CPS Offering Incentives To Gets Students In Class On First Day Of SchoolOn Tuesday, Chicago Public Schools will open their doors for the first day of classes, but make sure to check your school's schedules. Dozens of schools changed their start times to reduce transportation costs.
Best Museum Gift Shops In ChicagoIn the Chicago area, these five museum shops stand out because of their size and range of selection. They are accessible without having to pay admission.
What To Do During A Holiday Staycation In ChicagoIf you're choosing to relax at home in Chicago this holiday season, here are a few fun things you can check out in your very own city. You may not have had time to do them otherwise!
Best Science Exhibits In ChicagoThe following wonderful exhibits feed the curiosity gene with some answers, more questions and stimulating thoughts about life: past, present and future.
South Side Museums Form "Museum Campus South"Seven museums on the South Side have banded together to try to raise their profiles, and get more people to visit them.
Guide To A Long Weekend In ChicagoHere are a few of the most fun places to stay and eat and things to see while you plan your long weekend in the Windy City.
WWII Sailor Recalls Capture Of U-505: 'All Hell Broke Loose'One of the last surviving U.S. sailors who helped board and capture the German submarine U-505 during World War II was at the Museum of Science and Industry on Wednesday to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the U-boat’s capture.
Museum Of Science And Industry To Present 'Robot Revolution'A new exhibit at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry will let visitors see firsthand how robots are changing the way people live and work.
Claypool: Whistleblower Off-Base On CTA BudgetA former CTA employee who says he was axed for blowing the whistle on what he called unrealistic budget projections “has no clue what he’s talking about,’’ CTA President Forrest Claypool said Wednesday
Chicago's Best Attractions For KidsWhile it may be difficult to pick just one, some of Chicago's best attractions for kids include museums, zoos, discovery centers, LEGOS and dolls.
Museum Of Science And Industry Selling Prints From Photo CollectionIf you've always wished you could own one of the photos on display at the Museum of Science and Industry, now's your chance.
Former Astronaut Re-Enacts Apollo 8 Broadcast At MSIApollo Eight astronaut James Lovell helped re-enact the famous Christmas Eve broadcast as the capsule orbited the moon in 1968, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.