| Jun 15, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Conan O’Brien has been easy to spot around Chicago -- and not just because he’s 6’4 and has hard-to-miss red hair. The Los Angeles-based talk show host has been out and about in the city while here filming “Conan” at the...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Some Chicago residents should expect disruptions in the coming weeks as MTV shoots a new scripted dramatic series, titled 'Underemployed', throughout the city.
In a slight departure from the network's usual reality series, the Chicago-based show will...
| Nov 8, 2012
November 2012 update: John Barleycorn River North is due to open Nov. 15.
Article originally published July 10, 2012.
Downtown Chicago football fans will have one more option when it comes to sports bars this season with John Barleycorn River North due...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 4:23 PM
A 22-year-old man died after someone walked into the Walgreens on Chicago Avenue near Franklin Street in the River North neighborhood and opened fire about 10 p.m. Friday, according to police.
The victim, who was shot in the head and body, was a security...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:08 PM
A 15-year-old boy from Skokie was found dead on the sidewalk after being shot in the body "several" times in the Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said.
The victim was found on the ground in the 1800 block of Juneway Terrace about 10:45 p.m.,...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Authorities are investigating the apparent suicide in Evanston of a 33-year-old man suspected in two Chicago slayings Friday night, one downtown and one in Rogers Park, a few blocks from where the suspect was found dead.
The man, identified as Dante...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 12:40 PM
River North Dance Chicago
" Valentine's Weekend Engagement
February 10 and February 11, 8:00 p.m.
February 12, 3:00 p.m.
Harris Theater in Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph Drive
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:17 AM
Recapturing past glories while moving forward can be a tricky business, but that's what the inaugural Expo Chicago is attempting to do as it launches next week in a familiar location for a Chicago art fair: Navy Pier.
For more than 20 years, the pier...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Chicago Ideas Week headquarters is a brightly lit, sprawling, open room in a River North office building where scores of workers sit at long rows of desks working the phones, rat-a-tatting their keyboards and keeping the din level high.
| Jul 13, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Giuliana and Bill Rancic are on a roll when it comes to restaurants.
Chicago's much-adored reality TV couple paired with chef Doug Psaltis (who puts the "P" in "RPM") and Hub 51 and Paris Club owners RJ and Jerrod Melman (that's the "M") to open RPM...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 4:30 PM
If you followed Kelsey Grammer’s time in the Chicago area filming Season 2 of cable network Starz’s “Boss,” you likely know the five-time Emmy-winning actor had his wife’s name tattooed on his hip in April at Insight...