Holiday Tradition: Building The Daley Plaza Nativity SceneOne of Chicago's Thanksgiving holiday weekend traditions is being observed today, with the construction of the city's Nativity scene.
Never Too Early? Construction Begins On Chicago's Christmas VillageWorkers begin laying out the footprint for Daley Plaza's annual Christkindlmarket, even though Halloween hasn't happened yet.
'Battle Of The Bands' Preview Precedes Saturday's Chicago Football ClassicOn Friday, visitors at Daley Plaza got to see -- and hear -- a musical version of the contest between Morgan State and Howard University.
No Pope Francis In Chicago? Meet Flat Francis InsteadPope Francis won’t be visiting Chicago on his trip to the U.S., so many people have been making do with a drawing of him as “Flat Francis.”
Armenians Commemorate Centennial Of Genocide By Ottoman TurksArmenians in Chicago gathered at Daley Plaza on Friday to mark the 100th anniversary of what historians recognize as the first genocide of the 20th century: the killing of 1.5 Armenians by the Ottoman Empire, what is now modern day Turkey.
More Than 200 Protest In Daley Plaza Against Police ShootingsMore than 200 people protesting the recent deaths of unarmed black and Hispanic teenagers and men at the hands of police -- both locally and nationally -- staged a Daley Plaza rally and march through downtown and West Loop streets on Tuesday.
Food Truck Fests Begin In LoopAs the weather starts to slowly turn favorably, it is time to forgo the sad sack lunch and get out of the office.
Ernie Banks Statue Moved To Daley Plaza For Public MemorialFans of "Mister Cub" Ernie Banks crowded into Daley Plaza on Wednesday, after his statue was installed as a public tribute to arguably the most popular Cubs player of all time.
Chicago Rally Remembers Victims Of Paris Terror Spree About 250 people gathered at Daley Plaza for a 60 minute show of solidarity with France, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty
Chicago 'Mistletoe Kissing Contraption' Video: Funny Or Creepy?One CBS Chicago writer thinks this video isn't only creepy, but sexist. What do you think of this Chicago YouTuber? Funny and wholesome, or worse... ?
The History Of The Official Chicago Christmas TreeFor 101 years now, the City of Chicago has lit up an official tree to celebrate Christmas.
Volunteers Assemble Daley Plaza Nativity SceneFor three decades, a couple dozen volunteers have gathered on this day on the Daley Plaza for what some feel is an obligation.
Elgin Woman's Blue Spruce Selected As Chicago Christmas TreeThe nearly 70-foot tall tree on Donna Atkinson’s property in Elgin dwarfs her tiny one-story house, so she figured donating it to the city of Chicago would be the perfect inexpensive way to remove it.
Interfaith Service In Daley Plaza Prays For Peace In Chicago, FergusonReligious leaders from several faiths gathered to pray for peace at Daley Plaza Monday afternoon, reports WBBM’s Craig Dellimore.
City Holds Taste Of Chicago Preview In Daley PlazaThere were some long lines Wednesday during lunch on the Daley Plaza as the city presented a Taste of the Taste of Chicago.