Announcing Pick & Win

Deals Magazine is thrilled to announce our first-ever online game, Pick & Win. This simple and fun Facebook game gives our subscribers a quick and easy way to earn Deal Dollars to spend on our hyperlocal deals.

The game consists of 25 closed wallets containing anywhere from $0.50-$25.00 to use on deals. Pick any wallet, and you can choose to…


Introducing On-Location Videos

Deals Magazine is offering you a great new way to connect with the deals you love – through video. Our on-location videos give you the opportunity to see the businesses behind our deals, giving you a better idea of what to expect when you get there. The first deal to be…


Understanding Chicago Traffic Reports

As a recent addition to the Chicagoland commuter scene, I have had some difficulty deciphering the madness that is the Chicago traffic report. If Chicago’s roadways have you feeling like M.C. Escher and Dr. Seuss ganged up to make your morning commute miserable, here are some helpful tips for decoding the road:

The Edens – I-94…


What’s a boomer?

If you haven’t been to a Schaumburg Boomers game, you are missing out on a fun-filled game. Whether you want family night or a night out, the Boomers have you covered, but what is a Boomer?

Boomer is the nickname of the male Greater Prairie Chicken, a native bird of Illinois. The nickname comes from…


Gearing Up for the 2012 Olympic Games

The 2012 Summer Olympic Games officially start in London this Friday, July 27. The Games feature 26 sports and 39 disciplines ranging from diving and sailing to archery and weightlifting. While most of us can’t make it to London to experience the Games firsthand, there are plenty of other ways to enjoy the excitement.

Host an Olympics-themed…