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November  18 - 19  2018

Due to late start of Bears game

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Two teens dead after Louisvillre and Indiana train, car collide in Southern Indiana

 

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Metra Electric District were having wire problems yesterday between Van Buren and Millennium Stations  In bound and outbound trains are terminated at Van Buren


CTA Holiday Train

Friday, November 23, 2018 Schedule

GreenOrange lines

  • The train will make one trip from Midway (3:07pm) to Harlem/Lake (4:11pm), via downtown
  • The train will make one trip from Harlem/Lake (4:31pm) to Cottage Grove (5:31pm).
  • The train will make one trip from Cottage Grove (5:51pm) to Midway (6:55pm), via downtown Loop

You can track the CTA Holiday Train using CTA Train Tracker at transitchicago.com/traintracker and you can find the Holiday Bus at transitchicago.com/holidaybustracker.


CTA Weekend Service Changes -- November 16 - 19

 

CTA Weekday Service Changes -- November 19 - 23

 

This alert corrects a previous notification that listed weekday trains providing 18th St. service for the Sunday, Nov. 18, Bears game:

For the home game at 7:20p on Sunday, Nov. 18, Train #506 will arrive at 18th St. at 2:33p, and Train #608 at 5:17p.

Following the game, Train #613 will depart 18th Street at 11:23p, and Train #101 will depart at 12:53a. Both terminate at Carroll Ave., Michigan City

 

 

Freight train derails in Owosso

Freight train derails in Owosso, Michigan

 

SouthShore November holiday service updates

 

A Matter Of Political Will: High-Speed Rails In Wisconsin

 

Inquire Indiana: What Happened To The State's Once Thriving Passenger Train?

 

Michigan might not get to see beloved Holiday Train in action


Rail News Media

North America


Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, files to go public | Miami Herald

After announcing rebrand, Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, files to go public

 

Even in a Year Marred by Accidents, Amtrak's Losses Shrink

 

2 people hit, killed by a Polar Express scenic train in Wareham   MA

 

Entire Georgia Town Evacuated Due to CSX Train Derailment

 

Train derailment affecting traffic on Doniphan Dr.     El Paso, TX

 

Durham, NC – Woman Hit and Killed in Amtrak Train Accident

 

 

 

Rail News Media

International


BHP blames driver error, brake problem for runaway train wreck     Australia

 

Saratov region there was a bus collision with a freight train  Russia


 

Rail News Media

Transportation


Thanksgiving travel: Here are the busiest airports and routes



 

ALPHAVILLE LIVE 2018 * GERMANY TOUR NOVEMBER 01, 2018

Starts at 1:04

 

 

VIKINGS 06

    

BEARS 14

4th Quarter         Soldier Field


Chicago Lakefront Weather

 

Radar Updates


Chicago Area Weather

 

Expect increasing clouds ahead of a cold front that will cross the area late Monday afternoon and early evening. Scattered snow showers will accompany the front during this time. Light lake effect snow showers will follow for NW Indiana and eastern portions of Cook County Monday night. Then, plan on dry weather leading up to Thanksgiving Day.

 

 

News / Views / My Chicago

Chef at Trump Tower Chicago's Restaurant Resigns

 

Another Corporate Steakhouse Sullivan's Shutters in Chicago and now Lincolnshire

 

Rick Bayless' Mezcal Speakeasy Opens Tonight With Spicy Drinks and Hip-Hop

 

Image may contain: 2 people, people smiling, people standing and night

 

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Millenium Park - Lighting of the Christmas Tree

 

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Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

 

 

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Congratulations to the 5th graduating class of labor apprentices at and !

 

Mayor Emanuel & BACP

Rosa at the Mayoral Luncheon for Women's Entrepreneurship Day! A gathering of the in Chicago who are creating and innovating the roles of women in business

 

 

Events

 

The 10 best things to do during the holidays in Chicago

 

Millennium Park Campus Holiday Programs

 

Odyssey Chicago River New Year's Eve Dinner


Millennium Park’s McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

Skating Theme Nights at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

 

Skating ribbon / Christkindlmarket open

 

City of Chicago 2019 festival, music, special events dates announced

 

HOLIDAY POP UPS AT THE CHICAGO DESIGN MUSEUM MARKET

3rd Floor  Block 37  State & Randolph