| Dec 26, 2011
| 12:30 PM
The end is here.
Every week since April 2009, I took a different CTA bus in an attempt to ride every route from end to end. The project ended Thursday after 139 routes.
After more than 2 1/2 years of riding buses, I have picked up some wisdom (and a...
| Jan 3, 2012
HOURS CHANGES AT CHICAGO POST OFFICES, STARTING JANUARY 17TH
AMC O'Hare 11600 Irving Park Rd. MONDAY-FRIDAY 4 pm - 7 pm SATURDAY Closed
Aon Center 200 E. Randolph St. MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30 am - 5 pm SATURDAY Closed
Auburn Park 8345 S. Ashland Ave. MONDAY-...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:58 AM
It's one of the enduring tropes of Chicago theater: a group of young artists, inspired by the example of Steppenwolf, get together to put on shows and build a family based on aesthetic affinity (and let's face it — romantic...
| Oct 23, 2012
By the time Dawn Benavides realized what had happened, it was too late.
The Jefferson Park resident parked in a city-owned lot near the Logan Theatre on North Milwaukee Avenue the evening of July 1. She swiped her credit card in the meter box and,...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 2:05 PM
An Algerian cabdriver was ordered held on $40,000 bail after he hit a man with his cab who he refused to pick up near the Jefferson Park "L" station early Friday, officials said.
A witness told police that the driver, Mustapha Zenati, 35, refused to pick...
| May 13, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Three people were shot, one fatally, and another man killed in separate attacks across Chicago Saturday night and Sunday morning.
A 43-year-old man died after being bound and beaten inside his apartment in the 4500 block of Milwaukee Avenue in...
| May 25, 2012
Your real estate agent wants to be your friend. Not your bowling or bridge partner, or a confidante to phone after a particularly tough day, but your social media buddy, a person who will keep you up-to-speed with newsy updates and insider information...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel billed his soon-to-be-launched speed camera program as being about child safety and not raising cash, but a new Tribune/WGN-TV poll shows most Chicago voters are skeptical of the mayor's rationale and don't want the devices.
| May 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
CTA Red and Blue Line commuters can expect delays this week due to track maintenance work, officials said.
Southbound and northbound trains on the Red Line will be running on the same track from 10:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. until early Friday morning between...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 5:57 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Governor Jerry Brown will be in Southern California on Monday making his final push to pass Proposition 30.
On Sunday, Brown's Prop. 30 tour took him four churches in South L.A. -- West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Jefferson...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dog walkers everywhere, beware. No one wants to see your dog’s feces laying on the sidewalk, especially in East Harlem where local politicans have decided to launch a “No Poop Fairy” campaign.
The campaign, that originated in Colorado,...