Thursday Dec 5
Morris Daily Herald
Chicagoans at forefront of White House holiday decor
First lady Michelle Obama opened the holiday season at the White House on Wednesday, importing Chicago talent to style the world's most famous home into an elegant, fir-draped and fragrant wonderland.
Curious foodies line up for first taste of chef Mario Batali's Eataly
Foodies flocked to Eataly to be among the first to glimpse - and taste - celebrity chef Mario Batali's all-things-Italian culinary experience, which opened Monday in the Near North neighborhood.
School Report Card: Payton scores No. 1 spot...
At Walter Payton College Prep on the Near North Side, 16-year-olds Diamond Merrell and Skylar Ozoh performed an improv sketch in front of their giggling classmates.