Man Arrested After Trying To Rob Off-Duty CopThe officer, 25, was walking in the 1700 block of West Diversey Parkway about 12:30 a.m. when a man rode up on a bicycle, displayed a knife and announced a robbery.
Off-Duty Cop Causes Wrong-Way Crash On Lake Shore Drive, 2 DeadA North Chicago police officer was driving the wrong way early Friday on Lake Shore Drive, causing a three-vehicle collision that left two Chicago men dead.
Prosecutor Attacked After Trying To Stop Assault On Apparently Gay MenA Cook County prosecutor was hospitalized Friday, after losing a lot of blood when two men attacked him for trying to stop an assault on two apparently gay men the night before in the park of Lincoln Park.
Lakeview Gets Pay-What-You-Can Panera StorePanera is transforming a store in Lakeview into one of its “pay what you can” shops, with menus that list only suggested donations, not set prices.
Lathrop Homes Public Housing Development Named To Historic RegisterWhile demolition has been the trend for much of Chicago’s public housing, one development has now won recognition on the National Register of Historic Places.
2-Story Walgreens Proposed For Old East Lakeview Borders StoreThe shuttered Borders bookstore at the busy juncture of Diversey Parkway, Clark Street and Broadway will reopen as a multi-level Walgreens drugstore, according to an architectural firm.
Gay Pride Parade To Be Rerouted Into UptownFollowing reports of major crowd control problems at the Gay Pride Parade this past summer, the City of Chicago has decided to move the start of the parade north to Uptown and push up its start time by two hours.
Tunney's Office Seeks To Ensure Hotel Residents Find New HousingAld. Tom Tunney (44th) has said the two residential hotels now in the process of closing in Lakeview are in “dangerous and deplorable” condition, but his staff wants to make sure everyone finds new housing.