Family Of Laquan McDonald: Van Dyke 'Verdict Was A Victory For Everyone'The family of Laquan McDonald spoke to media following the announcement of the Van Dyke verdict Friday afternoon at Grace Memorial Church, saying the verdict "was a victory for everyone."
Van Dyke Trial Leads To Extra Security Measures In Chicago As Jury DeliberatesAs the jury deliberates the fate of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, agencies, institutions and businesses are preparing for the verdict. Van Dyke is charged with first degree murder in the shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Satisfy Your Coffee Cravings With These 3 Chicago NewcomersIf you've got coffee on the brain, you're in luck: Hoodline found the freshest Chicago shops. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for some coffee.
Adopt A Pet During October 6 'Empty The Shelters' EventTwo Chicago animal shelters will participate in an "Empty the Shelters" event in October to help pets find fur-ever homes.
Hitting The Right Notes: Chicago's Top 4 Spots For KaraokeIn search of a new favorite karaoke spot? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best places around Chicago, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you want to show off your singing chops.
3 Tasty Events To Check Out Around Chicago This WeekWhen it comes to food and drink, there's plenty to do in Chicago this week. From Chicago's version of Oktoberfest to a fall vegan market, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.
Chicago's West Loop Makes Top 50 Coolest Neighborhoods In The WorldA new report by TimeOut ranked the top 50 coolest neighborhoods in the world and one of Chicago's neighborhoods made the list.
CBS Chicago Cares Telethon Raises More Than $1.1 Million For Red CrossCombined, a grand total of $1,155,853.00 was raised, between the check donations, phone calls, and the online donation portal.
Kris Bryant Surprises 12-Year-Old Fan With Spina BifidaIt was a dream come true for a 12-year-old girl as she met her favorite baseball player, Kris Bryant, Monday night at Wrigley Field.
3 Things To Do This Weekend In ChicagoFrom a 5K for a cause to a food truck festival, there's plenty to enjoy in Chicago this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.
Dance Club And Restaurant Tao Chicago Debuts In River NorthA new 300-seat restaurant, nightclub and event space has made its debut in River North. Called Tao Chicago, the multi-level, 34,00-square-foot space is located at 632 Dearborn St.
WATCH: Army Vet Breaks Surprised With Car It was a priceless reaction! An army veteran broke down in tears after receiving a life-changing surprise.
Pretty Cool Ice Cream Debuts In Logan SquareA new spot to score ice cream on a stick and popsicles has opened its doors in the neighborhood. Located at 2353 N. California Ave. in Logan Square, the fresh addition is called Pretty Cool Ice Cream.
All-American Eats: 3 Chicago Newcomers To Visit NowHere are the newest places to check out in Chicago the next time you're in the mood for burgers, fries, wings and more.
New Taco Bell Cantina Opens In Logan Square With Burritos And BoozeThe new Taco Bell Cantina in Logan Square is serving up libations along with its traditional menu of fast-food fare.