Babe Ruth's famous "called shot", when he pointed to center field to predict his home run and then knocked it out of the park, was in Wrigley Field in 1932.
April 7 at 8:18 PM
The first Goodyear Blimp was introduced to the world at the White City Amusement Park in Chicago's south side in 1917.
March 28 at 8:03 PM
O'Hare's call letters are ORD because, until 1949, the airport was called Orchard Place.
January 10 at 1:39 PM
The Jardine Water Purification plant - that area just north of Navy Pier - is the largest capacity water treatment plant in the world.
December 22 at 4:01 PM
Chicago boasts over 7 million square feet of green roofs, more than all other US cities combined.
February 11 at 10:21 PM
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