Today’s Headlines

  • Free Sunday Car Parking Started Yesterday (DNA)
  • Chicago to Reach 25 On-Street Bike Parking Corrals (Sun-Times)
  • Illinoisans Support Statewide Ban on Cell Use While Driving (Sun-Times)
  • Unlicensed Driver Kills Pedestrian in Romeoville (CBS)
  • Motorcyclist in Serious Condition After Dan Ryan Crash (Tribune)
  • Mailman Charged With DUI After Near West Side Crash (Tribune)
  • CTA Should Choose Rail Car Company Who’ll Create Jobs Here (Sun-Times)
  • There’s an Epidemic of Violent and Stupid Behavior on the CTA (Tattler)
  • A Guide to Chicago’s Civic Smartphone Applications (Tribune)
  • Kidical Mass Debuts in Lincoln Park This Sunday (BWLP)
  • Tips for Locking Your Bike Securely (RedEye)

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