| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:35 AM
"Hey, Sweetie, for Valentine's Day, let's go to the auto show."
Unless your significant other is seriously shopping for a set of wheels, or perhaps that new car smell drives him or her to the heights of ecstasy, that suggestion will likely be met with a...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:38 PM
One of Chicago's biggest charity events again lists Franciscan St. James among its beneficiaries, according to a press release from the health care provider.
The Franciscan Alliance Foundation, St. James Health will again take part in the annual Chicago...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 5:05 AM
A roughly 2 1/2-mile gap in CTA rail service that lasted 38 years on the Near South Side was eliminated Sunday, when Green Line trains started making stops at a station on Cermak Road near State Street.
The new $50 million Cermak-McCormick Place station...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 10:03 AM
CTA Green Line trains are starting to make stops at a new $50 million station serving McCormick Place and the Motor Row district on the Near South Side, officials said Sunday.
The Cermak-McCormick Place station, at Cermak Road and State Street, is...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 4:25 PM
By Jack McCarthy
Special to the Tribune
DePaul basketball won’t tip off at a new McCormick Place arena in January 2017 as originally planned, but university officials are confident it will be open by the middle of that year.
The Blue Demons...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:05 PM
Sam Berk was taken from his native Czechoslovakia by the Nazis as a boy, separated from his parents and sent to concentration camps, his family said.
After the war, he lived for several years in Britain, learning English before coming to the U .S. and...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:59 AM
It was before sunrise during the Feb. 1 blizzard. Stu Unger, a Deerfield resident of 60 years who was raised in Highland Park, is used to Chicago snowstorms. But that 180-degree slide on the Edens Expressway that nearly landed his car in a ditch had him...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:30 AM
The recovery has been slow but steady — and isn't over.
In 2014 the industry sold 16.5 million vehicles, up from 15.6 million in 2013. The forecast for 2015 is even better, with sales expected to rise again to 16.9 million, though General Motors...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:06 AM
City voters overwhelmingly support Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to use public parkland for a proposed Barack Obama presidential library, a new Chicago Tribune poll has found.
But Emanuel's effort to bring movie mogul George Lucas' narrative art museum to a...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 4:29 AM
Chicago Transit Authority Red and Green line trains will be affected during the weekend by maintenance work and construction on the new Cermak-McCormick station.
Southbound Red Line subway trains will be rerouted to the elevated tracks between Fullerton...
| Jan 15, 2015
Key members of the Avengers Now! team are battling it out with the villainous Ultron in artist Ryan Stegman's new […]...