| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Ms. Pac-Man suffers an untimely death at the hands of a blue-clad ghost, but A.J. Matthews doesn’t seem too upset by his failure to navigate the pellet-filled maze without smacking into a homicidal spectre. Instead, Matthews turns around and admires...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:26 PM
It’s easy to find people carrying on Thanksgiving traditions, but editors wanted me to find the exact opposite of that for a story about when old traditions end and new ones begin.
In a recent online survey on Allrecipes.com, 16 percent of...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:22 AM
4th Annual Lincoln Square Christkindl Market
December 2 - 4
4700 N. Lincoln Avenue
Friday, Noon -10:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:14 AM
When filmmaker Craig Erpelding and his then-girlfriend enlisted the services of the Apartment People in the summer of 2008 to find an apartment after moving to Chicago from L.A., he found himself unable to answer a very basic question: "What...
| Jan 18, 2012
5 - 6 a.m. The Satursday Morning Show with Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong 5:05 a.m. What are the main concerns of members of the American Farm Bureau going into the 2012 crop year? At the Farm Bureau convention in Honolulu Orion talked to Illinois...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Isla Pillipina 2501 West Lawrence Avenue Try It: Lumpia Shanghai (mini eggroll) or Crispy Pata (pig knuckle)
Located in a small strip-mall in Lincoln Square is one of the most authentic Philippine restaurants I've encountered. Isla...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:12 AM
As most Chicagoans know, parking in the city can be an absolute nightmare. Lucky for us, there is a group of people out there who want to make it easier.
Founded by artificial intelligence professor Eyal Amir, 42, of Lakeview East and...
| May 12, 2010
Once again area residents can find the fruits of the Midwest in farmers markets throughout the city and suburbs. Most are opening this month.
Farmers and vendors from Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan will bring produce, baked goods, cheese,...
| Oct 3, 2009
Despite a commitment to select only books connected to Chicago, either by subject, setting or author, after meeting monthly for 4 1/2 years, the Gapers Block book club has never repeated an author or work.
The book club, which has a drop-in membership...
| May 1, 2009
| 1:11 PM
Leslie Keiling is a lifelong resident of the Chicago area, born and raised in the Lincoln Square neighborhood on the city's North Side. She attended Columbia College, and by her sophomore year began working for the fledgling Shadow Traffic Network.
| Jul 1, 2010
| 10:34 AM
6717 111th Ave
South Haven, MI 49090
Seedling Summer Fresh Fruit Smoothie
Approximately 8 oz fruit (raspberries, blueberries)
4 oz cider
4 oz ice
Best fruits for smoothies...