| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:32 PM
The Chicago Cubs and Tribune Media's WGN-Ch.9 confirmed Thursday that they have reached a new five-year agreement to broadcast 45 games annually beginning with the upcoming 2015 season.
The announcement keeps intact a broadcast partnership that dates to...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Get ready to ring in the new year with WGN-AM 720 on the FM band. But don't get used to it.
WGN's AM signal will be simulcast on 87.7 FM beginning Wednesday night at 11 p.m., filling the programming void left by the imminent demise of sports talk station...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:18 PM
Stevenson basketball finishes with 9-0 run to drop Maine South
LINCOLNSHIRE — Stevenson’s boys basketball team beat Maine South 60-51 on Tuesday to advance to the semifinals of the 54th annual Proviso West Holiday...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:19 PM
The top Chicago business stories for 2014 featured some high profile breakups, from Tribune Media spinning off its legacy newspapers, to hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin spinning off his wife in a messy public divorce.
A tainted-meat supplier and a...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The landmark Tribune Tower may become part of a major Michigan Avenue redevelopment project.
Tribune Media, which owns the iconic neo-Gothic tower, unveiled broad plans at a New York investor presentation Thursday that could potentially triple the...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:43 PM
In a move that shakes up the local sports TV landscape, the Chicago Cubs and WLS-Ch.7 confirmed Friday they have struck a deal to broadcast a portion of the team's schedule through 2019.
ABC 7 will carry 25 games per regular season in prime time,...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Richmond-Burton trumps Burlington Central
Burlington Central has its own force near the basket in 6-5 Ryan Fitzgerald, but Tuesday night in a Big Northern East battle, Richmond-Burton brought along both superior height and numbers to...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Tribune Media is set to begin trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TRCO.
The Chicago-based media company announced Tuesday it has received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to list its stock on the NYSE,...
| 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?