| Sep 8, 2012
| 4:44 AM
A Wilmette man was cited for driving under the influence and failing to reduce his speed after police say he rear-ended a squad car in the Lakeview neighborhood early Friday morning.
Nathaniel Byram, 31, of the 2100 block of West Beechwood Avenue, was...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Few sights are as welcome each year as that of a packed lobby at the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, which opened with its typical gangbusters energy last weekend at Stage 773 in Lakeview and continues through Sunday. Now in its 12th high-spirited...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:43 AM
The Annoyance Theatre, a venerable Chicago comedy theater, is on the move. Jennifer Estlin, the theater's owner and executive producer, said Wednesday that it will exit its Uptown digs on the same block of North Broadway as the Uptown Theatre and move...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:16 AM
A school bus driver taking children to a public elementary school on Chicago's North Side was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol this week after being stopped for erratic driving, officials said Wednesday.
A police officer...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:46 AM
State Sen. Kirk Dillard made official today his second consecutive bid for the Republican nomination for governor, blasting Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn for what he called a lack of leadership on key issues.
Speaking outside the Lakeview home where he...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Even after the City Council unanimously signed off Wednesday on the Cubs' $500 million remake of Wrigley Field and the neighboring area, the exact scope and starting day of the project remained uncertain.
That's because Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts issued...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Part of an occasional series Commenter ID: JakeH Age: 34 Occupation: Attorney -- commercial litigation Family: Just me Resides: Lakeview Philosophies/inclinations: I'm basically a romantic, humanistic idealist with tendencies toward cynicism and...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Review: DryHop Brewers
3155 N. Broadway 773-857-3155
Rating: !!! (out of four) Off to a good start
Oh, DryHop, where were you when I lived in Lakeview? Now that I've moved to a 'hood further west, my brewpub options have improved—shoutout to...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:45 PM
The Museum of Contemporary Art celebrated 15 years of performances on the MCA stage with its benefit, "remixed/reimagined."
The evening began with an outdoor reception on the front plaza that included food from some of Chicago's food trucks, plus mini...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Greg Gibbs, owner of the Chicago Bagel Authority restaurants in Lakeview and Lincoln Park, asked regular customer and retired Cub Kerry Wood two weeks ago to come up with a sandwich for his menu, which also features The Cosby roast beef sandwich and the...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:12 AM
As most Chicagoans know, parking in the city can be an absolute nightmare. Lucky for us, there is a group of people out there who want to make it easier.
Founded by artificial intelligence professor Eyal Amir, 42, of Lakeview East and...