Ria reopens after a month-long break with a brand-new menu and shows us how it got those stars. (Grub Street Chicago)
Want a new obsession? Do Derby. The Windy City Rollers are looking for officiating staff. Bring a helmet. (Windy City Rollers)
Need mid-week plans to make it to Friday? Nacional 27's Vital Nights event lets you enjoy food, cocktails, and music, all while giving back to your community. Event benefits Vital Bridges. Tickets $25 online, $30 at the door. (Cheeky Chicago)
Washington D.C.'s Hush Supper Club brings exclusive Indian dining to Chicago. Posh host homes needed! Think your pad has what it takes? Fork it over! (Eater Chicago)
Ever heard of Zwack? Neither have we. The bartenders at the Violet Hour have taken to blogging. We like the idea. This week's lesson? A Hungarian aperitif with a weird name. (Party On Damen).