Nov. 18: Salute the locals who keep us informed at the Chicago/Midwest Emmy Awards. Hosted by Chicago Sun-Times columnist Richard Roeper (above) and held at Alhambra Palace restaurant, the 54th annual event honors regional on-air and behind-the-scenes talent in the broadcast industry. This year’s nominees include WLS-AM’s Roe Conn,WGCI-FM/WKSC-FM’s Nina Chantele, the team behind WLS-TV’s “Windy City Live,” Blackhawks exec Patrick J. Dahl (Steve’s son) and many other local luminaries. Open to the public, tickets $125 for members, $145 for nonmembers. 4:30 p.m. cocktails, 5:30 p.m. dinner and 7 p.m. awards. Alhambra Palace, 1240 W. Randolph. Learn more at Chicagoemmyonline.org.
Nov. 18, 2013 | Nina Chantele Nominated for Midwest Emmy | Chicago Sun-Times Splash