Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, January 18

  • Chicago Driver Dies After Head-on Crash in Lockport (Tribune)
  • School Bus Rollover Crash on I-294 After Driver Suffers Seizure, No Serious Injuries (ABC)
  • 170-Room Boutique Hotel Will Be Built Near Morgan Station (Curbed)
  • Loop Tower Will Be Converted From Offices to Apartments (Curbed)
  • Rubbish! Red Line Rerouted Last Night Due to Trash Fire on the Tracks (Tribune)
  • West Loop’s Skinner Park Is Getting a New Fieldhouse (DNA)
  • Local Cyclists Are Gearing up for Active Trans’ Winter Bike Challenge This Month (Medill)

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  • Wow, the rollover with no injuries surprises me, since almost no busses have seatbelts for the kids.

  • Pat

    Every school bus I rode on as a child had seat belts.

  • Courtney

    Every school bus I’ve been on as a child (I was born in 1990) didn’t have seat belts.


Today’s Headlines for Thursday, April 20

Burke, Beale Want Police to Consider Using “Textalyzer” on Drivers After Crashes (Tribune) 2 Officers Injured in Crash While Responding to Dan Ryan Homicide (CBS) Security Video Leads to Arrest in Red Line Station Murder Case (Tribune) Prosecutors: Driver in Fatal Crash Had Alcohol, Marijuana, Cocaine in System (Tribune) City Council Approves Crackdown on Party Buses (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 2

Driver Fatally Strikes 45-Year-Old Woman at 81st and Stony, Citations Issued (Tribune) Driver Charged for Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed 35-Year-Old Man in Norridge (Tribune) Elgin Man Charged With 5th DUI Had More Than 3 Times the Legal BAC Limit (Herald) There Was a Bus Tracker Blackout for More Than 14 Hours on Monday (Sun-Times) Pace […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 6

Grist: Truck Side Guards, Protected Bike Lanes Might Have Prevented Fatal Divvy Crash Driver Charged With Aggravated DUI After Fatal Crash in Gresham (Sun-Times) Evanstonians Celebrate the Launch of Suburban Divvy Service (Tribune) Aaron Renn: Although Chicago Meter Deal Is a Nightmare, Don’t Write Off P3s (Tribune) Metra Pass Provides Unlimited Rides to Lollapalooza for $20 […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, January 27

Repeat DUI Offender Who Killed Bobby Cann Gets Only 10 Days (DNA, Chicagoist, Tribune, Chainlink) Driver Who Failed to Yield Killed 64-Year-Old Man in Kilbourn Park Crosswalk (Tribune) 6 CPD Officers Suspended Aftet Giving Fire Deputy Favored Treatment After DUI Crash (CBS) The South Shore Line Extension Has Received State & Local Funding (Active Trans) Facilitating Transfers […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 3

International Coverage of the 10-Day Sentence in the Bobby Cann Case (Daily Mail) Lawsuit Filed in Police Crash That Killed Two Robbery Suspects (Tribune) Woman Who Struck 3 pedestrians, Including a Toddler, Charged With Hit-and-Run (Tribune) 4 People Suffer Minor Injuries After Driver Plows Into a Volo Storefront (Tribune) Urbanists and Suburbanists Duke It Out […]

Today’s Headlines for April 16

CDOT Has Already Started Installing Red Pavement for Loop Link BRT (DNA) Divvy Starts Expansion, Opens Attractions at Airports, Announces Data Challenge Winners (Curbed) Ald. Reilly Introduces Ordinance to Force CDOT to Move Kinzie PBL to Grand (Sun-Times) Why Are Twin Cities Growing So Much Faster Than CHI? Transit & TOD Are Factors (Chicago) Driver […]