| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:13 AM
A small fire on the tracks near Montrose Avenue slowed Brown Line service midday today, officials said.
Rubbish on the tracks at 4400 North Ravenswood Avenue was quickly extinguished, according to the Chicago Fire Department, but power was shut off...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Transportation costs per household in the Chicago region are among the lowest in the U.S., but those expenses increase dramatically for families who live in the outer suburbs, according to a new study released today.
Overall, the Chicago region,...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 7:12 PM
A team of three robbers are believed to be responsible for nearly a dozen armed robberies on the city's Northwest Side dating back to last month, Chicago police said tonight in a community alert.
In each case -- the first occurring Sept. 23 and the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 11:05 AM
This is the scene outside former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's home in Chicago's Ravenswood Manor neighborhood, the day before he is scheduled to report for his federal prison sentence on corruption charges: It's already a complete circus.
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Former governor Rod Blagojevich arrived early Thursday afternoon at the Federal Correctional Institution in Englewood to begin serving a 14-year prison sentence.
With two of his lawyers beside him, Blagojevich arrived at the entrance to the low-security...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:51 AM
A 10-year-old boy and another 14 were wounded and a 20-year-old man killed in separate shootings Monday night.
A spokesman for the Cook County medical examiner's office said Daniel Cisneros, of the 4200 block of South Campbell Avenue, was pronounced...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:56 AM
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| Dec 23, 2011
| 10:43 AM
Some burglars are spending the Christmas season stealing packages from locked condominium lobbies.
Buildings in Logan Square and Ravenswood had several incidents of stolen packages this month.
This surveillance video shows a woman using a key, that's...
| Aug 2, 2012
After months of planning and form-filing, Begyle Brewing is just a few weeks away from having their beers sold in Chicago bars.
The Ravenswood-based brewery, run by friends Brendan Blume, Matt Ritchey and Kevin Cary, is planning to distribute using a...
| May 14, 2012
| 3:24 PM
A 30-year-old motorcyclist was killed and two other people were injured today in an early-morning crash involving two motorcycles and a car, authorities said.
The collision happened at about 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of Lawrence and Damen avenues...
| May 19, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Three out-of-state men arrested in a Bridgeport apartment raid days before the NATO summit considered hitting President Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's house and police stations with "incendiary devices," according to court documents....