Happening in Chicago now — May 18, 2018

Happening in Chicago now — May 18, 2018

Every weekday morning, catch up on the latest in Chicago news, sports and entertainment with “Happening in Chicago now.” Check out yesterday’s news here.

May 18, 2018


-‘He’s not a bad kid,’ says mom of alleged Dixon school shooter, as police say gun used belonged to her [Chicago Tribune]

-Designer and purebred puppies from other states sold as rescue dogs in Chicago, outsmarting city ordinance [Chicago Tribune]

-Man wanted for public masturbation near pregnant women on CTA trains [Fox 32 Chicago]

-Woman calls police after 7 pounds of pot mistakenly mailed to her Lakeview home [Chicago Tribune]

-Chicago Police To Beef Up Patrols On The Riverwalk [CBS Chicago]


-Top NBA prospects share their thoughts on the Bulls:

-Cubs make rotation changes after rainout:


-5 things to do this weekend in Chicago [RedEye]

-Jimmy Papadopoulos of Bellemore poaches fish in the world’s most expensive edible oil [Reader]

On this day

-First major league All-Star Game announced for July 6 at Comiskey Park to be played as part of the Chicago World’s Fair (May 18, 1933)

Yesterday on ChicagoNow:

-OMG. Homework in May. I. Can. Not. [No Wire Hangers, Ever]

-Why I Took My Tween Son to See RBG (And You Should Take Yours) [Mary Tyler Mom]

Lead image via Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune

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