| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Everyone knows someone they think is remarkable. With TribU’s new Remarkable Person feature, you now have a place to share those stories, and read about other Chicago-area people who capture our imagination, tell a compelling story and offer us...
| Jul 7, 2011
Homaro Cantu is a chef defined and limited by his excesses. At Moto, Cantu's science-based culinary sleight-of-hand never fails to dazzle even the most jaded diner, but when the presentation promises more than the dish's flavor delivers — and in...
| Oct 25, 2010
Her name is Robin Barcus Slonina. Born in Joliet. Trained at the Art Institute. Living in Vegas (hubby's a performer in Cirque du Soleil).
She makes dresses. Oddly, beautiful dresses. The mission: one dress per U.S. State. Each, to uniquely represent...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 11:37 AM
Ted Land joined the WSBT news team in August, 2012. He came to Michiana from Alaska where he worked as a reporter at KTUU, an NBC station owned by Schurz Communications Inc., the parent company of WSBT.
During his four years in America’s “...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
National Pancake Day. It's been trending all day, partly because so many love the signature breakfast product, but also because THEY'RE FREE.
The International House of Pancakes, or IHOP, is offering a free short stack to customers today. In return,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 3:06 PM
It's on top of so many "Best Chili in Chicago" lists, but after 82 years of business, Bridgeport's Ramova Grill will be closing its doors on April 14th.
I first visited the restaurant while hosting "metromix on CLTV," where it made our "Best Chili" list....
| May 12, 2012
The first debate of a nationally significant congressional contest saw Republican Rep. Joe Walsh come out in favor of allowing federal student loan interest rates to double this summer and Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth accuse her foe of advocating...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 10:51 AM
WGN-TV BRINGS HOME 11 EMMYS AWARDS TOPPING ALL CHICAGO STATIONS CHICAGO, November 7, 2011 -- WGN-TV captured a total of eleven Emmy Awards at the 2011 Chicago/Midwest Emmy Awards held on Sunday, November 6 at the Alhambra Palace in Chicago. Six awards...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 6:54 AM
Today, after three long years of media blitzes, reality television shows, and two trials, Rod Blagojevich will be receiving his prison sentence.
No matter where you stand on the issue, it's certainly a sad day for our state, as another Governor gets...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 9:45 AM
What better way to celebrate the new year than by commemorating some of the most exciting advancements in health and fitness? In honor of Shape magazine’s 30th birthday, Shape’s Bahar Takhtehchian shares some tried and true beauty, health...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Family Friendly New Years Eve in Chicago
Ring It In at Rink Side!
Rink Side Sports and Family Entertainment Center, located in Gurnee Mills Mall, annually hosts a popular New Year's Eve event for families. The Party Package includes: ice skating with...
| Jul 6, 2012
WGN-TV Chicago and WGN America will air "Chicago's Summer Blast: The Navy Pier Fireworks," featuring the fireworks display from Navy Pier on Wednesday, July 4th at 9:30pm CT. This half-hour special will air in HD, immediately following an abbreviated "WGN...