| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:28 AM
4840 N. Broadway - Uptown
| Nov 3, 2011
| 5:57 PM
A woman's burning body was found in a garage in the Uptown neighborhood this morning, and police were considering the case a homicide, authorities said.
The woman’s body was found on fire in a garage in the 5000 block of North Clark Street about 9:...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 2:17 PM
A woman whose burning body was found in a garage behind her Uptown apartment building died in a homicide, the Cook County medical examiner’s office determined today.
Maria Santiago, 54, died from multiple blunt trauma and strangulation in a...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Jackie Taylor, the founder and artistic director of Chicago's Black Ensemble Theater, is staring at an utterly transformative fall.
On Nov. 18, the $19 million new Black Ensemble Theater will open at the hitherto moribund 4450 North Clark St.,...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 12:20 AM
Two women were injured in an early morning fire at a retirement hotel in the city's Uptown neighborhood, officials said.
Firefighters took about 45 minutes to battle the blaze confined to a single room on the fifth floor of the 12-story Lawrence House,...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 11:31 PM
Two people were shot, including a woman in her 20s who police described as an innocent bystander, in a suspected gang-related shooting in the Uptown neighborhood Friday afternoon.
The woman was working inside a store in the 4600 block of North...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:38 PM
SOUTH BEND — A man accused in a recent South Bend homicide was taken into custody after a six-hour armed standoff with police and federal agents in Chicago Monday night, according to court documents.Bryant Hunt, 28, was arrested Monday night after...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Chicago Police issued a community alert after a 22-year-old woman was assaulted early this morning in the Uptown neighborhood, officials said.
The incident happened on the 1500 block of West Carmen Avenue at 4:35 a.m., police said.
A man grabbed the...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 2:34 AM
Chicago police this morning released a video image of the car they believe struck and killed a 43-year-old woman in the city's Uptown neighborhood Saturday and fled the scene.
The hit-and-run crash happened about 1:30 a.m. Saturday on the 4700 block of...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 10:00 PM
In many ways, Asian-Americans have done remarkably well in achieving the American dream of going to college, working at a good job and earning a nice living.
Take Tuyet Le, who came to the United States as a Vietnamese refugee when she was 3 years...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:12 PM
Four people were shot in a drive-by shooting in the Uptown neighborhood this evening.
The victims were shot about 6 p.m. at Sheridan Road and Wilson Avenue, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines.
The four victims were on...