Floating Obstacle Course On Lake Michigan Closes Early Due To WavesThe Whoa Zone, a floating obstacle course at Whihala Beach in Whiting, Indiana, closed early for the season on Thursday after high waves and wind damaged the inflatable sports and water park.
Like Its Namesake, John Dillinger Museum Meets Sudden, Shocking EndA northwest Indiana museum dedicated to a popular Depression Era gangster was shut down almost as suddenly as its namesake was taken out leaving a Chicago theater more than 80 years ago.
North Side Catholic School Starts New School Year After Facing Possible ClosureStudents were back in the classrooms Tuesday at Our Lady of Victory School in Portage Park, after facing closure by the Catholic Archdiocese earlier this year, unless it came up with hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Maryville Academy Seeks To Close HospitalThe move to shutter its hospital comes less than two weeks after its nurses staged a five-day strike to protest working conditions at the facility.
2 Catholic Schools Say They've Hit Fundraising Goals To Stay OpenTwo of the six schools slated to be closed in June by the Chicago Archdiocese have been given a new lease on life.
Chicago Archdiocese To Close At Least Six Schoolshurch officials blame funding and say they have given more than $100 million to its schools on top of what the parishes earned.
Murray Developmental Center's Closure PostponedThe shuttering of a southern Illinois center for the developmentally disabled has been postponed due to a pending court case.
Lipinski Questions Possible Overnight Closure Of Midway TowerCongressman Dan Lipinski (D-IL) has written to the Federal Aviation Administration, questioning why Midway International Airport has been placed on a list of 72 airports where air traffic control towers could be closed overnight.
Argyle Red Line Station Closing For 6 Weeks On Friday The North Side’s Argyle Red Line stop will close for up to six weeks starting Friday as crews work on long overdue repairs to the century-old station.
Commuters Give CTA Earful About South Red Line ClosureAbout 50 people filed into the South Shore Cultural Center Monday to sound off on the Chicago Transit Authority's plan to shut down the south branch of the Red Line for five months next spring.
Lake Shore Drive To Be Closed From Grand Avenue To McCormick Place SundayAn additional mile of Lake Shore Drive north all the way to Navy Pier will be closed beginning Sunday afternoon.
Quinn Signs Deal To Keep Mental Health Facilities OpenGov. Pat Quinn signed a budget deal into effect Monday aimed at avoiding the closure of seven mental health centers.