Men's Basketball

Fresh off its March Madness run, the Loyola men’s basketball team was picked to win the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) Thursday morning. The Ramblers received 29 out of 43 possible first-place votes in the poll, which …

Women's Basketball

The Loyola women’s basketball team was picked to finish ninth out of 10 teams in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) preseason poll Thursday morning. The poll was voted on by coaches, school information directors and …

Film & TV

Few films capture the visceral effects addiction has on the body, mind and spirit better than Felix Van Groeningen’s (“Belgica,” “The Broken Circle Breakdown”) latest release, “Beautiful Boy,” starring Oscar-nominated actors Steve Carell (“Foxcatcher,” “The …

Film & TV

“A Star is Born,” a newly released film starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, and Dolby Cinema — Dolby’s most advanced digital media experience employing surround sound and 4k lasers — fully immerses audiences into …

Music

Denzel Curry returned to Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.) with support from opener Kid Trunks Oct. 4 to a rowdy crowd at a sold-out show. Kid Trunks, a Broward County, Florida native opened the …

Arts & Entertainment

Loyola’s all-women a capella group, The Silhouettes, marked the release of their third album, “Sils and the City” with a party and performance at Ireland’s Pub 10 (6511 N. Sheridan Rd.) Oct. 12. “Sils and …

Nick Knacks

Last week, I turned in my ballot for the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) preseason poll for the second straight year. The MVC’s wide open this year; while Loyola’s coming off its first Final Four appearance …

The Schnable Scoop

Sept. 5, I wrote a column about the fall sports teams struggling during their non-conference seasons. I’m going back on that to say they’ve fixed their problems — at least when looking at men’s and …