Chicago - Oct. 18, 2018
Music TV Politics Sports Books People Places & Things
Must-See TV
Army Of Darkness
5 p.m.
A discount-store employee is time-warped to a medieval castle, where he is the foretold savior who can dispel the evil there. Unfortunately, he screws up and releases an army of skeletons. (
Weather Derby
Tribune: 51/37
Sun-Times: Ferro/McKinney
Weather Channel: 44/41
Ntl Weather Service: 54/43
BWM*: 82/12
Beachwood Bookmarks
K-Tel Classics
WKRP in Cincinnati
So You've Decided To Be Evil
St. Paul Saints
Nye's Polonaise Room
The Arcata Eye
Roadside USA
This Day In . . .
Onion History
Weird Al History
Baseball History
Beachwood History
History History
Spy Magazine History
#OnThisDate History
Under Suspicion
Find Your Towed Car
Cable TV Complaints
Freedom of Information
The Expired Meter
The Mob & Friends
Stolen Bike Registry
O'Hare Music Tracker
Report Corruption (city)
Report Corruption (state)
Scoundrels, State
Scoundrels, Federal
The Odds
Random Flight Tracker
Casting Calls
Cosmic Log
Buy Stamps
Beachwood Blogroll
A Handy List
Beachwood Ethics Statement
How We Roll
Today's Horoscope
Liberties will be taken.
Do We Sudoku?
No, but we do do moose stuff, and that can be anything you want it to be. Except Sudoku.
Losing Lottery Numbers
8, 25, 39
Daily Affirmation
I am open and receptive to new avenues of income. (
Knowing that a person may be unwittingly in danger of an assault imposes a moral duty to warn them.
Now Playing
Psychodrama/Marshall Law
Letters to the Editors
Tip Line
"The Papers" archive
Beachwood Link Buttons
Media Kit/Advertising

The Weekend Desk Report

Don't piss us off. You wouldn't like us when we're pissed off.

Market Update
Celebrity Truth took another beating this week as it was revealed High-Speed Escort figures were significantly more pedestrian than originally thought.

Easter in Chicago
You'll forgive us for not greeting the latest resurrection with unbridled enthusiasm.

Spring Cleaning in Chicago
Of course, Mayor-elect Emanuel can be forgiven for bringing back a few familiar faces. History suggests if you don't really do much for, say, 20+ years, eventually things clean themselves up.

Droning On
At least the people of Libya can take heart in these violent times; now that U.S. Predator drones are there, the current conflict is sure to end swiftly.

Boring 737
It's taken three weeks, but at last it seems investigators have found something less riveting than the royal wedding.


The Weekend Desk Tip Line: Inclusion zone.


The CAN TV Weekend Report

Student Forum on Teen Bullying
Cook County Commissioner Edwin Reyes and the Cook County Commission on Women's Issues host an anti-bullying seminar for teens. Speakers include comedian Elizardi Castro (pictured); clinical social worker Hilda Ramos; and Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart.

Sunday, April 24 at 9 a.m. on CAN TV21
1 hr 24 min


Sweatshop, Warehouse, Walmart: A Worker Truth Tour
Robert Hines, Cynthia Murray, and Aleya Akter - local, national, and international workers representing different links in the Walmart supply chain - share what it is like to work for Walmart whether directly or indirectly.

Sunday, April 24 at 11 a.m. on CAN TV21
1 hr 18 min


Tobacco in the Ranks
Radio Arte and Vida Media host a community dialogue about tobacco use in the military with Luis Garcia, a combat veteran, and local health experts.

Sunday, April 24 at 12:30 p.m. on CAN TV21
1 hr 16 min


League of Women Voters of Chicago: The State of the City
Cook County Board of Commissioners president Toni Preckwinkle delivers the keynote speech for the 25th Annual State of the City luncheon hosted by the League of Women Voters of Chicago.

Click here to watch.


Chicago Newsroom
Ken Davis is joined by Steve Rhodes, editor of The Beachwood Reporter; cyber-columnist Monroe Anderson; and Lorraine Forte, editor in chief, Catalyst Chicago. They discuss the appointment of Jean-Claude Brizard as new Chicago school CEO and the future of journalism.

Click here to watch.


Posted on April 23, 2011

MUSIC - Holiday Hullabaloo.
POLITICS - Bank Profits Soaring.
SPORTS - Chicago vs. Michigan, 1903.

BOOKS - Dia De Los Muertos Stories.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Chicagoetry: West Town Blues.

Search The Beachwood Reporter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Follow BeachwoodReport on Twitter

Beachwood Radio!

Ask Me Anything!