| Dec 22, 2010
Eugene Goldwasser, the biochemist who isolated and purified the anti- anemia protein erythropoietin — arguably the most important biological drug since insulin — died Friday at his home in Chicago of kidney failure associated with prostate...
| Jul 11, 2010
Like fruits and vegetables, hotel rooms are perishable commodities: A room without a guest is not generating revenue. So to fill empty rooms, hotels offer special deals. If not offered directly, these deals come via Internet booking sites and online...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Another Chicago Magazine is celebrating its 50th edition with "Another Chicago Issue," a volume of work from local writers.
This issue, which is available on Another Chicago Magazine's Web site, anotherchicagomagazine.net, and will be available in...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 1:18 PM
January 21 - 23
Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe Street
Meet current and former White Sox players, attend Q&A sessions, shop at the SoxFest garage sale and more. For more information:
| Feb 4, 2011
| 1:31 AM
The call came at 5:30 a.m., and within half an hour, I had two vehicles mired in a snowdrift. This shouldn't have come as a surprise; the gremlins had been tremendously troublesome all weekend.
Let's begin at the beginning. My wife and I recently...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 9:17 AM
October 6-The Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute will host its 2nd annual benefit, Minds Matter, with special guest actress, comedienne, television producer and former oncology nurse Bonnie Hunt. The evening will include live music from Gentlemen of...
| Sep 4, 2010
A woman was shot and killed at a South Sacramento gas station early Saturday morning.
Sacramento County Sheriff's Department is investigating the murder of a 26-year-old woman that was shot and killed at the Fastrip gas station on the corner of Florin...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 10:38 AM
The emotions of war can be hard to describe.
And for those that never see a battlefield, combat can only be experienced through personal stories, movies, TV shows and, of course, books.
The Pritzker Military Library, located in Chicago, annually...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 7:03 AM
4716 N. Lincoln Avenue
Palmer House Hotel
17 E. Monroe Street
Shop online: www.smallflower.com
The products mentioned today:
Razorpit from Denmark
A unique device/razor...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Plenty ofChicago restaurants have their own gardens. Many are growing some of the very ingredients that end up on your plate.
But I'm not sure anyone can claim a garden view like this one.
Greg Elliott is the executive chef at Lockwood, the fine...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 11:58 AM
Cubs Pitcher Ryan Dempster and his wife, Jenny, announce the date of their annual marquis fundraiser -- The Second Annual Casino Night Wednesday, July 20, 2010, at the Palmer House to benefit the Ryan and Jenny Dempster Family Foundation.
| May 31, 2011
| 2:27 PM
The Big Ten’s Chicago vs. Indianapolis showdown could conclude Sunday, when presidents and chancellors meet at league headquarters in Park Ridge.
Or the vote could be postponed if school officials ask Big Ten Deputy Commissioner Brad Traviolia...