A carpenter puts the finishing touches on a soon-to-be occupied Supervisor's Booth on the northbound CTA Damen "L" platform. Alisa Hauser

It’s Not A Pizza Oven… That Metal Box On The CTA Damen Platform Will Be An Office

The booths are more frequently seen at busier stations, a CTA rail supervisor said.

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Police Warn Residents After 3 Garage Break-Ins In Little Village

The most recent burglary happened Saturday in the 2600 block of South Millard Avenue, police said.

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18-Story Tower Would Bring More Offices To Fulton Market Gateway, But Neighbors Concerned About Traffic, Safety

A Rascal Flatts-themed restaurant was planned in the 800 W. Fulton Market tower at the old Mid nightclub and Isaacson & Stein Fish sites, but that plan has been scrapped, the developer said.

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Chicago Spent More Than $113 Million On Police Misconduct Lawsuits In 2018

CHICAGO REPORTER: The amount paid out for police misconduct in 2018 is more than the city has paid in any year since at least 2011.