Tuesday Mar 4
Paczki Day: Chicago bakery celebrates Fat Tuesday
It's Fat Tuesday and Delightful Pastries in Chicago's Jefferson Park neighborhood is frying up paczkis for the big day.
Streets Blog Chicago
RTA Downplays Effect of Service Cuts and Fare Hikes on Stagnant Ridership
RTA ridership grew just 1.9 percent from 2008 to 2012, with the increase driven by CTA rail ridership.
Chicago: One Change to IDOT's Rail Plans Could Vastly Improve Amtrak, Metra Service
The Midwest High Speed Rail Association's CrossRail proposal would connect already-electrified tracks - ready for high-speed rail - to Amtrak's Union Station, improving both Metra service and intercity service.
SFX buys Chicago-based concert producer
Based in Chicago, React Presents is known for the Spring Awakening Music Festival in Chicago and the Summer Set Music & Camping Festival held in Northern Wisconsin.
Chicago: Blue Cross: Loop BRT Will Help Chicago Companies Recruit Workers
So far, there's been far less noise surrounding the city's Central Loop Bus Rapid Transit project than the Ashland BRT plan.
Chicago searches for 1 Gbps fiber provider partners
Chicago's plans to provide some parts of the city with gigabit-capable fiber broadband service came closer to reality as Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office put forward requests for qualifications from service provider partners, the Chicago Tribune reported.
Merit School of Music to Host PERFORMATHON, 2/28 & 3/1
Nearly 300 students from Merit School of Music's Alice S. Pfaelzer Tuition-free Conservatory will share the spotlight at Performathon , a special evening followed by a full day of non-stop classical and jazz performances Friday, February 28 from 7-9 p.m. and all day Saturday, March 1 starting at 9 a.m. The public is invited to drop in at ... (more)