Best bets: Pentatonix sings at Rosemont Theatre; Wilco plays Chicago Theatre
Pentatonix sings at the Rosemont Theatre, Wilco plays a series of concerts at the Chicago Theatre and comic magician Michael Carbonaro performs at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan.
'Surviving R. Kelly' docuseries leads Top 10 TV shows of 2019Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly," Netflix's "Unbelievable," HBO's "Succession" and Amazon Prime's "Fleabag" make the Associated Press' list of Top 10 TV shows of 2019.
'Mrs. Maisel' still flies high with its low-stakes comedyIn its third season, Amazon Prime's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" couldn't exhibit more moxie if it tried.
'Bombshell' almost died. How Charlize Theron helped save it.It was two weeks before cameras were to start rolling on "Bombshell," the film about the sexual misconduct scandals at Fox News, that producer Charlize Theron and director Jay Roach got some bad news: Their studio was out. The movie was effectively dead until Theron saved it.
8 events and shows to celebrate Hanukkah in the city, suburbsJewish families in Chicago and the suburbs can celebrate Hanukkah with a menorah lighting in Arlington Heights, a Hanukkah Happenings event in Vernon Hills and more. Here's a look at a few options.
Local actors return to Chicago for the penultimate stop of 'Phantom' tourLocal actors Susan Moniz of Des Plaines and Rob Lindley of Chicago star in "The Phantom of the Opera." Broadway in Chicago hosts the third return of this 2012 touring version of the global musical blockbuster at the Cadillac Palace Theatre.
Lego Train Show rolls back into Cantigny Dec. 14-15Just what type of creations will be part of this weekend's Lego Train Show at Cantigny Park in Wheaton is a secret. "People kind of bring out the best of the best," said Jamie LeBlanc, president of the Northern Illinois Lego Train Club.
Tips to help you celebrate with sparkling wineThe holidays are for celebration. We raise our glasses to toast friendships and possibilities. Our glasses most likely contain liquid joy, a wine that sparkles with promise, its bubbles lifting our spirits.
Passero opens new location in downtown Arlington HeightsPassero, the popular Italian-American restaurant that's been a fixture in the downtown Arlington Heights dining scene since 2017, opened Thursday at a new location that doubles the capacity of its dining room.
Where columnist Dave Heun would eat, if he ate every meal outThe thought has crossed my mind about what would make for a "perfect" day or two if we were to dine out for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here are my picks for a two-day excursion at Tri-Cities area restaurants.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties taking over suburban bars, restaurantsWear that gaudy holiday sweater with pride to an Ugly Christmas Sweater Party happening at suburban bars and restaurants over the next few weeks.