Smollett Seeks To Get City's Civil Case Against Him DroppedFormer “Empire” star Jussie Smollett is fighting the City of Chicago, in hopes of getting a civil case against him dropped.
Mayor Lightfoot Identifies Five Sites For Chicago CasinoAccording to the city, an "open and thorough community engagement process to solicit meaningful feedback on preferred areas" will take place. It will start first with an online survey, then a series of neighborhood town halls to get feedback.
Adults Can Take Divvy Bike Lessons This SummerRiding a bike is a skill you typically don't forget, but biking through Chicago's busy streets is another ballgame.
Last Of Cabrini Green Row Houses Slated To Come DownOnce a troubled corner of Chicago, the area that was once home to the Cabrini Green housing project has changed drastically over the years.
Emanuel On His Time As Mayor: 'We Got Our Game Back'"I am at fault for being impatient. I take it. I'm happy about that because sometimes a political system with a lot of fixed interests needs a little impatience in it."
Cinco De Mayo Festivities Canceled In Chicago's Little Village NeighborhoodThe annual Cinco De Mayo parade and other festivities in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood have been canceled for the second year in a row.
City Of Chicago Sued Over Vehicle Impound PolicyChicago's vehicle impound policies are being challenged in a class-action lawsuit contending the policies are unconstitutional.
Is Ford City Drive Chicago's Forgotten Road?Lined with potholes, uneven pavement and other unpleasantries, Chicago’s Ford City Drive is anything but smooth.
Construction At Addison Red Line Stop Wraps UpMonths of overnight construction has frustrated Wrigleyville neighbors who live near the Addison stop, as crews have been working to complete a $4 million railroad track improvement project at the Addison station.
City Of Chicago Workers Allegedly Used Medical Leave To Party In The Caribbean, Take 'Booze Cruise'City of Chicago employees used family medical leave to take multiple Caribbean cruises, where they allegedly drank alcohol on a "booze cruise," went clubbing and toured tropical islands--according to the Inspector General's first quarterly report of 2019.
IL State Representative Wants To Prohibit TV Companies From Receiving Tax Credits If They Employ Jussie SmollettA local state representative wants to make sure movie and TV productions don't get any breaks from employing Jussie Smollett in Illinois.
Jussie Smollett's Legal Team Wants Case Sealed, Plan To File Motion For ExpungementJust a day after all the charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett were dropped, his legal team wants the case sealed. They plan to file a motion for expungement Wednesday.
Jussie Smollett: 'I Have Been Truthful And Consistent,' In First Comments After Charges DroppedAfter prosecutors dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett, the 'Empire" actor spoke to the media in the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.
$1.2 Billion Terminal 5 Expansion At O'Hare Breaks Ground TodayThe next step in a new and improved O’Hare Airport for the 21st century begins today.
Chicago Has Installed 100,000 New LED Lights And More Are ComingThe city has reached a new milestone in its plan to replace all its street lights with more energy-efficient LED bulbs.