Man Wounded In Irving Park ShootingAbout 5:30 p.m., the 31-year-old was in a vehicle in the 3500 block of West Irving Park Road when another male walked up and shot him in the chest, shoulder and left arm , police said.
Oak Park Avenue Construction Work Might Unearth Indigent Caskets In DunningHistorians have raised questions about a road reconstruction project in the Dunning neighborhood, because they believe there's a good chance crews will find hundreds of caskets from when the area was a cemetery.
Missing Man With Alzheimer's Returns HomeAn 84-year-old man with Alzheimer's who was reported missing returned home Wednesday afternoon.
Overpass On Irving Park Closed After Truckers Ignore Detour, Crash Into BridgeA half-mile stretch of Irving Park Road near O’Hare International Airport has been closed to all traffic after truckers repeatedly ignored warnings about a low bridge, and crashed into a railroad overpass.
Part Of Irving Park Road Closed After Trucks Hit Low Bridge Near O'HareThe Illinois Department of Transportation had set up a detour for trucks on Irving Park Road at York Road in Bensenville, warning them of a low bridge at the new railroad flyover, which opened Sunday. Several truckers ignored the detour signs, and tried to get under the bridge anyway, but hit it instead.
Two Injured In Elgin-O'Hare Crash; Driver FleesA motorist fled on foot after two people, including a construction worker, were injured early Thursday when a car struck a private contractor's vehicle along the Elgin-O'Hare Expressway.
Deer Spotted Near Lake Shore Drive On North SideAfter the past several months of generally miserable weather, just about every living species in Chicago would agree that Friday morning was perfect for a stroll.
Motorcyclist Critically Injured In Kennedy Expressway CrashThe motorcycle struck another vehicle in the rear, and its driver was thrown from the bike. The driver received critical injuries to his head and spinal cord, he said.
Robber Arrested After Holding Up Bank At Portage Park Jewel StoreA suspect was arrested Monday morning after robbing a TCF Bank branch inside a Jewel grocery store in Portage Park.
Auto Repair Shop Gutted By Extra-Alarm FireThe fire started around 3 a.m. at a business in the 2700 block of West Irving Park Road, and extra crews were quickly called in, as intense flames were shooting through the roof shortly after the first crews arrived.
2 Injured, 9 Displaced By Extra-Alarm Fire In Portage ParkThe 2-11 fire was first reported about 8 p.m. in a two-story building at the corner or Irving Park Road and Central Avenue.
Bensenville Convenience Store Clerk Slain During RobberyThe employee was fatally shot outside Sam’s Tobacco and Food Mart, 235 W. Irving Park Road on Sunday evening.
Woman Dies Two Weeks After Crash Near SchaumburgAnette Alston, 49, was hurt in the Oct. 24 traffic crash on the Elgin-O’Hare Expressway near Irving Park Road.
2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday NightThe most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Elderly Bicyclist Struck And Killed By Car On Northwest SideLeonard Ratajczyk, 83, was hit while riding his bike in the 7800 block of West Irving Park Road in the Dunning neighborhood.