| Mar 19, 2011
| 6:14 PM
About 200 protesters opposed to the war in Iraq marched along Michigan Avenue on Saturday, marking the eighth anniversary of the war’s start and celebrating the revival of their lawsuit against the city of Chicago.
A federal appeals court on...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Michael Jordan's Steak House (not the same concept as the Michael Jordan's Restaurant that closed a dozen years ago) will open this summer in the InterContinental Chicago (525 N. Michigan Ave.), reports Melissa Harris on the Tribune's Breaking Business...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 2:38 PM
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Taco Bell 4th Inning Giveaway ("Sweepstakes") will take place during the twenty (20) Chicago Cubs home day games between Wednesday, April 20, 2011 and...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 10:01 PM
By the time Maxwell Gabriel allegedly crashed his taxi into a pedestrian, he had been stopped 22 times by police in the last 3 1/2 years.
According to the citations, Gabriel had sped at twice the posted limit, blown through stop signs and caused three...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Traffic could be less than magnificent starting next week as a resurfacing project begins on North Michigan Avenue.
Starting Wednesday and lasting until mid-November, the project will affect Michigan Avenue from Illinois Street to Oak Street, and Inner...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:13 AM
The Chancel Choir of Saint John Church Baptist will present their 84th Annual Anniversary Concert on Sunday November 13, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
The theme for this year's concert is: "SINGING PRIASES TO GOD WITH A NEW HEART AND A NEW SPIRIT!"
| Sep 27, 2011
| 2:57 PM
Say the last time you walked out during a movie was 20 years ago, and say that movie you could no longer put up with was an interminable comedy named "The Super." Joe Pesci plays a slumlord, ordered by a court to live in one of his own questionable...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:06 AM
A resurfacing project is scheduled to begin today on North Michigan Avenue, closing lanes and limiting parking for about six weeks.
The Mag Mile will be repaved from Illinois to Oak Street and, on the Gold Coast, Inner Lake Shore Drive from Oak to...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Like any celeb with a new book to plug, Common has been making the media rounds the last few weeks. He's been interviewed by "The Daily Show," "The Wendy Williams Show," MSNBC's "Morning Joe" and Oprah Winfrey's "O" magazine.
Next week, the Chicago...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
One and Only: The Untold Story of On the Road
Tuesday, November 15
Talk at 6:30 p.m.
600 S. Michigan Avenue
A talk on "the untold story of ON THE ROAD," based on my new...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 8:16 AM
Medical student and music lover Paul Jurgens made a detour on the way home from the gym when he learned about Steve Jobs’ death.
“It’s so sad,” said the 22-year-old, rattling off a long list of Apple products he has acquired....
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:51 PM
A man the FBI suspects of robbing a downtown bank branch three times since August held up the same bank again this afternoon, according to the FBI.
The man entered the Chicago Community Bank branch, 52 E. Lake St., about 1:30 p.m., and went up to a...