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Elton John, Billy Joel Cancel Wrigley Performances

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Piano Man and the Rocket Man will not reprise their Wrigley Field performances this year. Sir Elton John said Friday that the summer leg of his...

Elton John, Billy Joel, Dave Matthews To Play Wrigley

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Three nighttime concerts at Wrigley Field apparently aren't too much for the congested Lake View neighborhood to handle, according to the alderman who...

Home Field Disadvantage

Ted Goeglein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ted Goeglein

The Cubs' old pile of bricks stinks of inebriated resignation. It's time for Wrigley Field to be gutted of the past and rebuilt for the future.

Wrigley Big Enough For Northwestern Game | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The most significant hurdle has been cleared in Northwestern's quest to host a football game at Wrigley Field: The dimensions, it has been determined,...

Cubs Fans Abusing Parking Permits: Clerk

Chicago Tribune | John Byrne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

City Clerk Miguel del Valle wants aldermen to review permit parking in Chicago, saying Thursday that the ever-expanding patchwork of residential zones...

Wild Thing: You Make Animal Control's Phone Ring

Mari Gallagher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mari Gallagher

Animals are very intelligent but, like humans, they get swept away from time to time by emotions and ignore logic.

Cubs Sale To Ricketts Family Finalized

AP | DAVE CARPENTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Media conglomerate Tribune Co. announced a definitive agreement Friday to sell all but a 5 percent stake in the Chicago Cubs and Wrigl...

Wrigley Field Football Game: Zook 'Very Excited' About Illinois-Northwestern Game At Friendly Confines

ESPN Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Wrigley Field has turned into Chicago's newest hot spot for big-time concerts, and it also hosted the NHL's Winter Classic, so what's next for the leg...

Wrigley Field Vendor Ban About Protecting Business, Not Just Safety

NBC Chicago | Steve Rhodes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

[Ald. Tom] Tunney has said he wants to ban vendors and street performers from the blocks surrounding Wrigley Field because they pose a "public safety"...

Cubs Red-Faced After Kicking Longtime Equipment Manager Out Of Wrigley Field

STNG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Cubs will reach out to longtime former equipment manager Yosh Kawano after the team icon known for his floppy white hat was asked by secur...

Alderman: Extend Wrigley Field Vendor Ban

Chicago Tribune | Dan Mihalopoulos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Peddlers would be banned from sidewalks in a two-block area around Wrigley Field under a proposal introduced at today's City Council meeting....

Wrigley Field Hotel Project Agrees To Reduce Height

Chicago Sun-Times | DAVID ROEDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Developers in Lake View have learned a lesson: If you want to build near Wrigley Field, you give the old park a little respect. Don't build higher tha...

What Wonders He Has Seen

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

On Saturday, April 24, we went to Fenway Park to see Arthur Giddon, the Red Sox honorary bat boy. Also scheduled was a match bet...

Luna Carpet Jingle Invades Wrigley Field (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As if Wrigley Field weren't commercialized enough, Cubs fans now have to endure the sound of Luna Carpet's phone number jingle every time a Cubs playe...

Cubs Opening Day: Goat Head Found Hanging Outside Wrigley Field

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO - As if the rain and cold weather threatening the Chicago Cubs' home opener against the Colorado Rockies weren't enough, there's another goat ...

Captain Morgan Club Coming To Wrigley Field | Carrie Muskat | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Cubs announced Tuesday they have a partnership with Captain Morgan and Harry Caray's Restaurant Group to present the Captain Morgan Club, a year-r...

New Ballpark Food: White Sox Getting A Wine Bar

Chicago Tribune | Phil Vettel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

And wine by the glass at the Cell? Believe it; a wine bar (actually a free-standing cart) on the lower level, along the first-base line, will dispense...

Wrigley Field Advertising: Under Armour Ads Not Going Anywhere

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Cubs baseball team and athletic apparel maker Under Armour Inc (UA.N) have reached a deal for the company to continue as the only advertis...

For Sale: Reasonably-Sized City on Western Bank of Lake Michigan

Michael Roston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Michael Roston

Wrigley, Sears, and Marshall Field's were all old money. But they were old Chicago money, a sign of how this unique place had emerged where once there was a swamp that stunk of wild onions.

Wrigley Field Mulling Seat Licenses, Flat Screens

Chicago Tribune | Paul Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If the conversation with management were any indication, Cubs fans want functioning TV monitors to watch replays from the grandstands, wider seats in ...

Winter Classic Kicks Off New Year: Will it be Any Better?

Jon Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jon Greenberg

What do Chicago sports fans have to look forward to in 2009, aside from Hawk Harrelson and bad singing at Wrigley?

Wrigley Field Rooftops Cleared To Sell Winter Classic Hockey Tickets

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rooftop clubs with a bird's-eye view of Wrigley Field got the go-ahead Wednesday to cash in on the NHL's New Year's Day Winter Classic. At the reques...

Wrigleyville Can Skate On Field January 4th

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Would you pay $10 to skate at the Friendly Confines? If you're a neighbor of the Cubs, you're about to get that opportunity. The Cubs sent e-mails t...

Wrigley Rooftops Could Be Open For New Year's Hockey Game

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Frigid fans jamming Wrigley Field won't be the only ones cheering when the Blackhawks host the Detroit Red Wings on New Year's Day for the NHL's seco...

Cubs Lose, Cubs Lose, Cubs Lose!

Monroe Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Monroe Anderson

Although I've lived less than two miles from Wrigley Field for more than 30 years, I've never been much of a Cubs fan for three reasons.