Shoplifters Swiping Designer Purses From Shops Off Mag MileGroups of between two and four people have run off with several purses in at least four afternoon incidents since late June, according to a business alert issued by Chicago Police early Monday.
Marchers Hope 2016 Will Be Less Violent In ChicagoParticipants say they hope the pace of killing slows in the weeks and months to come.
Two Arrested During 'Black Christmas' ProtestThe skirmish came about three hours into what had been a mostly peaceful demonstration.
Laquan McDonald Supporters Stage "Black Christmas" Protest On Mag MileActivists plan to disrupt shoppers along the city’s busiest retail district on Thursday, in a protest they’ve dubbed “Black Christmas” in their continuing effort to pressure Mayor Rahm Emanuel to step down over the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Michigan Avenue Returns To Normalcy After Friday ProtestsAll along North Michigan Avenue Saturday, shoppers moved easily with lots of bags in hand.
Activists March On Magnificent Mile To Protest Laquan McDonald ShootingActivists shut down part of Michigan Avenue on Black Friday, and planned to march to Water Tower Place, to protest the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Best Places In Chicago To Get Your Holiday Shopping Done EarlyGet your holiday shopping done in one fell swoop when you visit these five shopping centers and malls in the Chicago area.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Burning Washington Park HomeAn 89-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in a home in Washington Park early Monday, when firefighters responded to an apartment building fire.
Kids, Adults Enjoy Halloween Fun As City Aims To Show Off South End Of Michigan AvenueThe Halloween parade on Columbus Drive featured 4,000 people marching from Balbo to Monroe, following a Halloween Festival in the afternoon.
Man With Alzheimer's Reported Missing From LoopAdam Ozon, 65, was last seen Thursday near the intersection of Monroe Street and Michigan Avenue, according to a missing person alert issued by Area Central detectives.
Holiday Hit List: Guide to Doorbusters Throughout ChicagolandThis holiday season, purchase what you need for everyone on your shopping list by checking out these retailers in the Chicago area.
Giant Bra On Michigan Avenue Drawing Attention To Fight Against Breast CancerAdvocate Health Care’s 16-foot “Support Bra” on Pioneer Plaza, next to the Tribune Tower, stands like a beacon. Advocate is donating $1 to the American Cancer Society for every photo of the “Support Bra” tagged with #SupportYourGirls on Twitter or Instagram all month long, up to a total of $5,000.