1. Drum Roll Please…Best of Citysearch Spa & Beauty Winners are Announced

    May 31, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Like being a king or queen, there can only be one Best of Citysearch winner (in each category at least), but unlike being a monarch, you can’t win by association or evil misdeeds.  You have to earn it! Our expert scouts from across the country have nominated their spa & beauty favorites and YOU selected the winners. Check out who won the top spot for getting your bronze on, your ears lowered, your hair colored or removed in your city! Congratulations to all the victors out there!

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  2. Take it Outside! Our Favorite Outdoor Dining Destinations from Coast-to-Coast

    May 28, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    guides Most of the year, being told to “take it outside” is indicative that something has gone terribly wrong–but for those balmy

    Spring and Summer months, it’s the best case scenario. We’ve asked our scouts from coast to coast to select their favorite outdoor dining destinations, from patios to rooftops,  in order to make those Summer nights better than any dreamed up by some characters in “Grease.” Click on your city for a guide to the best al fresco around town:Atlanta, AustinChicagoLos AngelesNew York CityPortlandSan Francisco Seattle. 


  3. Polls are Open! Cast Your Vote for Best of Citysearch Spa & Beauty!

    May 13, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    The polls are open ladies and gentleman! Run don’t walk (or just stay seated in front of your computer) to cast your vote for Best of Citysearch Spa & Beauty! We enlisted our expert scouts

    to help us separate the milk from the cream in all things pampering. Cast your vote to help us determine the local businesses deserving of the coveted “Best” title in categories ranging from massage to tanning. Whether Citysearch users want to get their hair colored or torn out, we want to tell them where to go. Help us, help them (and you) by casting your vote and being automatically entered to score a chance at a dream day of pampering. So don’t just sit there–sit there AND vote in Best of Citysearch!
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  4. Your Momma: Treat her Right this Mother's Day

    May 6, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Between listening to you whine about juice boxes and the whole diaper situation, it’s fair to say you’re forever indebted to your mom. Treat her

    Royal Majesty to a day worthy of her with the help of our handy-dandy guides, filled to the brim with treats and activities to spoil mom right this year. Our scouts across the country have scoured the streets of their respective cities to uncover the sort of special things and places to guarantee you favorite child status (at least for the day). Explore the mother’s day guides for your city: Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Portland, Philadelphia, Seattle

     Like our guides? Check our more of them here 

     

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  5. Cinco De Mayo: Our Favorite Mexican Dishes and Margaritas from Coast to Coast

    May 2, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Cinco de Mayo, a celebration of Mexican freedom and democracy, appropriated by some into a celebration of delicious margaritas and guacamole, happens to fall on a Sunday this year, which means you have the whole day to observe the holiday. Because we care about you and want you to be happy, we’ve had our scouts from coast to coast compile their favorite Mexican eateries and margaritas, from cheapies to cadillacs,  so you can have the best day ever. Click on your city to see where you should be come May 5th.  Austin, Chicago, Los Angeles,

    New York, San Francisco, Seattle. Visit www.citysearch.com/guides for more guides from our awesome scouts!

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  6. Best of Citysearch Restaurant Winners Have Been Announced!

    March 15, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

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    If you’ve heard the distant sounds

    of bottles popping and chefs whooping, it probably has something to do with the announcement of the Best of Citysearch Restaurant winners. There was some seriously stiff competition this year and impressively  innovative campaigning on behalf of a few of the nominees. Congratulations to all the amazing businesses that were nominated and especially to the winners! Click through to discover the best spots to for everything from a stellar view to a killer brunch.


  7. St. Patrick's Day Plans from Corny to Corned Beef

    March 12, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Our second greenest holiday (after Earth Day, of course) is creeping ever-closer, and isn’t it just the luck of the Irish that we’ve compiled these guides for tackling St. Patrick’s day with aplomb? We’ve enlisted our expert scouts from Atlanta to L.A.  to

    compile the cream-of-the-crop St. Patrick’s day suggestions in your city, from the corny to the corned beef. The best part? There are plenty of big pictures in there for those who are feeling a little too “spirited” for features by the time March 17th rolls around. Check out the rest of our guides on our homepage and click on the link for your city for a St. Paddy’s day guide! Atlanta Austin, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle.

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  8. Erica Bethe Levin on CNN's Piers Morgan

    March 1, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    We’re so proud of

    our Chicago scout, Erica Bethe Levin, who appeared the other night on Piers Morgan! As the Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief of CheekyChicago, Erica was interviewed on the topic of working from home vis-à-vis commuting into an office, a recent hot-topic thanks to Marissa Mayer’s statements over at Yahoo!. Check out where Erica stands on the subject in the clip below.


  9. Get Voting: Best of Citysearch Restaurants is Here

    February 25, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Run don’t walk (or just stay seated in front of your computer) to cast your vote for Best of Citysearch restaurants! We enlisted our expert scouts to help us determine the cream of the crop

    dining destinations across the country. Cast your vote for your favorite local restaurant and help them nab the coveted BEST title. Beyond just helping the best business take home the title, you can also score a chance to win a dream dinner. Get voting!best of restaurants

     

     


  10. Don't Call it a Comeback

    February 8, 2013 by Sid E. Serch

    Okay, you can call it a comeback. If you haven’t checked it

    out already, we’ve totally revamped our app to include expert content like tips and guides from the movers and shakers in your city. We have everyone from former a Top Chef contestant in Seattle to the founder of New York magazine’s Grubstreet bringing you the best and brightest recommendations across eating, drinking and living in your city. People have been taking notice. Business Insider recently checked out our brand spankin’ new redesign and broke it down for you here: Check it out and download our mobile app here or browse guides online.

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