| Jan 9, 2012
| 8:38 AM
ReStore - BYRN - Toy Box Connection - Half Acre Beer Company - National Hellenic Museum
Monday, January 2
Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity
4100 Fox Valley Center
Tuesday, January 3
| Feb 1, 2012
| 12:40 PM
River North Dance Chicago
" Valentine's Weekend Engagement
February 10 and February 11, 8:00 p.m.
February 12, 3:00 p.m.
Harris Theater in Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph Drive
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:02 PM
A Chicago bicyclist has sued the city, claiming he fell because the grooved metal decking of the LaSalle Street bridge caused him to fall off his bike, and that a city consultant’s report from 2004 said the city should resurface the bridge to make...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 10:21 PM
The Ravinia Festival remains one of the nation’s heavyweight classical music impresarios even if it increasingly finds itself in the position of playing Goliath to the David of the Grant Park Music Festival at Millennium Park. Ho-hum symphonic...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:38 PM
On Aug. 26, a post on the Laguna Beach city website notified us about plans for road widening of Laguna Canyon Road at El Toro Road by Caltrans.
Days later, the post reads "repaving" not "widening" but still offers no mention if the project complies with...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 11:27 AM
During his first few months in office, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's tech team has put a lot of city data online.
They’ve made it easier to get at, but not necessarily easier to interpret. The data sets can be downloaded and sorted, but they lack context....
| Sep 22, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Memorial for makeup artist
A memorial service for the late Joy Trent, the longtime Pageant of the Masters makeup director, is scheduled for 11 a.m. Oct. 1 in the Forum Theater at the Festival of the Arts grounds, 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Festival...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 12:47 PM
With potential CTA fare hikes and service cuts looming for 2012, Mayor Rahm Emanuel appeared at a North Side train station today to tout the installation of extra security cameras he said have made platforms safer.
Standing at the CTA Red Line Loyola...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 12:16 AM
A 42-year-old man suffered burn injuries in an apartment fire early Sunday morning in the River North neighborhood, a Chicago Fire Department official said.
The man was transported in serious-to-critical condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, but...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 6:04 AM
UPDATE: River North resident Jaime Moisio has won the "Glee" Live tickets. Congrats! Thanks for participating everyone, and better luck next time.
Are you a sad little Gleek in Chicago because you didn't get tickets to see New Directions perform this...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 12:31 PM
52 W. Illinois St. 312-222-1888
Rating: !! 1/2 (out of 4) Take it or leave it
To really enjoy reality TV, you have to suspend judgment. If you don’t think too hard, it can be a deliciously fun distraction.
All the glitz and glamour...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Like any dance professional, Jodie Gates is a master of the art of spotting.
When a dancer uses the technique, they visually fix upon a single point in the distance and keep their eyes set on it, as they undergo what seems to be a dizzying number of...