Charges Pending Against Driver In Fatal Jefferson Park CrashA 19-year-old man was driving a BMW north in the 5100 block of North Nagle Avenue at 7:25 p.m. when it rear-ended a car that was stopped in traffic, police News Affairs Officer Ana Pacheco said. The crash forced the car into two other vehicles, and the BMW then struck a tree.
Man Wanted For Attempted Jefferson Park KidnappingPolice are looking for a man wanted for an attempted kidnapping in the Northwest Side Jefferson Park neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
6 Killed, 28 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the West Side Austin neighborhood. Rashad Stokes, 29, was standing on the sidewalk in the 4800 block of West Madison about 1:30 a.m. when a male walked up and fired shots, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In ChicagoCelebrate the end of summer in style with these family-friendly Labor Day events in Chicago and the suburbs.
Alderman Upset Over "Meigs Field Of The 45th Ward" At Lamon And Wilson A Northwest Side alderman is upset over the city's move to dig up a popular side street and is calling it the Meigs Field of the 45th Ward, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Noise From New Flight Patterns At O'Hare Costs Family $15K Nest EggAs they saved up $15,000 over the course of more than a decade, Colleen and Peter Mulcrone dreamed of renovating their Jefferson Park home, with a new kitchen and other upgrades, but the city’s expansion of nearby O’Hare International Airport prompted them to put those dreams on hold.
Three Charged With Murder Of Man Found In DumpsterThree men have been charged with murder for the death of a still-unidentified man found beaten and strangled in a Dumpster on the Northwest Side on Tuesday morning.
Jefferson Park Residents Weigh In On Possible Changes For Milwaukee AvenueThe Chicago Department of Transportation's goal is to improve traffic flow and reduce accidents, a priority on a two-mile stretch that saw 910 reported vehicle crashes between 2008 and 2012, in which one person died and 129 were hurt.
Center Dedicated To Chicago Artist Ed Paschke Opens In Jefferson ParkThe Ed Paschke Art Center opened Sunday in Jefferson Park - a tribute to the internationally acclaimed Chicago artist who died 10 years ago.
Man Fatally Struck By Car In Jefferson Park A 77-year-old man was fatally struck by a car early Saturday in the North Side Jefferson Park neighborhood.
Jefferson Park Speed Cameras To Start Issuing TicketsThe cameras were placed at 5471 W. Higgins Ave. last month, and have been issuing warnings since then.
Off-Duty Officer Shoots Would-Be Robber At WalgreensAbout 10:30 a.m., the man entered the Walgreens in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue and announced a robbery.