| Jun 29, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Chicago police today issued a community alert warning residents of the South Side's Bridgeport neighborhood of an attempted abduction last week outside an elementary school.
The incident happened June 24 at about 12:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of South...
| Mar 4, 2011
It wasn't too long ago that buyers looked at a new home and pondered whether they would flip it in two, maybe three, years. Today, the questions are different.
If we have kids, can we use that home office as a baby's room? Can the family room be turned...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 7:05 AM
Officials have identified an 86-year-old woman killed Wednesday night after a cooking fire spread through her Bridgeport neighborhood home.
Dead was Ann Radecki, of the 300 block of South Gratten Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner&...
| Aug 8, 2011
New U.S. census figures herald a future where Spanish is more likely to be heard inside classrooms and everything from politics to fashion and food will be executed with a Latin flair.
After a steady increase of Latinos in the area due to births and...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 9:22 AM
Chicago police are investigating the stabbing death of a man whose body was found on a Bridgeport street this morning.
The incident happened about 6:15 a.m. in the 3400 block of South Morgan Street, said Chicago Police Officer John Mirabelli.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:29 AM
Chicago police say a dispute early Sunday in a Bridgeport street ended when one man stabbed another, killing him.
Ricardo Vasquez, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder and is set to appear in court today.
Police believe that Vasquez was arguing...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 12:48 PM
Our book club is composed of about 20 students in seventh and eighth grades (at the academy, in Chicago). The students are always busy with schoolwork and extracurricular activities, but they find time to tackle the club's extra reading.
Our club meets...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:20 AM
A Chicago man on parole for an attempted murder conviction beat an elderly nurse to death in her Bridgeport garage , stole her wedding and engagement rings and used them to propose to his girlfriend, prosecutors said today in court.
Raymond Harris, 36,...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 7:08 AM
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| Nov 18, 2011
Yvonne Wagoner has every reason to feel more tired than usual. With fall rapidly fading into winter, short days and long, dark nights are becoming the norm again, something she has noticed more since turning the clock back this month.
Add to that the...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 2:01 AM
A Chicago firefighter and his son are accused of attacking and robbing a man over the weekend in the city's Bridgeport neighborhood, authorities said.
Police said the father and son punched a 20-year-old man, breaking his nose, before fleeing with the...