| Nov 12, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•On Nov. 5 at 4:59 p.m., a 23-year-old Lake Villa man was arrested at a traffic stop at South Old Rand and Deerpath roads and was charged with driving uninsured and on a suspended...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Nicole Steeves doesn't want her daughter to feel like an outcast when classmates share their experiences from church and talk about learning to live like Jesus.
The 37-year-old librarian and her husband have gone to great lengths to teach their...
| Oct 9, 2013
Mollie Katzen believes "vegetarian" should be used as an adjective rather than a noun.
"I like to avoid the labels that keep people in different camps," says the Berkeley, Calif.-based cookbook author, whose 1977 "Moosewood Cookbook" served as a Rosetta...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Turns out, the waiting is not the hardest part.
Some Chicago Card users said they finally received their Ventra cards in the mail but had difficulty activating and then registering their cards online because they never received Ventra emails telling them...
| Sep 25, 2013
Due to interstate moves, familial allegiances or just plain preference, not every Chicagoan is a Bears fan. Full disclosure: While I like to see the Bears do well, I'm a bleed-blue N.Y. Giants fan. (And yes, I appreciate your condolences on our 0-3 start....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Update: Eric Dahl's case was dismissed at a subsequent court date.
A Wrigleyville man was arrested Sunday night after he was accused of assaulting a U.S. Postal Service police officer who suspected the man was driving his moped around Lakeview while...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Chicago police have issued an alert to warn people of several armed robberies on the North Side.
Both robberies happened on Aug. 21 several minutes apart from each other, police said.
Three people robbed the victims at gun point and made off with cell...
| Sep 24, 2013
I am a resident of Chicago, I lived 25 years in Lakeview and my son Ricky was murdered in Logan Square on Aug. 3, 2012. He was 24 years old.
The most gun-ridden area of Chicago is a few minutes away from Indiana. Because of the porosity of our borders...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:06 AM
A 24-year-old woman was taken to a hospital following a sexual assault Sunday morning in the Lakeview neighborhood, according to Chicago Fire Department officials.
At 4:30 a.m., an ambulance responded to the 400 block of West Belmont Avenue on the North...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:25 AM
An extra-alarm fire that destroyed a Lakeview building started in a hookah lounge and spread to two other businesses, fire officials say.
Investigators with the Office of Fire Investigation determined that the fire at 3330 N. Clark St. began Friday...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Smoke spread through much of Lakeview Friday night as crews battled an extra-alarm fire and rescued a woman and a dog from an adjoining building, officials said.
Crews took a little more than 1-1/2 hours to extinguish the fire at 3330 N. Clark St.,...