| Feb 9, 2012
Of all the reality competition dreck infesting TV screens, Top Chef is one of its better shows (I still think The Amazing Race is the gold standard). Unlike singing competitions where talent might be God given, or insect-eating shock challenges where fear...
| Feb 23, 2012
When Charlie Trotter announced, just past the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day, that he would be closing his eponymous Chicago restaurant at the end of August, quite a few people vowed to get to Charlie Trotter's, one last time or even for the very...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:49 AM
A significant development just occurred at the 2012 Summer Games in London, six hours ahead of Chicago. And the Chicago Tribune, a news organization, has reported it. And on our Facebook page, there are complaints that announcing the development merits...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 1:20 PM
What do Chicago restaurants Spiaggia, Table Fifty-Two, Girl and the Goat and Topolobampo have in common? They all feature former “Top Chef” and “Top Chef Masters” contestants in their kitchens. And, not coincidentally, they’...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:35 AM
Girl and the Goat
809 W Randolph St.
Chicago IL, 60607
PLEASE NOTE: We do not have a recipe to provide
| Feb 29, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The final showdown on "Top Chef: Texas" pitted a Texan against a Chicagoan raised in Texas.
And sorry to disappoint, y'all, but it was Austin-based chef Paul Qui who won the title on Wednesday's finale over Chicagoan chef Sarah Grueneberg of award-...
| Mar 5, 2012
5 - 6 a.m. The Satursday Morning Show with Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong
5:05 a.m. The Environmental Protection Agency wants cleaner air on farms and ranches, so to meet the new rules, farm equipment manufacturers are required to develop new engine...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:50 PM
John Barrowman, Chad Michael Murray and cast members from "Nikita" are among the TV guests who will attend C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Barrowman, whom "Torchwood" and "Doctor Who" know as Captain Jack Harkness, will sign autographs...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Anthony Bourdain still isn't a fan of deep dish pizza, but he loves Chicago.
"In a town where everything is great, they're most famous for something that sucks," the chef says in the Season 2 opener of "The Layover" (8 p.m. CT Nov. 19, Travel Channel;...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 12:33 AM
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 11 a.m. Dean Richards
9:35 a.m. On the busiest day for return flights during the Thanksgiving Weekend, get tips to minimize...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Chef Art Smith (right) and Jesus Salguerio (left) at their wedding reception in Smith's Art and Soul restaurant in Washington DC on August 21, 2010. (Photo by Moshe Zusman Photography) Chicago chefs Art Smith and Rick Bayless are giving back to charity...