| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Chicagoans play in bowling, kickball, baseball, beach volleyball and countless other sport leagues. But skee ball? It's more popular than you think.
"For most of the people, the last time they played was when they were 5 years old at Chuck E. Cheese's,"...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
"Free Birds," the animated pic from Reel FX that Relativity Media will release Nov. 1, will become the first film that Chuck E. Cheese's has agreed to promote.
The marketing milestone is surprising for the family eatery, given its audience.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
There's one day a year where tons of local establishments will bend over backwards to offer you special deals and discounts. Check out this list of places to go for free stuff on your birthday.
NOTE: Many of the freebies below require you to sign up for...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Bucky Lasek stands atop the vert ramp hunched forward, right hand on his skateboard.
Above his tidy brown chin strip and mustache, deep lines crease his cheeks. He watches other boarders drop in at practice Wednesday.
Tom Schaar, 13. Mitchie Brusco,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:39 PM
A three-year-old girl is in protective custody after police found her and two adults asleep in a car in the Chuck E. Cheese's parking lot Sunday afternoon.
Police say the two adults were high on heroin.
Wichita police say a concerned citizen called...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Not long ago, going to a Chicago street festival usually meant settling for '80s cover bands, greasy food and ordinary beverages. That was then. Paralleling the grass-roots evolution of the city's dining and brewing scenes, summer get-togethers have...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Can we talk about keno?
I can't tell whether I'm just getting older and crankier or whether this is the most lowdown, sneaky, thief-in-the-night edition of the General Assembly I've ever seen.
The Democrats who run the joint lost a seat this week in a...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Richard Gorelick, the Sun's restaurant critic, is putting together a list of kid-friendly restaurants for a Top 10 Tuesday feature. He's looking for places that are not necessarily only for kids but venues that are also adult friendly (so, maybe not Chuck...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:40 PM
From 2005-07, Muhsin Muhammad starred as the Bears' No. 1 receiver on teams that won two division titles and played in one Super Bowl. He spoke with RedEye about his time on the Bears, locker room games and his infamous quote about receivers in Chicago....
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:48 PM
WSBT-TV learned Wednesday there have been a rash of fake court filings around the country against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky ... including paperwork filed this week in federal court here in South Bend.
WSBT's Fact Finder...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The Chuck E. Cheese rodent mascot is ditching the backward baseball cap and fingerless gloves and reemerging as a rock star with a guitar.
The pizza chain’s parent, CEC Entertainment Inc. of Irvine, Texas, is teasing its new spokesmouse with...