Streets bordering Grant Park will be blocked off to traffic for at least three days, from Friday through Sunday, during the sold out festival, according to a statement from the Office of Emergency Management and Communications.
Broadview police are searching for two suspects after two people were shot in the west suburb Monday night.
A fire caused up to $300,000 in damage to a strip mall building in west suburban Lombard early Monday.
Two men were injured in separate shootings on the West Side Tuesday evening, police said.
One person was dead and two others were injured in a traffic accident Wednesday morning in west suburban Cicero.
Seven people were injured during crashes on I-90 early Tuesday — just one of several accidents that police said occurred on Chicago-area expressways in the early hours of the new year.
A Chicago police officer was recovering Monday morning, after a man suspected of kidnapping his 2-year-old son struck the officer with his car on the West Side Sunday evening.
Gunfire over the weekend left three men dead and at least 26 others wounded, from Portage Park to Auburn-Gresham.
Chicago broke a 101-year-old heat record by midday on Thursday – and authorities determined that the heat has been responsible for two deaths.
A huge section of pavement on Columbus Drive buckled in the afternoon heat on Wednesday in the South Loop.
One man is dead and two other people were wounded in a shooting on the Near Southwest Side early Sunday.
A serious accident blocked three left lanes on the Tri-State Tollway at Roosevelt Road Tuesday morning.
With less than a week to go until the NATO summit, there are growing signs of the extra security that’s going into place in time for the arrival of NATO delegates this weekend.
State officials are asking for the public’s help in locating the family of a 2-year-old girl who was abandoned on the West Side last week.
Police in west suburban Forest Park are on the lookout for two suspects involved in a shooting over a cell phone this past weekend.
Four men were shot and wounded Thursday night in a drive-by attack in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
A man died Saturday after a drunken fight in west suburban Broadview.
A small trash fire in the Red Line subway prompted first responders to evacuate the Roosevelt Road station, and shut off power to the trains.
A car slammed into a fire squad company on the city’s West Side, as the company raced to the scene of a fire 2 1/2 miles away.
Police have put out pictures of a man suspected of raping a woman on a CTA Red Line train last week, and the Guardian Angels have been handing out fliers in an effort to find the assailant.