ComEd Vault Fire Sends Thick Smoke Into Downtown Streets, Cuts Power To BuildingsSeveral downtown buildings were left without power Thursday after an underground electrical fire in a ComEd vault.
Firefighters Called After Person Gets Trapped In Elevator At 55 E. Washington St.Firefighters were sent to a Loop building Thursday evening after someone got stuck in an elevator.
Blue, Pink Line Service Briefly Disrupted Due To 'Police Activity' DowntownBlue Line CTA train service was halted from Wicker Park through downtown to the Near West Side Thursday evening, due to police activity at Clark and Lake downtown.
Gunshot Damages Corner Bakery Window In The LoopAn altercation led to shots fired outside a Corner Bakery in the Loop Monday night.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Zoning Plan For Legal Marijuana Would Ban Pot Sales In Most Of Downtown ChicagoThe city also would prohibit marijuana sales within any designated residential zoning district, any building with a residential unit, or within 500 feet of a school.
Police: Man Apprehended After Being Found Throwing Rocks DowntownPolice apprehended a man Thursday after he was spotted throwing rocks in the heart of the Loop.
6 Injured In 5-Car Crash DowntownSix people were injured in a five-car accident downtown Sunday evening, Chicago police said.
Ohio Street Underpass To Be Locked Overnight Without City Council OrderThe East Ohio Street underpass at Lake Shore Drive will be locked in the overnight hours, starting Wednesday night, without City Council action.
South Side Alderman Calls Underpass Order A "Double-Standard"The City Council Finance Committee has voted to order the city to close an underpass overnight, close to where a woman was recently killed. But one Alderman is suggesting a double-standard.
Fatal Shooting Downtown Leads Community Activists To Push For Solution The shooting death of a young woman on Ohio Street this past weekend has community activists and a candidate for Governor calling for new thinking in the effort to stop gun violence.
High Winds Crack High Rise Window, Close Downtown StreetsStreets were closed downtown early Thursday after high winds cracked a window in a high rise building.