Pros breakdown how they play the tricky sixth hole at Riviera Golf Club

Hole No. 6 Riviera Golf Club

By Kyle Kelly Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — Riviera Golf Club in Pacific Palisades is home to several famous golf holes, but there is one in particular that presents a challenge unlike any other. At hole No. 6, there is a bunker in the center of the green.   The sixth hole is rated as a […]

Gepperth’s Meat Market on Halsted Street still a prime stop after 116 years

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By Jackie Walsh Medill Reports One store in Lincoln Park that captures the spirit of Chicago’s storied history and food scene is Gepperth’s Meat Market. The butcher shop opened in the neighborhood in 1906, making it the oldest family-owned meat market in town. Although the surroundings and ownership have changed throughout 116 years in business, […]

CTA ‘ghost buses’ hamper commuters amid cold weather, COVID-19

By Raphael Hipos Medill Reports Eric Allix Rogers, who lives in South Shore, had to travel to Cook County Court in Markham on Jan. 24 for jury duty. Rogers had to be in the suburbs by 9 a.m., so he left his house by 6:50 a.m. He attempted to ride a No. 6 bus to […]

After Super Bowl LVI, Los Angeles looks toward 2028 Olympics

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By Alyssa Haduck Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — Southern California continues to celebrate the Los Angeles Rams’ Super Bowl LVI win that took place at the team’s home venue, SoFi Stadium. But the big game was just a warmup for what’s to come on the city’s sports scene. Starting July 2028, Los Angeles will welcome […]

PGA golfers reflect on, show appreciation for Riviera Country Club

By Jack Murray Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — In the PGA, the nicest courses in the country are used for competitions, but still, the golfers on the tour have their favorites. One of these favorites is the Riviera Country Club, located in the Pacific Palisades neighborhood of Los Angeles. The course is home to the […]