| Oct 24, 2011
| 11:47 AM
When the Cubs’ Ryan Dempster hosts his annual Casino Night fundraiser, he and his teammates come decked out in white tuxedos with black bow ties. When fellow Cub Randy Wells hosted his benefit concert with Texas Red Dirt singer Stoney LaRue at Joe&...
| Nov 24, 2010
| 9:49 AM
"The Last Good War: The Faces and Voices of World War II" (Hardcover)
Thomas Sanders (Photographer), Hampton Sides (Introduction), Veronica Kavass (Contributor)
Welcome Books, 224 pages
"My most memorable night started when I got shot at five o'clock...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 7:16 AM
Rosie O'Donnell and her daughter dined at Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse in River North Tuesday. O'Donnell signed a baseball for the Chicago Sports Museum at Harry Caray's Tavern at Navy Pier and added a #22 to it in honor of her jersey number in "A...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:17 AM
Jennifer Hudson performed a private show at Paris Club's upstairs lounge, Studio Paris, Tuesday. The cast of NBC's "The Playboy Club" -- including Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Amber Heard, Naturi Naughton and Laura Benanti -- watched the series premiere of the...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:54 AM
Rosie O’Donnell, who is under contract to buy a $2.5 million home in Lakeview, participated in quiz night at Cullen’s Bar & Grill in Lakeview Wednesday. According to one employee, O'Donnell "was here for dinner and then was playing the quiz...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 6:12 AM
The Bears’ Devin Hester estimates he plays video games just about every day. He said it’s due in part to the free time he has and the fact that he feels he can’t go out in public much. His wife doesn’t mind — after all, it...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:30 AM
What do I think of Common’s new in-your-face music video for “Sweet”? I’m being 100 percent honest when I say that, for a second there, I thought it was a Funny or Die video.
That’s not intended to be a knock on the song or...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 7:10 AM
Zac Efron hit Lux Bar with friends Saturday. The "High School Musical" star is filming a movie with Dennis Quaid in DeKalb.
Eddie Cibrian had lunch at Lux Bar Saturday and hung out at The Underground with his "Plaboy Club" co-stars Jenna Dewan-Tatum,...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 3:30 PM
The Bears’ J’Marcus Webb will dine at Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse in River North, and answer fan questions via the eatery’s Facebook and Twitter pages, following every home game this season.
The restaurant will also offer...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Ask on youtube and you shall receive. That’s the lesson Jason Segel superfan and Wrigleyville resident Chelsea Gill learned after she posted a video of herself asking “The Muppets” and “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” star out...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 6:50 AM
Michael Bay has said he was done with the “Transformers” franchise in past interviews, but Vulture is reporting the 46-year-old director has had a change of heart.
According to the website, Bay is in final negotiations to direct a fourth...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 7:20 PM
You didn’t have to wait until my Monday column to hear Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari went out on a date over the weekend. The once-private Cutler tweeted his plans to his 150,000 followers Friday.
“Dinner date night with @KristinCav,&...