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  • HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini live at Old House New House Home Show – Feb 8

    Join the HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini live broadcast from the Old House New House Home Show at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles on Saturday, February 8 from 7 – 10am. Everyone’s welcome to attend! Our listeners will receive free admission to the Old House New House Home Show plus coffee and pastries during the broadcast. Lou Manfredini’s live broadcast from Old House New House Home Show is sponsored by Lindemann Chimney Company and Perma-Seal Basement Systems. Following the […]

  • Lake Home & Cabin Show – Jan 10-12, 2020

    The annual Schaumburg Lake Home & Cabin Show, January 10-12, brings you the passion and memories of being at the cabin without ever having to leave town! It’s the perfect place to purchase “everything cabin,” to find your dream builder and to get fresh ideas and answers to all your second home questions. Now in its 16th year, the Lake Home & Cabin Show is Chicagoland’s only show that specializes in vacation homes and the second home lifestyle. Whether you […]

  • American Lung Association Fight For Air Climb – Sunday, March 8, 2020

    The teams of WGN Radio and WGN-TV invite you to the biggest stair climb in Chicago! Every step counts, so take the first step and make a positive impact for lung health by participating in the American Lung Association Fight For Air Climb, presented by United Healthcare, on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Presidential Towers (555 W. Madison in Chicago). You can climb 1, 2, 3 or all 4 towers. There are 45 floors and 585 stairs per tower, totaling […]

  • More photos of Sox on the Beach 2019 from Cancun

    Check out more photos from the Sox on the Beach 2019 trip with Apple Vacations, the White Sox plus Kevin Powell and Lauren Lapka at Iberostar Selection Cancun in Cancun, Mexico. The week ended with a final farewell party, exploring the activities on the Yucatan Peninsula and relaxing poolside at the resort. Gallery 1: Gallery 2:

  • Video: Anderson’s Bookshop has found success as a local, independent bookstore and pillar of the community

    With three locations, including one that recently celebrated its 55th anniversary, Anderson’s Bookshop has found success as a local, independent bookstore. Through personalized customer service and a wide range of programs and events, the shop focuses on its role as a pillar of the community.

  • Photos: Sox on the Beach 2019 in Cancun

    Check out the photos from the Sox on the Beach 2019 trip with Apple Vacations, the White Sox plus Kevin Powell and Lauren Lapka at Iberostar Selection Cancun in Cancun, Mexico. Activities for the week include a group welcome party, Q&A and autographs, beach games and much more! Photo Gallery 1: Photo Gallery 2:

  • Photos: Celebrate the holidays with Good Buy Girl Judy Pielach at Goodwill

    On Sunday, December 8, Good Buy Girl Judy Pielach met with listeners at the Goodwill Store & Donation Center in Chicago’s Beverly neighborhood (9321 S. Western Avenue). Shoppers enjoyed pizza, entered to win Chicago Bears tickets courtesy of Goodwill and Judy showcased the holiday decor she created with some of her Goodwill finds! Check out the photos here and get inspiration to make your own holiday centerpieces from Judy!

  • Photos: Roe Conn’s Canarble Express

    Roe Conn’s Canarble Express presented by American Sale, from the Tinley Park Convention Center, Friday, December 6, 2019. Thank you to Apple Chevrolet, Archadeck of Chicagoland, Sweet Ali’s Gluten Free Bakery, Hiltons of Chicagoland Dibs dot com, NeverMeasure and Billy Goat Tavern for their additional support.

  • Dave Eanet & WGN Radio present Scotland – Highlands & History

    Dave Eanet & WGN Radio present Scotland – Highlands & History 10-day Private Group Journey, departing on June 8, 2020 Departure: Departs from Chicago on June 8, 2020. $4,779.00 per person, including round-trip air from Chicago O’Hare on United Airlines and all departure and government taxes and fuel surcharges. Single supplement is additional $1,099.* Accommodations: Glasgow – 1 night, 4-Star Jurys Inn Crianlarich – 1 night, 3-Star Muthu Royal  Hotel Inverness – 2 nights, 4-Star Kings Mills Hotel Pitlochry – 2 […]

  • Video: Its name may be “Nuts on Clark,” but these days popcorn is the star

    Its name may be “Nuts on Clark.” But these days, popcorn is the star. And there are locations beyond the first shop on Clark, although that original store continues to thrive. As Wrigleyville has evolved, so has Nuts on Clark, a woman-owned business with customers who once visited as children now returning with their own kids to enjoy one of Chicago’s classics.

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