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  • Chicago is Yo-Yo Ma's cultural soapbox

    Chicago is Yo-Yo Ma's cultural soapbox
    The Chicago Public Schools, the Silk Road Ensemble, the Humanities Festival, the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Citizen Musician, "cultural entrepreneurship" — Yo-Yo Ma has a way of filling his plate during his now-...
  • Sighting: Lady Gaga joins 'Chicago Fire' cast at show's watch party at Haymarket Pub

    Sighting: Lady Gaga joins 'Chicago Fire' cast at show's watch party at Haymarket Pub
    Lady Gaga showed her support for the series premiere of NBC’s “Chicago Fire” on Twitter and in person Wednesday. The pop star – who is dating “Chicago Fire” star Taylor Kinney – encouraged her 30 million...
  • Cubs will do their own ticket scalping, thank you

    Cubs will do their own ticket scalping, thank you
    Sometimes the Cubs can be as sanctimonious off the field as they are inept on it. Take, for instance, this week’s news that the Cubs are cracking down on people who purchase season tickets solely to resell them. In a non-renewal notice sent to...
  • A day in the life of a zombie writer

    A day in the life of a zombie writer
    I climb out of the car, step into damp October leaves and stare up at the Logan Square apartment building across the street. A chill rushes up the street. I notice a man standing in the front yard, shuffling back and forth. He does not appear rabid. He...
  • Can Chicago teachers win a strike?

    Can Chicago teachers win a strike?
    Members of the Chicago Teachers Union have voted by a nearly 90 percent majority to authorize a strike, which could happen this fall. That doesn't mean it will happen. But teachers may be forgiven for thinking they can get their way by walking. In the...
  • Interview: Andy Samberg has post-'SNL' backup plan

    Interview: Andy Samberg has post-'SNL' backup plan
    Shortly before he taped “Conan” at the Chicago Theatre Tuesday and impersonated Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Andy Samberg, sitting at a small, cloth-covered table in the middle of a window-less room in the Peninsula hotel, recalled his first late night...
  • Burke, Rahm and pot

    Burke, Rahm and pot
    Ald. Ed Burke is not too keen on the mayor's proposal to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, partly because because he is "very concerned with anything that gives kids the idea that this is not a bad thing to do." But Mayor Emanuel and...
  • 'Boss' filming wraps in Chicago, Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis coming to Wrigley Field, Pitchfork sightings

    'Boss' filming wraps in Chicago, Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis coming to Wrigley Field, Pitchfork sightings
    If you followed Kelsey Grammer’s time in the Chicago area filming Season 2 of cable network Starz’s “Boss,” you likely know the five-time Emmy-winning actor had his wife’s name tattooed on his hip in April at Insight...
  • Video/Q&A: 'Broken City' star/producer Mark Wahlberg and director Allen Hughes

    Video/Q&A: 'Broken City' star/producer Mark Wahlberg and director Allen Hughes
     In the political thriller “Broken City,” Mark Wahlberg plays an underdog—not exactly something new for the Oscar-nominated actor (“The Departed”) when you recall “Boogie Nights,” “Invincible,” “...
  • Rosenbloom: It's Ricketts' money, so let him spend it

    Rosenbloom: It's Ricketts' money, so let him spend it
    Tom Ricketts might not believe it or care, but I’m with him on this one. Let him run his business like a business, and he won’t ask the city, county or state for a dime to help the Cubs fix up Wrigley Field. Deal. During the Cubs...
  • Brown Sugar Bakery anchors Grand Crossing renaissance

    Brown Sugar Bakery anchors Grand Crossing renaissance
    Some neighborhoods have it all, and some neighborhoods have very little, but only one Chicago neighborhood, Greater Grand Crossing, has Stephanie Hart and her Brown Sugar Bakery. There, every day you can get cupcakes the size of small children's heads...