Here’s Who is Running in Illinois’ 2nd Congressional District – NBC Chicago

As we continue our look at the candidates running for office this summer, we’re turning our eye toward Illinois’ 2na Congressional District, where incumbent Rep. Robin Kelly is hoping to be elected to a sixth term in office. Kelly is running unopposed in the Democratic primary, while a trio of Republicans are vying for the … Read more

Next Step in Bally’s Casino Approval To Take Place Monday – NBC Chicago

Bally’s Corporation last week was selected by Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to receive the city’s only casino license, but the deal still has a ways to go before becoming official. The casino, set to be located in River West, beat out two other billion dollar bids: one from Hard Rock to build a casino just … Read more

A $1.7 Billion Bally’s Casino is Coming to Chicago. Here’s Where, When it Will Open and What We Know – NBC Chicago

Bally’s Corporation has officially won the Chicago’s sole casino license, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on Tuesday. The casino, set to be located in River West, beat out two other billion dollar bids: one from Hard Rock to build a casino just west of Soldier Field, and one from Rivers, which would have built a casino … Read more

Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Officials to Announce Chicago Casino Deal Thursday – NBC Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and other officials will gather Thursday morning to announce the winning bid for the city’s new casino license. That license has been up for bids between three groups, but sources tell NBC 5’s Mary Ann Ahern that Lightfoot is expected to announce that the city will partner with the Bally’s Corporation … Read more