An Uber event for drivers at the Museum of Science and Industry was overcrowded, leading to people being turned away after spending hours in traffic to attend, people said.Twitter

Uber Throws Party For Drivers — And It Was A Huge ‘Unorganized Catastrophe,’ Upset Workers Say

Uber said it was thankful for drivers who attended, "however, hundreds more than RSVP’d came and we had to close admission to the event for everyone’s safety ... ."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Albany Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Armed Robbers Steal Cash, Liquor And Cigarettes From Albany Park 7-Eleven, Police Say

Ald. Rossana Rodriguez said robberies have been reported at 7-Elevens in several police districts recently.

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Schwa Alums Opening B.Y.O.B. Homemade Pasta Shop Flour Power In Ukrainian Village

Award-winning chef Wilson Bauer and wife Alice Richter are asking neighbors to help them fund the restaurant's finishing touches via a Kickstarter campaign.

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Amazon To Build 40-Acre Distribution Center In Pullman

Ald. Anthony Beale (9th) said the new $60 million "fulfillment center" will be open by the fall.