| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Just as most Chicagoans were heading into the holiday weekend and tuning out the news, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the full list of 50 locations where the city will put up ticket-issuing speed cameras near parks and schools by the end of the year....
| Sep 19, 2013
3719 N. Harlem Ave. 773-491-8200
Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of 4)
The sleek wood-and-stone interior and Edison bulbs hanging from the ceiling at Dunning pizzeria Forno Rosso might seem contemporary, even trendy, at first glance, but a longer...
| Nov 17, 2013
Suburbs in the city
Any intelligent plan for retaining the young college graduates who flock to the neighborhoods near downtown must factor in who these people are and where they were raised.
Author Edward McClelland, quoted in the Tribune's Nov. 10...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The authors of the editors’ note that begins Volume 17/2014 of “Chicago Quarterly Review: The Chicago Issue” are justifiably thrilled that the publication has reached its 20th birthday: “We are amazed and humbled to look back at...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Two Walgreens staffers are being credited with stopping a man armed with a loaded gun who was trying to rob the store late Friday in the West Town community, according to police.
Police said the suspect, Benjamin H. Strong, 21, of the 3700 block of...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A reception will be held Saturday from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox Ave, to commemorate the installation of a street sign honoring Edward F. Dunne, former mayor of Chicago and governor of......
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:11 PM
A 4-year-old girl was shot and seriously hurt on the Northwest Side in one of three shootings across the city that left eight people injured overnight, authorities said.
The first shooting happened shortly about 10:25 p.m., as the girl, Shyla Rivera,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:52 PM
As bullets started pelting the car that they were riding in Sunday night, Javier Rosario says he and his best friend both quickly covered his 4-year-old sister in the back seat to try to shield her from the gunfire.
But Shyla Rivera was still hit in the...
| 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...