| Oct 20, 2010
The teenagers who inspired the hit Fox series "Glee" had another winning performance last weekend, bringing two shows to a packed auditorium at Burroughs High School. It was the fifth annual "Burroughs on Broadway" extravaganza, and despite some technical...
| May 19, 2011
| 8:46 AM
Weekday television is about to experience a major sea change.
After 25 years as a powerful mainstay of syndication, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" airs its last original broadcast Wednesday, May 25 ... the last day of the ratings-important May sweeps,...
| May 25, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Talk-show queen Oprah Winfrey took her final bow in a taped episode that aired Wednesday, marking the end of her 25-year daytime talk show with a tearful goodbye.
"You all have been a safe harbor for me," Winfrey told her audience. "My hope is that you...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 2:39 PM
David Kaplan is one of the most trusted names on the Chicago sports scene. He joined WGN Radio as a sports reporter in April of 1995 and is currently the afternoon drive sports reporter and host of WGN Sports Night, heard weeknights 7-10 p.m., and Cubs...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 9:13 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Oprah Winfrey wants to better the world in her own way, and that absolutely, positively excludes a political career.
The media powerhouse who threw her clout behind Barack Obama's presidential candidacy says she will never seek office....
| Jan 26, 2011
| 9:11 AM
First lady Michelle Obama tells Oprah Winfrey that when she feels bad, she thinks about the country’s military families and knows better than to complain.
“Whenever I’m feeling bad, feeling sorry for myself, I suck it up because of...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Emmy-winning television star, celebrity stylist, author and fashion designer, Carson Kressley is currently starring in Carson-Nation, a one-hour reality show on Oprah Winfrey's OWN. In Carson-Nation, Carson travels to small towns throughout the U.S.,...
| Dec 4, 2011
The Art Nouveau movement covered it all — decorative arts, architecture, fashion, dance, advertising and more — and this book seeks to restore the movement's prominence in the discussion of modern art....
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 9:44 AM
From her earliest memories, Brianna has always been drawn to beauty and glamour, enjoying playing dress up and trying on mom’s makeup and clothes to play with different beautiful looks in the mirror!
Graduating with a BA from Columbia College in...
| Feb 7, 2012
Celebrity gardener Rebecca Kolls heads up the cast of speakers at the Maymont Flower & Garden Show Feb. 9-12 in downtown Richmond.A master gardener, Rebecca has been digging in the garden most of her life. As a meterologist in Minneapolis, she...