Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne (Credit: CBS)

Aldermen Vote To Name Water Tower Plaza After Jane Byrne

Aldermen have recommended the plaza next to the Old Chicago Water Tower be named in honor of former Mayor Jane Byrne, the first such honor the city would give to its first and only female mayor more than 30 years after she left office.


Wrigley Field.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

City Moves To Let Cubs Sell Beer In Wrigley Field Plaza

The Cubs would be allowed to sell beer and wine from kiosks at an open-air plaza adjacent to a renovated Wrigley Field — and fans would be allowed to bring drinks in plastic cups to the plaza — in the latest in a string of concessions to the team.


Dedication of the armed services memorial at O'Hare. (Credit: Craig Delllimore/WBBM)

New Plaza At O’Hare Honors Those Who Served

Officials have unveiled a plaza honoring those in the armed services at O’Hare International Airport.

WBBM Newsradio–11/09/2010