| Nov 3, 2012
Terry Callier, a singer-songwriter who captivated a cult following with his quietly hypnotic baritone voice and hard-to-classify music that combined elements of folk, blues and jazz, died of cancer Oct. 27 at a hospital in Chicago. He was 67.
| Apr 11, 2013
Former Chicago Blackhawks right wing Martin Lapointe has listed his seven-bedroom mansion in Hinsdale for $3.5 million.
Lapointe, 39, played for the Blackhawks from 2005 to 2008. Afterward, he became a Blackhawks scout and is an executive for the...
| Feb 13, 2013
In the aftermath of the E2 nightclub disaster that killed 21 people in 2003, the city of Chicago vowed to step up weekend inspections of clubs.
Ten years later, city data released to the Tribune, as well as interviews with club owners and others,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:37 AM
The FBI has released a detailed photograph of a distinctive devil tattoo on the right shoulder of escaped bank robber Kenneth Conley, but has no new leads on his whereabouts since his escape with his cellmate from the Metropolitan Correctional Center...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Daley nephew indicted in '04 death of David Koschman A special Cook County grand jury indicted former Mayor Richard Daley's nephew on a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the death of David Koschman in a drunken confrontation on the city’s......
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Food trucks may soon find special parking spots near City Hall, NBC Tower, Harold Washington College, Buckingham Fountain and Lincoln Park Zoo, among other high-traffic locations in Chicago.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday presented the City Council with...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 5:40 AM
More than 50 people gathered at a vigil Friday night to share stories and pay homage to Neill Townsend, a bicyclist who was killed earlier in the day by a truck after he swerved his bike to avoid a car door.
Under a street light just off of Wells and Oak...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:56 PM
A City Council committee today signed off on 21 locations where food trucks will be able to park on a regular basis, but two others didn’t make the cut.
The ordinance making food trucks legal requires that at least 30 “food truck stands&...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:13 AM
Police have released surveillance photos of two suspects in the stabbing of four Guardian Angels at a Red Line station on the Near North Side.
The four suffered minor cuts during the confrontation around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Clark and Division stop,...
| May 25, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Reconstruction projects were declared finished today on two Halsted Street bridges between Division Street and Chicago Avenue on the Near North Side.
The “tied-arch” bridge in the 1100 block of North Halsted Street replaced an aging bascule...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Two dozen young people were arrested after causing disturbances near and on the Magnificent Mile Saturday afternoon, Chicago police said this morning.
Of those arrested, 20 were juveniles and four were adults after the incidents Saturday evening,...