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North Center »

Having Cancer Hasn't Stopped Chicagoan From Being a 'Badass'

Emily Crabtree leads a swimming team that's raised more than $12,000 for Rush University Cancer Center.

Lincoln Park »

Divvy Discounts Coming for College Students

Annual Divvy memberships will cost colleges students only $55, instead of the usual $75.

River West »

Goose Island Nightclub Shooting Injures One

A 24-year-old man was hospitalized after he was shot in the chest at the Hearts nightclub Tuesday.

Grand Boulevard »

Local Businesses Could Get More City, University Work Under New Programs

The new programs will help mom-and-pop shops get contracts with the city's largest institutions.

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.

Near West Side »

Rush Patient Receives Giant Message in Snow: 'HI MOM GOD BLESS U!'

The words were formed on the snow-covered roof of a nearby parking garage.

Downtown »

Chicago Blood Shortage: Medical District Struggles to Maintain Supply

Near West Side hospitals and city blood banks are low on blood due to severe cold weather.

Medical District »

Car Crashes, Falls on Ice Send Some to Medical District

No major weather-related injuries were reported by Near West Side hospitals as of Monday afternoon.

West Loop »

New Vertiport for Helicopters in Medical District Advanced by Mayor

The helipad will speed up emergency medical access and corporate travel to and from the city's airports.

University Village »

Rush Medical Center Named a LGBT Leader

Health care for gay, lesbian and transgender people requires special attention, advocates say.

Near West Side »

During Hospital's Humor Week, 'Nacho Cheese' Just What Doctor Ordered

Therapeutic Humor Week kicked off at Rush Medical Center with jokes provided by Chicago students.

Heart of Chicago »

'Nice Kid' Who Loved Soccer Killed in Weekend Shooting

Oscar Marquez, 17, was killed and his older cousin was wounded in a Saturday shooting on the West Side.