| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:28 PM
To kick off the 2013 Chicago Tribune Kids Read & Write Program, we asked Chicago-area librarians to suggest well-written, age-appropriate books for summer reading. Below you will find their suggestions, divided into summer-themed categories.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Anchor Martha Sugalski will be back on the WESH-Channel 2 news briefly Thursday to talk about giving birth to triplets.
She delivered two boys and a daughter on Saturday. The station plans to tape the Sugalski interview during the day Thursday and...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:11 PM
On Sunday, June 16, fifteen congregants from Hiss United Methodist Church packed up cars with suitcases and supplies and headed off to Tennessee. But not for a vacation. They were members of Hiss' VIM - Volunteers in Mission and their destination was...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:02 AM
"After 6 days on Babies Watch - guess who arrived!!! The triplets are here!!!!" WESH-Channel 2 anchor Martha Sugalski tweeted Sunday morning.
The two boys and one girl were born Saturday morning, WESH announced.
The three children are healthy, the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:34 AM
LGBTs and their straight allies will have even more reason to celebrate during Chicago Gay Pride this year as the festivities are being filmed for a 52-minute documentary that will air on France’s M6—one of the top three TV networks in the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Based on its name, you might think MoonShine Tavern is strictly a place that's good for shots and not much else. And while it does deliver on the shots — its moonshine menu is a mile long — with a talented kitchen staff offering...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Tamar Braxton and husband Vince Herbert are parents of a baby boy born Thursday, the singer and reality-TV star has announced.
"#tamartian friends HE'S finally here! #bfv #tamarandvince #theone," she told her her "tamartian" fans Thursday on Twitter,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Erin Brockovich, made famous by Julia Roberts in the movie bearing her name, was arrested over the weekend in Nevada on suspicion of operating a boat while under the influence.
But her mug shot from the incident has quickly become the star of the show....
| Jun 11, 2013
The show: "Becoming Dr. Ruth" at Hartford's TheaterWorks
First impressions: The solo bio show by Mark St. Germain, starring Debra Jo Rupp, is much improved since I saw it at its world premiere last summer at Barrington Stage in Pittsfield, Mass.
| May 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
With songs by the Spice Girls, Kelly Clarkson and Beyonce blaring out of the speakers at the BevHilton, it was obvious girl power was the theme at the Gracies on May 21. But the men were not forgotten.
The 38th Annual Gracies, which recognize exemplary...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Beaver Creek Christian Church, the Rev. Mark Curran will speak Sunday at 9:30 a.m. on “Living in Us.” Carol Pereschuk will be lay leader. Sunday school follows worship.
Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, Pastor Rachel Black will speak...