SEEN ON THE SCENE: Fans of AC/DC were delighted to catch bandmates Cliff Williams, Brian Johnson and Stevie Young lunching at Le Colonial earlier this week, enjoying a nice bottle of Sancerre, and feasting on banh cuon, cha gio, tuna tartare, pho soup, chicken curry and lemongrass chicken. … As usual it was a large crowd of pro jocks spied dining at STK Chicago in recent days, including departing Chicago Bear Matt Forte — there to celebrate wife Danielle’s birthday; plus separately the Bears’ Terrium Crump, the Hawks’ Scott Darling and the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo. … Yes, that was Alex Rodriguez seen having dinner at Beatrix in River North — chowing down healthy on a crispy kale salad with chicken. … “Chicago Fire” star Joe Minoso dined at RM Champagne Salon in the West Loop with the Hawks’ Bryan Bickell and their significant others. … Golden Globe winner “Empire” star Taraji P. Henson has been on a health kick as she frequently frequents the Hi-Vibe superfood juicery — loading up on their cold-pressed juices. … Recent Bar DeVille sightings have included comic Hannibal Buress, who took the stage at Parlour Car for the free weekly comedy series — the third time he’s been a surprise headliner at the club. … Over at Chicago Cut Steakhouse, the Cubs’ pitcher Jason Hammel was seen dining and chatting about his return to Arizona for the upcoming spring training season. … Other Chicago Cut sightings have included the Hawks’ Brandon Mashinter and Teuvo Teravainen. … Olympic gold medalist and pop singer Carly Patterson visited Harry Caray’s Tavern at Navy Pier for lunch with her family, while in town for the Flip Fest gymnastics camp. … Legendary crooner Tom Jones had some of his female fans gushing at Le Colonial recently. … Politicos flocked to O’Brien’s Restaurant & Bar in Old Town recently, including Illinois Senate President John Cullerton and, separately, former governor Pat Quinn, spotted at a party for 2nd Ward committeeman-elect Tim Egan. ... Speaking of O’Brien’s, it was the site for the large gathering of friends and fans of Diana Silvius, for a memorial tribute to the late, longtime proprietor of the Up Down Cigar Store in Old Town.
Star sightings: Matt Forte, Taraji P. Henson, Tom Jones
"I think I evaluate the people below me on the stuff I need to evaluate and let the people above me evaluate me," Ross said. "If I’m doing a good job, they’ll keep me around. If I’m not, we all know what happens."
Around 400 athletes from 21 schools who have signed up to play in Public League’s debut season for girls flag football.
The music extravaganza got underway Saturday afternoon with plenty of sunshine to complement the party in the park.
A mother, her daughter and a good Samaritan were rescued from the water near Clark Beach Saturday. Responders then discovered "unclaimed belongs" on the beach and began to search for a fourth swimmer, town spokesman Patrick Deignan said.
Kaleb Miller ran for two touchdowns and 105 yards to help the Roadrunners earn their first win of the season.
Kyren Williams scored two long touchdowns, the second a 51-yard run with 6:05 remaining, as the Irish earned their 26th straight victory at home.