| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:34 PM
In a signal that downtown Chicago won't be placed on a virtual security lockdown during the NATO summit next month, trains will be permitted to …...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Michael Gelbort of Evanston and Ivy Baruch of Deerfield joined Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago at 2012 First Look for Charity on Thursday, February …...
| May 17, 2012
| 9:32 PM
May I have your attention? That question is implied at the top of every column I write and at the beginning of every blog entry I post, as is the answer from those who read past the headlines: Yes. For......
| Feb 1, 2012
The 2012 Chicago Auto Show runs Feb. 12-19 at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Martin Luther King Dr. Hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m, closing Feb. 19 at 8 p.m.
Tickets are $11; $7 ages 7 through 12 and 62 and older. Children 6 and younger are admitted free with a...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:21 AM
81st Annual Chicago Boat, RV & Outdoors Show
January 12 through January 16
2301 South Lake Shore Drive
Friday, January 14: 12:30, 3:30, 5:30
Saturday, January 15: 12:30, 3:30, 5:30
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Starting on Friday, April 13, 2012, the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) will be kicking off at McCormick Place. There will be celebrity guests, movie and television stars, and superstars from the word of comic books in attendance. Of course,...
| Dec 22, 2011
Gene R. Summers, an architect and developer who undertook the first major renovation of the historic Biltmore Hotel, reviving interest in downtown Los Angeles and helping to spark its revitalization, has died. He was 83.
Summers, who retired to the...
| Jan 3, 2012
Tuesday is the first official day to file an application for a permit to demonstrate against Chicago’s G8 and NATO summits.
Petitioners were lining up outside the Transportation Department Office at City Hall where the petitions are filed. They...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today said he erred last month when he said tighter protest rules and higher fines for thwarting police would be temporary measures designed just for a pair of spring meetings of international leaders in Chicago."I misspoke, and I...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 5:56 PM
During the NATO summit, the U.S. Coast Guard plans to periodically shut down boat travel on the Chicago River downtown, including the lock accessing Lake Michigan, as well as a large area of the shoreline and water near McCormick Place.
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Maggie Q will headline the "Nikita" contingent coming to C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Read an update to this story here.
Q plays the title character in the series, a rogue spy who is out to stop the secret agency that turned her...