| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Old Town and Lincoln Park businesses and homes have experienced more burglaries this month, according to two Chicago Police Department alerts released Wednesday afternoon.
Several businesses reported to the police that uknown burglars pried open their...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:29 AM
Surveillance photos have been released of a “nicely dressed’’ man who is suspected of making off with office equipment during two thefts from West Loop businesses.
The man was captured on security video entering businesses during...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:01 PM
On the day of the last concert of his life, Chicago singer-guitarist Frank D'Rone didn't know whether he should go to the emergency room or the concert hall.
A long and difficult battle with cancer had taken its toll, yet D'Rone fervently wanted to make...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Overnight lane closures on Lake Shore Drive could complicate travel this autumn for those who use the road between North Avenue and Balbo Drive.
Starting Monday, a resurfacing project will result in lane closures four nights a week between about 8 p.m....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:06 PM
A man injured when a drunk Chicago municipal worker plowed a city-owned truck into a group of pedestrians two years ago will receive more than $2.4 million from the city, one of his lawyers said Monday.
Stephen Dewart, then 27, was passing out fliers...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:04 AM
At least four men have been killed and three others wounded since Friday evening, according to police.
The latest violence came a day after 13 people were shot in a South Side park and just hours after a 14-year-old boy was killed Friday afternoon....
| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Almost as if it is cursed, Cook County Jail is perennially either grossly overcrowded or unable to hang on to all its prisoners. Crafty ones devise ingenious escapes, others benefit from bureaucratic blunders. Last week, a convicted murderer enjoyed a few...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:17 AM
A 24-year-old man was hit by a southbound CTA Red Line subway train on the Near North Side Sunday evening, forcing the closing of the southbound subway for three hours as fire officials responded.
The man was found on the tracks near the Grand Avenue...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:18 PM
A Chicago man extorted tens of thousands of dollars from a married Loop real estate executive by threatening to expose their romantic relationship, authorities alleged Friday.
John Holliman, who has previously been arrested in Ohio for posing as doctor...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:47 AM
If there was any sort of competition between the year’s most anticipated superhero films, “Iron Man 3” and “Man of Steel” — which opened at the U.S. box office six weeks apart — “Iron Man” actress...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Englewood has logged three homicides this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A man was fatally shot Wednesday in the 7500 block of South Union Avenue, police said. A 27-year-old man was shot to death Monday in the 5700 block of...