Historic Women & Children First Bookstore Targeted By Transphobic VandalismA historic feminist bookstore in Andersonville has been the target of hateful stickers targeting transgender people, staffers say.
Owner Of Cesar's Restaurant In Lakeview Pleads Guilty In Tax Fraud Case, Gets 2 Years An owner of Cesar’s Killer Margaritas restaurant in Lakeview has pleaded guilty to underreporting more than $1 million in sales, the Illinois Attorney General’s office announced Wednesday.
Police Call In SWAT Team After Man Throws Things From Roof Of River North BuildingA SWAT team was called into action in River North in the middle of the day Saturday, after a man stood on the roof of a building with a metal pole in hand and started throwing things.
CPD Officer Credited With Saving Man's Life On Near North SideA Chicago police officer is credited with saving a man's life after she found him unresponsive in the Near North neighborhood Saturday morning.
2 Hospitalized After Car, CTA Bus Crash In AndersonvilleTwo people were in area hospitals Tuesday after a crash involving a car and a Chicago Transit Authority bus in Andersonville.
Police: Scooter Operator Hit By Car While Being Curbed By Officers Near Broadway, DiverseyA man riding an electric scooter was critically injured late Wednesday afternoon after he was struck by a car near the busy intersection of Diversey Parkway, Clark Street, and Broadway.
Police Seek Suspect in Near North Attempted Criminal Sexual AbuseChicago Police have released a surveillance photo of a man wanted in an attempted criminal sexual abuse incident that occurred last week.
Mayor's Office Shoots Down Cubs' Request To Close Clark And Addison During GamesThe Emanuel administration has rejected the Chicago Cubs’ request to shut down Addison and Clark streets on game days as part of a new plan to increase security at Wrigley Field.
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In ChicagoGet your costumes and your favorite treat buckets. It's time for some serious trick-or-treating in these five locations in the Chicago area.
Two Men Charged In Lakeview RobberyBond was set at $100,000 for each of two men charged with robbing a woman Monday night in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side.
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.
Man Robs South Loop Bank At KnifepointThe man entered the Fifth Third Bank branch at 601 S. Clark St. at 9:36 a.m. with a knife and demanded cash, according to police and the FBI. He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money, police said.
Man Slashed In Fight Near City HallAbout 1:45 a.m., two homeless people got into a fight near the intersection of Clark and Randolph streets, police said.
Chicago Police Officer Injured In Wrigleyville CrashAbout 10:30 p.m., a man—who identified himself to reporters on the scene as Luis Gomez—was driving an Uber XL vehicle west on Addison Street, trying to turn south onto Clark Street, police said. The minivan—which had six passengers in it — collided with a Chicago Police vehicle that was eastbound on Addison
FBI: 'Bandage Bandit' Attempted Sixth Bank Robbery On FridayA man suspected in five Chicago bank robberies tried to rob a sixth bank in the Lake View neighborhood on Friday, the FBI said.