| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Eight months ago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel promised aldermen they could restore paid Sunday parking in their wards to help ensure local businesses thrive and residents were kept happy.
They’re still waiting.
On Wednesday, as the mayor touted what he...
| Feb 14, 2014
A series of spring home seminars sponsored by the Historic Chicago Bungalow Association will provide expert guidance on topics ranging from flood control to appealing property taxes.
Registration is required to reserve a space. Go to chicagobungalow.org...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Many couples find that a first-home purchase priced about $400,000 can make great financial sense as they plan toward the growth of a family and their careers, according to Alison Schwartz, vice president of corporate communications for Move Inc.,...
| Feb 18, 2014
In a Feb. 2 editorial, you wrote: "Chicago's economic heart — its downtown — can't flourish if its neighborhoods don't."
The Loop will survive with or without thriving Chicago neighborhoods.
All around the globe, there are cities...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:08 AM
At an anti-abortion rally last Sunday, Cardinal Francis George proclaimed to a downtown crowd of thousands that culture and societies can change.
"Because you tell the truth, the pro-life movement can come in from the cold," said Chicago's shivering...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:18 PM
A judge set bail today at $1 million for an 18-year-old man charged in a shooting that killed a 19-year-old man last month in the city's Portage Park neighborhood.
Tramian Barnes of the 400 block of South May Street in Joliet was charged with first-...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Police are questioning two suspects in connection with a stabbing that injured two people this morning in the Portage Park neighborhood.
They are suspected of cutting a 17-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man inside an apartment in the 3700 block of...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Two tied up and stabbed a 17-year-old girl and her 20-year-old boyfriend during a Monday robbery on the Northwest Side after inviting the couple to stay the night at a home where one cousin lives, prosecutors said.
David D. Cross, 36, and Jeffery Cross,...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Worth a trip: Gyros at The Parthenon
314 S. Halsted St. 312-726-2407
The Parthenon may never have been born if it weren't for some delinquent car payments. In the '50s, fresh from serving in the army during the Korean War, The Parthenon's owner Chris...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:02 PM
A young man who went home after a shooting instead of immediately seeking medical attention has died, one of two young men were wounded in separate North and West side shootings Monday night.
Alex Anderson, 19, was declared dead at 4:42 a.m. at Advocate...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:37 PM
South Chicago on Sunday saw Chicago's first double homicide of the year, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Two men, ages 18 and 35, were shot to death in the 9100 block of South Commercial Avenue, officials said.