| Apr 24, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Boy, Trib Nation had a few things to say about DePaul Professor Rachel Shteir's Sunday Book Review article on Chicago, drawn from three books written by people from here, and which appeared this week in The New York Times.
She reviewed "Golden," by...
| Apr 5, 2013
Penthouses are increasingly defining the Chicago skyline as developers tap into a niche market for luxury residential properties and savvy buyers and renters see an opportunity to elevate their lifestyles.
Buyers pay a premium for those lofty perches,...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Longtime Food Network favorite Sandra Lee is leaving her semi-homemade masterpieces behind and hitting the road for a pair of new series, Sandra’s Restaurant Remakes and Sandra’s Taverns, Lounges & Clubs. On Sandra's Restaurant Remakes,...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Wednesday's print column. Of all the nuggets of Richard M. Daley's wit and wisdom that veteran WLS-AM 890 political reporter Bill Cameron unearthed in a recent search of his audio vault, my favorite is this: What really makes narcotics so......
| Oct 26, 2012
On a warm late September evening in one of the nicer high-rises on Chicago's Marine Drive, Brenda Fredericks peered over her glasses and surveyed a large group of relatives from her husband's family, many of whom she had never met before.
| Oct 28, 2012
| 2:13 PM
A teen who is described as depressed, suicidal and in need of his medication for asthma was reported missing, Chicago police said.
Jeremy Figueroa who turned 19 on Oct. 25, last made contact with his family on Oct. 26 and was last seen near the 3700...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Section 8 has earned a reputation for producing some creative displays over the years.
Perhaps the most famous was the Super Mario Bros. tifo from September 2010 during a game against the Seattle Sounders. The tifo featured Mario superimposed against...
| May 8, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Welcome to the real-life version of Candy Land.
Over here sits a giant chocolate replica of the Bean, decorated with colorful jelly beans in the shape of the Chicago skyline. Over there, sour gummy worms. There's licorice in one corner, and rich...
| May 19, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Many of the world's leaders are now in Chicago, and Sunday morning, they'll be at McCormick Place, where talks begin on a number of issues with the war in Afghanistan and the European economy, highest on the list.
Like a well-choreographed dance,...
| May 23, 2012
| 10:02 AM
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, had dinner at upscale Mexican restaurant Mercadito Monday while in Chicago for NATO. And as you would expect, he had plenty of company.
Besides the Prince's table of seven, the large...
| Aug 30, 2012
Every day I come to work and look up at our building, at the neo-Gothic splendor of the Tribune Tower, a landmark and protected icon, part of the old in an ever-changing city famous for her crooked politicians and her amazing architecture.
| Jun 8, 2012
| 2:37 PM
SAWYER — The beach stretches for three miles along Lake Michigan, while massive dunes pile up hundreds of feet above the shoreline like a mountain range made of sand.
Six miles of trails wind through nearly 2,000 acres of diverse landscapes, from...