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  • Meet Kevin Powell at RedLine Athletics Grand Opening in Buffalo Grove on June 9th

    Meet sports announcer Kevin Powell at the Grand Opening of RedLine Athletics in Buffalo Grove on Friday, June 9 from 3pm to 7pm! At the Grand Opening, enjoy special demonstrations, free club memberships, huge discount offers, food and prizes on Friday, June 9 from 2pm – 7pm and Saturday, June 10 from 9am – 4pm. Register for the Grand Opening and receive free RedLine gear upon arrival. RedLine Athletics is the first and only facility of its type in Illinois […]

  • Paulina Market Memorial Day 2017 Sweepstakes

    Memorial Day weekend means grilling season is here! Fire up that grill with meats from Paulina Market!

  • Photos: Bill Leff plays Mark Carman in mixed doubles tennis

    On Wednesday, May 17, four media personalities were the opening act before tennis pros Andy Roddick, Mark Philippoussis, Jim Courier and John McEnroe took to the court for the PowerShares QQQ Challenge at the UIC Pavilion. Bill Leff of The Bill & Wendy Show teamed with Kelly Crull of Comcast SportsNet Chicago in a set of mixed doubles tennis against Mark Carman, co-host of The Beat, and Brooke Weisbrod of ESPN. Team Bill Leff and Kelly Crull came out on […]

  • On The Road with Dane Neal live at Taste of Des Plaines on June 17

    On The Road with Dane Neal goes out on the road! Join Dane Neal and the live broadcast of his show On The Road at the 2017 Taste of Des Plaines on Saturday, June 17 from 2pm – 4pm. The 2017 Taste of Des Plaines features live entertainment on two stages, food from local restaurants, activities for kids, family area with entertainment, a classic car show, wine and beer garden midway of carnival style games and arts and crafts merchants. The […]

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    WGN Radio Walk of Fame: 2017 Inductee Plaques

    On Thursday, May 25, 2017, WGN Radio welcomes ten inductees into the Walk of Fame. You can see all the bronze plaques of this fourth class of honorees – and the plaques of the 28 other Walk of Famers – outside the Allstate Showcase Studio on the south side of the Tribune Tower on Pioneer Court.

  • 8-night Toast of the Mediterranean Cruise with John Williams

    Join John Williams and sail the Mediterranean through Kelly Cruises & Tours on the most luxurious ship ever built, Regent’s Seven Seas Explorer from April 23 to May 1, 2018. The itinerary takes you to famous Mediterranean ports of call starting in Barcelona and ending in Rome. To further enhance your experience, Kelly Cruises & Tours has put together optional, special one and two-day pre and post tours. There are ample shore excursions (most are free) to choose from as […]

  • One Summer Chicago 2017

    With the end of the school year fast approaching, thousands of youth are looking for options to make the most of their summer months. One Summer Chicago, the successful youth summer employment program, puts the city’s young people on the path to realize their full potential, while gaining valuable skills and meaningful experiences. The program keeps Chicago teens and young adults safe, learning and engaged this summer. This year, the goal is to give over 30,000 Chicago kids a range […]

  • Lou Manfredini live broadcast at Wannemaker’s Home & Garden on June 10

    Join the Mr. Fix-It Show with Lou Manfredini live barbecue broadcast from Wannemaker’s Home and Garden on Saturday, June 10 from 7am – 10am. There’s no need to register; come one, come all! This fun and free event is in support of Operation BBQ Relief, a not-for-profit providing compassion and fantastic barbecue meals to people affected by tornadoes, floods and other natural disasters. Find more information on Operation BBQ Relief at Wannemaker’s is located at 1940 Ogden Avenue in […]

  • Everything’s Coming Up Roses Giveaway

    THIS CONTEST ENDED ON SUNDAY, MAY 21 AT 11:59PM AND THREE WINNERS WERE SELECTED. Everything’s coming up roses thanks to Proven Winners and Healthy Grow! Enter to win a Proven Winners Rose Garden package featuring the At Last Rose, Oso Easy Double Red Rose and Oso Petit Pink Rose and Dave Thompson’s Organic Healthy Grow fertilizer to get your plants off to a great start!

  • Hometown Voices with The Beat at RJ’s Eatery in Lindenhurst on May 20th

    HOMETOWN VOICES TOUR presented by Allstate It’s the next stop on the Allstate Hometown Voices tour! Follow The Beat out to Lindenhurst on Saturday, May 20th from 4pm to 7pm. Mark Carman, Adam Hoge and Harry Teinowitz will be broadcasting live from RJ’s Eatery. You’ll hear the latest stories about all your favorite sports teams. During the hours of the broadcast, with the purchase of an entree, RJ’s Eatery will offer half price homemade Breadtwists or Cinnapuffs. RJ’s Eatery is located at […]