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Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneAt least two people have been killed and four people have been wounded in shootings since the Memorial Day weekend began Friday afternoon, Chicago police said. Most recently, about 5:21 a.m. Saturday, someone inside a vehicle shot a 42-year-old man … …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneSummer weather arrived with a flourish Friday, with many Chicago-area locales logging the first 90-degree day of the season. The mercury climbed to 91 at Joliet and 90 at Midway, though the city’s official thermometer at O’Hare fell just shy … and more …read more Source:: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me Robb ReportBack when I lived in Chicago, just down the street from Wrigley Field, the area surrounding the Friendly Confines wasn’t exactly a culinary mecca. A decade ago, I’d wander up and down Clark St. eating patty melts and tater tots, while drinking Old Style. and more …read more Source:: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me WLS-TVChicago Police have every right to legally protest against the mayor and an administration that just won’t let them do their job. The killings are at a record pace and tough police work, which Chicago will not allow, would bring things back to order …More Than 100 Arrested In Gang Raids By Chicago Police,...

Tweet Follow me CBS Chicago(CBS) — Mario Batali’s three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will shut down July 27, officials said Friday, as the embattled celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women. Fellow chef and Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group … …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneIf you’re thinking the answer to these 90-degree (or near 90-degree) days is to go jump in the lake — think again, officials warn. Beach season may have officially opened in Chicago on Friday, but swimmers take heed: the water temperatures are below … and more …read more Source:: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me Chicago Sun-TimesLAS VEGAS — Mario Batali’s three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will shut down July 27, officials said Friday, as the celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women. Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group partner Joe Bastianich …Mario Batali’s Three Restaurants on...

Tweet Follow me WLS-TVThe Chicago religious community prayed for peace for the summer as the warmer weather arrived Friday. But the holiday weekend got off to a bloody start overnight. The youth leaders of St. Sabina and Perspectives Charter Schools Calumet Campus led a …Chicago Police Arrest Dozens in Raids Ahead of Memorial Day WeekendNBC...

Tweet Follow me ChicagoNow (blog)They say May is the month of flowers,and the flowers here have been magnificent! The cooler and wetter days have contributed to this abundance. How many flowers have you seen? Let’s list some of them–. Crocus and daffodils, and the yellow forsythia. …read more Source:: Chicago Weather...

Tweet Follow me WGN-TVCHICAGO — Chicago police say dozens of people suspected of participating in gang-related crimes have been arrested as part of anti-violence efforts ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Police say in a statement officers were joined by agents …Memorial Day weekend could see first 90s of seasonChicago Tribune2...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneChris Brown, with the South Cook County Mosquito Abatement District, sprays larvae killing granules into standing water that was found to have mosquito larvae in the Dixmoor Playfield in Dixmoor, Ill., on May 23, 2018. (Terrence Antonio James / Chicago … …read more Source:: Chicago Weather News...

Tweet Follow me Chicago Settles Pension Lawsuit for $6.5 MillionInside Higher EdIn a memo recommending the settlement, the plaintiffs in the Chicago case called it “fair, reasonable, adequate, and in the best interests of Class members,” providing a “substantial and immediate benefit to them in the form of a multi-million dollar … …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Fox 32 ChicagoSome restaurants in west suburban St. Charles had to close this week. They say they didn’t have enough staff after a series of surprise raids by immigration agents. Now, immigration activists are calling on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement …Did ICE raid St. Charles restaurants?Chicago Daily...

Tweet Follow me WLS-TV“This is cutting edge, there is no city in the world that does what Chicago does to promptly notify the public about problems at the beaches,”said Dr. Sam Dorevitch, UIC Dept. of Public Health. Same day results are due to a high-tech DNA based testing … and more …read more Source:: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me Eater ChicagoA pair of former Chicago Bears are bringing some excitement to the South Side, about a five-minute drive south of their former stomping grounds at Soldier Field. Israel Idonije and Julius Peppers plan to open a complex that would house restaurants, … …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant News...

Tweet Follow me The IndependentWhile they do not think their “traffic jam” comparison will be able to improve short-term weather forecasts, the Chicago scientists said their results could help predict long-term patterns – including whether or not areas will be subject to extreme …New theory finds ‘traffic jams’ in jet...

Tweet Follow me WLS-TVThe Chicago Park District’s beaches officially open Friday, but Chief Petty Officer James Doll of the U.S. Coast Guard said that warm air temperatures don’t necessarily mean safe swimming conditions. “The water temperature is not going to be up, it’s … and more …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Astronomy MagazineHave you ever been on the main floor of a museum, observatory, or planetarium and thought, “I wonder what goes on behind those doors?” Well, with the new Astronomy Backstage Pass: Chicago DVD, you can finally get your own private tour through four of … …read more Source:: Chicago News...

Tweet Follow me Chicago Sun-Times“My father and all his family are from New Orleans, and so he would always cook gumbo,” Ms. Doty said on the TV show “Chicago’s Best.” “He put a lot of love in. It became so good, until everybody started coming over, and we decided to open up Nita’s … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Washington PostIn 2013, the Chicago school district closed 49 elementary schools and one high school program in the face of a $1 billion deficit, the largest mass school closure in the country’s modern history. Schools officials and Mayor Rahm Emanuel made this …Amazon official to Emanuel on Chicago HQ2 pitch: ‘Everyone...