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  • Our new Theater Loop puts you on Chicago's stages

    Our new Theater Loop puts you on Chicago's stages
    To our readers: Chicago ranks as one of the most important theater cities in the world, earning accolades in the same breath with London and New York. This city is the birthplace of many great American plays and launched the hopes and careers of many...
  • UIC spends $1M on chancellor house that rarely hosts guests

    UIC spends $1M on chancellor house that rarely hosts guests
    When she was hired five years ago at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares received a new perk with the job: an all-expenses-paid house to live in, with the expectation that it would be used for university functions. Yet...
  • Stashing the vanilla beans

    Stashing the vanilla beans
    Q: I recently purchased some very nice vanilla beans at a new market in my area. What is the best way to store them? The last ones I purchased were fairly stiff before I got a chance to use them. —Andrew Maselli, Chicago A: I posed your question...
  • White House OKd spying on allies, U.S. intelligence officials say

    White House OKd spying on allies, U.S. intelligence officials say
    WASHINGTON -- The White House and State Department signed off on surveillance targeting phone conversations of friendly foreign leaders, current and former U.S. intelligence officials said Monday, pushing back against assertions that President Obama and...
  • The answer to the Facebook giraffe riddle is ...

    The answer to the Facebook giraffe riddle is ...
    Nearly a half a million people clicked on my story yesterday about the Facebook giraffe riddle. Today, there's a problem. An argument. Seems social media can't decide what's the right answer. Is it door or eyes? For those of you who slept through...
  • Create a block coordinator program

    In its Plan of Chicago series, the Chicago Tribune has outlined an unemployment and street crime situation in the 79th Street corridor near Halsted (“A scorching jobs desert,” Editorial, Oct. 20). My proposal would establish a pilot program,...
  • Northbrook's Krewella team up with Nicky Romero on 'Legacy'

    Northbrook's Krewella team up with Nicky Romero on 'Legacy'
    If music videos were more like the one Nicky Romero and Krewella made for their song, “Legacy,” maybe people would actually start paying attention to them again. The video features Romero DJing with high-tech equipment in the background...
  • Tribune's Heartland Prize marks 25 years

    Tribune's Heartland Prize marks 25 years
    In 1988, the Chicago Tribune announced it would award annual prizes to honor “extraordinary writing about the people and places that make up the heart of America.” These Heartland Prizes — one for fiction, one for nonfiction —...
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'Americanah' awarded fiction Heartland Prize

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'Americanah' awarded fiction Heartland Prize
    In awarding the Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for Fiction to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's "Americanah," we recognize a novel that engages with important ideas about race, and does so with style, wit and insight. Adichie has updated the traditional...
  • Setting a strong foundation in reading

    Setting a strong foundation in reading
    Long after classes had ended at Gale Math and Science Academy in Rogers Park, Kathy Barnett leaned in over a book in the school cafeteria with a rambunctious, second-grader by her side. On the surface, the pair couldn't be any more different. But each...
  • 'Ender's Game' fails to net high score from critics

    Based on the popular young-adult novel by Orson Scott Card, the new film "Ender's Game" shares at least superficial similarities with the recent sci-fi smash "Gravity" (with its dazzling zero-G effects) and last year's YA blockbuster "The Hunger Games"...