| Feb 6, 2012
| 3:01 PM
1450 W. Chicago Ave. 312-348-1028
Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start
The Scene: On a recent Saturday night, we found West Town eatery Leopold busy enough to feel happening, but not so packed that we couldn’t score a table for four...
| 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...
| 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 $11-$...
| 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...
| Dec 18, 2007
| 9:43 AM
On this date Chicago began its 94-year reign as the nation's " Second City." The 1,099,850 souls the United States Census counted in Chicago represented a 119 percent increase over the city's population just 10 years earlier. The landmark tally made...
| Mar 11, 2009
| 2:27 PM
| Dec 21, 2008
Everybody could use a little help now and then, especially when it comes to decorating. But not everyone can afford it. At least not in the traditional, hire-someone-to-transform-your-entire-house sense. What many people don't realize is that there are...
| Feb 20, 2009
His black cassock billowing in the breeze, candle bearer Anthony Kit steps lightly down the steps of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral.
"Isn't it beautiful?" he asks, pausing briefly in the sun.
Kit, 80, is one of several longtime area residents...
| Jan 2, 2008
| 11:18 AM
Tempting the tummy still lures us to the sea, and several lines are baiting their hooks with noted chefs and outstanding wines.
Holland America, for instance, will lard its galleys for the third year in a row with 70 celebrated guest chefs from all...
| Jul 16, 2009
| 12:42 PM
On Monday, July 20th WGN Radio is celebrating "720 Day" in honor of the WGN Radio Neediest Kids Fund, a fund of the McCormick Foundation.
Help us support non-profit agencies that feed hungry children and provide stay-in-school and job preparation...