| 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 14, 2013
Samantha Irby, who may well be the most talented inappropriate woman in Chicago, sat against the window, facing the bar, an arm draped across a wooden booth, supremely confident. She delivered great line after great line, quip after quip. She referred...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:07 AM
The estate of a North Side businessman who died of cyanide poisoning after winning a $1 million lottery jackpot was divided among his two surviving heirs Wednesday in a deal that bars both sides from pursuing a wrongful-death lawsuit unless a criminal...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:16 AM
"Chicago is the drain into which the brains of the Middle West disappear. Moving there is not even an aspiration for ambitious Michiganders. It's the accepted endpoint of one's educational progression: grade school, middle school, high school, college,...
| 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...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:36 PM
It's down to a goat, some chickens and a few ducks, but it's still a zoo. For now, at least.
Residents of Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood plan to host a series of meetings beginning Thursday to discuss what will happen to the small zoo at Indian...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 11:28 PM
A long planned connector road between Providence Drive and Northern Lights Boulevard picked up speed in April when the Alaska Legislature allotted $20 million in capital funds during the waning days of the legislative session to pay for the project....