| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Notebook: Eisenhower overcoming adversity
Eisenhower coach Mike Curta likes what he has seen from his players in the early going and not just from a production standpoint. He’s especially pleased at how the Cardinals have reacted...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:51 AM
A Syracuse, N.Y., media executive who was tapped less than a year ago to become vice president and general manager at FOX CT in Hartford has resigned.
Chris Geiger stepped down Tuesday. He had been named last FOX CT vice president/general manager in...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:40 PM
WGN America branched out into original scripted programming this year with the two series "Salem" and "Manhattan." Now it's expanding its unscripted offerings with two new series, set to debut early next year.
The two new series are "Outlaw Country" and...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:06 PM
When The Game 87.7, WGN's short-lived foray into FM sports talk radio, ends its run in December, its hosts will have to find a new home to rant about defenseless Bears, hobbled Bulls and capricious station management.
But what happens post-Game?
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:47 PM
Lemont’s Bret Kooi the SouthtownStar 2014 Football Coach of the Year
Bret Kooi has been around long enough to know that when it comes to player personnel and game-planning, it’s not wise for a coach to try to fit square pegs...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Converting WGN America from a sleepy superstation stocked with Chicago Cubs games, Chicago newscasts and reruns of "The Andy Griffith Show" to a full-fledged national cable network with original programming has been a high priority for Tribune Media since...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Burst pipes at Tribune Tower knocked WGN-AM 720 off the air for 20 minutes during the 6 a.m. hour of the Steve Cochran show.
The water streamed down from the ninth floor, where the pipes burst, and reached the radio studios on the seventh floor,...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Nine months after the bosses of WGN-AM 720 launched Chicago's first FM sports/talk station, they're throwing in the towel on the ambitious but unprofitable venture. Tribune Media will cease programming on WGWG-LP 87.7, known as The Game 87.7...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:37 PM
The decision to pull the plug on FM sports talk radio station The Game on Thursday after nine months on the air was not an easy one for WGN-AM 720 president Jimmy de Castro.
It was even harder on staffers, including at least one who found out while on...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Tribune Media saw earnings decline by 24 percent in the third quarter, due in part to losses associated with its former publishing business, which it spun off in August.
The Chicago-based company reported net income of $38 million, or 38 cents per...
| Nov 29, 2014
There was no memo, no sit-down with the bosses, no walk down the hall to human resources. Sports radio talker Ben Finfer learned he would be out of work by the end of the year via Twitter.
WGWG-LP 87.7 The Game — the Tribune Media station for...