Built in 1894, Lincoln Park's "High Bridge" was the site of nearly 100 suicides, earning it the nickname "suicide bridge." The bridge was torn down in 1919.
June 17 at 3:13 PM
The first edition of the Chicago Tribune was published on June 10, 1847. All 400 copies were pressed by hand.
June 10 at 2:23 PM
The oldest house in Chicago was built in 1836. It has been moved twice, and stands today in the Prairie District.
June 4 at 6:01 PM
O'Hare is about 7,627 acres, or 11.25 square miles. That roughly covers the area from the Loop north to Diversey, and west to Humboldt Park.
May 19 at 8:04 PM
O'Hare, as part of its sustainability initiative, is home to over one million bees.
May 17 at 8:41 PM
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