Vernon Hills Zanies Closed After Almost 20 Years

The Vernon Hills location of Zanies has closed, reportedly due to a lease dispute. The Zanies comedy clubs in Chicago and St. Charles remain open.


George Carlin and Sally Wade (credit: Simon & Schuster)

Chicago’s Comedy Scene, As Loved By George Carlin And Wife

Sally Wade, author of The George Carlin Letters: The Permanent Courtship of Sally Wade, highlights one of the couple’s favorite Chicago comedy venues.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2011

Charlie Sheen

Celebrate April Fool’s Day In Chicago

Looking for something to do this April Fool’s Day? From comedy to Charlie Sheen look-a-like contests– We’ve got you covered!


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.