| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:37 AM
If I were to identify the number one growth industry in Chicago music during my 36 years on the classical beat, it would unquestionably be chamber music.
Instrumental and vocal groups of every description have popped up across the metropolitan area, and...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:10 AM
A man was taken into custody after trying to rob an off-duty Chicago police officer at knifepoint early this morning, authorities said.
About 12:30 a.m., the 20-year-old man bicycled toward the officer as he was walking in the 1700 block of West...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Approximately 500 community members, civic leaders and donors attended Toast & Twinkle, the Center on Halsted's third holiday party, on Dec. 12. A quintet from Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles played seasonal tunes as guests checked in for the center's open...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Two men finishing work at a Lakeview restaurant were robbed while they cleared snow off their car, police said. The pair, ages 20 and 48, had just left Machu Picchu Peruvian Cuisine and...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.,...
| 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...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Authorities are asking for help finding a woman who robbed a Lakeview bank Wednesday for the second time and is suspected in another city bank robbery in April.
The robbery took place at a TCF Bank at a Jewel-Osco at 3531 N. Broadway about 3:50 p.m.,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Hundreds of protesters, including some Walmart workers who skipped their shifts on the retail industry's busiest day, spoke, chanted and sang outside of Walmart stores around the United States, making pleas for higher wages and better healthcare for...