| Dec 3, 2013
Q: My mother had recipe from the Sunday Tribune food section titled, "It's Chili Sauce time!" by Mary Meade (Ruth Ellen Church's pen name). I would say it ran somewhere between the late 50's to 1966. I had the original from the paper and made a copy of...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:56 PM
When André Schiffrin was fired in 1990 as editor in chief of Pantheon Books, it was regarded as a loud shot in the war between commercialism and quality in American publishing. There were protests by noted authors, including Studs Terkel and Kurt...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Marc Trestman made a bad decision at the end of last week’s loss in Minnesota, and it would appear he’s continuing his run of bad choices to start Monday night’s game against the Cowboys.
According to the depth chart in My Chicago...
| Dec 10, 2013
Q: My packet of red quinoa says to wash the quinoa multiple times then rinse before cooking. What's the difference?
--Anthony Pioppi, Middletown, Conn.
A: It's always good to hear from a former newspaper colleague from Connecticut, especially one...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Kathy Thomson, the former president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Times, has become chief marketing officer and executive vice president at the satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc.
Thomson will report directly to SiriusXM's...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:48 AM
The Miami Marlins on Thursday put a bow on an active week at the Baseball Winter Meetings, acquiring outfielder Brian Bogusevic from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for outfielder Justin Ruggiano.
The left-handed hitting Bogusevic, 29, hit .273 with six...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Today we hear from you, the unassailable and cherished readers. Hello, by the way. Hope you're well.
"Mr. Phillips," writes Brandon McNeill, who had me at mister, "as a longtime Tribune subscriber and life-long movie fan, I find your film reviews and...
| Dec 15, 2013
Before ever meeting her future husband, Anne McKinney met his parents — in a squished elevator on their 2004 freshman move-in day at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Anne was standing with her mother, who was making small talk with Steve...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Last year, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" had film critics wagging their fingers over Peter Jackson and company's decision to stretch J.R.R. Tolkien's slim children's novel "The Hobbit" into a movie trilogy, one that got off to a plodding start....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:29 PM
An activist hedge fund has taken a 2.5 percent stake in Tribune Co., and may be looking to increase its holdings.
Blue Harbour Group, a Connecticut-based investment firm, says it is on board with the direction taken by Tribune Co., which is planning...
| Feb 25, 2014
Q: I enjoyed a delicious tomato soup recipe from the Tribune food pages 10 or 11 years ago. It was an easy recipe and so good. It used canned tomatoes and included acini di pepe pasta. I've misplaced my copy and would love to get the recipe again....