| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
•On Nov. 10, someone stole a package from the porch of a residence in the 1500 block of Christina Lane after a man had ordered a Samsung Galaxy tablet online. According to shipping...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Two men finishing work at a Lakeview restaurant were robbed while they cleared snow off their car, police said. The pair, ages 20 and 48, had just left Machu Picchu Peruvian Cuisine and...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:36 AM
Two men finishing work at a Lakeview restaurant were robbed while they cleared snow off their car, police said.
The pair, ages 20 and 48, had just left Machu Picchu Peruvian Cuisine and Steakhouse on Ashland Avenue just south of Irving Park Road...
| Oct 10, 2013
Halloween is hard enough, what with figuring out your own costume, helping the kids choose theirs and trying not to snack on the industrial-size bag of Kit-Kats you've convinced yourself is necessary, despite your house's location on a side street, off...
| Aug 15, 2013
Chicago Bears offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod, who joined the team in March after signing a five-year, $35 million deal, has paid $790,000 for a four-bedroom, 3,500-square-foot house in Vernon Hills.
Bushrod, 28, previously was with the New Orleans...
| May 9, 2013
Before I could ride a bicycle or recite The Lord's Prayer, I remember sausages. Bulbous and gray, with brown patches from the fry pan, these links — ask my folks — were the quickest, cheapest way to quiet a hyper child. But my introduction...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It was a long night at the Sands, stretching until about 9:40 by the time it was over, but I am sure it was a memorable night for the high school players, coaches, parents and other adults who were among the 610 there last night for the Via All-Star...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Chicago police have issued an alert after a man tried to drag a woman into his car in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.
The 33-year-old woman was walking near Elston Avenue and Pulaski Road around 6 p.m. Monday when the man started following her and...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:18 AM
Four people were seriously injured when an SUV flipped over early this morning on Lake Shore Drive on the North Side, authorities said.
The four were traveling in the SUV when it flipped over near Irving Park Road shortly before 2:30 a.m., officials...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 7:21 AM
A male of unknown age was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in the Old Irving Park neighborhood Sunday evening, authorities said.
Amtrak Train No. 341, bound for Milwaukee, struck a pedestrian about 8;17 p.m. while the train was traveling about 79...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:56 PM
A South Lawndale man was arrested early Thursday for firing three gunshots into the air in Irving Park after police officers found him trying to hide his gun in his pants, according to court records.
Police officers responded to a call of shots fired at...