Once A Staple Of State Street, Department Stores Are Now 'A Very Small Part Of Our Lives'“We felt like we were going to the ritziest store in the world, and it was right here in Chicago,” Leslie Goddard said, recalling visits to Marshall Field’s.
After Shots Are Fired At Eurostars Magnificent Mile Hotel Following Past Criminal Issues There, Alderman Wants License PulledA Chicago alderman says a hotel in River North is a crime magnet – and he wants the license for the hotel pulled after a shooting over the weekend.
Traffic Pole Falls Outside School In South Loop; Base Was Covered In RustThe windy weather Monday was partially to blame for a traffic pole coming crashing down right outside a school in the South Loop.
Chicago Firefighters Help Deliver Letters To Santa At Macy's On State StreetThis is National Believe Week, so Macy's is donating $2.00 to Make-A-Wish for every letter to Santa dropped in its mailboxes.
After 2 Long Years, Crowds Of Shoppers Downtown Are Thrilled To Be Out And About Again This Black FridayHoliday crowds flooded downtown Chicago all day and into the night this Black Friday – in a way we haven’t seen in two years.
Police Find Multiple Guns In Stolen Vehicle Downtown; 2 Suspects ApprehendedPolice recovered multiple guns from a stolen vehicle on a busy Friday night downtown.
2 Floors Evacuated When Fire Breaks Out In Dearborn Homes High-RiseA fire broke out Wednesday afternoon in a building in the Dearborn Homes public housing development – forcing the evacuation of two floors.
Crowds Line State Street Downtown For Halloween 'Arts In The Dark' ParadeHalloween made a dramatic return to the Loop Saturday night.
Police Investigate Loop CarjackingA man and woman were stopped for a traffic light in the 900 block of South State Street at about 12:11 a.m. when a man exited a dark-colored SUV and fired shots, authorities said. The victims got out of their vehicle a — white Dodge Charger — and the offender got in it and drove away.
South Loop Fire Sends Smoke Billowing Into AirA fire broke out this weekend in a building in the South Loop.
Shots Shatter Car Window, Leave Woman Wounded In South LoopA bullet shattered a car window and grazed a woman’s arm in broad daylight in the South Loop on Tuesday.
After 2 Men Are Robbed And Beaten In Middle Of State Street In River North, Workers Raise Alarm About Rising CrimeA robbery in the middle of State Street in River North early Saturday morning left two men hurt, and businesses on edge.
'I Was Screaming: "Please, Stop, Stop!"' Woman Describes Pain And Horror As She Was Brutally Beaten By Group Of Teens Downtown This Past WeekendA woman was begging for her attackers to stop, but they just kept swinging – punching her in the face. Days after the Chicago woman was thrown to the ground by a group of teen assailants downtown, she talked only to CBS 2’s Jermont Terry.
Rideshare Driver's Video Shows Woman Being Brutally Beaten, In One Of Many Attacks Involving Groups Of Teens Downtown LatelyRandom attacks involving groups of teens have been happening in the downtown area on recent days, and one of them was caught on video by a passing driver.
Police Issue Warning After Rash Of Robberies Committed By Groups Of Teens Downtown, One Of Which Left Woman In Critical Condition After BeatingChicago Police on Monday night were warning anyone walking downtown or in the South Loop to stay alert after a series of attacks and robberies.