Local Area

Below are some local area links with information on the local cities, county, local attractions, schools and more.

Local Government

City of Chicago Website

Get information on local events, parks and recreation, arts and culture, things to do and much more.


Chicago Cubs - Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field, which was built in 1914, is playing host to Major League Baseballs: The Chicago Cubs. View game schedules, scores, events and more.

Chicago Nightlife - MetroMix

Find information on Clubs, Bars, Restauraunts, entertainment and more from the Chicago Tribune''s MetroMix website.

The Art Institute of Chicago

Family programs, educational programs, self-guided tours. Housing the largest impressionist collection outside the Louvre. Best suited for all age groups, open year-round.

The United Center Arena

The United Center, home to the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls, is the largest arena in the United States. Get event information for concerts, games and more.


University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)

UIC is the public research university in the great city of Chicago. As the Chicago areas largest university, UIC has a responsibility and unique opportunity to contribute to the well-being of urban life. UIC''s metropolitan engagement is embodied in the Great Cities Commitment, which implements hundreds of teaching, research and service programs.

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Local Weather

Local Weather

View local weather information for the area.