| Oct 25, 2014
| 12:29 PM
A bit of blissed-out Americana, of escapist fantasy, goes down pretty easy these days. And that's what Giordano Dance Chicago delivers with Ray Leeper's new "Feelin' Good Sweet." A former Giordano student, he's gone on to choreograph for music videos...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Eat & Drink to the Beat
Harris Theater 205 E. Randolph Drive 312-334-7777
Grab dinner from food trucks including Royal Cupcakes & Bakes, Tamale Spaceship and Giordano's; order a cocktail at the theater's bar; and catch a tribute to American...
| Oct 21, 2014
Jim Gaffigan's food obsession stems from Chicago's classics.
"The hot dog, Italian beef and deep-dish pizza?" said the 48-year-old comedian and northwest Indiana native. "Yeah it isn't healthy fare by any means, but let's be honest, it's completely...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:26 AM
You had to have seen this coming.
Nancy’s Pizza recently announced it has added the Mike Ditka-inspired Da Ditka Pizza to its menu for a limited time in honor of National Pizza Month. The legendary Bears coach was named a spokesman for Nancy&...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
You've already waited in line for popcorn at Garrett. You've endured verbal abuse at The Wieners Circle. And you've devoured the Chicago classic that is the Italian beef sandwich (Al's #1 and Johnnie's being the best, depending on who you ask).
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Those who attended the pre-opening party of the North Shore's first Giordano's Famous Stuffed Pizza could indulge in pizza samplings, get brand merchandise and shoot baskets with NBA legend Scottie Pippen — all free of charge.
"The purpose of...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Now that gay marriage is legal, at least in some states, and those with HIV can be treated, if not cured, HBO's recent adaptation of Larry Kramer's 1985 play "The Normal Heart" might seem a bit beside the point. Not so, says choreographer Harrison...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Here’s hoping another classic Scottie Pippen commercial comes from this partnership.
The Bulls legend and NBA Hall of Famer – who has entertained us in commercials for years, sometimes intentionally – has been named a brand...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Anthony Davis is a lot like most 21-year-olds when it comes to how he prefers to spend his time away from work.
"When I do get a little bit of downtime, I try to really sleep, watch movies. I definitely just try to get in my sleep as much as possible,"...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Scene: Monday afternoon, Spring Hill Mall in West Dundee. A girl at a kiosk sells smartphone cases to no one in particular. A man sells plush dolls at a free-standing cart to no one in particular. Two teens walk out of Spencer Gifts, giggling. The food...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:19 AM
It doesn’t sound like Garth Brooks was too worn out Sunday from his string of concerts at the Allstate Arena.
Just hours before taking the stage for the last of his 11 Allstate Arena shows, the 52-year-old Brooks – on tour for the first time...