| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:11 PM
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie nixed a tax credit that was approved last week for the creation of MTV's "Jersey Shore".
Christie put the kibosh on a $420,000 film credit awarded by the Economic Development Authority to stimulate investment by major...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:04 AM
If it feels like the stars of “Jersey Shore” make club appearances in Chicago all the time, that’s because they do. Ronnie Magro appeared at 8fifty8 nightclub in the West Loop last month after appearing at Manor in River North in...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 6:40 AM
"I’m very hip, very trendy and very into the scene, I guess": Sorrentino poses with Boca Tanning Club owner Jen Boronico
The Situation wants to get you in bed. Well, his tanning bed, anyway. Jersey Shore star Mike “The Situation”...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:01 AM
In the words of 'Jersey Shore' cast member Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino - New Jersey taxpayers have a "situation."
Taxpayers will be responsible for $420,000 of production costs from the show's inaugural 2009 season, under a tax credit approved by the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:34 PM
After six seasons of gym, tanning and laundry, MTV's "Jersey Shore" is coming to an end.
The show that's responsible for making Snooki, The Situation and J WOWW household names, announced Thursday that after it's sixth season, the reality phenomenon will...
| May 16, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Tim Lee, PhD, does not have the usual demeanor of a standup comedian. Perhaps it's because he's also a scientist. There's nothing brash about him, but he doesn't get to his comedy by being self-deprecating either. Or snarky. Or any of the other usual...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Now is when Chicago’s celebrity scene gets interesting.
Some of the biggest names in entertainment and sports will soon visit our city on vacation (NBA stars especially like to do this) or because they live here part-time (you can count on plenty...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The abs of Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino have been immortalized in comic book form. The "Jersey Shore" personality and Wizard World unveiled the cover of his new comic Wednesday, in which Sitch is a superhero.
Created by Sitch and artist Greg Horn, the...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Let me start by saying, "YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW I FEEL, NO IDEA!"
Once you see this episode, these words will be equally ingrained in your head like they are in mine, and it’s annoying.
Deena and another one of her meltdowns dominate the first...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 11:04 AM
This week’s episode was a little light on the real drama, and heavy on the stupid, intoxicated kind that is both short-lived but high-strung and ugly. OK, let’s just cut to the chase, this week was another sloppy meatball episode.
| Mar 8, 2012
| 8:45 PM
We've been waiting for "The Situation" situation, the ultimate showdown between Snooki and Mike, since Italy. The culmination of all the underlying tension that wafted through the vintage shore house occurred this evening, and all I have to say is this:...