| Oct 13, 2014
| 4:25 AM
A 25-year-old Near West Side man was charged after he was caught sitting on one of the Chicago Police memorial horses late Friday night, damaging it, police said.
Darius Moss, 25, of the 2300 block of West Jackson Boulevard, was charged with three...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:54 PM
The deal was: restore daily flights to Boston and New York, and Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport will pay $1.65 million of taxpayer funds to keep People Express in the air.
But after two months and a first payment of $650,000 from...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:53 PM
Evelyn Echols was best known as a successful entrepreneur and a founder of the Echols International Travel & Hotel School, but she was also a grand dame of Chicago society who used her entrepreneurial skills and celebrity connections to help others.
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Nothing sells hope to fans of all 32 teams like the NFL draft, and next year the league will bring that hope — and all the accompanying hoopla — to Chicago.
The draft, which for the last nine years has been conducted in New York's Radio City...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:31 AM
In the six weeks since his friend was slain while vacationing with her teenage daughter on the island of Bali, Elliott Jacobson has reread the Chicago woman's emails and replayed her recorded voice messages.
Jacobson said the shock of losing a dear...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:54 AM
REDEYE PRESENTS THE BIG IDEA AWARDS
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The nomination period for “RedEye Presents The Big Idea Awards” (the “Contest&...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:48 PM
A group of about 50 Chicago-area residents — including 16 Hoffman Estates firefighters and several Chicago firefighters — returned to the United States Thursday after a hurricane turned a getaway wedding into a vacation from hell.
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The night after I graduated from Northwestern, I stayed with my parents in a Fairfield Inn in Gurnee, 32 miles north of campus.
It was the closest room my family could find and afford. More than a decade later, downtown Evanston boasts all of five...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:40 PM
A Chicago developer is moving forward to put a boutique hotel, data center and retail in the South Loop, the final piece of a massive redevelopment in the next few years.
James McHugh Construction officials are hoping the new plan will resolve a year-...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Chicago City Council meets today, with aldermen expected to introduce a proposal to change regulations of single-room occupancy hotels and vote on measures creating a special taxing district in Washington Park and urging the federal government to...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Chicago's efforts to preserve single-room-occupancy hotels could force existing building owners, as well as buyers, to follow a lengthy and potentially expensive list of mandates that includes giving some displaced tenants as much as $10,600 in relocation...