Category: Around Chicago

Home Alone house

Chicago homes that have appeared in famous movies

It’s been about a year now since Curbed reported that the famous Ferrari house from the 1986 classic Ferris Bueller’s Day Off had finally sold after going on and off the market …

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calvin lincoln park zoo

Polar bear will get new digs at the Lincoln Park Zoo

A new enclosure at the Lincoln Park Zoo will house Anana the Polar Bear and the African penguins.

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Pete Fordham Chicago infrastructure

Public-private venture to benefit Chicago infrastructure

CityWorks hopes to improve Chicago infrastructure by implementing six to eight new projects.

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Chairs for Charity

Photo essay: Chairs for Charity 2015 recap

Nicholas had some fun trying out the furniture at this year's Chairs for Charity event!

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Greektown Parade

Celebrate Greektown at Chicago’s Greek Independence Parade

This Sunday, head to Chicago's Greektown to celebrate all things Greek at the Greek Independence Parade.

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Ken Lund chicago road construction

Chicago road construction poised to snarl traffic

You know the old saying? There are only two seasons here: winter and Chicago road construction. Well, winter's almost over!

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cdelmoral trump tower

Most expensive Chicago real estate in 2014

Of the six most expensive Chicago real estate transactions last year, two-thirds were luxury condos.

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Monika Thorpe Sears Tower

Former Sears Tower for sale again: $1.5B asking price

Iconic Sears Tower for sale again; could set a new record for commercial real estate.

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Aurimas Wabash Ave

Downtown news: Loop Alliance proposes ideas for Wabash makeover

Alongside the new Washington and Wabash El station, the Loop Alliance is looking for ways to achieve a much-needed Wabash makeover.

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