| May 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is part four of a five-part series: Top 55 places to go in Southeast Florida.
Eating out, filling up the gas tank for day trips, entertaining friends and family: After awhile, it all adds up financially. Wouldn’t it be nice to find some...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Entertainment One has acquired Paperny Entertainment, a producer of unscripted television content in North America.
Deal, which was inked with partners David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher and Audrey Mehler, will see eOne ramp up its activity in...
| Jul 19, 2014
I have been working on my bucket list.
This is not a list of things I want to do before I die. This is a list of things I don't want to do before I die.
Jumping off anything higher than a curb is at the top of my list. I have no idea why people want...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:02 PM
TV personality Adam Richman is bouncing back with a new show on NBC after the Travel Channel postponed the premiere of his series "Man Finds Food" earlier this month.
Richman will play host on "Food Fighters," a show that pits home cooks against...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As fresh as last week's leftovers, NBC's "Food Fighters" is the TV dinner of culinary competitions. Featuring elements recycled from so many similar shows, most of them on cable, the eight-episode summer series might as well be dubbed "IronMasterTop...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Of all the regional foods out there, the one that's mystified me the most is the hot dog.
Yes, hot dogs have deep roots in Chicago. A version was served during the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition; they were popularized on countless street carts...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Laureen Ong, the former president of Travel Channel, has joined the board of directors of WWE.
The appointment of the longtime cable vet comes as WWE is looking to grow subscriptions to its digital network, launched in February, that features access to...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:30 AM
When I click over to the Travel Channel, it’s usually to watch Man vs. Food, where some guy gorges himself with outlandish amounts of savory but artery-clogging fare.
At 10 p.m. this Saturday, I’ll be able to watch myself – on a show...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Mini-review: Kaiser Tiger
1415 W. Randolph St. 312-243-3100
Rating: 2.5 (out of 4) Take it or leave it
I'd like to say that Chicago is officially over the bacon craze, but evidence to the contrary just keeps coming. Baconfest, the local annual...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:41 PM
“Chow Masters,” the Travel Channel show which features comfort food competitions across the country, puts Miami’s Cuban sandwiches up for consideration at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 7
Hosts Franck Coraci and chef Sammy DeMarco pit three...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 AM
In a week when the NBA Finals and the World Cup will consume many hours, viewers also will get Hillary Clinton, "Duck Dynasty" and a Jane Fonda tribute. How's that for variety?
The NBA Finals: The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs meet in Game 2 at 8 p....