Gary Dailey received an honorary police badge and a City Council resolution as a reward for chasing down a teen who had stolen a woman's cell phone on July 4th. (Credit: CBS)

Man Honored For Chasing Down Cell Phone Robber On July 4th

A 51-year-old real estate broker who chased down an 18-year-old high school athlete who had stolen a woman’s cell phone received a Chicago City Council award Wednesday at the scene of the crime.


Believers crowd around what they believe to be an apparition of the Virgin Mary located on a wall of a Chicago underpass in April 2005. Police were posted in the area to keep traffic flowing as hundreds of people were drawn to the site each day for several weeks. Others believed it to be no more than a water stain. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Play Recalls Story Of ‘Our Lady Of The Underpass’

It was a phenomenon under Chicago’s Fullerton Avenue underpass, now a water stain that many believed was the image of the Virgin Mary has become the subject of a play at Elgin Community College.

WBBM Newsradio–05/03/2013