| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:27 PM
TBOX, which began as the "Twelve Bars of XMas" and now includes 41 bars, is an annual event held the Second Saturday in December in the Wrigleyville Neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. It started out as just another Pub Crawl, and over the years has...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:46 PM
With Northern Illinois snagging an Orange Bowl bid this weekend, Husky fever is sure to reach a high in the next few weeks. NIU became the first-ever MAC school to receive a BCS bowl game berth, where they will take on the ACC champion Florida State.
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Anthony Bourdain still isn't a fan of deep dish pizza, but he loves Chicago.
"In a town where everything is great, they're most famous for something that sucks," the chef says in the Season 2 opener of "The Layover" (8 p.m. CT Nov. 19, Travel Channel;...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 7:42 PM
Three people were shot overnight and another four wounded Saturday afternoon, according to police.
The most recent shooting happened across the street from Wrigley Field about 3:20 a.m. Sunday. A man, age 25, was shot in the upper back outside the 7-...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Authorities are questioning a parolee in connection with a shooting in the Wrigleyville neighborhood over the weekend, police said.
No charges have been filed as of Monday afternoon, police said, but authorities are questioning a 26-year-old man who...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:03 PM
A parolee shot another man in the back across the street from Wrigley Field when the man tried to interfere with a robbery, authorities say.
Marcus E. Harris, 26, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street, is charged with aggravated battery, obstructing...
| Nov 11, 2012
The Christmas Schooner
Have yourself a City of Big Shoulders Christmas at the Mercury Theater, the current home of the beloved Chicago musical, “The Christmas Schooner.” Created by John Reeger and Julie Shannon, “Schooner”...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The iO Theater is moving. On Friday, owner Charna Halpern purchased a new space for her long-running comedy enterprise, signaling an end to iO's presence in Wrigleyville after nearly two decades.
Currently located at the corner of Clark and Addison,...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:52 AM
Former Chicago Bear Tommie Harris was arrested outside a bar in Chicago's Wrigleyville neighborhood late Monday night.
He was charged with one count of indecent exposure, urinating in public and simple assault. Police say he verbally threatened a police...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Food trucks may soon find special parking spots near City Hall, NBC Tower, Harold Washington College, Buckingham Fountain and Lincoln Park Zoo, among other high-traffic locations in Chicago.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday presented the City Council with...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Most shows tend to fill up or reach standing-room only capacity. To get a seat, arrive at least 20 minutes early or when doors open.
Hosted by Dana Norris
When: First Thursday of the month at 8 p.m.
Where: Uncommon Ground in Wrigleyville (3800...
| Oct 12, 2012
1034 W. Belmont Ave. 773-857-7777
This quick-serve burger joint sets itself apart from the chains with third-pound patties of organic beef, thick-cut fries and, as a nod to its “indie” nature, band posters and a schedule of...