Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, January 13

  • “Black Wall Street” Protest Plans to Block Access to Trading Centers on Friday (DNA)
  • Most of the Potential Jurors in the Bills Trial Have Been Ticketed for Running Reds (Tribune)
  • Delivery Truck Driver Critically Injured Woman at LaSalle and Division (DNA)
  • Bicyclist Severely Injured in Glaendale Heights Crash (Sun-Times)
  • Joseph Schweiterman: It’s OK that Loop Link Isn’t Cutting-Edge BRT (DePaulia)
  • DNA Readers Discuss the Red Line’s Black/White Divide
  • Tunny’s Proposal for Parklet-Like “Curbside Cafes” Like to Be Approved Today (DNA)
  • Un-Shoveled School Sidewalks Blamed on Privatized Janitorial Services (DNA)
  • Ride-Share Company Tries to Nab CTA Customers by Offering $2.25 Fares This Week (DNA)
  • More Info About the Upcoming Work to Remove the Belmont Overpass (DNA)
  • Jay Michaels, the Man Behind the FLATS Apartments, Dies From Cancer at 34 (DNA)
  • Residents Discuss Ideas for the Proposed Elevated Trail in Englewood (DNA)

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