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Don't Wear Green and Gold to Universal Orlando's Jurassic Park Unless You Want the Raptors There to See Red

Jim Hill | Posted 09.14.2016 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

And based on the number of YouTube videos, Vines, Tweets and pictures that have been emailed and/or been popping up on Tumblr since the Raptor Encounter officially opened back on May 22, it's clear that all of Braillard's hard work and ingenuity has paid off.

Taylor Swift Brings Transgender Supermodel Andreja Pejić On Stage At Chicago Tour Stop

The Huffington Post | Madeline Kaplan | Posted 07.20.2015 | Entertainment

Like the universe, Taylor Swift's infinite squad of friends is constantly expanding. The 25-year-old singer, currently traversing the globe on her "19...

'U.S. Blues' and the End of the Grateful Dead

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 07.10.2016 | Entertainment
Davis Schneiderman

50 years ended in an almost-perfect moment of collective explosion. Although the final "Fare Thee Well" Grateful Dead concert was held on July 5th at Solider Field, this incarnation of the band faded away -- for me at least -- at the close of the July 4th concert.

Bill Murray Takes In Final Grateful Dead Gig In Chicago

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.06.2015 | Entertainment

Like the Grateful Dead song says, just keep truckin' on, Bill Murray. The Illinois native took in the Dead's final show of its "Fare Thee Well" tou...

15 Things Never to Say to a Deadhead | Posted 06.29.2016 | Travel

You mail-ordered your commemorative "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead" tickets. (You... um... got DEE-nied.) You waited online for hours, and hours, trying to order them through Ticketmaster. (Denied again.)

"I Need A Miracle: Two Generations of Deadheads Find Peace"

Joan Gelfand | Posted 06.26.2016 | Entertainment
Joan Gelfand

If the Grateful Dead's music can heal the wounds of my family, maybe music can heal the earth. Maybe we need to be dancing and singing more. We need a miracle. Fast.

5 Ideas for Your Next Mancation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.11.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

How is a "mancation" different than a bachelor party? These trips are about finding the time to bond with all of your buddies in a new place or with a new activity -- not celebrating one man's last night of singledom. But similar to organizing a bachelor party, planning a mancation takes work.

LOOK: Severe Weather Halts Bears-Ravens Game In Chicago

Posted 11.17.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears' game against the Baltimore Ravens has resumed after being delayed about two hours because of a torrential downpour...

Soldier Field To Become Short-Term Ice Rink

Posted 01.06.2013 | Chicago

With the Bears missing out on a playoff berth this season, the city of Chicago is putting the team's home turf at Soldier Field to use as a temporary...

Daley: Chicago Should Have Another NFL Team, Stadium

Posted 08.23.2012 | Chicago

Chicago already has two Major League baseball teams, two iconic fast-food dishes and has experienced two mayoral administrations named Daley, so why n...

Emotional Rendition Of National Anthem At Bears-Falcons Game

Posted 11.11.2011 | Sports

On the 10th anniversary of 9/11, an enormous American flag covered the football field before each NFL game with with the players and coaches from both...

Chico: Bring The Super Bowl To Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Bears fans may not be able to watch their team play in the Super Bowl this year, but mayoral candidate Gery Chico hopes that the city can get ...

Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers: The Granddaddy Of Them All

Thomas Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Thomas Alter

On Sunday, Soldier Field will be packed to capacity, incredibly loud and more than likely freezing. These two glorious franchises wouldn't have it any other way.

Lance Briggs: Chicago Bears Linebacker, Comic Book Geek? | January 17, 2010 01:36 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Bears weakside linebacker Lance Briggs has defied the odds and maintained his interest in comics and superheroes even as he's gone on to serve as an a...

Walter Payton Statue Shouldn't Be At Soldier Field: Park District Chief

Chicago Tribune | Dan P. Blake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Park District Board President Gery Chico said today he doesn't think a memorial statue of late Bears great Walter Payton belongs near Soldier ...

Walter Payton Statue Could Be Headed For Soldier Field After All

Chicago Sun-Times | MARK J. KONKOL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A statue of "Sweetness" could be headed to Soldier Field this fall -- despite a newspaper report claiming the Chicago Park District doesn't want a lar...

U2 Energizes Chicago During North American Tour Kickoff

Ari Bendersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ari Bendersky

As with everything U2 does, this show was big. Big stage. Big lights. Big sound. Big messages. But this show was played, for lack of a better term, in the round.

Parking Prices For Bears Tailgaters Could Increase 50 Percent

Chicago Sun-Times | DAVE NEWBART | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The cost of thousands of parking spots near Soldier Field will spike nearly 50 percent for Bears games this fall....

Soldier Field To Host Two Pro Lacrosse Games, First Time Game To Be Played At Stadium

Daily Herald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For the first time ever, lacrosse will be played at Chicago's historic Soldier Field. The Chicago Machine and the Chicago Park District announced Tue...

Soldier Field Cleaning Firm Says It Was Dumped For Daley Fundraiser

Chicago Sun-Times | Mark J. Konkol | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Yvonne McGinnis says her janitorial company got swept out of a $1.5 million Soldier Field contract thanks to "typical Chicago pay-to-play" politics....

Problem At The Bears Game? Text Soldier Field Security

Chicago Sun-Times | Dave Newbart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Bears say they're getting 20 to 30 text messages a game from fans, under a new system put in place this season that lets fans text security at gam...

Bears Bust: Rising Prices Limit RV Tailgaters

Chicago Sun-Times | Dave Newbart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Tailgaters at Chicago Bears games this season are starting to ask: Where have all the RVs gone? You know, the tricked-out mobile homes that are paint...