| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Jack Jones loves animals and unique inventions, two qualities that led him to invent the Rock and Roll Hamster Ball, which lights up and plays …...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Arlington Park Race Track
Euclid Avenue and Wilke Road
Please note: unfortunately, the recipe is *NOT* available
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:55 PM
This weekend, more than 1,000 luxury car enthusiasts will descend upon Arlington Park Racetrack in Arlington Heights, Illinois, as the Jaguar ALIVE Driving Experience comes to town. Free of charge, they'll get a chance to get behind the wheel to push some...
| Oct 28, 2012
The 28 years of horse racing's traveling carnival, also known as the Breeders' Cup, have been a tale of more than two cities; 10, actually, if you count Los Angeles and New York twice each for their separate participating tracks.
The history of this...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 10:43 PM
Michael Jordan is lending his support (and signature) to the next outdoor art exhibit coming to Michigan Avenue.
The five-time NBA MVP signed a 3-foot golf ball Monday at Michael Jordan’s Steak House that will be on display in September on...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Getting their young son to and from school is an easy walk for Jamie Burton and Lawrence Andrus. But in the fall, their son will have to attend somewhere else. Arlington Park Community Learning Center is closing for good.
"It's pretty sad because...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 4:30 PM
If you followed Kelsey Grammer’s time in the Chicago area filming Season 2 of cable network Starz’s “Boss,” you likely know the five-time Emmy-winning actor had his wife’s name tattooed on his hip in April at Insight...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:17 PM
RICHMOND — Though more than half of the American graded stakes turf races for 3-year-old thoroughbreds this year have yet to be contested, Silver Max and Summer Front already have established themselves as horses with sizable reputations in...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Come join us Sunday, August 26, 2012 for the 9thAnnual "Horses for Henry" -a fun day at Arlington Race Track sponsored by the family of Henry A. Fischer - Proceeds benefit Family Alliance, Inc.,
Gates open at 11:15 a.m. / First race 1:00 p.m.
| Aug 18, 2012
| 3:46 PM
It was Little Mike's Million on Saturday.
The 5-year-old gelding named won the Arlington Million at the Arlington Park Race Track Saturday.
| Feb 14, 2013
Ivo Daalder, U.S. ambassador to NATO and a national security expert, will become president of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs effective July 1.
Daalder, 52, is succeeding Marshall Bouton, who served in the post for 12 years.
"As a thought...
| Jan 13, 2013
When Iris Levenberg found herself divorced and living in South Florida in her 50s, the executive head hunter-turned-life coach was determined to find a life partner.
"I was on a mission," recalls Iris, now 61. "I spent years as a head hunter, and that's...