| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Chicago is going to have to wait a little longer for its cherry limeade fix.
Recent cold weather has delayed the opening of Sonic atá1016 W. Wilson Ave. in Uptown, according to Ald. James Cappleman's office.
Tressa Feher, Cappleman's chief-of-staff,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:58 PM
During the coldest Chicago weather in years, the Uptown Theatre has had its heat turned off, and a giant icicle has formed in its basement — a primary discussion point as representatives from the city and the landmark building appeared in Cook...
| Oct 17, 2013
In a perfect world, Colleen Przybyla would get married in December using money from her 2012 federal income tax refund.
But the world is not perfect, and neither is her tax preparer.
So the Uptown resident's wedding plans are on hold while she tries...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:38 PM
A teenager riding a bike was injured when someone jumped out of a car in the Uptown neighborhood near Harry S. Truman College and shot him, police said.
Police were called to the scene in the 1100 block of West Wilson Avenue about 7:15 p.m. and found...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Nine people were taken to area hospitals in good condition following the crash of a CTA bus on North Lake Shore Drive in Uptown this afternoon, officials said.
The crash happened about 2:30 p.m. when the driver of a No. 147/Outer Drive Express bus...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:56 AM
A 20-year-old gang member with an AK-47 tattooed between his eyes was ordered held on $1 million bail for a shooting in August near an Uptown church that killed one and injured four others.
Kelsky Patterson, who Cook County prosecutors said has been...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:22 AM
Two men were fatally shot and six other people were injured in attacks across the city Monday, authorities said.
The first attack occurred around 10:35 a.m. Monday when two men were shot on the Far North Side, according to Police News Affairs Officer...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Thought for more than 30 years to be lost or destroyed, artist Alfonso Iannelli's Immaculata Madonna statue has returned to the Park Ridge studio where the piece was designed and sculpted.
More than nine decades after the statue was placed in its post...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:27 PM
"Best Ink" hits close to home for Chicagoans in its third season; the city can boast about contestant Amy Zager, an Uptown tattoo artist, and Pete Wentz, the show's host.
Fall Out Boy bassist Wentz is back for a second season of the show, currently...
| Sep 15, 2013
Conventional digital age wisdom says that the chestnut about the might of pens, i.e. swords, should be amended to specify keyboard strokes, as paper is now passÚ. Likewise, in an era when Chicago's public education crisis seems to be at an apex, with...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:58 AM
This is going to be one of your last opportunities to watch “Transformers: Age of Extinction” film in Chicago.
The robotos-in-disguise sequel starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci and Kelsey Grammer will be shooting around the 111 S....