| Mar 16, 2013
| 6:23 AM
A man was shot and killed after he fired a gun at Chicago police early Saturday in Albany Park on the city's Northwest Side.
The man was driving east on Wilson Avenue about 2:55 a.m. and hit an SUV as he crossed Kimball Avenue before hitting several...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 6:28 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A man was shot and killed after he fired a gun at Chicago police early Saturday morning in Albany Park on the city's Northwest Side. Read more.
• A shooting early this morning in the...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 11:01 AM
A fire in a three-story brick apartment building in the Albany Park neighborhood early Sunday morning displaced 27 people, authorities said.
Fire engines, trucks and ambulances jammed the blocks surrounding the building, in the 4800 block of North...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Police are looking for a man who fondled a 10-year-old girl as she was going to her Albany Park neighborhood apartment Thursday afternoon.
The attack happened about 6:20 p.m. in the 4900 block of North Troy Street, just north of Lawrence Avenue and west...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Half-submerged Buddha head sculptures started popping up in five Chicago neighborhoods in the fall, and in 2013, the next phrase of the public art installation is set to turn even more communities on its head.
Ten Thousand Ripples—a...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 11:33 AM
For the 10th annual Kandy Kane Ball on Dec. 8, a semitrailer was parked outside Joe's Bar waiting to be filled with toys from the party, described by event organizers as the largest private toy drive in the city. More than 1,000 patrons, many clad in...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Two gang members were ordered held on $1 million bail for fatally shooting a rival in Chicago's Albany Park neighborhood as he pleaded for his life, prosecutors said.
Keith Shaw, 22, of the 3100 block of West Foster Avenue, was killed in the 3400 block...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:22 PM
A 22-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, about a block from Theodore Roosevelt High School.
Police hung red tape around the sidewalk where his body was found, face down, on a sidewalk next to a...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:48 PM
A judge denied bail for a 73-year-old man charged with murder after fatally shooting his son during a fight earlier this month at their Northwest Side home, authorities said.
Tiny Tim Gilbert appeared in court earlier this week, where a judge set the...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Winnetka is a heading a group that includes two other suburbs and three Chicago neighborhoods in seeking a grant to study storm water flood protection. …...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 4:32 AM
"Feast" by the Albany Park Theatre Project is back on stage in Chicago through Nov. 13. This is the same "Feast" put on by the youth company that bowled over audiences at the Goodman Theatre back in July. Click here......