Firefighters Extinguish Extra-Alarm Blaze At West Town Pallet YardMore than 100 firefighters rushed to save a home and other nearby buildings when a large fire engulfed a pallet yard in the West Town neighborhood Monday night.
11-Year-Old Boy Among 5 Hurt In West Town Home InvasionThree home invaders wielding baseball bats and a gun beat and robbed a group of people inside a West Town neighborhood apartment early Wednesday, sending five to hospitals, according to Chicago Police.
Thieves Inadvertently Save Dog Locked In Hot TruckA West Town pub owner believes a group of thieves who's been preying on the neighborhood inadvertently saved the life of a German shepherd earlier this week.
Best Omelets In ChicagoThink about how long the line is at an omelet station and you know that one, the dish is a popular breakfast or brunch choice, and two, that people are choosing which ingredients they want. Indeed, part of the fun of ordering an omelet is creating it the way you want.
2 Dead, 5 Wounded In Shootings Wednesday Across ChicagoThe latest fatal shooting happened Wednesday night in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Man Gets 16 Years For Drunk Driving Death Of Good SamaritanShane Stokowski died trying to help the man who ended up killing him. Seeing an inebriated patron leave a West Town bar, Stokowski, 33, pleaded with the stranger who got behind the wheel: “You don’t want to do this.”
Three Charged With Armed Robbery In West TownMarkis Hubbs, 24; Kenyon Armstrong, 18; and Marquise Key, 19, have all been charged with one count of armed robbery and two counts of attempted armed robbery, both felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police. They all also face one misdemeanor count of unlawful use of a weapon.
Man Charged With Burglaries On South, West SidesAbout 1 p.m. Sunday, someone spotted Sherwin Degraffenreid carrying tools while leaving a building he’d just burglarized in the 1700 block of West Hubbard, according to Chicago Police.
8 Killed, 12 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThe latest shooting left a man dead Sunday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
Person Shot In West TownThe male, whose age was not immediately known, was shot in the shoulder at 9:05 p.m. in the 1700 block of North Francisco Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot to death in the Wicker Park neighborhood Wednesday evening.
Woman Shot And Killed In West Town A young mother and aspiring nurse was fatally shot just blocks from the United Center early Wednesday.