Made In Chicago
For decades, the non-profit Merit School of Music in the West Loop has been training the most promising musical prodigies in the city.
Susan and Dennis Martinek have been married for 33 years.
Talk about a career change, Heather Johnston says she made quite a leap from medicine to chocolates.
In the depth of the winter cold, think of Hawaii, and warmth and the spirit of aloha.
Artists have been creating mosaics for 5,000 years but the only U.S. school for mosaic art is here in Chicago.
Inside one of four warehouses in Hillside, artisans are busy etching, plotting and creating granite headstones. Each letter, each design is someone’s legacy, a family’s closure.
WBBMs’ Regine Schlesinger with Made In Chicago reports on a new product, aimed at germophobes.
(CBS) — It’s been a neighborhood bakery in Jefferson Park for more than a 100 years. For the last 16 years, Dobra Bielinski and her family have carried on the Polish tradition. “Our customers are […]
Evanston’s Stone Porch by the Lake is a luxury bed-and-breakfast experience that’s been Made in Chicago. It’s the North Shore’s only lakefront bed and breakfast south of Lake Forest.
When you walk into Deb Kraemer’s shop and factory at Grand and Racine in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood, you’re instantly greeted by a wonderful mix of aromas, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.
The Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus has been around for 31 years and through the years, it has changed.
Ever wanted to skydive but didn’t have the guts? Now’s your chance at the new iFly in Rosemont and in Naperville. “It’s a vertical wind tunnel so it basically simulates free fall. It’s for the […]
It’s a safe place to charge your cellphone while you’re out. Dave Adams and a friend sketched out on a napkin an idea for what would become SafeCharge, essentially a locker for your phone, with battery chargers to accommodate any phone made in the last 16 years.
As a passionate musician, Elliot Mandel has carved out a niche in Chicago’s community of photographers, reports Regine Schlesinger with Made in Chicago.
She’s based in Downers Grove, but Diva was born in Chicago with a name – and a talent – for singing.
For Jeffery Tasch, music is in his blood.
What started as a hobby has turned into a 45-year-old business for a Gold Coast woman.
“Everyone else is focusing on whiskeys, vodkas, gins; and so we’re really sticking with our roots with what we know how to make best,” said Jenny Solberg, owner of Rhine Hall Distillery.
If there’s one thing the members of the Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band have down pat, it’s jokes about kilts.
At 18, the Niles North High School honors student has had her music played on and covered by the BBC.