| Aug 15, 2011
It may be hard to believe after seeing him wear a chicken costume at this year's Grammys and a Darth Vader costume at the 2006 MTV Movie Awards, but Cee Lo Green — the man behind the hit revenge anthem "Forget You" — insists he's really not...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 3:04 PM
Kelly Osbourne — the former MTV reality TV star-turned-E! fashion correspondent — claimed she was just as nervous to meet her fans as they were to meet her during an appearance at Macy's on State Street Thursday.
Why the nerves?
"I know what...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:12 AM
Oscar-nominated actor Josh Brolin hung out at The Underground and Board Room in River North Saturday. Brolin is married to Diane Lane, who is filming the new "Superman" film in the West suburbs.
”The View’s” Sherri Shepherd and new...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 7:49 AM
"E! News" host Giuliana Rancic and husband and former "Apprentice" winner Bill Rancic will light Macy's Great Tree at the Macy's on State Street November 5. The stars of Style Network's "Giuliana & Bill" are scheduled to open an Italian restaurant in...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 8:05 PM
Rapper/actor Common will sign copies of his new memoir, "One Day It'll All Make Sense," at the Barnes & Noble on DePaul's Loop campus and the Macy's on State Street Tuesday. Later that night, he'll celebrate the book's release with a Moët & Chandon-...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:17 PM
In Chicago recently on tour for her new novel, "The Forgotten Waltz," Anne Enright seemed keener on the street scene than touting her book. From the perspective of the Whiskey Bar & Grill outdoor cafe on Rush Street, we saw an abundance of shopping bags...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:15 PM
"Balloons Over Broadway"
By Melissa Sweet
Houghton Mifflin, $16.99, ages 5-8
Just how those big balloons in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade came to be becomes, in Melissa Sweet's hands, the story of Tony Sarg, a boy who "loved to figure out how to...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 10:03 AM
The band members from Lady Antebellum dined at Coco Pazzo in River North Tuesday. The country music trio headed to Green Bay the following day to perform at Thursday's NFL season opener at Lambeau Field and will return to Chicago for their show at Joe's...
| Dec 30, 2010
Keith Sims played offensive guard for the Miami Dolphins from 1990 to 1997 and for the Washington Redskins for three more years. Like many NFL linemen, this three-time All Pro suffered through leg and other injuries and, after retiring, he lacked the...
| May 11, 2011
Chef Rob Macey was at the pinnacle of a successful career and in top physical health when he suffered his first grand mal seizure.
"I started to feel sick, nothing major," Macey said. "It was a little high stress. ... I finished a sauce in a large...
| Jan 28, 2011
Pink it and shrink it.
Just a few years ago, that was the idea. That's the amount of thought professional sports leagues put into the products they offered their women fans.
They'd just take the popular men's stuff — the boxy t-shirts, player...