In 2006, then Curie High School student Eddie Robles talked about his efforts to dodge violence after school. As part of the series Southwest Side Stories, Robles presents his story.Music Button: Mr. Pauer, "Escaping", from the CD Soundtrack, (self released)
Monday marks the 50th anniversary of Newton Minow's historic address to the National Association of Broadcasters. The Chicago attorney was serving as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. It was Minow’s first foray in that position.
The University of Chicago Scavenger Hunt, held every Mother's Day weekend, has always called itself the largest scavenger hunt in the world, but until this year, it has never really had the right to the title.
After 40 years, Grease is back where it all began, in more ways than one. First, the production’s at a small space off Lincoln Ave. in Chicago. That harkens back to the plays early '70s debut in Chicago’s off-Loop theatre scene.