December

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A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years’

How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?

11/10/2014

Sufjan Stevens performs on his banjo during his concert on October 9, 2006 at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, California.  (Credit: Karl Walter/Getty Images)

Cure For Boredom: December’s Events

Here are my top five events for December. Go to them. That’s the point of this article.

12/05/2012

Wacker Drive Project

Wacker Drive Rebuild Due To Finish In December

There’s good news for downtown Chicago drivers: The lengthy Wacker Drive reconstruction project is almost finished.

10/04/2012

Thursday Weather

This Winter Is Illinois’ Sixth Warmest So Far

Some slightly colder air should be moving into Chicago for the weekend, but, for the most part, this has been one of Illinois’ warmest winters ever.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012

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Cure For Boredom: Great Events For December

2011 won’t suck though. I’m determined to find things to do, ways to get out of the house; no more being a hermit! In case you want to get on board with this new trend of socializing, here’s a list of worthwhile Chicago events. You’re welcome.

12/02/2011

Unemployment Line

Unemployment Rate Declined In December

State officials say the unemployment rate in Illinois declined again in December to 9.3 percent – its lowest level since March 2009.

01/21/2011

Tyrone Maxwell

Man Charged In Lakeview Sexual Assault

A man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman as she walked home from a Lakeview ‘L’ stop four days before Christmas.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011

File Photo Of Foreclosure Sign (AP Photo)

Experts: Foreclosure Decline Is Temporary

Foreclosures were lower in Illinois last month, but experts say it’s a temporary decline.

WBBM Newsradio–01/13/2011

Snow covers the ground in Chicago (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

It Was A Cold And Snowy December

If you think December was cold and snowy, you are correct.

WBBM Newsradio–01/04/2011

Gas Prices

Gas Prices Spike In Chicago, Average $3.10 Gallon

Gas prices have spiked in Chicago in the past week, and the falling dollar and the rising cost of oil are to blame, experts say.

12/06/2010