| Mar 6, 2011
Gov. Pat Quinn must decide by March 18 whether Illinois will become the 16th state to ban the death penalty. As we await the answer, here are some strict sentences:
1. Nearly 75 percent of all countries have abolished the death penalty or haven't...
| Mar 2, 2011
Susan and Drew Goss are husband-and-wife restaurateurs whose intertwined lives are mirrored in the intelligent pairing of fine food and wines at their Chicago restaurant, West Town Tavern. Now, their 30 years of restaurant wisdom is condensed into a new...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Tips & Tricks for Finding the Perfect Brow:
Always pick a brow shape that is right for you -- not to follow a celebrity trend!
Let an expert handle the reshaping and rehabbing of the brow line to keep your look consistent and well...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Smoking brakes on a Blue Line train were blamed for an emergency response at a West Town CTA station this afternoon.
No injuries were reported in the incident.
A still and box alarm and Emergency Medical Services Plan 1 were called about 12:45 p.m....
| Jul 17, 2011
| 8:19 AM
The Chicago Fire will host its first ever White Party at MCA Warehouse in West Town Aug. 4. Fire players will be on hand for the event dressed in all white and guests are asked to do the same.
Tickets are $50 and can be purchased by clicking here....
| Aug 11, 2011
| 2:56 AM
A 51-year-old woman who uses oxygen tanks to breathe suffered face and inhalation burns this morning while she was smoking inside her Near West Side home.
The incident happened at about 3:20 a.m. in the 100 block of North Leavitt Street in the city's...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 7:03 AM
Three South Side community areas each have recorded two homicides this month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Chicago Lawn, a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed Tuesday in the 3000 block of West 64th Street, police said (story on...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Seven homicides were recorded Nov. 5, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At 2:10 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot to death in the 1300 block of South Troy Street in North Lawndale,...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 6:42 PM
The Chicago International Film Festival didn’t have to look far when choosing a movie to kick off its 47th annual edition. “The Last Rites of Joe May” — starring Dennis Farina as an aging con man with little to his name besides...
| May 23, 2011
| 4:41 AM
There are a good number of healthy food deals out there today, which are a Frugalista favorite:
$11 for 10 pounds of organic produce: You're never gonna see fresh organic produce at half price, except on a daily deal. On Living Social today, pay $11-$...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 5:29 PM
A West Town man faces felony charges after police arrested him in connection with an early-morning tagging spree in his neighborhood this week.
Ryan R. Sahlin, 29, of the 2000 block of West Iowa Street was ordered held Wednesday in lieu of $10,000 bail...