| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:08 PM
A 40-year-old man has been charged in connection with a robbery at a Fifth Third Bank on the Southwest Side in the city's McKinley Park neighborhood, officials said today.
Bryan Mason, whose last known address was on the 1600 block of West 38th Street,...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 9:38 AM
This story originally appeared in the Chicago Tribune on July 6, 2006.
Like a furry rocket, Max the border collie streaked across Foster Avenue Beach on Wednesday, a blur to the dozen or so beachgoers and a threat to the nearest flock of sea gulls.
| Jul 3, 2011
| 5:29 AM
Chicago Police are looking for a suicidal teen girl who was last seen Saturday.
Maday Martinez, 18, is described as Hispanic, 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighing 120 pounds, with black hair, brown eyes and a medium brown complexion, according to a missing...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Chicago police issued a community alert tonight warning people in the McKinley Park neighborhood for a man wanted for an attempted child abduction there last week.
The incident happened on July 7 at about 3:30 p.m. as a group of children were walking...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:16 PM
Raising a little girl carries its own set of challenges.
“Don’t want to push her to grow up to fast,” Jermaine Pierre said about his two year old daughter, “That’s what we’re kind of afraid of.”
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:04 PM
A number of geese have been found dead at two Chicago parks over the last two days, and poisoning is suspected.
Eighteen have been found at McKinley Park on the Southwest Side. Six were found Tuesday near the softball fields at the park and 10 more...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 4:26 PM
More dead wildfowl were found today in a Southwest Side park, and officials are warning against fishing in or walking pets near ponds there while an investigation is held to figure out what's causing the deaths.
The Chicago Commission on Animal Care...
| Oct 7, 2011
A new resume search claims more than 42,000 job hunters in Chicago.
Indeed.com launched its open resume search Sept. 14, but the site has been taking resume uploads since February, including imported LinkedIn profiles.
For now, the search at indeed.com/...
| Nov 17, 2011
While violence erupted in New York City on the anniversary of the Occupy movement, protests were more reserved in Sacramento, at least during daylight hours.
Several hundred protestors gathered at Ceasar Chavez Park two months ago to protest...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 1:45 PM
A man who was found dead outside of his McKinley Park home early Friday died of cirrhosis of the liver, an autopsy revealed.
Don Mankunas, 59, of the 3700 block of South Hermitage Avenue, was found lying face down by a female tenant outside of the...
| May 12, 2011
Sacramento's Park and Recreation Department is looking to cut $4 million from it's budget meaning summer camps and sports leagues for kids will go away. In the last four years, 65% of it's budget has been slashed and half its workers have been laid off....