| Apr 18, 2010
| 4:32 PM
The Post-Tribune of Northwest Indiana reports: A murder trial scheduled to begin Monday in the deaths of CLTV host Garrard McClendon's parents has been postponed because a new defense attorney has been retained. Gregory Brooks Jr., 18, charged in the...
| Apr 1, 2010
On tonight's WGN Evening News, I hit One Hour Tee's, the 60 minute custom T-Shirt design shop. You've probably seen their ads posted all over town. Ryan Barkan opened their first store at Clybourn and Oakley about a year ago after boosting business...
| Apr 5, 2010
On Thursday April 8, 2010, friends and family of political reporter Carlos Hernandez Gomez will pay tribute to him with a concert at FitzGerald's Nightclub in Berwyn, IL.
Doors open at 7:00 pm.
Carlos Hernandez Gomez passed away in January after a...
| Apr 7, 2010
WGN has a new show launching in a few weeks. If you've opened your eyelids over the past week you've probably seen one of the promos.
It's called Chicago's Best TV, an entertainment lifestyle program featuring the best the area has to offer. Think all of...
| Mar 7, 2010
Garrard McClendon describes it as a "divine" moment.
Last October, moments before he was to go on air to host his CLTV show, "Garrard McClendon Live," his wife, Quanica, called him at his desk. She was frantic.
"Leave the office," she said, before...
| Mar 9, 2010
Governor Pat Quinn will address Illinois' growing budget problems tomorrow in Springfield.
Prior to the official address, the governor's staff is expected to release more details on the borrowing plan and looming budget cuts as early as tonight.
| Mar 19, 2010
A helpful tool in water conservation is a simple water gauge. Knowing exactly how much rain has fallen in your area can help you decide how much and how often to irrigate your garden or landscape. Many homes with automatic irrigation systems operate...
| May 3, 2010
When I was a kid, whenever it rained my mother would always say, "It's a good day for ducks." Nowadays, I actually own a small flock of ducks, and I can tell you it's true: They don't mind a rainy day at all.
Ducks have other singular attributes as well....
| May 4, 2010
| 4:15 PM
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Tom Skilling, WGN-TV chief meteorologist, appears weekdays on WGN Midday News, WGN News at Five and WGN News at Nine. He celebrated his 30th anniversary with...
| May 17, 2010
Are you one of those people who plant the exact same thing in your containers or gardens every year? Why not liven up your plant mix … with a little chocolate?
Chocolate in the gardening world refers to foliage color, of course, but for those of...
| May 27, 2010
We are getting down to the wire for the Stanley Cup series. The home-opener starts this Saturday at 7pm CST at the United Center with our very own Chicago Blackhawks facing the Philadelphia Flyers. CLTV's Jerry Riles questions...who WANTS it more? Can...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 9:57 AM
Thomas E. (Tom) Langmyer was named vice president/general manager of WGN-AM (Radio 720), Chicago, in March 2005.
Previously, Langmyer was vice president/general manager of KMOX-AM, St. Louis, from 2003 to 2005 and was vice president/programming for CBS...