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Google Could Buy Thompson Center, Report Says

It's the latest twist for the famed building, which opened in 1985 and has been used for governmental offices — but which has faced costly infrastructure issues.


Google Adding 10,000 Jobs This Year, Including Some In Chicago

Google already has 1,400 workers in Chicago.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Chance The Rapper Enlists Chicago Children’s Choir For Inauguration Night Performance On ‘The Late Show’

Chance The Rapper and Peter CottonTale join other Chicago artists for a performance airing on Stephen Colbert's inauguration night TV special.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Google Employees Will Keep Working From Home Until At Least Fall Due To Coronavirus Concerns

The tech giant's Midwest headquarters is in Fulton Market. When offices reopen, Google plans to adopt a “flexible workweek” with employees working from the office three days a week.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Google Tells Its Employees To Work From Home For 1 Month Amid Coronavirus Fears

The company is recommending all of its North American employees work remotely through April 10.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Chance The Rapper’s New Music Video Game For ‘I Love You So Much’ Was Designed By South Side Students

Rather than drop a music video for the single, Chance the Rapper's charity SocialWorks released a video game coded and designed by South Side students.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Google Plans To Hire ‘Hundreds’ In Chicago This Year

“I look forward to seeing the company continue to grow in Chicago for years to come," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Google Adding More Office Space In Fulton Market To Accommodate 1,000 Employees

Google will lease six floors in Sterling Bay's 210 N. Carpenter St. office building to help house its growing staff.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

A Google Retail Store on Randolph Street Could Attract Tourists, Hopeful Alderman Says

Ald. Walter Burnett offered his support following reports the tech giant was nearing a lease for a retail store between 845 and 853 W. Randolph St. in the West Loop.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop