'It is kind of a gut punch': Counties face ban on indoor dining until COVID-19 test rates drop
DuPage, Kane, Kankakee and Will counties all face a ban on indoor service at restaurants and bars as well as other restrictions beginning Friday to stem a resurgence of COVID-19.
Widescreen: 'Back to the Future' 4K remaster comes home"Back to the Future" never strays far from our collective consciousness, but it's suddenly everywhere again.
Feder: 'Dream realized' as Jennifer Keiper moves up to CBS News Radio anchorJennifer Keiper, the highly regarded Chicago radio news veteran who now works for Entercom all-news WBBM 780-AM/WCFS 105.9-FM, has been hired as a national news anchor for CBS News Radio.
Rocker Lenny Kravitz looks back to when he found his voiceLenny Kravitz is a man of extremes -- as he readily admits. "I am deeply two-sided: black and white, Jewish and Christian, Manhattan and Brooklynite," he writes about his first 25 years alive in his new memoir, "Let Love Rule," released recently and named after his 1989 debut album.
Best bets: New Philharmonic performs virtual 'Music of John Williams' concertThe New Philharmonic performs a virtual concert of "The Music of John Williams" this weekend, comedian and actor Rob Schneider does standup at Schaumburg's Improv Comedy Showcase, and the Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles hosts a socially distanced Chicago Toy Show Sunday.
New to streaming this week: 'The Undoing,' The Boss, Billie Eilish, Borat and moreFrom Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant in HBO's "The Undoing" to Bruce Springsteen releasing his 20th album on Friday to Billie Eilish's livestream concert on Saturday to "Borat 2" hitting Amazon Prime Video Friday, there's a lot happening on the entertainment scene this week.
'Sesame Street' launches a podcast to help educate kidsWhat has more letters than the alphabet? That's easy: The post office. That joke is a highlight of the first original podcast from "Sesame Street," featuring music, interactive games and Muppets galore. "The Sesame Street Podcast with Foley & Friends" is an offering on Audible that gives some screen-free educational entertainment to kids who may be having spotty school lessons during the coronavirus pandemic.
Blues harmonica virtuoso Corky Siegel helps Chamber Music on the Fox kick off seasonChamber Music on the Fox kicks off its seventh season with a virtual performance by reknowned blues harmonica player Corky Siegel with his Chamber Blues quartet.
Two suburban breweries medal at first virtual Great American Beer FestivalPenrose Brewing Company in Geneva took home a gold medal, and Light the Lamp Brewery in Grayslake captured a bronze medal, at the prestigious Great American Beer Festival last weekend. Because of safety concerns, the festival was hosted virtually at several breweries across the country and the winners were announced on a livestream.
Jeff Bridges says lymphoma prognosis is goodJeff Bridges says he is being treated for lymphoma and his prognosis is good.
What the DuPage Children's Museum is doing to adapt during the COVID-19 pandemicThe DuPage Children's Museum in Naperville has been shut down since mid-March, forcing leaders to re-imagine ways to carry out their mission from a distance.
Through the Film Magnifier: Chubby Checker, Harrison Ford, Astronaut Jim Lovell and Dance Fever contestants
Images; Through the Film Magnifier: Carlton Fisk, The Kingston Trio, Dudley Moore, a beard contest and more