Chicago is ... Wrigley Field, the Art Institute, Field Museum, Millennium Park, Greek Town, Marshall Fields, Maxwell Street Market, Civic Center Picasso, Kingston Mines, John Hancock Building ... and so much more!
Get some! ... This event boasts $4500 worth of cash and prizes.
They haven't won the World Series for 100 years —for real! — but Chicagoans still love 'em ... and they're home for the weekend.
Meet and (if you're really fast) beat Cale
Cale Carvell, one of the event's organizers, is 59, but he still beats most skaters half his age.
Eating peaches on the beaches
When it's time to cool off, head to one of Chicago's 25 public beaches
Three laps over smooth pavement in Hoffman Estates
Watch it grow
With hard-working organizers and a fast growing list of sponsors, this is one event that is likely to keep growing.
Who cares about haute cuisine when you've got the bragging rights on two of America's top delicacies: deep dish pizza and that 7-course meal-in-a-bun, the Chicago dog. ... Don't miss either one!
Shootout in Chicago
It's gonna be a battle out there with top pros from Bont, Luigino, Simmons and Adams Inline fighting for position as NROC heads into the final stretch.
Al Capone and the boys are going to take a powder
"We was gonna show ... but we couldn't get our tommy guns into our skinsuits."