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Don’t Miss These Labor Day Weekend Events in Chicago


  By Daniela Johnson   Labor Day weekend is right around the corner. Do you have your plans locked in? Whether you want to go hard or take it easy, there’s something for everyone happening here in the Windy City during the unofficial last weekend of the summer. Here are just a few Labor Day [...]

Simple Ways to Save Money While Living in Chicago

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  By Daniela Johnson There’s no getting around it: city living is expensive, and living in Chicago is no exception. While it may not be as pricey as some other cities in the U.S., it’s still costly to call the Windy City home, and daily expenses can add up quickly. To help you out, here [...]

(Mostly) Free Stuff to do in Chicago this August


(Mostly) Free Stuff to do in Chicago this August   By Daniela Johnson Summer isn’t over just yet. August has arrived, and it’s a month filled with free offerings and activities around the city. Check out some free stuff to do in Chicago this August before the temperatures drop and the season changes.   Millennium [...]

Lollapalooza Chicago 2018


Summer, summer, summer its summer in Chicago and that is one of our favorite times of year! Why shouldn’t it be?! We have the best street fests, the best PPM rooftop pool parties and the best beaches around. What we also have are some of the best music fests in the country. One of those [...]

Wingout Chicago


The month of June is jammed packed with various events in the Chicagoland area. PPM kicked off the summer the right way and we check out the 4th Annual Wingout Chicago! Check out how it went and stay tuned to be apart of an eventful summer! Wingout Chicago is a two-day event located at the [...]

Chicago Summer June Events 2018


Hey PPM residents! The summer is officially kicking into gear and we want to make sure you’re experiencing all that Chicago has to offer. Here are some June events in your neighborhood that you wouldn’t want to miss! Wells Street Art Fair Held on June 9 and 10 in the prestigious Old Town; the Wells [...]

Chicago Farmers Market 2018


Summer has finally come back to Chicago! Who isn’t excited for that, we sure are. Here at PPM we love summer, not only because we have the best rooftop pools in the Gold Coast or the best patios in Lakeview. No no, we love summer because of all the awesome outdoor things there is to [...]

Best Places To Get Chicago’s Famous Hot Dogs


Have you heard about Chicago’s famous hot dogs? Are they a myth? Where can you get these legendary dogs? As you’re traveling around the Windy City, there are many places that serve hot dogs and whether you like a plain dog or a gourmet dog, there’s a place to find that perfect dog. They can [...]

2018 Chicago Music Festivals


Is music your thing? Spring brings tons of concerts and festivals and you are sure to find one that suits your favorite styles of music. Keep reading to find out about the hottest festivals in Chicago. Not only can you listen to music but you can visit beautiful attractions and sight see while there. Who [...]

Our Picks for Where to Watch NCAA’s March Madness


March Madness is upon us! Don’t worry, it’s not contagious! Where can you go to watch the best of the best play? Chicago’s neighborhoods have some perfect sports bars for you to enjoy the games. Each one has a unique atmosphere that matches their menu and signature drinks. AceBounce (230 N Clark St) Is the [...]

Your New Home Is Full Of Pride


Are you looking for a place to call home that supports you for who you are? Are you looking for a supportive community? Chicago is the place to go. It was named “City of the Year” by along with being the home of some of the largest LGBT celebrations. A fun fact: did you [...]

Apartment Hunting Tips For Your New Chicago Apartment


When considering moving to Chicago, there are many things you need to consider when picking out an apartment. With so many apartment complexes, it is important to leave yourself enough time so that you can make the best choice for your situation. Before signing on the dotted line, make a list of “wants” and “needs” [...]

Bike Trails In Chicago


Hoping that spring is just around the corner? Is your bike calling to you instead of jumping in your car or calling an Uber? Need to shed a few of those winter pounds? The city has some awesome bike trails to get you up and rolling, pointing you in a healthy way to get from [...]

Chicago’s Most Dog Friendly Bars and Café


Are you tired of having to leave your dog behind when you go out for dinner or a night on the town? Is Fido looking up at you with those puppy dog eyes when you close the door? Chicago has many places that welcomes your furry friend. Not only will these dog friendly cafes and [...]

The Late Bloomer


    Located right in the New City area of Lincoln Park, this great restaurant is the perfect place to stop if you’re about to do some shopping or go to a movie! Whether you’re looking for something light or something hearty, this menu is sure to knock your socks right off! These guys have [...]