Folk singer Steve Goodman grew up going to Cubs games, and this diehard fan had a lifelong goal—to write a hit song about baseball.
With less traffic on the roads and some businesses shut, one Curious Citizen wonders if the air we’re breathing is any cleaner.
Are dogs and cats susceptible to the virus? Can they get it from their owner? We answer key questions about pets and COVID-19.
We answer your outdoor safety questions, like, Can I pet someone’s dog during a walk? Can I still play soccer?
We answer your urgent eating-related questions, like, How safe is it to shop at the grocery store? Can the virus be transmitted through food?
Chicago is geographically in the Midwest. But many people believe that being “Midwestern” is something else entirely.
Dispensaries opened as early as state law allows, giving patrons what they’ve waited for: legal marijuana.
To explore the mysteries of Chicago’s rodents, Curious City took a rat safari, interviewed experts and turned your stories into a zine.
Bruce Graham and Fazlur Khan changed the way architects and engineers thought about the structure of the modern skyscraper.
The story of Irish-American draft resisters, African-Americans who defied the odds to fight, and women who found ways to support the war.