Today’s Headlines for Thursday, July 21

  • Driver Who Killed Dr. Gary Toback Cited, Family & Colleagues Mourn Toback (ABC)
  • Man Charged in Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Firefighter in Rogers Park (WGN)
  • Chicago Woman Charged in Minivan Crash, Home Invasion in Wilmette (Tribune)
  • Tribune: Heatwave May Slow Metra Commutes, Make Walking & Biking “Miserable”
  • Money From Sale of Skyway Will Be Used for Property Tax Rebates (Sun-Times)
  • Street Closures Planned for Construction of Massive “Vista” Tower on E. Wacker (DNA)
  • App Would Allow Residents to Buy Parking Permits for Visitors Via Smartphone (DNA)
  • Pokemon Go Is Encouraging People to Walk Around Chicago (Curbed)

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