| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:56 AM
The Chicago Police Department is warning 2nd District residents of taxicab robberies that took place in Grand Boulevard in the past month.
In both incidents, a male offender hailed a taxicab, took it to the 4700 or 4800 block of South Michigan Avenue,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:13 AM
The Chicago Police Department is warning 2nd District residents of taxi robberies that took place in Grand Boulevard in the past month.
In both incidents, a male offender hailed a taxicab, took it to the 4700 or 4800 blocks of South Michigan Avenue, and...
| Jul 10, 2014
Nearly a quarter-century ago, a newborn residing in West Garfield Park could expect to live slightly more than 63 years.
A child's life expectancy at birth in the community area, bounded to the west and east by Kenton Avenue and Hamlin Boulevard, inched...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Humboldt Park has logged two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Wednesday, a man was fatally shot in the 3300 block of West Division Street, police said. Four days earlier, a 42-year-old man was shot to...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Monday Prix Fixe
Arami 1829 W. Chicago Ave. 312-243-1535
The West Town Japanese restaurant is now open on Mondays with weekly-changing five-course ($30) and eight-course ($60) Teishoku (Japanese for "meal set") dinners in addition to the regular...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Joy Yee South, the latest location for Chinatown-based Joy Yee's Noodles, opened last month at 7101 W. 183rd St. in Tinley Park, in the former Yes Asian location, the company said in an email.
The restaurant features Pan Asian cuisine, particularly...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:02 AM
Austin and East Garfield Park each recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Austin, a 33-year-old man was fatally shot Monday in the 200 block of North Laramie Avenue, police said. That same day,...
| Mar 27, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 65-year-old Mount Prospect woman was arrested March 17 at 4:22 p.m. in the 700 block of South Rand Road. She was charged with retail theft. The estimated value of the loss was...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Three men in their 20s were shot to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
A 26-year-old man was fatally shot Monday in the 11300 block of South Forest Avenue in Roseland,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 1:46 PM
After four days last week without homicides, Chicago saw 11 homicides in five days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Nine men, between the ages of 21 and 38, were shot to death from Sept. 12 through Monday, RedEye determined. The...
| Feb 17, 2013
When I sat down with 18-year-old seniors Vontate Stewart and James Adams at Hyde Park Academy on the day before their meeting with President Barack Obama, they were excited about the visit, but rather reserved.
Sure, they felt fortunate that as...