Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 29

  • Editorial: Start Seeing Bicyclists, Even the “Tour de France Types” (Tribune)
  • Tribune Asks, How Would You Make Chicago Streets Safer for Bicyclists, Drivers
  • North Lawndale Police Chase Ends in Crash but No Injuries (DNA)
  • DNA: Stolen Ghost Bike for Sale Online Was Not Tyler Fabeck’s Memorial
  • Metra Announces Union Pacific West Line Schedule Changes (Patch)
  • CTA Promises They Won’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite (DNA)
  • Development Boom on Lawrence in the Wake of 4-to-3 Road Diet (DNA)
  • Active Trans Teams Up With Suburbs on People-Friendly Street Interventions
  • 1,600 Pumpkins, Christmas Tree Farm Coming to Riverwalk (DNA)

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