The Week in Review: Trump Lashes Out After House Panel Vote

The House moves forward on Trump impeachment. Interim top cop Charlie Beck... Read More

Arts & Entertainment

10 Things to Do This Weekend: Dec. 12-15

Millions of holiday lights, a seasonal double feature, art fairs and carols... Read More

Chaka Khan

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Chaka Khan Homecoming

Multi-genre vocalist Chaka Khan performs her greatest R&B, pop, funk and jazz hits in Chicago.


Clifford Makes His Big Return to PBS KIDS

Everyone’s favorite super-sized, four-legged furry friend is getting a big reboot.

Emily Elizabeth and her big red dog Clifford

Mister Rogers

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"A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers," a special thank you gift from WTTW!

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers

world of food

Chicago Candies

Did you know Chicago was once known as “The Candy Capital of the World?”

Mars Bars


Looking Back At ‘The World’s Busiest Airport’

In the decades before O’Hare International Airport opened, Midway was the world’s busiest airport.

Midway runways.

Arts & Entertainment

10 Things to Do This Weekend: Dec. 12-15

Holiday trees, a seasonal double feature, art fairs and carols usher in the weekend. Here are 10 things to do in and around Chicago.

St. Lucia festival


How Swedes Celebrate Light at the Darkest Time of the Year

In Scandinavia and especially Sweden, the feast day of Saint Lucia is an important celebration of light during the short days of winter. How do Swedes enjoy the feast day?

Kristin Chenoweth with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir


WTTW's Holiday Specials

As the end of the year and the holidays approach, here’s a run-down of holiday specials that WTTW is airing, to help you get your holiday cheer on!



US Labor Board Rules for McDonald’s in Unionization Case

The National Labor Relations Board has ruled in McDonald’s favor in a long-running case filed by 20 workers who were fired or faced retaliation for trying to unionize. 

Curious George on Christmas morning.

For kids

Shake up the Season

Hey kids! Get ready to shake up the season with a holiday party all month long. Celebrate this December with videos from Curious George, the Man in the Yellow Hat, and all of your friends!

Orange daisy.

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