| Sep 1, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Perhaps it dates back to the classic Greek tragedies performed at harvest-time festivals, but autumn has always been prime season for theater. "In the summertime, people like to do summer things, and then all the [theater] seasons start up in the fall,"...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 11:35 AM
With the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee taking a leaf from the Tony Awards playbook, the nominations for this year’s Jeff Awards are to be announced live and in public by a celebrity — in this case, the actress Jane Lynch.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Drake’s dinner at Chicago Cut Steakhouse in the early hours of Monday was apparently BYODJ.
The rapper/singer brought a laptop and speakers to the restaurant and DJed during his dinner with around 20 friends, according to Chicago Cut managing...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Water Tower Place on Wednesday launched same-day delivery for online and in-store purchases, and several more Chicago-area malls are set to follow suit.
Shoppers at Water Tower Place, 835 N. Michigan Ave., “will enjoy same-day delivery service...
| Jul 17, 2014
Water Tower Place on Wednesday joined the growing number of malls offering same-day delivery to shoppers buying from its retailers in-store or online — and, at $5, the speediest delivery option also is one of the cheapest.
The Michigan Avenue mall...
| Jul 2, 2014
Gerald Ratner practiced law in Chicago for more than 75 years and for many decades represented the billionaire Crown family in business and real estate deals that included the sale of the Empire State Building.
A baseball player at the University of...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Halloween may be more than a month away, but it’s not too soon to get your gore on. Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club (3700 N. Halsted, 773-525-1111) will host an “Evil Dead: the Musical”-themed brunch from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sept. 21,...
| Sep 5, 2014
In a contest flush with competition, the bathroom at American Girl Place in Chicago has been named one of the 10 best nationwide.
Cintas Corp., conducting its 13th "America's Best Restroom" competition, accepted nominations throughout the year for...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A strong voice and the sound of a guitar welcome you to the subway tunnel on your way home from work. Muscles relax and the stress of a long day melt away. The lyrics from Bob Marley's "Jamming" echo off the walls. You smile and decide to let the next...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Supermodel Kate Upton and the Detroit Tigers’ Justin Verlander went out for a nice dinner in Chicago the night before news spread that they were one of many celebrities who had their nude photos hacked and leaked online.
The couple had dinner...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Harry Caray’s famous investors are lending more than just their money to the new 7th Inning Stretch location in Water Tower Place.
Patrick Kane will appear Sept. 14 at the Chicago Sports Museum, located inside 7th Inning Stretch. The Blackhawks...