Day 4: Chicago Teachers Strike

October 20, 2019 Editor 0

Sunday marks the fourth day of the strike and both sides are expected to head back to the bargaining table. Both sides say there’s been some improvement, however, it seems there is still more work to be

3rd Day of Chicago Teachers Union Strike

October 19, 2019 Editor 0

The Chicago Teachers Union and the city will head back to the bargaining table Saturday as the union is now entering day three of its strike. NBC 5’s Lisa Chavarria has the latest details.

Tech Trends: Giving Parents ‘Me Time’

October 19, 2019 Editor 0

NBC 5’s Charlie Wojciechowski has the details on a Chicago-based website the opportunity to give parents in the area a flexible childcare solution while they have some ‘Me Time,’ to get stuff done.

Family of Woman Who Died of Legionnaires’ Sues Hospital

October 18, 2019 Editor 0

The family of a 35-year-old woman who died after contracting Legionnaires’ disease at Northwestern Memorial Hospital filed a lawsuit against the Chicago hospital on Friday.Carol Ruiz, of Cypress, Texas,… Photo Credit: The Law Offices of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard

Settlement Negotiations Continue in Hastert Case

October 18, 2019 Editor 0

The case involves a demand by Hastert’s original accuser that the former speaker pay $1.8 million in hush money which he says he is still owed. If a settlement is not reached, the trial is set for next… Photo Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images

Trubisky Expected to Play for Bears vs. Saints

October 18, 2019 Editor 0

The Chicago Bears will likely have Mitchell Trubisky back on the field Sunday for their game against the New Orleans Saints, but their opponent was far less fortunate on the injury front. Photo Credit: Getty Images

Lightfoot Proposes Tax Hike on Downtown, Single Ride-Shares

October 18, 2019 Editor 0

Uber and Lyft rides in Chicago may soon be more expensive.Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday announced a proposal to increase taxes on single rides with ride-share companies, as well as rides that begin or end in… Photo Credit: Allison Zaucha/Bloomberg via Getty Images