Metra is adding extra service and seating capacity to most of its lines Saturday to accommodate visitors to Chicago’s Magnificent Mile Lights Festival. Schedules for the added Metra service can be found here. Musical performances will be featured at Pioneer Court, 401 N. Michigan, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, followed by a
Kaiser Family Foundation found that more than 475,000 people in Illinois could lose their Affordable Care Act’s insurance tax credits because of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on King v. Burwell.
Find out how the first day of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act — or Obamacare, as it is informally known — went this year in the Chicago-area here. Also, it looks like this was one of the paragraphs that got cut out of my story for space: The federal government said that as
The 2015 open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace starts today.
Chicago Police officers and others arrive at Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Tuesday night after an off-duty narcotics officer was shot and transported there. | Craig M. Newman / Sun-Times Another Chicago cop shot An off-duty Chicago Police officer, a decorated veteran, was shot four times Tuesday night as she tried to intervene in a domestic
Nason Baker salutes the flag during a Veterans Day program at the National Guard Armory in Oxford, Mississippi, on Tuesday. | Bruce Newman/AP Thank you, veterans Chicago turned out with the rest of the country to commemorate our veterans, and Neil Steinberg tells the tale of a love letter that connected a soldier and transcended
When Illinois residents are able to shop for 2015 health insurance plans through President Obama’s health care law, they should expect to see prices increase slightly or drop slightly for many of the plans, compared to what they paid last year, the state government said Friday. But in the Chicago-area, consumers will see some plans increase as much 10 percent to 15 percent more than they did last year.
For the second time in three months, a citizens group called Thursday for the resignation of the chair of the O’Hare noise commission. The Fair Allocation in Runways coalition, or FAIR, cited widespread support in Chicago and the suburbs for anti-noise referendums this week in urging the resignation of O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission chair Arlene