Welcome to BoB, enjoy your time here and check in often. I look forward to seeing pics of your collection of pipes and toby. You have one of the oldest tobacco shops in the country up nearby you called Iwan Ries https://www.iwanries.com/home.cfm
Just in case you haven't been yet I included their link so you can check them out. There are tons of B&M's around Chicago so enjoy. Nice to have you here.
Kaiser83, Iwan Ries is my go to B&M. In fact, that's were it all started for me. My first pipe, a Nording freehand, I purchased there. Was just there last week for a couple tins and some pipe cleaners