| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:23 AM
| Sep 20, 2012
When a caffeine craving sneaks up, you don't have to venture far to find your fix, whether at a boutique roaster such as Metropolis or Intelligentsia or the drive-thru at Dunkin Donuts. Lucky for serious coffee fans, the past four months have brought five...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:40 AM
West Pullman has recorded three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data showed.
On Tuesday, a 25-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man were shot to death in the 12000 block of South Eggleston Avenue, police said. Three...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 11:41 AM
A woman was found dead in an alley in the West Town neighborhood with a possible gunshot wound to her head, police said.
Police were called to the 1800 block of West Walnut Street about 9 a.m. after a person saw the woman's body in the alley, said...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:20 PM
After recently relocating their Lakeview location, The Bleeding Heart Bakery has announced via their Facebook page that they will be closing down operations completely at all locations effective August 5.
In part, the statement reads, "This is not a...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 7:50 AM
CTA Blue Line service was briefly snarled this morning as crews investigated a "loud noise" in an inbound train in West Town.
About 8 a.m., the operator of an inbound Blue Line train heard a "loud noise"’ and stopped the train at the Grand...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:09 AM
A 1-year-old was critically injured with head trauma this morning after falling from a second-story window on the city's West Side.
About 9 a.m., the child fell from a window of an apartment in the 1600 block of West Maypole Avenue in the West Town...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:32 AM
One person was injured in a small fire in the West Town area this morning, fire officials said.
The victim of the fire in the 1300 block of West Cortez Street suffered mild smoke inhalation, and was taken to Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center in...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Englewood and South Lawndale each recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
In Englewood, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 7400 block of South Parnell Avenue, police said....
| May 22, 2013
| 2:35 PM
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Have you ever been swept away by the river of salvia in Millennium Park's Lurie Garden or watched bee balm sparkle against its swaying grasses and wished to take that home? Now you can.
Some of the Lurie's most loved perennial...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:09 AM
A man who works for the city's Independent Police Review Authority remains in custody this morning after being charged with threatening to "go postal" and kill himself and three co-workers, police said.
A judge Thursday set bail at $100,000 for Brian T....