CHICAGO —The slowed economy may be wreaking havoc on the restaurant business in many parts of the country, but not in the Windy City. The number of high-profile new independent restaurants to open in or near downtown since the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show took place here last May is far higher than it has been in recent years. Local operators as well as a few big names from out of town have ...

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