| Sep 16, 2011
| 9:54 AM
"Some of us care about fashion and the rest of us just wear clothes," Nora Ephron said in a recent three-way phone interview with her sister Delia on the line. "When you're 3 years old, one of the only things you have any say in is in what you wear....
| Sep 16, 2011
| 9:59 AM
Fashion's Night Out, a two-week shopping extravaganza leading up to the finale on Sept. 8, most likely pumped up business for local retailers big and small. More than 140 stores, restaurants and hotels participated and, for finale night, there were...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 7:50 AM
They didn’t hit Chicago’s trendiest nightclubs nearly as often as Michael Bay did while directing “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” but the stars of the Superman reboot “Man of Steel” weren’t locking themselves up...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 9:38 AM
The Gold Coast offers a stretch of shopping opportunities for those who have a luxurious and expensive eye for fine fabrics and statement pieces. Start on the Magnificent Mile, which boasts a beautiful view of Chicago’s famous skyline, as well as...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 10:01 AM
Love, Loss, and What I Wore
Through January 1
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
175 E. Chestnut Street
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:26 AM
The day after Lockport native CM Punk won the WWE Championship at the Allstate Arena in mid-July, there were photos on TMZ of Punk celebrating with the title on the streets of Chicago. Not long after that, Punk was appearing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live&...
| 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 29, 2012
| 7:59 AM
For a minute there, I was wondering if there would be any fighting among the cast members of VH1’s upcoming reality show, “Mob Wives Chicago.” There were no signs of tension when I spent an afternoon observing the five women in March and...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 10:48 AM
"I Love Lucy Live On Stage" will return to the Broadway Playhouse following the run of "Potted Potter," Broadway in Chicago said on Monday. The Chicago cast will continue to feature Sirena Irwin as Lucy, Bill Mendieta, Curtis Pettyjohn and Joanna Daniels....
| Oct 25, 2012
D.B. Kaplan's. In honor of Halloween, we crack open the crypt to dig up the menu of a dearly departed restaurant. Set the WABAC machine to the early 1990s for a look at D.B. Kaplan's, a legendary Chicago delicatessen that marked the birth of Levy...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 7:53 AM
A man slammed into and broke a glass door at a Near North Side police station in an escape attempt after shoplifting expensive jeans at Water Tower Place this week, police said.
Patrick L. Simms, 18, is charged with attempted escape from a peace officer,...