None Hurt When Two Cars Catch Fire In Hyatt Parking GarageTwo cars caught fire in the garage beneath the East Tower of the Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel Wednesday night, temporarily inconveniencing hundreds of hotel guests.
Teachers' March Targets Pritzker Family; Disrupts Traffic DowntownThousands of striking teachers and their supporters were marching down Michigan Avenue on Thursday, after rallying outside a hotel owned by the billionaire family of a Chicago Board of Education member.
NATO Delegations Begin Arriving In Chicago TodayThe pulse of Chicago is quickening with the latest NATO developments, as downtown hotels have started welcoming their first NATO guests.
Should You Leave Town During NATO Summit? Depends Who You AskWith less than a month until the NATO summit in Chicago, the alderman whose ward will be most affected by security efforts was urging people to leave town during the summit, but the city’s top cop was downplaying potential disruptions.
Chicago Hotels Promise $500M In ImprovementsHotels in Chicago have promised to make more than $500 million in improvements.
Chicago Protesters Target Mortgage LendersA day after "Occupy Chicago" protesters and union activists teamed up for a large rally in downtown Chicago, jobs and the economy remained key issues for protesters at a number of events in downtown Chicago.
Hyatt Hotel Workers Stage One-Day StrikeWorkers at the Hyatt Regency Hotel downtown are on strike, in a one-day walkout in response to an attempt by the hotel giant to outsource labor.