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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

Actress, comedian, and writer Joan Rivers attends Michigan Avenue Magazine Celebrates Its Women Of Influence, May/June Issue With Joan Rivers at Neiman Marcus Chicago on May 27, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jeff Schear/Getty Images for Michigan Avenue Magazine)

Joan Rivers Was Frequent Visitor To Chicago

Rivers, 81, left a lasting impression here, as recently as this summer, when she spoke at a benefit for breast cancer research.

09/04/2014

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Second City Offering Free Fellowships For Minorities

On the heels of Saturday Night Live being pushed to hire more minorities, Second City is now offering tuition-free fellowships to actors of color.

01/31/2014

Isaac’s Lip Dub Divorce Proposal

By now, you’ve watched or heard of Isaac’s live Lip-Dub Marriage Proposal. Now, a solution from Second City for those who have come to accept that their marriage just isn’t working.

06/08/2012

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Chicago Local Theater Spring Preview

When considering your next performing arts venue, the following list of Chicago theaters are sure to provide a most delightful experience this spring, with memorable performances that will linger in your imagination.

04/09/2012

Kit Kat

6 Ways To Laugh In Chicago

Need to lighten up? Here’s a list of great 6 ways to have a laugh in Chicago.

02/15/2011

Joyce Sloane (Second City)

Former Second City Matriarch Dies

Joyce Sloane, a longtime producer and matriarch at The Second City, has died at the age of 80.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

53rd Street

Whole Foods, Second City May Come To Hyde Park

A Whole Foods and an outpost of the Second City comedy club are among the options being considered for a soaring new complex just off busy 53rd Street.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2010

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Best Theatre For A Laugh In Chicago

Theatre doesn’t always have to be so serious. Here are some places to get a belly-laugh workout.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2010