Videos

  • Bruno Gatinet, European Correspondent for Chicago3Media, talks with Geert Vons, General Director of Sea Shepherd Netherlands, about the latest addition to the fleet named the Ocean Warrior.

  • In a thoughtful new book, renowned author and psychologist Peter Sacco takes a good, hard look at anger and the reasons it might be disrupting our lives, and future generations. In What's Your Anger Type? Revised Edition, he asks, can anger be addictive?

  • Jessie Chris at 18 years old was the youngest performer at the 2015 CMA Festival and has opened for iconic artist to include Luke Bryan, Chris Young, John Rich and Billy Ray Cyrus and has performed at The Country Music Hall of Fame. She has also recorded an acoustic version of 98 Degrees hit song "I Do" with 98 Degrees Jeff Timmons and will be back in the studio with Jeff in September 2016 to record a new duet. Earlier this year she was one of only four people nationwide selected to perform at the William Morris Speakeasy Showcase in Nashville.

  • ANA GOLJA the break out star is only interested in #Winning as season 3 and 4 of Degrassi: Next Class is set to premiere in 2017 on Netflix. The Emmy Nominated series captures the joy and angst of contemporary teenage life.

  • Tips for Cruising: The Mediterranean Experience Andrea Pass, Vice President, Media Relations for award-winning Marketing Maven Public Relations (www.MarketingMavenPR.com), recently traveled the Mediterranean on a 12-day Royal Caribbean (www.RoyalCaribbean.com) cruise.

  • The dumbing of America, is with games like Pokemon Go, where people of adult age, are acting like they are still wearing back packs, and are in the 4th grade.

  • International Online Dating Survey conducted found that nearly half of online daters say finding someone to share their lives is a high priority (49%) which outranks excelling in their careers (33%)

  • Television, film and stage actor John Marshall Jones ("JJ"), currently stars as 'Special Agent Jay Griffin' on Amazon' s hit police procedural series, "Bosch," based on the bestselling books by Michael Connelly, opposite Titus Welliver and already picked up for a third season.

  • Do you want to see yourself on WCIU, The U? Produce a video up to 30 seconds that tells us why you should be on The U! Then fill out the registration form right here for your chance to win! Our panel of judges will select the winner who will receive a $250 award!

  • Gorgeous philanthropist, fitness enthusiast, and hilariously witty 'girl next door' of the most recent installment of the popular The Real Housewives franchise, Stephanie Hollman as "The Real Housewives of Dallas"

Articles

  • The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation will host its 19th Annual Benefit Dinner & Auction, honoring footwear industry icon Vince Camuto and featuring a musical performance by the legendary Roger Daltrey of The Who on Thursday, November 10th, 2016, at Cipriani Wall Street.

  • The Harris Theater for Music and Dance is pleased to announce the new details of the first commission by inaugural Choreographer in Residence, Brian Brooks; Terrain, for Hubbard Street Dance Chicago will see its world premiere as part of Hubbard Street’s Season 39 Fall Series, November 17-20, 2016.

  • While many people are familiar with the many U.S. soldiers serving in the Middle East, they are not aware of the dogs that often serve alongside them.

  • Claiming that time has run out for repairing our eroding coast and that we are ready and must start, Louisiana's Governor John Bel Edwards challenged coastal leaders to restore 20,000 acres of wetlands by 2020.

  • Forest Preserves of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today introduced the 2017 Budget Recommendation to the Forest Preserves of Cook County Board of Commissioners.

  • Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the delightful and touching tale of Don Quichotte by French Romantic composer Jules Massenet in a new-to-Chicago production, opening Saturday, November 19, 2016.

  • Americans love their pets, collectively having millions of dogs and cats that they consider important members of their family. When it comes to feeding their furry friends, they spend nearly $63 billion per year on pet food, according to the American Pet Products Association.

  • Deeply Rooted Dance Theater(DRDT), which creates world-class dance inspired by the African diaspora in a community dedicated to nurturing artists, supporting human relationships and sharing common values through engaging in dance, announces its 20th anniversary season, featuring three concert series spanning the Chicago area.

  • Hyde Park School of Dance (HPSD) offers fans of ballet and hip hop its annual presentation of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, featuring 206 dancers—from four-year-olds to grandparents—supported by more than 100 volunteers.

  • New findings in a study released by the National Audubon Society indicate that grasslands of the greater Chicago region are contributing significantly to the recovery of threatened bird populations while annually providing millions of dollars in flood control and carbon sequestration.