Showing posts from 2024

Chicago Bears will ask for more than $2B in public assistance for new stadium next to Soldier Field

WGN writer Eli Ong writes a Bears Report ... Bears to ask for over $2 billion in public assistance for new stadium and the replies on X are brutal. "Sources told the Tribune the Bears plan to put forward $2.3 billion in private capital, which would include some financing coming from the National Football League, But the Bears plan will also ask for $2.3 billion in public financing, along with refinancing outstanding debt from previous publicly-financed stadium projects for the Bears at Soldier Field, and the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field." -- Eli Ong/WGN News Eli Ong on X: "Developing story: According to a new report in the @chicagotribune, the Chicago Bears will be unveiling a plan for a new stadium along the lakefront tomorrow that features over $2 billion coming out of the taxpayers' pockets. Story for @WGNNews:" / X Report: Bears to ask for over $2 billion in public assistance for new stadium  - WGN

Two adults killed in hit-and-run rollover, extrication crash at Black Rd and 129th Infantry Dr Joliet

Offender, age 19, crashed and fled after killing two adults about 2:06 a.m. Sunday, February 18, 2024. Driver and passenger in a Chevy Tahoe ran from the scene, leaving a male and female adult to die in the rolled over Chevy Trailblazer. Police discovered the crash and captured the driver, but were unable to capture the passenger. Crash under investigation. Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash Kills 2 Adults Near Black Rd and 129 Infantry Dr in Joliet – Cardinal News 2 dead, teen in custody after Joliet crash – NBC Chicago LIVE TRAFFIC MAP ... 129th Infantry Dr & Black Rd - Google Maps

Robbers followed, targeted victim after visit to bank ATM, robbed her in her parking garage at Dundee Rd and Northgate Pkwy, Wheeling

A victim used an ATM on Lake Cook Road in Wheeling and was followed to her apartment on Dundee Road near Northgate Parkway in Wheeling. She was robbed in the apartment parking garage in a crime categorized as a Strong Arm robbery (she was pushed to the ground). Two offenders followed her in a dark Infinity SUV with no front license plate. Strong Arm Robbery at the Uptown 500 Apartments on Dundee Rd Near Northgate Pkwy, Wheeling – Cardinal News Wheeling robbery: Suspects follow victim home from ATM, violently rob her near home on West Dundee Road, police say - ABC7 Chicago Woman followed home, robbed after leaving ATM in Wheeling - CBS Chicago Chicago area crime: Robbers targeting bank customers, police say – NBC Chicago Wheeling Police and Fire Departments | Facebook  - Strong Arm Robbery Investigation MAP 500 W Dundee Rd - Google Maps ADDITIONAL ... How you know you're being surveilled? Time. Distance. Direction. Facebook  -- Dan Bongino: How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Car

Fatal crash on the Eisenhower Expressway near Oak Park Ave; driver rear-ended parked semi-trailer truck

Illinois State Police and Oak Park firefighters and paramedics responded about 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 15, 2024 to a fatal crash after the driver of 2008 Ford Edge rear-ended a semi that was parked on the shoulder of I-290 around 7:30 p.m. near Oak Park Avenue, according to Illinois State Police. Car slams into back of semi on Eisenhower Expressway - CBS Chicago Car slams into back of truck on Eisenhower Expressway - YouTube  - CBS Chicago Eisenhower Expressway crash: Driver dies after rear-ending semi  - Fox 32 Chicago