| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:19 PM
A man from Massachusetts fell to his death Sunday night at the Water Tower Place mall on North Michigan Avenue, officials said.
The Cook County medical Examiner's office was notifed at 9:46 p.m. that the man, 27, had fallen from an unknown height,...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Harpo Studios, the production company founded by Oprah Winfrey, will sell its four-building campus on the West Side to Chicago developer Sterling Bay Companies in a sale-leaseback transaction that would keep Winfrey’s studio at the site for at least...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Harpo Studios, the production company founded by Oprah Winfrey, will sell its four-building campus on the West Side to Chicago developer Sterling Bay Companies in a sale-leaseback transaction that would keep Winfrey's studio at the site for at least the...
| Mar 16, 2014
It was while sitting in a Missouri federal courtroom watching his peace activist wife refusing to pay $424.47 in restitution to reduce an 11-year sentence for damaging a nuclear missile silo that Joe Gump decided that he, too, would take what he liked...
| Mar 14, 2014
Young diners at Rick Bayless' authentic Mexican fave have their own menu with options such as tortilla soup ($4), chicken enchiladas ($7) and jicama slices with lime ($2). If all of that is too exotic, the griddle-baked cheese quesadillas...
| Nov 27, 2013
Ugly sweater parties, peppermint mochas and those slightly addicting holiday tunes creeping on the radio are all pretty good indicators that it's about time you started cracking on your holiday gift list. Regardless of where you're shopping this holiday...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:20 PM
A 29-year-old driver was issued a battery of charges ranging from fleeing police to driving under the influence after he allegedly crashed into four vehicles Sunday and tried to run from the scene on the Magnificent Mile, police said.
The crash happened...
| Aug 17, 2013
After moving to an apartment in the four-story Greenview Place building in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood in February, Burton Nelson thought he had lost a link to the great outdoors. No longer could he walk out his door to his yard.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:43 AM
The holiday attraction at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place will be a show with origins at First Stage, an Equity children's theater in Milwaukee.
Although billed as a creative partnership with the Emerald City Theatre Company, a long-standing...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:55 AM
A hit Harry Potter parody written and performed by two former BBC TV hosts, is coming to Chicago.
"Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience – A Parody by Dan and Jeff," will play Chicago at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175...
| May 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
By Jessica Reynolds The tulips on Michigan Avenue are a staple of spring in Chicago, but a decline in contributions to the project's sponsoring organization may force future plantings to be scaled back. John Chikow, president of the Greater North......