| Oct 7, 2010
| 7:24 PM
Nine-year-old Jeremiah Clark survived for years not being able to walk, talk, go to the bathroom by himself or eat without a feeding tube.
But ultimately he could not survive living at Alden Village North.
One morning last year, when the facility for...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 12:37 PM
The Chicago Auto Show opened a 10-day public run with its 21st First Look for Charity at McCormick Place on Feb. 9.
This tuxedo-mandatory gala, attended by 8,000, raised more than $2 million for 18 local nonprofits that included the 100 Club of Chicago,...
| Mar 4, 2012
On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city.
| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Rod Blagojevich's sentencing hearing has ended for the day, with the defense emphasizing the damage a long prison sentence would have on Blagojevich’s family.
Lawyer Aaron Goldstein also read a letter read to the court from Blagojevich’s...
| May 7, 2012
A month from now, the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago will open it's doors. But a chosen few have already seen it, including Keenan Cahill, the west suburban teenager with a worldwide following for his lip-syncing videos. Keenan...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Event Date : July 26, 2012, 7:00pm
Location : Diversey Harbor in Lincoln Park (2430 N. Cannon Drive, Chicago)
Web site : http://www.runforgus.org
Description : Join the fight against pediatric brain tumors at the 10th Annual Run for Gus 5K Run / 1 Mile...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 10:18 AM
More than 700 people attended the ribbon cutting ceremony Monday for the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
It's all made possible by a $100 million gift from philanthropist Ann Lurie. More than 250,000 others also made...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:18 PM
After 130 yearsChildren's Memorial Hospitalhas outgrown its location in Lincoln Park and more than 700 people attended the ribbon cutting today for the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital.
The 23-story building makes Lurie Children’s...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:00 PM
The move of patients from Children's Memorial Hospital in Lincoln Park to the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital in Streeterville will mean road closures for much of Saturday, the city announced today.
Fullerton Avenue will be closed from...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Children's MemorialHospitalis moving out of Lincoln Park, and into its new location on the Near North Side this weekend.
Saturday morning, the hospital staff will begin moving the nearly 200 young patients to the new Lurie Children's Hospital in...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 7:52 PM
In a historic move, over 100 patients from Children's Memorial Hospital in Lincoln Park were transported to the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital in Streeterville.
Just after 6 a.m., Emiliano Vasquez sat quietly next to his new teddy bear...