| Jan 3, 2012
HOURS CHANGES AT CHICAGO POST OFFICES, STARTING JANUARY 17TH
AMC O'Hare 11600 Irving Park Rd. MONDAY-FRIDAY 4 pm - 7 pm SATURDAY Closed
Aon Center 200 E. Randolph St. MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30 am - 5 pm SATURDAY Closed
Auburn Park 8345 S. Ashland Ave. MONDAY-...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 3:40 PM
Emergency crews pulled a man from Lake Michigan east of Oak Street Beach after he fell off a boat this afternoon, officials said.
The man, age 30, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in "very critical" condition after being pulled from the...
| Aug 6, 2011
Steps away from the Magnificent Mile sits the Affinia Chicago, but that's not the most attractive trait of this boutique hotel. What's impressive is that the Affinia has all the hot-button amenities you would look for in a downtown hotel — a rooftop...
| Jul 16, 2010
Having just agreed in early July to a five-year, $40 million contract with the Charlotte Bobcats, former Chicago Bulls forward Tyrus Thomas is moving to cut some remaining ties with the Chicago area, taking a huge loss on his two-bedroom condo in...
| Jul 30, 2010
Chicago Blackhawks right winger Marian Hossa has paid $2.35 million for a three-bedroom, 3,940-square-foot condo unit in a Streeterville high-rise.
Last summer, the NHL veteran Hossa, 31, joined the Blackhawks when he signed a 12-year $62.8 million...
| Aug 8, 2008
As home buyers, Nina Patel and Shari Hagedorn have strikingly different profiles.
Patel, 25 and single, relocated from Boston last fall to work as a pharmacist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Hagedorn, 62 and a longtime Chicago suburbanite, is a...
| Aug 10, 2009
| 9:50 AM
(WGN-AM)- Dozens of surgeries are being delayed or rescheduled at Northwestern Memorial Hospital this morning after what the medical center called a "ventilation outage" in the operating room area at the Feinberg Pavilion of the main hospital downtown,...
| Jun 20, 2007
As best I can tell, there currently are about 59 Americans, out of a population of more than 300 million, whose parents decided, out of the infinite universe of possible name combinations, to call us Howard Witt.
Sadly, 40 others of us are dead,...
| Jan 7, 2010
Kenneth Griffin and his wife, Anne, will give $16 million to the new Children's Memorial Hospital to establish an emergency care center that will be named after the hedge fund managers.
The Kenneth and Anne Griffin Foundation's commitment, disclosed...
| Feb 7, 2010
We emerged out of the predawn darkness, an assortment of not-yet-caffeinated people toting ski clothes and Starbucks cups. Precisely at the scheduled time of 6:15 a.m., a coach bus pulled up, its cushy seats promising a fine nap. At 6:30 we were off,...
| May 6, 2010
Blogging moms and nutritionists are criticizing a new formula for toddlers that comes in chocolate and vanilla flavors as an early start to obesity.
"Is it really a good idea to get our kids hooked on all things chocolate at the same time they're...
| Jul 10, 2005
Glass is in. Concrete and brick are out.
Modern is in. Traditional is out.
Those are the guiding lights of Chicago's leading architects who are competing informally to design unique skyscrapers for a glitzy new neighborhood.
Their entries in what...