| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Lita Albuquerque has led volunteers through the Mojave Desert. She's led them near the Egyptian pyramids, enduring a brief work stoppage when authorities mistook the design they were drawing for the Star of David. She's led them on an expedition to the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:28 AM
Event highlights this weekend and beyond in the North and Northwest suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events.
Park Ridge's annual Pumpkin...
| Oct 10, 2014
The city is looking for volunteers to join its Community Emergency Response Team.
CERT training teaches residents basic emergency skills, then integrates them into the emergency response capability for their area, according to a city news release.
| Oct 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
City/Neighborhood: Lakeview East
Monthly art events with themes, concepts and artwork selected by real Chicagoans. Exhibitions will be chosen through a Web application where users can submit their own ideas or upvote other...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Long before Lollapalooza became a fixture in Grant Park, long before Riot Fest and Pitchfork Music Festival and the myriad other concentrations of cultural events that have come to define the city's warm-weather entertainment scene, there was the...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A public sculpture by the provocative Los Angeles artist Paul McCarthy has drawn a great deal of attention and even some ire in Paris, where it recently went on display in the city's ritzy Place Vendôme.
"Tree," a green inflatable sculpture that...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Check out festivals and events in November across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 1-2: The Fall Fiesta in the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:00 AM
Magical creatures will go bump in the night at Night Fall, a free festival of theater, pageantry, movement and music in Hartford’s Colt Park on Saturday, Oct. 11, at 5:30 p.m. in Colt Park.
The annual event, which features local actors, musicians,...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Greetings, 818 readers! Today is Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 82 degrees and a low of 57 with a slight chance of rain.
Here are some of the latest headlines from the area:
- Burbank police on...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Bach Organ Project: The WFMT-sponsored series devoted to the complete solo organ works of J.S. Bach continues with two weekend recitals. Stephen Alltop performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Alice Millar Chapel (1870 Sheridan Road, Evanston). Michael Costello...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:02 PM
A former Orlando resident famed for his fashion illustrations has given the 90-year-old Orlando Museum of Art its largest gift ever.
The bequest of nine paintings from J. Hyde Crawford is valued at $8.3 million — dwarfing any previous gift —...