| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 12, 2013
Do I turn you on to cool stuff or what? Last week, a great shave. This week, the cosmos. There isn't really anyplace I won't take you. OK, I won't take you to Chuck E. Cheese's — that'd just be cruel, pepperoni in the very corpuscles of the place....
| 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,"...
| 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,...
| 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....
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:21 PM
A woman arrested last year for allegedly stabbing a woman at a Chuck E. Cheese is now facing murder charges in the death of her boyfriend during a fight over the weekend, police said.
Shardonnae Pruitt, 20, of the 9600 block of South Merrion Avenue,...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:09 AM
Adventure Miniature Golf
6585 S. Military Trail, Lake Worth
Laser games that come to you.
Big Shot Paintball
14100 SW 142 Street, Miami
One of Florida's premier paintball...
| May 13, 2011
| 9:48 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego mother of two has filed a civil suit against Chuck E. Cheese saying the popular children's attraction features games that are "illegal gambling machines."
The parent company, CEC Enertainment LLC wants a judge to dismiss the suit...
| May 29, 2011
Scholastic: 396 pp., $18.99, ages 13 and up
Few events are more intrinsically ridiculous than the sequined spectacle of surgically enhanced females fake-baked to perfection and trotted on stage to one-up one another...