| Dec 11, 2011
| 1:57 AM
At least six people were wounded early Sunday morning in four shootings across the city.
The shootings happened as far north as Uptown, which has seen a rash of shootings over the past three weeks, and as far south as Englewood, with two other...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 9:10 AM
We've recently caught some tasty news from the Chicago fish world.
First, the Fish Guy ( 4423 N. Elston Ave.) is back open after the market's renovation to accommodate more dining. It is now serving a full lunch menu that includes a yummy clamwich,...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 6:52 AM
A man who once knocked out a woman’s teeth in the South Loop when she refused to give him a cigarette was arrested again this week when he threatened to kill a man while panhandling in the Uptown neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:03 AM
With the political focus on the Republican presidential nomination early next month, President Barack Obama will return to his hometown on Jan. 11 to host a series of fundraisers, Democratic campaign aides said today.
No details were immediately...
| Dec 30, 2011
As the field of potential Republican challengers starts to sort itself out next month, President Barack Obama will return to his hometown to host a series of fundraisers, Democratic campaign aides said Thursday.
The money-raising events will take place...
| May 20, 2011
| 9:13 AM
By Paul Walsh
Star Tribune, Minneapolis
An in-your-face curbside video showing how animals make their way from the slaughterhouse to the America’s menus is scheduled to roll Friday as lunchtime patrons stroll by in downtown Minneapolis.
| May 25, 2011
| 6:40 AM
A woman unloading groceries Tuesday night by her Uptown home was robbed of a ring she told authorities was worth $124,000, Chicago police said this morning.
The incident happened at about 11:40 p.m. in a gated parking lot just north of Lawrence Avenue on...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 1:14 PM
An autopsy done today indicated that a 59-year-old Uptown man died of heat stroke, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
A relative found David Nikuni unresponsive in his home in the 900 block of West Gunnison Avenue at about 7:20 a.m.,...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 9:01 AM
A woman was hospitalized in serious-to-critical condition this morning after she was hit by a garbage truck in the Uptown neighborhood, officials said.
The accident happened at about 9:42 a.m. on the 4400 block of North Broadway when a private garbage...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:36 AM
A $203 million reconstruction of the Wilson station on the CTA Red Line is scheduled to begin next year.
The new station will serve as an anchor for economic development in the Uptown neighborhood.
The new station will feature glass and steel canopies,...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Lamb of God, the Richmond-based metal band, is paying tribute to America's armed forces with a new video. The band is asking family members of service men and women to submit photos of their loved ones for use in a clip.
"Lamb of God is looking to...