United Center Is The Busiest Polling Place In ChicagoTypically when you see a long line outside the United Center, it's for a Bulls or Blackhawks game. As of 2:00 Tuesday afternoon, the United Center had two times more ballots cast than any other site. It has only been open to voters since 6:00 Tuesday morning. The city overall, currently on track to reach more than 70% voter turnout.
United Center Now Open As Super Site, Voters To Head To Polls On Election Day After Early Voting Sets RecordChicago and the state of Illinois have already seen record early voting and mail-in ballot numbers, and on Election Day Tuesday, the United Center will open its doors for the first time as a super site to make voting as easy as possible.
United Center To Serve As Voting Super Site For Chicago Voters On Election DayIt's the first time ever the arena is being used as a voting site, and the arena will be open to all Chicago voters on Election Day.
Even With Most Summer Festivals Canceled In Chicago, Some Concerts In August Still Up In The AirTickets are still being sold for some large shows in August, and the city of Chicago is not ready to rule it out.
United Center Now Home To Nearly 400 Tons Of Food Stored By Greater Chicago Food DepositoryThe scoreboard is dark, and the stands are empty, but the floor at the United Center is packed end-to-end, filled with nearly 26,000 boxes of food.
United Center Helps Store Food For Greater Chicago Food Depository During COVID-19 CrisisCrews have unloaded several pallets of food on the United Center's arena floor. Those boxes will be distributed to those in need through the Food Depository's various partners.
Supply Drive Brings 13 Pallets Of Medical Equipment At United CenterWith so many medical workers worried about running out of supplies, an effort at the United Center on Sunday sought to ease those fears.
Bulls and Blackhawks Will Pay United Center Workers Salaries Through SeasonAll of the approximately 1,200 day of game employees at Chicago's United Center will be paid through the season, according to a joint statement from Blackhawks owner Rocky Wirtz and Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf in association with the United Center ownership.
Theater, Stadium Workers Concerned As Coronavirus Prompts Limits On GatheringsFrom sports stadiums to stage theaters, venues are closing doors over concerns about coronavirus.
Team LeBron Wins NBA All-Star Game At United CenterAnthony Davis finished with 20 points after hitting the winning free throw to lift Team LeBron to a victory over Team Giannis in the All-Star game at the United Center Sunday night.
Both Teams Honor Kobe And Gianna Bryant In NBA All-Star Game At United CenterThe NBA All-Star Game was under way at the United Center Sunday night.
Chicago Bulls, United Center Honor Lakers Legend Kobe BryantThe Bulls players have been rocked by the news. They are young and many never saw Michael Jordan play. Kobe was their Jordan growing up
Fans, Teammates Honor Kobe Bryant As Investigation Continues Into Helicopter CrashThe United Center is adorned in the Lakers purple and gold in honor of basketball icon Kobe Bryant.
United Center Lit To Pay Tribute To Kobe BryantThe United Center mounted a tribute to Kobe Bryant Sunday night, after the Los Angeles Lakers legend was killed along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others in a helicopter crash.
Blackhawks Bring Classroom To United Center With Lessons On Science Of HockeyLong lines waited outside the United Center Wednesday morning, but it wasn't for a game or concert. The Blackhawks were practicing in front of classroom-like setting.