| 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 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• An 80-year-old man was pronounced dead Friday night from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a van Thursday morning in the city's Lakeview neighborhood. Read more.
| Dec 14, 2013
| 8:48 AM
An 80-year-old man was pronounced dead Friday night from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a van Thursday morning in the city's Lakeview neighborhood.
About 8:45 a.m. Thursday, according to preliminary information, the man was struck near...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Police say a suburban ambulance driver was three times over the legal limit for alcohol when he ran a red light, his emergency lights and sirens on, and crashed into a pickup truck in the Sheridan Park neighborhood on the North Side.
John P. Lara, 31,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:47 PM
The pastor of a Lakeview Roman Catholic parish has agreed to step aside after an allegation this week that he engaged in sexual misconduct with a minor in the late 1990s while he served as pastor of an Orland Park church, officials said today.
| 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...
| 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 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 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
| 7:37 PM
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 intoxicated.
The man, Eric Dahl, 33, was charged with aggravated...
| 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.,...