| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:37 PM
The Lincoln Park Zoo has found a new male companion for its female African lion.
Sahar, who is 2 years old and not fully grown, came from the Bronx Zoo, said Sharon Dewar, the Lincoln Park Zoo’s head of public relations.
Sahar, who does not...
| Apr 10, 2012
Q: Growing up in Old Town back in the late 1950s and early 1960s meant numerous trips to the North Avenue beach and Lincoln Park Zoo, among other places, and eating cotton candy and hot dogs. I remember the hot dogs at Café Brauer at the zoo came with...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Duty is calling for "JoJo the Ape" at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
The 31-year-old silverback gorilla will be moved from there on Tuesday, and taken to the Brookfield Zoo.
Simply put, he will go to the Brookfield Zoo to procreate. There are three females he...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
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| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:39 PM
A recently hatched Snowy Owl who moved to town to be a companion to a male Snowy Owl needs a name, and Lincoln Park Zoo is asking for the public's help in picking the moniker.
The female owl hatched in 2011 at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, and...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Food trucks may soon find special parking spots near City Hall, NBC Tower, Harold Washington College, Buckingham Fountain and Lincoln Park Zoo, among other high-traffic locations in Chicago.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday presented the City Council with...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Since the launch of “The Great Dysmorphia: An Epistemological View of Ingesting Hallucinogenic Mushrooms at a 2012 Presidential Debate” certain people have been on me to come up with a fun contest for promotional purposes.
After all, I...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Malcolm London is young, black and talented, and that is a guarantee of nothing these days. But he says, "I do not do what I do for money. I come from a place with no money and don't expect I will ever have a lot of it. But I think that being a teacher...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 12:00 PM
A healthy baby western lowland gorilla, an endangered species in its native Central Africa, has been born at Lincoln Park Zoo.
According to a press release from the zoo, the baby, who has not been named, was born on Oct. 11, and the mother, Bana, 17, "is...
| Oct 31, 2012
WGN's very own 'Batman' goes to Lincoln Park Zoo in this brand new edition of "Batman on the Street!"
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:43 AM
A Titi monkey who is the oldest mother of her species to give birth in a North American zoo welcomed her ninth offspring last weekend at Lincoln Park Zoo, officials said.
The new baby monkey, weighing only a few ounces, was born Aug. 18 to seasoned...