| 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 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 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 11, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Lakeview-area police officers want Pride revelers to know that the city's steeper fines for public drinking will actually be enforced at this years' LGBT Pride Festivities.
At a beat meeting last week, Chicago Police Department commander Elias...
| 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...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:12 PM
As he awaits a hearing on his latest proposal for the renovation of Wrigley Field, Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts today pitched the benefits of the ballpark and a neighborhood overhaul to a Lakeview business group.
Ricketts cited the millions of people who...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Ike Barinholtz, a writer and co-star on the Fox sitcom “The Mindy Project,” has been cast as the male lead in the Tina Fey-Amy Poehler movie “The Nest.”
The comedy is about a pair of sisters who decide to throw one final party to...
| May 20, 2014
There isn't a ton of money on Brian Dolk's old Regional Transit Authority reduced-fare permit, but getting the funds transferred to his new Ventra card has caused him tons of aggravation.
Dolk, who is disabled with a lower back disorder, has about $4.80...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Entrepreneur Beau D’Arcy paints a romantic picture when talking about his latest venture, a floating entertainment complex called Breakwater Chicago.
“When you’re on Breakwater, you have the ability to have a great dinner, a glass of...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:19 PM
A Lakeview man accused of killing a woman after he struck her oncoming taxi as he drove drunk on the wrong side of Lake Shore Drive early Friday was released on bond this evening, authorities said.
Erik F. Johnson, 23, of the 3500 block of North Janssen...
| May 9, 2014
If the crowd doesn't draw you into the Good Eating tent stage at Printers Row Lit Fest, the tempting aromas will. Each year, the staff of the Tribune's Good Eating section brings cookbooks to life by hosting author conversations and food prep...