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  • Chamber holds 'Roaring Twenties' gala

    It was a party that might have been taken straight from famed author F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, The Great Gatsby. Lovely ladies in glittery flapper dresses, long strands of pearls, their chin-length bobs festooned with feathered headbands came...
  • Best bets in and around the north and northwest suburbs, Nov. 6-12

    Best bets in and around the north and northwest suburbs, Nov. 6-12
    These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in the North and Northwest suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: . Woodlands Academy's adaptation of...
  • Sam Giancana's daughter aims to cash in on gangster's memorabilia

    Sam Giancana's daughter aims to cash in on gangster's memorabilia
    He was one of Sin City’s original gangsters, an international crime boss who liked to brag that he owned Las Vegas, and an unapologetic irritant of Atty. Gen. Robert F. Kennedy. Sam Giancana has been dead for decades -- shot execution-style in...
  • Personal gifts: Cozy clothing and accessories

    Personal gifts: Cozy clothing and accessories
    Source: Handout Initials heart pillow $20, finchandcotter.com   Bet your favorite newlyweds didn't have this pillow on their registry. Lucky for them, you thought of everything. Morgan Olsen Source: Handout Palette Blue cross-body bag $65 at...
  • TV Review: 'Boardwalk Empire' Finale Good To the Last Drop (SPOILERS)

    Terence Winter has professed his love for "The Sopranos" finale, but the "Boardwalk Empire" creator certainly didn't choose to emulate his former show's cryptic conclusion in crafting a fifth season that steadfastly built toward its final, revelatory...
  • Last call for Miami's iconic Tobacco Road

    Last call for Miami's iconic Tobacco Road
    Miami's oldest bar, Tobacco Road, a popular watering hole where suit-and-tie-clad lawyers belly up alongside hippies gathering signatures for medical marijuana petitions, is preparing for last call. The cramped, musty space near Miami's downtown thrived...
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' creator talks about the show's 'fitting' ending

    'Boardwalk Empire' creator talks about the show's 'fitting' ending
    "Boardwalk Empire," HBO's Prohibition-era gangster epic about crooked politician turned ruthless bootlegger Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, wrapped up its fifth and final season Sunday. Unlike on "The Sopranos," the screen did not go black at the final moment....
  • Haunted house attractions in Maryland and surrounding areas

    Haunted house attractions in Maryland and surrounding areas
    Every fall, haunted attractions rise from the dead after a year-long rest. And each year, haunted houses, hayrides and trails find a new and creepier way to scare Marylanders. Don't want to spend an arm and a leg? Check out Kim's Krypt in Essex. Looking...
  • Sam Cooke died on way to being the greatest

    Sam Cooke died on way to being the greatest
    The familiar cliche is that Chicago's international reputation rests primarily on three features: roaring '20s gangsters typified by Al Capone, machine politics and Michael Jordan. But were there any justice to the world, it really should be famous as the...
  • Once an 'uncaged killer,' mob hit man dies after shaking up Sunrise nursing home

    Once an 'uncaged killer,' mob hit man dies after shaking up Sunrise nursing home
    As a hit man for the mob, Harold "Kayo" Konigsberg was once considered "the most dangerous uncaged killer on the East Coast," according to Life magazine, suspected in at least 20 murders. As an elderly resident of an assisted-living facility in Sunrise,...
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' creator explains the powerful finale

    'Boardwalk Empire' creator explains the powerful finale
    Score the "Boardwalk Empire" finale as one HBO mob drama where viewers won't be debating what happened a decade later. In fact, the eight-episode fifth season steadily built, through its flashbacks in particular, toward the show's powerful conclusion,...