| Apr 27, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Beginning as early as May 5, farmers markets will open across the city selling produce, flowers, meats and artisan goods seven days a week. Here is a comprehensive list of farmers markets across the city.
Chicago's Downtown Farmstand
| Apr 28, 2012
| 1:31 AM
Two people were injured, one critically, when the vehicle they were in struck a tree this morning in the Jefferson Park nighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.
The crash happened at 1:20 a.m. when the car struck a tree at the intersection of...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Train riders are supposed to benefit from the CTA service changes that start Sunday. Six of the eight train routes are supposed to see more trains during rush hour. Going Public compares the new train schedules to the current train schedules and finds...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:17 PM
A weary state Sen. Donne Trotter was released on $25,000 bond Thursday after spending the night in a Chicago police lockup on a felony charge that he tried to bring a handgun aboard an aircraft at O'Hare International Airport.
Dressed in a tan suede...
| Dec 7, 2012
What's worse for a distinguished, pro-gun-control Chicago politician who sports a cool goatee and an always-natty wardrobe:
Being charged with a felony after allegedly trying to carry a .25-caliber Beretta handgun onto a Chicago plane bound for...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:37 PM
A homeowner suffered serious burns in a fire at a Jefferson Park home this afternoon that also left at least one dog dead and nine dogs injured, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The victim, a man believed to be in his 50s, had much of his...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:50 AM
With its debut Monday of the "Jeffery Jump" route between downtown and the South Side, the CTA has taken a hop—but not a leap—toward rapid bus service.
The new J14 route along Jeffery Boulevard, which replaces the No. 14 Jeffery Express,...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 4:33 PM
A woman drove herself to the hospital after sustaining a gunshot wound to the head in what police described as a drive-by shooting. The 26-year-old woman was sitting in a car in the 3700 block of Arlington Avenue in the......
| Jan 8, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in seven L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Timesâ Crime L.A. database. Six neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. San Pedro (A)......
| Mar 8, 2011
| 9:32 PM
THEATER REVIEW: "Night and Her Stars" ★★★ Through April 24 Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave.; Running time: 2 hours, 25 minutes; Tickets: $25-$30 at 773-283-7071 or www.thegifttheatre.org Stuck for a lengthy stint in the dentist's...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Soaring temperatures hit Southern California on Thursday, providing a burst of summer-like heat following weeks of chilly and rainy weather. But forecasters said the near-record temperatures were expected to cool off by the weekend. In downtown Los...