| Sep 30, 2011
| 1:04 PM
1330 W. Madison St. - West Loop
| Dec 31, 2011
Tara Lawton says she quit going to her health club in part because she sensed she didn't fit in. People always seemed to be staring at — and silently judging — her 280-pound body.
Then Lawton stumbled on the Facebook page for Downsize...
| May 30, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined city firefighters this morning for a Memorial Day mass that marked an especially deadly year for the department.
When Christopher Wheatley was killed after falling three stories from a fire escape as he battled a blaze at a West...
| Feb 13, 2012
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
9 - 11:20 a.m. Nick Digilio in for Dean Richards
10:20 a.m. Nick Digilio (in for...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 3:09 PM
A major new venue will arrive on the Chicago concert scene this summer, and it’ll be booked by one of the local music community’s most respected figures.
City Winery Chicago, which is scheduled to open a 300-seat concert hall in the West Loop...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Oprah Winfrey had her favorite restaurants where she and her A-list guests would dine during “The Oprah Winfrey Show’s” run in Chicago, including RL and Table Fifty-Two, and now it appears Rosie O’Donnell has her own favorites...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:21 PM
10 days. 200 restaurants. One city.
Chicago Restaurant Week is back and bigger than ever, with HUNDREDS of restaurants offering three-course lunches and dinners at a discounted rate ($22 for lunch, $33/$44 for dinner). This gives thousands of diners...
| Nov 14, 2008
Custom builders are using more lumber and less stone, delivering shrub-free yards, and subbing those Sub-Zeros for General Electric appliances. These are among the efforts of local builders trying to protect their bottom line amid shrinking budgets and...
| Oct 7, 2007
Deb O'Dell is a working mother of two who has been renting since her divorce several years ago.
"I initially did feel that I had missed the housing boom," she says admits of her first years in the two-bedroom 1,200-square foot Oswego home she shares with...
| Sep 8, 2007
Free parking for one year! A free flat-screen plasma TV! Your choice of a free car or furnished condo!
In the market for a new condo? You may be in luck. With the housing market in a serious slump, these are just a few of the freebies that anxious...
| Oct 15, 2009
| 9:52 AM
For more places to enjoy a dinner at a reasonable price:
The restaurants mentioned on the show today:
Café des Architects
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
20 E. Chestnut St.