| Oct 15, 2010
When William Howell got an opportunity for a fellowship at Stanford University, he assumed he would rent out his four-bedroom home in Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood through the housing office at the University of Chicago, where he is a professor of...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Family and friends of a Chicago police dispatcher killed this week when her vehicle was struck by a stolen car gathered to say goodbye today during her funeral at a North Side church.
Marciea Adkins, 42, was on her way home from work Sunday morning in...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 1:53 PM
You've probably seen it while driving on the Kennedy Expressway. A large banner over scaffolding out in the distance - SAVETHEDOME.NET.
Lourdes Duarte, our 5 p.m. co-anchor, came into the office a few weeks ago asking me if I knew anything about it....
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:15 AM
The Hideout was built on dirt.
It was constructed directly on top of the soil, a stone's throw from Goose Island, before the Kennedy expressway loomed at its right and Home Depot sprawled on its left, before it became a bar, then a bar and a place to see...
| Dec 6, 2011
Silver Cloud Bar & Grill
1700 N. Damen - Bucktown
| Dec 16, 2011
Erica Daniels has a lot of reading to do. Sitting among piles of submitted plays at her Steppenwolf office in Lincoln Park, she carefully places one script at the top of the stack so she remembers to take it home.
"Everybody's getting their scripts in...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Band name: Santah
Sound: On its debut effort, "White Noise Bed," the local quintet flirts with the same exploratory Americana championed by bands like Whiskeytown and Wilco. Fitting, since the album was recorded at the late (former Wilco member) Jay...
| May 19, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Three people were being held in connection with a bank robbery in the city's Bucktown neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
The robbery of a FirstMerit Bank branch, 2130 W. North Ave., occurred before 10:30 a.m., said FBI Chicago office...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:12 PM
Journalists are never really on vacation. Phones keep ringing and emails keep flying in. I had taken this week off to relax and spend time with my kids since they're both out of school now. I have yet to relax and my kids have been busy with camps,...
| May 1, 2009
| 1:08 PM
News reporter/anchor Judy Pielach is a Chicago native, born and raised on the Northwest Side in Bucktown. She's a graduate of Southern Illinois University, where she earned degrees in Radio and Television and Political Science.
You've heard Judy on the...
| May 28, 2009
| 1:48 PM
Put on your walking shoes and help the shelter.
Walkers can register online at TreeHouseAnimals.org or over the phone at 773-784-5488 ext. 238. With their $25 registration fee, walkers will receive a t-shirt designed by nationally renowned artist, Anne...