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CTA to begin new schedule for Blue Line

Our Urban Times - 1 day 23 hours ago
Date:  Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 New schedules are to go into effect on various lines Sunday,read more


ChillFest in Wicker Park and Bucktown kicks off holiday shopping with a local beat

Our Urban Times - 2 days 17 min ago
Date:  Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 ChillFest's live music will help kickoff the 2017 holiday shopping season during Small Business Saturday in Wicker Park and Bucktown from 2 to 6 p.m., Nov. 25. read more


Automatic Voter Registration law implementation moves forward

Our Urban Times - 2 days 7 hours ago
Date:  Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 Implementation of the new Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) law (Public Act 100-46), signed into law in August 2017, was center stage at the Illinois State Board of Elections' (SBE) Monday hearing.read more


State Board of Elections' tie in withdrawing from Crosscheck database leaves voter registration data at risk

Our Urban Times - 2 days 21 hours ago
Date:  Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 The Illinois Board of Elections, tied in their Monday vote against a motion to withdraw from the Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck database. read more


Survive Thanksgiving Driving: Click It of Ticket

Our Urban Times - 3 days 7 hours ago
Date:  Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 Click It or Ticket is the motto to remember as you head out to drive in Illinois for the Thanksgiving holiday,read more


Beware the flaming turkey!

Our Urban Times - 4 days 1 hour ago
Date:  Monday, November 20th, 2017 More home cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving Day than any other day of the year according, to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). In 2015, fire read more


Carjacking: Logan Square

Our Urban Times - 4 days 4 hours ago
Date:  Monday, November 20th, 2017 A couple sitting in a dark brown 2014 Buick Verano, at approximately 12:35 a.m. today,read more


Two successes one more to go: "In The 'Hood"

Our Urban Times - 6 days 9 hours ago
Date:  Saturday, November 18th, 2017 The In The Hood's heavily attended opening in Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave., on Nov. 10 was followed on Sunday by a crowd at Rick Kogan's story telling session. This Sunday, Nov. 19, 2 to 4 p.m.read more


Two aldermen are co-hosting property valuation workshops

Our Urban Times - 6 days 18 hours ago
Date:  Saturday, November 18th, 2017 With the fast approaching deadline for appealing Cook County property valuation, two "How To Appeal Your Property Tax Assessment" workshops with Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Michael Cabonargi are scheduled on Nov. 29 and 30....


Blue Line service changes through November 22

Our Urban Times - 6 days 22 hours ago
Date:  Friday, November 17th, 2017 Construction at the Illinois Medical District Station on the Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) Blue Line may cause service delays through Nov. 22, read more


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