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Chips Galore! 11 delicious recipes to celebrate National Chocolate Chip Day

Friday is National Chocolate Chip Day, and what better way to celebrate than with chocolate chip favorites? From cookies, brownies, pancakes and everything in between, we have put together a list of sweet treats with a little something to meet the cravings of every sweet lover out there -- and of course -- all made with plenty of the mouthwatering treat we are celebrating: chocolate chips. Name… → Read More

Joe Minoso talks ‘Chicago Fire’ returning with biggest wedding yet

“Chicago Fire” is about to heat up with what Joe Minoso is calling the biggest wedding the show has seen -- and we sat down with him to get the scoop! Minoso talked obstacles his character has been through, what’s next for season 8 and all things first responders -- including a special thanks to everyone on the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle. The episode titled, “Light Things Up,” centers on… → Read More

First looks at all-new ‘One Chicago’ episodes

Chicago Wednesday is here -- which means “Chicago Med’s” milestone 100th episode and all-new episodes of “Chicago Fire” and “Chicago PD.” NBC Episodic Information: THE GHOSTS OF THE PAST, 8 p.m. on Channel 11 “Marking the series milestone 100th episode, Dr. Manning and Dr. Charles assist in a complicated case helping a 4-year old who they quickly learn is no stranger to the ED. Dr. Marcel and… → Read More

No gym? No problem! Free at-home workouts to help combat COVID-19

With the coronavirus spreading and social distancing being so important, many gyms and fitness groups are closing their doors, so what now? Bring your workouts home with you! Many gyms and apps are opening up their resources to both members and nonmembers for at-home practices. Here are five places offering free and discounted workouts to help combat COVID-19. CorePower is continuing their flow… → Read More

First look, ‘New Amsterdam’: Is Dr. Sharpe crossing the line?

Dr. Sharpe is making some major moves in her investigation on the head on oncology’s (Dr. Castro) trial -- but how far is too far? In this exclusive clip sent to us from NBC, we see Dr. Sharpe take matters into her own hands and risk everything! Don’t miss this thrilling new episode of “New Amsterdam” Tuesday at 10 p.m. following an all-new “This Is Us.” > You're gonna want a front row seat… → Read More

‘Manifest’: Jared could be to blame as trouble looms over passengers

“Manifest” Monday is here, and trouble is about to hit the passengers sooner than the death date thanks to possible betrayal. > Is this what actually happened to Flight 828? #Manifest — Manifest (@NBCManifest) February 11, 2020 In this clip sent to us from NBC, we see a worried Michaela engage in what starts out to be a nice conversation with ex-fiance, Jared --… → Read More

James ‘PeeWee’ Thomas tumbles into spotlight with ‘CHEER’

New Castle native James “PeeWee” Thomas has gone from track star to cheer star and now superstar thanks to a Netflix series you have undoubtedly heard of, “CHEER,” and coming from a city like Pittsburgh gave him that hunger for success. “It’s a city of champions, and all my life, I wanted to be a champion,” Thomas said. “It’s just like the city champions, you if you’re gonna live by it and be… → Read More

‘Chicago PD’ picks up after powerful episode

Ready or not, we have to not only face the heart wrenching ending of last week’s “Chicago PD," but dive into a new case! > We know these two will be there for one another no matter what. #ChicagoPD — Chicago P.D. (@NBCChicagoPD) February 7, 2020 Wednesday’s episode, titled “Center Mass,” is putting Rojas front and center. The NBC episodic information shows a… → Read More

Try not to cringe: ‘This Is Us’ sneak peek

After a week off, “This Is Us” returns to Tuesday night with part three of the Big Three trilogy -- and probably one of the most anticipated. The episode titled “Hell of a Week: Part Three” shows tension build between teenage Kate and her boyfriend, Marc, but we are not sensing good tension. In this exclusive clip sent to us from NBC, we see some young love shining through, until ... Well, we… → Read More

‘Chicago PD’ Burgess’ new gig leads to shocking find

A simple 911 call is about to take an unexpected turn in an all-new “Chicago PD.” In this exclusive clip from NBC, we see Burgess taking on a new role off the field and answering calls, but trouble still finds her. > You can take Burgess off the field, but the action will always find her. Tune in this Wednesday for a new episode of #ChicagoPD. — Chicago P.D.… → Read More

‘Manifest’ sneak peek: Things take turn when passengers become hunted

Fasten your seatbelts! “Manifest” is taking a huge turn in Monday’s all-new episode. Ben and the Flight 828 passengers continue to hunt for a death date loophole, but what will happen when the passengers become the hunted? In this clip sent to us from NBC we see a violent strike at the Church of the Believers. We also see Olive is a witness of the attack. Michaela is qucik to investigate, but… → Read More

‘Law & Order: SVU’: Benson seeks therapy when ghost from past returns

Benson seeks help when news from an ex surfaces in an all-new “Law & Order: SVU." > Patiently waiting for Thursday to roll around like... — 𝐋𝐀𝐖 & 𝐎𝐑𝐃𝐄𝐑: 𝐒𝐕𝐔 (@nbcsvu) January 27, 2020 In this exclusive clip sent to us from NBC, we see an anxious Benson return to therapy for the first time since she made captain back in 2017 -- and the reason? Even juicier:… → Read More

Dan Smyers sends special thank you to North Allegheny prior to Grammy win

For the second year in a row, Wexford native Dan Smyers, of country music duo Dan + Shay, is a Grammy winner -- but just days before their big win, Smyers took time to send a hometown thank you. The singer/writer graduated from North Allegheny high school in 2006, and is one of nine North Allegheny alumni to receive the school’s 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award. The North Allegheny Foundation… → Read More

‘New Amsterdam’ returns with Code Silver causing a panic

Grab the tissues, grab your show-watching buddy and get ready to hang onto the couch for dear life in the high-stakes return of “New Amsterdam.” In the fall finale Max spearheaded a dangerous case that stemmed from an inmate’s visit to New Amsterdam and resulted in some of the most risky inmates being brought back to the hospital for treatment. Things were going well until an injured guard,… → Read More

‘I’m gonna be fine,’ ‘We are just friends’

It was a long winter break for “This Is Us” fans, but the wait is finally over! NBC’s hit drama returns Tuesday and is leaving no stone unturned. > Been waiting for this notification to go off for weeks now. 🎉 — This Is Us (@NBCThisisUs) January 14, 2020 In this first clip sent to us from NBC, we see relationship tension continues build when Toby asks Kate why she… → Read More

Callings grow stronger, baby drama reaches startling level in all-new ‘Manifest’

Fasten your seat belts! “Manifest” is not holding back any danger or drama in its second season! In our exclusive interview with Luna Blaise (Olive Stone) and Josh Dallas (Ben Stone), they mentioned the search for a loop hole to stop the looming death date they discovered. Monday night, we are going to be introduced to a new character that Blaise and Dallas say will greatly impact the Stone… → Read More

Mac Miller’s family announces new album, 'Circles’ to be released

The legacy of Mac Miller and his music will continue following recent news of an album release. Miller’s family announced on the late rapper’s Instagram page that the album titled, “Circles,” will soon be released. The official release date is January 17, and the family said that information on that, his charity and Miller himself will be found on a new Instagram page, @92tilinfinity. According… → Read More

‘Chicago PD’ first look: Halstead’s fate remains unsettling

The “Chicago PD” fall finale left fans with a major concern: Is this end for Jay Halstead? In our exclusive interview with Jesse Lee Soffer (Jay Halstead, “Chicago PD”) he warned us that the finale would be intense for fans, which proved true as his character was put in a life-or-death situation. In this clip sent to us from NBC, we see the “Chicago PD” force awaiting for news on Halstead’s… → Read More

John Legend shocks everyone (including wife) with upcoming appearance on ‘This Is Us’

The title says it all! EGOT winner and NBC “The Voice” coach John Legend is taking his talents to the set of “This Is Us.” The buzz started Sunday night when a preview of the hit drama announced the return will bring “the biggest surprises yet” -- cue glimpse of Lengend at the piano! While there is still no word on what role or how long the singer/songwriter will be on the show, it will be a… → Read More

Josh Dallas, Luna Blaise take us inside ‘Manifest’ return

Get back on board mysterious Flight 828 with the season 2 premiere of “Manifest” on Jan. 6. Before we buckle up for the first “Manifest” Monday of the year, See and Be Seen sat down with stars Josh Dallas and Luna Blaise -- better known as the father-daughter duo, Ben and Olive Stone -- to see what kind of twists and turns this season has to offer -- including new characters, mystery and more.… → Read More