Diana Coates commands the stage as First Folio's conquering 'Henry V'
The talented Diana Coates stars as William Shakespeare's soldier-king and strategic statesman in First Folio Theatre's revival of "Henry V" in Oak Brook.
Bartlett, Streamwood sisters-in-law compete on cooking showThree members of the Maniya family from Bartlett and Streamwood -- sisters-in-law Azeema, Fatima and Kiran -- have been representing the Chicago area on ABC's Family Food Fight cooking competition show.
Where you can mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary in Chicago and the suburbsWhether you remember watching the Apollo 11 moon landing on TV -- or were born long after the historic event -- you can mark the milestone at events this week and next in the city and suburbs.
'The Art of Self-Defense' paints comic portrait of American machismoJessie Eisenberg and Alessandro Nivola star in "The Art of Self-Defense," Riley Stearns' savage indictment of American masculinity on a horrifyingly hilarious level.
'Sword of Trust' carves out smart -- and surprisingly deep -- comedyMarc Maron stars as pawnshop owner who embarks on an adventure with a worker obsessed with conspiracy theories and two women who may have stumbled on proof the South won the Civil War in the beguiling comedy "Sword of Trust."
Feder: 'Timing just feels right' for radio entrepreneur Sam AlexSixteen years after he started as an intern for a Chicago radio station, the northwest suburban native is the star of a nationally syndicated country music program.
Raising Cane's chicken fingers restaurant will dip into Arlington HeightsRaising Cane's, a quick-service chain restaurant with a simple menu of chicken fingers, crinkle-cut fries, coleslaw and Texas toast, will dip into Arlington Heights early next year.
'We love to cook,' and it shows at Crystal Lake's Antigua Mexican GrillOpen since November 2018, Crystal Lake's Antigua is a Mexican eatery with heart and soul. Owner Luis Rodriguez successfully transports the flavors of his hometown of Zacatecas, Mexico, to the Northwest Suburbs via family recipes. The best example is the spectacular, made-from-scratch Grandma's Mole.
Festivals July 19-25: Don't miss the return of the Kane, DuPage and Lake County fairsThe Kane County Fair continues this week; the Lake and DuPage county fairs kick off during the week. Get the details of these and other suburban fests.
Fan Favorite voting now live for Suburban Chicago's Got TalentThe second round of online Fan Favorite voting for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent is live now -- and runs through Friday, July 19. The act with the most votes is guaranteed a spot in the Top 10.
Johnny Mathis ready to celebrate decadeslong singing career July 27 in RosemontJohnny Mathis marks 63 years in the music business with his "Romance of Love" tour, which brings him to the Rosemont Theatre on Saturday, July 27. "You never get tired of singing," he said in an interview.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: 'Guess Who' is going to rock the ArcadaThe former lead vocalist, keyboardist and flutist (that's right, flutist) from the Canadian rock 'n' roll supergroup The Guess Who, Burton Cummings, will return for a command performance at The Arcada Aug. 3. I don't think I have ever witnessed a performer who was as much a part of the audience while at the same time being part of the act as Burton is.
Through the Film Magnifier: Barry Manilow, Deadheads, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Connors, a fishing derby and more