A concrete Cadillac goes for a spin. We look at the restoration of this unusual work of art–and how it cemented its reputation.
Sharon Fairley, the head of the city's Independent Police Review Authority, is here to talk about the new police oversight agency set to replace it.
In conjunction with “Tattoo,” the museum's latest exhibition on the history of the tattoo which opens Friday, it has opened a pop-up shop. Learn more.
SUPES Academy CEO Gary Solomon pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud in federal court Tuesday, opening the door for co-defendants Tom Vranas and Barbara Byrd-Bennett to be sentenced for their bribery scheme.
U of C Research Provided ‘Blueprint’ for Study
A paralyzed man is able to experience the sense of touch through the use of a robotic arm controlled by his brain. The breakthrough was made possible, in part, by years of research by a University of Chicago professor.
The Grammy Award-winning ensemble Eighth Blackbird performs this weekend at the Arts Club of Chicago. We hear from them in conversation and performance.
Chicago’s 606 trail is only a little over a year old and already there is an ambitious proposal to extend it.
The city narrowly missed a massive teachers’ strike last week, but another is brewing for parents at a major charter school operator.
Illinois students are outpacing the U.S. average, while Chicago Public Schools says its graduation rate is growing at three times the national rate.
Immigrant and refugee women find joy, companionship and healing in knitting. Jay Shefsky takes us to their workshop.
It's time to harvest the last of the summer crops in the WTTW garden before the first frost.
A new book gives the inside scoop on some of Chicago’s most beautiful buildings.
Just what genre is the new movie about House Speaker Michael Madigan? Hear what viewers had to say when we read feedback from the Chicago Tonight website, and our Facebook and Twitter pages.