New Year’s Day
How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?
From Las Vegas to Happy Valley, there are plenty of good places to take these big events.
After the current snowstorm tapers off Wednesday evening, a separate lake effect snow system will move into town Thursday. This second wave of snow could dump 8 to 10 more inches of snow near the lakefront.
A winter weather advisory has been issued for Chicago as forecasters expect up to six inches of snow in some areas for New Year’s Day.
Here are a few great places to watch some football, cure your New Year’s hangover and eat your heart out one last time before the resolution guilt kicks in. Also, in case you need a reason to have one last cocktail before hitting the gym and vegetables, New Year’s Day is National Bloody Mary Day. Happy New Year!
A man was charged with first-degree murder for the shooting death of a man on New Year’s Day in South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.
A Bridgeview man shot New Year’s Day in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood died Saturday.
A man has been charged after he allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend and her current boyfriend in the early hours of the new year, police said early Friday.
Some people in Chicago started the New Year with a lavish dinner at a famous Chicago steakhouse, but they weren’t ordinary diners. Many are homeless, some battling drug addiction or mental illness.
About 50 hearty souls started the first day of the New Year with a plunge into the frigid water of Lake Michigan.
A West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.
It was a close call for a South Chicago Heights 14-year-old boy after a New Year’s bullet grazed him outside his home.
Several dozen people celebrated New Year’s Day on Sunday by taking a dip in Lake Michigan to help raise money for charity.
Two men were charged Saturday night after they shot off more than 80 rounds of ammunition to ring in the New Year in northwest suburban Elgin.
Women undergoing drug counseling and their children are among some 250 people being served a three-course meal at a well-known Chicago steak house today.
The first Chicago baby of the New Year? It’s practically a tie.
Not everyone can stay awake all the way until midnight, but everyone likes to have fun on New Year’s Eve! These family-friendly New Year’s Eve events let you ring in the New Year a little early, with a little less noise and adult festivities, while maximizing the excitement.
Police are searching for a man who attacked and brutally beat a couple as they got out of a cab in the bustling Lincoln Park neighborhood in the wee hours of New Year’s Day.
More than a dozen cars were burglarized in west suburban Wheaton between New Year’s Eve and Day.
The temperature tomorrow morning is expected to be around freezing, which is perfect for a nice swim in Lake Michigan.