Today’s Headlines

  • Man Charged in Connection With Fatal Humboldt Park Hit-and-Run Last November (Tribune)
  • Truck Driver Kills 73-Year-Old Woman on West Side; No Ticket or Charges (Tribune)
  • Aurora School Worker Killed While Trying to Get Student Out of Road; Driver Flees (Tribune, ABC, FOX)
  • La Grange Metra Station Reopens After Van Drives Plows Into Wall of Commuter Lobby (Tribune)
  • Chicago Parking Meters Slated to Become Most Expensive in the Country (Expired Meter)
  • Pullman Rail Journeys Offers Luxury Train Service from Chicago to New Orleans (Chicagoist)
  • Two People Injured in Four-Car Crash Near Arlington Heights (Daily Herald)
  • Wheeling Adopts Sustainable Transportation Plan (Active Trans)
  • CTA Wraps Up Viaduct Work at Loyola Red Line Station (CTA Tattler)
  • 32 More Digital Billboards Planned for Kennedy Expressway (Patch)

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