Metra BNSF Railway Service Restored After Two Killed By Train

Service on Metra’s BNSF Railway was back to normal Friday morning, although with some minor delays, the morning after a train struck and killed two people in the Little Village neighborhood.


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With Ventra Back On The Rails, Transition To The New Fare Payment System Could Soon Resume

According to the Chicago Transit Authority, there could be a new transition schedule for the Ventra fare payment system as early as next month. This comes after the CTA set three performance standards for Cubic Transportation Systems — the company behind Ventra — back in November. As of January 1st, the CTA says Cubic has met these standards.


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NHL Playoffs Schedule

The battle for the Stanley Cup rages on. Keep up with your favorite team’s playoff schedule.


Ravinia Festival

Glen Campbell’s Goodbye Tour Among Season’s Headliners At Ravinia

Ravinia has something for everyone as usual this summer, from multiple headliners who performed at the original Woodstock to an artist who played at Lollapalooza not long ago – not to mention a stop by Glen Campbell on his goodbye tour.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2012

Oliver Purnell

DePaul Announces Conference Home And Away Opponents

On Thursday, DePaul announced their home and away opponents for the 2011-12 Big East schedule.

670 The Score–06/30/2011

Henrik Zetterberg and Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Release 2011 Preseason Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks have released their 2011 preseason schedule which includes two contests against the Detroit Red Wings, Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins as well as a game agaisnt the Edmonton Oilers.


Inauguration Preps

Inauguration Schedule For Mayor-Elect Emanuel

Here is the schedule for the inaugural ceremony for Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2011


Schedule Out For Bulls’ Eastern Conference Finals

The schedule for the Eastern Conference finals is out. The Bulls begin their first conference finals since 1998 against the Miami Heat on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

Mayor Richard M. Daley

No Slowing Down For Mayor Daley In Final Week

Mayor Richard M. Daley seems to be keeping a full schedule, even as he prepares to retire in a matter of days.

WBBM Newsradio–05/12/2011

Chicago Bulls

Bulls’ Second-Round Schedule Finalized

The Bulls’ second-round schedule was released earlier this week, but now we know whom they will be playing.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011

Chicago Bulls

Bulls’ Second-Round Schedule Released

The Chicago Bulls beat the Indiana Pacers in five games to move to the Eastern Conference’s semifinals. Chicago will take on the winner of the Orlando Magic-Atlanta Hawks matchup.


Carlos Boozer

Chicago Bulls First Round Schedule

With a win on Wednesday night and a San Antonio Spurs loss, the Chicago Bulls have locked up the best record in the NBA. The team now shifts its focus to the postseason, and the Indiana Pacers.


Chicago Bears vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bears Will Play 2011 Regular Season Game In London

The fate of the 2011 NFL season is still uncertain, but the Chicago Bears and Tampa Bay Buccaneers are slated to play a regular season game in London.


Brian Urlacher

Bears Announce Preseason Schedule, Will Play Rams In HOF Game

Assuming that there is a 2011 NFL preseason, the Chicago Bears have officially released their expected opponents.


Dan Persa

Wildcats Start Spring Practices

On Monday, the Northwestern Wildcats’ football team starts their 2011 spring practices three weeks earlier than they have in the past.


Metra commuter train makes it way along the tracks. (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Problems Persist On Public Transit

Four Metra lines are running on modified schedules, and some Amtrak cancellations remain in place, as area transit agencies deal with the lingering effects of the 2011 Blizzard.


A Metra Commuter Train (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Metra Juggles Schedules For New Year’s

Metra is juggling its schedules again tonight to accommodate both workers heading home early and revelers tonight.

WBBM Newsradio–12/31/2010

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Metra Tinkering With Schedules For Holiday

Metra is tinkering with its schedules again today, in much the same fashion as last week.

WBBM Newsradio–12/30/2010

White Sox release 2011 regular-season schedule

For only the second time in the last seven seasons the Chicago White Sox will open the regular season on the road. The team released their 2011 tentative regular-season schedule today, which has the team […]


The Road To A Repeat Begins On The Road…

The Chicago Blackhawks will begin their defense of the Stanley Cup on the road against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, October 7th, the NHL announced yesterday. The banner will most likely raise at the United […]