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Cubs lose again, have bigger issues than regrettable uniforms - Chicago Sun-Times

Cubs lose again, have bigger issues than regrettable uniforms  Chicago Sun-Times

Wearing the regrettable Players' Weekend uniforms, the Cubs dropped their second straight to Washington.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:17 pm


No class-action status for women suing Ford for harassment at Chicago plants - Chicago Sun-Times

No class-action status for women suing Ford for harassment at Chicago plants  Chicago Sun-Times

A federal judge has denied class-action status for a group of women who have sued Ford Motor Company, alleging rampant sexual misconduct at the auto ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:11 pm


Man Dead After Shooting In Cottage Grove Heights Alley - CBS Chicago

Man Dead After Shooting In Cottage Grove Heights Alley  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 60-year-old man is dead after being shot in the head in the South Side's Cottage Grove Heights neighborhood early Saturday.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:04 pm


Chicago Area Weather: Clear And Comfortable Saturday Night, Storms Returning Soon - CBS Chicago

Chicago Area Weather: Clear And Comfortable Saturday Night, Storms Returning Soon  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — If you've been enjoying the sunny, temperate weather this late summer Saturday, you can go on enjoying it into the evening. But when the ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:35 pm


3 injured in Bishop Ford rollover - Chicago Sun-Times

3 injured in Bishop Ford rollover  Chicago Sun-Times

The crash happened about 2 p.m. on the Bishop Ford Freeway near 111th Street.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:31 pm


Police Warn Of Rash Of Garage Burglaries In Brighton Park - CBS Chicago

Police Warn Of Rash Of Garage Burglaries In Brighton Park  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Police on Saturday warned of a spate of garage burglaries in the Brighton Park neighborhood. Police said the perpetrator or perpetrators ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:10 pm


Owner Injured After Shots Fired Into Washington Heights Flower Shop - CBS Chicago

Owner Injured After Shots Fired Into Washington Heights Flower Shop  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– Shots were fired into a flower shop in Washington Heights, striking the owner Saturday afternoon. SHOP OWNER SHOT: The owner of Roses ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:11 pm


SWAT team arrests man on roof of River North building - Chicago Sun-Times

SWAT team arrests man on roof of River North building  Chicago Sun-Times

A Chicago police SWAT team arrested a man on the roof of a River North building Saturday afternoon, bringing a brief standoff to a peaceful resolution.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:07 pm


Chicago’s First Official Animal Rights March Kicks Off In The Loop - CBS Chicago

Chicago’s First Official Animal Rights March Kicks Off In The Loop  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– Chicago's first official Animal Rights March kicked off in The Loop Saturday afternoon. The event will feature speeches at Federal Plaza that ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:47 pm


Chicago police officer saves man from apparent drug overdose: 'going the extra mile' - Fox News

Chicago police officer saves man from apparent drug overdose: 'going the extra mile'  Fox News

A Chicago police officer is being hailed a hero after her quick thinking saved a man's life after he appeared to be dying from an apparent drug overdose.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:55 pm


High Waves On Lake Prompt Warning Of Dangerous Swimming Conditions - CBS Chicago

High Waves On Lake Prompt Warning Of Dangerous Swimming Conditions  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– The Chicago Fire Department is warning beach-goers of dangerous swimming conditions in the Chicago area. Alert. Dangerous conditions ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:42 pm


Parked vehicles stolen in Little Village: police - Chicago Sun-Times

Parked vehicles stolen in Little Village: police  Chicago Sun-Times

Five vehicles were stolen in the afternoon and evening hours between Aug. 4 and Aug. 17, Chicago police said.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:37 pm


High Waves, Rip Currents Cause Swim Ban On Chicago Beaches - WBBM NewsRadio

High Waves, Rip Currents Cause Swim Ban On Chicago Beaches  WBBM NewsRadio

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A swim ban is in effect for most of Chicago's beaches until 3 p.m. Saturday because the threat of waves as high as 6 feet and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:13 pm


Chicago Baby Show Kicks Off This Weekend At Navy Pier - CBS Chicago

Chicago Baby Show Kicks Off This Weekend At Navy Pier  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– This weekend you check out the largest show for new and expectant families in the country. The Chicago Baby Show kicks off Friday and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


Chicago Triathlon 2019 Underway - NBC Chicago

Chicago Triathlon 2019 Underway  NBC Chicago

It's one of the biggest races in the world and this year the Chicago Triathlon is celebrating its 37th anniversary. NBC 5's Chris Hush has all the details.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:39 pm


3 underrated Chicago Bears entering 2019 - Bear Goggles On

3 underrated Chicago Bears entering 2019  Bear Goggles On

3 underrated Chicago Bears entering 2019. Who are five players on the Chicago Bears roster that are not being talked about enough?

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:13 pm


Chicago Bears: Evaluating Eddy Pineiro without Elliott Fry - Da Windy City

Chicago Bears: Evaluating Eddy Pineiro without Elliott Fry  Da Windy City

The Chicago Bears are down to one kicker. With two preseason games left here is how we should evaluate Eddy Pineiro now that Elliott Fry is gone.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Chicago Bears Superlative Predictions for 2019: Who will be the comeback kid? - Windy City Gridiron

Chicago Bears Superlative Predictions for 2019: Who will be the comeback kid?  Windy City Gridiron

In this seven-part, sensational, superlative series, we're giving our picks for the 2019 Chicago Bears. Next up is our prediction for Comeback Kid!

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Robberies reported in River North, Gold Coast: police - Chicago Sun-Times

Robberies reported in River North, Gold Coast: police  Chicago Sun-Times

In each incident, two teenage boys approached people on the street and punched them or snatched property from their hands, Chicago police said.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:58 pm


Off-duty Chicago police officer involved in South Side shootout - WGN TV Chicago

Off-duty Chicago police officer involved in South Side shootout  WGN TV Chicago

CHICAGO — An off-duty police officer was involved in a shootout in the city's Burnside neighborhood early Saturday morning. Police said the officer parked his ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:31 pm


Nemanja Nikolic heating up at right time for Fire - Chicago Sun-Times

Nemanja Nikolic heating up at right time for Fire  Chicago Sun-Times

After a slow start, Nikolic has scored five goals over the last four games for the Fire, who are back in playoff contention.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Gould: Working at Wrigley Field in 1969 was a memorable experience - Chicago Sun-Times

Gould: Working at Wrigley Field in 1969 was a memorable experience  Chicago Sun-Times

This is a team that had every reason in the world to win — and didn't. A team that blew a big lead in September — and never atoned by winning after that.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Businesses burglarized on South Side: police - Chicago Sun-Times

Businesses burglarized on South Side: police  Chicago Sun-Times

In three cases, someone broke through a glass door and stole cash from registers.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:27 pm


Global Ghana Airlines Now Selling Tickets To Chicago - One Mile at a Time

Global Ghana Airlines Now Selling Tickets To Chicago  One Mile at a Time

Global Ghana Airlines is now selling tickets for their new gamechanging nonstop flight between Chicago and Accra. Here are the details!

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:08 pm


John Franklin III aims ‘to make the 53’ in Chicago - AL.com

John Franklin III aims ‘to make the 53’ in Chicago  AL.com

David Banks/Getty Images. Chicago Bears cornerback John Franklin III tackles Carolina Panthers running back Reggie Bonnafon during an NFL preseason ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:00 am


United Airlines suspends flights from Chicago, citing weak demand - South China Morning Post

United Airlines suspends flights from Chicago, citing weak demand  South China Morning Post

United Airlines announced on Saturday that it would suspend non-stop flights between Chicago and Hong Kong, citing weak demand at a time when citywide ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:02 am


Jeopardy auditions stop by Chicago ahead of its 36th season - WLS-TV

Jeopardy auditions stop by Chicago ahead of its 36th season  WLS-TV

Dozens flocked to this year's Chicago Jeopardy auditions to see if they have what it takes to play on the show.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:47 am


Chicago Shootings: 2 killed, 9 hurt in Friday gun violence - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Shootings: 2 killed, 9 hurt in Friday gun violence  Chicago Sun-Times

A man was killed and a woman was critically wounded in a double shooting in Humboldt Park.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:10 am


Chicago’s Sanchez puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Rangers - Charlotte Observer

Chicago’s Sanchez puts 10-game hit streak on the line against Rangers  Charlotte Observer

White Sox, streaking Sanchez set for matchup against Rangers.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:20 am


Man gets 9 years for attacking man on Aurora porch - Chicago Sun-Times

Man gets 9 years for attacking man on Aurora porch  Chicago Sun-Times

A man from west suburban Aurora was sentenced to almost a decade in prison for punching a man in the face and leaving him with significant facial injuries.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:27 am


Chicago Man Says Ald. Joe Moreno Used Aldermanic Privilege To Change Zoning On His Property Out Of Revenge - CBS Chicago

Chicago Man Says Ald. Joe Moreno Used Aldermanic Privilege To Change Zoning On His Property Out Of Revenge  CBS Chicago

Chicago's aldermen have for decades wielded power of licensing, permitting and zoning in their wards, but is that power being abused? 17 hours ago ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:14 am


Chicago Area Teen Born Without Arms to Compete in Triathlon - NBC Chicago

Chicago Area Teen Born Without Arms to Compete in Triathlon  NBC Chicago

A Hillside teen who was born without arms is showing others what it takes to compete in the Chicago Triathlon. NBC 5's Sabrina Santucci reports.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:50 am


Podcast: It's Elvis night on the South Side - NBCSports.com

Podcast: It's Elvis night on the South Side  NBCSports.com

Scott Podsednik and David DeJesus join Leila Rahimi on Baseball Night in Chicago to discuss all things baseball.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:55 am


Suburban stock trader Michael Pelko guilty of murdering best friend - Chicago Sun-Times

Suburban stock trader Michael Pelko guilty of murdering best friend  Chicago Sun-Times

Michael Pelko was on trial in the death of Izat Morrar, found dead in a South Side alley in 2017, hours after he was seen leaving the Chicago Board of Trade in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:31 am


Illinois State Police trooper shot in East St. Louis executing warrant - Chicago Sun-Times

Illinois State Police trooper shot in East St. Louis executing warrant  Chicago Sun-Times

The trooper was shot during "an exchange of gunfire" while serving a search warrant in the 1400 block of North 42nd Street, according to Illinois State Police.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:16 am


EDITORIAL: The economic reality of a possible Chicago teachers’ strike - Chicago Sun-Times

EDITORIAL: The economic reality of a possible Chicago teachers’ strike  Chicago Sun-Times

City Hall and the teachers' union owe it to students and families to make sure a strike doesn't happen.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:44 pm


Sleep-deprived Nationals win one they probably shouldn't have in Chicago - NBCSports.com

Sleep-deprived Nationals win one they probably shouldn't have in Chicago  NBCSports.com

The clubhouse wears have never been packed so quickly. Washington was sprinting as a group to get out of Pittsburgh on Thursday night following another ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:32 pm


Famous Chicago Bears Fans - NBC Chicago

Famous Chicago Bears Fans  NBC Chicago

The Chicago Bears have some pretty famous fans rooting for them on the sidelines. Here's a look at celebrities you may or may not have known are Bears fans.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:09 pm


Mayor Lori Lightfoot imposes city government hiring freeze days before speech about Chicago’s massive budget d - Chicago Tribune

Mayor Lori Lightfoot imposes city government hiring freeze days before speech about Chicago’s massive budget d  Chicago Tribune

Days before she's scheduled to give a speech on Chicago's massive budget deficit, Mayor Lori Lightfoot has imposed a hiring freeze across all departments and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:15 pm


What $375K buys in Chicago right now - Curbed Chicago

What $375K buys in Chicago right now  Curbed Chicago

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly column that explores what you can buy for a certain dollar amount in various Chicago neighborhoods. We've found ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:14 pm


Chicago Area Weather: Cooler Weekend Temperatures, Rain On The Way - CBS Chicago

Chicago Area Weather: Cooler Weekend Temperatures, Rain On The Way  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A beautiful weather pattern will continue into the weekend as temperatures cool off in the Chicago area Friday night. The low temperature ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:54 pm


A Chicago power giant gets its #MeToo moment - Crain's Chicago Business

A Chicago power giant gets its #MeToo moment  Crain's Chicago Business

As the Statehouse reels from a blockbuster report on sexual harassment, the issue emerges at an influential Springfield player, Exelon.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:56 pm


Indicted Chicago Ald. Edward Burke out as partner at law firm, records show - Chicago Tribune

Indicted Chicago Ald. Edward Burke out as partner at law firm, records show  Chicago Tribune

Embattled Ald. Edward Burke is no longer a partner at the downtown law firm where he did property tax appeal work for a long list of influential businesses, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:34 pm


Powerhouse Chicago lawyer tapped to investigate Jussie Smollett case - Fox News

Powerhouse Chicago lawyer tapped to investigate Jussie Smollett case  Fox News

Fox Nation is the perfect companion to Fox News, offering exclusive daily shows, documentaries & on-demand video *content*. Join today, cancel anytime.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


College graduates are transforming Chicago. The danger is that it won’t come fast enough. - Chicago Sun-Times

College graduates are transforming Chicago. The danger is that it won’t come fast enough.  Chicago Sun-Times

Despite gentrification worries, the recent influx has kept the city from going the way of Detroit. But the exodus of the black middle class is pushing many ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:35 pm


Why Fans Are Dragging Kim Kardashian For This Video Of Chicago West - Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Why Fans Are Dragging Kim Kardashian For This Video Of Chicago West  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Kim Kardashian is getting called out for a video she posted of her daughter Chicago West.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:22 pm


Lightfoot orders citywide hiring freeze that includes police - Chicago Sun-Times

Lightfoot orders citywide hiring freeze that includes police  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has ordered a citywide hiring freeze — including the Chicago Police Department — to chip away at a massive budget shortfall and lay the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:20 pm


Facing Massive Budget Deficit, Lightfoot Imposes Chicago City Government Hiring Freeze - NBC Chicago

Facing Massive Budget Deficit, Lightfoot Imposes Chicago City Government Hiring Freeze  NBC Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has imposed a hiring freeze across all departments in city government until further notice, according to a Tuesday memo from the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:19 pm


Illinois Man Dies Of Vaping-Related Respiratory Illness - CBS Chicago

Illinois Man Dies Of Vaping-Related Respiratory Illness  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — A man is dead after developing a respiratory illness after vaping. Illinois health officials said that a patient who contracted a serious lung ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:06 pm


Humboldt Park Section 8 residents fight to keep building affordable - Chicago Sun-Times

Humboldt Park Section 8 residents fight to keep building affordable  Chicago Sun-Times

Instead of waiting for whatever fate might befall them when their landlord's contract with HUD expires, the largely elderly and Spanish-speaking tenants ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:15 pm


New round-trip flight route to Chicago coming to Kearney Regional Airport - Kearney Hub

New round-trip flight route to Chicago coming to Kearney Regional Airport  Kearney Hub

KEARNEY — Air travelers will have another option on Dec. 4 when once-daily, round-trip flights begin between Kearney and Chicago.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:49 pm


Now a ‘Parks and Recreation’ Pop-Up Bar Will Open in Chicago - Eater Chicago

Now a ‘Parks and Recreation’ Pop-Up Bar Will Open in Chicago  Eater Chicago

Replay Lincoln Park, which has built a following from hosting many pop culture-themed pop-ups, is turning to “Parks and Recreation” for its latest stunt. Opening ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:12 pm


Man grabs wheel of Michigan-to-Chicago charter bus, steers it into semi - MLive.com

Man grabs wheel of Michigan-to-Chicago charter bus, steers it into semi  MLive.com

A charter bus en route from Benton Harbor to Chicago struck a semi-truck after one of its passengers grabbed the wheel in northwestern Indiana. According to ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:44 pm


Would-be muggers unknowingly target Golden Gloves champ in Chicago - FOX 31 Denver

Would-be muggers unknowingly target Golden Gloves champ in Chicago  FOX 31 Denver

CHICAGO — A Chicago woman was headed to the gym when someone tried to rob her. Unbeknownst to her attackers, the woman was a Golden Gloves ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:03 pm


Chicago Bears: Bold predictions for the defense in 2019 - Da Windy City

Chicago Bears: Bold predictions for the defense in 2019  Da Windy City

The Chicago Bears were the NFL's top defensive unit in 2018. This season, how much better could they be? Will they actually regress?

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Chicago teen dies in ATV crash, vehicle ran into tree - KMOV.com

Chicago teen dies in ATV crash, vehicle ran into tree  KMOV.com

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities say a 17-year-old boy has died after the ATV he was operating crashed into a tree in Concord.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:46 pm


NBC 5 to launch new lifestyle show 'Chicago Today' Sept. 6 - Robert Feder

NBC 5 to launch new lifestyle show 'Chicago Today' Sept. 6  Robert Feder

It's official: “Chicago Today,” a new lifestyle and entertainment show, will premiere September 6 on NBC-owned WMAQ-Channel 5. Initially it will air weekly.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Chicago homeowners are suffocating under pensions and property tax hikes - Washington Examiner

Chicago homeowners are suffocating under pensions and property tax hikes  Washington Examiner

The nation is more than a decade past the Great Recession, and most places are seeing a strong economic recovery and improved living standards.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:48 am


The 5 plays you should see this fall - Crain's Chicago Business

The 5 plays you should see this fall  Crain's Chicago Business

A lavish period piece, Ron OJ Parson directing August Wilson, a follow-up to one of 2019's best dramas and an enduring musical theater star.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s action-packed first 100 days - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s action-packed first 100 days  Chicago Sun-Times

She bagged the Humboldt Park alligator, humiliated her indicted nemesis on the Chicago City Council floor and began chipping away at aldermanic prerogative.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:30 am


In 1939, the University of Chicago made one of college football’s boldest plays: It quit. - The Washington Post

In 1939, the University of Chicago made one of college football’s boldest plays: It quit.  The Washington Post

CHICAGO — When the flabbergasting news hit on the Thursday before Christmas in 1939, football players felt astounded and insulted. The head coach ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:09 am


Chicago police pilot Samsung DeX as replacement for bulky in-car computers - The Verge

Chicago police pilot Samsung DeX as replacement for bulky in-car computers  The Verge

Police in Chicago's West Side 11th district are piloting Samsung DeX as a replacement for their existing in-car computer systems, the Chicago Police ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:26 am


Chicago Beaches Are Facing Dangerous Waves, Rip Currents Friday - Block Club Chicago

Chicago Beaches Are Facing Dangerous Waves, Rip Currents Friday  Block Club Chicago

CHICAGO — Waves could get as high as 6 feet at the city's beaches Friday. The National Weather *Service* warned there will be dangerous swim conditions at ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:53 am


Chicago Native Hailed As Hero After Jumping Into Action To Aid Girl Shot At Atlanta Block Party - CBS Chicago

Chicago Native Hailed As Hero After Jumping Into Action To Aid Girl Shot At Atlanta Block Party  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago native jumped into action to save a fellow student after a campus shooting in Atlanta this week. The shooting happened late ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:17 am


Chicago Mayor Declares Official Whitney Day - Pitchfork

Chicago Mayor Declares Official Whitney Day  Pitchfork

Indie duo Whitney are being honored by their hometown of Chicago. Today, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that August 30 will be Whitney Day, in celebration ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:40 am


How Chicago’s alley system could be a creative, community space - Curbed Chicago

How Chicago’s alley system could be a creative, community space  Curbed Chicago

Alleys keep the city clean, but could they also be spaces for art studios and bike shops?

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:08 pm


Chicago's newest polling location? The Cook County Jail - Crain's Chicago Business

Chicago's newest polling location? The Cook County Jail  Crain's Chicago Business

Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a law this week making the Cook County Jail Chicago's newest polling place, easing ballot access for roughly 6000 pretrial detainees ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:25 pm


6 Chicago Tech Offices Designed to Inspire - Built In Chicago

6 Chicago Tech Offices Designed to Inspire  Built In Chicago

We peeked inside the offices of six Chicago companies to learn about the most interesting aspects of their spaces and what their teams like most about them.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:19 pm


‘Shameless’ cast returning to Chicago next week to film Season 10 - Chicago Tribune

‘Shameless’ cast returning to Chicago next week to film Season 10  Chicago Tribune

The cast of “Shameless” is scheduled to return to Chicago next week to film exterior scenes for Season 10. A stuntman is slated to jump out of a slow-moving bus ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:15 pm


Lettuce Entertain You Closes Mr. Maki Japanese Restaurant - Eater Chicago

Lettuce Entertain You Closes Mr. Maki Japanese Restaurant  Eater Chicago

Mr. Maki, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises's latest Japanese restaurant focused on teishoku, or Japanese set meals, is closed after just four months in ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


'It Just Kind of Struck Me.' The Thick Chicago Accent Guy Addresses the Sad Fate of the Coyote Pup From the Video - TIME

'It Just Kind of Struck Me.' The Thick Chicago Accent Guy Addresses the Sad Fate of the Coyote Pup From the Video  TIME

The story of a guy with a thick Chicago accent trying to rescue a malnourished coyote pup unfortunately has a sad ending.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:47 pm


'Parks and Rec': Chicago Bar to Transform Into Pawnee Department of Parks and Recreation for Themed Pop-Up Next Week - NBC Chicago

'Parks and Rec': Chicago Bar to Transform Into Pawnee Department of Parks and Recreation for Themed Pop-Up Next Week  NBC Chicago

If you're looking to treat yo self, next week might be just what you need. A Chicago bar has announced plans for a “Parks and Recreation”-themed pop-up, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:46 pm


Female boxing champion fights off robbers in Chicago, repeatedly hits one in the groin - Fox News

Female boxing champion fights off robbers in Chicago, repeatedly hits one in the groin  Fox News

Two would-be robbers in Chicago quickly discovered over the weekend they picked the wrong woman to mess with--she was a Golden Gloves champion.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Rooftop bars, kayaking and tacos at the beach: A blueprint for a Chicago adventure - USA TODAY

Rooftop bars, kayaking and tacos at the beach: A blueprint for a Chicago adventure  USA TODAY

A mother-son adventure uncovered some of the most interesting spots and ways to travel the Windy City.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


Coming soon to Chicago: A potential threat to Amazon - Crain's Chicago Business

Coming soon to Chicago: A potential threat to Amazon  Crain's Chicago Business

Three companies quietly dominate the world of cloud computing. But there's a threat looming on the horizon, quite literally at the edge of the network.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:29 pm


Chicago Jazz Festival 2019: Schedules, performances, how to get there - Curbed Chicago

Chicago Jazz Festival 2019: Schedules, performances, how to get there  Curbed Chicago

Find out the schedule, festival map, and how to get there.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:14 pm


Pritzker signs bill raising minimum teacher salary to $40,000 - Chicago Sun-Times

Pritzker signs bill raising minimum teacher salary to $40,000  Chicago Sun-Times

The legislation promises to address Illinois' "dire" teacher shortage.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:57 pm


Checks worth millions written by Chicago over 22 years remain uncashed - WLS-TV

Checks worth millions written by Chicago over 22 years remain uncashed  WLS-TV

CHICAGO -- Chicago is sitting on an extra $11 million dollars due to uncashed checks over the past 22 years, according to a lawyer. He said the city is benefiting ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:35 pm


Kim Kardashian West Shares Video of 'Brave' Daughter Chicago, 19 Months, Playing with a Snake - PEOPLE.com

Kim Kardashian West Shares Video of 'Brave' Daughter Chicago, 19 Months, Playing with a Snake  PEOPLE.com

Fans and followers were in awe of Kim Kardashian West's video, with some joking that 19-month-old Chicago was "braver" than them in the comments.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:10 pm


Katz’s Delicatessen is popping up in Chicago in August - Eater Chicago

Katz’s Delicatessen is popping up in Chicago in August  Eater Chicago

The famed New York sandwich maker is partnering with Uber Eats for a four-day delivery pop-up in August, part of a national tour.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:42 pm


Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg’s overwhelmingly white crowd at event on Chicago’s South Side reinforces h - Chicago Tribune

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg’s overwhelmingly white crowd at event on Chicago’s South Side reinforces h  Chicago Tribune

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg held a self-described grassroots campaign rally in Bronzeville on Tuesday night, but the overwhelmingly white audience he ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:24 pm


Chicago Shootings: 2 killed, 3 wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Shootings: 2 killed, 3 wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago  Chicago Sun-Times

A man was found unresponsive on an Englewood sidewalk in Tuesday's latest shooting.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:02 am


Park District officials say Chicago's lakefront is slowly disappearing - WLS-TV

Park District officials say Chicago's lakefront is slowly disappearing  WLS-TV

According to the city's Park District, the land along the lakefront is slowly disappearing, but a new effort could help protect what's left of it.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:26 pm


Chicago mayor takes vacation after blasting a top cop for doing the same - WGN TV Chicago

Chicago mayor takes vacation after blasting a top cop for doing the same  WGN TV Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is enjoying a late summer vacation with her family in Maine. Normally that wouldn't be newsworthy, except for the fact ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


Oddest police report in Chicago this year? The strange case of the pink water balloon attack on the lakefront - Chicago Sun-Times

Oddest police report in Chicago this year? The strange case of the pink water balloon attack on the lakefront  Chicago Sun-Times

It happened in the Playpen, the Lake Michigan party spot just east of the Magnificent Mile where boats gather by the dozens. Spoiler alert: The hurler was trying ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:09 pm


Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Canceled; Strong Storms Possible Tuesday Evening - CBS Chicago

Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Canceled; Strong Storms Possible Tuesday Evening  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — After some showers in the Chicago area Tuesday, the main complex of storms moved east of the area and is becoming less organized.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:34 pm


16-Year-Old Boy Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn - CBS Chicago

16-Year-Old Boy Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 16-year-old boy was found dead of a gunshot wound late Monday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood. Police said a person flagged ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:29 pm


Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to ask legislature for power to tax high-end professional services and big-ticke… - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to ask legislature for power to tax high-end professional services and big-ticke…  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot plans to ask state lawmakers to help Chicago dig out of a $1 billion hole — by empowering the city to tax high-end professional services and ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:20 pm


Chicago’s scooters are mostly being used during rush hour, and 3 other things to know about the devices - Chicago Tribune

Chicago’s scooters are mostly being used during rush hour, and 3 other things to know about the devices  Chicago Tribune

A new study finds that most e-scooter use in Chicago is taking place during morning or evening rush hour, indicating that the devices are being used for ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:29 pm


Chicago Air and Water Show 2019 photos: Blue Angels and Red Arrows - Curbed Chicago

Chicago Air and Water Show 2019 photos: Blue Angels and Red Arrows  Curbed Chicago

Despite a weather-delayed start, thousands flocked to the lakefront over the weekend for Chicago Air and Water Show. The two-day event provided civilian and ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:52 pm


Uber biggest tenant for Chicago’s Old Main Post Office - Chicago Sun-Times

Uber biggest tenant for Chicago’s Old Main Post Office  Chicago Sun-Times

Uber Technologies said Monday it has signed a lease for 463,000 square feet in Chicago's Old Main Post Office, making it the largest tenant for the revived ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


Chicago Teachers Union group’s trip to Venezuela, praise of socialist leader slammed as ‘propaganda tour’ - Chicago Tribune

Chicago Teachers Union group’s trip to Venezuela, praise of socialist leader slammed as ‘propaganda tour’  Chicago Tribune

The recent trip to Venezuela by a group calling itself a Chicago Teachers Union delegation has upset some union members and expats who question the point ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Airlines Cancel Over 500 Chicago Flights Due To Sunday Storms - CBS Chicago

Airlines Cancel Over 500 Chicago Flights Due To Sunday Storms  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS)– Airlines have canceled over 500 Chicago flights after severe thunderstorms in the area. As of about 9 p.m. Sunday, 635 flights had been ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:00 am


5 Dead, at Least 23 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago - NBC Chicago

5 Dead, at Least 23 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago  NBC Chicago

Five people are dead and at least 23 others have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago this weekend, officials say.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:20 pm


Chicago Rat Tales - WBEZ

Chicago Rat Tales  WBEZ

There is no definitive answer to this question. By their very nature, rats are difficult to track and count. They also reproduce quickly, with a typical gestation period ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:50 am


A Critic Thinks He Was Bribed at Acadia - Eater Chicago

A Critic Thinks He Was Bribed at Acadia  Eater Chicago

Jeff Ruby has a stellar, albeit peculiar, experience at Acadia. He thinks the two-Michelin-starred restaurant is every bit as good as advertised when it comes to ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Chicago Shootings: 8 wounded in Thursday gun violence - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Shootings: 8 wounded in Thursday gun violence  Chicago Sun-Times

Shootings across Chicago on Thursday left at least eight people wounded, including three men who were shot in a drive-by in Englewood on the South Side.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Three takeaways from Chicago’s casino survey results - Curbed Chicago

Three takeaways from Chicago’s casino survey results  Curbed Chicago

Mayor Lori Lightfoot isn't sure about the profitability of a Chicago casino, she said, shortly after the financial feasibility results were released for the five sites the ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Lightfoot to lower the boom on Chicago taxpayers Aug. 29 - Chicago Sun-Times

Lightfoot to lower the boom on Chicago taxpayers Aug. 29  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is poised to lower the boom on beleaguered Chicago taxpayers on Aug. 29 — by disclosing a shortfall that tops $1 billion — during a ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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