Dorothy Holmes’ son, born in mid-December, loved receiving gifts during the holidays, so she has spent the years since his death handing out gifts and hugs to South Side children.
Proyectan que 50 millones de estadounidenses viajarán para el Día de Acción de Gracias este año, solo un 9% menos que la estimación de 55 millones del año pasado.
At the “Please Stay At Home” press conference organized by Cook County Health, a handful of health workers and their children urged Chicagoans to avoid traveling, gathering on Thanksgiving.
The University of Illinois at Chicago and DePaul University suspend in-person activities, but other schools maintain on-campus activities.
The 2020 “Trouble in Toyland” report outlined nine types of toys that gift-givers should avoid.
The South Side native — mother of 11, grandmother of 38 and great-grandmother of eight— aced her driving test at age 96 and fought hard to ensure the pandemic would not upend her daily life.
Wednesday’s event also marked the 15th anniversary of the dedication of Chicago’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
The bike cars can carry 16 bicycles instead of the typical five allowed on regular Metra cars.
With 82.5 percent of precincts counted, U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood trails 49.6% to state Sen. Jim Oberweis’ 50.4%