| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:38 PM
A 52-year-old man with 106 arrests on his record was arrested again Tuesday afternoon, accused of robbing a disabled person in Uptown, Chicago police said.
Michael Woods, of the 900 block of West Wilson Avenue, has been charged with strong-arm robbery of...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:17 PM
For the first time since the summer of 2008, gasoline prices in Chicago have climbed over the $4 mark.
The BP station at Lawrence Avenue and Marine Drive in Uptown is charging $4.09 for a gallon of regular this morning. $4.29 for premium.
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:46 PM
After 10 years in the kitchen at Wave in the W Chicago Lakeshore, Kristine Subido is teaming up with her mother to open a casual counter-service spot that focuses on bringing an unfamiliar cuisine to life through one very familiar ingredient.
| Mar 21, 2012
| 5:33 AM
Child endangerment charges have been filed against an Uptown couple accused of flying to Las Vegas and leaving their two children, 12 and 9, home alone for nearly two days, police said.
The couple took the trip last month, but the charges were not...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Taking a brief hometown respite Wednesday night, President Barack Obama used a 50th birthday bash in Uptown to raise re-election money from a friendly crowd as he sought to recharge a presidency showing signs of scars from Washington’s partisan...
| Feb 21, 2012
Since at least 1976, the woman who calls herself Seven has lived without a formal identity.
She says she's 71 years old and a lifelong Cubs fan. She has fleeting childhood memories of visiting the Indiana Dunes but can recall little else and suffers from...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:28 AM
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| 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,...