| Sep 18, 2013
2401 W. Devon Ave. 773-274-8600
Looks like: Barbie's Dreamhouse, thanks to pink walls and a crystal chandelier
Smells like: Coriander and cumin
Sounds like: Cabbies conversing in spitfire Urdu and the tinkling of metal skewers as cooks scrape the...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Four people were stabbed during two attacks in the Austin and Rogers Park neighborhoods this morning.
Paramedics were called to the 7400 block of North Ridge Avenue in Rogers Park about 7:30 a.m. for three men who were stabbed, Chicago Fire Department...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:13 PM
A man was found dead with gunshot wounds to his face and chest in the Rogers Park neighborhood overnight Wednesday.
The man was found near an alley in the 7500 block of North Greenview Avenue about 2:50 a.m., according to authorities.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:44 PM
East Garfield Park and Roseland each have recorded two homicides in the last two weeks, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Roseland, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Monday in the 11300 block of South Edbrooke Avenue, police said....
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Early on in "The Salinger Contract," the new book from acclaimed novelist and West Rogers Park native Adam Langer, the protagonist, a character also named "Adam Langer," stumbles across the truth about J.D. Salinger. He discovers why Salinger seemingly...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:11 PM
When Cecily Strong takes a seat at the "Saturday Night Live" Weekend Update desk Saturday , friends and teachers from Oak Park will be cheering her on, some watching for hints of inside jokes they shared in high school.
"She's no diva," said Matt...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:45 PM
A Cook County jury this afternoon found a south suburban Hazel Crest man guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 killing of a hearing-impaired man in a robbery on the Evanston-Chicago border, officials said.
In a trial at the courthouse in Skokie, the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — With the Senate preparing to vote on its $74.3 billion budget tomorrow, lawmakers did some last minute shifts of dollars to fund a number of special projects. Here are a few of the new projects tucked into the budget: * $1.7 million...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
After last night's memorial gathering in Rogers Park for Jim Nayder, who died at 59 last Friday, I heard from a reader in Frankfort who responding to the news: I just learned of Jim Nayder’s passing this morning and I'm......
| Aug 21, 2013
They say it's a bad corner.
Pastor Michael Allen hadn't thought of it that way.
In his eight years as pastor of Uptown Baptist Church, Allen has known that the corner of Wilson Avenue and Sheridan Road in Chicago was at the border of rival gang...
| Apr 21, 2013
Nadine Warner was hunkered down in a St. Louis hotel room, absorbing that singular type of heat that radiates from a feverish kid on your lap, in this case her 3-year-old son, Gabe, while the rest of the family was outside exploring the city.