| Nov 20, 2013
Do not go west, young Frenchman.
And the South Side south of 59th Street? Non, non, non.
If you read my colleague Katherine Skiba's story in the Tribune on Tuesday, you know what I'm talking about. The French government has been advising visitors to...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:49 PM
Construction of a South Side train overpass is shutting down outbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Due to work on the the Englewood Flyover, authorities are restricting southbound traffic to a single express lane, and that lane may be closed...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Chicago Public, Inter-City 1
Little Village at Maine, 5:30 at Lane
Chicago Public, Inter-City 2
Gage Park at Bronzeville, 4:15 at Eckersall
Juarez at Kelly, 4:15 at Rockne
Kennedy at Tilden, 4:15 at Stagg
| Oct 26, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The heat has been restored at an Englewood women's shelter after donations poured in to cover a $21,000 bill, but Clare's Place still needs help to continue servicing its residents, the shelter's director said this afternoon.
The heat was turned back on...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Cook County prosecutors said Tuesday they would not bring criminal charges against a Chicago police officer who was captured on videotape fatally shooting an unarmed man, saying an exhaustive review showed that the officer reasonably mistook a cellphone...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:39 AM
A Chicago police officer and two others were hit by a car during a traffic stop in the Englewood neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
The officer, who has worked for the department for three years, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center. Police...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:26 PM
An Englewood women's shelter that went without heat for three days in October is on firmer financial footing after donors stepped forward to pay long-overdue bills.
In October, an anonymous donor paid the shelter's $21,026.74 gas bill, said Clara Kirk,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Just weeks away from Christmas, a founder of a community group in the Englewood neighborhood Friday voiced her disgust about a recent break-in.
"It's awful that it's the people among us who are destroying us," said Jean Carter-Hill of Imagine...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• A Riverside man was driving under the influence when he fatally struck a bicyclist on the West Side late Friday, according to police. Read more.
• Eight people were shot in...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Eight people were shot in a 10-hour span starting Saturday evening across Chicago, including a 26-year-old man fatally shot in the North Austin neighborhood and three men injured when gunshots were fired into an Englewood lounge.
The fatal shooting...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Chicago on Sunday surpassed 400 homicides for the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 26-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday in the 5600 block of West Bloomingdale Avenue in Austin, according to the Tribune. This was the 400th...