Midway had 195 canceled flights Sunday. For some, it was a reminder of last year’s travel jam that was blamed on bad weather, and Southwest’s technology and staffing issues.
The Cook County Sheriff’s officer was shot multiple times Wednesday night in the 4700 block of West 47th Street. The officer’s condition was serious to critical, fire officials said.
Federal prosecutors accuse DaJuan Martin of making and selling nearly $1.9 million in travel vouchers using phony names. He allegedly sold them at less than face value.
The tornado downed trees, snapped a power pole and damaged a barn’s roof, according to the National Weather Service.
Latinos are the second largest racial group in the city of Chicago, in Cook County, and in the State of Illinois.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the city will rely on self-compliance with her travel order, which is being publicized with a “marketing campaign” at O’Hare and Midway, billboards along highways and posters on CTA trains.
It’s another eye-opening instance of the indicted Chicago alderman mixing his law firm’s business with city business. And it resulted from big errors by former Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios.
Silvana Tabares understands the importance of two ward-specific issues: revitalizing Cicero Avenue near Midway and the soundproofing of nearby homes.
The policy changes are scheduled to go into effect on Sept. 17.
Rachel Tompkins, 45, was last seen Oct. 15, police said. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call 911.
Joe Perepechko and Santo Munizzi made the most of one muskie in winning the Spring Classic at Eagle River in northern Wisconsin.
THE WATCHDOGS: Emanuel administration’s no-bid extensions for O’Hare, Midway asphalt work have added $20 million to $16.7 million deal.
The 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition — the World’s Fair that gave Chicago one of the stars on the city flag — kicked off 125 years ago Tuesday.
O’Hare and Midway international airports are now offering free Wi-Fi service with streaming capability to all travelers.
Lacy the dog is retiring from bomb sniffing after an eight-year career. Tuesday, she got to come back for one last ceremonial sniff.
Approximately 55 percent of all homes investigated by crews working for the city tested positive for the smelly sound-insulation windows.
An Indiana man was charged with trying to board a plane with a loaded gun Monday at Midway International Airport.
Burke said lax rules have allowed passengers to board with “turkeys, gliding possums, snakes and spiders,” claiming they need the emotional support.
Southwest was resuming normal operations at Midway after more than 200 flights were canceled due to a lack of the product used to de-ice planes.