Neighbor Rushes In As Teen Threatens Woman At Gunpoint In Lakeview Alley; He Says It's 'Disappointing' That Suspect Is Now Out Of CustodyIn a brazen attack in Lakeview, police said a teen threatened a woman with a gun just to get access to her cellphone.
CTA Work To Snag Traffic At Sheffield Avenue And Roscoe Street This WeekThe area around Sheffield Avenue and Roscoe Street just south of Wrigley Field in Lakeview will be partially closed for the next several days for work on the CTA ‘L’ structure.
Binny's, Other Stores Near North And Sheffield Hit By Looting, And Not For First TimeDestruction during the unrest and looting in Chicago early Monday morning did not stop in the Loop or the Magnificent Mile.
Arson Suspected In Wrigleyville Building FireArson was suspected Tuesday night in a fire that broke in a three-flat building out steps from Wrigley Field.
Suspects Apprehended At North/Clybourn Red Line Stop After Robbery On Willow StreetFour men were arrested Thursday night after a woman was robbed in the Clybourn Corridor area.
Couple Spots Coyote Outside Pottery Barn Near North And Sheffield AvenuesA couple in Lincoln Park got quite a scare this week while trying to put their baby in the car.
Power Out To 25 Customers Around DePaul After Truck Snags Power Lines, Pulls Down PoleMore than two dozen customers lost power near the DePaul University campus in Lincoln Park on Wednesday afternoon, after a truck pulled down overhead power lines.
Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze At Former School BuildingCTA train service has been suspended between the North Side and the Loop as firefighters continue working to extinguish an extra-alarm fire Monday morning at a 124-year-old shuttered school in Lincoln Park.
Levine: Cubs Begin 1st Phase Of Rehab On Wrigley FieldThe new videoboard is set to be ready for Opening Day in 2015.
Nearly 18 Months After Devastating Fire, Roy's Furniture Returns To Lincoln ParkThe family-owned business at 2455 N. Sheffield Av. was reduced to rubble in an extra-alarm blaze in May 2012. A brand new building opened last week at the site of the old store.
DePaul Students AttackedDePaul University police were warning students to be careful of their surroundings, after a student was attacked near the Lincoln Park campus Wednesday night.
Ald. Tom Tunney Digs In Against More Signs, Night Games At WrigleyThe Cubs got the go-ahead Thursday to hold two more summer concerts at Wrigley Field, but that could be all they get for a while if local Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) has his way.
Officer, Others Injured In Brawl Long After Pride ParadeA Chicago Police officer was cut and injured, and at least one other person was reportedly stabbed, when revelry apparently got out of hand in the Clark and Belmont district in Lakeview – long after the vast majority of the crowd out for the Gay Pride Parade had gone home.
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.
Roy's Furniture Plans To Rebuild, Reopen After FireFire reduced Roy’s Furniture Company in Lincoln Park to rubble, but the venerable neighborhood institution is already planning a comeback.