Articles By: WCHI Staff

COMIC CON 2013 – Melinda Peatree dishes on all her comic heroes for EBEAT #22
E*Beat [#2] Liset Juices it for Tuesday, June 11, 2013
E*Beat [#1] Liset Juices it for Monday, June 10, 2013
We Like: A Red Orchid Theatre – Our City, Ourselves

We Like: A Red Orchid Theatre – Our City, Ourselves

Youth violence in Chicago – it’s all gang-related, right? Of course not, but political spinmanship notwithstanding, the local arts scene has incorporated the theme of youth violence into its raison d’être and, once there, it’s a rock-solid topical social issue. Giving some credit where it’s due, Collaberaction’s Crime Scene, a Chicago Anthology was a stunning kickstart to the currency of […]

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Chicago Parking Meter Deal Redux:  We Will Pay More to Park

Chicago Parking Meter Deal Redux: We Will Pay More to Park

It will be our priviledge to pay more so that the City can save money.  Wait a minute…. The City has a budget issue today, so it proposes to give away parking rights into infinity to patch the here-and-now.  The Mayor sells the proposal as being a $1 Billion gain for Chicago taxpayers.  He gives his City Council 30 days to agree with him. A […]

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Waves Crash Over North Avenue Beach

Waves Crash Over North Avenue Beach

Waves crashing over North Avenue Beach this morning, as the National Weather Service issued high wind and flood warnings for the lakefront. The National Weather Service predicted wave heights of 18 to 23 feet overnight.

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My New Verizon Toy – The iPhone 4

It arrived, finally, after months of thousands of Americans rumoring and anticipating the arrival for the iPhone 4 offered through Verizon Wireless. After the lines slowly shortened and disintegrated away,  more Verizon customers, including myself, were going home with the iPhone 4 with smiles of excitement for days on end. Not to mention, it’s probably been glued to the palm […]

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2010 TIME Person of the Year

TIME names Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg the 2010 TIME Person of the Year

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MasterCard and SOCCER.COM Team Up to Give Away A Trip to the 2011 UEFA Champions League Final in London

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., — Sports Endeavors Inc. — better known as Eurosport/SOCCER.COM — is sponsoring a sweepstakes giving one lucky soccer fan the chance to win a trip to London

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MegaBus offers 200,000 free seats

Megabus.com, the first city-to-city, express bus service offering fares as low as $1, announced Wednesday it is offering 200,000 free seats

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