Two Teens Charged In Belmont Cragin CarjackingPolice said a 48-year-old man was sitting in his parked car on the 1900 block of North LaCrosse Avenue at about 8:35 p.m., when two teens walked up, and one of them pulled out a gun and told him to get out of the vehicle.
MISSING: Janiela Lopez, 17, From Belmont Cragin; Has Been Reported Missing BeforePolice on Monday were asking for help in finding a missing 17-year-old girl from Belmont Cragin who has not been seen in more than a week.
New Chicago Program Holds First Vaccination Event In Largely Latino Belmont Cragin, Focusing On Child Care WorkersA new program kicked off Saturday to make sure in the future, those minority communities who need the vaccine most have a fair shot.
2 Men Shot Near Cicero And Wellington AvenuesTwo men were shot and wounded Monday evening near Wellington and Cicero avenues.
Truck Snags Overhead Wires, Knocks Out Power Amid Sweltering Heat In Belmont CraginA section of the Belmont Cragin community was left without power late Tuesday afternoon and well into the night, after a utility truck snagged some overhead wires and knocked down multiple power poles.
Neighbors Protest Metro Praise International Church For Holding Services During PandemicStay-at-home orders are not stopping some Chicago churches from holding services, and that's not sitting well with neighbors who are following the rules.
Neighbors To Protest Church Holding Large Services During Stay-At-Home OrderIn Belmont Cragin, some residents are so fed up with one church holding illegal services, they say they're planning to protest outside on Sunday.
Despite Orders Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Northwest Side Church Does Not Require Masks, Allows HugsNo masks were required, and hugs or any other physical touch were OK – those were the rules at a church that held a service Sunday on the Northwest Side.
Man Likely Shot By Police On Northwest Side, But Believed To Have Died Of Self-Inflicted GunshotAn officer fired shots at a man on the Northwest Side Thursday afternoon, but police believe the man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
ATM Stolen Stolen From Barber Shop In Belmont CraginShattered glass covered the ground at Chicago Fades near Belmont and Central, just after 4 a.m. Wednesday.
Carjackers Crash Stolen Minivan In Belmont CraginCarjackers stole a rideshare minivan at gunpoint late Saturday in the Belmont Central neighborhood, and crashed several minutes later in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood.
Thieves Target Cellphone Stores In Overnight Smash-And-GrabsPolice on Saturday were investigating smash-and-grab robberies at three cellphone stores – with two of them happening just 15 minutes apart.
Archdiocese: Couple Who Said They Were Denied Wedding In Catholic Church Never Filed Required PetitionThe Archdiocese of Chicago said Tuesday that a couple who said they were denied a wedding ceremony at a Catholic Church had not established that both parties were free to marry.
Woman Says Chicago Archdiocese Suddenly Denied Her Wedding At Catholic Church, With Only 20 Days To GoThe flowers and the bridal dress were all set, and a couple was set to get married at St. Genevieve Roman Catholic Church in Belmont-Cragin.
Parishioners See Miracle In Weeping Virgin Mary At Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church Facing ForeclosureThe church’s caretaker first saw what appears to be oil or some other type of liquid streaming from the Virgin Mary’s eyes on Sunday.