History suggests a Victorian-era prejudice against commercial traffic in Chicago parkways lurks behind a ban against pickup trucks on Lake Shore Drive. Should truck owners worry? And, where can they park, anyway?
The Chicago-area's commuter rail agency is installing hundreds of portable, easy-to-use defibrillators on all of its trains.Metra is only the second major metropolitan transit agency in the country to make the machines available for use in the event a passenger suffers a cardiac arrest.In 2009,
Police issued 60 citations in the first weekend of a crackdown on people who park illegally in disability spaces — and they're not done yet.Secretary of State Jesse White said in a statement Monday the enforcement effort will continue throughout the holiday season at shopping malls statewi