Winter

Free: Ice Skate Under Chicago's Beautiful Skyline

It's that time of year again! The ice skating rink at Millenium Park is opening THIS FRIDAY! It kicks off with a 30- minute skating performance at 11 a.m. before open skating begins. Skating is FREE if you have your own skates, otherwise, you can rent a pair at the rink. The rink will remain open...
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Largest Starbucks Is Coming Friday!

Chicago is NOW the home of the largest Starbucks in the world- yes, you read right, IN THE WORLD ! The four-story roastery is opening up THIS Friday at 9:00 AM on Michigan Ave. The Starbucks Reserve Roastery Chicago is truly a spectacular place. Our partners have done an amazing job of creating the...
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You Can Now Ride Bumper Cars on Ice in New York City

Looking for some winter fun? Bumper cars on ice just arrived at the rink at Aviator Sports in Brooklyn’s Floyd Bennett Field. The bumper cars can go in any direction, so your friends and family are in for it when you come for them in reverse! It will cost you just $13 for a 15 minute session. Find...
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Holiday Programming 2019: This Year's Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Specials

Here's a list you'll definitely be checking more than twice. Cynopsis just released its exhaustive rundown of holiday programming for 2019. Use this handy reference to make sure there's not a single Thanksgiving , Christmas or New Years special that you miss. Find the full list below. Friday,...
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Winter Will Be Powerful, But Delayed, Says AccuWeather

(1020 KDKA) - Accuweather's just released long range forecast predicts the worst of winter will be late in coming, but when it gets here, look out. Long range forecaster Paul Pastelok says November temperatures should be slightly above normal, close to normal in December , with below average...
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Snow

Jams Cares!

Half of the nation will be in a deep freeze with temperatures hovering around 0 degrees Fahrenheit and even more frigid when considering the wind chill. Schools are closing down and with a shortage of propane, rates are going sky high. Some are even going without food to heat their home. The...
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Snow

Jams Cares!

Here are some easy ways to get ready for this winter. -Prepare an emergency kit with a flashlight, batteries, bottled water, food, blankets, warm clothing, first aid kit and other items you might need for several days. -If you don't have to go out, DON’T! -Keep pets inside when it gets really cold...
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It's Colder In Chicago Than It Is On Mars, Alaska, and More

Wednesday is looking like the coldest day on record for Chicago with temps dropping to -12 during the daytime with a wind chill of almost -55! While the appropriate Chiberia references are aplenty on this frigid day, you now have another excuse to hunker down inside. It's colder here than it is on...
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Driving Snow

Jams Cares!

Winter is just around the corner. Here’s some tips you need to know: Do not travel during bad weather unless absolutely necessary. I f you do have to make a trip, check the forecast and make sure someone is aware of your travel route. Prepare an emergency car care kit that contains jumper cables,...
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It's DIBS Season In Chicago - Here Are The Rules!

All these winter storms reminded us that we the folks of Chicago might need a refresher on the sacred practice of 'DIBS.' It may be a little trashy looking when you have lawn furniture and other random personal items lined up on the street all winter, but it is necessary for Chicago! Keep in mind,...
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