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View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 WGN TV If needed, suburban police asked to volunteer to help Chicago https://wgntv.com/news/chicago-news/if-needed-suburban-police-asked-to-volunteer-to-help-chicago/ CHICAGO — Illinois State Police and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency are making plans to send additional law enforcement personnel to Chicago in the event a shortage of city police officers leads to dangerous situations. WGN Investigates has learned a coordinator from the Illinois Law Enforcement Alarm System (ILEAS) sent ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 WGN TV Black Friday 2021 deals already? These retailers say yes https://wgntv.com/news/trending/black-friday-2021-deals-already-these-retailers-say-yes/ ( [ WJW ][5] ) — While Christmas is still more than two months away, retailers across the country want you to start thinking about the holiday season, and more specifically [ Black Friday. ][6] This week, big box stores announced their deals for the unofficial holiday that arrives right ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 WGN TV Wine shortage could result from supply chain issue, winery exec says https://wgntv.com/news/wine-shortage-could-result-from-supply-chain-issue-winery-exec-says/ ( [ NewsNation Now ][2] ) — If reading about potential holiday shortages has you reaching for a glass of wine, you may want to think about conserving. A glass bottle crunch is leading to a squeeze on wine output, one winery logistics manager told NewsNation. Mike Eaton, vice president ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 WGN TV Chicago Sky celebration to kick off Tuesday morning https://wgntv.com/sports/chicago-sky/chicago-sky-celebration-to-kick-off-tuesday-morning/ CHICAGO — The celebration in honor of the Chicago Sky’s big win will kick off Tuesday morning. The city is hosting a celebration for the WNBA champions at Millennium Park with a parade beginning at Wintrust Arena and ending at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion for a rally slated to begin ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 NBC Local Illinois Coronavirus Updates: CPD Vaccinations, Chicago Mask Mandate, Colin Powell https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/coronavirus/illinois-coronavirus-updates-cpd-vaccinations-chicago-mask-mandate-colin-powell/2644015/ Concerns over police staffing continue this week as a vaccine mandate showdown between the city and some officers continues, with those not complying with the mandate now being placed on unpaid status. Meanwhile, local experts say Colin Powell's breakthrough COVID death serves as a reminder of the importance for boosters, ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 NBC Local 2 Killed, 6 Wounded by Gunfire in Chicago Monday https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/2-killed-6-wounded-by-gunfire-in-chicago-monday/2644037/ Two people were killed and six others — including a Chicago police officer — were wounded by gunfire in Chicago Monday. * The officer was shot in the face about 3:30 p.m. after an altercation broke out inside an Ulta Beauty store in the [ 1000 block of West North ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Fox Chicago 2 killed, 6 wounded, in shootings Monday in Chicago http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/2-killed-6-wounded-in-shootings-monday-in-chicago #### Chicago aldermen discuss shootings, carjackings In a city with a bad rep for violence, there is no debate it is a serious problem in Chicago. ** CHICAGO ** \- Two people were killed, and six others were wounded in a shootings Monday in Chicago, including a 37-year-old man who ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Fox Chicago Walmart announces 2021 Black Friday shopping plans: Here's what you need to know http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/walmart-announces-2021-black-friday-shopping-plans-heres-what-you-need-to-know #### Black Friday 2020 saw record sales online Black Friday shoppers in the U.S. spent a record $9 billion this year, despite concerns of surging COVID-19 cases across the U.S., according to data from Adobe Analytics and FOX News. [ Walmart ][10] is incentivizing shoppers to sign up for its ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Fox Chicago Man robbed at gunpoint in Noble Square http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/man-robbed-at-gunpoint-in-noble-square #### Chicago aldermen discuss shootings, carjackings In a city with a bad rep for violence, there is no debate it is a serious problem in Chicago. ** CHICAGO ** \- A man was robbed at gunpoint Sunday night in the [ Noble Square ][8] neighborhood. The 26-year-old was walking away ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Fox Chicago Jan. 6 panel plans Steve Bannon contempt vote as Trump sues over probe http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/jan-6-panel-plans-steve-bannon-contempt-vote-as-trump-sues-over-probe #### Timeline: Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot A timeline of what transpired during the deadly Capitol riot on Jan. 6. ** WASHINGTON ** \- A House committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is moving swiftly Tuesday to hold at least one of Donald Trump's allies in contempt ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Fox Chicago Police warn Northwest Side residents of recent armed robberies http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/police-warn-northwest-side-residents-of-recent-armed-robberies #### Chicago aldermen discuss shootings, carjackings In a city with a bad rep for violence, there is no debate it is a serious problem in Chicago. ** CHICAGO ** \- Chicago police are warning the public about an armed robber who is targeting people in Northwest Side neighborhoods. In each ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Crains Is Willis Tower worth $1.24 billion? Fritz Kaegi thinks so. http://www.chicagobusiness.com/commercial-real-estate/cook-county-assessor-fritz-kaegi-hikes-assessments-willis-tower-aon-center The owners of some of the biggest and best-known high-rises in downtown Chicago received unpleasant, but not unexpected, news in the mail this month: Their assessments shot up this year, potentially setting the stage for big property tax hikes in 2022. Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi estimated the market value ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Crains Behind Chicago's commercial property dealings: Crain's Daily Gist podcast http://www.chicagobusiness.com/crains-daily-gist/behind-chicagos-commercial-property-deals _ ** Click here to subscribe to Crain's Daily Gist on [ iTunes, ][2] [ Spotify ][3] and [ Stitcher ][4] ! Want to listen on your smart speaker? [ Click here to learn how. ][5] ** _ Apartments and warehouses are driving local commercial property sales, but, as Crain’s ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Crains Kenilworth mansion quietly offered for record $14 million http://www.chicagobusiness.com/residential-real-estate/kenilworth-lakefront-mansion-sale A lakefront Kenilworth mansion is being quietly shopped around at an asking price of $14 million. If the home, on Sheridan Road, sells somewhere near that price, it would set a record for Kenilworth, topping the $11.75 million sale last year of a newly built mansion and leaping ahead of ...
View Article 7:01 a.m. October 19, 2021 Crains Duncan could clarify mayoral intentions in speech today http://www.chicagobusiness.com/greg-hinz-politics/arne-duncan-could-clarify-run-chicago-mayor-today Arne Duncan may or may not be getting ready to run for mayor against Lori Lightfoot in 2022. It depends on whom you talk to. But, if he wants to drop some hints, the former Chicago Public Schools CEO, who later served as secretary of the U.S. Department of Education, ...
View Article 7 a.m. October 19, 2021 Chicago Sun-Times ‘Smoke and Mirrors’: Meet the adorable guy who makes horrible looks https://chicago.suntimes.com/movies-and-tv/2021/10/19/22732748/smoke-mirrors-review-tom-savini-documentary You might recognize Tom Savini from his roles in films such as “Django Unchained” and “Machete” or most memorably in the Robert Rodriguez/Quentin Tarantino collaboration “From Dusk till Dawn” (1996), in which Savini was nothing short of fantastic as “Sex Machine,” a biker with a codpiece revolver who is eventually ...
View Article 7 a.m. October 19, 2021 Chicago Sun-Times Dear Abby: Should I tell my ex that someone raped me during our marriage? https://chicago.suntimes.com/2021/10/19/22733449/dear-abby-should-i-tell-my-ex-that-someone-raped-me-during-our-marriage ** DEAR ABBY: ** Thirty-five years ago I was raped by a stranger. He told me he would kill me if I ever told anyone. I never told my husband (now ex-), mostly because I was afraid if I did he would never touch me again. So I lived with ...
View Article 7 a.m. October 19, 2021 Chicago Sun-Times Man shot in East Chatham by gunman wearing clown mask and white latex gloves https://chicago.suntimes.com/crime/2021/10/19/22734239/man-shot-in-east-chatham-by-gunman-wearing-clown-mask-and-white-latex-gloves A man wearing a clown mask and white latex gloves walked up to another man in East Chatham and shot him in the leg early Tuesday. The attack happened around 4 a.m. in the 900 block of East 83rd Street, police said. The victim, 34, was driven by a friend ...
View Article 7 a.m. October 19, 2021 Chicago Reader Orquesta Akokán combine a brassy big-band feel with the dynamics of Cuban music https://chicagoreader.com/music/orquesta-akokan-cuban-music/ [ Orquesta Akokán ][91] , a big band with members split between New York and Cuba, are a musical catchall for culture, history, and genre. These players have worked with Chucho Valdés, Irakere, Los Van Van, and other historically hefty groups, and in Akokán they traffic in vivid music that ...
View Article 7 a.m. October 19, 2021 Chicago Reader Two priests, a rabbi, and the Sex Pig https://chicagoreader.com/news-politics/two-priests-a-rabbi-and-the-sex-pig/ “N ice work, but you’re not ready,” [ Bob McCamant ][1] declared, after flipping through the portfolio of 16-by-20-inch black-and-white prints I had spent many darkroom hours creating. We sat in his office at _ Reader _ headquarters on Illinois Street, in 1986, the year I graduated from Columbia College. ...