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A city of Chicago red light camera (Credit: CBS)

City’s Red Light Camera Revenue Continues To Drop

Figures obtained by The Expired Meter website showed the number of red light camera tickets issued in 2013 dropped 5 percent compared to 2012, and were down 20 percent over the last five years.

03/25/2014

Visitors line up for food tickets on the final day of the annual Taste of Chicago on July 15, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Aldermen Back Higher Food Ticket Prices For Taste Of Chicago

The festivities at Taste of Chicago could get a bit more expensive this summer.

03/04/2014

George Huff (Chicago Police Dept.)

South Side Man Accused Of Selling Fake Bears, Blackhawks Tickets

A South Side man who police say sold Bears or Blackhawks tickets on the streets on multiple occasions was arrested Friday—not for scalping, but because the tickets were fakes.

09/06/2013

Texting While Driving

Officer: Results Of Texting While Driving Detail ‘Very Alarming’

Illinois State Police recently set out to determine whether texting while driving is as big a problem as they thought, and one officer said he was pretty surprised by what they found.

08/30/2013

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Guide To Taylor Swift At Soldier Field

The biggest concert of the summer is almost here! Taylor Swift’s Red Tour is coming to Chicago’s Soldier Field on August 10th along with Ed Sheeran, Casey James and Austin Mahone.

08/08/2013

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Guide To Jason Aldean At Wrigley Field

Chicago’s Wrigley Field is going to be a major hotspot this weekend with Jason Aldean’s “Night Train Tour” rolling in on Saturday, July 20th with Kelly Clarkson, Jake Owen, and Thomas Rhett. US99.5 wants you to be ready for the show and have a ton of fun with them, so they wrote you this handy guide!

07/19/2013

The Chicago Blackhawks celebrate with the fans.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

It Pays To Be A Blackhawks Fan This Weekend

There’s plenty for Blackhawks fans to celebrate lately. Their second Stanley Cup in four years. Patrick Kane being named the playoff MVP. A victory parade through downtown and a rally at Grant Park on Friday.

06/27/2013

2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game One

Want To Go If Stanley Cup Reaches Game 7? Got $300K?

What would a ticket to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final be worth? You might need to remortgage your house if you want to get in to see the Blackhawks play the Bruins at the United Center, should the series go that far.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2013

Jonathan Toews and Johan Franzen. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Last Minute Tickets For Blackhawks-Red Wings Game 7 A Hot Item

If you wanted to go to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup playoff series between the Blackhawks and the Red Wings, you had to get ready to shell out plenty of money, or gamble that there will be some tickets left for a bit less at the 11th hour.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2013

Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

Lollapalooza Single-Day Passes Sell Out

Single-day tickets for Lollapalooza sold out in less than two hours on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2013

Bagpipers march in the 2009 South Side Irish Parade. Organizers shut down the parade after that year due to drunken violence among the crowd. Organizers plan a one-year trial of a new parade with a zero-tolerance policy on alcohol in 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Stricter South Side Irish Parade Marks 2nd Year

After a three-year hiatus, the parade returned last year with a zero tolerance policy for drunks. As CBS 2′s Mai Martinez reports, organizers say expect the same crackdown this year.

03/08/2013

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Baconfest Tickets On Sale

Baconfest co-founder Seth Zurer pictures bacon as inspiration for the ages.

WBBM Newsradio–02/20/2013

Tim Hardaway Jr. #10 of the Michigan Wolverines drives between Jared Swopshire #12 and Dave Sobolewski #3 of the Northwestern Wildcats at Welsh-Ryan Arena on January 3, 2013 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Northwestern To Experiment With New Ticket Pricing For Basketball

Northwestern University basketball will try out “Purple Pricing,” designed by economics professor Jeffrey Ely to increase revenue and fairness, and also decrease the number of empty seats at low-interest games.

02/13/2013

A US government official with the State Department's Passport Services reaches for a new blank US Passport. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

When Is The Best Time To Get The Cheapest Flights? Experts Crunch The Data

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reviews the specially conducted research.

02/01/2013

Indiana v Northwestern

Wildcats’ Bowl Win Sparks Big Interest In Tickets, Souvenirs

Fans are reacting to Northwestern’s victory in the Gator Bowl by buying tickets and souvenirs – lots of them.

WBBM Newsradio–01/02/2013

Downtown Parking Lot

City May Refund Parking Tickets For Some Drivers

Some drivers who paid parking tickets issued in the city may be due a refund.

10/29/2012

Handicapped Parking

Disabled Parking Crackdown At Soldier Field

Illinois Secretary of State Police say they gave out tickets at last night’s Bears game – as they cracked down on people who parked illegally in spaces for the disabled.

10/23/2012

Garbage Can

Woman Says She Was Cited For Others’ Dumping, Fines Doubled In Court

A South Side woman was left scratching her head when she got $600 in tickets for garbage left behind her home.

WBBM Newsradio–09/14/2012

Festival atmosphere during 2012 Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 3, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lolla Day 1: 13 Arrests, 38 Tickets

Aside from a stabbing nearby, the first day of Lollapolooza Friday was relatively uneventful in terms of tickets and arrests.

08/04/2012

Parking Ticket

Crackdown Begins For Chicago Motorists Without City Stickers

CBS 2’s Jim Williams rode along Monday as authorities went on the hunt for scofflaws.

07/16/2012

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