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O'Hare »

O'Hare International Terminal's Luxury Rehab Unveiled

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin unveiled the $26 million project Friday morning.

River North »

Navy Pier Flyover Construction to Begin, Ease Congestion on Lakefront Path

Sen. Dick Durbin on Tuesday compared biking there now to riding bumper cars.

Near West Side »

New Road Home Program at Rush University Medical Center to Aid Veterans

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin praised the opening of the new center Friday.

Uptown »

CTA Seeks Federal Funding for 'Complete Overhaul' of Red, Purple Lines

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the funds would pay to rehab tracks north of Belmont.

Pilsen »

Rahm Emanuel to Fast for 24 Hours in Support of Immigration Reform

The mayor will join the protest in solidarity with Fast for Families.

Chicago Lawn »

Biden Heralds Chicago's First New Domestic Violence Shelter in a Decade

The two-story WINGS Metro facility plans to open by the end of summer 2014.

Rogers Park »

Pols Unveil $17 Million Renovation of Loyola 'L' Station

Alongside Mayor Emanuel, Ald. Joe Moore said the station before its rehab was an "embarrassment."

Downtown »

Red Line Reopening: 'Almost Perfect'

Officials said the massive project went smoothly. Commuters bemoaned the loss of the free shuttle buses.

Edgebrook »

O'Hare's New Runway Opens as Officials Promise Progress on Noise Issues

Opening O'Hare's new runway, Mayor Rahm Emanuel pointed to Midway Airport as an example of success.

Washington Park »

CTA Set to Unveil 'Faster, Smoother, Better' Red Line on South Side

Elected officials and media rode trains Thursday morning after a five-month closure of the line.

Edgewater »

Neighbors Want Boardwalk to Link Edgewater, Rogers Park

The project would extend the lakefront bike path about a mile to Loyola University's campus.

Douglas »

Hadiya Pendleton's Parents Push for Federal Gun-Trafficking Bill

Measure would toughen penalty on 'straw purchasers' who re-sell guns to criminals.

Kenwood »

Obama Urges Vote on Bill Named After Hadiya Pendleton

At a signing ceremony for another bill, Obama says families of violence "really do deserve a vote."

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