| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:31 AM
No one who met George Motz on the afternoon of April 19, 2003, as he bit into his first double cheeseburger in the subterranean Billy Goat Tavern on Hubbard Street — “It is incredible, everything I had heard it was. The taste is distinctive...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said today that a goat's head dropped off at Wrigley Field is no laughing matter, but tell that to Cubs players.
"Come up with something original," scoffed Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija, noting that the billy goat curse against the team...
| Mar 21, 2013
For decades Chicago journalists' post-work watering hole of choice has been the Billy Goat Tavern, with its three beers on tap ($3.50 Schlitz and Billy Goat Dark and Lager) and $3.15 cheeseburgers just a dark stairway's descent from the Magnificent Mile's...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Chicago has been involved in filmmaking since the technology's very beginnings in the early 1900s, when some of the world's first movie studios operated here. From those early days, when neighborhood kids would sneak onto the Selig Polyscope Co. lot at...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Friday, June 24
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Billy Goat Tavern Original
430 N. Michigan Ave at Lower Level
Saturday, June 25
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Potash Brothers Market
875 North State Street
| May 28, 2012
| 8:07 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
What's Your Problem?: Cut Through Red Tape, Challenge the System, and Get Your Money Back
Billy Goat Tavern
430 N. Michigan Avenue
Resolve to fight bad...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Anthony Bourdain still isn't a fan of deep dish pizza, but he loves Chicago.
"In a town where everything is great, they're most famous for something that sucks," the chef says in the Season 2 opener of "The Layover" (8 p.m. CT Nov. 19, Travel Channel;...
| Apr 15, 2012
Through the rain the writers and readers and listeners came, hustling into the Museum of Contemporary Art a few Friday nights ago to be part of an evening billed as "Chicago Classics." It was the final event in the estimable, enlightening and, for its...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:03 AM
CHICAGO, IL - What would you think if you saw five guys walking down the highway with a goat?! That`s exactly what folks in a handful of states saw.
The group is made up of PJ Fisher, Blake Ferrell, Philip Aldrich, Kyle Townsend, Matt Gregory and Wrigley...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Wickers, dressed in his winter-weight Cubs uniform and holding a blue ukulele showed up outisde the WGN-AM 720 showcase studio this morning when I dropped in to visit with Jonathon Brandmeier. I mentioned on the air that Wickers......