| Mar 14, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Police Marine Unit officers rescued a kayaker this afternoon after his craft flooded and tipped over into the chilly waters of the Chicago River in the West Loop Gate neighborhood.
The mishap happened in the river between Washington and Randolph Streets...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Some Comcast high-speed internet customers in Chicago experienced outages this afternoon, a spokeswoman for the company said.
The outages started at about 2 p.m. and affected 0.3 percent of customers in the greater Chicago area, said Angie Amores, the...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 5:43 AM
Chicago police and fire officials have secured a West Loop highrise building this evening, where a suspicious package was discovered, authorities said.
According to Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Robert Perez, Bomb and Arson detectives were called...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:23 PM
Dwyane Wade can’t carry a tune. He knows it and everyone who saw him belt out Boyz II Men’s “End of the Road” in a 2009 Youtube video knows it as well. But the Miami Heat star and Robbins native hasn’t let that stop him...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Police blocked a West Loop Street near the Ogilvie Transportation Center this evening when a resident began throwing objects from a high-rise balcony.
Police were called to the 100 block of North Canal Street about 5:15 p.m. following a report of a...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 7:18 AM
941 W. Randolph St. - West Loop
| Sep 15, 2011
| 12:08 PM
JP Graziano's Grocery Co. 901 W. Randolph - West Loop
| Nov 28, 2011
Driving around Chicago's West Loop, developer Steve Fifield rarely has a chance to keep two hands on the steering wheel as he points out all the residential and office projects he's been involved in during more than 30 years in Chicago development.
| Sep 30, 2011
| 1:04 PM
1330 W. Madison St. - West Loop
| Dec 31, 2011
Tara Lawton says she quit going to her health club in part because she sensed she didn't fit in. People always seemed to be staring at — and silently judging — her 280-pound body.
Then Lawton stumbled on the Facebook page for Downsize...
| May 30, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined city firefighters this morning for a Memorial Day mass that marked an especially deadly year for the department.
When Christopher Wheatley was killed after falling three stories from a fire escape as he battled a blaze at a West...