Last weekend’s North Halsted Street beating that was caught on video continues to prompt residents of Boystown to come up with new ways to fight street crime. The latest is to enlist dog owners when they’re walking their pets, CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
Hundreds of Lakeview residents turned out for a CAPS meeting Wednesday night, days after a brutal attack on the Boystown strip of North Halsted Street, which left a man stabbed.
Residents of Lakeview and Boystown have been expressing concerns with what they say is an uptick in violence in the area, but Chicago police said Tuesday night that a weekend attack and stabbing on Halsted Street was an isolated incident.
When the Gay Pride Parade comes around next year, the floats and marchers might be passing not one, but two Wal-Mart stores on the route.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Gov. Pat Quinn and a host of other dignitaries and local institutions will be stepping off in the Boystown neighborhood Sunday for the 42nd Annual Gay Pride Parade.
The City of Chicago wants to move three residents of the Boystown neighborhood to another part of town – because other residents may be killing them with kindness.
Wrigleyville, Boystown, and other parts of the trendy Lakeview neighborhood have been targeted by a group of robbers who roam the streets wielding pepper spray.
The old Town Hall District police station at Halsted and Addison streets will become part of a housing development serving gay seniors.
A published report says the executive producer who wants to bring a reality TV series to Chicago’s Boystown has a serious criminal record.
Could the Boystown strip on Halsted Street soon be the setting for a new reality TV show?
Chicago’s Boystown was the first official gay village in the country, but soon, it might not be the only gay and lesbian neighborhood using the name.
Free wi-fi access is now available anywhere on the Boystown strip of North Halsted Street.
If you’ve only made it to the Halsted Street strip in Boystown for the Pride Parade and Market Days, you’re missing out. It’s one of the nation’s premier destinations for gay nightlife, and on any given night of the week, it’s one of the city’s most vibrant nightlife districts.