Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, February

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  • City promises to roll out public safety plan for CTA this week (WGN)
  • Driver fatally struck pedestrian at Irving Park and 25th Ave. in Schiller Park (ABC)
  • Man charged in crash that injured 5, including 2 Chicago police officers (Fox)
  • Hit-and-run driver seriously injured male pedestrian, 59, in Englewood (Block Club)
  • Cyclist, 30, attacked and stabbed in the shoulder on the Bloomingdale Trail (Block Club)
  • Less than 2 weeks after fatal Metra/car crash, another collision in Arlington Heights (Tribune)
  • Police: Carjacker crashed stolen vehicle on Dan Ryan, then stole another (WGN)
  • Active Trans will honor SBC with their 2020 Nonprofit Leadership Award at 3/5 gala

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, February 24

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  • In response to violent crime wave on the ‘L’, SWAT officers will ride CTA trains (NBC)
  • Speeding SUV driver injures 3 pedestrians at Randolph/Halsted (NBC)
  • 4 injured when South Shore Line train derails near Millennium Station (Sun-Times)
  • Red line service delayed by reports of naked person on tracks near Clark/Divison (NBC)
  • Delays on Loop trains Friday due to malfunctioning Green Line cars (CBS)
  • 920 units proposed for 725 W. Randolph site, 8-minute walk from Clinton stop (Block Club)
  • New CSO ad highlights orchestra members’ car-free commutes

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Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 21

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  • Driver dies after police chase ended with crash that split car in two (CBS)
  • Man charged in Monday’s fatal Jackson CTA tunnel shooting (Sun-Times)
  • After Mag Mile robbery, suspects fled on Red Line tracks, causing major delay (Tribune)
  • Loop Alliance: Using the State Street median to store city vehicles is a waste of space (WTTW)
  • Hackathon will help Lawndale figure out how to use vacant lots under the Pink Line (Block Club)
  • New Double Door music club site proposed near Wilson station (Block Club)
  • New Geoffrey Baer travelogue “Chicago by ‘L'” premieres March 4 (WTTW)
  • Bike Lane Uprising holds a happy hour at a location TBD on March 19

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, February 20

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  • Driver fatally struck Lyndsey Lagestee Friday in Mount Greenwood (Sun-Times)
  • Safety changes were planned for 87th/Pulaski Metra crossing before last week’s death (Tribune)
  • 3 seriously injured after police chase ends in crash in Aurora (NBC)
  • CTA bus driver crashes into fence, 5 parked CPD cars in North Lawndale (NBC)
  • 3 pickpocketing incidents reported near 79th Street Red Line station (Sun-Times)
  • Proposed MED service changes would reduce rush-hour service in Hyde Park (HP Herald)
  • Senior housing development at Portage Park’s 6 corners is finally moving forward (Block Club)

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