Happening in Chicago now — May 14, 2018

Happening in Chicago now — May 14, 2018

Every weekday morning, catch up on the latest in Chicago news, sports and entertainment with “Happening in Chicago now.”

May 14, 2018


-Former suburban cop in prison for sex assault on teen girl will keep $84K pension [Chicago Tribune]

-Looking back at a diamond heist that almost took place at a Gold Coast store [Chicago Sun-Times]

-A bishop who was born in Chicago will speak at Royal wedding [BBC]

-Man missing from River Forest since Saturday morning [Reddit]

-Missing Navy sailor from suburban Chicago found dead [Chicago Tribune]

-Man stabbed to death at Lawson House on Chicago Avenue [Chicago Tribune]

-Quartino restaurant robbed at gunpoint in River North [Chicago Sun-Times]


-White Sox avoid sweep against the Cubs [Chicago Tribune]

-Bears sign star of Netflix’s “Last Chance U” [Chicago Tribune]

-Jalen Rose picks Lauri Markkanen third in redraft of 2017 NBA Draft [ESPN]


-Hobnob with Chicago chefs Monday while they have a Ping Pong Paddle Battle [RedEye]

-Will the new ‘McDonald’s of the future’ on Restaurant Row earn a Michelin star? [Reader]

-Drake announces 41-date tour with Migos, featuring two shows in Chicago [Chicago Sun-Times]

On this day

-Al Ciner, rock guitarist (American Breed), born in Chicago (May 14, 1947)

Mother’s Day on ChicagoNow:

Behind Chicago Food: Top Chef Alum Fabio Viviani Reveals His Daily Routine, Diet, and Tips for Mother’s Day

I’ve Got The Hippy Shakes: I’d like to have brunch with my mom on Mother’s Day

Katalin Health & Fitness Driven: A Mother’s Most Important Super Power

less than perfect: Don’t stop at one day. And don’t stop with your Mom.

The Barbershop: Dennis Byrne, Proprietor: A happy Mother’s Day story

3 Writers in a Cafe Every Friday: Always Wear Clean Underwear And Other Advice from Mom that Shaped My Life

Trans Girl at the Cross: The Necklace – The Story of a Mother’s Love and Acceptance

Lead image via Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune

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