| May 30, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. WKRZ-FM SUMMER BASH In the natural cycle of music acts aimed at young audiences, Carly Rae Jepsen appears to have peaked. Her song “Call Me Maybe” was the best-selling......
| Mar 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Best Ink, hosted by Pete Wentz, premieres Wednesday, April 3, at 10pm ET on Oxygen. It's natural, if not completely fair, to look at it skeptically whenever a rock star tries to branch out. Acting, writing novels, trying to play sports, all these can be...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:44 AM
When the 2013 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue is published on Tuesday, Nina Agdal will be as anxious as you are to see the cover. She may be on it.
If so, it will not be the only thing she has in common with last year’s wildly popular cover...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 10:33 AM
We know "Divergent" — the futuristic sci-fi flick starring Shailene Woodley ("The Descendants") and directed by Neil Burger ("Limitless") — will begin filming entirely on location in Chicago and at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios on the West...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 2:42 PM
“I was getting all nervous, like it’s my first time.”
Which “first time” Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz was referring to, we don’t really want to know, but the mortar attack of announcements that came from the...
| Feb 5, 2013
Even if you're Tommy Lee, releasing pictures of your junk (intentionally or not) is never a plus in the musical credibility column.
So it's no surprise that off-stage incidents like that progressively turned Pete Wentz into much more than the bassist...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 1:18 PM
The best parties in Chicago don’t all take place in the summer — just most of them.
But if you’re getting early stages of cabin fever and don’t feel like you can spend another weekend in your sweatpants, there is the...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Check out our full conversation with Wentz and Lee, and find out who they'd each want to open for if given the chance....
| Apr 8, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Two eastbound train engines collided with each other in Gary early Sunday morning, scattering dozens of train cars off the tracks in the Miller neighborhood.
Gary Fire Department Battalion Chief Donald Williamson said two engines traveling east...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 5:19 AM
If you want to party with a celebrity during the winter, New Year’s Eve is likely your best opportunity. That’s when celebs who normally would avoid Chicago during the colder months brave the frigid temperatures to make appearances at the...