100 Marijuana Plants Seized In Raid On Indoor Grow OperationPolice have busted a sophisticated indoor pot-growing operation at a home in the Irving Park neighborhood.
Moreno Reconsidering Decision To Give Chick-Fil-A His BlessingThe local Chick-Fil-A controversy seemed to be settled around this time last week, when Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) said he had made peace with the fast food chain, following what he said was its new pledge regarding gay rights issues.
Reports: Alderman To Let Chick-Fil-A Go Ahead After New PledgeAld. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) reportedly says he will now let Chick-Fil-A go ahead with plans for a location in his ward, after the fast food chain issued a statement respecting all sexual orientations and promised to end donations to anti-gay organizations.
5 Men Stabbed Near Montrose And ElstonFive men were stabbed early Friday morning, in what police believe was a gang fight near Montrose and Elston avenues.
Sheriff Dart Pushes For New Dig For Gacy VictimsThe possibility that more victims of John Wayne Gacy could be buried on the Northwest Side has prompted the Cook County sheriff to push once again for a dig on private property.
2 Weeks, 3 Smash-And-Grab Retail TheftsFor the third time in just the past few weeks, police are trying to find some brazen thieves who get into stores by smashing their way in.
Men Charged With Skimming Bank Accounts Through ATMsTwo people were arrested this week for victimizing bank customers by stealing from ATMs.
GrubHub To Move Headquarters Into LoopChicago-based GrubHub is moving its headquarters from the city’s Near Northwest Side to the heart of the Loop.
7 Dead, 18 Wounded By Weekend Gunfire In ChicagoSeven people were killed and 18 more were wounded – including a Chicago Police officer – in a violent weekend on the streets of Chicago.
1 Dead, 1 Critically Wounded In Shooting Outside ClubOne man was killed and another critically wounded in a shooting early Sunday outside a North Side nightclub.
Wrong-Way Edens Driver Apologizes For Jeopardizing MotoristsThe 24-year-old Glenview man charged with driving the wrong way on the Edens Expressway while drunk earlier this week apologized Friday for putting other motorists in jeopardy.
Preservationists Mobilize To Save Historic Elston Avenue BreweryPreservationists are trying to save a historic brewery complex on Elston Avenue from being torn down to make way for a big-box store parking lot.
Man Critically Injured In West Town Motorcycle AccidentA man was left in critical condition early Thursday when he fell off his motorcycle in the West Town neighborhood.
Foster, Elston Reopen After Sinkhole Swallows SUVPart of the intersection of Foster, Elston and LaPorte avenues has reopened, as crews repair a gaping sinkhole that opened up over the weekend and swallowed a passing sport-utility vehicle.
City: Sinkhole Should Be Fixed By MondayThe city is estimating a Monday morning road re-opening, after a sinkhole swallowed a vehicle and shut down a Northwest Side intersection Saturday morning.