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Gala Dedicates New Children's Hospital

The Windy City became Tinseltown Friday night when several celebrities were on hand for the opening of the new Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood. more

almost 2 years ago | NBC 5 | Permalink

Axelrod buys $1.7 million Michigan Ave condo

Longtime political strategist David Axelrod, who helped advise President Obama's presidential run in 2008 and is serving as communications director for Obama's re-election campaign, has paid $1.7 million for a four-bedroom, 3,320-square-foot condo unit in a high-rise condo along Michigan Avenue. more

2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Obama adviser Axelrod buys $1.7 million Michigan Avenue condo

President Obama’s campaign strategist David Axelrod has purchased a $1.7 million condo in Water Tower Place. Axelrod, a longtime Streeterville resident, made it clear when he accompanied Obama to Washington that he was a “Chicagoan on assignment” and would be returning home. After what... more

2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Relief ahead for drivers on Congress Parkway

One leg of what many drivers criticize as a completely unnecessary traffic congestion trifecta in Chicago's West Loop is finally about to ease up. more

2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Jordan’s fadeaway long on nostalgia

Michael Jordan is closing the Chicago business office he opened shortly after joining the Bulls nearly three decades ago, one more sign of the basketball icon severing his ties with the city where he gained his fame. By the end of this year, sources... more

2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

The Most "Complex" Wards In Chicago

As Complex Magazine ranks the 25 Douchiest Bars in Chicago, Ward Room investigates the link between frequenting such watering holes and voting for Rahm Emanuel. more

2 years ago | NBC-5 | Permalink

Police Alert Auto Owners Of Break-Ins In River North

Police are warning automobile owners in the River North and Streeterville areas of some break-ins to autos that have occurred over the last month. more

2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

$640M Jackpot Numbers Drawn Tonight

The Mega Millions jackpot is up to record-breaking $640 million and climbing. The winning numbers will be drawn Friday night. One lucky Illinois resident could win it all. more

2 years ago | Fox Chicago | Permalink

Do You Have Mega Millions Fever?

Odds are 1 in 176 million to win the largest jackpot in lotto history. Photo Credit: Getty Images more

2 years ago | NBC 5 | Permalink

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