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  • Far South Side shooting injures 2

    Far South Side shooting injures 2
    Two men were wounded Tuesday night in a shooting on the Far South Side in the city's East Side neighborhood. About 8:34 p.m., two men were sitting in a parked vehicle in the 10600 block of South Green Bay Avenue when a light-colored vehicle pulled up...
  • Johanna Day Cast In Premiere of 'Oblivion' At Westport

    Johanna Day Cast In Premiere of 'Oblivion' At Westport
    Johanna Day (Broadway’s “Proof,” Yale Rep’s “The Realistic Joneses,” Hartford Stage’s “Peter and Jerry”) is featured in the cast of the world premiere of “Oblivion” by Carly Mensch,...
  • Sighting: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Bay dine at Sunda

    Sighting: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Bay dine at Sunda
    They’re here. Actor Mark Wahlberg and director Michael Bay have arrived in Chicago to film the fourth movie in the Transformers franchise. Wahlberg and Bay were seen having dinner Wednesday at Sunda. Later that night, Bay hung out at Paris Club'...
  • 'Transformers' blows up on LaSalle Street

    'Transformers' blows up on LaSalle Street
    Some people will do just about anything to get a photo of "Transformers: Age of Extinction" filming, as proven by one double-decker tour bus driver Saturday in front of the Chicago Board of Trade building. The driver pulled out her camera phone while...
  • A tailwind for Chicago fashion alumni

    A tailwind for Chicago fashion alumni
    Creatures of the Wind, the fashion label founded in 2008 by two alumni of the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, is enjoying a windfall from a Los Angeles investment firm. The investment from The Dock Group, headed by Matthew Walker, is significant...
  • Rich memories of a Colombian family in New York

    Rich memories of a Colombian family in New York
    "Empanada for a Dream" As debates about the escalating murder rate in Chicago continue to rage on, Juan Francisco Villa's solo, "Empanada for a Dream," offers a portrait simultaneously timely and a time capsule of life in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs...
  • Firefighter hospitalized after Far South Side blaze

    Firefighter hospitalized after Far South Side blaze
    A Chicago firefighter was taken to a hospital from a fire in the East Side neighborhood this morning, authorities said. The firefighter was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital in fair-to-serious condition but was listed in good condition shortly after...
  • Chicago Overnight Report

    Chicago Overnight Report
    A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • A 14-year-old boy and his 13-year-old girlfriend who ran away together last month from Michigan have been found safe in the Uptown neighborhood in Chicago. Read more • A Chicago...
  • Fake Shore Drive and Red Bull Sound Select present: Mannie Fresh and others

    Fake Shore Drive and Red Bull Sound Select present: Mannie Fresh and others
    The good folks over at Fake Shore Drive just announced the latest lineup for its Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Chicago concert series. The event will take place Sept. 19. The series has showcased artists like Gunplay, Master P, Freddie Gibbs, Chance The...
  • 'Transformers' returns to Chicago with explosions

    'Transformers' returns to Chicago with explosions
    Michael Bay is back in Chicago and he brought the Autobots and Decepticons with him. Filming for the new “Transformers” movie began today at McCormick Place and will continue throughout the weekend in the Near East Side and Uptown...
  • Church vandalized: Organ destroyed, walls covered with gang slogans

    Church vandalized: Organ destroyed, walls covered with gang slogans
    Police are asking for the public's help in finding the people who vandalized a church in Chicago's East Side neighborhood. A deacon opening the International Harbor of Grace Church for a morning service on Saturday found pews uprooted, an antique...