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Tweet Chicago police officer shot in Back of the YardsChicago TribuneA Chicago police officer was ‘conscious and alert’ after being shot in the leg during a confrontation with a gunman Friday afternoon on the South Side. It happened about 1:30 p.m. in the 4600 block of South Ashland Avenue, in the Back of the Yards … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Built In ChicagoAlmost all restaurants struggle with two basic challenges: bringing in new customers and dealing with low traffic during off-peak hours. Many companies have attempted to solve this problem in the past, but the team behind Freevo thinks it’s cracked the … …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google...

Tweet KTRK-TV… food – when I hear that, I think of independently owned restaurants or smaller chains. This list above includes many fast food and fast casual chains that many taco/burrito enthusiasts would not consider authentic, for example, Taco Bell … …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneThe Chicago Transit Authority is honoring Metra passes on the Blue Line, with the exception of O’Hare. During peak times, such as during the morning and afternoon commutes, Dahlstrom said, thousands of commuters use the route. “It serves about 14- or …Metra Trains Halted in Arlington Heights After Person HitNBC Chicago all...

Tweet Patch.comThose storms, which are expected to start late this afternoon and continue through early Saturday, could produce heavy rainfall and rainfall rates well over one inch per hour, according to the National Weather Service. The storms could pose a threat … and more …read more Source:: Chicago Weather News By Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneThree people were wounded in a shooting early Friday in the outbound express lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway on the city’s South Side, according to Illinois State Police. About 1:05 a.m., police began receiving calls about shots being fired on the Dan …3 men wounded in Dan Ryan Expressway shootingChicago Sun-Times all...

Tweet Chicago TribuneZach Pereles, left, and Michael Conklin enjoy happy hour food and drinks July 19, 2017, at The Boarding House restaurant and wine bar in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. Two years after happy hour specials were legalized in Illinois, state and city … …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google...

Tweet Chicago Tribune“I’ve lived in Chicago for 50 years. In that time, Jim Thompson was governor, Jim Edgar, George Ryan, and I disagreed with them sometimes, but I never thought that they were unfit for their jobs or evil people,” she said of the former Republican governors. and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google...

Tweet 2 dead, elderly man among 11 others wounded in shootingsChicago TribuneTwo men were fatally shot and 11 others, including a man in his late 70s, were wounded in separate attacks from Thursday morning to early Friday. In the most recent fatal shooting, man was standing about 9:05 p.m. Thursday outside of the CTA Pulaski … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneTwo Chicago-area couples went on their second honeymoons, while the third local couple reconciled after an explosive argument on Thursday’s episode of “Married at First Sight.” Round Lake facilities director Sheila Downs and former rental car company … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By...

Tweet NBC ChicagoChicago Public Schools principals received their 2017-18 budgets today, and the financial details included $300 million in funding from the state of Illinois. That news comes in spite of a promise by Governor Bruce Rauner that he will use an amendatory …Chicago schools to receive more money per student, but less overall as enrollment...

Tweet PoliticoFor decades, public housing Chicago has been synonymous with the very worst of what government has provided as shelter for poor people. The 28 high-rises that accounted for much of the public housing in the city became monuments to crime and decay … …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneBrown, a partner with the Chicago firm Lane & Lane, said his client didn’t provoke any violence, raise his fist or throw a punch. Authorities said that at some point during the confrontation, Sobanski, who was working the bar in a back area of the … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneRecords show the city of Harvey had long taken water from Chicago, resold it and used the cash to keep the financially shaky town afloat. It joined a host of other questionable financial moves by the suburb’s leaders that have spurred federal … …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Chicago TribuneMeanwhile, officials said they were keeping a wary eye on the weekend forecast after overnight rains at least temporarily stopped river water levels from recovering from last week’s flooding conditions. The National Weather Service is calling for a …Resource center helps flood victims in north suburbsWLS-TV all 11 news...

Tweet Chicago TribuneUnited Airlines is offering travel waivers for customers forced to change their flights to and from O’Hare International Airport on Thursday through Sunday due to severe weather in the Chicago area. Strong storms blew through the area overnight … …read more Source:: Chicago Weather News By Google News ...

Tweet Eater ChicagoLettuce Entertain You Enterprises has finally made the news official: Intro Chicago has permanently shuttered in Lincoln Park after the restaurant quietly closed in the spring. They’ll transition the dining room into a private event space called … and more …read more Source:: Chicago Restaurant News From Google...

Tweet Chicago TribuneChicago’s red light camera system grew to more than 350 cameras and has raised more than $500 million in $100 tickets since 2002. Tribune investigations beginning in 2012 have exposed corruption, failed oversight and inconsistent enforcement in the … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet Curbed ChicagoThough first dedicated as public open space in the 1980s, Chicago’s unfinished DuSable Park is finally ready to start taking shape. The Chicago Tribune reports that the Chicago Park District board awarded a $1.4 million contract to Industrial … and more …read more Source:: Chicago News By Google News ...

Tweet WLS-TVThe National Weather Service said a flood warning will remain in effect through Sunday for the Des Plaines River, which saw record flood levels last week. The flood warning covers the Des Plaines River near Gurnee, Russell and Lincolnshire in Lake … …read more Source:: Chicago Weather News By Google News ...