Brown Line Reopens After Vehicle Hits Barrier At Kedzie; Separately, Obstruction Snags Pink LineThe Brown Line was shut down from Albany Park to Lakeview for a period of time on Monday evening after a vehicle hit a concrete barrier at the Kedzie station.
Lakeview Residents Sound Off About Crime On CTA, Say Police Seem ScarceEach weekday, 1.5 million people use the Chicago Transit Authority. But lately, a rash of violent crime on CTA trains has robbed some commuters of their sense of security.
Teens Charged In Robbery On Brown Line Train At Belmont AvenuePolice said they have made some arrests following a string of attacks on Chicago Transit Authority trains.
No Threat Determined After Reports of Suspicious Object in West LakeviewPolice on Saturday evening were investigating a suspicious object inside a business in West Lakeview.
Assault Of 16-Year-Old Girl On Brown Line Train Deemed 'Unfounded,' Person Of Interest ReleasedPolice on Monday night said a report that a 16-year-old girl had been assaulted and held against her will on the Brown Line was “unfounded.”
Girl, 16, Groped On Brown Line TrainA man groped a 16-year-old girl on board a CTA train Saturday morning on the Brown Line, police said.
Teen Stabbed Near CTA Belmont Red-Brown-Purple Line StopA teen was stabbed late Wednesday afternoon near the busy CTA Red-Brown-Purple Line Belmont stop.
Work Begins On CTA's $2 Billion Red & Purple Modernization ProjectThe CTA officially broke ground Wednesday on a huge new project to make the commute easier for riders who take the Red, Purple, or Brown lines on the North Side.
Brown Line And Purple Line Service Resumes After Apparent Train Collision Near SedgwickThe CTA said Brown and Purple line trains have stopped near the Sedgwick station, due to an "incident involving a train."
Pigeon Hitches A Ride On The Brown LineSometimes it's faster to take the train than fly to where you're going, even if you're a bird.
Police Seek Brown Line Robber Wearing Fur BoaChicago police are looking for a man wearing a fur boa.
Man Killed By CTA Train At Belmont; Service Disrupted More Than 2 HoursService on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines has been disrupted, after a train hit a person at the Belmont station Monday morning. CTA officials said passengers on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines should expect major delays Monday morning.
Brown Line Doors Open Doors Prior to Train Arriving At CTA PlatformPassengers who take Chicago's "L" trains expect a platform to be waiting when the doors open, but that wasn't the case for CTA Brown Line riders on one train Monday afternoon.
Demolition Work To Begin In Lakeview For CTA 'Flyover' ProjectThe elevated structure would separate Brown Line tracks from Red and Purple Line tracks just north of Belmont, eliminating a bottleneck for CTA trains, and speeding up the commute on the North Side.
Body Removed From CTA Tracks at BelmontBrown Line trains were only operating between Kimball and Southport and between Fullerton and the Loop. Purple Line Express service was fully suspended.