All the long-term traffic restrictions for the next phase of a $475 million reconstruction project have gone into effect, as crews begin 16 months of work on a new flyover connecting the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the westbound Eisenhower Expressway.
A Level 2 HazMat response was called when a construction company hit a small gas line at 900 W. Taylor St.
He was found beaten and bloodied on the ground in the 1400 block of West Taylor in University Village early Friday morning.
A man found dead early Saturday on the Dan Ryan Expressway in the University Village neighborhood is the 10th cold-related death of the season in Cook County.
Police have issued alerts after two UIC students were robbed at gunpoint — and one beaten — in the last three days on the West Side.
A suspect was in custody Friday morning after a deadly shooting at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center.
A bank on Taylor Street in the Little Italy district was robbed Tuesday morning, by a man who attacked an employee at the back door while wielding a box cutter.
Two trucks collided and jackknifed overnight, spilling fuel and a load of candy, in one of three accidents involving trucks on the expressway in a period of about nine hours.
Police are on the lookout Tuesday morning after a University of Illinois at Chicago student was the victim of a home invasion and robbery.