Alderman's School Consolidation Plan Draws Opposition From ParentsA local school council meeting became heated in the Beverly neighborhood Tuesday night, with parents upset about a proposal to move and consolidate several local elementary schools.
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Police Searching For Robber Who Held Up Beverly RestaurantAccording to an alert from Area South detectives, a man walked into a restaurant in the 10100 block of South Western about 6:30 p.m. on April 13 and robbed the business while displaying a black semi-automatic handgun.
Man, 59, Dies After Crashing Into Light Pole In Beverly A 59-year-old man died early Saturday after he crashed his car into a light pole in the Beverly neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Soggy Weather Doesn't Stop Thousands From Enjoying South Side Irish ParadeThe rain didn't dampen the spirits of the people who came out for the South Side Irish Parade.
Best Family-Friendly St. Patrick's Day Events In ChicagoWear your favorite green T-shirts and celebrate St. Patrick's Day in a big way with these family-friendly events in Chicago.
Chicago Police Investigate Gun Found In Beverly Elementary SchoolIt happened Tuesday morning at Kellogg Elementary in the Beverly neighborhood.
Beverly Bars Divided On Approach To Cubs' Playoff RunIt's not exactly "bar wars," but two Southwest Side bars have taken very different approaches to the Cubs’ playoff run.
Beverly Church Changes "Black Lives Matter" Sign After Threatening CommentsThree simple words displayed outside a Beverly church sparked an angry backlash on social media, and the church has changed the message on its electronic sign, but not the sentiment behind them.
Crash-And-Grab Duo Attempts Burglary At Clothing Boutique In BeverlyGlass was scattered over the sidewalk in front of The Shop 147, at the corner of 95th Street and Claremont Avenue, after burglars drove a stolen silver Dodge Caravan into the entrance around 4:15 a.m. Ald. Matt O'Shea (19th) said the crooks did not get inside.
After Son Wins Calder Cup, Beverly Couple Hopes To See Hawks Clinch Stanley Cup In ChicagoIf the Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup at the United Center Monday night, for one Chicago couple in the stands, it will be their second championship celebration in three days.
Community Meeting In Response To Teen Sexting 'An Awakening For Many Parents'Parents in the Beverly, Morgan Park, and Mount Greenwood neighborhoods said they learned some eye-opening lessons Thursday night, when they attended a community meeting organized by police and the local alderman, in response to recent sexting incidents involving children.