John Dodge is the Executive Producer of CBS Chicago’s website. (You are here now! Thanks for joining us.)
Mr. Dodge has been a journalist a good long while, long enough to be called a “veteran.”
Before arriving at CBS, Mr. Dodge held various editorial positions at the Chicago Sun-Times.
He likes to write about things that he finds interesting.
He hopes you feel the same way.
He also likes Twitter: @dodgerman
Come and play with him, but play nice.
Shinola, which has built a strong reputation for its line of American-made products, most notably watches, opened its first Chicago store on Thursday.
This is a story, not about Goldilocks, but just the three Bears.
Do you remember some of the popular gifts that kids found under the tree or on their stockings on Christmas Day in the 1970s?
Christmas Day is almost here, and you are running out of time.
“Ferris Bueller” was chosen as one of the 25 movies being inducted this year into the National Film Registry for long-term preservation, the Library of Congress announced Wednesday.
A sign at a suburban company suggests a better CIA torture method, and it just might work: Force the suspects to watch a Bears game.
Even when the Bears were kinda, sorta good, fans could always find something to complain about, while the media moved to tart up the drama around the fortress around Halas Hall.
When it comes to violent crime outside of Chicago, Rockford ranks in the most dangerous town in the state, according to 2013 FBI crime statistics.
Bears owner George McCaskey was involved in a minor altercation with a New Orleans Saints fan during Monday’s night’s game at Soldier Field.
Chicagoans could be easily excused for feeling as if they are constantly walking under a dark cloud.
For fans who haven’t given up on the Bears just yet and have some time to spare on Monday evening, tickets are available for a relatively good price.
For 101 years now, the City of Chicago has lit up an official tree to celebrate Christmas.
As World War II raged across the Atlantic, thousands of German prisoners of war were held in camps around Chicago.
Watching the Chicago Bears management team implode this season almost makes The Onion’s coverage of the team this season more believable.
With the craft beer business showing no signs of a slowdown, Finch’s Beer Company is planning to build a new brewery along the Chicago River in Lincoln Park.
By John Dodge CHICAGO (CBS) — While it seems that there is a Starbucks on nearly every corner in the Loop, the coffee kingpin is planning a new high-end tasting room and cafe in Chicago […]
What is it about dads and their need to embarrass their family?
About 40 years before the Great Chicago Fire, the village along the shores of Lake Michigan essentially consisted of a muddy trail along the south bank of the Chicago River along with a few small streets in what today is known as the Loop.
Frango Mint prices are like the gasoline of candy, wildly jumping and dropping during the holiday season.
On the sixth anniversary of ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s arrest, former Illinois First Lady Patti Blagojevich told her Facebook friends that she is feeling frustrated over her husband’s conviction and subsequent incarceration.