| Sep 6, 2013
As the days grow shorter and the temperatures drop, the theater scene offers its own bountiful fall harvest. From heirlooms to hybrids, homegrown treats to intriguing imports, the list below highlights just a few of the toothsome possibilities on the...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Shootings late Saturday and early Sunday left one person dead and five injured, one of them critically, authorities said.
In the most recent shooting, about 4:45 a.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in the 3900 block of West Wilcox Street in the East...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:31 AM
Police said a South Side family attacked a man who was robbing someone at gunpoint outside their apartment late Saturday night.
Two men tried to rob a 33-year-old man, who was shot during the attempt. He was taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:07 PM
A man and woman shot in any icy West Side alley were among at least four people shot on the West and Far South sides today, police said.
The man and woman were shot about 11:50 a.m. in an alley on the 4200 block of West Wilcox Street in the West...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:04 PM
A teenage boy was shot in the leg by someone in a group of people who tried to rob him this evening in the West Garfield Park nieghborhood, police said.
The boy, 17, was in the 4700 block of West Adams Street about 5:45 p.m. when he was approached by...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:01 PM
A man was shot several times this afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood by a man who chased him around a car, police said.
The victim was shot in the 4300 block of West Van Buren Street, said Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala. He was...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 10:28 AM
A North Side man is accused of felony public indecency after police said he followed the same school bus twice and exposed himself to students on their way to school in September.
Eugene Himelstein, 51, of the 4700 block of North Racine Avenue in the...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 2:22 AM
Two men were wounded in a possible "exchange of gunfire" in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side early Monday morning and a third person was shot a half hour later on the South Side.
Police said two men were shot near Sacramento...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Chicago’s first operational speed cameras are going to start issuing warning tickets Monday near Gompers Park on the North Side, with fines kicking in after the first 30 days, city officials announced Friday.
Two cameras will keep tabs on...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Even as Chicago Public Schools has closed about four dozen schools and blamed a financial crisis for slashed school budgets across the city, Mayor Rahm Emanuel this past week has been busy announcing district construction projects.
On Sunday, the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:14 AM
A 40-year-old man was shot during an attempted robbery in one of two shootings since Monday evening on the city's West Side, authorities said.
About 12:20 a.m., the 40-year-old was walking through an alley in the 3000 block of West Walnut Street in...