Police Warn Of Robbers Posing As Uber DriversChicago police were warning Uber users about robbers who have been posing as drivers to commit robberies on the North Side.
Fleet Feet Store A Total Loss After Last Week's Fire In Old TownA popular running store in Old Town has been having a tough time returning to normal, after it was damaged in the same fire that has shut down The Second City for at least two more weeks.
More Second City Shows Canceled As Repairs From Fire ContinueWith cleanup and repairs from last week’s fire proving more difficult than first expected, The Second City has moved or cancelled all its shows through September 20.
The Second City Cancels All Shows This Week After FireAs crews continue cleaning up and repairing damage from an extra-alarm fire in Piper's Alley last week, The Second City has cancelled all its shows this week, but hopes to resume a normal schedule a week from Monday.
Second City Cancels Shows Through Sunday After FireThe Second City comedy troupe has canceled all of its performances through Sunday, while crews continue assessing and cleaning up damage from an extra-alarm fire that destroyed its offices on Wednesday.
Second City Offices Destroyed In Extra-Alarm Fire In Old Town Offices for the Second City comedy troupe have been destroyed and three people have been injured in an extra alarm fire next door to the theater in Old Town.
1 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsAbout 11 p.m., the teen and a 20-year-old man were in the 6400 block of South Justine Street when a male got out of a passing white Cadillac and shot them, police said. The model of the vehicle was not immediately known.
Police Shoot Suspect In Old TownPolice said officers responded to a street brawl near the intersection of Halsted Street and Clybourn Avenue around 4:30 a.m. When they arrived, the officers saw one man beating another with a baseball bat.
Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.
Alleged Old Town Garden Thieves Caught On Security CameraWhat would you do if you woke up this morning to find your front garden gone? One homeowner in Old Town is taking to Twitter to find the plant thieves.
Carriages Damaged In Fire At Noble Horse TheatreNo horses or people were injured in the blaze, which was mostly contained to a garage and storage area away from where the horses are kept. The horses were not exposed to smoke or flames.
Three Charged In Fatal Old Town ShootingEddie Robert Simmons, 21, of the 3400 block of West 5th Avenue; Ahmed Martinez Walker, 18, of the 700 block of West 50th Place; and Matthew Cobbs, 20, of the 2700 block of North Francisco, were each charged with one count of first-degree murder in connection with a shooting that left 27-year-old Nacurvie Smith dead.