Streetwise Vendor Memorialized in Roscoe VillageThree months after his death, neighbors honor Streetwise vendor Dave Urban at his former Roscoe Village post.
Off-Duty Chicago Cop Helps Badly Injured Cyclist In Roscoe VillageDressed in shorts and a Hawaiian shirt as he was driving through Roscoe Village with his son, Officer Sean Hayes said he was “in the right place at the right time” when a cyclist was doored by a female motorist, causing a serious injury to his neck.
Roscoe Village Residents Mourn Loss Of Beloved StreetWise Vendor Dave Urban was a staple in Roscoe Village, selling StreetWise for 14 years.
String Of Arsons In Lakeview Might Have Been Set By ChildrenSeveral garages have been burned in an arson spree dating back to mid-October. The fires have been set along Damen Avenue, Diversey Parkway, Lincoln Avenue, Ashland Avenue, Wellington Avenue, and other streets on the North Side.
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In ChicagoGet your costumes and your favorite treat buckets. It's time for some serious trick-or-treating in these five locations in the Chicago area.
Three Women Mugged In Roscoe Village And LakeviewThe most recent attack was Tuesday morning, when a woman was robbed by two young men around 5 a.m. near the intersection of Roscoe Street and Marshfield Avenue.
City Building $8.5 Million Boathouse In BridgeportThe boathouse, designed by award-winning Chicago architect Jeanne Gang, is the fourth boathouse along the Chicago River, in addition to facilities in Chinatown, Roscoe Village, and Ravenswood.
Neighbors Want "Very Rowdy Bar" To Give Up 4 A.M. Liquor LicenseSarie Keller's home is adjacent to the Bluelight, at 3251 N. Western Ave. She said, over the last several years, problems have escalated. The city has deemed the bar problematic, and has entered into a plan of operation with the bar, but Keller said the bar hasn't complied with any of the city's demands.
North Side Academy Is Too Cool For SchoolSitting on comfy couches reading and working with computers -- not at desks with textbooks. And having a working lunch -- not in a cafeteria. This is not your typical school. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Off-Duty Sheriff's Officer Exchanges Shots With RobbersAn off-duty Cook County Jail investigator was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night, then exchanged gunfire with the robbers in the Roscoe Village neighborhood on the North Side.
Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In ChicagoViewing the holiday lights and decor this holiday season is a must for the family, couples and individuals looking for a low-cost way to take in the pleasures of the holiday season.
Botanist Pleads Guilty To Threatening Cops After Police Killed Mountain Lion In ChicagoRich Hyerczyk, 54, pleaded guilty in federal court that he sent 90 threatening letters over nine-year period starting in 2003 — including one in which he threatened to burn down former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s vacation home in Michigan, the Sun-Times is reporting.

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