| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Through August 27
Pilsen: Friday, July 22 and Friday, August 26
Hyde Park: Saturday, July 23 and Friday, August 5
Jackson Park: Friday, July 29 and Saturday, August 27
Lincoln Park: Saturday, August 6
Lincoln Square: Friday, August 12...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Jeremy Lin has become a basketball phenomenon.
Derrick Rose may be the MVP, but when the Knicks play the Bulls Monday night, fans from Taiwan and China to Chicago's Chinatown will cheer for Lin to win.
Lin's fairy tale story, a basketball star coming...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:03 AM
Trains were briefly rerouted early this morning on the Red Line because of smoke from a train's brakes in the tunnel near Roosevelt Road and State Street, according to police.
Firefighters reported a burning smell and light smoke in the tunnel and...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 9:14 AM
State regulators closed a Wilmette bank Friday, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and its assets were purchased by a Chicago bank.
Premier Bank, located at 1210 Central Ave. in Wilmette with a branch at 1650 W. Adams St. in Chicago,...
| May 7, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Wen Huang suggested we go to Chinatown. Initially, the idea seemed gauche, kitschy, stereotypical — the last place in Chicago you would want to meet a local writer whose thoughtful new memoir recounts his childhood in China.
Indeed, to anyone...
| May 10, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A South Side felon has been charged in a federal complaint for peddling nearly 50 guns onto Chicago’s streets in less than two weeks.
Levaine Tanksley is accused of selling 47 guns, many of them semi-automatic pistols, to a confidential informant,...
| May 12, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Members of Occupy Chicago and people from across the country gathered in an aging warehouse just outside Chinatown today to discuss their opposition to next weekend's NATO summit and finish planning for the mass protests they will stage during the...
| Nov 4, 2012
While President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is planning a private party in McCormick Place for supporters on election night, plans for a smattering of open gatherings are beginning to emerge in the final days of the presidential race.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:38 AM
Four years ago, Janesh Rahlan watched the Grant Park presidential election extravaganza play out on TV from the confines of his parent's Aurora home.
"I did want to go, but my parents said that is not happening on a school night," said Rahlan, now 20 and...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:15 AM
A motorcyclist slammed into a concrete wall on a feeder ramp between the Dan Ryan and Stevenson expressways and tumbled over, falling about 40 feet to the pavement below, authorities say.
The 22-year-old motorcyclist landed on his feet on a grassy...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:05 PM
It's summertime, and school's out. It's time to kick off your shoes, settle into a relaxing place and read the day away. Then, be a critic. Tell us what you thought of a book you recently read, and you could be published in Printers Row Journal.