Macy's State Street Windows: Chicago In Manhattan?The 2015 edition of the holiday windows at Macy's--a delightful journey through our solar system--takes an unusual turn on Planet Earth.
Downtown Alderman Ready To Work With Macy’s On Flagship Store
Worker Dies In South Loop Construction AccidentThe Fire Department said the man was in the garage area, working with high-pressure air – perhaps a steam pipe – when a device malfunctioned, and exploded in his face. The worker suffered massive head injuries, and was killed instantly.
New Michael Jordan Store Set To Open Saturday On State StreetIf you want to be like Mike, now is your chance. Superfans have been camped out for days, waiting for the new Michael Jordan Store to open on State Street.
Wanted Man Leads Police On South Side ChaseAt 9:25 p.m., police observed a wanted 21-year-old man in the 7600 block of South State Street and approached him, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said. As the officers approached, the man pointed a weapon at them. The police shot at the man, but did not hit him.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded In West PullmanAbout 7 p.m., the 20-year-old was shot in the abdomen and arm in the 11800 block of South State Street, police said.
Foo Fighters Open Pop-Up Shop In ChicagoWrigley is ready to rock this Saturday night when Foo Fighters make their return to Chicago for a sold-out Sonic Highways date at the ballpark. If you can't wait for the show, The Foos' pop up store opens this Wednesday at Block 37, 108 N State Street in the Loop with exclusive fan gear.
Two Police Officers, Firefighter Hurt Responding To West Pullman FireThe officers, both men in their 30s, knocked on the door of the home in the 12400 block of South State Street about 4 a.m. and searched it after a neighbor reported seeing smoke, according to police and fire officials.
2 Wounded In Far South Side ShootingA man and woman were standing outside about 12:15 a.m. in the 10200 block of South State Street when someone got out of a white vehicle and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said. The vehicle then drove away.
One Dead, One Wounded In Chatham ShootingTwo men, ages 20 and 23, were inside a basement apartment about 9:55 p.m. in the 7900 block of South State Street, when someone knocked on the door and asked for the 20-year-old man, police said.
Smash-And-Grab Burglars Nab Nearly 50 Blackhawks JerseysBurglars broke into the sports apparel store Lids on State Street in the Loop early Thursday.
Love It Live: Some Picks For Broadway In Chicago This SummerA few weeks ago, I wrote a piece on all of the exciting things you can do involving music this summer in the <a href="http://wxrt.cbslocal.com/2015/05/12/strollin-around-state-street-guide-to-music-in-the-loop/">Loop</a>. Unfortunately, I only included two theater options in that guide. I have great news though; as someone that can get down with live theater, I complied a list of live shows this summer around the Loop that are can't miss opportunities. If you're a big fan of theater but haven't looked into what shows are running, here's six great chances to bounce around Broadway in Chicago this summer. There's a little something for everyone.