Today’s Headlines

  • Snow Causes Two Dozen Crashes on Chicagoland Roads Including Nine-Car Pileup (Tribune, ABC, NBC)
  • Plan Commission Approves Wolf Point Tower Plan With Up to 1,285 Parking Spaces (Sun-Times)
  • City Makes Progress on Bloomingdale Trail Fundraising (Tribune)
  • Woman Gets Seven-Year Prison Sentence for Fatal Sugar Grove DUI (Daily Herald)
  • Former CTA Chair Carole Brown Leaves RTA Board, Replaced by Sarah Pang (Sun-Times)
  • Plea Bargain Option Removed for Woman Charged With DUI That Killed Skokie Boy, 9 (Tribune)
  • Man Who Drove 111 MPH to Have Sex Gets Five Days in Work Program (Tribune, Daily Herald)
  • Clothing Strategies for Cold-Weather Cycling (LGRAB)
  • Kevin O’Neil to Discuss CTA’s “Why Things Go Wrong” Campaign on WGN (CTA Tattler)

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