The free-standing column shows the late pope in carved marble relief over a background view of Chicago, along with blue and gold mosaics of religious icons, and is visible from the road alongside Maryhill Cemetery in Niles.
A statue of legendary Chicago newspaper columnist Irv Kupcinet is missing from its perch on Wacker Drive, but all is well, it’s just getting some repairs.
Chicago will soon host a sculpture that’s both inspired and angered viewers around there world.
Poor Flick’s tongue is going to be stuck to that flagpole forever. Sort of.
He was Champaign-Urbana’s native son. Now, late film critic Roger Ebert’s hometown wants to give back.
They want fans of the DC Comics character “The Incredible Hulk” to help them pay for a 9-foot-tall statue of the raging green monstrosity.
The statue of the late Chicago Mayor Harold Washington was damaged when the front panel containing the dedication plaque was stolen Saturday evening in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
Police in Lincolnwood are investigating the theft of a memorial statue that was stolen from outside an elementary school.
A “Baby Jesus” figure is back with its Nativity scene, after being stolen eight years ago.
The Marilyn Monroe statue on the Magnificent Mile has been hit by vandals again, this time leaving one of the statue’s legs lathered in red paint.
Poor Marilyn — even in death people just can’t leave her alone.
Plans are in the works for a statue of Orville Redenbacher in the northwestern Indiana city where he developed the popcorn that made him famous.
Hundreds gathered outside Wrigley Field as the Cubs unveiled a statue of former third baseman and longtime radio broadcaster Ron Santo on Wednesday.
Residents at a West Side apartment complex said a piece of art there could put their kids at risk. It’s a historic statue and they’re afraid it could fall on a child, so they asked CBS 2’s Pamela Jones to help get it fixed.
The Chicago White Sox have unveiled a statue in the outfield concourse to honor former slugger Frank Thomas.
It is a longstanding tradition on this day: a service and wreath-laying at the statue of Civil War General John Logan, the founder of Decoration Day, which became Memorial Day.
Every franchise in professional sports has legends…athletes whose names are synonymous with being the best of the best during their time with the club.
At halftime of the Chicago Bulls’ April 7 game agaisnt the Boston Celtics, the organization will unveil the statue for Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen.
The Chicago Cubs will honor former third baseman and broadcaster Ron Santo with a statue outside Wrigley Field next summer.
Workers accidentally damaged the base of the Harry Caray statue at Wrigley Field while making preparations for the Nov. 20 Illinois-Northwestern football game.