| Feb 9, 2015
| 10:33 AM
Last night was the Grammys, also known as The Show Determined to Make You Never Want to Hear One Note of "Stay With Me " Ever Again.
And that was the record of the year in the music industry's annual celebration of (what's left of) itself. Imagine how...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Welcome, candidates, to today's mayoral debate, a lightning round of questions it never occurred to you to prep for.
This event was inspired by your recent televised gathering at WTTW, in which host Phil Ponce, in addition to asking all the heavy...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:56 AM
Sunday's first episode of the new, Chicago-made kids' TV series "Moochie Kalala Detectives Club" starts with Tim Kazurinsky's character telling his grandkids a fantastical story that leads to a search for truth at Adler Planetarium.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:39 AM
The television event of the year so far — yes, the year has hardly begun, and, yes, we've watched the dull Golden Globes, and seen an incalculable number of reporters shivering while standing near huge piles of street salt — has been the...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:24 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel will meet his challengers in five candidate forums ahead of the Feb. 24 city election, his campaign said Monday.
Senior campaign adviser David Spielfogel confirmed that Emanuel will particpate in five forums: the Chicago Tribune...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Sam Farmer, The Times’ NFL writer, examines this week’s matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U=over/under). Last week’s record 11-4 (.735); season 113-62-1 (.646). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:57 AM
Brandon Pisano scheduled a tonsillectomy during his holiday break from his studies at Elmhurst College, but not until after he'd been part of a performance many other singers can only hope to have.
He, and 60 other members of the Elmhurst College...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:00 PM
While portents of change echo across the local summer music landscape, one hot-weather classical enterprise that remains impervious to change, justifiably so, is the Grant Park Music Festival.
Given the successful marriage of municipal sponsorship and...
| Jul 31, 2014
Chicago Newsroom CAN TV: Ken Davis is joined by David Kidwell (Chicago Tribune) and Alex Richards (Chicago Tribune). They discuss the city's highly suspect red light camera system. i>You may subscribe to the audio version of the Chicago Newsroom podcast.....
| Sep 9, 2014
Martha Stewart, Ina Garten and Dorie Greenspan are coming to Chicago this fall, and each of them will arrive bearing gifts for their fans: brand new cookbooks. Here's what to expect from three of the culinary world's brightest stars when they come a-...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 10:20 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-4 (.692); season 88-45-1(.661). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the spread...