Friday Aug 22
Lincoln Park Zoo hosting party for polar bear going to North Carolina
Anana is leaving her Lincoln Park Zoo home for a zoo in North Carolina. They are rebuilding several habitats at the Chicago zoo.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
City of Chicago
Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce New Public Art Installations
Eight new sculptures to be installed by end of week in locations across Chicago, including Kenwood, Palmisano Park, Museum Park Campus Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Park District, in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events , today announced that three new pieces of art have been installed last week and five more ... (more)
Chicago voters split on luring Obama library
A Tribune poll reveals that Chicago voters and conflicted over whether they favor the use of taxpayer dollars to lure and help construct the Obama Presidential Library.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Capitol Fax Blog
Your Illinois News Radar >> "1998"
Mr. Rauner has put a ton of money into trying to revive the GOP field organization.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
'Chicago, Chicago, that toddlin' town'
It's a beautiful summer dawn and I've just left a small Indiana town, called Valparaiso heading for Chicago, the third-largest city in America, also known as the "Hog Butcher for the World," and the "City of the Big Shoulders," as America's great poet and writer Carl Sandburg called it.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
South Side development was on a roll - until recession
A decade ago, the South Side reveled in a surge of development, with condos and town houses sprouting from some of its empty lots.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Cape Cod Times
At farmers markets, a shortage of farmers
Last year, Qae-Dah Muhammad started a farmers market on Chicago's South Side in an effort to get neighborhood children eating healthy foods, rather than the chips and nachos she saw them munching on.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Francis W. Parker buys building near campus for $1.38 million
Francis W. Parker School, one of the Chicago's most exclusive private schools, recently paid $1.38 million to buy a three-story, vintage mixed-use building on the west side of North Clark Street in Lincoln Park.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
My FOX Chicago
FOX Furry Friends: PAWS Summer Kitten Adoption Challenge
FOX 32 News has teamed up with no-kill shelter PAWS Chicago to bring you an adoptable pet each week.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Park & Rec fall soccer forms due Thursday, Aug. 14
14, noon-6 p.m., at Lincoln Park. Local church praise bands will perform and the event is free to the public.