| Sep 4, 2013
A few readers have been counting the weeks until “Doonesbury” returned to our comics pages. By their (correct) arithmetic, Garry Trudeau’s 12-week hiatus -- to work on his satirical online show “Alpha House” -- was supposed...
| Sep 5, 2013
Thursday’s front page story about a new Skokie synagogue that combines two cultural groups in a single congregation began with an invitation last month to visit the grand opening.
Since Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, began at sundown on...
| Sep 10, 2013
Q: Whenever I dine with my friend and she orders a glass of wine, she insists on the server opening up a new bottle. She says she does not like day old wine and insists she can taste the difference. Meanwhile, I do not ask for a new bottle and I have...
| Sep 17, 2013
Q: How can the home cook make gelato?
—Jack Kane, Chicago
A: Yes, the home cook can make gelato. The process is pretty much the way you'd make ice cream at home. Just follow the instructions that come with your ice cream maker.
| Sep 24, 2013
Unable to find the recipe for cheesy chowder served at Marshall Field’s Bowl and Basket restaurant, I invited readers to send one in if they had it. (See original question below) Eden Rosenbush, chef and owner of Chicago’s Big Red...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:00 PM
With the words "This is London," Edward R. Murrow's groundbreaking radio broadcasts from 1939 to 1941 brought the Blitz into America's living rooms. On Sunday, September 29 at 2 p.m. Chicago Tribune editorial board member Greg Burns will discuss the new...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Zvonko Busic, a Croatian nationalist who served more than three decades in U.S. prisons for a 1976 hijacking and a bombing that killed a New York City policeman, has committed suicide. He was 67.
Police said Busic shot himself Sunday at his home in...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Printers Row is pleased to offer a new membership perk: Early access to tickets for all Chicago Humanities Festival events. Tickets will be available to Printers Row members starting on Sept. 12 and will go on sale to the general public on Sept. 16....
| Sep 10, 2013
Three weeks from now, the biggest expansion of the nation’s health care system in a generation will kick off with a sign-up period for government-subsidized health insurance.
On Oct. 1, millions of Americans, including nearly a million in...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Storytelling is at theheart of everything we do in the newsroom, and it’s what drives the Trib Nation Events programming. We’re excited to present our Fall 2013 catalog of events and invite you to experience what we consider a live extension...
| Sep 15, 2013
Call it "sway" or "pull" or "juice" or "clout" — we're talking about power or influence, often of a political nature. Clout may have made one of its frequent Chicago appearances recently when Metra CEO Alex Clifford got a lucrative buyout deal...