Police: Suspect Fired Gun During Waukegan Liquor Store RobberyThe clerk at Big Daddy’s Liquors, 2811 Grand Avenue in Waukegan, was closing up at 10:20 p.m. when the robber entered the store armed with a handgun, according to a statement from Waukegan police. He demanded money and fired one round during the robbery, striking a cooler in the store.
Parts Of Lake Shore, Grand To Close For Navy Pier Flyover WorkThe eastern lane of northbound upper Lake Shore Drive will be closed between Illinois and Grand from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., according to a statement from the Chicago Department of Transportation.
Police: Uber Driver Hit Two Women With Snow ScraperPolice said 37-year-old Chieh Wang was taken into custody Tuesday evening after he hit the women with a snow brush in the 200 block of East Grand Avenue around 6 p.m.
City To Repave Part Of North Lake Shore DriveJust when you thought construction season was coming to an end, the city was preparing start a major repaving project Monday on a 1.5 mile section of North Lake Shore Drive.
One In Custody After Two Shot In Belmont Cragin, Shots Fired By PoliceOne person has been taken into custody after two men were shot early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood, prompting a brief police chase on the Northwest Side.
Man Charged With Causing Fatal Hammond Motorcycle CrashMatthew Kallen, 34, was charged with two felony counts of causing death while operating a motor vehicle and four misdemeanor counts of operating a vehicle under the influence, according to Hammond police and the Lake County state’s attorney’s office.
Grand Avenue Closures For Navy Pier Flyover Pushed Back At Least A WeekDowntown motorists will be able to navigate traffic near Navy Pier normally for a few more days—closures to pave the way for steel beams to support the long-awaited Navy Pier Flyover won’t begin until next week.
More Lane Closures Planned For Long-Awaited Navy Pier Flyover ProjectDowntown motorists will have to endure more lane closures over the next 10 weeks — this time to pave the way for the steel beams that will support the long-awaited Navy Pier Flyover.
Two Suspects In Custody After Robbery Leads To Chase, CrashPolice said two suspects were in custody from at least one of a string of convenience store robberies early Friday, while two more suspects remained on the loose.
Two Firefighters Injured Battling West Town BlazeOne firefighter was hurt from a fall and was taken to Rush University Medical Center, Lyle said. The second firefighter’s specific injuries or hospital information were not known.
Suspect Charged With Murder Of 13-Year-Old BoyAnthony Diaz, 13, was killed in front of his 16- and 17-year-old sisters Sunday night, after the sisters went out to fight someone over an argument that started on Facebook. Prosecutors said 18-year-old Roberto Madrigal walked up and shot Anthony. Madrigal has been charged with one count of first-degree murder.
Boy, 13, Shot And Killed In Belmont-CraginA 13-year-old boy was shot and killed in front of his sisters in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood late Sunday, and his family said the shooting might have been the result of a post on Facebook.