Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas Stands By Remarks That She Does Not Want To See A Target In Water Tower Place“Disgusting and embarrassing” – that is how Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas describes the possibility of a Target store replacing the iconic Macy’s on the Magnificent Mile.
Struggles Exacerbated On Magnificent Mile With Gap, Macy's Leaving, But Advocates Say Reinvention Will ComeThe Magnificent Mile is a huge draw for tourists, and a big boost to the city’s bottom line. But now with big stores like Macy’s and the Gap leaving, CBS 2’s Tara Molina was asking what the city is doing to keep North Michigan Avenue alive.
Macy's To Close Store In Water Tower Place"The decision to close a store is always a difficult one, and Macy’s Water Tower Place has been honored to serve its customers on the Magnificent Mile for 45 years," Macy's spokeswoman Andrea Schwartz said.
No Big Crowd For Millennium Park Christmas Tree Lighting Amid Pandemic; Holiday Cheer Is Muted Across Downtown ChicagoLast year, there was a packed crowd at Millennium Park full of Christmas excitement. This year with the coronavirus pandemic, not so much.
In Subdued, But Still Splendid Celebration, Macy's Lights Great Tree In Walnut RoomThe celebration was subdued on Friday, but the results were no less spectacular as the Great Tree was lit at Macy’s on State Street.
Macy's Hosting Hiring Event Thursday For 1,000 Seasonal Jobs In IllinoisThe retail giant is looking for 1,000 seasonal workers in Illinois to help over the holidays.
Macy's May Shrink Or Leave Water Tower Location, Crain's ReportsMacy's is looking to shrink its Water Tower Store or leave the space altogether, Crain's reported.
Macy's Announces Management And Other Staff LayoffsRetailing giant Macy's announced staff reductions today that will affect management and workers across various levels of its organization.
Looters Target Macy's, Kay Jewelers Downtown Amid George Floyd ProtestsLooters targeted downtown stores amid protests in the death of George Floyd Saturday night, including Kay Jewelers and the Macy’s flagship store.
Macy's Furloughs Majority Of Its 125,000 Workers After Closing Stores Due To COVID-19 Outbreak"While the digital business remains open, we have lost the majority of our sales due to the store closures," the company said in a statement announcing the furloughs Monday morning.
Macy's To Close About 125 Stores Over Next 3 YearsMacy’s announced Tuesday that it plans to close about 125 stores over the next three years.
Man Arrested In Theft Of Salvation Army Kettle Outside Macy's, Kettle RecoveredA man has been arrested and charged with stealing a red Salvation Army donation kettle from outside Macy’s on State Street.
Salvation Army Red Kettle Stolen From Outside Macy's On State StreetSomeone stole the red Salvation Army donation kettle from outside Macy’s on State Street, police and the organization said Wednesday.
9-Year-Old Living With Congenital Cardiac Condition Gets New BedroomThe holidays came early for nine-year-old Alondra Mena whose wish was granted.
Macy's Holiday Window Display Now Open On State StreetIt's that time of year, the 52nd annual holiday windows at Macy's on State Street are open.