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The winner of the Golden Noodle at the 2014 inaugural Mac and Cheese Festival was Kitty O’Sheas’ sweet, salty and spicy mac and cheese dish.

Chicago gets mac ‘n’ cheesy

October 19, 2015

Chicago residents can upgrade from microwavable mac and cheese by stuffing themselves with the real deal at the annual all-you-can-eat Mac and Cheese Festival on Oct. 24 at the University of Illinois at ...

Freshii will offer quick, healthy food options in Target cafes across Chicago. 

Target, Freshii collaborate to offer healthier food

October 12, 2015

Target has teamed up with Freshii, a Canadian fast-food franchise that offers healthy options, in its cafes.Starting Oct. 12, select Target stores are trading in items like nachos and hot dogs for  fr...

Lucio Silla finale

Mozart’s ‘Lucio Silla’ premieres in Chicago

September 28, 2015

Fall is not the only thing that kicked off last week. Chicago Opera Theater started its season with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Lucio Silla” at the Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph St. The show, a Ch...

Wabash Arts Corridor goes WAC with new color

September 14, 2015

Students will notice new color and vibrancy across campus, as several new murals now line Wabash Avenue between East Van Buren Street and Roosevelt Road. Various artists, including Columbia alumni, ha...

New Student Convocation 2015 at Grant Park | The Columbia Chronicle

September 8, 2015

New Student Convocation welcomed the college’s new and transfer students at Grant Park on Sept. 4 with live music, food, games and of course Vice President of Student Success Mark Kelly’s “Hell ...

Featured Athlete: Nic Ten Grotenhuis

Feautured Athlete: Nic Ten Grotenhuis

May 4, 2015

Nic Ten Grotenhuis, a freshman business & entrepreneurship major, started playing soccer when he was 5 years old. The California-native played other sports, including baseball, but no sport could c...

Chipotle feeds into illegitimate GMO

By Sports & Health Reporter

May 4, 2015

Chipotle became the first major national restaurant chain to stop using genetically modified organisms in its ingredients on April 27. GMOs are produced when the genes from one organism are inserted into the DNA of another organism. Crops are commonly modified this way. Ninety-four percent of soybeans and 93 percent of corn—two common Chipotle ingredients—grown in the U.S. in 2014 were genetically modified, according to the U.S...

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

Recipe: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

April 27, 2015

Ingredients1/2 cup unsalted butter1/2 cup light brown sugar1/4 cup creamy peanut butter8 ounces cream cheese, softened3/4 cup powdered sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/2 cup semi-sweet mini chocolate c...

Spinach & Kale Greek Yogurt Dip

Spinach & Kale Greek Yogurt Dip

April 13, 2015

INGREDIENTS1 17-ounce container plain Greek yogurt 3 tablespoons mayonnaise1 tablespoon sugar1 cup kale, finely chopped1 cup spinach, finely chopped4 scallions, finely chopped1/3 cup red bell pepper, mince...

At the Midwest Independent Film Festival on March 3, a Producers Panel spoke about their filmmaking experiences at Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema, 2828 N. Clark St.

College showcased at Midwest Independent Film Festival

April 13, 2015

Dan Rybicky, an associate professor in the Cinema Art + Science Department, was recently recognized at the Midwest Independent Film Festival for “Almost There,” a documentary he co-directed with E...

Alderman Edward Burke (14th Ward) is seeking to ban the sale of Palcohol, powdered alcohol, in Chicago this summer with an ordinance he proposed May 18. 

Palcohol may be available for sale in Chicago this summer

April 6, 2015

While powdered alcohol could conceivably be sold in Chicago this summer, legislators, mirroring the concerns of health professionals, are working to keep this from happening. The state legislature is con...

An Ethnic Food Tour of Chicago: Pilsen | The Columbia Chronicle

March 9, 2015

Pilsen a Lower West Side neighborhood is known for its vibrant murals, authentic Mexican cuisine and an immigrant community largely dominated by Hispanics.The culturally rich neighborhood makes many Hisp...

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