Medinah Temple casino won’t have big impact on River North traffic, says report; alderperson dismisses it as ‘thin gruel’
Ald. Brendan Reilly has led opposition against Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s plan for a temporary gambling house in his ward, and he’s skeptical of the traffic study, which was commissioned by Bally’s.
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Property owners would be asked to pay about $1.50 more a month in taxes toward the preserves, which became a haven during the pandemic.
The Morton Grove native has played the wisecracking, endearingly cheesy, old-school-horror-loving Svengoolie for nearly three decades.
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With Kansas’ return to the Top 25, Illinois now has the longest ranking drought.
Tony La Russa’s health failed him, and the Sox failed in the way they played for him, too
A 61-yard field goal attempt by Saints kicker Wil Lutz hit the left upright and then the crossbar as time expired.
After 3-year-old killed, activists address growing risk of guns and road rage: ‘This is totally unacceptable’
Tio Hardiman, president of Violence Interrupters, wants the government to distribute 100,000 flyers to educate the public about the risk of road rage and shootings. Nationally, road rage violence doubled between 2019 and 2021.
York takes over, Reed-Custer dominates, McNamara’s star running back and the Player of the Year race.
It’s a conversation DeRozan has recently had with the likes of LeBron James and Chris Paul, and the idea that at age 33, DeRozan can’t get better is a thought he won’t allow to cross his mind.
About 5:20 a.m., the man, 38, was found on a sidewalk in the 300 block of West Division Street when he had been shot multiple times in the body by someone he was arguing with, Chicago police said.
The man, believed to be in his 20s, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he died from his gunshot wounds, Chicago Fire Department officials said.
A fall grasshopper scene, a question on the Early Show, Chicagoan Joe Nega‘s winning bass fishing and Loreta Lynn on salmon are among the notes from around Chicago outdoors and beyond.
The Bears place-kicker did not practice Thursday or Friday because of a personal issue. Michael Badgley, who made 18-of-21 field goals and 39-of-39 PATs as a fill-in kicker for the Colts last year, will replace Santos against the Giants.
The worst example: the parking meter deal. The most recent: the Chicago Fire soccer facility. The practice of selling off public resources to private interests, for a certain time at a certain price, is called a “concession.”
Selfish mom’s needs are interfering with embarking on a new life with fiance.
Man shot by police, 3-year-old boy among 6 killed by gunfire since Friday evening, 19 others wounded
A 3-year-old boy was shot while riding in a car with his mother in the West Lawn neighborhood.
Longtime cast member from Chicago is left out of the show’s opening while on leave for a play.
The 21-year-old was found with multiple gunshot wounds about 9 p.m. in the 300 block of West 110th Street, where a 30-year-old man was fatally shot just hours earlier.
Woman convicted of killing girlfriend of ex-Bear Shaun Gayle says new evidence shows she wasn’t shooter
A boy, 14, and a man, 19, were shot about 6:20 p.m. Saturday in Greater Grand Crossing. Both were hospitalized in good condition, police said.
With roughly a week left before the opening NHL roster will be decided, Alec Regula, Alex Vlasic and Isaak Phillips remain on the bubble, likely fighting for two open spots.
Ryan Hilinski’s TD pass to Jacob Gill was NU’s only score.
The team won its sixth consecutive game, but manager David Ross warned that late-season success does not guarantee success in 2023.
Edward Neequaye and the Lane defense nearly had a shutout, only allowing Clark a special-teams touchdown on the way to a 24-8 win that clinched the Champions’ first Illinois High School Association state playoff appearance since 2013.
Long-term deals for Moncada ($70 million), Robert ($50 million), Jimenez ($43 million) and Anderson ($25 million) seemed like good business sense when they were made.