| Jun 12, 2014
WMAQ-Ch. 5 co-anchor Rob Stafford has listed his five-bedroom house in Hinsdale for $1.7 million.
Stafford, 55, has been on the air in Chicago for more than 21 years, since joining WBBM-Ch. 2 as a general assignment reporter in September 1992. He...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster on Tuesday afternoon listed a five-bedroom, 5,300-square-foot house that he owns in Lakeview for $1.799 million, and the house already is under contract.
Listing agent Jeffrey Lowe of Berkshire Hathaway...
| Jun 26, 2014
WLS-AM afternoon co-host Roe Conn has paid more than $1.4 million for a four-bedroom home on Chicago's North Side.
Conn, who co-hosts the 2-6 p.m. shift each weekday with Richard Roeper, recently closed on the purchase of his new home, about four months...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:11 PM
The Chicago Police Department is getting tougher on rooftop and balcony revelers along the city's LGBTQ Pride Parade route this year, according to Lakeview Ald. Tom Tunney (44th).
"I think we're preparing more than usual," he said in a phone interview....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:48 PM
When Larry Hallock and his partner decided to move from Chicago's vibrant Lakeview neighborhood, they never imagined they would consider living in the Austin community on the city's beleaguered West Side, let alone wind up in a bidding war over a six-flat...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:17 PM
David Wilk and Charlie Gurion have kissed many times since they met, and many more times since they became one of the first same-sex couples in Illinois to get a marriage license.
But until Sunday, their kisses never had been cheered by thousands of...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:58 AM
When the annual Pride Parade steps off at noon Sunday on the North Side, marriage will be the overarching theme and cause for celebration at the event, organizers have said.
And this year, the colorful procession will start out with dozens of married...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:05 PM
There’s no good weekend, let alone multiple weekends, to slow traffic to a crawl on a major Chicago thoroughfare. But Illinois Department of Transportation officials said they made sure to steer clear of some big events — including...
| Jul 7, 2014
As Malik Dervisevic huddled in a small jail cell — tired, hungry and frantic after hours of interrogation and no contact with his family — his mind whirred with anxiety.
"I lost my job. I lost my house. I lost everything," Dervisevic, 37,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:08 AM
A man offered candy in an attempt to lure three children to his van this weekend in the Lathrop Homes neighborhood near Lakeview, according to police.
About 7:40 p.m Saturday, the man asked two girls and boy if they wanted candy as the three children...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:27 PM
North Lake Shore Drive is a mess for many of the quarter-million drivers, bus passengers, pedestrians and bicyclists who use it each day, according to new research from city and state transportation officials who are planning an overhaul of the aging...