6 new attractions to check out this summer in the suburbs
Summer 2019 promises some exciting additions to summer's staples, including the Spring Awakening Festival in Hoffman Estates and the debut of one of the fastest roller coasters ever constructed.
Book review: Expect the unexpected in 'The Never Game'An expert tracker helps a distraught father who is convinced his daughter has been kidnapped in Jeffery Deaver's latest thriller, "The Never Game."
When we all loved 'Game of Thrones': 7 scenes of the show at its bestMuch ink has been spilled this year on the problems throughout the final season of "Game of Thrones." While some claim the finale tainted their memories of the HBO series, we still have fond memories of its eight-season run.
Weekend picks: Judas Priest slams into Rosemont; Prairie Arts fest in SchaumburgJudas Priest tours to the Rosemont Theatre, D.L. Hughley does standup at the Improv in Schaumburg, the County Pop Culture Con combines with the Grayslake Late Night Flea Market at the Lake County Fairgrounds, and much more.
Julianna Margulies suits up for National Geographic Channel's 'The Hot Zone'Actress Julianna Margulies knew she was claustrophobic. But she didn't realize just how much until she had to wear a sealed, full-body biosafety suit for "The Hot Zone," a limited series airing on National Geographic Channel.
Henry VIII's wives rock out in rousing 'SIX' at Chicago ShakespeareThe British rock musical "SIX" receives a rousing North American debut at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, retelling the lives of Henry VIII's six wives as a competitive reality TV pop concert.
You can still sign up! Suburban Chicago's Got Talent deadline extendedSign up -- or miss out. The deadline to register to audition for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent has been extended to Tuesday, May 28.
5 things to do this weekend in the suburbsGet out and have some fun: It's a party all Memorial Day weekend at Arlington International Racecourse, Hurricane Harbor opens for the season at Six Flags Great America, and Rosie & The Rivets rock Wheaton's Cantigny Park.
Wholesome bites await at Vernon Hills' new Next Door American EateryThe recent opening of Kimbal Musk's Next Door American Eatery brings a bar and bistro serving sustainably sourced, unprocessed food in an unpretentious setting to Vernon Hills' Mellody Farms.
Widescreen: See a rare David Bowie performance on the big screenA rarely seen David Bowie film from the '80s closes out a World War II film series just after Memorial Day at the Music Box Theatre in Chicago.
Concerts: The Belvederes' album release, Ryan Herrick, Shallow Side, James Kahil and moreThe Belvederes drop a new album at FitzGerald's this weekend, James Kahil plays Q-bar, Joe Cardigan headlines Chicago's Top 40/R&B Night at Virgin Hotels Chicago, Afterlife returns to Potter's Place, and much more.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: The staying power of OUR musicEvery year for at least the next 10 years, there will be countless "50th Anniversary" tours, rockumentaries and box sets that will come out chronicling all genres of music. That just goes to show just how powerful OUR music really is! These guys and gals are STILL out, playing the tunes we grew up with, and sounding great! Some are even releasing NEW music!