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Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 14

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CTA and Metra stations, Barrington, Naperville and other transportation projects get federal funding (Tribune) Driver strikes hayride tractor in Kendall County, injuring 11, 3 seriously (ABC) Oak Lawn village manager allegedly struck and critically injured Mark Berkshire, 48, fled the scene (ABC) Motorist crashes into dental studio after shots fired in Lincoln Square  (CBS) Suspect […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 11

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Preckwinkle discusses the South Side Metra improvements proposal with the Crain’s editorial board Driver, 75, struck and seriously injured boy on bike, 15, in Park Ridge (Sun-Times) Committee approves $4.9M settlement for family of Chequeta Adams, killed in crash with off-duty cop (NBC) 9-story co-living TOD proposed for currency exchange site at Chicago and LaSalle […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 10

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The Logan Square 100% affordable TOD heads to the Plan Commission on 10/17 (Block Club) Lightfoot proposes merger of 2FM, which oversees the riverwalk, and DOIT to save money (Tribune) Navy Pier Flyover target date delayed again until spring 2020 (Tribune) Argyle shared street may become permanent; City may waive city sticker fees for veterans […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 7

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The Blue Line resumes normal service this morning (ABC 7) Increasing pickpocketing incidents on downtown trains and platforms (CBS 2) Privately operated bus crashed into bus shelter in Humboldt Park (Sun-Times) WBEZ looks into resolution forbidding aldermen from riding scooters Be on the lookout for deer in the roads, Mary Wisniewski writes (Tribune) Scooter startup […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 4

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Local chambers seek business owner feedback on new Division Street parking meters (Block Club) How New Yorkers preyed on Chicago taxi drivers, making tens of millions flipping medallions (New York Times) Multiple people injured after vehicle collides with Pink Line train (NBC 5) Globe Street looks at the $2.1B first phase of the CTA’s Red-Purple […]