| Jun 27, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The 2011 edition of Taste of Chicago is underway in Grant Park now through July 3. With some 59 vendors offering six items each, it would be a challenge for almost anyone to eat all the food that will be available. To help make your choosing easier, the...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s scaled-back Taste of Chicago will offer about one-third fewer eateries per day, but feature one-day “pop-up restaurants” this summer, city applications sent out Wednesday showed.
The number of restaurants will...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:50 PM
You've heard a lot about Asian carp, the annoying fish mongrel beast that has invaded our waters and punched countless doe-eyed children in their gorgeous little tummies. Well, Dirk Fuscik of Dirk's Fish and Gourmet Shop has taken the fight to them by...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:16 PM
There will be more undercover police officers in and around Taste of Chicago this summer than in years past as officials try to head off violence and other crimes by identifying people who are acting unruly before they break the law, Police Superintendent...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 12:58 PM
President Barack Obama today said he was confident in Chicago's ability to host a gathering of world leaders and played down the notion that security concerns had anything to do with the decision to move the May G-8 meeting from Chicago to Camp David.
| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Interviewer Carol Marin pressed Chicago mayoral candidate and U.S. Rep Danny Davis for his ideas on how to bring the city's budget into balance during a one-on-one interview on WTTW-Ch. 11's "Chicago Tonight" last night. Note the gauzy lack of......
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:22 PM
This is what $24 purchased at the Taste of Chicago Wednesday afternoon. You decide if it was “taste more” or “tasteless.” 1 Pulled pork sandwich – The Smoke Daddy This sandwich tasted awesome but I need more pork! 1 Bud Light...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 12:22 PM
| Jun 13, 2011
| 12:40 AM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
7:09 a.m. Cook County is $108 BILLION in debt?! So says County treasurer Maria Pappas. Professor Paul Green tosses in a dose of reality on this and other topics.
7:21 a.m. Palin vs. Bachmann: Who'll still be in it come...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 12:50 AM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Bill Moller in for Greg Jarrett
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Mike McConnell
12:30 - 3 p.m. John Williams
2:05 p.m. The Family Research Council wants NBC to air the Pledge of Allegiance every day. John Williams will talk about this and...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 7:12 PM
City leaders are looking at adding more access points for emergency vehicles, rerouting CTA buses in severe weather and installing more observation cameras to avoid a repeat of February’s blizzard-driven meltdown that led to hundreds of vehicles...