Today’s Headlines for Thursday, December 17

  • #BlackChristmas Takeover of Mag Mile Planned for December 24 (DNA)
  • CDOT, CTA, Active Trans & Hilkevitch Discuss the Upcoming Loop Link Debut (WBEZ)
  • Curbed Looks at the Loop Link Plan
  • MPC Looks Back at Their 2015 Accomplishments
  • Chicago Is a Battleground for 3 Warring Railroad Companies (Crains)
  • 2 Metra Police Officers Honored for Saving Life of Heart Attack Victim (DNA)
  • Disgruntled Uber Driver Attacks Customers With Snow Brush (DNA)
  • Driver Makes a Fake 911 Call to Avoid Being Towed, and Almost Succeeds (DNA)
  • Booming Businesses Expected for Intercity Buses This Holiday Season (DNA)
  • Gonnella Bread Is Toast, Demolished to Make Way for a New TOD (DNA)
  • Have You Checked Out the MSI’s “Art of the Bicycle” Exhibit? (Edwardville Intelligencer)

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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, December 15

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Active Trans Urges City to Add Prepaid Boarding to Loop Link, Seeks BRT Outreach Volunteers City’s Law Department Files New Charges Against RedFlex (DNA) Man Fatally Struck While Trying to Run Across At-Grade Brown Line Crossing at Kedzie (Tribune) 3 Injured After After Drivers Crash and Car Goes Through Skokie Storefront (Sun-Times) Crowdfunding Campaign Launched […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 21

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First Impressions of Loop Link (CBS, WGN, Bike Law) Laquan McDonald Protesters Shut Down the Mag Mile on Friday (Tribune) Once Again, a Woman Is Followed From a Red Line Station and Sexually Assaulted (Sun-Times) CTA Riders Lift Train to Rescue Man Whose Leg Was Trapped Between Rail Car & Platform (DNA) Another Victim of the […]

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 9

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Transpo Bill Keeps North Red Line Funding, Requires 50% Local Match for South Extension (Crain’s) If Metra Loses State Funding, They’ll Cut Service Rather Than Hike Fares (Sun-Times) Cardenas Jumps on Anti-Cam Bandwagon With Protest of an Archer Ave. Cam This Morning (DNA) Taggers Vandalize About 12 Red Line Cars; More Info on Loop Link […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, January 5

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Study: Buying & Renting in Chicago Area Strain the Budgets of Average Residents  (Tribune) Active Trans Looks at New “Dennis’ Law,” Which Clarifies Cyclists’ Right to the Road MPC Elects a New Chairperson and 5 New Board Members 5 Teens Charged With Robbing Bicyclist at Gunpoint in South Loop (DNA) Drivers Are Still Getting Used […]