Sutherland Elementary Teachers To Get Special Training After Assigning African Animals Project For Black History MonthTeachers at one Chicago school will be getting special training after a homework assignment that left some parents aghast.
Parents Furious After Sutherland Elementary School Assigns African Animals Project For Black History MonthChicago is rich in black history – with Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable as the first settler, Harold Washington as the first black mayor, and Barack Obama going on to become the first black president. Yet, some children in Beverly were given an assignment to write about an African animal.
St. Barnabas School To Reopen After Closing For Flu OutbreakSt. Barnabas School in Beverly will reopen Wednesday, after it canceled classes for the day because of a flu outbreak.
Neighbors Alarmed By Uptick In Burglaries In BeverlyNeighbors are fed up and looking to put a stop to a spike of burglaries in the historic Beverly neighborhood.
Bat Found In Beverly Determined To Be RabidThe office of Ald. Matt O’Shea (19th) advised Beverly residents to use caution with their pets, after a rabid bat was found last week.
Toni Preckwinkle, Lori Lightfoot Aim To Rally Undecided Voters Before Tuesday's ElectionIt's the last weekend before Election Day, and Chicago's mayoral candidates are making a final push to rally voters.
Recent Robberies In Beverly Concern Business Owner"Any crime in our neighborhood is unusual. We're a very tight-knit community. We look out for each other."
Serial Burglar Hits Liquor Stores in Beverly NeighborhoodChicago police are looking for a thief who smashed the windows of three liquor stores and bars in the Beverly neighborhood.
Pair Of Robbers Hits US Bank In Chicago's Beverly NeighborhoodA pair of robbers are on the run this morning after pulling off a bank robbery in the Beverly Neighborhood.
UPDATE: Rakiya Haynes, 18, From Aurora Has Been LocatedPolice are investigating the circumstances of her disappearance.
Beverly Block Named In Honor Of Fallen CPD OfficerOfficer Michael Flisk was murdered in Nov. 2010 while processing a crime scene.
Cars Parked Near Metra Tracks Hit By TrainPolice say several drivers attending Beverley's annual breast cancer walk parked too close to the tracks and were clipped by a Metra train.
Fire Department Lieutenant Arrested After Punching Fellow FirefighterPolice said Fire Lt. Leonard Johnson, 53, was involved in an argument with a 52-year-old firefighter at the fire station on the 1700 block of West 95th Street around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Johnson then twice punched his fellow firefighter in the face.
Teen Charged With Trying To Rob Off-Duty Cop At Gunpoint In BeverlyThe boy faces one felony count each of attempted robbery while armed with a firearm and possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number, according to Chicago Police. His identity was not released because of his age.
Off-Duty CPD Officer Fires Shots During Attempted Robbery In BeverlyAn off-duty Chicago Police officer fired shots during an attempted armed robbery in the Beverly neighborhood on the Far South Side.