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Best Local Art Enthusiasts In Chicago To Follow On TwitterDo you want to know what's going on in Chicago's art scene? Then consider following these five art enthusiasts to get the scoop on new artists and upcoming exhibits in town.
Teen Shot During Weekend Violence: 'It's Teenagers Shooting Other Teenagers'A 14-year-old Chicago girl who was one of several people wounded over the weekend is telling her story. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
Northwestern Seeks To Push Ahead With Old Prentice Hospital DemolitionNorthwestern University is mobilizing more support for its plan to tear down the old Prentice Women's Hospital in Streeterville and put up a new medical research center in its place.
Occupy Chicago Fights For Publication Referencing TribuneOccupy Chicago is fighting an effort by the Chicago Tribune to hand over the Web domain names for its publication that references the newspaper.
Sun-Times Parent Company Buys ReaderThe parent company of the Chicago Sun-Times has purchased the Chicago Reader, reportedly for slightly under $3 million.
Titanic Remembered On Centennial Of SinkingToday marks 100 years since the sinking of the Titanic.
Reader Columnist Questions Article Saying Sun-Times Could Buy PaperA published report Monday said the Chicago Reader was up for sale and the Chicago Sun-Times had been approached as a potential buyer, but a popular Reader columnist cast doubt on the report soon afterward.
Longtime Chicago Journalist Marshall Rosenthal DiesJournalist Marshall Rosenthal, counted a few years as a writer for CBS 2 in his long and illustrious career, died this week at the age of 71.
Redesigned Reader Hits The StandsThe redesigned, magazine-format Chicago Reader is now on newsstands, in the second overhaul of the free alternative news weekly in the past few years.
New Design Coming For Chicago ReaderIf you pick up a copy of the Chicago Reader this week, you’ll find some radical changes from the issue that came out last Thursday.
Red, Purple Line 'L' Plans Remain A Hot TopicTwo months after the CTA proposed closing five stops or even digging a new subway for the Red and Purple line ‘L’ system, improvements to the busy transit lines remains a hot topic.
Reader, Time Out Writer Cliff Doerksen RememberedThe arts and alternative media communities are remembering Chicago Reader and Time Out Chicago writer Cliff Doerksen, who died last week at the age of 47.