| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Ernie Banks with Vince Vaughn in the Cubs dugout in 2008. (Tribune photo by Phil Velasquez) (Update: Tracy Morgan has been replaced by former Cubs pitcher Mike Bielecki.) I don't know what Tracy Morgan sounds like when he sings, but if it's anywhere as...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 8:24 AM
| Jun 13, 2010
With the hockey season having come to its joyful conclusion, it is time to turn our attentions to those other professional athletes laboring in sunshine on spacious green fields on the city's North and South sides.
These would be baseball players, and if...
| Jun 14, 2010
| 7:30 PM
As the rain clouds started to roll over Ben Davis High School on Tuesday afternoon, the Giants public address announcer let out a little humor.
"Has anyone ever seen the movie Groundhog's Day? For the third time, welcome to Ben Davis High School a for...
| Jul 5, 2010
They are, arguably, the best-known Chicago Cubs of all time.
And though Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers and Frank Chance last played together in 1912 – indeed, all have been dead more than 60 years -- their names live on among baseball fans.
| Mar 27, 2011
| 1:26 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
5:09 a.m. Greg Jarrett broadcasts live from Wrigley Field in the Captain Morgan's Club as we begin the Wrigley Life!
6:21 a.m. Meet the new Cubs public announcer Andrew Belleson when he visits with Greg Jarrett.
| Apr 10, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Cubs legend Ernie Banks spent an hour with the WGN Sports Night crew on April 7, 2011, to talk about his career, Billy Williams, recognition for his efforts to promote civil rights, and Kap's skills as a shortstop. Check out the pictures and listen to the...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 5:49 AM
President Obama personally kicks off his re-election effort with a set of events in his home town of Chicago Thursday, and he's lined up A-list talent to help him get things started.
According to a Democratic source, Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, All-...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 9:32 PM
There was no shortage of hoopla as President Barack Obama returned home Thursday for the first time since formally announcing his re-election bid, as he used using past and present stars of his playoff-bound favorite Chicago Bulls to cap an evening of...
| Nov 25, 2010
Celebrities are cashing in on their fame by designing clothes, concocting fragrances, writing books and creating fine art. For those shopping for the celebrity obsessed, it has never been easier.
Anderson's Bookshop in Downers Grove and Naperville...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 7:22 PM
The lasting legacy of Ron Santo — aside from the 342 home runs and five Gold Glove awards, the millions he helped raise for charities and the laughter he provided with his inimitable grunts and groans during Cubs broadcasts — might be the...