| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
I had to chuckle, when I read the article “Bears open Halas Hall to business events.” (Business, March 20)
According to the article, only well-connected fans, sponsors, business partners, suite owners, and key philanthropic supporters will...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
It's a 10-game, 19-day sprint to the end of the regular season for the Blackhawks, and their potential playoff pairing remains up for grabs. As they chase St. Louis and fend off Colorado, here's what to expect from the final five-plus-five.
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:18 PM
In the beginning: Jared Allen will turn 32 on April 3. He was born in Dallas, raised near San Jose, Calif., and went to college at Idaho State, where he was an All-Big Sky defensive lineman and long snapper.
Surprise, surprise: He was a fourth-round...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:07 AM
The governor believes it’s third and long for Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s dream of hosting a Super Bowl in Chicago.
Gov. Pat Quinn said during a radio appearance this morning that he doubts football’s biggest game will ever be played here....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:43 AM
It's spring! In Chicago! Lace up those running shoes and take a look at RedEye's list of May races to run in the city.
>> Bark in the Park 5K
- The plug: "The Anti-Cruelty Society’s largest single fundraiser"
- Course: Montrose...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:26 PM
— Only because the Rose Theater at the Lincoln Center is five stories up and the artificial snow that fell behind NFL commissioner Roger Goodell might have muffled sound like the real thing was nobody able to hear the kicking and spinning of...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:58 PM
With its offense sputtering and its defense hanging on Friday against Simeon during the Prep Bowl, St. Rita needed something special to get the upper hand.
That's when sophomore Daniel Gleaves broke through the middle of Simeon's punt protection,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:46 PM
8A: Loyola vs. Naperville Central
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Huskie Stadium, DeKalb.
Records: Loyola 12-1, Naperville Central 10-3.
On the offensive
Illinois State-bound QB Jake Kolbe (2,106 yards, 18 TDs, 3 INTs) of Naperville Central and Loyola...
| Dec 10, 2013
It's 2 degrees outside, and just the thought of wrestling into 17 layers of wool -- plus parka --
saps your will to live.
But you've seen every episode of "Boardwalk Empire"(twice), your rations of last week's chili are depleted and restless leg...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A year after being elected to his first public office after five previous tries, state Sen. Jim Oberweis on Friday formally announced his bid for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination.
Oberweis, a Sugar Grove money manager and boutique dairy owner, used...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:09 AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s idea of expanding Soldier Field was met with questions Wednesday about how the city would pay for added seats and whether it’s a prudent move given the city’s shaky finances.
The administration’s stadium...
| Sep 26, 2013
The happy truth about Buffalo (and other style) chicken wings: Respectable to very good wings aren't hard to make. Fry 'em right (that is, until the skin is good and crispy), douse them in sauce (hot sauce, butter and vinegar are the base components of...