November 2011

Found 3 blog entries for November 2011.

Bar Toma NOW OPEN in Streeterville!

Bar Toma Chicago

The much-anticipated and newest Tony Mantuano endeavor, Bar Toma, has officially opened its doors TODAY and is already making noise around Michigan Avenue and Chicago’s Streeterville neighborhood. Just on Facebook alone, I’ve seen several articles about the brand-new Streeterville restaurant and even a great interview on with Tony Mantuano, the chef behind so many fabulous Chicago eateries and now the trendy 250-seat Bar Toma. Given the tremendous 110 E. Pearson Street address, the location alone should give Bar Toma a great jump on business, but given the restaurant’s unique style and mouth-watering dishes such as the Insalata di Mare or the Seared Mortedella with homemade Giardinera, it’s likely

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10 Best 2011 Holiday Events in Chicago!

I am hoping that my recent blog about the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival generated a smidgen of holiday spirit, as I realize we’re still barely into November and the thought of Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s may be a bit overwhelming for many of us right now. But despite where we’re at on the calendar, The Magnificent Mile Lights Fest is still only one week away [roughly] and I thought this was the perfect time to generate a list of fun-filled activities happening on November 19th and throughout this year’s holiday season in downtown Chicago. So without further ado, I present to my readers 10 things to do during this year’s celebration:

1)      November 1st-December 31st: Winter Wonderland  @ the John

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Unobstructed Views @ 175 E. Delaware

175 E. Delaware 8909I don’t have to tell you that the John Hancock Center is one of Chicago’s most distinguishable high-rise buildings that define our city’s remarkable skyline. I also don’t have to tell you how special condo-living can be at 175 E. Delaware, as this amazing Streeterville location truly speaks for itself. But what I can say is that the tremendous value at 175 E. Delaware #8908 is offering potential homebuyers the fantastic opportunity to make a big splash in the downtown Chicago real estate market and the chance to reside in luxury at this ultra-high-profile address.

First off, the easterly, panoramic views of 175 E. Delaware #8908 provide breathtaking angles of Lake Michigan, Navy Pier and much of the beautiful

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