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Best travel apps, Uncommon Ground wins World’s Greenest Restaurant, and more.
January 11, 2013
Uncommon Ground is unparalleled in its eco-friendly efforts.
2012 may be over, but some of its most popular words and acronyms—fiscal cliff, YOLO, and hashtag, to name a few—will be part of our vocabulary forever. [Oxford University Press]
Looking to escape the cold this winter? These travel apps—ironically—help you get away from it all. [The Wall Street Journal]
Speaking of using technology for a good cause: Lakeview restaurant Uncommon Ground has earned itself the title of World’s Greenest Restaurant. [Huffington Post]
The food industry may have recognized Chicago's greatness, but now celebs like Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are seeing it, too. [Refinery29]
Meanwhile, the NHL lockout has (finally) ended. But there are still a lot of questions to be answered before the Blackhawks hit the ice on January 19. [Gapers Block]
Michigan Avenue celebrates with cover star Harrison Ford at Chicago Cut Steakhouse.