| May 28, 2010
One thing to know about our book club: Our group formed about five years ago with people living in two condo communities in the West Loop. Although some of us have moved away, it is a testament to our group that we now meet all over town as we continue to...
| May 19, 2010
| 11:35 AM
Randolph Street Market Festival 1350 W. Randolph St. May 29-30 $9 tickets when purchased online; $12 at the gate Children 12 and under get in free; Bike the Drive and get in Free on Sunday www.randolphstreetmarket.com Other Market dates: June 19-20;...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 10:22 AM
Thursday, January 14
6 p.m.-7 p.m.
West Loop Gym
1024 W. Kinzie
To purchase a copy of the book:
The Female Body Breakthrough: The Revolutionary Strength-Training Plan for Losing Fat and Getting the Body You Want
| Apr 13, 2011
| 7:18 PM
Illinois restaurants may soon have to find a way to cut artificial trans fats from French fries, onion rings, popcorn shrimp, pies, cakes and fried chicken.
Legislation that passed the Illinois House on Wednesday would ban artery-clogging trans fats in...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 11:27 AM
Angels With Tails, West Loop
Sunday, July 25
noon to 4:00 p.m.
Anchored from THE OPRAH Store, located at 37 N. Carpenter Street, PAWS Chicago and 16 other animal rescues and shelters will have dogs and cats available for adoption in front of 30...
| Feb 12, 2011
| 4:54 PM
A day after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, Egyptians in Chicago traded their earlier protests outside the Egyptian consulate for chants of joy.
Ayahel-Beshbeeshy draped herself in the Egyptian flag before coming downtown from the West Loop...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Bond was set at $10,000 today for a Chicago man accused of running a marijuana grow house inside his West Loop home, authorities said.
Police on Tuesday night said they found approximately 100 marijuana plants inside Ryan Vrane’s home on the 300...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 8:32 PM
For the last time in his 22 years of office, Mayor Richard Daley hoisted an Irish-style walking stick above his head Saturday at the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade that his father inaugurated in 1956.
It was an emotional experience, for Daley...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Some Comcast high-speed internet customers in Chicago experienced outages this afternoon, a spokeswoman for the company said.
The outages started at about 2 p.m. and affected 0.3 percent of customers in the greater Chicago area, said Angie Amores, the...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 5:43 AM
Chicago police and fire officials have secured a West Loop highrise building this evening, where a suspicious package was discovered, authorities said.
According to Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Robert Perez, Bomb and Arson detectives were called...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:23 PM
Dwyane Wade can’t carry a tune. He knows it and everyone who saw him belt out Boyz II Men’s “End of the Road” in a 2009 Youtube video knows it as well. But the Miami Heat star and Robbins native hasn’t let that stop him...