Chris Caderocaught a big surprise Saturday while salmon fishing at Diversey Harbor with a glow spoon.
The Chicago man caught and released a 40-inch, 14.5-pound northern pike.
The growing number of pike on the Chicago lakefront is a fun thing to see develop.
There are many ways to send nominations for FOTW, the weekly celebration of big fish around Chicago fishing on the Sun-Times outdoors page each Wednesday: Facebook (Dale Bowman), Twitter (@BowmanOutside) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Paul Vallas and Brandon Johnson have strong ties to public education — and very different plans for Chicago Public Schools.
Four 7-Eleven stores robbed on Near West and North sides, a day after four other 7-Eleven stores were hit by gunmen
In one of the robberies Wednesday, a customer’s Jeep was carjacked. Police have not said if the robberies are linked. No injuries have been reported.
Saturday will be the irregular convergence of three opening days in fishing: the start of Illinois’ spring inland trout season, the reopening of fishing at Heidecke Lake (good prospects) and the start of that Chicago tradion, smelt netting (not much hope).
Man worries that he can’t live up to her many previous partners.
After spectacular beginning to his career, Bellinger is hoping moving to the Cubs will help cure his recent hitting and injury ills.