Made In Chicago

Keelan Andrews of Keelan Rogue. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Made In Chicago: Keelan Rogue

Keelan Andrews is the man behind the business called Keelan Rogue.

01/27/2014

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Made In Chicago: Margie Korshak Public Relations

For 45 years, the name Margie Korshak has been linked to many of Chicago’s biggest events.

01/13/2014

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Made In Chicago: William Harris Lee Company

William Harris Lee and Company has grown to become the world’s largest and most respected maker of fine stringed instruments.

12/02/2013

Mike and Kay Giglio. (Credit: Regine Schlesinger)

Made In Chicago: Kay’s Candies

Kay Giglio began making candy over 50 years ago.

11/25/2013

Halsted Vodka. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Made In Chicago: Halsted Vodka

It started with five Chicago friends four years ago.

11/18/2013

Frank Taddeo of Church and Chapel Metal Arts. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Made In Chicago: Church and Chapel Metal Arts

Church and Chapel Metal Arts is a family-owned company that makes funeral equipment, including some uniquely shaped urns.

10/21/2013

Made In Chicago: Best Alzheimer’s Products

Unlike most business owners, Holly and John Schmid wish their market weren’t growing as fast as it is.

10/07/2013

Top Store President, Owner Jim Eldred. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Made In Chicago: The Top Store

Got a ragtop? Then Jim Eldred is your man.

09/30/2013

Blue Star Auto Store. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Made In Chicago: Blue Star Auto Store

The owner says the Blue Star chain dates back to 1917 and used to have dozens of auto parts stores.

09/02/2013

A cronut, a croissant-doughnut hybrid. (File Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Made In Chicago: Alliance Bakery Cronuts

The next big thing in pastry, the diet-busting cronut, has begun to appear at a handful of Chicago bakeries.

08/26/2013

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Made In Chicago: E3 VIP Caters Upscale Tailgate Parties

It’s not your father’s tailgate party.

WBBM Newsradio–08/19/2013

Tiki Boat (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Made In Chicago: Tiki Boat

It’s known as the boat that knows how to have the most fun.

08/12/2013

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Made In Chicago: First Folio Theatre

David Rice and Alison Vesely started First Folio Theatre as a backyard summer theater company.

07/29/2013

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Made In Chicago: Phillip’s Flowers

Phillip’s Flowers converted an old roller rink into a floral distribution and preparation center.

07/22/2013

Carlos Farmer works at the Anixter packaging center. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Chicago’s Anixter Center Celebrates Nearly A Century Of Service

It might appear to be your average packaging company on Chicago’s North side, but its employees make the Anixter center different from the others.

06/24/2013

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Made In Chicago: New Era Windows Co-Op

Some of the workers who staged a sit-in until they obtained severance checks from the old Republic Windows and Doors are back in business as owners.

WBBM Newsradio–05/20/2013

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Made In Chicago: Chicago Children’s Theatre

Since it launched in 2005, Chicago Children’s Theatre has been providing a unique experience for young audiences.

05/13/2013

Foulds Pasta.

Libertyville Pasta Company Celebrates 128 Years

Have you ever wondered how that lasagna, or that spaghetti is made? Take one look inside Foulds pasta in Libertyville and you’ll get a lesson in the art of pasta.

05/06/2013

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Made In Chicago: Cinespace Chicago Studios

The largest film studio outside of Chicago is on the West Side.

04/29/2013

Original Rainbow Cone owner Lynn Sapp holds a cone of the store's signature ice cream; five layers of orange sherbet, chocolate, strawberry, pistachio, and Palmer House ice creams. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM)

Made In Chicago: Rainbow Cone Celebrates 87 Years In Beverly

For Lynn Sapp, ice cream is the family business.

WBBM Newsradio–03/25/2013

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