| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:45 AM
Illinois is offering Chicago-based health technology company Valence Health Inc. up to $11.9 million in incentives to hire at least 500 new workers by 2019 and invest about $17 million in its new West Loop headquarters.
Valence, which offers consulting...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:15 AM
The CTA is taking more steps to speed travel on the Brown Line, where one-fifth of the route was considered a slow zone last month.
The agency expects to award a $42 million contract Wednesday for track work to rid the Brown Line of slow zones between...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Illinois Republican governor and U.S. Senate candidates are traveling the state rallying potential voters ahead of Tuesday’s primary election.
Republican Bill Brady urged his supporters on St. Patrick's Day to turn out in force and repeat his 2010...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Illinois primary election day dawned Tuesday with voters getting to shape the Republican and Democratic fall tickets for contests ranging from governor and U.S. Senate down to the state legislature and county board.
Polls opened across the state at 6 a....
| May 16, 2012
| 2:36 PM
The city will kick in $29 million toward a downtown high rise project on a prime piece of riverfront property, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Wednesday.
The long-discussed River Point office tower in the West Loop will rise 45 stories, overlooking the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Nick Jones says he can tell within five minutes whether a space is right for Soho House, the private members club for "creative souls" that he has been bringing to cities across the globe.
It took him even less time on his first visit to the century-old...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Monster Food Truck Rally
The Plant 1400 W. 46th St. 773-847-5523
Snack on La Adelita's Mexican food, DonerMen's German street snacks and Pleasant House Bakery's pies all in one place while you sip beer from Lagunitas Brewing Company and listen...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:17 PM
As Gov. Pat Quinn's aides sought to pump up an anti-violence program ahead of his November 2010 election bid, they decided to add to the pot $3.76 million in federal disaster recovery funds from Hurricane Ike to make loans to small businesses.
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:23 PM
Dwyane Wade can’t carry a tune. He knows it and everyone who saw him belt out Boyz II Men’s “End of the Road” in a 2009 Youtube video knows it as well. But the Miami Heat star and Robbins native hasn’t let that stop him...
| Dec 9, 2006
| 1:19 AM
As Friday afternoon's rush began, a 59-year-old man entered the mezzanine level of the Citigroup Center high-rise in the West Loop, a bulky manila envelope in his hand.
Commuters, bundled against the icy wind, were coming and going at the Metra station...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:18 AM
FBI agents have a reputation as hard-boiled, tough-as-nails crime fighters. But employees in the agency's Chicago office recently stepped out of character to give a seriously ill 6-year-old boy a day to remember.
It all started when Special Agent...