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  • Vintage carols out of tune with daughter's girl power radio

    Music has smoothed many a commute from our Logan Square home to my kids' South Loop school, a 7-mile drive that can feel like 70, depending on traffic and how many times I had to remind them to wear socks that morning. My daughter mostly calls the...
  • Cindy Gatziolis, of WLS radio and Chicago's cultural affairs, dies at 56

     Cindy Gatziolis, of WLS radio and Chicago's cultural affairs, dies at 56
    Cindy Gatziolis spent nearly two decades as a Chicago radio producer and promotions director for local radio stations before embarking on a 12-year career handling public relations for the city's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. "Cindy...
  • Bob Hope gets little thanks for all the memories

    To the boomer generation, seeing Bob Hope on TV or in the movies was like spending time with cranky relatives. Sure, there were a lot of great memories — the World War II shows, the "Road" movies with Bing Crosby — but it also was a little...
  • Nov. 8 Letters: A Montessori perspective

    Editors' note: On Saturdays this month, we will feature letters from 10 students of the Hampton Roads International Montessori School in Newport News. For information on how more Peninsula-area students might participate in a similar letter-writing...
  • You can now find Radio Disney content on Slacker Radio

    You can now find Radio Disney content on Slacker Radio
    With AM and FM radio sliding ever more deeper into irrelevance as listeners migrate to Internet radio, Disney programming is increasingly making the transition to digital platforms. Earlier this year came the news that Disney was ditching almost all...
  • Kathryn Mahoney, Longtime WTIC And Travelers Employee, Dies At 95

    Kathryn Mahoney, Longtime WTIC And Travelers Employee, Dies At 95
    Kathryn "Kay" Mahoney, who worked for WTIC radio when it was owned by Travelers Insurance, died Oct. 13. She was 95. Mahoney, born in the Broad Brook section of East Windsor, had lived in Manchester since 1955. She was married to Fred Mahoney for 61...
  • Kurt Kittner steps away from Illini radio role

    Kurt Kittner steps away from Illini radio role
    Kurt Kittner is leaving his role as the radio analyst for Illinois football. The former Illini quarterback told the Champaign-Urbana News Gazette that the demands of his job working for a real estate company in the Chicago area and his family, which...
  • Why citizens switch to other news sources

    My wife and I were left confused and perplexed after reading Bill White's opinion piece on elections in the Sunday Best of the Week's Blogs feature. Specifically, he berates people who politically educate themselves via "slanted cable outlets" and talk...
  • WGN pulls plug on Sports FM station

    WGN pulls plug on Sports FM station
    Game over. 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...
  • Jimmy de Castro explains why he called time out on The Game

    Jimmy de Castro explains why he called time out on The Game
    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...
  • In radio interview, Orioles' Chris Davis discussed 'moment of weakness'

    In radio interview, Orioles' Chris Davis discussed 'moment of weakness'
    Orioles first baseman Chris Davis broke his silence about his 25-game suspension for a failed drug test when he touched on the subject in an interview this week with a local Christian radio station. Davis, who has declined to speak to reporters on...