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Wilmette’s Lefty’s Pizza Kitchen prides itself on freshness, quality

by Martin Carlino, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

After working as a commodity trader for 20 years, John Munao envisioned a future that ranged far beyond the walls of Chicago’s iconic Board of Trade building. 

Munao’s visualization was vastly different than the scenes...

Ewa’s Pierogi puts new spin on old recipes

by Erin Yarnall, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

Ewa’s Pierogi, a new Eastern European restaurant in Glenview, is there by accident.

While owner Ewa Zapolsky has always wanted to open a restaurant, she thought she would open it in Arlington Heights, closer to her...

Changing bistro a surprise hit with area eaters

by Michal Dwojak, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

Sometimes plans that don’t go accordingly are a good thing. 

That’s the case for Knighthawk Burger Bistro in Lake Forest. The dining spot was originally intended to serve as an eatery for only members of the Northshore...