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Lakeview »

Belmont Flyover Plan Puts Us in a 'Condemned Building,' Residents Say

The earliest construction could start is in the spring of 2017, CTA officials told residents.

The Loop »

Woman Sexually Assaulted on Blue Line Train in Loop, Police Say

A 22-year-old woman was inappropriately touched by a man between Jackson and LaSalle stops, police said.

Woodlawn »

Juice Bar Coming to Cottage Grove Stop on Green Line in Woodlawn

The CTA announced two new businesses in Green Line stations run by Woodlawn start-ups.

Oakland »

Use It or Lose It: Ald. Burns Touts Weekend Service on 39 Pershing Bus

The CTA is running a pilot program with weekend bus service on Pershing Road.

Irving Park »

As City Agencies Pass the Buck on Pigeon Poop Problem, Girl Scouts Step Up

But it shouldn't be up to the girls to clean the pigeon poop under Old Irving Park's viaducts, some say.

Bronzeville »

CTA Riders Irked by Escalator Being Turned Off at 35th St. Green Line Stop

Green Line commuters at 35th Street said it's turned off for Sox games ... then isn't turned back on.

The Loop »

Bored on the 'L'? 350 Books Available for Sharing Starting Sunday

The citywide novel-sharing project Books on the L returns Sunday.

Downtown »

POLL: Which CTA Misbehavior Is The Worst?

The CTA is launching a new "courtesy campaign" targeting bad passenger behavior. Which is the worst?

Rogers Park »

'All-Day' CTA Rider Arrested After Two Failed Attempts at Theft, Police Say

A man known as an all-day rider was arrested after allegedly attempting to rob two passengers.

Bronzeville »

Man Hit By Train at 35th Street Red Line Station

The 47-year-old man is listed in critical condition, police said.

West Loop »

Ever Waited Forever for a Bus Only to Have 3 Show Up? CTA Hopes to Fix That

A new CTA system unveiled Monday aims to eliminate "bus gapping" and "bunching.”

Uptown »

CTA To Host Public Meeting On Public Artwork Planned For Wilson Red Line

The meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. May 12 at Brightview Healthcare Centre, 4538 N. Beacon St.

Downtown »

31st St., Lincoln Ave. Bus Advocates Hope To Make Case to New CTA Boss

North Siders, South Siders united to bring back the 31st Street and Lincoln Avenue CTA buses.

Wicker Park »

8 Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Rekia Boyd's family's pledge to fight on, "bum bait" signs, a new "L" stop and more you may have missed.

Downtown »

Mayor Taps Forrest Claypool as Chief of Staff to Start Second Term

CTA President Forrest Claypool previously was a commissioner on the Cook County Board.