| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Easter, said the Rev. Thomas Baldonieri, pastor at St. James Parish in Highwood, "is truly a joyful time of the year, especially after participating in the Lenten practices of prayer, fasting and alms-giving."
Capping Holy Week, area churches are...
| May 24, 2014
Entertainment calendar of events for the week of May 29.
One Hot Mess
Vibe at 1935 welcomes the band One Hot Mess as they perform their rocking covers at 8 p.m. on May 30. This trio of musicians will serve up songs from the likes of Pearl Jam and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:28 PM
The West Ridge man who was Tased by police officers at the John Barleycorn in Lakeview early Sunday morning while celebrating St. Patrick's Day has been charged with two felonies: resisting arrest and aggravated battery to a peace officer.
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Fun things to do in Deerfield and Highland Park from Feb. 8-12.
Tails of Hope, Highland Park's sole animal shelter, is staging a bash entitled "My Furry Valentine," at 7 p.m. Saturday . There will be music, food, cash bar, a...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:59 AM
The Laguna Beach City Council voted unanimously to enter an agreement with Southern California Edison to waive the need for a coastal development permit for replacing utility poles.
"We feel like this was a win for [the city]," Mayor Pro Tem Bob Whalen...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:24 PM
A 64-year-old woman was hospitalized after being taken from a fire in the West Ridge neighborhood this afternoon, officials said.
The fire happened at about 2 p.m. on the 2600 block of West Rosemont Avenue, according to Chicago Fire Department...
| Sep 19, 2013
Editorial Page Editor Bruce Dold will lead a discussion about marriage equality in the next Chicago Forward on Oct. 1.
The event is at 6 p.m. at the Museum of Broadcast Communications, 360 N. State St. For tickets, which cost $20: https://cfmarriage....
| May 3, 2013
As her infant daughter lay in a hospital bed, brain-dead and on life support, Angela Petrov revealed to the medical staff a family history steeped in child abuse and murder.
Six years earlier, she said, her half sister fatally beat her 5-year-old...
| Jul 25, 2013
There's a season that calls Chicagoans to gaze out the window and curse the weather. No, it's not the bone-rattling winter. It's summer. During these hot, humid, unpredictable months, in which the thermometer swings between 60 and 100 degrees, Mother...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:59 AM
The North Side saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Irving Park, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in the 4200 block of West Irving Park Road, police said.
One day earlier, a 5-month-old...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:03 AM
A Chicago infant is brain-dead and on life support after her father smothered her last week in an attempt to stop her crying, according to court records and prosecutors.
Rigoberto "Rico" Rodriguez, 29, and Angela Petrov, 21, the parents of the 5-month-...