Area Resources

Chicago Information & Sites

Chicago Information
Chicago Weather
Cook County Government Office
Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce
Cook County Tax Information
Cook County Public Health
Transportation Hotline
Chicago Original Guide 
Reader Restaurant Finder
Chicago Hotels & Discount Reservations  


CTA (Chicago Transit Authority)
Metra Rail Service
Midway Airport
O'Hare Airport
Pace Bus Service
Roadside America
Travel America
Local Newspapers/TV/Radio

Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Tribune
CNN Access 
Daily Herald
Pioneer Press
USA Today
Wall Street Journal
WGN Radio

Community Statistics,
Information & Demographics

Crime Information

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority
120 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1016
Chicago, IL 60606

Illinois State Police
3870 E. Lake Shore Drive
Springfield, IL 62707


Sports Teams

Chicago Bears
Chicago Cubs
Chicago White Sox
Chicago Bulls
Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Fire (Soccer)


Adler Planetarium
Art Institute
Biking Chicago
Brookfield Zoo
Chicago Botanic Gardens
Chicago Children Museum
Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago Events
Chicago Historical Society
Chicago Park District
Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
Cook County Forest Preserve
Field Museum of Natural History
Grant Park
John Hancock Observatory
Lincoln Park
Lincoln Park Zoo 
Millennium Park
Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Science and Industry
Navy Pier
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Ravinia Festival 
Shedd Aquarium
Six Flags Great America
Willis Tower Sky Deck



The Auditorium Theatre
Bank of America Theatre
Briar Street Theatre/Blue Man Group
Broadway in Chicago
The Cadillac Palace
The Chicago Theatre
Drury Lane Theatre Water Tower Place
Ford Center for Performing Arts, Oriental Theatre
The Goodman Theatre  
Harris Theater
The Riviera Theatre
Steppenwolf Theatre
Apollo Theater
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Auditorium Theater
AMC Movie Theaters