| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:57 PM
A Cook County jury convicted a Chicago attorney of sex assault and sex abuse charges Friday night in connection with an attack on a woman in her Gold Coast hotel room in 2012.
Prosecutors alleged that Anthony Bergamino Jr. had covered his hands with lip...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:13 AM
The 66-year-old proprietor of a Gold Coast framing company was gunned down over the weekend at the Southwest Side factory complex where he had worked for 30 years, police and family members said.
Described by his son as a jack of all trades and animal...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:50 PM
The owner of a Gold Coast framing company had collected $3,400 in rent moments before he was gunned down at the Southwest Side factory complex where he worked for 30 years, a witness has told police.
Herbert Goode, 66, was shot several times around 2 p....
| Mar 5, 2014
| 9:35 PM
The embattled president of the union that represents rank-and-file Chicago police officers has been officially removed from office some three months after stirring controversy when he publicly questioned the fairness of past contract negotiations, the...
| Oct 25, 2013
From the blue porch ceiling to the missing 13th floor, home can be a superstitious place.
When builder George Dakis has a spec home to sell, one thing is always certain: There'll be yellow flowers outside. For years, Dakis, president of Lake Forest-...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Sophia Bush took a break from chasing criminals on the set of the upcoming “Chicago Fire” spinoff, “Chicago PD” to get dolled up for an appearance at the Coach store in the Gold Coast.
“Marina (Squerciati) and I had the...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Impress your BFFs with a New Year's Eve package at Thompson Chicago that requires absolutely no planning. Mani and pedi? Included. Makeup and hair? Check. There's also a private cocktail party and midnight Champagne reception overlooking the city from a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:48 PM
When Chicago hosts three Hollywood movie shoots (“Divergent,” “Jupiter Ascending,” “Transformers: Age of Extinction”), two A-list stars who are keeping their significant others company while they film here (Ashton...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The “Top Celebrity Hangouts of 2013” list continues this week with a very familiar name to those who have been following the rankings the past few years. Whereas No. 5, Siena Tavern, is a newcomer (it opened in February), the No. 4 hot spot on...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Chicago aldermen are poised to approve a $7.4 million settlement to a woman severely injured when a drunken city worker plowed his city pickup truck into a crowd on a Gold Coast sidewalk.
Nanny Jennifer Anton was pushing a stroller carrying a 20-month-...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:20 PM
E-cigarettes will join regular smokes and other tobacco products as forbidden in most indoor public places in Chicago after aldermen today passed a measure backed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to restrict where electronic cigarettes can be used and how they can...