Latest Chicago News

U. of Chicago to Students: We Will Not Support Trigger Warnings, Safe SpacesThe national debate about creating safe spaces and providing trigger warnings for university students landed directly in Chicago this week after the University of Chicago Dean of Students sent a letter to freshman.
Federal Judge Finds Chicago Terrorism Suspect Unfit To Go To TrialU.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman is sending Adel Daoud to a psychiatric facility for three months, saying he lacks a rational understanding of the legal proceedings at this time.
Man Surrenders After Standoff With Joliet PoliceThe man will be taken to a hospital for an evaluation before being taken to the police station.
After The Bell: Airfares Just Got A Whole Lot CheaperThe 'Fall Deal Zone' started this week and generally extends through late October. Flying during this time can save passengers 20 percent or more, though airfares will vary based on itinerary.
Woman Mugged On Mayor Emanuel's Block In RavenswoodA 50-year-old woman was mugged Tuesday afternoon on the same block as Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home in the Ravenswood neighborhood.
Man Released Without Charges In Fatal South Chicago FireA man who had been questioned by detectives investigating a fire that killed four people in the South Chicago neighborhood has been released without charges.

Latest Chicago Sports

Windy City Bulls Acquire D-League Rights To 12 Players In Expansion DraftThe Windy City Bulls open their season Nov. 11.
Jonathan Toews Named An Alternate Captain For Canada In World Cup Of HockeyThe World Cup of Hockey is an eight-team tournament that starts Sept. 17 and and will be held in Toronto.
Preview: Mariners-White SoxJames Paxton opposes Anthony Ranaudo tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
Baffoe: Let's Properly Nickname Guaranteed Rate FieldThe key to a new nickname is self-deprecation in a fan base.
The Bernstein Brief: Get Tim Beckman Away From College Football PlayersBeckman was brought on to the North Carolina staff as a volunteer assistant.
Shields Gives Up 2 Homers, White Sox Lose To Phillies 5-3U.S. Cellular Field will become known as Guaranteed Rate Field after the team and mortgage company announced a 13-year naming rights agreement.

Best of Chicago

Best Oldies Music Bars In ChicagoHear hits from the '80s, sing a few Frank Sinatra tunes, and listen to vinyl with these Chicago-area bars that have vintage music on the calendar.
Best Spicy Food Restaurants In ChicagoGet your hankering for spicy food taken care of at these five Chicago hot spots.
Ask A Chicago Expert: Preparing For Fall FashionFall is a strange time for Chicago. The weather fluctuates, nobody seems to know what to wear and these strange unwritten rules exist that urge everyone to wear forest green and dark maroon. The best way to look professional and good around town is to purposely break some of these unwritten rules while preparing outfits to be comfortable in any weather condition, as each hour is different from the next outside.
5 End Of Summer Trips To TakeMake some summertime memories before the school year begins. Here are a few last-minute trip ideas for the whole family.
Best Chicago Mountain Biking SpotsChicago has a geography offering all kinds of terrains. This translates to perfect mountain biking opportunities in Chicago and most notably the suburbs.
Best Places To Buy An Aquarium In ChicagoBuy the perfect aquarium for your pet fish with these five stores.

Latest Contests

Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The WeekThe Village of Bedford Park's Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The Week contest has officially kicked off!
Win Tickets To Oddball Comedy And Curiosity FestivalThe event is set for Sept. 2 at Hollywood Casino Amphitheater.
The Let's Make A Deal Contestant Search At Hollywood Casino AuroraYou could be a contestant on Let’s Make a Deal! Visit Hollywood Casino Aurora on Saturday August 27th from 11am to 3pm for your chance to audition. Click here for details and to download the application.
Subway Cubs Grand SlamSubway wants to send you to a Cubs game. Listen to Spiegel & Goff for a chance to qualify for suite ticket for the 9/19 game vs Cincinnati, custom Cubs jersey, Subway Score Gift Pack & more.
Majestic Star Casino Back 2 Back JacksVisit Majestic Star Casino August 1st through August 28th and fill out an official entry form for a chance to be one of four weekly finalists who will win a shot at $10,000! If the Northsiders hit back-to-back home runs in the 5th inning, the weekly finalist will win $10,000, compliments of Majestic Star Casino!
2016 Amstel Light 19th Hole Golf GiveawayVisit the Amstel Display for your chance to win free golf this summer!

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