On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, a northwest suburban high school plans to show off newly discovered pictures of the late president.
WBBM’s “Chicago Christmas” special series looks back at Christmas 1930. Christmas shoppers were choosing practical gifts as the Great Depression began to deepen.
WBBM’s “Chicago Christmas” special series looks back at Christmas 1960. A British Overseas Airways flight from Chicago crash-landed in London, but thankfully, no one was hurt.
WBBM’s “Chicago Christmas” special series looks back at Christmas 1910. Twenty-one firefighters perish when a warehouse wall collapses during a big fire in the Stockyards district on December 22 of that year.
The “Chicago Christmas” special series looking back on Christmases past returns to WBBM Newsradio 780 for the 31st consecutive year. Today, we look at Christmas 1940.
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first major disaster of the jet age.
Marina City appears in postcards, paintings and almost every skyline shot of Chicago, and Monday marks the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking for the complex.