The Carson Pirie Scott store at North Riverside Park Mall reopened on Feb. 26, more than three months after a fire forced it to close. (Credit: North Riverside Park Mall)

Carson’s Reopens At North Riverside Park After November Fire

The store closed November 12th after a fire in a storage area. Manager Robin Adams said smoke damaged everything in the store.


Chicago firefighters respond to an extra-alarm fire at Roy's Furniture at 2455 N. Sheffield Av. on May 29, 2012. (Photo courtesy: Tebitha Kulikowska)

Nearly 18 Months After Devastating Fire, Roy’s Furniture Returns To Lincoln Park

The family-owned business at 2455 N. Sheffield Av. was reduced to rubble in an extra-alarm blaze in May 2012. A brand new building opened last week at the site of the old store.


Congress Parkway Bridge

Congress Parkway Bridge Finally Reopens

The work is done at last. Congress Parkway fully reopened Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Pump Room Booth One

Pump Room Set For Grand Reopening

After being shuttered with more than a year and a half, a new and revamped edition of the iconic Pump Room will celebrate its grand reopening Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Pump Room

Pump Room Prepares For Grand Reopening

The Pump Room was a special place for many years, and now its owners are trying to hearken back those days.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

Go Bananas

Norridge Amusement Reopens After Deadly Accident

The Go Bananas indoor amusement park reopened on Friday, but a roller coaster on which a 3-year-old boy died last weekend remains closed.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2011

Photo Of Chalk And Chalkboard. (Helen Marshall/WBBM Photo)

Chicago Public Schools, City Colleges To Reopen Friday

The Chicago Public Schools and City Colleges will resume classes Friday, after the great blizzard this week shut them down for two days.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2011

Lake Shore Drive

Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Blizzard Debacle

The scene of Lake Shore Drive as an auto graveyard will go down as one of the most enduring images of the Blizzard of 2011, and at last, the Drive is now back open.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2011

Rolf's Patisserie

Lincolnwood Bakery Set To Reopen

A well-known Lincolnwood baked goods manufacturer is reopening today — more than a week after its products were blamed for episodes of food poisoning.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2011