| Mar 29, 2011
| 12:13 PM
5-5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30-6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6-6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30-9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
6:35a.m. Explore the world of Chinese music at a Chicago landmark - Julie Tiao Ma of the...
| Oct 3, 2011
Now that you've made it through the annual August-September drumbeat of back-to-school madness, pause a moment and think about your own education. Maybe you should use your lunch break and treat yourself to some "brain food."
Taking a break midday to...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:26 PM
“Aretha Franklin’s Amazing Grace”: That’s the title of a new book by Downbeat associate editor (and Tribune contributor) Aaron Cohen. Focusing on Franklin’s landmark 1972 gospel album, the book is a jumping off point for...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 10:39 AM
The stars were out in force for the opening night of the 47th Chicago International Film Festival. The evening began with the premiere of "The Last Rites of Joe May" at the Harris Theatre at Millennium Park.
Chicago connections were prominent with...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 1:11 PM
Anderson's Bookshop's mother-daughter book club will discuss "Number the Stars" by Lois Lowry at 2 p.m. at Anderson's Bookshop in Downers Grove, 5112 Main St., Downers Grove; free. 630-963-2665, andersonsbookshop.com.
Franki Elliot will host...
| May 5, 2011
| 5:33 AM
For two decades you've known Richard M. Daley as mayor and boss of Chicago. As a columnist, I've been his chief critic. But there are a few things you probably don't know about the mayor and me.
I used to like him very much. And he knows it. Once he...
| Jan 28, 2011
SGi Chicago Peace Concert Series will bring you a Peace Concert featuring the Greg Spero Quintet January 28, 2011 at the SGi-USA Chicago Cultural Center, 1455 S. Wabash, Chicago from 7:00pm-8:00pm. The SGI Chicago Peace Concert Series is affiliated with...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 1:52 AM
Former President Bill Clinton will be in Chicago today to campaign for mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel, who once served Clinton as a senior adviser.
Clinton will appear at a rally for Emanuel at 11 a.m. at the Chicago Cultural Center. The event is open to...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 1:23 PM
More than 30 same-sex couples, in suits and flowing wedding gowns, gathered this morning in Millennium Park to be among the first in the state to enter into civil unions.
Gov. Pat Quinn, who signed the civil unions bill into law earlier this year,...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:04 PM
Vivian Maier, Photographer Exhibition
Through June 18
Russell Bowman Art Advisory
311 West Superior, Suite 115
Tuesday and Wednesday by appointment
Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
| Feb 16, 2011
Less than a week remains before Chicago elects a new mayor (maybe), which means we'll probably only be treated to the candidates' colorful quips for a handful of days. Sigh.
Today, we look at five of our favorite words or phrases from the mayoral...