Afternoon Briefing: What’s Next for Rockford’s Bell Bowl Prairie?


Hello Chicago.

One person was killed and several victims were injured in a special warning fire at a high-rise building in the Kenwood area today, which burned several floors of the building and splattered debris onto the ground.

Commissioner Annette Nance Holt said at a press conference that one person had died. Aldo. A fourth, Sophia King, told the Tribune that the victim was a woman.

Other happenings today include: And for the latest breaking news from Chicago, visit and sign up to receive alerts on all your devices.

Subscribe to more newsletters | | COVID-19 Tracker | Compare Home Values ​​by Zip Code | puzzle game | | Daily Horoscope | Ask Amy

A rusty-spotted bumblebee (Bombus affinis) specimen in the Field Museum's Insects, Arachnids and Myriapods collection on September 1, 2017.

This week, environmentalists said they intend to return to federal court as the battle to protect Rockford’s Bell Bowl Prairie, where the federally endangered rusty bumblebee was found, escalated. rice field. Please check this out for details.

Other top news stories:

Tickets went on sale this week for the first NASCAR Chicago Street Race, a 2.2-mile course scheduled at Grant Park on the weekend of July 4, 2023.

The soundtrack for the first NASCAR Chicago Street Race, set to transform Grant Park into a pop-up racecourse on the 4th of July weekend, includes more than screeching tires and roaring engines. Please check this out for details.

Other Top Business Stories:

Courtney Vanderthroat, 22, of the Chicago Sky Guard drives to the basket during the first quarter of Game 2 of the WNBA Semifinals against the Connecticut Sun at Wintrust Arena in Chicago on Aug. 31, 2022.

With rumors and reports that cornerstone of the franchise is meeting with other teams, many are wondering what the future of Chicago Sky will look like in 2023 and beyond. Please check this out for details.

Other Top Sports Stories:

Damarr Brown, head chef at Virtue restaurants in Chicago, June 24, 2022.

Smith, Obelix and Kumai Cambodian Fine Dining are some of the Chicago restaurants on the James Beard Awards semi-finalist list today. Please check this out for details.

Eat more. clock. conduct. story:

Flowers and candles commemorate the victims of the previous day's shooting in Half Moon Bay, California, January 24, 2023.

Prosecutors will charge seven counts of murder and one count of attempted murder against a farm worker who shot seven people in a row on two mushroom farms in Northern California. Please check this out for details.

Other top stories from around the world:


What do you think?

Written by Natalia Chi

Chicago Popular; Chicago breaking news, weather and live video. Covering local politics, health, traffic and sports for Chicago, the suburbs and northwest Indiana.

Leave a Reply

Rep. George Santos faces growing questions about campaign spending

The life of Barbara Walters memorialized in a comic book