Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, November 22

  • Active Trans: Under Trump “We Will Stand With Our Partners in Diverse Communities”
  • Black Live Matters Protestors Plan to Take Over Michigan Ave. on Black Friday (DNA)
  • “Parking Fairy” Provides Free Passes to Every Family With an Infant in Lurie’s ICU (Chicago)
  • Ex-Bull Dennis Rodman Charged With Hit-and-Run on S. California Freeway (Tribune)
  • TOD Near Granville Stop Would Have 20 Units, 5 Parking Spaces (DNA)
  • Metal-Clad TOD Proposed Near Montrose & Ravenswood Train Stops (Curbed)
  • New This Year on the CTA Holiday Train: An “Elves’ Workshop” Car (DNA)
  • Payback? Alderman Hurt by Squirrel in Spokes Had Railed Against the Rodents (Tribune)
  • After Brookins’ Crash, Chainlinkers Share Stories of Being Attacked by Geese

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 20

A Black Former Naperville Resident Discusses Traffic Stops & Racial Profiling (Tribune) Rosemont Is Paying $3.7M to Expand a Parking Garage Next to Its Village Hall (Herald) Drive-Through Doughnut Shop Rejected Due to Concerns About Ped Safety, Congestion (DNA) Ruth Page Dance Center’s Parking Lot Will Be Replaced by Housing (Tribune) Curbed Checks Out the Apartments […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 18

LSNA Calls for Property Tax Controls to Help Keep The 606 From Displacing Residents (DNA) 294 Killed in Illinois Crashes So Far This Year, 15 More Than This Time  in 2014 (Tribune) CTA Contract Worker Electrocuted While Doing Work on Brown Line Tracks (Tribune) 2 Women Injured, 1 Critically, in Elgin Right-Angle Crash (Sun-Times) Activists Hold “Black Lives […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, October 21

Rahm Wants to Hike (Rarely Enforced) Fines for Businesses That Don’t Shovel Sidewalks (Tribune) Woman Hospitalized After Crashing SUV Into Pace Bus, Then Storefront in Winnetka (Sun-Times) Police: Motorcyclist Who Killed a Pedestrian Ran Red at Buckingham Fountain Crosswalk (Tribune) Man Allegedly Exposed Himself to Metra Passengers at Bartlett Station (Tribune) After Yellow Line Reopens, There’ll […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 1

Active Trans: Tri-State Tollway expansion will only lead to more driving Tribune: Emails Reveal IDOT Patronage Hiring Practices Under Pat Quinn Ramirez-Rosa Is Downzoning a Stretch of Milwaukee in Logan Square (Curbed) Police: Unprovoked Stabbing Attack on Red Line Near Addison Causes Minor Injury (CBS) Burnett Hopes Parking Ban Will Stop Rowdy Nighttime Parties at Touhy-Herbert […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, February 28

Chicago’s Surge in Pedestrian Deaths Continued Last Year With 44 Fatalities (DNA) 4th Ward Election Is Today — Read About Their Transportation Positions Before You Vote (Tribune) Editorial: Metra Needs to Enforce — Not Just Encourage — Courtesy on Their Trains (Tribune) Active Trans‘ “Clear the Way Campaign” Led to Over 500 Bike Lane Blockage Reports […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 10

Tribune: CPD Continues to Conduct DUI Stings Almost Exclusively in Communities of Color Family of Martha Gonzales, Fatally Struck in Pilsen, Awarded $4.3 Million From CTA (Tribune) Prosecutors: After Driver Struck Ambulance, Passenger Fired at Cop Who Witnessed Crash (DNA) Man Drives His Car Down LSD Ramp & Almost Strikes Lakefront Trail Users (Tribune) Pritzker […]