The Return Of the Russian Bathhouse

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Well, it looks like frigid January weather has finally arrived. You would be wise to just hunker down, stay inside and wait until spring.

But then you’d miss all the good Russian vodka and massages.

Prepare for Red Square, a spa, restaurant and lounge where you’ll be pampered like a Russian czar, slated to open Friday in Wicker Park.

This is the legendary location of Division Street Russian and Turkish Baths, renowned as the preferred shvitzing location for everyone from Nelson Algren to Jesse Jackson…Read more