New "Polka Dot Park" Fails To Hit The Spot With Some Lakeview ResidentsSome residents in Lakeview have launched a petition drive to do away with the new Lincoln Hub, a so-called “placemaking” installation at the six-corner intersection of Lincoln, Southport, and Wellington avenues.
Man Charged With Skokie Bar StabbingBond was denied for a 50-year-old Chicago man facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing another man during a bar fight in north suburban Skokie on Friday night.
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.
Veterinarian Charged With Felony Animal Cruelty After Four Dogs Found DeadA veterinarian is facing felony animal cruelty charges after four dogs were found starved to death at a south suburban facility. Dr. Amardeep Sangha, 54, faces three counts of felony aggravated cruelty to animals.
Police Warn Of Sexual Assault In Lincoln ParkPolice said, sometime late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, a 24-year-old woman was attacked while she was walking in the 2500 block of North Lincoln Avenue.
New Hotel, Grocery Store Planned For Purple Hotel SiteThe Lincolnwood Village Board recently approved a $27 million incentive package for the proposed Shoppes at Lincoln Pointe.
Hoarders' House In Dolton Destroyed By FireA house in south suburban Dolton was destroyed in an early morning fire, after firefighters were unable to get inside, due to the house being "packed to the gills" with junk.
Police: Dairy Queen Employee Helped Plan Armed RobberyA Dairy Queen employee allegedly helped carry out an armed robbery Sunday night at the Lincoln Park store where he works.
Motorcyclist Killed In NW Side CrashAbout 12:40 a.m., the 28-year-old was driving north “at a high rate of speed” in the 5500 block of North Lincoln Avenue when his motorcycle struck a curb near the intersection of West Catalpa Avenue and he was ejected.
Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Fire In Lincoln ParkFirefighters responded to the 2-11 blaze at the three-story building about 3:10 a.m. in the 2600 block of North Lincoln Avenue.
Man Charged In Lincoln Square MurderA Naperville man was charged with murder for allegedly shooting a man to death in a McDonald’s parking lot in the Lincoln Square neighborhood Monday night.
Man Falls To Death In Chicago River After Heated ArgumentA 32-year-old man who plunged to his death from a bridge spanning the North Shore Channel early Friday was seen arguing with another man moments before he fell.