| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:45 AM
A man was shot in a busy nightlife district near Wrigley Field, two women were wounded at a lakefront park and three men were hurt in a Northwest Side attack as shootings across the city left more than a dozen people hurt in nine hours starting late...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Mariano’s plans to open a 70,000-square foot grocery store at the former site of a major U.S. Steel mill in South Chicago.
Bob Mariano, the chairman and CEO of Mariano’s parent company, Roundy’s Inc., made the announcement on Wednesday...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Days after being accused in a lawsuit of working together to defraud investors, Harvey and its comptroller have split – with each offering a different explanation of what happened.
Harvey spokesman Sean Howard said comptroller Joseph Letke was...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:19 AM
A 56-year-old man was fatally shot in the South Austin neighborhood Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Someone inside an approaching vehicle fired shots at the man about 1:35 p.m., in the 100 block of North Leamington Avenue, Police News Affairs...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
At least 30 people were shot over about 13 hours starting 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon and continuing into early Monday morning. Four of the 30 people shot died and several more remain in critical condition.
The shootings Sunday into Monday brings the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
With Park Ridge's public library facing deficit spending and the prospect of cuts to staff and services, some city officials think a library tax hike should be put to a public vote.
"They should go out (and) they should ask the taxpayers, 'Do you want...
| May 25, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Of the hundreds of handguns and assault rifles that convicted gun trafficker David "Big Man" Lewisbey bought at Indiana gun shows and pumped onto Chicago's violence-plagued streets, only seven left a paper trail.
And it didn't take long for that trail...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Chicago Police Department has canceled days off on weekends for dozens of cops on tactical, saturation and gun teams in certain high-crime neighborhoods as violence has picked up in recent weeks with the arrival of warmer weather.
The extra officers...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Shelli Traner Graves remembers getting an A on a history paper about colonies while at Barrington High School in 1967.
What she didn't recall, until recently, was that she never returned the book she had checked out of the school library on April 1 of...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Three men in their 20s were shot to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
A 26-year-old man was fatally shot Monday in the 11300 block of South Forest Avenue in Roseland,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Felony charges have been filed against the co-owner of a Southeast Side salvage yard where police say dozens of stolen cars were taken for parts and scrap.
Aaron Adelman, 29, is charged with one count of felony possession of a stolen motor vehicle,...