Metra Is Offering Free Rides To Children This SummerChildren will be able to ride Metra for free all summer long.
Chicago's Free Museum Days This SummerConsidering Chicago has the best museums in the world, one of the biggest mistakes you can make is to NOT VISIT THEM! Especially if you live in the area.
Len & Lin Announce the Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit Concert [Listen]"Today it's really about the rock n roll part of Len & Lin, because the Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert returns to Metro."
Judge Blocks Trump Defunding Of Sanctuary Cities - News With Mary DixonA federal judge says President Trump can't withhold money from sanctuary cities like Chicago ... Federal judge William Orrick has ruled that the order unconstitutionally infringes on the rights of local governments. Trump's tweeted "See you in the Supreme Court!" and complaints about the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals -- Judge Orrick sits on the lower US district court in San Francisco ... President Trump is expected to take the wraps off his big tax reform plan today. White House officials say it will call for lowering corporate tax rates from 35% to 15% ... The president is slapping heavy duties on lumber imported from Canada ... Senators go to the White House today for a briefing on the North Korea crisis ... The Tribune counts more than one-thousand people caught in gunfire in the city so far this year ... Chicago's theater community is mourning the death of one of the guiding voices at Steppenwolf. Martha Lavey was the North Side theater company's artistic director for more than 20 years ... The Cubs won in Pittsburgh. The White Sox won at home. The Bulls are in Boston for Game 5 in the first round playoffs ... There's a pretty good chance of showers and thunderstorms by this afternoon, with high temperatures in the low-70s.
Free Summer Movies In Millennium Park Returns With Excellent Film LineupEach film will be screened Tuesday nights at 6:30 PM at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
Your Guide To Free Summer Music Festivals In Chicagoooking for something to do during the beautiful Chicago summer that won't cost a dime? Here's a guide to some of the city's free music festivals.
Ticket For Toking - XRT's Pot Smokin' PlaylistWith the news of legislation legalizing recreational marijuana in Illinois being submitted to the general assembly, let's review some smoky numbers that stoked the fires of our imagination:
JUST ANNOUNCED: All 2017 Chicago Summer Festivals & EventsSure we just had a lot of snow fall, but that doesn't mean it's too early to think about summer!
VIDEO: It's Snowing Like Crazy Outside The XRT Studio!The snow has created near white-out conditions at points throughout the day today!
Find Out When Chicago's Snow Plows Are Coming To Your StreetIt's snowing!
Lin Brehmer's Favorite Memory Of Chicago's South Side Irish Parade"HEEEYYYY BREHMER"
St. Patrick's Weekend Do's & Don'tsSome of the behavior exhibited on St. Patrick's Day (and the weekend leading up to it) can be suspect, so as a reminder here are a few things that you should, and more importantly, shouldn't do.