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  • Video: Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood is seeing a rebirth that builds on the history of the community

    Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood was once called the “perfect community.” From its origins as a planned company town, its designation as a national monument by President Obama, and its ongoing rebirth, residents and businesses are continuing the traditions and honoring the history of the community while they look to the future.

  • 112-year-old Sox fan attends first game

    A 112-year-old Lansing man got the birthday gift of a lifetime today. The White Sox gave CP Crawford a premium seat to today’s game, lounge access and a meet-and-greet with former Sox first baseman Mike Squires. WGN’s Pam Jones has more.  

  • Video: Weekend Warning – Shamrock Shuffle Edition

    The 40th Annual Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is this weekend, and that means traffic and parking restrictions. As always, regardless of where your plans will be taking you, the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays as you drive around Chicago.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Edition

    It’s St. Patrick’s Day Weekend, and public transportation may be your best option to get to the parades and other fun. But, as always, if you are driving, the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – On Ice

    After a winter with a lot of unwanted ice, time is running out to enjoy some ice many people do want – the skating ribbon at Maggie Daley Park. Whatever your plans may be this weekend, remember that the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays as you navigate area roads.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – Warm enough to enjoy the cold

    Spring weather will be here soon, trust us. But, until then, at least this weekend won’t be bitterly cold and offers an opportunity to enjoy the winter weather at the Chicago Park District’s Polar Adventure Days. Whatever your plans are, remember that the Traffix Chicago App can help you avoid delays as you travel.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – There’s more snow in the forecast edition

    There will be free train rides this weekend, plus the Auto Show and it’s Chicago Black Restaurant Week and Ramenfest. But, and don’t tell us we didn’t warn you, there’s MORE SNOW IN THE FORECAST! Whatever your plans, the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays as you drive.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – Protect your car battery

    Don’t let what happened to Pam Jones happen to you. If your car battery is more than three years old and you park outdoors, you may need to plan ahead to avoid a dead battery caused by the frigid weather. Speaking of planning ahead, the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays as you drive to the Auto Show and elsewhere around Chicagoland.

  • Video: Weekend Warning – Big Game Edition

    After the week we’ve had, this seems like a good time for some indoor activities. Conveniently, there’s a big football game on Sunday. There’s also the Fried Chicken & Champagne Fest on Saturday. Whatever your plans, the Traffix Chicago app can help you avoid delays as you drive.

  • Video: Winter Wardrobe – Chicago Style

    WGN Radio’s Pam Jones demonstrates what it takes to combat Chicago’s brutally cold winter weather. She’s up to four layers and the cold still manages to creep in.

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