Illinois Medical District

Private Helipad Opens On Near West SideA group of private investors has opened a commercial helicopter facility near the Illinois Medical District, offering air service to the edge of downtown for the first time in more than 12 years.
Farm On Near West Side Teaches Job Skills To Autistic Young AdultsSome parents of young adults with autism were expressing thanks for a local program that has helped their children become more independent.
Thief At Center Of FBI-Involved Shooting SurrendersFor three days, William Tapes was an FBI fugitive, walking the streets and sleeping on CTA trains and buses. CBS 2's Mike Parker was there when he surrendered to authorities.
Blue Line Service Resumes After Body Found Under PlatformThe CTA Blue Line was shut down between the West Loop and West Side late Wednesday morning, after a body was found under a Near West Side train platform.
Man Shot, Wounded Near Medical DistrictA man was wounded in a Monday night shooting on the Near West Side, just blocks from the Illinois Medical District.