Cook County's Rate Of Gun Deaths Low Compared To Some Neighbors, Southern StatesCook County, home to a city so infamous it has multiple nicknames inspired by its murder totals, has a smaller rate of gun deaths than many would expect.
If Every State Had Its Own Word, Illinois' Would Be... Grabowski?Do you know the word? According to this map, it should be Illinois' official word. Here's what it means...
Sexual Assaults By Neighborhood, A Tale Of Two ChicagosThe narrative of Chicago’s crime is a tale of two cities – one safe, one violent. For proof, look no further than the number of reported sexual assaults across Chicago’s 77 community areas.
National Park Service Map Shows Just How Loud Chicago Really IsIf you’ve ever been in the United Center after the Blackhawks Score a goal, or stuck in traffic, stood under the Loop ‘L’ tracks during rush hour, or walked Kuma’s Corner, you know Chicago can be a very noisy place.
Voters Beware: Don’t Rely On City Website To Find Your New WardAt the beginning of 2012, the City Council approved a new ward map. Sadly, the city's website hasn't gotten the memo yet.
A Colorized View Of The Racial Divide In Chicago Examining Chicago by racial divide, the city of neighborhoods is reduced to seven very distinct areas.
Chicago Marathon: Traffic And Map InformationThe 35th Annual Chicago Marathon is Sunday, which means there will be several road closures.