To draw attention to this weekend’s C2E2 Expo at McCormick Place, a trio of costumed characters walked around downtown, trying to get on ABC7 at the end of a broadcast. Westley Alton as Spiderman, Nathaniel Weary as the Green Hornet and Robert Kordelewski as Batman take a selfie while they wait. | Richard A. Chapman/Chicago
We spiced up the EPA’s list of environmental tips with the cutest endangered animals Chicago has to offer.
The tornado that blasted through Oak Lawn late in the afternoon of April 21, 1967 was one of at least 10 twisters that struck northeastern Illinois that day. Three of those tornadoes were classified as F4s, which means they had winds of at least 166 MPH. The aftermath was devastating. A total of 32 people
On Saturday, a 100-ton, century-old bridge that previously spanned Ashland Avenue was moved across Wicker Park and reinstalled at Western Avenue as part of the Bloomingdale Trail project. The bridge relocation is part of the fourth stage of bridge improvements related to the Bloomingdale Trail construction, the centerpiece of The 606 rail-to-trails project. And while