| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Once a month, at Third Coast Comics in the Edgewater neighborhood, the store closes for the evening and the knitting comes out. Followed by the drinks. Drink & Draw & Knitting Night is the second Thursday of each month, as it has been since Terry Gant...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 2:44 PM
If you're really excited about meeting “The Walking Dead” cast members Laurie Holden, Chandler Riggs and Chad Coleman — and attending Coleman's Q&A — at this weekend's C2E2 convention at McCormick Place, get in line.
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Around this time last year during C2E2 — the busy, sprawling Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo held each spring at McCormick Place — we spoke with the heads of DC Comics and Marvel Entertainment. We told them that, because we're curious, we...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 12:34 PM
The second phase of the Wells Street bridge overhaul begins Friday night, which will reroute some trains heading into the Loop through early May 6.
Next week, rush hour Brown Line riders will see some southbound trains operate until the Merchandise Mart...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Israel Idonije doesn't wear a helmet or absorb punishing blocks while performing his side job as a comic book creator. Yet the former Bears defensive lineman insists that developing his superhero title "The Protectors" has been more difficult than...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:20 AM
| Apr 16, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Comic book and pop culture enthusiasts from around the Midwest flocked to McCormick Place for the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo last weekend. As with …...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Maggie Q will headline the "Nikita" contingent coming to C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Read an update to this story here.
Q plays the title character in the series, a rogue spy who is out to stop the secret agency that turned her...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Cast members from "The Vampire Diaries" will be back in the Chicago area April 14 and 15 thanks to a new agreement that brings the "The Vampire Diaries" Fan Convention to Rosemont for the first time.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Creation...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 5:40 PM
"Nikita"star Shane West will participate in C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago, stepping in for Maggie Q, who had to cancel due to the filming schedule for the final episodes of the CW series.
West plays Michael, the ex-Division agent who has...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Starting on Friday, April 13, 2012, the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) will be kicking off at McCormick Place. There will be celebrity guests, movie and television stars, and superstars from the word of comic books in attendance. Of course,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:30 PM
In comic books, superheroes exist to fight injustices that occur in the world. The Justice League is a collection of DC Comics' greatest heroes who have united to protect the world from all forms of villainy, whether it comes in the form of a vengeful...