| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Ever since the Velvet Lounge closed in 2010 and HotHouse in 2007, Chicago has sorely lacked a major venue that could serve as a nexus for experimental jazz.
Many other important rooms– such as Elastic, the Hideout and the Hungry Brain – have...
| Apr 12, 2013
Chicago Tribune readers read recently about Jackie Kennedy-Harris, a former crack-addict and prostitute who turned her life around. It was a classic story of redemption. A narrative about a woman whose life was nearly destroyed by addiction, who...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 11:07 AM
It's the kind of story you might see on a "Real Housewives" reality show.
Rich Guy isn't satisfied with his wife anymore. She's aging naturally and the wrinkles are setting in. Sure, she's popular and most people love her just the way she is, warts...
| Apr 15, 2013
And then, suddenly, there was a Wrigley Field deal. To readers wondering how this would affect their visits (or life) in Wrigleyville, the parameters of the deal were a draw in Monday's Chicago Tribune.
So were the statements Monday of the deal's...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:23 PM
No, no you're not. You will never be ready for T-box. You may think you're ready, but you are wrong. Regardless of whether you are a T-box virgin or veteran, there is nothing you can do that will properly prepare you for 12 hours of crawling (perhaps...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Wickers, dressed in his winter-weight Cubs uniform and holding a blue ukulele showed up outisde the WGN-AM 720 showcase studio this morning when I dropped in to visit with Jonathon Brandmeier. I mentioned on the air that Wickers......
| Oct 14, 2012
On Aug. 3, 1953, a young World War II veteran piloting a small plane terrified thousands of Wrigleyville residents while flying erratically over the neighborhood.
A group of teenagers was playing a late afternoon game of softball on a gravel lot up...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Head over to redeyechicago.com/news/local/wrigleyville/ to catch up on the latest Wrigleyville news....
| May 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
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| Mar 22, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Residents of a River North condo building on N. Franklin Street and W. Institute Place were warned Tuesday that an NBC pilot will be filming on the corner Saturday-Monday.
"DO NOT BE ALARMED,” the condo association notice said in bold letters....
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:44 PM
The concept of sitting on a patio while watching a baseball game is an idea whose time has finally arrived inside Wrigley Field.
"It's a very nice view
it's just beautiful," Lee Maloof of Vernon Hills said of the Budweiser Patio Deck adjacent to the...