Windy City Rollers
The bang-‘em-up sport of roller derby was born in Chicago in 1935, and it has made a comeback in recent years thanks to the battlin’...
Maxwell St Police Station
This station, two blocks west of Halsted St, exemplified the corruption rife in the Chicago Police Department in the 1920s. At one time,...
Al’s #1 Italian Beef
Piled high with savory beef that soaks through the thick bun, Al's inexpensive sandwich is one of Chicago's culinary hallmarks. This is...
1068 W Taylor St · interesting places nearby
At this cheerful box of a shop, super Italian ice comes loaded with big chunks of fresh fruit, which keeps crowds coming in the summer. The owners have been serving the slushy goodness for a half-century. Lemon tops the list.