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National Vanilla Cupcake Day: Where To Get Your Fix

By Patty Wetli

As if there weren’t enough reasons to pig out in November (it is, after all, National Fun With Fondue Month), it turns out November 10 is National Vanilla Cupcake Day. But wait, we thought every day was cupcake day. For those who strictly observe any and all food holidays, we’ve put together a neighborhood cupcake Read the Rest…

Public Art Mural Unveiled at Lillstreet

By Laura Pearson

A 40 sq. foot public art mural was unveiled this past weekend at Lillstreet Art Center (4401 N. Ravenswood) in celebration of the center’s 35th anniversary. Composed of handmade ceramic tiles, broken pottery, scrap metal, bits of fabric, textured clay pieces, and other materials, the bricolage mural contains objects and tools from each of Lillstreet’s Read the Rest…

First Slice Pie Café: Ravenswood Manor Welcomes New Sweet Spot

By Patty Wetli

(Ed note: New photos appended. 7/20/10) Life in Ravenswood Manor just got a little sweeter with the opening of the newest First Slice Pie Café. Though currently operating under a limited soft launch schedule (Thursday through Saturday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m; Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.), plans are to eventually serve up baked Read the Rest…

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