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Here’s What An Overhauled Museum Campus Would Look Like To Keep The Bears (Dome Not Included)

Recommendations include upgrades to Soldier Field, increased accessibility to various portions of the campus and restoring Northerly Island.

Downtown

CPS Students Can Learn About Trades At 3-Day Career Fair At McCormick Place

More than 50 local employers, trade unions and workforce agencies will be represented at the fair, which runs Tuesday-Thursday.

Citywide

Interested In Taxidermy And Other Creepy Collectibles? The Oddities & Curiosities Expo Is This Weekend

The expo will have creepy clothing, odd jewelry, skulls, antiques and even a taxidermy class.

Downtown

Up To 200 Birds A Night Die Crashing Into McCormick Place Windows. Turning Off Half The Lights Could Save Them, Study Finds

A new study shows birds are attracted to lit windows — which results in deadly collisions. Turning off half the lights at McCormick Place could result in a nearly 60 percent drop in birds crashing, Field Museum researchers found.

Downtown

Coronavirus In Chicago: McCormick Place ‘Field Hospital’ Built In Just 5 Days

The original lakefront convention center is being turned into a hospital with 3,000 beds.

Downtown