| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Dysheka Bibbs sees the Rogers Park neighborhood as a "heaven" for gang members, but a temptation her 17-year-old brother resisted.
That only sharpened the loss after her brother, Markeyo Carr, was shot dead when a masked gunman opened fire in the parking...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Regarding the sad and untimely passing of Deborah Sobol, one of the founders of the Chicago Chamber Musicians, I would like to mention the many years she spent with us in the music department at Sullivan High School in Rogers Park.
We were fortunate...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The former manager of a Bridgeport gas station testified Tuesday that Brian Church, one of the NATO 3, came to his station trying to fill an empty milk jug with gasoline the day before Church and two others were arrested on terrorism charges in 2012....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Seven people were displaced by an extra-alarm fire in West Rogers Park this afternoon, authorities said.
No one was injured in the 2-11 alarm fire in the 6900 block of North Oakley Avenue that started a little after 1 p.m., fire officials on the scene...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A 3-year-old girl died in a Rogers Park apartment fire after the girl apparently set fire to a mattress in her family’s apartment while playing with a lighter, family members said.
LeAndrea White was found dead in the three-story apartment...
| Feb 5, 2014
More than 200,000 low-income Illinoisans have applied for new coverage under Medicaid, the state-federal health insurance that was expanded in Illinois and several other states as part of the Affordable Care Act.
But for certain members of that group,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Umami Burger, the popular California-based hamburger chain, will open its first Chicago location later this year.
The restaurant will be a 90-seater at 1480 N. Milwaukee Ave., next to the now-shuttered Covo Gyro Market in Wicker Park. The chain said...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Metra service on the Union Pacific North line was halted this morning because of a person who was standing atop an inbound train in the city's Rogers Park neighborhood.
Passengers on the Metra Union Pacific North line train heading out of the city...
| 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...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 12:49 PM
A convicted felon charged in the 1988 slaying of a woman in her Rogers Park apartment was ordered held without bail today, authorities said.
DNA evidence helped Chicago police arrest Prentice Phillips, 48, of Evanston, who was charged Thursday with...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:56 PM
A West Rogers Park man died after the motorcycle he was driving was hit by a compact SUV in the Edgebrook neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
Omar Posos, 35, was declared dead at 7:26 a.m. at Resurrection Medical Center following the accident...