Teen Charged With Defacing Statues In Grant ParkThe boy faces multiple charges, including felony criminal damage to property, for allegedly tagging 18 of 26 life-sized human statues in the “Borders” art installation in Grant Park.
Taggers Deface Statues In Grant Park Art InstallationVandals struck overnight in Grant Park, defacing a popular art installation of human figures in the park near the corner of Michigan and Jackson.
Report: Investor Buys Uptown Building That Housed Goldblatt's, BordersThe vacant building that housed Goldblatt’s, and later Borders, in the Uptown neighborhood has been purchased by an investor who plans to bring in new businesses, according to a published report.
2-Story Walgreens Proposed For Old East Lakeview Borders StoreThe shuttered Borders bookstore at the busy juncture of Diversey Parkway, Clark Street and Broadway will reopen as a multi-level Walgreens drugstore, according to an architectural firm.
Shoppers Pick Over Inventory As Borders Prepares To CloseThe lines have been long outside Borders bookstores this week -- very good business indeed -- if the stores weren't all going out of business.
Is There Life After Borders For Empty Retail Buildings?The Borders chain has left behind empty stores. But as CBS2's Dorothy Tucker reports, retail experts don't expect them to be vacant very long.
8,000 Books From Shuttered Borders Stores Donated To CPSThe last Chicago Borders bookstore will close on Wednesday, but the bookstore chain’s loss may be the Chicago Public Schools’ gain.
Mag Mile Store Opening Creates More Than 200 JobsA hip clothing store, Topshop, has taken the place of the defunct Borders book store at a prime retail location. But one critic says the type of service-industry jobs it brings won't save the U.S. economy. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Big Discounts As Remaining Borders Bookstores Prepare To CloseBeginning Friday, everything at the remaining Borders bookstores is 40 percent off.
Once Heralded As Economic Boons, Borders Stores To DisappearNot too many years ago, gleaming new Borders bookstores were heralded as catalysts for development in many neighborhoods. But soon, they will all be gone.
Borders Writes Its Own Ending With Liquidation PlanWith no viable bids to buy the troubled book retailer, Borders seeks court approval to liquidate its surviving 400 stores, bringing an end to a chain that until early this year had several stores in the Chicago area.
Plan To Close Book Store Sparks Borders War In BeverlyPatrons of the Borders book store on Chicago's South Side are trying to prevent its closure, which is part of a mass shuttering by the bankrupt retailer.
Report: Wal-Mart Might Be Interested In Old Borders SitesA retail expert says Chicago’s soon-to-close Borders bookstores might open up opportunities for Wal-Mart, according to a published report.
Borders To Close 5 Stores In Chicago, More In SuburbsBorders Books filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection today, and will be closing five stores in the city of Chicago and three more in the suburbs.
David Sedaris Returns To Chicago For ReadingThe man who brought us the stories of life as a SantaLand elf at Macy’s is in Chicago tonight to read from and sign his new literary collection.