Personalities & Celebrities

James Beard Awards at Lyric Opera Chicago

This morning the 2017 James Beard Foundation Awards Restaurant and Chef Award Semifinalists were announced, and Chicago has representatives in every category.

Lem's Bar-B-Q

"You know how you can learn how to cook a piece of meat over fire? Cook a piece of meat over fire."

As a Midwestern gal I have a thing for comfort food. I grew up surrounded by corn fields and potatoes are my pal.

Charles Tillman and US Army Golden Knights

At this year's Chicago Air & Water Show there's going to be a special guest jumping out of a perfectly good airplane. Retired Chicago Bears cornerback Charles “Peanut” Tillman will open the sho

The inaugural was announced back in January and I knew I needed to

Miguel Cervantes cast in Hamilton Chicago

Tony Award-winner KAREN OLIVO MIGUEL CERVANTES and ALEXANDER GEMIGNANI head the Chicago cast of HAMILTON

, featuring a spectacular music lineup for the three-day music, craft beer a

BEN RECTOR AND COLBIE CAILLAT TO PERFORM FREE CONCERT AT MB FINANCIAL PARK IN ROSEMONT WEDNESDAY, JULY 20

Chefs Jimmy Bannos and Cleetus Friedman - Hot as a Mutha dinner at Heaven on Seven

With 35 years under his Heaven on Seven belt Chef Jimmy Bannos has worked with and mentored some of Chicago's top chefs.

Carrie Fisher at Wizard World Comic Con

Great Scott this is going to be the best Wizard World EVER. They just announced some new celebrity guests will be attending, and the force is strong in this one: