|Genre||Television news magazine|
|Theme music composer||Nick Tremulis |
|Country of origin||U.S.|
|Executive producer(s)||Mary Field|
|Production location(s)||Chicago, Illinois|
|Running time||57 minutes|
|Picture format||NTSC (720p)|
|Original release||April 24, 1984|
Chicago Tonight is a television news program broadcast weeknights on WTTW in Chicago. It reports primarily on local politics, education, business, culture, science and health, with a mix of in-studio panel discussions, one-on-one interviews and short documentary-style packages. On its website, Chicago Tonight publishes additional news stories and features written by staff reporters.
- "Chicago Tonight debuts on WTTW". Chicago Tribune. April 24, 1984. p. sec. 5, p. 5.
- "John Callaway 1936–2009: Journalist and longtime 'Chicago Tonight' host". Chicago Tribune.