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    WGN-TV at the 2014 Pride Parade in Photos

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    WGN-TV AND ST. XAVIER COLLEGE’S TEACHER OF THE MONTH OFFICIAL RULES 2013-2014

    If you are currently a student age 13 or older in the Chicagoland viewing area or NW Indiana, nominate a teacher who you feel makes a difference at your school or in your community. 1. WHO CAN BE NOMINATED? Any teacher who is currently employed by a school (kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, special education) in the Chicagoland viewing area or NW Indiana. College, graduate and student teachers are not eligible. If, during the Nomination or Voting Period […]

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    LAST NIGHT’S BLACKHAWKS GAME ON WGN-TV ACHIEVES HIGH HOUSEHOLD RATING!

    CHICAGO, January 6, 2014 – Last night’s Blackhawks vs. Sharks game on WGN-TV (7-10pm) garnered the HIGHEST EVER HH rating on WGN-TV, since broadcasting Blackhawks games again in 2008, with a 7.8 HH Rtg, peaking at a 10.2 rating.  WGN-TV is airing 20 Blackhawks games during the 2013-14 season. With two NHL Championships under their belts, the Chicago Blackhawks are red hot with an ever-expanding fan base. Blackhawks vs. Sharks (7-10pm) (Source: Nielsen Chicago DMA; Blackhawks 2008-2014; Live +SD) 1/05/14 […]

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    How to Restore an Oak Door

    Sean Buino from Dad’s Home Improvement shows Ryan how to bring new life and beauty into an old oak door. All it takes is a few steps and supplies and this door looks like a million bucks again.

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    Ace Hardware Helpful Tip: Combat Grubs

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    Keeping your lawn looking good is hard work, especially if you’ve got pests. In this video, Ace Hardware’s Dan Harris has some helpful tips so you can get rid of those insects for good. For more information visit …

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  • Chicago’s Must Watch WGN Morning News was a “Must Watch” for Chicago’s Cold and Snowbound Viewers!

    CHICAGO, January 7, 2014 – WGN Morning News was the place to turn Monday for Chicago area viewers during coverage of the severe winter weather, coming in #1 in the 5-10am news block in Adults 25-54.  In household ratings, WGN Morning News was #1 from 6-10am and #2 from 5-6am. (Hours broken down by 5am, 6am, 7-9am and 9-10am.)   1/6/14 Ratings:  A25-54 WGN         5A 1.8         6A 3.2         […]

  • 11th ANNUAL WGN MORNING NEWS DRIVE-THRU TOY DRIVE – OVER 25,000 TOYS GATHERED FOR NEEDY KIDS!

    CHICAGO, December 20, 2013–The WGN Morning News Drive-Thru Toy Drive celebrated its 11th year; its fourth tied to Jennifer Hudson. This four-hour event featured Santa, Blue Man Group, holiday fun, and an appearance by Jennifer Hudson.  Viewers and companies drove through to drop off over 25,000 toys for needy kids. Photos and videos of today’s fun can be found at http://www.wgntv.com/toy All toys will be donated to Jennifer Hudson’s Julian D. King Gift Foundation and will be dispersed to children […]

  • WGN-TV LAUNCHES MGM’S 24/7 FREE DIGITAL NETWORK “THIS TV” ON CHANNEL 9.3 IN CHICAGO TELEVISION MARKET ON NEW CHANNELS

    PREMIERE MONTH INCLUDES THANKSGIVING DAY MOVIE MARATHON! CHICAGO, IL – November 21, 2013 –  THIS TV, the 24/7 free digital network from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM), is now on Over the Air channel 9.3 in the Chicagoland area and starting in December, will be on the following new cable channels: COMCAST 354 (starting December 4) RCN 28 (starting mid-December—currently THIS is on RCN 26) WOW! 195 CHARTER 962 MEDIACOM 107 (starting mid-December) Among the great movie programming Chicago viewers can […]