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Uptown ushers in old-fashioned fun with Pivot Multi-Arts Festival

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

May 22, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Featured A&E, Food/Dining, Movies, Music, Profiles, The Current, Theater

It’s Reading Period. The weather is beautiful, it’s too early to study for your tests, and you’re thinking how it’s a shame you don’t get into Chicago more. Well, you’re in luck. There’s probably a 28-piece punk...

Blair A La Carte: Healthy late-night snacking

Blair Dunbar, Columnist

May 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Food/Dining, The Current

Retirement homes and Northwestern have one striking similarity: their meal times. Dinner begins at 4:45 p.m., and although the dining halls remain open until 7 or 8 p.m., every NU veteran knows the best food is gone by 6:30 p.m. Although...

Blair a la Carte: Where to get your Evanston cup of joe

Blair Dunbar, Writer

April 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Food/Dining, Reviews, The Current

I don't necessarily love coffee. I like too much sugar in my drinks to actually appreciate the taste, but as a college student, I need coffee. That fact, coupled with my boyfriend's love of a quality brew, means I spend a lot...

Feast & Imbibe with ex-Moto chefs

Amber Gibson, Columnist

February 13, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Food/Dining, The Current

Local foodies will be excited to hear about Evanston’s brand-new pop-up dinner club. Feast & Imbibe is a project from two Moto alumni, chef D’Andre Carter, who is charge of the feast, and Heather Bublick, who oversees...

Fuel your studies and workouts with these energy bars

Amber Gibson, Columnist

February 6, 2013

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Food/Dining, Lifestyle, The Current

Energy bars can be a student’s best friend. When you’re studying late at night in the library and need a little fuel, a bar can be the perfect boost. When it’s really cold, windy and snowy out, and your fridge is looking...

Preview: Where to eat for Chicago Restaurant Week

Amber Gibson, Columnist

January 23, 2013

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Food/Dining, Lifestyle, The Current

Chicago Restaurant Week is back with a vengeance. From Feb. 1 to 10, you can enjoy $22 three-course prix fixe lunches and $33 or $44 dinners at nearly 250 locations throughout Chicagoland. Even a few of Evanston’s more upscale...