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Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous

Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms that don’t quite fit into any other category. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous...→

Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous

Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms that don’t quite fit into any other category. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Miscellaneous...→

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s most iconic buildings. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Buildings...→

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

The West Loop area in Chicago is considered one of the hottest neighborhoods on the edges of downtown, but a recent rash of burglaries at several apartments ha [...] Read full article: A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use...→

Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chicago - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama will go on display at the Art Institute of Chicago as the first stop in a five- [...] Read full article: Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chi...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of Barack Obama and Amy Sherald’s portrait of Michelle Obama were unveiled in February 2018. Wiley and Sherald are the first African-A [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S....→

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

A new study finds it takes 69% of a minimum wage worker's take-home pay to afford the median rent in Chicago, before any other expenses. Read full article: Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major Cit...→

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Joel Quenneville barking out instructions from behind the bench. A young team with a couple budding stars showing signs of improvement. It was a familiar scene [...] Read full article: Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to ...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago’s O’Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter s [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ Ahead of Live ‘Trolls’ Musical in the City

A group of kids got a big surprise on “Chicago Today” when the Poppy from the “Trolls Live” musical visited the set ahead of this weekend’s performances at the [...] Read full article: Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ ...→

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

A child from Chicago has died as a result of the flu, the first yhe first flu-related pediatric death of the 2019-20 flu season in Illinois, the city's health [...] Read full article: Child From Chicago First In State To Die...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

The residents who are alive today as a direct consequence of their actions will remember, as will the families of the heroes, but it is important to periodical [...] Read full article: Remember the Chicago police and firefigh...→

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

The Trump administration last week announced a controversial plan to send armed SWAT-like teams of Border Patrol agents to Chicago and at least nine other so-c [...] Read full article: Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is He...→

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett says his $10,000 payment after the close of a criminal case should prevent Chicago from seeking reimbursement for a police investigation of his [...] Read full article: Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for...→

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

The NBA All-Star Game is quickly approaching and that means celebrities, athletes, up-and-coming stars and more will descend on Chicago for the festivities. He [...] Read full article: Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happe...→

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s neighborhoods and politicians. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & poli...→

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s art. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & f...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

The official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from the National Portrait Gallery will begin a five-city national [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US t...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms only Chicagoans use. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms...→

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

GirlForward 1251 W. Devon 773-856-0598 www.girlforward.org @GirlForward Runner-Up National Runaway Safeline... Read full article: Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | Ci...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

A Chicago suburb has been named the second best city in which to live in the U.S., according to a new ranking released Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to...→

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council passed Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget Wednesday, voting in favor of her proposal to fill an $838 million deficit in the coming year. Though [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s ...→

Chicago-pedia: Sports

Chicago-pedia: Sports

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms specific to local sports. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Sports...→

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

As long lines and limited recreational supplies have persisted in Chicago since sales began Jan. 1, some are looking beyond the city’s limits to buy marijuana. [...] Read full article: Chicago shoppers head outside city limit...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some the outdoors. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors...→

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and "safe ice"

A Chicago River mink, a nod to Illinois bucks from far away, a world-record tagged fish and "safe ice" are among the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illi...→

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

Officials in Chicago have declared a climate crisis after a round of severe storms last month caused millions in damage to the city's already disappearing shor [...] Read full article: City of Chicago declares climate crisis ...→

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s modes of transportation. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Commuting...→

Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antler, Indiana grouse, Montrose birds

A Northwest Side buck, easy shed antler, Indiana grouse decline and Montrose birds come in notes on Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antle...→

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

A new study has named Chicago as the most dangerous city in America for migrating birds, and a group is hoping to bring about changes to help reduce the number [...] Read full article: Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in Am...→

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

Chicago police were eventually able to stop the car near the intersection of 99th Street and Emerald Avenue, where two people were arrested after trying to fle [...] Read full article: 2 in custody after carjacking sparks pol...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago's O'Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter storm, which for [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot Makes Rare Speech at Chicago City Council

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said that while she doesn’t normally speak during City Council debates, she felt “compelled to speak” as council members debated w [...] Read full article: ‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand t

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand tons of salt to battle the winter condit [...] Read full article: Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times inter...→

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

The city of Chicago is spending $2.7 million to make sure you’re counted in the upcoming Census, in an effort to make sure the city doesn’t lose out on federal [...] Read full article: 'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To ...→

Chicago-pedia: People

Chicago-pedia: People

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some famous folks with deep ties in Chicago. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: People...→

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Numerous flights were delayed and canceled by the FAA due to a dense fog advisory from the National Weather Service. Read full article: Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at ...→

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and "safe ice"

A Chicago River mink, a nod to Illinois bucks from far away, a world-record tagged fish and "safe ice" are among the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illi...→

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett says his $10,000 payment after the close of a criminal case should prevent Chicago from seeking reimbursement for a police investigation of his [...] Read full article: Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for...→

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

The West Loop area in Chicago is considered one of the hottest neighborhoods on the edges of downtown, but a recent rash of burglaries at several apartments ha [...] Read full article: A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use...→

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s modes of transportation. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Commuting...→

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s neighborhoods and politicians. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & poli...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of Barack Obama and Amy Sherald’s portrait of Michelle Obama were unveiled in February 2018. Wiley and Sherald are the first African-A [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S....→

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

A new study has named Chicago as the most dangerous city in America for migrating birds, and a group is hoping to bring about changes to help reduce the number [...] Read full article: Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in Am...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

The official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from the National Portrait Gallery will begin a five-city national [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US t...→

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Joel Quenneville barking out instructions from behind the bench. A young team with a couple budding stars showing signs of improvement. It was a familiar scene [...] Read full article: Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to ...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago's O'Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter storm, which for [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms only Chicagoans use. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms...→

‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot Makes Rare Speech at Chicago City Council

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said that while she doesn’t normally speak during City Council debates, she felt “compelled to speak” as council members debated w [...] Read full article: ‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council passed Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget Wednesday, voting in favor of her proposal to fill an $838 million deficit in the coming year. Though [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s ...→

Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ Ahead of Live ‘Trolls’ Musical in the City

A group of kids got a big surprise on “Chicago Today” when the Poppy from the “Trolls Live” musical visited the set ahead of this weekend’s performances at the [...] Read full article: Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ ...→

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

As long lines and limited recreational supplies have persisted in Chicago since sales began Jan. 1, some are looking beyond the city’s limits to buy marijuana. [...] Read full article: Chicago shoppers head outside city limit...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

Chicago-pedia: People

Chicago-pedia: People

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some famous folks with deep ties in Chicago. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: People...→

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some the outdoors. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors...→

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

The Trump administration last week announced a controversial plan to send armed SWAT-like teams of Border Patrol agents to Chicago and at least nine other so-c [...] Read full article: Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is He...→

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s most iconic buildings. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Buildings...→

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

Officials in Chicago have declared a climate crisis after a round of severe storms last month caused millions in damage to the city's already disappearing shor [...] Read full article: City of Chicago declares climate crisis ...→

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

The NBA All-Star Game is quickly approaching and that means celebrities, athletes, up-and-coming stars and more will descend on Chicago for the festivities. He [...] Read full article: Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happe...→

Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chicago - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama will go on display at the Art Institute of Chicago as the first stop in a five- [...] Read full article: Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chi...→

Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antler, Indiana grouse, Montrose birds

A Northwest Side buck, easy shed antler, Indiana grouse decline and Montrose birds come in notes on Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antle...→

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s art. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & f...→

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

A new study finds it takes 69% of a minimum wage worker's take-home pay to afford the median rent in Chicago, before any other expenses. Read full article: Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major Cit...→

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

Chicago police were eventually able to stop the car near the intersection of 99th Street and Emerald Avenue, where two people were arrested after trying to fle [...] Read full article: 2 in custody after carjacking sparks pol...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago’s O’Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter s [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

GirlForward 1251 W. Devon 773-856-0598 www.girlforward.org @GirlForward Runner-Up National Runaway Safeline... Read full article: Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | Ci...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

A Chicago suburb has been named the second best city in which to live in the U.S., according to a new ranking released Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to...→

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand t

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand tons of salt to battle the winter condit [...] Read full article: Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times inter...→

Chicago-pedia: Sports

Chicago-pedia: Sports

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms specific to local sports. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Sports...→

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

A child from Chicago has died as a result of the flu, the first yhe first flu-related pediatric death of the 2019-20 flu season in Illinois, the city's health [...] Read full article: Child From Chicago First In State To Die...→

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

The city of Chicago is spending $2.7 million to make sure you’re counted in the upcoming Census, in an effort to make sure the city doesn’t lose out on federal [...] Read full article: 'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To ...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

The residents who are alive today as a direct consequence of their actions will remember, as will the families of the heroes, but it is important to periodical [...] Read full article: Remember the Chicago police and firefigh...→

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Numerous flights were delayed and canceled by the FAA due to a dense fog advisory from the National Weather Service. Read full article: Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at ...→

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City Crackdown

The Trump administration last week announced a controversial plan to send armed SWAT-like teams of Border Patrol agents to Chicago and at least nine other so-c [...] Read full article: Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is He...→

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and

Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illinois bucks from afar, tagged fish record and "safe ice"

A Chicago River mink, a nod to Illinois bucks from far away, a world-record tagged fish and "safe ice" are among the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City mink, nod to Illi...→

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

Chicago-pedia: Buildings

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s most iconic buildings. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Buildings...→

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for malicious prosecution

Jussie Smollett says his $10,000 payment after the close of a criminal case should prevent Chicago from seeking reimbursement for a police investigation of his [...] Read full article: Jussie Smollett sues city of Chicago for...→

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

City of Chicago declares climate crisis after storms cause millions of dollars in damage to Lake Michigan shoreline

Officials in Chicago have declared a climate crisis after a round of severe storms last month caused millions in damage to the city's already disappearing shor [...] Read full article: City of Chicago declares climate crisis ...→

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use Master Key From USPS to Enter Chicago Buildings

The West Loop area in Chicago is considered one of the hottest neighborhoods on the edges of downtown, but a recent rash of burglaries at several apartments ha [...] Read full article: A Key to the City? Thieves Appear to Use...→

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happening in the City

The NBA All-Star Game is quickly approaching and that means celebrities, athletes, up-and-coming stars and more will descend on Chicago for the festivities. He [...] Read full article: Chicago Today: NBA All-Star Events Happe...→

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

Chicago-pedia: Commuting

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s modes of transportation. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Commuting...→

Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chicago - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama will go on display at the Art Institute of Chicago as the first stop in a five- [...] Read full article: Obama portraits begin 5-city tour in Chi...→

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & politics

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s neighborhoods and politicians. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Neighborhood stuff & poli...→

Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antler, Indiana grouse, Montrose birds

A Northwest Side buck, easy shed antler, Indiana grouse decline and Montrose birds come in notes on Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: City buck, shed antle...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S. tour in Chicago

Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of Barack Obama and Amy Sherald’s portrait of Michelle Obama were unveiled in February 2018. Wiley and Sherald are the first African-A [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city U.S....→

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & film

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some of Chicago’s art. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Art, television music & f...→

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in America for Migrating Birds

A new study has named Chicago as the most dangerous city in America for migrating birds, and a group is hoping to bring about changes to help reduce the number [...] Read full article: Study: Chicago Most Dangerous City in Am...→

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, But That's Not Saying Much

A new study finds it takes 69% of a minimum wage worker's take-home pay to afford the median rent in Chicago, before any other expenses. Read full article: Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major Cit...→

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US tour in Chicago

The official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from the National Portrait Gallery will begin a five-city national [...] Read full article: Portraits of Obamas to begin 5-city US t...→

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

2 in custody after carjacking sparks police chase from Calumet City to Chicago

Chicago police were eventually able to stop the car near the intersection of 99th Street and Emerald Avenue, where two people were arrested after trying to fle [...] Read full article: 2 in custody after carjacking sparks pol...→

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to Win Over Chicago Blackhawks in Return to City

Joel Quenneville barking out instructions from behind the bench. A young team with a couple budding stars showing signs of improvement. It was a familiar scene [...] Read full article: Quenneville Coaches Florida Panthers to ...→

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times

From the Chicago archdiocese and its Catholic schools, to the rich diversity of religions across the city, the Sun-Times has you covered. Read full article: From the Chicago archdiocese and its Cat...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago's O'Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter storm, which for [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway

CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights in and out of Chicago’s O’Hare Airport for hours Friday night due to a sprawling winter s [...] Read full article: Chicago flights halted; plane slides off...→

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms only Chicagoans use. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Chicago-isms...→

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | City Life | Chicago Reader

GirlForward 1251 W. Devon 773-856-0598 www.girlforward.org @GirlForward Runner-Up National Runaway Safeline... Read full article: Best charity | Best of Chicago 2017 | Ci...→

‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot Makes Rare Speech at Chicago City Council

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said that while she doesn’t normally speak during City Council debates, she felt “compelled to speak” as council members debated w [...] Read full article: ‘Choose Your Words Carefully’: Lightfoot...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Containers, Reduce Plastic at City Restaurants

Chicago restaurants could be forced to eliminate foam packaging for food and reduce their use of disposable plastic under a new ordinance introduced at City Co [...] Read full article: Chicago Ordinance Would Ban Foam Contain...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint While Working in Chicago

Five employees with city’s transportation department were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning while they were setting up a construction zone in Austin on the [...] Read full article: 5 City Employees Robbed at Gunpoint Whil...→

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to Live in

A Chicago suburb has been named the second best city in which to live in the U.S., according to a new ranking released Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Suburb Named 2nd Best US City to...→

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s Budget Proposal

Chicago City Council passed Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget Wednesday, voting in favor of her proposal to fill an $838 million deficit in the coming year. Though [...] Read full article: Chicago City Council Passes Lightfoot’s ...→

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand t

Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times intern.... City officials were preparing to deploy 287 salt trucks and 350 thousand tons of salt to battle the winter condit [...] Read full article: Marin Scott is a Chicago Sun-Times inter...→

Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ Ahead of Live ‘Trolls’ Musical in the City

A group of kids got a big surprise on “Chicago Today” when the Poppy from the “Trolls Live” musical visited the set ahead of this weekend’s performances at the [...] Read full article: Poppy Surprises Kids on ‘Chicago Today’ ...→

Chicago-pedia: Sports

Chicago-pedia: Sports

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some terms specific to local sports. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: Sports...→

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

Child From Chicago First In State To Die From Flu This Season, City Officials Report

A child from Chicago has died as a result of the flu, the first yhe first flu-related pediatric death of the 2019-20 flu season in Illinois, the city's health [...] Read full article: Child From Chicago First In State To Die...→

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

Chicago shoppers head outside city limits to find pot — but more weed is coming, dispensaries say

As long lines and limited recreational supplies have persisted in Chicago since sales began Jan. 1, some are looking beyond the city’s limits to buy marijuana. [...] Read full article: Chicago shoppers head outside city limit...→

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To Make Sure Everyone In Chicago Is Counted In 2020 U.S. Census

The city of Chicago is spending $2.7 million to make sure you’re counted in the upcoming Census, in an effort to make sure the city doesn’t lose out on federal [...] Read full article: 'Be Counted': City Spending Millions To ...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Top Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

City of Chicago Increases Airport Security After US Airstrike Kills Iranian General

The City of Chicago has added precautionary increases in security at O’Hare and Midway international airports after Iran’s top general was killed in a U.S. air [...] Read full article: City of Chicago Increases Airport Securi...→

Chicago-pedia: People

Chicago-pedia: People

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some famous folks with deep ties in Chicago. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: People...→

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

Remember the Chicago police and firefighters who died serving our great city: Letters

The residents who are alive today as a direct consequence of their actions will remember, as will the families of the heroes, but it is important to periodical [...] Read full article: Remember the Chicago police and firefigh...→

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors

An encyclopedia of the terms that define our city. In this edition, we cover some the outdoors. Read full article: Chicago-pedia: The Outdoors...→

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at O'Hare airport after freezing fog hits city

Numerous flights were delayed and canceled by the FAA due to a dense fog advisory from the National Weather Service. Read full article: Flights canceled, delayed in Chicago at ...→