| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Chicago's DuSable Museum is not, at this point in its relatively brief history, an all-day experience. You can take in the permanent and special exhibitions and walk the parkland grounds in a scant few hours. But in a city packed with museums that'll test...
| Jul 24, 2014
The idea sat roughly in the middle of the city's Cultural Plan 2012, a bullet point among scores of bullet points: "Development of a 'Museum Campus South' that connects major institutions on the South Side."
Now it's being put into action.
At a news...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Flutist Nicole Mitchell, singer Dee Alexander with saxophonist Oliver Lake, pianist Craig Taborn and the Kenwood Academy Jazz Band will headline the eighth annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival, running Sept. 27-28 in several locations.
Following is the...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:28 PM
As opening night glitches go, this was a good problem.
The back room at Lakeview gastropub The Dog's Bollox was jammed with people squeezing in for the debut of Story Sessions, yet another yarn-spinning event to add to Chicago's already-packed...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The origins of the mysterious package that showed up Wednesday at the University of Chicago admissions office addressed to Henry ......
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with the Rev. Michael Thomas, spiritual leader of Heart of Jesus Maronite Catholic Church in Fort Lauderdale.
Q: If someone asked "What's a Maronite?", what...
| Dec 12, 2008
These days, it seems the South Side neighborhood of Hyde Park has been put on the map as the stomping grounds of President-elect Barack Obama.
There are walking tours that show off his favorite restaurants and coffee shops, magazine and newspaper...