‘Defacing Michael Jackson’ premieres racial conflict

Flying Elephant Productions is concluding its inaugural season with the Chicago premiere of “Defacing Michael Jackson,” Aurin Squire’s racially-charged comedy about adolescence, sexual discovery...

ID Day at the Field Museum and it’s free

The Field Museum is hosting its annual ID Day event when visitors can meet the Museum's scientists and get experts to identify the fossils,...

The New 411

Janet Langhart Cohen, former Chicagoan, Emmy-award nominated American journalist, (who got her start in television as the first Black “weathergirl”) and civil rights activist,...