| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:21 PM
A plan to transform the former Children’s Memorial Hospital site in Lincoln Park into condominium towers and storefronts is in limbo after the local alderman rejected the proposal for the high-profile site in one of Chicago’s toniest...
| Oct 22, 2012
To say that Chicago-based luxury hotel investor Laurence Geller is captivated by all things Winston Churchill is something of an understatement.
As chairman of the Churchill Centre, a not-for-profit dedicated to preserving the legacy of the iconic...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Brandy Dopkin gave her then-11/2-year-old daughter Jordana a snack — a small piece of multigrain bread topped with peanut butter — just before they headed to Jordana's music class. At the time, the child showed no indications of a food...
| 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 9, 2012
| 1:09 PM
| Dec 25, 2012
The site where Michael Reese Hospital once stood isn't much to look at, just a 37-acre swath of overgrown land in Bronzeville, behind a shoddy chain-link fence.
Developers are itching to build a casino or perhaps a sports entertainment complex on the...
| 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...