Gourmet doughnut shops have popped up all over Chicago lately, so you’d think the appeal would be becoming a bit … uh … stale. After tasting the moist cakes, sweet glaze and creative flavors (glazed pineapple and bacon), Chicagoans can’t get enough
Old Chicago State street. When we couldn't find something, as kids, my mother would always tell us it was "walking down State Street. " We just thought it was an odd expression she used until we discovered the origins. She had grown up in Chicago.