Daley Center Nativity Scene Back For 29th YearA church choir sang, a children's bell choir played Christmas carols and two Catholic priests blessed the nativity scene during the noontime ceremony Saturday.
Christmas Tree Lights Up Daley PlazaChicago's official Christmas tree is lighting up Daley Plaza this hour after the official tree-lighting ceremony during the Tuesday evening rush hour.
2013 Chicago Tree Lighting Tuesday To Include FireworksThe city will officially light up its Christmas tree on Daley Plaza on Tuesday, but that's only part of the show.
Guide For Thanksgiving Weekend Visitors To ChicagoVisitors to Chicago on Thanksgiving weekend will find many activities and things to do related to the holidays and especially appropriate for families.
Best Unique Holiday Experiences For Kids In ChicagoBundle up and head out for some fun this winter break with the following five holiday activities in Chicago.
City To Host Food Truck Rally On FridayMary Slowik, program director for the city’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, said it will be a first-of-its-kind party.
Inmate Convicted In Courthouse Rape Case To Be FreedCook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez confirms the case against inmate Carl Chatman is about to be dismissed and Chatman set free.
Chicago Boys Show Off Boxing Skills At Daley PlazaPut up your dukes! Commuters in downtown Chicago enjoyed a few rounds center ring at Daley Plaza today.
Courthouse Officers Find Loaded Gun In Indiana Woman's PurseAna Claudia Gomez was in Chicago to help her father in an eviction case Friday morning when deputies at a courthouse screening station discovered a semi-automatic 9-mm handgun in her purse, Cook County police say.
New Bike Lanes Help Steer Cyclists To Chicago Bike Week RallyCyclists descended on Daley Plaza on Friday morning to tout the benefits of pedaling to work during a rally to end Chicago Bike Week.
March Against Child Abuse Held In Daley PlazaThe so-called Million March Against Child Abuse is taking place today in cities across the nation. WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore caught up with a small crowd of demonstrators in Daley Center Plaza.
Pedway's 'Sweet Home Cook County' Display Shows Off Local CelebritiesCook County officials are paying homage to celebrities born in Cook, in a sometimes surprising exhibit beneath Daley Plaza.
Police Detain 127 Protesters After Sit-In At Rally Opposing School ClosingsProtesters filled Daley Plaza, marched through the Loop and rallied again in front of School board headquarters to protest the board's plan to close 53 schools on Wednesday. More than 100 of those protesters were detained and ticketed after staging a sit-in outside City Hall.
Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In ChicagoSay goodbye to the dragon and get ready to celebrate the year of the snake as the Chicagoland area prepares for the Chinese new year. From tea ceremonies to parades, there's plenty to do to start the new year. Use this list to get started in planning your own festivities.
Emanuel Lights Daley Plaza MenorahMayor Rahm Emanuel, the city’s first Jewish Mayor, this evening lit a Menorah set up among the other holiday season displays at Daley Plaza.