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  • What makes an 1800s rail station worth saving? Experts differ

     What makes an 1800s rail station worth saving? Experts differ
    Blue Line service resumes Monday at the CTA's Damen stop in Wicker Park after a $13.6 million station restoration that, viewed from the brick building's exterior, provides the most accurate depiction to date of what commuters first saw 119 years ago, according to transit officials and local historians.
  • Protesters stage CTA 'train takeover'

    Protesters stage CTA 'train takeover'
    Red Line riders got a dose of politics on their commute Friday evening when activists staged a "Black Lives Matter" protest on the CTA. "So many of the people we want to reach take the train every day," said Ethan Viets-Van Lear, 19, who performed a...

    Free children's books Saturday on CTA Holiday Train

    Free children's books Saturday on CTA Holiday Train
    As if experiencing the CTA's Holiday Train wasn't exciting enough, Saturday's train ride comes with gifts. About 500 free children's books will be given out Saturday on the seasonal train at the Howard stop on the Red, Purple and Yellow Lines in...

    Free CTA rides for New Year's Eve

    Free CTA rides for New Year's Eve
    CTA riders can take any CTA bus or train for free again this New Year's Eve. The free rides last from 10 p.m. Dec. 31 to 4 a.m. Jan. 1. The CTA has long offered a penny fare program on New Year's Eve; MillerCoors took over sponsorship of the program...

    Track fire briefly slows CTA Blue Line

    Track fire briefly slows CTA Blue Line
    A small fire on the O'Hare-bound Blue Line tracks briefly delayed trains on the line this afternoon, officials said. Power on the line did not even have to be turned off as debris that was up against the electrified third rail near the Logan Square stop...