Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, January 6

  • CTA Expanding “Second Chance” Jobs Program for Ex-Offenders (NBC)
  • DNA Readers Upset About the Belmont Overpass Coming Down
  • Man Gets 10 Years for 2013 DUI Crash That Killed Glenview Couple (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Busted for DUI During Morning School Drop-Off in Riverside (Sun-Times)
  • Buffalo Grove Crossing Guards Laid Off Due to Funding Dispute (Herald)
  • Developer Cites The 606 as Incentive for Building Luxury Homes (CRED)
  • License Plate Renewals Drop After State Stops Sending Reminder Notices (Tribune)
  • Slow Roll Hosts the Big Marsh Freedom Ride on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 28

Metra Plans to Enter 21st Century by Piloting Wi-Fi on 10 Cars (Tribune) Amtrak Piloting Late-Night Hiawatha Service to Milwaukee (Amtrak in the Heartland) Prosecutors: Driver in Fatal Kennedy DUI Crash Had 0.24 BAC (DNA) Authorities: Man Died of Natural Causes Before His Car Veered Into Oncoming Traffic (Sun-Times) Driver Gets 180 Days Jail Time […]

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 Tuesday, September 22

Alderment Tweak TOD Reform Ordinance to Give Themselves More Oversight (Tribune) Burke Proposal for Downtown Congestion Tax Would Exclude Chicago Residents (CBJ) Predictably, Suburbanites Are Outraged About the Idea (Herald) Andy Shaw: Would It Make Sense to Combine Pace & Metra Into One Agency? (Sun-Times) Driver Struck and Killed Cyclist in Woodstock, No Charges (Tribune) AAIM Backs […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 17

$15M Belmont Blue Upgrade Will Include Permanent Prepaid Boarding (Curbed) Metra Proposes 5.8% Fare Hike to Take Effect February 1 (DNA) CTA Gets $400K Grant to Incorporate Divvy Info, Payment Into Ventra App (FTA) Ventra App Has Been Downloaded 1 Million Times (Tribune) Tribune Looks at the Transportation Lockbox Amendment Four ‘L’ Stations Will Receive Artwork […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 15

Council Approves Plan to Let 1.5M Drivers Contest Red Light Tickets (Sun-Times) Driver Who Injured Girl, 11, in Chatham Charged With DUI, Hit-and-Run (Tribune) Neighbors: Traffic Controls Needed on Vincennes Block Where Driver Struck Girl (CBS) Driver Who Killed Norman David Esho Charged With Dunning Murder (DNA) After Falling Concrete Injures Passenger, 3 Union Station Tracks Closed (Tribune) […]