Age, injuries, and bad luck led to a season that was even more disappointing than last year. But a talented young group of forwards could give their aging stars more support next year and extend the golden age a bit longer. Read more
Illinois is bleeding residents, and changes to federal tax policy could make that even worse—particularly in wealthier suburbs like Oak Park, which could see a big drop in home values. Meanwhile, Chicago is adding jobs and downtown residents. Can this continue? UIC government expert David Merriman weighs in. Read more