NORTH CENTER—Hit Fountainhead on Monday Aug. 8 between 7 and 9 p.m. to taste Koval's limited-edition 47th Ward Blend Whiskey. Pay $10 at the door (includes bites), but RSVP via email with "Ward 47" in the subject line. [EaterWire]
NAVY PIER—Get $1 oysters (min. order of six) throughout August in the upstairs bar and main dining room at Riva Crab House between 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily .
GREEN CITY MARKET—Swing by Sunday Dinner Club's table to sign up for their email list and get the scoop about their delicious-sounding new vegetable-focused dinners taking place in August. Sneak peek the menu here. [EaterWire]
FARMERS MARKETS—The Trib reports that people who use LINK cards can now get a $10 credit at 10 local farmers markets, allowing them access to farm-fresh produce. [Stew]
EVERYWHERE—Giordano's has resolved a dispute with a number of Giordano's franchisees who allegedly weren't buying ingredients directly from the parent company. Philip V. Martino, the Chapter 11 trustee for Giordano's, said that all franchisees are now buying the proprietary products directly from the approved vendor. [EaterWire]
The Fountainhead [Photo: Serious Eats]