| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:48 PM
At first glance, the Chicago Cultural Mile ("Where Culture & Commerce Meet") resembles nothing so much as a gerrymandered congressional district.
According to its website, this officially arty and mercantile stretch begins at Michigan Avenue and the...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The CTA said it is discontinuing a bus route it operates between the Clybourn and Western Metra stations during morning rush hour after the CTA and Metra could not come to agreement about Metra paying more for the service.
The No. 33 Mag Mile Express...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Timber Creek’s junior running back Jacques Patrick is one of only 27 underclassmen who will be in Chicago this weekend when 100 top-tier college football prospects descend on Soldier Field for Under Armour’s answer to Nike’s The Opening....
| Jun 6, 2013
When Krewella's Yasmine Yousaf was a junior at suburban Glenbrook North High School, she served as the opening act when Patrick Stump performed at an in-school charity gig. Now, years later, the Fall Out Boy frontman (who went to Glenbrook South) is...
| May 29, 2013
The National Football League made official on Tuesday what Commissioner Roger Goodell said last week.
Because of a scheduling conflict with Easter spectaculars at New York's Radio City Music Hall, the league's own NFL draft extravaganza will shift...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Take the challenge
The big finish As running events go, few set themselves apart like the Soldier Field 10 Mile. The 10th-anniversary course makes its way along the lakefront and then finishes, spectacularly, on the 50-yard line of Soldier Field, with...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:14 PM
There will be no purple smudge on the accomplishments of Brian Urlacher. The sight of him with some sort of cat or bird on his helmet never will make anyone wince. He will not have that moment when he makes us recall Willie Mays with the Mets....
| May 24, 2013
| 5:58 PM
When the Bears retire Mike Ditka's No. 89 jersey Dec. 9 at Soldier Field, a blinding snowstorm might provide the proper background.
After all, the last two Bears to have their numbers retired were Dick Butkus and Gale Sayers during a torrential downpour...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Lance Louis cried.
Not on the field in front of his teammates. Not on the sideline while the medical staff tugged at his left leg.
Instead, the Bears right guard reserved his weeping for the ride home from Soldier Field the night of Nov. 25. Tears...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 5:55 PM
ATLANTA — All but one of the 13 known candidates for the Bears' head coaching job are in play for general manager Phil Emery this week.
Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians interviewed for the job Sunday and it is believed he concludes an...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Interesting sales job for Phil Emery: The head coach chosen by the general manager to lead the Chicago Bears into the modern NFL hasn’t coached in the modern NFL for eight seasons
Interesting sales job for Marc Trestman: Convincing Jay Cutler that...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Outspoken Packers guard T.J. Lang tried to ruffle Bears die-hards with this playful Christmas tweet: "I wonder how much it will hurt Chicago fans to root for the pack this weekend …''
They don't have much choice.
As the Bears (9-6) attempt to...