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  • Chicago Gateway Green: Gaming for Green 2017

    Chicago Gateway Green hosts its 12th annual Gaming for Green fundraiser, a Texas Hold’em poker tournament and casino night, on Thursday, July 13, 2017. Event guests will enjoy live music, and a variety of charitable gaming including, roulette, craps, blackjack and bean bag toss, along with a fabulous raffle and poker prizes. Fine food & cocktails will also be offered including Galleria Marchetti’s famous Italian specialties and complementary beverages with ticket purchase. All proceeds benefit Chicago Gateway Green’s Tree Partnership and Expressway […]

  • Big Schtick: Teddy Roosevelt with John Williams sponsored by American Sale

    Saturday, August 12 TWO SHOWS – 10am and 1pm Tickets are $30 – TICKETS ON SALE NOW! McAninch Arts Center (MAC) at College of DuPage There are two ways to buy tickets, online or by phone: Online (click on the link for the time of the show you’d like to attend): Buy tickets to the 10am show Buy tickets to the 1pm show By phone: Call the MAC box office at 630-942-4000 (Tuesdays through Saturdays, Noon to 6pm) Don’t worry […]

  • Paulina Market Father’s Day 2017 Sweepstakes

    THIS SWEEPSTAKES ENDED ON SUNDAY, JUNE 18, 2017 AT 11:59PM. TWO WINNERS WERE RANDOMLY SELECTED. Treat dad to Paulina Market this Father’s Day! Enter for your chance to win one of two $50 gift cards.

  • Hometown Voices with The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes to Lisle Eyes to the Skies June 30

    HOMETOWN VOICES TOUR presented by Allstate The Allstate Hometown Voices Tour heads back to Lisle! The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes broadcasts live from the Eyes to the Skies Festival on Friday, June 30 from 3pm to 7pm. Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival offers three days and nights of live music, balloon launches, tethered balloon rides, fireworks, balloon glow, carnival, craft fair, children’s area and over 50 unique food vendors.* New in 2017 is skydiving performances by Team Fastrax. […]

  • 2017 Pride Month: LGBTQ Stories

    It is our stories that unite us. In celebration of Pride Month, WGN Radio has partnered with the non-profit organization VideoOut, dedicated to highlighting the shared experience of the LGBTQ community by gathering and collecting coming out stories. Theirs is the largest library of coming out stories ever curated, in the hopes of inspiring others to come out today, offering strength and support and to be a part of a resource for all future generations. All this month, you’ll hear […]

  • Photos of the 2017 Walk of Fame inductees with their plaques

    Before the Walk of Fame ceremony, the 2017 honorees posed with their bronze plaques outside the Tribune Tower.

  • Photos & Video: WGN Radio does MB Bike the Drive

    On Sunday, May 28, Team WGN Radio spent the morning pedaling up and down Lake Shore Drive for MB Bike the Drive to benefit Active Transportation Alliance!

  • On the Road to Indiana Getaway Package

    THIS SWEEPSTAKES ENDED ON SUNDAY, JULY 18, 2017 AT 11:59PM. A WINNER WAS RANDOMLY SELECTED. There’s so much to experience in Indiana! Enter to win a getaway package for two to explore the city of Columbus, known around the world for its collection of work by renowned architects, landscape architects, and artists.

  • Photos: 2017 Walk of Fame Ceremony

    Photos from the 2017 WGN Radio Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony. Gallery 1: Gallery 2: Bonus: Watch our Walk of Fame Countdown video, originally seen live on Facebook, featuring comments from new inductees Nick Digilio, Linc Hampton, Mike Mathis, Anne Maxfield, Judy Pielach and Jack Rosenberg.  

  • Paulina Market Memorial Day 2017 Sweepstakes

    THIS CONTEST ENDED ON MONDAY, MAY 31 AT 11:59PM. TWO WINNERS WERE RANDOMLY SELECTED. Memorial Day weekend means grilling season is here! Fire up that grill with meats from Paulina Market!