Tag: Chicago

Soldier Field a desired venue sans Bears too

Soldier Field design update July 2022

As Chicago (US) looks to keep the National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears playing at Soldier Field, with the team currently considering a new stadium outside the City, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has unveiled three potential renovation plans for the iconic stadium, including expanded... » Read more

NASCAR Series show on Chicago streets

NASCAR reveals Chicago street race

A key, creative piece of the 2023 National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) Cup Series schedule was revealed on July 19th amid the bustle of downtown Chicago (US), where plans for a street-circuit race on the streets in the Chicago Loop were officially announced. ‘NASCAR’ stated... » Read more

It’s Arlington Park or bust for Chicago Bears

Future of Soldier Field

The National Football League (NFL) team Chicago Bears are positioned for a future relocation from downtown Chicago to the suburb of Arlington Heights in order to build a new “world-class” stadium. ‘CBS Sports’ stated that Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is proposing the City make its own... » Read more

Chicago Fire training center community plans

Chicago Fire FC new training facility

The Chicago Mayor, Lori E. Lightfoot, the Major League Soccer (MLS) team Chicago Fire Football Club, Alderman Jason Ervin (28th Ward), and Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) CEO Tracey Scott announced on January 27th the start of preliminary discussions on a proposed new performance and training... » Read more

Cubs, Sox back to playing amid fans’ roars

Chicago Cubs & White Sox back with full capacity

The Mayor of Chicago, Lori Lightfoot, announcing that Chicago (US) will join the rest of Illinois in moving to Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois COVID-19 plan comes as music to the ears of Major League Baseball (MLB) teams Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox as well as for the fans. The Cubs and Sox... » Read more

Fans in UC as US emerges out of COVID shadow

United Center to allow fans to return

The United Center (US) has received the go-ahead from the City and State Government officials to greet fans back to the arena fold for the National Hockey League (NHL) team Chicago Blackhawks and the National Basketball Association (NBA) team Chicago Bulls home games beginning May 7th, 2021, as the... » Read more

National Historic Landmark tag for Cubs’ den

Wrigley Field granted historic status

The Wrigley Field baseball park in Chicago, US, has been designated a National Historic Landmark by the United States Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt. Wrigley Field is a baseball park located on the North Side of Chicago, Illinois. It is the home of the Chicago Cubs, one of the... » Read more