The University of Chicago president says students will benefit from Jarrett's "experience in the White House, her understanding of issues in law, policy and public service."
Brittany Covington, a 19-yr-old Chicago woman, was arrested after kidnapping a disabled white boy and posting footage on Facebook live. She received community service and no jail time…which has white folks pissed, naturally.
A police detective in Illinois has faced disciplinary action this week, after he was recorded on video telling a teenager he was being detained because he’s white. Footage of the controversial encounter surfaced on Facebook on Monday,...Show More Summary
Jose Abreu has been one of the faces of the Chicago White Sox for the past four seasons, but his time with the franchise could be coming to an end. He has been mentioned in trade rumors early on this season, mostly associated with the Boston Red Sox at this point in time. Boston is looking to make a big addition or two this offseason. Show More Summary
Chicago has no shortage of holiday traditions, from the towering Christmas tree in Millennium Park to the Christkindlmarket downtown. One of the city’s more raucous Christmas celebrations, though, can be found on the silver screen up on Southport: the Music Box Theatre’s annual Christmas Double...
The Bears brought another safety back from IR, closing the book on oft-injured wideout Kevin White‘s third season. Via Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, the Bears designated veteran safety Quintin Demps to return from injured reserve. He broke his left forearm in Week Three and needed surgery. He’ll practice today, and be eligible to [more]
There are several MLB trade rumors involving the Boston Red Sox and their pursuit of a slugger. One of the latest of MLB trade rumors links the Boston Red Sox to Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. The Red Sox and White Sox made...Show More Summary
Chicago’s big downtown theaters are humming with eclectic fodder for the holiday weekend: Budgets and stamina permitting, you can choose from “Hamilton,” Jimmy Buffett’s “Escape to Margaritaville” and, at the Cadillac Palace Theatre for the next two weeks, “White Christmas.” If you’re picking that...
Last week, NBC Sports Chicago (formerly known as CSN Chicago) laid off White Sox beat writer Dan Hayes and a host of producers and executives, particularly on the digital side. On Tuesday, the hits continued, with Cubs beat writer Patrick Mooney and Blackhawks reporter Tracey Myers both announcing that they’re leaving the network. Show More Summary
National League champs begin play Feb. 23 at Camelback Ranch against the Chicago White Sox, and finish the Freeway Series against the Angels from March 25-27 in Southern California.
by Kathy Fennessy Jennifer Reeder's Signature Move plays like a cross-cultural cross between Netflix's GLOW and Rose Troche's Go Fish, a key film in the New Queer Cinema movement. Zaynab (cowriter Fawzia Mirza), a Chicago lawyer of Pakistani...Show More Summary
A couple known for their memorable one-day stint in the Windy City are expanding their relationship with their fans. Jaelin and Brianna White, whose 'Chicago Story' drew a polarizing response last year, have launched an apparel lineShow More Summary
From punk rockers to shoegazers to jazz astronauts, there’s more than enough music variety this week to keep your concert schedule interesting. Thursday, Nov. 9 Fazerdaze Schubas 3159 N. Southport Ave. 773-525-2508 The musical project of Auckland-based Amelia Murray, the dreamy stylings of Fazerdaze...
Chicago is a baseball town. Even with the Cubs disappointingly not returning to the World Series this year, you can’t escape seeing someone wearing a Cubs or White Sox hat or shirt every day in Chicago, even in November. McCormick Place,...Show More Summary
Michelle Obama Talks About The Importance Of Having Friends Michelle Obama attended the Obama Foundation summit in Chicago on Wednesday, and spoke with poet and close friend Elizabeth Alexander about some of the things that are most important to
"The majority of Equity acting jobs across Chicago theaters are going to men, white performers are often paid higher salaries than performers of color, and women are paid less than men on comparable contracts, according to a study from the Actors' Equity Association."
The Chicago Tribune found that black and Latino communities pay more for water than their peers in predominantly white areas.
The majority of Equity acting jobs across Chicago theaters are going to men, white performers are often paid higher salaries than performers of color, and women are paid less than men on comparable contracts, according to a study from the Actors’ Equity Association. In June, the association, which...
Jeff Obradovich wears his favorite jersey Sundays as he goes to bars in suburban Chicago to watch football, the sport he loves to coach. The 47-year-old will slide up to the bar to order drinks, a craft beer for him and a white wine or sangria for his wife Joan. His South Side accent is thicker...
Red and white swirls make this winner especially holiday-appropriate. These creamy, cranberry-swirled, white-chocolate cheesecake bars from Elizabeth Holmes of Chicago won third place in Tribune’s Holiday Cookie Contest in 2001. Holmes said her family has designated her as the person in charge...