| Nov 6, 2013
Know of a trivia night in Chicago that you don't see listed here? E-mail RedEye nightlife and events reporter Kate Bernot.
The Beetle Bar & Grill
Specials: $3 pints of Point Lager and $4 Stoli vodka cocktails...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:54 PM
While Chicago’s Board of Education on Wednesday approved just seven of 17 proposals for new charter schools, the growth of privately run schools in the city remains on a pace sought by advocates.
Five of the seven schools that got the go-ahead are...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Firefighters this morning were still putting out rekindled hot spots after an extra-alarm fire gutted a strip mall in the North Side's Peterson Park neighborhood Friday afternoon, according to fire officials.
Parts of the building rekindled several...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:42 PM
A 23-year-old man who punched a woman repeatedly with a knife extending from his fist – including in both her eyes – during a brutal attack early Wednesday was ordered held without bail this morning in Cook County bond court.
| Dec 22, 2013
Natalie Webster beamed at her 13-year-old son, Moshae, as he sat straight-backed at the dinner table. She jokingly needled him about his careful grooming and formal manner around visitors as he stared ahead, alternately protesting and tolerating her...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Police are questioning someone after a mother, father and son were critically injured by a hit-and-run driver in the West Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said.
The three were crossing Devon Avenue near Campbell Avenue, just west of Western Avenue,...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• Someone in a ski mask shot up an "impromptu memorial" Monday afternoon near the site of an earlier gang killing, police said, wounding two young men in the Humboldt Park...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 9:25 PM
A 28-year-old man and his parents remained hospitalized Wednesday after they were seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident in the West Rogers Park neighborhood last weekend.
The driver, 46-year-old Reth Yiv, later turned himself in to police and...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 7:39 AM
One man was killed and eight people were hurt in attacks across the city this evening, authorities said.
The man killed, age 36, was shot in the head in the 400 block of South Central Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood about 7:50 p.m., said Chicago...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 3:31 PM
A man accused of making several threatening calls about Loyola University — claiming that he was on the Rogers Park campus and had an Uzi and four sticks of dynamite — was ordered held Saturday in lieu of $300,000 bail.
Henry J. Tapia, 43,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Metra trains were halted for about 15 minutes on the Union Pacific North near the Rogers Park station this morning while police investigated a threatening note.
The trains were halted shortly before 7 a.m., said Tom Miller, a Metra spokesman.