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  • TRIB NATION: Behind our "Behind the Google Doodle" story

    TRIB NATION: Behind our "Behind the Google Doodle" story
    When we log onto the Internet, one of the first things many of us see is the Google search page – and one of the first things we notice there are the search engine’s artistic “Doodles.” It’s a simple idea, painstakingly...
  • 'Man of Steel' more solemn than super, reviews say

    These days it seems like every superhero under the sun has been given a modern makeover for the big screen -- Batman, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Thor -- so it only makes sense that the grandaddy of them all is finally up for an overhaul in "Man of Steel."...
  • What to see in Chicago

    What to see in Chicago
    Overhead trains, river-touring boats, legendary dinosaurs and American Girls: Chicago's best attractions appeal to all ages. And though it's a big city, Chicago extends a warm Midwestern welcome to visitors while keeping it real with an ample dose of...
  • 7 essential Chicago recipes

    7 essential Chicago recipes
    Visitors to Chicago are sure to enjoy our excellent food culture. To experience a little bit of that culture in your own kitchen, we've collected some of our favorite recipes. Enjoy! Enchiladas El Popo From El Popocatepetl tortilleria on 21st Street,...
  • A "Lean In" follow up with Trib Nation

    A "Lean In" follow up with Trib Nation
    After Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg discussed her book “Lean In” at a recent Chicago Tribune Press Pass event, the Tribune invited people for a follow-up. Three dozen women responded and joined us at the Chicago Tribune on Thursday to talk...
  • Discussing women, work, leadership

    When we invited Sheryl Sandberg to talk about her book, "Lean In – Women, Work and the Will to Lead," 800 people showed up and thousands more watched it live-streamed or later on video. Several months earlier, we staged a Chicago Forward program on...
  • Chicago Tribune Kids Read & Write Program returns!

    Chicago Tribune Kids Read & Write Program returns!
    Know a young critic? Send them our way! To encourage reading and jump-start creativity, we're giving kids an opportunity to be heard through the Chicago Tribune Read and Write program. We're asking children ages 5-16 to submit book reviews about...
  • Walt Arfons dies at 96; brother Art nabbed his land speed record

    When Walt Arfons first strapped a jet engine onto a hot rod, experts thought the car would melt, explode or spin wildly out of control. They were wrong. Working in his family's old feed mill and hardware store on Pickle Road in Akron, Ohio, Arfons...
  • Bernard 'Bernie' Sahlins dies at 90; co-founder of Second City

    Bernard "Bernie" Sahlins, co-founder and former owner of The Second City, the influential Chicago comedy venue that pioneered rapid-fire comedy sketches using ideas plucked from the audience, died Sunday at his home in Chicago. He was 90. His wife, Jane...
  • Looking for dad's birthday cake

    Looking for dad's birthday cake
    Q: My father is a native Chicagoan. Someone once asked me where, exactly, he grew up. I asked Dad and he replied, "Tell them I grew up on the corner of Kostner and Van Buren...and then watch them recoil in horror." I think the intersection no longer...
  • A guide to Chicago-speak for Boston fans

    A guide to Chicago-speak for Boston fans
    Here are some tips on how to talk Chicago. First off, it's Chi-CAW-go, not Chi-CAA-go. Nationwide, you hear that second pronunciation more than the first. But among longtime Chicagoans, you hear the first much more often. Some other words and phrases:...