| Jan 23, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Drivers honked horns and whistled in support as about 50 people huddled, waving signs, in front of the Bucktown-Wicker Park Library on a chilly Monday morning to protest reduced library hours at Chicago Public Libraries.
Protesters held signs such as...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 7:55 PM
After meeting a woman at a bar, a former University of Illinois at Chicago soccer player returned with the woman to her apartment, where he allegedly raped her and — when she tried to flee — dragged her back into the home by the ankles and...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 11:20 AM
It could be the lucky bird to escape the butcher’s knife. Maybe it’s lost its way from a backyard coop. Whatever the case, Bucktown’s apparently got a loose chicken in its midst.
A user on EveryBlock posted Wednesday that a “...
| Feb 9, 2012
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Dean Richards
11:35 a.m. Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Leave it up to CM Punk to once again say what many of us have been thinking for a long time.
The vocal WWE Champion and Bucktown resident – who famously criticized WWE's decision makers on live TV last June and blurred the line between scripted and...
| Feb 24, 2012
During the Depression, a Chicago man named Steve Kordek got a job as a solderer at Genco Pinball Co. and worked his way up from the production line to the engineering department. When the company's head designer fell ill, Kordek was told to fill in and...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:57 PM
Motorola and the Merchandise Mart have more than 160 years of local history between them. Now the two institutions are giving Chicago's burgeoning high-tech scene a major boost.
Smartphone-maker Motorola Mobility is moving its headquarters from...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 9:05 AM
A pedestrian was hospitalized this morning after being struck by a taxi in the Bucktown neighborhood, Chicago Fire Department officials said.
The accident happened at 10:44 a.m. at the intersection of Cortland Street and Damen Avenue, according to the...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 6:54 PM
A cabdriver died after being involved in an accident this morning in the Bucktown neighborhood on Chicago's North Side, possibly after suffering a heart attack, authorities said.
According to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer John Mirabelli,...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 6:34 PM
A Chicago woman pulled on a ski mask before her accomplice fired a stun gun about 15 times at a 55-year-old woman on a Bucktown street last month, allowing the pair to allegedly steal the woman's $40,000 engagement ring and $200 in cash, prosecutors...
| May 23, 2011
If you were to catch Loretta Downs loping through the shoulder-high milkweed along her alley fence come the end of June, you might not realize she was searching for something so sacred it leaves her speechless.
What she's searching for, on the...