Jack Schaller, Bridgeport Veteran And Barkeep, Dies At Age 92The fixture of the South Side served in World War II and was known as the namesake of Schaller's Pub.
One Rescued From Lake Near North Avenue, One Still MissingOne person was rescued from Lake Michigan near North Avenue Beach on Sunday afternoon, and police boats were searching for a second person who had gone into the water.
Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland Speaks At Niles West GraduationSupreme Court nominee Merrick Garland returned to his alma mater in Skokie on Sunday, to deliver some words of wisdom to the Class of 2016 at Niles West High School.
Teens Smash Windshields Outside Kenwood Co-Op BuildingNeighbors said at least 30 teenagers seemingly appear out of nowhere near the Harper Square Cooperative at 4800 S. Lake Park Av.
Amid Bloody Holiday Weekend, Police Promise More PatrolsBarely halfway into the Memorial Day weekend, nearly as many people have been shot across Chicago as the entire holiday weekend last year, with police promising to step up patrols even further.
Near Perfect Cookout Weather For Memorial Day WeekendIf you’ve got a barbecue or picnic planned for the Memorial Day weekend, the weather should be just what you were hoping for.
Mother Struck, Killed By Truck On Lake Shore DrivePolice were investigating some discrepancies in a story about a robbery attempt just before woman was killed and her boyfriend was injured when they were hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive early Sunday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Child, 5, Falls From Sixth-Floor Window In Des PlainesHe landed in a "mulched area" and was conscious and breathing when police and paramedics arrived, police said.
Boy, 8, Critically Injured After Being Hit By Purple Line Train In EvanstonTwo boys were walking along the tracks near the Dempster station at 1:07 p.m. when one of them was hit by a southbound train.
Thousands Line State Street For Memorial Day ParadeEarlier Saturday, wreaths were laid at Daley Plaza to honor service members who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Navy Pier's New Ferris Wheel Back In Business After ShutdownPier officials said Saturday the rides resumed at 10 a.m.
Author J.K. Rowling Defends Teen Poet Who Used Racial SlurTaiylar Ball, 18, will take the stage with her graduating peers this weekend at Homewood-Flossmoor High School.