| Jun 3, 2011
| 7:34 AM
Jeff Mauro loves sandwiches.
That's probably a good thing because as the corporate chef at Guaranteed Rate's Ravenswood offices, he's making a few hundred of them every day.
But could you base an entire TV show just around making sandwiches? The Food...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jul 26, 2011
Food Network's Food and Wine Festival
Food Network personality Guy Fieri is coming to Atlantic City. And he's hosting the "Cheese Steak Battle."
It's all part of the Food Network's Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival, which runs...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:00 PM
On a stifling night in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, three chefs wait to see if their lives are about to change dramatically.
It's a week before "Food Network Star" premieres its seventh season, but the winner is selected at the finale, taping...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 10:17 PM
Every day she looked at the quaint red brick building across the street from where she lived.
“I thought, ‘Man, if I was ever to open a store, that would be the cutest building ever,’” said Annette Starbuck.
Then, Starbuck won...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 10:05 PM
At last, after great deliberation and much wringing of hands, David Manilow made a decision.
White smoke rose from a pipe outside the window of his Lincoln Park office. He adjusted the zipper on his navy blue garment, splayed his hands on a conference...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 5:39 AM
Our 15 chef-testants enter the "Top Chef" kitchen. Micah admits to giving everyone the “waterfall look” which he demonstrates skillfully. RuPaul would be proud. Padma enters and behind her three familiar faces skulk in. What madness is this?...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Anthony Bourdain brought his "Guts and Glory" tour to Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre on Saturday night. In typical Bourdain fashion, he began his performance with a round of shots.
"Guts and Glory" is essentially stand-up comedy about Bourdain's...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 10:19 PM
The Lady Gaga sightings have continued in Chicago.
Gaga was spotted outside her Gold Coast hotel Sunday one week after she was seen having dinner with boyfriend Taylor Kinney, who is in the city filming the pilot for Dick Wolf’s “Chicago...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 5:29 AM
The Bears’ Jay Cutler welcomed new teammate Brandon Marshall to Chicago by taking him to three of his favorite hangouts Thursday.
Cutler and Marshall, who were once teammates on the Denver Broncos, were spotted at Public House, Paris Club’...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Lotta talk these days about Bolon Yokte, the Mayan god in charge of bad things, including war, conflict, the underworld and “Gangnam Style.” It is Yokte, as he is known among the wags knocking ’em back most nights at Red’s in...