Today’s Headlines

  • Metra Releases Hundreds of Index Cards With Job Referrals by Politicians (RedEye)
  • Alderman Beale Opposed to Extending Red Line South on Halsted (Sun-Times)
  • Chicago Parking Meters Stands to Make More Money Off Pay-By-Phone (Tribune)
  • Van Driver Runs Light at Madison/Ashland, Injuring 12 Bus Riders (DNA)
  • Cyclists Injured When Driver Blew Wicker Park 4-Way Stop Wins Settlement (Keating)
  • Amtrak Service to Rockford Could Be a Boon for Elgin (Herald)
  • Opposition & Support Building for Wicker Park Trader Joe’s (DNA)
  • CTA “Friendship Train” Driver Brightens Riders’ Days (DNA)
  • Active Trans Needs Volunteers for Bike the Drive
  • Bucktown Merchants Hosting “I Like Bike” Promotion (DNA)

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