WEST LOOP— Owner Bill Kim and his wife, Yvonne Cadiz-Kim kicked off their karaoke nights inviting chef friends to a friendly competition earlier this year. The singing, or at least what some might consider singing, is judged by crowd support, talent, choreography and song choice. Tonight is the final championship of BellyQ's Chef Karaoke Throwdown starting at 7 p.m. Rocking the mic tonight is Kristine Subido, Mindy Segal, Rick & Ashley Ortiz, Ed Marszewski, Ed Lee, Beverly Kim and Bill Kim.
EVERYWHERE -- For the first time, Gibson's steaks are available for delivery. $299 buys four 22-ounce Chicago Cut bone-in ribeyes. [EaterWire]
UKRAINIAN VILLAGE -- Over 200 people turned out yesterday to pay homage to Susan A. Stursberg, former bartender and co-owner of longtime Wicker Park dive bar Gold Star. Stursberg was 45 and died of pancreatic cancer [DNA Info]
WEST LOOP -- Feeling like downing Miller Lites with Bears linebacker Lance Briggs Wednesday night? Then head over to Park Tavern (1645 W. Jackson) from 7-8:30. [EaterWire]
— Kiki Luthringshauen & Daniel Gerzina
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