Police Warn Of Strong-Arm Robberies In Lakeview, UptownTwo men have walked up to people from behind and, in one instance, engaged victims in conversation before using force to take their belongings, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
New "Polka Dot Park" Fails To Hit The Spot With Some Lakeview ResidentsSome residents in Lakeview have launched a petition drive to do away with the new Lincoln Hub, a so-called “placemaking” installation at the six-corner intersection of Lincoln, Southport, and Wellington avenues.
Crash Sends Taxi Into Guardrail On Lake Shore DriveA crash sent a taxi flying into the guardrail alongside North Lake Shore Drive overnight.
Man Steals Cab, Impersonates Cabbie In South LakeviewA Chicago man was arrested late Tuesday night in Lakeview, while working as a cabbie – in someone else's cab.
Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side NeighborhoodsPolice are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.
Man's Missing Car Located Days After BlizzardThe City of Chicago has finally located a North Side man’s car, more than five days after he had to leave it behind on Lake Shore Drive during last week’s blizzard.