Remembering 9/11

How 9/11 impacted Chicagoans. (Photo/Wikimedia Commons)


Data visualizations and infographics about Chicago news. (Photo/Wikimedia Commons)

Gun Violence

Storify of weekend shootings, homicides. (Photo/Alex Wroblewski)

The Red Line Project: Read more about the site.

CTA Crime Maps: Search maps of various crimes near CTA lines and stations.
Chicago Marathon 2013: Full coverage of the 2013 race. (Photo/Brianna Kelly)
Chicago Stumbler: The Tumblr blog features some of the city's worst sidewalks. Story
Gov. Pat Quinn Photo

First Stop: Election 2014

Tracking the 2014 Illinois Midterm Elections

After one of the lowest voter turnouts for a primary, the Illinois governor's race is already the costliest in state history. Our Data/Chicago team analyzes the key races and issues. 

Photo: Gov. Pat Quinn, who is trailing in the polls. (Photo/Emily Brosious)

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9/11 Memorial New York Photo

Second Stop: Remembering 9/11

10 Remember 9/11: Impact on Chicagoans

We've updated our annual 9/11 remembrance with an interactive timeline of events that day and a video tour of the 9/11 memorial and museum in New York City. 

Photo: A white rose rests beside a name at the 9/11 memorial in New York City. (Photo/Gabriel Charles Tyler)

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Montrose Beach Chicago Photo

Third Stop: Wilson

Study: Montrose, South Shore Beaches Worst for Contamination

A Natural Resources Defense Council study lists Montrose and South Shore beaches as the city's worst offenders for water bacteria contamination. In both cases, 31 percent of water samples taken from Montrose and South Shore exceed EPA limits. 

Photo: Montrose Beach is one of three dog beaches in the city. (Photo/Sadé Carpenter)

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