StreetWise Magazine

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Remembering Roy Davis
In October, I lost one of my closest friends and role models, Roy, who passed away in Chicago. The man was a constant inspiration for me growing up and taught me some of the values I hold most dear. This is tough.   I met Roy when I was a little...

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Giordano Dance Fall Series
To start off their 2018-2019 aptly named “Live in the Momentum”, Giordano Dance Chicago, now entering its 56th year, premiered a new, full-company work titled “SOUL” during their fall engagement at the Harris Theater on October 26. The piece is ch...

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NBA Preview
Donald: 2018-2019 season is going to start off with the Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Lakers. I believe they’re going to be neck and neck and at each other’s throat. Everyone else is going to fall in between them. Chicago Bulls have a cha...

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Pearl's
StreetWise vendor V.W. and her adventure-seeking taste buds discovered another Edgewater restaurant gem this summer. Always on the search for new flavors and experiences, V.W. made her way to Pearl’s Southern Comfort at 5352 N. Broadway, near wher...

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Fall 2018 Concert Guide
Another fall season is upon us with plenty to enjoy: pumpkin patches, apple ciders, and a very important election. Participate in all of these things, and attend a few shows while you’re at it. This guide has every show you should see—from pop leg...