A Chicago businessman pleads not guilty in federal court to charges he stole $7 million from elderly homeowners in a reverse mortgage scheme.
The end of the fiscal year is a week from Friday. Is Illinois any closer to getting a budget passed by that deadline?
A recent review of the Steppenwolf production “Pass Over” by Hedy Weiss of the Chicago Sun-Times has gotten the theater critic of more than 30 years in some hot water.
Behind-the-Scenes, Previews, Recaps, Local History & More
David Rudman plays Cookie Monster on Sesame Street and has created numerous children's shows with his brother Adam and their production company.
Do you know how dolphins continue to surface for breath even while sleeping, why trainers use hair dryers on sea otters in aquariums, or the difficulties of beluga whale birth and calf-rearing?
The Story of China explores 4,000 years of history of the world's oldest continous state.
Food & Dining
Monday, July 31, 2017
Cruise down the Chicago River with Geoffrey Baer as your architectural docent! Eat dinner and enjoy the views while Geoffrey takes you on the best river architecture cruise in town aboard Chicago's Leading Lady. Boarding begins at 5:30pm.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
You’re invited to an exclusive evening with Ken Burns and his directing and producing partner Lynn Novick and be among the first to preview and discuss their new 10-part opus THE VIETNAM WAR.