Chicago newcomer Alex Zielonko created the free iPhone app after falling asleep a few times on the "L."
Daniel Ebel joins the movement of civic-minded Web developers in Chicago who code for the people.
Mark Thomas, who is running for alderman, started the petition but he said it's not about the election.
The pedal-powered bars operate in 30 other cities, but can't secure a business license here.
Business owners say free Sunday parking has reduced turnover, and are waiting for the city to act.Read More »
Reuben Norris, 78, is still going strong after 41 years officiating high school, college and pro games.Read More »
Chicago newcomer Alex Zielonko created the free iPhone app after falling asleep a few times on the...Read More »
Crews shot the death of a drug dealer on Monday for the show from the creators of "Law and Order."Read More »
Friends of Hector Avalos erected the white bicycle in his memory and as a reminder to drivers.Read More »
An 18-year-old was shot multiple times in his chest, police said.Read More »
Ald. Tim Cullerton (38th) said the camera has already reduced the speed of cars along Irving Park Road.Read More »
Katherine Anne Confections recruited bartender Danny Shapiro for its monthly truffle collaboration.Read More »
Parents, students and teachers demanded TIF funds, an elected school board and a moratorium on charters.Read More »
"The reality check is seeing the aisles become empty," a worker said. The store will close Dec. 28.Read More »
The NFL commissioner spoke about Ditka on the day the Bears were to retire his number.Read More »
A Monday rally at St. Sabina Church was attended by 100 youths looking for job opportunities.Read More »
A Chicago entrepreneur has launched a service that takes teddy bears on a tour of the city's landmarks.Read More »
But a joint City Council committee advanced new restrictions on flavored cigarettes, especially menthols.Read More »
The Urban Wildlife Institute's camera trap program has led to discoveries about Chicago wildlife.Read More »
The problems at Sun Wah were corrected after 50 live roaches were found there last week, the city said.Read More »
The new River North superstore closed Monday to restock shelves after a "wildly successful weekend."Read More »