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  • Banquet manager: Team effort supports a long list of parties, charity events, trade shows

    Chicago's McCormick Place is the largest convention center in North America, so the facility's banquet director, Eugene Gorleku, and his team stay busy year round. Early in the year, there's the Chicago Auto Show First Look for Charity Gala, an event...
  • Ford, consumers win 2015 Chicago Auto Show

    Ford, consumers win 2015 Chicago Auto Show
    Ford enchanted the hundreds of thousands of people who attended the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, earning three of the five best in show awards bestowed by auto experts and show attendees. “Best of Show voting has become a benchmark measure for our...
  • Chicago Auto Show gets its groove on when it comes to women

    Chicago Auto Show gets its groove on when it comes to women
    What's so interesting about an auto show? Hmm. Let's narrow that question a bit. What brings women to the Chicago Auto Show, which wraps up Sunday at McCormick Place? Full disclosure, folks. A car aficionado I am not. I drive a 2005 Toyota Corolla,...
  • ABC-7 news crew helps rescue motorist on Lake Shore Drive

    ABC-7 news crew helps rescue motorist on Lake Shore Drive
    WLS-Ch. 7 reporter Evelyn Holmes and photographer John Truitt are accustomed to documenting the news, not participating in the stories. But when they drove up to a fiery crash on Lake Shore Drive on Saturday, they followed their instincts to help before...
  • FREE STUFF FEBRUARY BASEBALL TICKET GIVEAWAY OFFICIAL RULES

    1. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The RedEye Free Stuff February Chicago Comic and Entertainment ExpoChicago White Sox Baseball Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”...
  • CTA, Pace brace for Rauner's proposed $130 million cuts

    CTA, Pace brace for Rauner's proposed $130 million cuts
    The CTA, Metra and Pace would lose almost $130 million in state funding under the 2016 budget plan that Gov. Bruce Rauner presented Wednesday, potentially threatening transit services provided to disabled riders and opening the door to deep service cuts...
  • 15 things to do with your kids Feb. 16-22

      Monday, Feb. 16: CHICAGO AUTO SHOW FAMILY DAY Your junior mechanics and race car drivers didn't need an official day to check out all the cars on display through Feb. 22. Nevertheless the Chicago Auto Show hosts its annual Family Day on Presidents...
  • THE REDEYE FREE STUFF FEBRUARY - CHICAGO COMIC AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPO SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

    1. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The RedEye Free Stuff February Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) is sponsored by RedEye,...
  • 15 drives to experience at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show

    15 drives to experience at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show
    One of the reasons the nation’s longest running auto show is also the most well attended is because of the level of interactivity. Not only can showgoers go inside-out in nearly 1,000 new vehicles made by 41 manufacturers, but they can get behind...
  • 10 stops for kids at the Chicago Auto Show

     10 stops for kids at the Chicago Auto Show
    The 107th installment of the nation's largest and longest-running auto show features an estimated 1,000 vehicles spread across 1 million square feet at McCormick Place. But even for kids who don't have their driver's licenses, the simulators and social...
  • Scott Stantis Cartoon Caption Contest for Jan. 7: Winner, Runners-up and Extras

    Scott Stantis Cartoon Caption Contest for Jan. 7: Winner, Runners-up and Extras
    Winner: "We got a deal on the library. He says he only needs one big enough to hold his two autobiographies." - Bill K. Walsh, Naperville Runners up: 1st: "Who would want to go to Hawaii when they could come to Chicago?" - Helen Murphy, La Grange...