Campaign Volunteer Shot While Passing Out Flyers In 15th WardJoseph Williams, a candidate for alderman in the 15th Ward, said he needs to make security changes to his campaign, after a volunteer was shot in the leg while canvassing in West Englewood on Sunday.
'A State Of Disrepair', Metra To Get More Used Trains To Fix Current ProblemsMetra said it plans to add 42 more locomotives that are used to its fleet early next year. There could be a few new engines in the mix but the prospects and the pricing are still under review.
'People Was Hollering, Screaming, Scared'; Witnesses Describe Chaos Of Mercy Hospital Shooting“We have prepared for an active shooter, just because of the world that we live in these days, but obviously never in our wildest imagination would we ever think that we would ever have to experience it, and today we have,” said Dr. Michael Davenport, chief medical officer at Mercy.
Love It Or Hate It, Chicago Area Gets First Snow Of The SeasonUp to two inches of snow fell overnight in parts of the Chicago area, and the early arrival of winter might have people shivering, but many people seemed to be embracing the snow.
Elmhurst Man's Pepperdine Classmate Missing After Mass Shooting In California; 'Her Roommate Is Just Really Shook Up'"Her phone could have dropped in the club as she was running. We don’t really know. Everyone is talking about having chills all morning. It’s just very sad.”
Pritzker, Trump, And Changing Demographics Helped Casten And Underwood Swing Red Suburban Districts BlueTwo first-time Democratic candidates eked out victories in suburban congressional races on Tuesday, in districts that normally vote Republican, helping Democrats take control of the House.
Youth Wave? Millennial Voter Turnout Expected To Break Record In 2018Millennial voters are expected to turn out to vote in droves across the country, and Chicago is no exception.
'I Don't Want Them Back' Pit Bulls Attack Two People In Chicago"I was keeping them for a buddy and now the dogs got me in trouble."
Lombard Woman Lost 2 Brothers In Pittsburgh Synagogue MassacreFunerals begin today for victims of the shooting massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue, including two men with ties to the Chicago area.
Fulton Market District Becoming Trendy Spot For New Businesses – And CrimeFulton Market District is a rapidly changing section of the city quickly becoming one of the city’s trendiest neighborhoods. McDonald’s and Google have moved in, new bars and restaurants are opening every few weeks, and criminals seem to be noticing too.
Hearing Today On Lawsuit Seeking To Block Obama Center From Jackson ParkA group called Protect Our Parks has argued the Obama Center is not the same as a traditional presidential library, and should not be built on public land.
Stranger Picks Up Child From Aurora Elementary School"I hope nothing like this ever happens again."