| Feb 22, 2011
| 9:25 AM
Fort Lauderdale artist Jonathan Rockford recently exhibited a skateboard in The Rise of Rad: The Influence of Skate Culture on Contemporary Art at the Torrance Art Museum in California. What sets Rockford’s skateboard apart is that he didn’t...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Two women and a man were stabbed to death in separate incidents in the last week in Chicago, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue in Kenwood,...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:27 PM
An off-duty Chicago Police lieutenant in the drive-through lane of a Northwest Side bank called 911 when he saw it being robbed by a man also suspected in four previous robberies and an attempted robbery, authorities said today.
Charlie Montalvo, 36,...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 5:22 PM
A Chicago man was charged today with pistol-whipping a CTA train passenger and stealing his iPhone in an altercation last month that ended with four members of the Guardian Angels volunteer security patrol being stabbed.
Keith Gunn, 34, is accused of...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 11:55 AM
A report by real-estate website Trulia has ranked Chicago's Edgewater neighborhood as one of the top 10 gayest neighborhoods in America.
By identifying zip codes with high-concentrations of gay and lesbian couples (using Census data) and examining the...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 6:59 PM
A 93-year-old woman was hospitalized initially in critical condition after she was struck by a Loyola University shuttle bus on the North Side this morning, officials said.
The accident happened at the intersection of Bryn Mawr Avenue and Sheridan Road...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 1:54 PM
A man and a woman were stabbed to death in separate incidents on the North Side Tuesday morning, police said.
A 22-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the 1400 block of North Sedgwick Street on the Near North Side, and a 53-year-old woman was stabbed...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:30 AM
A 32-year-old man was shot dead in an alley in the Edgewater Beach neighborhood on the city's North Side.
Killed was Aaron Price, of the 5500 block of North Winthrop Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
An autopsy is scheduled...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Police evacuated an Edgewater neighborhood Dominick's grocery store this evening after a bomb threat was reported, police said.
The Dominick's on the 6000 block of North Broadway was evacuated at about 7 p.m. this evening, said Chicago Police News...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 12:04 AM
An Edgewater man was charged days after Chicago police said he was shot in the leg with his own gun while trying to rob another man inside a West Side convenience store.
Police said that Darrick Peterson's plan to rob his 26-year-old victim quickly...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 12:02 PM
A woman's body has been pulled from Lake Michigan off a beach in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side, officials said.
The body was spotted near rocks around 12:45 p.m. by someone near the 900 block of West Thorndale Avenue, according toChicago...