Arts & Entertainment

British pop and jazz artist Sam Smith made his highly anticipated return to the music scene Sept. 8, dropping a single after a two-year hiatus.   Fans of the soulful singer will notice some familiar …

Arts & Entertainment

Whether one has read Stephen King’s terrifying novel, seen the 1990 TV mini-series or walked past Tim Curry’s makeup-caked face plastered on a VHS cover at Blockbuster, most people today are familiar with “It.” Pennywise …

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Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky’s “mother!” is a dark and suspenseful psychological thriller that rejects ordinary cinema’s love for predictability and stoicism. Aronofsky’s latest work follows closely in the footsteps of his past award-winning films such as …

Lincoln Park’s exciting new coffee shop, Colectivo Coffee, is the perfect spot for those seeking a taste of traditional brews and unconventional concoctions paired with an eclectic, vibrant atmosphere. With 16 locations already flourishing, the …

Returning to Union Park for its eighth consecutive year, North Coast Music Festival celebrated Labor Day weekend in style with live music and summer vibes. The festival showcased performances from popular hip-hop artists such as …

To this day, it’s difficult to resist the wonder and charm that Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” (1993) instilled in moviegoers more than two decades ago. Perhaps it’s the concept, John Williams’ iconic score, the characters …

Music

A more than 30-year-old open mic tradition recently found a new scene after several location changes in Rogers Park. “In One Ear” is the third-longest running open mic in Chicago and has hosted artists every …

Film & TV

As Loyola dusts off its summer cobwebs and classes begin again, the stress of college life inevitably returns. Many of us turn to the arts for relaxation, and one of the most common destinations is …