Light Pole Removed After Falling Onto Car In Albany ParkWorkers on Thursday night removed a large street light pole that came crashing down on a car.
Search On For Car Whose Driver Hit Man, 86, On Lawrence AvenuePolice were searching Sunday evening for a car whose driver hit an 86-year-old man in the Albany Park neighborhood late last month.
Police Warn Of Robber On The Loose In Albany ParkPolice on Monday were warning the public of two robberies in the Albany Park community near the Kimball Avenue Brown Line terminal.
Police Search For Man Who Carjacked Woman Outside Harwood Heights Portillo'sPolice in Harwood Heights were searching for a man who they say carjacked a 63-year-old woman at the Portillo’s restaurant drive-through in the near northwest suburb.
Upcoming Overnight Lane Closures On Kennedy ExpresswayThe work is expected to be finished by mid-August.
1 Dead After 4-Vehicle Crash On Lake Shore DriveA four-vehicle accident along Lake Shore Drive on Chicago's North Side injured at least seven motorists and snarled traffic during rush hour Monday.
Activist Spends Night In Tent City To Protest Closing Of Homeless ShelterSome of those most affected by the bitter cold this week in Chicago are the homeless, and to help raise awareness of their struggles, crisis responder Andrew Holmes slept outside all night at the Lawrence Avenue viaduct in Uptown.
Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.
Jefferson Park Residents Weigh In On Possible Changes For Milwaukee AvenueThe Chicago Department of Transportation's goal is to improve traffic flow and reduce accidents, a priority on a two-mile stretch that saw 910 reported vehicle crashes between 2008 and 2012, in which one person died and 129 were hurt.
Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Suspicious Package CheckedChicago police shut down Lake Shore Drive on the North Side for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon as they investigated a suspicious package.
Woman Shot While Driving In UptownThe 24-year-old was shot about 3:25 a.m. while she was traveling west in the 1200 block of Lawrence Avenue with two male passengers.
Police: 'Strong Possibility' Robberies At Pizzeria, 7-Eleven Are ConnectedIn both cases, a man and a woman wearing scarves around their faces announced a holdup, and made off with cash.
Man Charged With Beating Liquor Store Cashier With HammerA man is behind bars for allegedly bludgeoning a liquor store employee with a hammer to the head during a robbery early Monday in Jefferson Park
Three-Car Crash Shuts Inbound Lanes Of Edens ExpresswayState police are on the scene and all inbound lanes are closed near Lawrence Avenue, though traffic is getting by on the shoulder.
Car Crashes Into Jewelry Store A car crashed into a jewelry store early Saturday in the North Side Albany Park neighborhood.