Thursday, January 31, 2013
The San Francisco 49ers will take on the Baltimore Ravens during Super Bowl 2013 on Sunday, Feb. 3.
Thursday, January 31
Super Bowl 2013 is almost here, with the showdown of the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens just days away. The XLVII Super Bowl will take place at 5:30 p.m. Sunday CBS-TV (channel 2). Coverage of the Super Bowl will start at 1 p.m. with "Super Bowl Today" until 5 p.m. The "Super Bowl Kick Off Show" will start at 5 p.m. If you're looking for a place to watch the game in Skokie, here are some suggestions: The writers at Bleacher Report have offered their Super Bowl predictions, but if you're interested in some more untraditional predictions, take a look at TIME Magazine's list of "Wacky Ways of Predicting the Winner," which includes computer and Madden NFL 2013 simulations. Tell us: Where do you plan to watch the game? And if …
Friday, December 10, 2010
Buffalo Wild Wings alters policy on tab bilkers as 2 sentenced in Oct. 26 incident.
Besides being a model, porn star and waiter, Peter Crotty is also a good sport. The 24-year-old server thwarted a group of customers who dined and dashed without paying at Buffalo Wild Wings in Skokie on Oct. 26. Crotty, who ran cross-country in high school, chased after the culprits and hung onto their speeding SUV for more than six blocks while getting punched in the face. In the end, Crotty was able to walk away without any serious injuries, and Lincolnwood police nabbed three of the four suspects. The story received national attention and even was a featured question on the National Public Radio program Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! On Wednesday, Derrick Pitts, 19, as well as Nikko Relucio and Denorsic Conley, both 18, had their day in …
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Wild confrontation occurs after 4 patrons try to skip out on bill in Skokie.
Don't try and pull a dine and ditch on Peter Crotty--he'll chase after you, hang onto your vehicle and make you pay, literally. On Oct. 26 about midnight, four suspects decided to ditch their $51 bill at Buffalo Wild Wings in Skokie. Crotty, a 24-year-old waiter, ran after them and hung onto their speeding SUV for more than six blocks -- all while taking punches to the face. "It's not the first time I've ridden on the side of a car," Crotty said. "I was wondering if they were going to get on the highway." Crotty, who ran cross-country and track for Loyola Academy, said the vehicle reached speeds of more than 40 mph. The driver blew multiple red lights throughout the ordeal, he recalled. When the vehicle finally slowed down, Crotty thought …