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Bolingbrook Golf Club

Located just forty minutes southwest of Chicago, Bolingbrook Golf Club combines the elements of a world-class facility and championship golf. Bolingbrook Golf Club features an Arthur Hills and Steve Forrest designed championship golf course, an […]

04/30/2013

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Wisch: The One Thing I Don’t Want For Illinois This Postseason

Throughout all the brimstone, my mind kept sparking back to a thought that’s been in my head for weeks: The Fighting Illni and Weber’s Kansas State Wildcats have no business meeting in the NCAA Tournament this season. And here’s to hoping that they don’t.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2013

2012′s Week #15 Winner: Arlene’s Taco Appetizer

Arlene’s Taco Appetizer By Arlene from Naperville, IL Ingredients: 1 8oz package cream cheese, softened 6oz cottage cheese, small curd 1 envelope of taco seasoning (preferably low salt) 1/3 head of lettuce, shredded or thinly […]

WBBM Newsradio–12/14/2012

2012′s Week #14 Winner: Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole

Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole By Judith Domina from Evergreen Park, IL Ingredients: 1½ bags of frozen hash browns (small squares) 1 lb sour cream 1 Large bag of shredded cheddar cheese 1 can cream of […]

WBBM Newsradio–12/14/2012

2012′s Week #13 Winner: The Best Tailgate Brats Ever

The Best Tailgate Brats Ever By Thomas Paulson Ingredients: 1-2 Dozen of your favorite fresh brats (or more) 3-4 Bottles of beer (some decent beer here people, not that light crap!) 1-2 Jars of Franks […]

WBBM Newsradio–12/14/2012

2012′s Week #12 Winner: Mushroom Cheese Stromboli Recipe

Mushroom Cheese Stromboli Recipe By Larry Colvin from Brookfield, IL INGREDIENTS 1 ounce bacon (about 1 ½ slices), chopped 1 ½ pounds cremini, shiitake (stemmed) and Portobello mushrooms, cut into 1/4-inch slices 2 medium cloves […]

WBBM Newsradio–12/14/2012

2012′s Week #11 Winner: Jackaretto Bon Bons

Jackaretto Bon Bons By George Merelos from Naperville, IL Ingredients: (makes about 24 one-inch balls) 6-oz. pkg. Chocolate Chips 3 tablespoons Corn Syrup ¼ cup fine Granulated Sugar ¼ cup Gentleman Jack 2 teaspoons Instant […]

WBBM Newsradio–11/30/2012

2012′s Week #10 Winner: Bonnie’s Baby Back Bites

Bonnie’s Baby Back Bites By Bonnie McGreal from Tinley Park, IL Ingredients: (makes approx 36 “bites”) 3 full slabs of baby back ribs 1 tablespoon paprika 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon […]

WBBM Newsradio–11/30/2012

2012′s Week #9 Winner: Steak & Barley Soup

Steak & Barley Soup Julie Cichon from Brookfield, IL Ingredients: 3 lbs. Ribeye Steak, cut into 1 in. chunks 2 medium sweet onions, diced 4 carrots, chopped 1½  cups celery, chopped 1 head of garlic, […]

WBBM Newsradio–11/08/2012

2012′s Week #8 Winner: Bacon Gorgonzola Burgers

By Mike Chuinard from Bristol, IL Ingredients: (makes 6) 2 Red Onions 8 tablespoons Butter 1/2 teaspoon Sugar 2 lbs. ground Chuck 2 sliced white Bread 4 tablespoons Milk 1 ½ teaspoon Kosher salt 1 ½ […]

WBBM Newsradio–11/08/2012

2012′s Week #7 Winner: Zesty Grilled Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Zesty Grilled Stuffed Poblano Peppers (The Perfect Football Shaped Tailgate Food) By Danielle Bronkema from Broadview, IL Ingredients: Six large Poblano peppers 1/2 pound spicy ground Italian sausage 1/2 pound sweet Sicilian sausage (love the […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/23/2012

2012′s Week #6 Winner: The K’s BBQ Jumbo Chicken Wings

by Bill Klimah from Bolingbrook, IL Ingredients: 8 jumbo chicken wings, trim excess fat Half gallon of water 4 limes, squeeze the limes dry with a lime squeezer 1/8 cup Kosher Salt Your favorite poultry […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/10/2012

2012′s Week #5 Winner: Smoky Bear Pulled Pork Nachos

By Brian Sprouse from West Chicago, IL Ingredients: 5 lb pork shoulder rubbed then refrigerated for 24 hours 5 tomatillos quartered 5 tomatoes quartered 2 Spanish onions, quartered 3 Spanish onions (1 diced, 2 sliced […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/10/2012

2012′s Week #4 Winner: Drunken Chili

By Peter Singh from Naperville, IL Ingredients: 2 Tablespoons salt pork, minced 2 pounds London broil, diced 1 inch 1 large yellow onion, minced 1 green bell pepper, sliced 1 Tablespoon minced garlic 1 Tablespoon […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/10/2012

2012′s Week #3 Winner: Mexican Style Stuffed Shells

By Shanna Early from Crete, IL Ingredients: 1 box jumbo pasta shells 1¼ lbs. ground beef 1 package cream cheese 1 package shredded cheddar cheese 2 tablespoons butter Chili Powder to taste (approx. 3 tablespoons) […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/10/2012

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Newsmakers Series: “Politics of Economics” Details

Senator Rick Santorum takes the stage with Governor Howard Dean just four days before Chicagoans and the country decide who will lead the nation for the next four years. It’s the Politics of Economics and […]

10/05/2012

2012′s Week #2 Winner: Greg’s Spicy Bean Creole

Congratulations to Greg Schwarze from Carol Stream! Ingredients: 1 lb bacon 1 lb summer sausage 4 10z cans black beans 3 10z cans red beans 1 10z can diced tomatoes 1 bag frozen corn 3 […]

WBBM Newsradio–09/12/2012

2012′s Week #1 Winner: Ron’s Super Sunday Flanker Reverse Flank Steak Tacos

Congratulations to Ron Atanus from Mount Prospect, IL! Start with: 5 lbs lean flank steak cut into (5) ½ in. thick 1 lb. pieces Rub: 3 tablespoons garlic powder 1 tablespoon sea salt 1 teaspoon […]

WBBM Newsradio–09/12/2012

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Mazda Chalk Talk

Get all the details about the Mazda Chalk Talk Dinner Series hosted by Jeff Joniak and Tom Thayer

09/12/2012