Magnificent Mile

Dr. Shah (CBS)

Man Stabbed Off Magnificent Mile, Near Holiday Parade Route

A botched robbery attempt has an Oak Brook doctor in stable condition tonight.

WBBM Newsradio–11/17/2012

comfort me boutique 4 Seeks Votes On Best Shopping Intersections

The Web site may be pitting trendy hipsters against young and snazzy professionals, as they ask Chicagoans to pick one of six intersections as the best for shopping.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Mark Shale

Clothing Retailer Mark Shale Going Out Of Business

The famed Chicago clothing retailer Mark Shale is will be closing three of its stores.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

Whitehall Hotel Fatal

Woman Found Slain At Luxury Hotel Off Mag Mile

A woman was found slain Monday at the tony Whitehall Hotel just off the Magnificent Mile, and police were conducting a homicide investigation.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

The Bloomingdale Building, at 900 N. Michigan Av., where former Mayor Richard M. Daley moved after leaving office. The developer-owned condo where he lived with his late wife, Maggie, is up for sale, listed at $2.725 million. (Credit: CBS)

Daley’s Michigan Avenue Condo For Sale For $2.7M

The Magnificent Mile condo where former Mayor Richard M. Daley moved shortly after leaving office is on the market.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012

Magnificent Mile

Report: Alderman Proposes Allowing Electronic Signs On Mag Mile

Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) has proposed an ordinance that some say could make the already Manhattan-like Magnificent Mile look like Times Square.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Magnificent Mile Shooting

Man Shot, Critically Wounded Right Off Magnificent Mile

A man was in critical condition after being shot and wounded in a gang-related road rage incident right off the tony Magnificent Mile.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

Jail Solidarity

Protesters Charged After Mag Mile March, Claim Police Were Out Of Control

A dozen protesters have been charged after a rowdy demonstration that spilled onto the Magnificent Mile, but the protesters claim police were the ones who were out of control.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012

900 N. Michigan Ave. Crash

Van Slams Into Display Window Bloomingdale’s Building On Mag Mile

A van slammed into a display window in the 900 N. Michigan Ave. skyscraper on the Magnificent Mile Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

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Panhandlers Sue City For Being Kicked Off Magnificent Mile

Nine Chicagoans have filed a class-action federal lawsuit, claiming the city has illegally forced them to move off of the Magnificent Mile, or face arrest.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: I Miss Marilyn Already

It’s not a good night in Chicago; not for me.


A man dressed in a yellow poncho, black cap, surgical mask, and black surgical gloves tried to rob a Citibank on Michigan Avenue, by claiming he had a bomb, but he fled the bank without taking the money he demanded, and left the fake bomb behind. (Credit:

Man Tries To Rob Magnificent Mile Bank, Leaves Without Cash

A man tried to rob a Magnificent Mile bank on Monday, but left the loot behind.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2012

The new Marilyn Monroe statue was unveiled Friday on Chicago's Michigan Avenue. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Adieu, Marilyn: Sexy Statue Leaving Mag Mile

The iconic statue of actress Marilyn Monroe along Michigan Avenue just north of the Chicago River will be removed beginning May 7.


The Ron Santo Suite is decorated with plenty of Cubs gear and plaques honoring Santo. (Credit: Nancy Harty, WBBM)

Mag Mile Hotel Dedicates Suite To Ron Santo

Cubs fans can celebrate the start of a new season in a hotel room devoted to the late Ron Santo.

WBBM Newsradio–04/05/2012

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Police Officer, Other Driver Injured In Crash Near Mag Mile

A police squad car headed to an emergency call just off the Magnificent Mile was hit by another driver Friday morning, leaving both the officer and the other driver injured.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

Shoppers were out early on the day after Christmas, which is not only the busiest day of the year for returns, but the third busiest shopping day of the year. (Credit: CBS)

Local Retail Sales In Major Post-Holiday Slump

You may not see a lot of shopping activity on the Magnificent Mile these days.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

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Early-Morning Crash Snags Traffic At Michigan Avenue, Ohio Street

An accident snagged early-morning traffic early Friday on the Magnificent Mile.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2011

Water Tower Place

Police, Family Seek Driver Who Slammed Into Woman On Mag Mile

The family of a woman who was hit by a car on Michigan Avenue is asking for your help to find the hit-and-run driver.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2011

Holiday shoppers pack the aisles. (credit: Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

Last-Minute Christmas Shoppers Converge On Chicago

Chicago shoppers were rummaging through mounds of what was left on the shelves Thursday, in search of last-minute deals.


Chicago Fire Department's Engine 13 races down Randolph Street on its way to a call.  (credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

Fire Crews Rush To Mag Mile High-Rise For Small Fire

Fire crews rushed to a high rise on the Magnificent Mile Friday and put out a small fire within five minutes.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011