US States - Illionis News Directory


Adventures in Scuba Diving - public access show presents "real" scuba & travel information from around the world.

Algonquin Countryside

Alton Telegraph

Antique-Shop Television - watch us interview people with special knowledge in the antiques and collectables field and Chat with the host at the same time.

Arlington Heights Post

Back to Reality - weekly critique of Chicago newspapers' sports sections.

Baldacci, Leslie

Barrington Courier-Review

Beacon News - local news, sports, features, and more.

Beck, Joan

Bell, Taylor

Ben Loves Chicago - exploring the homes, restaurants, businesses and minds of Chicago's most unique people.

Benderoff, Eric

Bey, Lee

Beyond the Beltway with Bruce DuMont - nationally syndicated political talk show on radio, TV and Internet. Live from the Radio Hall of Fame in the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago.

Black Liberation Radio - 99.7FM - information on this pirate station from Decatur, IL.

Broadcasting in Chicago: 1921-1989 - online museum of broadcast history with a focus on the studio NBC operated in Chicago's Merchandise Mart.

Bruss, Robert

Buffalo Grove Countryside

Byrne, Dennis

CableVision Communications - cable operator serving the Southern Illinois area.

Cary Grove Countryside

Chapman, Steve

Chicago Access Network Television (CAN-TV) - gives every Chicagoan a voice on cable television; channels 19, 21, 27, 36 and 42.

Chicago Beat - experimental online magazine exploring the city in ways not found in other magazines.

Chicago Blues X-plosion - Thursday afternoon program on WCBR, 92.7.

Chicago Civic Media Project - builders of new civic media. Students especially welcome.

Chicago Computer Guide - Monthly printed publication covering local computer shows, events, resources, computer jobs, and more.

Chicago Magazine - find out about people, entertainment, dining, news, and more.

Chicago Newspaper Network

Chicago Newsroom, The - local news page created by a producer at ABC's Channel 7.

Chicago Parent - events calendar for family activities, resources for kids and education links.

Chicago Radio Online Watch - latest information about local radio and the Metropolitan Area.

Chicago Radio Resources Page

Chicago Reader

Chicago Reporter Magazine - investigative monthly that focuses on local race, poverty, minorities and politics.

Chicago Software Newspaper - job listings, company directories, and online text integrated via a search engine.

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times: Gardening

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune: TV Week - build your own TV program grid. Includes cable.

Chicago Tunnel Company - free radio station that broadcast on the shortwave band in 1991; audio clips available on-site.

Chicago's Amateur Athlete - online version of print magazine offering running, cycling and multisport race results, calendar of races in the Chicagoland area, training tips and more.

Chicagoland Gardening - magazine with regional information for gardeners, landscapers, and florists.

Chicagoland Radio Information Service - CRIS Radio reads to the blind and physically impaired for free.

City Newsstand - retailer of magazines and newspapers.

CLTV - 24-hour local cable news channel.

Coalition to Rock Chicago Radio - dedicated to keeping Chicagoans up to date in the rock scene, and creating a new hard rock radio station in the area.

Coates, Jim - tech writer for the Chicago Tribune.

Coffey, Ray

Community Media Workshop - helps community and civic organizations place stories in the news media about their successes and difficulties.

Copley Net

CounterMedia - formed to provide alternative coverage of the Democratic National Convention of 1996. Site offers info on coverage and ongoing activities as a result of the DNC.

Crain's Chicago Business

Creature Connection, The - cable access show that seeks to provide people with a basic understanding of the animals around them.

Cross Country Simplex Group of Northern Illinois (CCSG)

Culinary Adventures Interactive Cooking Show

Daily Egyptian, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Daily Herald

Daily Journal - serving the Kankakee River Valley area.

Daily Register Online - brings you news of Southeastern Illinois and the Shawnee National Forest.

Daily Southtown - where to go for the local news.

Daily Times

Danish Pioneer, The - Danish newspaper published in the U.S.

Darnell's Black Radio Guide - collective guide to local radio stations with radio formats catering to the Black, Urban, African American market, and fans there of.

Decatur Herald & Review

Deerfield Review

Des Plaines Times

Devries, Stephen - heart health.

Dhop Shop, The - self-indulgent spectacle serving the greater internet area until the end of the world, 2002.

Digital Chicago - covers computers, publishing, the Internet, and multimedia. It's a computer magazine for creative professionals.

Dold, R. Bruce


Du Quoin Evening Call

E-Magazine - Champaign-Urbana's resource for news, sports, weather, farm/business news, movies, contests, and University of Illinois sports action.

Earth Network, The - alternative, environmental, television network, featuring cutting edge activism, and rare archived programs from the Underground era.

ECTV - Evanston Community Television - community access production facility.

Edwardsville Intelligencer - daily local newspaper.

Elburn Herald - weekly updates of the stories and announcements from this local paper serving the Kaneland community since 1908.

Elk Grove Times

Elmwood Park Elm Leaves

Essanay Studio and Lighting

Evanston Review

Examiner Publications, Inc. - publishers of a group of weekly newspapers.

Feldman, Dave

Five Sticks Chicago

Fork in the Road, A - join Rebecca Marcovitz as she and her guests search for God.

Franklin Park Herald-Journal

GDP PreViewer - devoted to coming events and current ideas while professing faith in God and traditional family values.

Glencoe News

Glenview Announcements

Grayslake Review

Greene, Bob

Gurnee Review

Hanis, Andrea

Herguth, Bob

Herrmann, Andrew

Highland Park News

Hoffman Estates Review

Hyde Park Herald - Local newspaper serving the Hyde Park, Kenwood, and Oakland communities of Chicago, Illinois.

Illinois Entertainer - covers local, regional, and national bands. Includes a local band directory and a calendar of events.

Illinois Real Estate Journal - bi-weekly journal featuring Illinois' real estate news and transactions.

Illinois State Climatologist Office - information on winter storms, El Nino, rainfall frequencies, climate change, droughts, and heat waves, plus sources for climate data.

Illinois Wesleyan University - The Argus - IWU's Student Newspaper

IndustrialNation - America's rivethead journal.

Inside Publications - local news, classifieds, and archived past issues.

International Station - net and air broadcasting of Russian, Arabic, German, and Bulgarian radio.

Journal and Topics Newspapers Online

Journal, The

Juno Communications - produces local that reach viewers in Illinois' St. Clair and Clinton counties.

Kass, John - writes about a variety of topics -- from psychiatric care to boxing to, mainly, Chicago politics -- since arriving at the Chicago Tribune in 1983.

KFNS 590 - sports coverage. voice of the Rams.

KHQA 7 - CBS affiliate for the Tri-States region.

Kocoa's Kitchen - cooking show featured on Chicago's WGN-TV Channel 9.

Lake Forester

Lake Villa and Lindenhurst Review

Lake Zurich Courier

Leff, Bill - morning DJ on QKQX (Q1010).

LesBiGay Radio - daily drive time radio show for Les/Bi/Gay listeners and their friends. Real Audio enabled. AM 750.

Libertyville Review

Lincolnwood Review

Lot 33 - local artscene coverage.

Lumpen - digs up the dirt in mainstream discourse, exposing and resisting the degradation in our mental and physical environments.


Marion Daily Republican - online coverage of news and sports from Marion and Williamson County.

Mariotti, Jay

Mateja, Jim - need the straight scoop on a car you've got your eyes on? Want to vent about problems with your model?

Maywood Herald

McCarron, John

Melman, Barabara - health Q&A.

Melrose Park Herald

Metropolis Planet - news weekly serving Metropolis and surrounding areas.

Mitchell, Mary

Morelli, Cathy - writes Peaks and Valleys, a humorous look at being a wife, woman and mother in today's world.

Morton Grove Champion

Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Times

Mundelein Review

Neal, Steve

Newave Video Productions - features multiple BetacamSP packages and edit suites.

Newcity - interactive version of alternative weekly. Includes daily entertainment picks and journalism on-the-edge.

Newcity Chicago - online weekly edition covering art, film, stage, music and more.

NewCityNet - online weekly edition containing a daily fix of the local entertainment scene.


Nichibei Journal - devoted to informing, teaching and entertaining its readers with articles about Japan and Japan-related topics. Bilingual business cards/translation services as well.

Niles Herald-Spectator

Norridge and Harwood Heights News

Northbrook Star

Northlake Herald-Journal

Northwest Herald

Nuclear Plant Journal - hardcopy and electronic journal for utility professionals. Also offers web site design.

Oak Park Oak Leaves

Ontiveros, Suzanne

Page, Clarence

Palatine Countryside

Pantagraph, The

Park Ridge Herald-Advocate

Peoria and Central Illinois Scanner Frequencies

Peoria Journal Star - Largest newspaper downstate Illinois offers links to staff, restaurant reviews, topical issues of day, hot links for users.

Pioneer Press Online

Polish Suburban News - bilingual monthly newspaper in Polish in English with articles of general interest to Polish Americans.

Polvision - Polish television.

Pregnancy Today - resource and community for expectant parents offering Q&A, birth planner, boards, birth stories, news articles, and more.

Quincy Herald-Whig

Rapoport, Ron


River Forest Leaves

River Grove Messenger

Rockford Register Star - news daily. Includes online classifieds, jobs, and homes.

Roeper, Richard

Rolling Meadows Review

Rosemont Journal - community newspaper.

Rumbler, Bill

Schaumburg Times

Schmich, Mary - Chicago Tribune columnist and she also writes the "Brenda Starr" comic strip.

SCREEN - the lastest scoop on the film/commercial production industry in Chicago. What the latest post-houses are up to, who reps who, local talent, and production news.

Shelbyville Daily Union - local news, classifieds, Shelbyville Lake report and more.

Site of Big Shoulders - features original art, writing and photography from the Chicagoland area.

Skokie Review

Slezak, Carol

Smoron, Paige

Spot News Chicago, Inc. - web-based news service providing news and coverage to national networks.

Springfield Magazine - independent publication offering local news, travelers information, dining guide, advertising and much more.

State Journal-Register, The - Illinois' state capital newspaper providing local news, advertising, links and online portfolios.

Steinberg, Neil

Steve Dahl Show

Sullivan News-Progress

Suntimes - local news and information for Saint Genevieve and Perryville, Missouri and Chester, Illinois.

Swell - Audio and video finishing facility. We offer film transfer, Avid editing, analog and digital Finish, Flame & Wavefront graphics, digital sound design.

Tech Talk - your connection for techformation.

Technology Law - column from the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin by David Loundy.

Telander, Rick

Time Warner Cable

Tom Joyner Morning Show, The - "The Fly Jock".

Triad - progressive, free-form, innovative radio program that aired in Chicago on WXFM-FM between 1969 and 1977.

Twirly - cable access program dedicated to the broadcast of innovative short films.

UnBalanced Load Productions - producers of Chicago Channel 19's "Cool Clown Ground," shown every Sunday night.

University of Chicago - Chicago Business - includes local and world news of interest to current GSB students and alumni.

USA Digital Radio - describes the development of Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) in the United States.

Vernon Hills Review

Wacky World of Kitchen Erotica - strangest, zaniest, most ridiculous cast of characters possible.

WBBM - 2 - CBS affiliate.

WBEZ 91.5

WBGE 92.3

WBGL - 91.7 Champaign, IL

WCBU - 89.9 Bradley University

WCCU-TV - FOX affiliate, channel 27.

WCFL - 104.7

WCIA - 3 - CBS affiliate.

WCKG 105.9

WCPR 90.3 - alternative radio for the Metro-Peoria area.

WDBR 103.7 - playing today's best music.

WDWS 1400 - news, sports, and talk.

We're Geniuses in France - weekly public access comedy sketch show.

WeatherNet: Illinois Weather - conditions, forecasts, warnings, radar, climate information, satellite photos, and more.

WEBX 93.5

Wednesday Journal, Inc. - guide to the local community.

WEEK - NBC affiliate in the Peoria/Bloomington-Normal area. News 25: "Central Illinois News Channel".

WEFT 90.1 - non-commercial, community oriented radio station

WESN - 88.1 Illinois Wesleyan University

Westchester Herald

WETN 88.1 - Wheaton College

WFLD - 32 - Fox-owned station. Includes news, weather, sports, programming information and more.

WFMB 104.5 - country music.

WFMB 1450 - sports radio.

WFMT 98.7 - fine arts station with 24-hour programming plus worldwide syndication of classical music.

WGEM - NBC affiliate.

WGLO 95.5

WGN - official site for one of America's most popular TV stations, including broadcast schedules, video, audio, and image files.

WGN 720 - includes links for sports and other related sites, as well as e-mail addresses for most of the on-air personalities.

WHCO 1230 - news, talk, and sports.

Wheeling Countryside

WHMS 97.5 - lite rock.

WILL - PBS for Central Illinois.

WILL - University of Illinois - university broadcasting service.

Wilmette Life

Windy City Times - gay and lesbian newsweekly.

Winnetka Talk

WIXY 100.3 - today's country.

WJBC 1230 - talk radio, with today's news, weather and sports.

WJEQ 102.7 - classic rock.

WJMK 104.3 - oldies.

WJPL 96.5 - smooth jazz.

WKAN 1320 - local information and sports coverage.

WKDI 93.5 and 103.5

WKIO 92.5 - oldies.

WKKD 95.9 - rock'n'roll oldies and the Kane County Cougars.

WKQX 101 - Q101.

WLIT 93.9

WLS - ABC affiliate.

WLUP 97.9 - classic rock from The Loop.

WMAQ - 5 - NBC affiliate.

WMBD TV31 - news covering Peoria, Bloomington, and Central Illinois. 1996 Illinois Broadcasters Association "Station of the Year"

WNND 100 - Windy 100 plays adult contemporary music.

WNUA 95.5 - smooth jazz.

WONU - 89.7 Olivet Nazarene University - Christian radio.

WONU 89.7 - listener-supported radio station, offering Christian music.

WOOZ 99.9 - new country.

WOUI - 88.9 Illinois Institute of Technology

WPCD 88.7 - rock music.

WPEO 1020 - Central Illinois' Christian voice.

WPGU 107.1


WQQB 96.0 - Q96 plays today's hit music.

WQRF - channel 39, FOX affiliate.

WQUB 90.3 - Quincy University

WRCX 103.5 - jammin' oldies from The Beat.

WREX - channel 13, NBC affiliate.

WRSP - FOX affiliate, channel 55.

WSOY 102.9 - Y103.

WTMX 101.9

WTTW - 11

WTVP - Public Broadcasting Service, channel 47.

WUSN 99.5 - US 99 plays new country.

WVAZ 102.7 - urban hits and dusties from V103.

WWCT 105.7 - Rock 106.

WXLC 102.3 - broadcasting the best songs of the '80s and '90s to Lake County.

WXRT 93.1 - progressive rock.

WXXQ 98.5 - new country from Q98.5.

WXXY/WYXX 103.1 - Chicago's heart and soul.

WZNX 106.7 - rock and roll from The Fox.

WZSR 105.5 - Star 105.5 plays today's hits and yesterday's favorites.

Zephyr - weekly journal of news and opinion from Galesburg, Illinois.

Zorn, Eric

Usenet - - local radio, television and print media.