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Wrigley Scoreboard Operator, Darryl Wilson and Hot Doug's, Doug Sohn, Dish on Life at Wrigley

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 10.21.2015 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

I am fascinated with the scoreboard at Wrigley Field. It is made of sheet steel, as are the numbers that are manually adjusted by operator Darryl Willson to reflect the scores of the games going on at any one time in the National and American Leagues during Cubs baseball games.

These Are The People Waiting 8-Plus Hours For A Hot Dog

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 10.02.2014 | Taste

CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago's hippest hot dog stand helped elevate the lowly sausage into a culinary superstar by stuffing it with exotic ingredients incl...

Chicago Has A Big Wiener Problem

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.08.2014 | Taste

CHICAGO (AP) — In a city known for its love of both eating and bragging about its hot dogs, this was news nobody relished: Gourmet stand Hot Doug's,...

News Of Hot Dog Stand's Closing Prompts EPIC First-World Freakouts

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 05.06.2014 | Taste

You'd think the world were about to end.

Book About Chicago's Favorite Hot Dog Spot In The Works

Posted 05.02.2012 | Chicago

There's a lot you can do with a hot dog. At Chicago foodie staple Hot Doug's, for example, they fry them, smoke them and soak them in beer. Soon en...

The Story Of The City's Encased-Meats Mastermind

Skokie, IL Patch | Samantha Nelson | Email the Author | 6:00am | Posted 06.07.2011 | Chicago

When Doug Sohn was working as a cookbook editor in 1998, he and three friends set out to evaluate the city's hot dogs stands. Little did they know wha...

Hot Dougs Delivery Service Halted

Gapers Block | Andrew Huff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It didn't take long for our story about Hot Doug Drop to make the rounds about town yesterday, but before the day was done, the unofficial Hot Doug's ...