really know anymore?) "is obnoxious," said Sasha Keenan, 18, who writes for our sister publication The Mash. And throw "bae" ( /bÆ/, noun. 1. A beloved one.) away, too. Both of these...

  • Shedd penguin to get new name

    Shedd Aquarium needs help naming this penguin

    Number 23 is something special in Chicago (think Michael Jordan and Ryne Sandberg). Now the Shedd Aquarium will retire the number too. But first the penguin known as Chick No. 23 — because he was the 23rd rockhopper penguin to hatch at the Shedd Aquarium — needs a new name. The Shedd is teaming...

  • What to do in an awkward restroom situation with your boss

    What to do in an awkward restroom situation with your boss

    Q: You're about to use the restroom at work, but your boss walked in right before you. What do you do now? "Chalk this up to one of the top awkward — but not life- or career-affecting — workplace situations. A few things to consider: What kind of business do you have to take care (you get my drift!),...

  • PAWS Chicago waives adoption fees on mature cats this weekend

    PAWS Chicago waives adoption fees on mature cats this weekend

    There are lots of things in this world that are too good to be true. This is not one of those things. PAWS Chicago, a local no-kill animal shelter, is waiving adoption fees for cats 2 years of age and older on Saturday and Sunday. The adoption event, appropriately called Free for All, is inspired...

  • Set the scene: 6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Set the scene: 6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Step away from the Netflix marathon and find your way into one of these local theaters for a belly laugh this week. Your guide to Chicago’s affordable and under-the-radar comedy scene awaits. Thursday, April 14 Strip JokerGorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown1919 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-598-4549Think strip...

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