Articles Tagged with Chicago

Wedding Day Fire Burns Down Chicago Couples Home

Wedding Day Fire Burns Down Couple's Home

It was the best of times and the worst of times for a Chicago couple whose home burned down mere hours before they were to be married. Bride Dayleen Marrero was getting ready at a hotel when groom Andrew Taylor called to tell her they had lost their West Side Chicago apartment Friday afternoon to… Read more »

Rumer Willis Cast As Roxy Hart In ‘Chicago’ On Broadway

Rumer Willis

Rumer Willis is going to have her name in lights! The recent Dancing with the Stars champ will be appearing on Broadway — briefly — in the role of Roxie Hart in the revival of Chicago. As Us Weekly reports, the 26-year-old Rumer will be appearing in a limited engagement in the coveted role at… Read more »

First Case Of Deadly Dog Flu Reported In Texas


A highly contagious strain of canine influenza or dog flu known as H3N2 has now arrived in Texas and is causing great concern among veterinarians and pet owners alike, as reported by The sick dog is in Beach City, near Houston and came to Texas when its owners moved from Chicago. It has the… Read more »

Harpo Closing: Oprah Shuttering Studio At End Of 2015

Oprah Winfrey closing Harpo Studios

Oprah Winfrey is leaving Chicago and heading west. She announced to her staff Tuesday that Harpo Studios is closing after 25 years in the Windy City and her studio complex is up for grabs. Harpo will shutter its doors in December, NBC Chicago reported, but it’s not a huge surprise. The studio has been in… Read more »

Paczki: What Are They And Why Is The Midwest Going Nuts Over Them?

paczki donuts

Pączki are deep-fried pieces of dough shaped into flattened spheres and filled with confiture or other sweet filling. The Polish donuts are usually covered with powdered sugar, icing, or bits of dried orange zest. Paczki are Polish doughnuts that are wildly popular this time of year. The Paczki Polish doughnuts are favorites in regions with… Read more »