Stay Crisp and Clean this Spring with Our On-Site Dry Cleaning

Get your dry cleaning done without having to leave the complex | Source Bond Place Hotel website

There is nothing more frustrating than rushing from your West77 Apartment to the dry cleaners after you spill something on your favorite shirt. You do not have to worry about rushing around when you live in our community, as we offer on-site dry cleaning to all residents. The on-site dry cleaning service is open 24-hours a day, allowing you to take … [Read more...]

Explore Modern Art with Shatter Rupture Break at the Art Institute Chicago

Champs de Mars: The Red Tower - Robert Delaunay. On exhibit at the Shatter Rupture Break exhibit | Source

The Art Institute of Chicago is the perfect weekend destination for you if you love Chicago art. Don't miss the Shatter Rupture Break exhibit that ends Sunday, May 5, 2015. The exhibit is a collection of pieces selected from the Institute's entire holdings in a variety of mediums to displayed to show the ruptures present in modern art. As part of … [Read more...]

Kickoff Chicago’s Summer Festival Season with Mayfest

Have fun at Mayfest | Source Star Events

Chicago is home to many spring and summer street festivals. One that kicks off festival season in the city is Mayfest. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Mayfest. It takes place in Lakeview from May 15 through 17. At this Chicago festival near our West77 Apartments there's going to be live music from local bands, food, and drinks. The event … [Read more...]

The Dog Whisperer Shares Exercise Ideas for You and Your Four-Legged Friend

Your pup will love these exercise tips | Source Pixabay

Here at West 77, we pride ourselves on offering you a pet friendly apartment and community. This summer, enjoy the great outdoors and your pets by exercising with your pup. Dog training expert, Cesar Milan, suggests staying active with these summertime exercises for you and Fido: Hiking provides you with an excellent opportunity to explore … [Read more...]

Enjoy a Taste of the Midwest Inspired by Spain at Salero

Find delicious Spanish dishes at Salero

Here at West 77, one of our favorite things about our location is the opportunity to explore Chicago. We love unwinding after a long day by dining out at one of the hot-spot restaurants in Chicago. Do you want to try traditional dishes inspired by the flavors of Spain? Check out Salero, one of the newer restaurant making a name for itself.  In … [Read more...]

Hit Your 2015 Fitness Goals at the Health Center

Here are some terrific cardio tips to help you hit your fitness goals for 2015 here at your Chicago apartments.

When working out in our state-of-the-art West 77 fitness center, consider these cardio tips to burn more fat and building lean, strong muscles. On an Empty Stomach – Get your first cardio session in before you have your first meal of the day. Your body will burn fat faster as it uses it as an energy source. To minimize muscle loss, take 20 grams of … [Read more...]

Treat Your Sweetie to a Fun Chicago Date Night

The Slurping Turtle, the Annoyance, and Arts n Spirits are all fantastic venues for your next Chicago-area date night.  Source: Facebook

Consider any of these date night in Chicago destinations and treat your loved one to a night of romance all within a short distance of our community at West 77. Take Her for Dinner at The Slurping Turtle – This W. Hubbard Street destination in River North specializes in Japanese cuisine in a lighthearted atmosphere with servers wearing “Happy … [Read more...]

Brighten Up Your Chicago Apartment with Spring Cleaning

Here are some handy tips to help you get started on your spring cleaning here at your Chicago apartments.  Source: morgueFile

If you are looking at spring cleaning your apartment at West 77 Apartments, here is some spring cleaning tips you can utilize. Clean Out the Refrigerator – This is a huge cleaning task so it is best to break it down into manageable portions. Get used to throwing out old food weekly as well as wiping spills immediately. Using a solution of baking soda … [Read more...]

Break a Sweat Bicycling on Chicago’s Lakefront Trail

Have a blast bicycling along the Lakefront Trail! Source: morgueFile

Bicycling in Chicago includes taking the Chicago Lakefront Trail for some great exercise. This close to 20-mile park along the shores of Lake Michigan unites a selection of neighborhoods and is a very popular recreational and transportation resource. The trail provides direct access to popular destinations and is very often crowded on warmer days. … [Read more...]

Explore the Chicago Botanic Garden

Whether you've never visited or are looking for a dash of color despite the harsh winter here, the Chicago Botanic Garden is definitely worth the trip! Source:  Facebook

Spring is upon us and what a wonderful opportunity for you to celebrate new life by exploring the Chicago Botanic Garden. This amazing botanic garden consists of 25 specialty gardens that include exotic names like the Sensory Garden and the English Walled Garden. No matter what the season, this delightful place to visit features many amenities and … [Read more...]