Mayor Lori Lightfoot had her first extensive public schedule Thursday, hitting stops all over the city and bringing together all of the big agency heads to prepare to combat violence over the Memorial Day weekend.
Emily Graslie, the Field Museum's Chief Curiosity Correspondent, is making a show with us exploring the fossils and incredible geology of the Northern Plains region where she grew up.
Find twenty of the best vacation destinations within driving distance of Chicago – whether you seek stunning hiking trails, wild water parks, tranquil beaches, or just a quick escape from the city.
Pauletti was a working pianist in Chicago for more than 75 years. As a solo act, she played and sang in restaurants, nightclubs and hotels throughout the area.
If your family includes an imaginary friend, you are in good company — in more way than one. Nearly half of young children in the U.S. have an imaginary companion, and many children in other countries do, too.
An easy way to double your contribution to WTTW is through employee giving programs. Many corporations match employee donations. If you volunteer with us, they may also provide us a grant to recognize your support.