| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A Chicago-area company could take over operation of the Glenbrook High School District 225 bookstore as soon as this summer. Administrators are recommending the Board …...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:36 PM
A Chicago band with Libertyville roots said $30,000 worth of music and sound equipment was stolen recently from their van. “At first we were kind …...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 6:52 AM
A man who once knocked out a woman’s teeth in the South Loop when she refused to give him a cigarette was arrested again this week when he threatened to kill a man while panhandling in the Uptown neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:03 AM
With the political focus on the Republican presidential nomination early next month, President Barack Obama will return to his hometown on Jan. 11 to host a series of fundraisers, Democratic campaign aides said today.
No details were immediately...
| Dec 30, 2011
As the field of potential Republican challengers starts to sort itself out next month, President Barack Obama will return to his hometown to host a series of fundraisers, Democratic campaign aides said Thursday.
The money-raising events will take place...
| Jan 9, 2012
When Jim Smoote II completed his quilt, called "Obama 44," in time for an exhibition that opened in Washington for the 2009 presidential inauguration, he expected that the exhibit — like others he'd been involved in — would travel widely to...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:36 AM
A $203 million reconstruction of the Wilson station on the CTA Red Line is scheduled to begin next year.
The new station will serve as an anchor for economic development in the Uptown neighborhood.
The new station will feature glass and steel canopies,...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Lamb of God, the Richmond-based metal band, is paying tribute to America's armed forces with a new video. The band is asking family members of service men and women to submit photos of their loved ones for use in a clip.
"Lamb of God is looking to...