| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:23 AM
A young girl is in critical condition after being pulled from Lake Michigan Friday night near Montrose Harbor in the city's Uptown neighborhood on the North Side.
Shortly after 7 p.m., a group of people rescued the girl, who was taken in critical...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Five people were shot Monday evening in the Uptown neighborhood along a Safe Passage route outside a church that was holding a prayer service at the time, officials said. Read more
| Aug 21, 2013
They say it's a bad corner.
Pastor Michael Allen hadn't thought of it that way.
In his eight years as pastor of Uptown Baptist Church, Allen has known that the corner of Wilson Avenue and Sheridan Road in Chicago was at the border of rival gang...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Michael Bay is back in Chicago and he brought the Autobots and Decepticons with him.
Filming for the new “Transformers” movie began today at McCormick Place and will continue throughout the weekend in the Near East Side and Uptown...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
The history of Native Americans contains many sorrowful narratives of displacement and broken promises from the United States government. The American Indian Center of Chicago, located in Uptown, has its roots in that history. But at 60 years old, the...
| 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 passé. 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....