| 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...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:17 PM
It turns out even Superman loves Sunday Funday.
“Man of Steel” star Henry Cavill had lunch with MMA fighter and actress Gina Carano Sunday at Jack’s On Halsted in the Lakeview East neighborhood and returned later on that day for a...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:50 AM
UPDATE -- Chicago police said Monday morning that a North Side man who had been missing since Friday was found safe and has been reunited with his family. No other details were available.
Police are searching...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Following a federal court ruling, the Cook County clerk's office has issued more than 250 marriage licenses to same-sex couples wishing to wed under the Illinois' Marriage Equality law, officials said this morning.
According to a news release from...
| Sep 29, 2013
1. In the beginning
The origin of the traditional marathon goes back to 490 B.C., when Pheidippides, a soldier in the Greek army, ran 24 miles from the battlefield in Marathon, Greece, to Athens to tell the Greek government that the Persians had been...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:12 AM
As most Chicagoans know, parking in the city can be an absolute nightmare. Lucky for us, there is a group of people out there who want to make it easier.
Founded by artificial intelligence professor Eyal Amir, 42, of Lakeview East and...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Walmart execs meet with Lakeview East residents on Monday to discuss plans to move into the neighborhood....
| May 5, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Local residents, activists and business leaders gather for an anti-Walmart documentary and voice concerns over the proposed Lakeview branch and the local alderman’s vague viewpoint on it....
| May 19, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Efficiency in government spending and breaks for small businesses were all cited by local residents and business owners....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:22 PM
If you've ever wanted to meet Larry Flynt, here's your chance....
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:45 PM
One person was dead and another injured in a fire at a Lakeview East apartment building this evening, but the actions of the injured victim might have saved others.
The fire in a four-story multi-unit apartment building in the 500 block of West...