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12 Oct, 2015, 15:20 ET Chicago magazine Names the Best Pizzas in Town

The last time Chicago magazine undertook the task of identifying Chicago's Best Pizza was in 2010, so its dining critics decided it was time to get...


28 Jan, 2015, 15:30 ET Chicago Tribune Media Group Appoints Peter Kendall as Managing Editor of Chicago Tribune; Colin McMahon Named Associate Editor

 Chicago Tribune Media Group today announced that Peter Kendall has been appointed Managing Editor of the Chicago Tribune, overseeing the daily...


06 Jan, 2015, 11:30 ET Chicago Tribune Media Group Appoints Tom Conradi as Publisher/General Manager of Chicago Magazine

 Chicago Tribune Media Group today announced the appointment of Tom Conradi as Publisher/General Manager of Chicago magazine. Conradi, an...


31 Jul, 2014, 11:42 ET Chicago Tribune Introduces New Digital Experience for All Platforms

The Chicago Tribune will introduce a new digital experience tomorrow, designed to dramatically increase functionality for users on...


14 Jul, 2014, 13:39 ET Chicago Tribune announces 2014 Literary and Heartland Award Winners

 Patti Smith, known as the "Godmother of Punk" for her ability to fuse rock music and poetry, has been honored with the 2014 Chicago Tribune...


03 Jun, 2014, 11:20 ET Authors, Celebrities Available for Interviews at 30th Anniversary Celebration of Printers Row Lit Fest

WHO: More than 300 authors and nearly 200 exhibitors will take part in the Midwest's largest FREE literary festival this weekend,...


16 May, 2014, 12:47 ET Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest Celebrates 30 Years

 The Chicago Tribune is gearing up for the 30th anniversary celebration of Printers Row Lit Fest, the largest free literary event in the...


13 Feb, 2014, 11:27 ET WGN-TV & Chicago Tribune To Present Illinois Gubernatorial Debate

WGN News and the Chicago Tribune will present a live, televised debate between the four Republican candidates for governor on Wednesday, March 5th...


21 Jan, 2014, 12:47 ET Chicago Tribune Launches Trivia App

 Introducing Tribune Trivia, the Chicago Tribune's free smartphone and tablet application that taps into over 100 years of archived materials...


28 Oct, 2013, 11:49 ET Chicago Tribune expands performing arts coverage

Chicago Tribune is proud to announce the debut of an expanded and redesigned website, The Theater Loop with Chris Jones. The website provides...


16 Oct, 2013, 11:21 ET Chicago Tribune launches Blue Sky Innovation

 Chicago Tribune Media Group announces today the launch of Blue Sky Innovation, a premium website and newsletter aimed at the growing...


29 Aug, 2013, 11:15 ET Amy Guth Appointed General Manager of RedEye and Metromix

Chicago Tribune Media Group announced today the appointment of Amy Guth as General Manager of RedEye and Metromix. "Amy is at the forefront of all...


11 Jul, 2013, 15:17 ET Chicago Tribune announces 2013 Literary and Heartland Award Winners

 Edward Albee, three-time Pulitzer Prize and two-time Tony Award-winning playwright, will be recognized with the 2013 Chicago Tribune Literary...


10 Jun, 2013, 11:26 ET Chicago Tribune Announces Nelson Algren Award Winners

The Chicago Tribune has announced that Erika Schmidt is the winner of the 2013 Nelson Algren Award for short fiction for her entry, "Story...


28 May, 2013, 17:31 ET Narrative 4 Co-Founders Colum McCann and Luis Alberto Urrea to Appear at the 29th Annual Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, Joined by N4 Honorary Committee Member Sting

 Grammy award-winning musician and Narrative 4 Honorary Committee member Sting is scheduled to join authors Colum McCann and Luis Alberto...


10 May, 2013, 13:03 ET 29th Annual Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest Announces Celebrity Headliners

The Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest - the largest free outdoor literary event in the Midwest – returns for its 29th year with celebrity...


23 Apr, 2013, 11:11 ET Chicago Tribune's 435 Digital Expands Digital Services To Address Small To Medium-Sized Business Needs

 Chicago Tribune Media Group announces today that it is launching an expanded set of digital services. Through 435 Digital, Chicago Tribune...


14 Jan, 2013, 18:04 ET Trib Nation Announces January and February 2013 Events

Trib Nation kicks off 2013 with a robust schedule of live events in January and February. More than a dozen events are scheduled over the next two...


02 Aug, 2012, 10:23 ET Elie Wiesel Awarded 2012 Chicago Tribune Literary Prize

Elie Wiesel, author of more than 50 books and recipient of the United States Congressional Medal of Honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom and...


13 Jun, 2012, 16:55 ET Chicago Tribune Announces Nelson Algren Award Winners

The Chicago Tribune has named Jeremy T. Wilson winner of the 2012 Nelson Algren Award for short fiction for his story, "Everything is Going to Be...


27 Apr, 2012, 12:29 ET Naperville Magazine Names Mark Zonca as Editor

Chicago Tribune Media Group announced today that Mark Zonca has been named Editor of Naperville Magazine. Zonca will take on the position recently...


11 Apr, 2012, 10:43 ET Chicago Bears and The Mash Team Up to Hold Virtual Book Drive

 The Chicago Bears and The Mash, Chicago Tribune's weekly teen publication, are joining forces to solicit online book donations for three local...


21 Feb, 2012, 18:16 ET LocalTrack Offers Affordable Digital Services

Chicago Tribune Media Group announced today that it has launched LocalTrack, a new digital division that helps small- and medium-sized businesses...


08 Sep, 2011, 13:07 ET Teen Publication, The Mash, Is Recognized at World Young Reader Awards

The Mash, a multi-platform publication for and by Chicago-area teenagers, has received recognition for "enduring excellence" during the annual...


01 Sep, 2011, 16:02 ET Download "Make Your Mark" to Support Youth Literacy with MashPlant.com, Open Books and Chicago Tribune

In a city where 53 percent of adults have low-to-limited literacy skills and a student with poor reading skills is five times more likely to drop...