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Chicago Property Taxes Should Have Gone Up This Year, Ald. Pawar Says

The city needs to "bite the bullet" and deal with its pension crisis, Pawar said at budget town hall.

Lincoln Park »

Rahm Defends CTA Screening for Explosives, Saying, 'The World Is Different'

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he expected the screenings to be done with "sensitivity."

Rogers Park »

Red Line Trains to Bypass Rogers Park, Edgewater Stations This Weekend

Most of the major disruptions are scheduled for the early morning hours Saturday.

Lincoln Square »

Survey Shows Riders Want No. 11 Bus Back, CTA Stands Behind Cutting Route

Survey results show riders reject the CTA's claim that the Brown Line is a substitute for bus service.

Logan Square »

Photos Show Progress at CTA California Station Ahead of Opening Next Month

The California Blue Line station opened for service in 1895 and will reopen after repairs on Oct. 16.

Chatham »

Woman Swings Hammer at Other Riders on CTA Bus, Witnesses Say

One woman, along with her alleged attacker, were taken to Jackson Park Hospital.

Albany Park »

Mell Urges Residents to Attend Court Hearings in Alleged Machete Attack

Ald. Deb Mell plans to attend the court hearings related to this week's brutal Kedzie Brown Line attack.

Back of the Yards »

Orange Line Train Hits, Kills Teen, Officials Say

A 17-year-old girl was killed Tuesday after being hit by an Orange Line train, authorities said.

Logan Square »

California Blue Line Station Closed for the Next Six Weeks

The California Blue Line Station will close for 42 days beginning Thursday, CTA officials said.

Logan Square »

California Blue Line Station To Close This Week, Will Reopen in October

The California Blue Line Station will close for 42 days beginning Sept. 4, CTA officials said.

Lakeview »

Do You Know Enough About the Belmont Bypass? Ballot Question Asks

Some Lakeview ballots on Nov. 4 will feature a question on the proposed Belmont Bypass.

Ravenswood Manor »

Quirky Side of Ravenswood Manor Shines During Tour of Neighborhood 'Gems'

A walking tour of Ravenswood Manor highlighted the neighborhood's unusual architecture.

Rogers Park »

Tours of Empty CTA Retail Spaces, Including 55-Square-Foot Spot, Announced

The September tours will feature spots in stations from Rogers Park to Downtown.

Logan Square »

CTA Announces Blue Line Closures In Logan Square, Wicker Park

Service between the Damen and Logan Square stations will stop from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Monday.

Lincoln Square »

No Brown Line Service From Western to Kimball This Weekend

Rail service will be suspended between Western and Kimball and replaced by shuttle buses this weekend.