Like Its Namesake, John Dillinger Museum Meets Sudden, Shocking EndA northwest Indiana museum dedicated to a popular Depression Era gangster was shut down almost as suddenly as its namesake was taken out leaving a Chicago theater more than 80 years ago.
Harvey Mayor, Park District Spar Over Move To Close Gun RangeHarvey Mayor Eric Kellogg has vowed to shut down a controversial gun range, claiming there have been complaints about stray bullets landing in yards where children play, but the park district -- which owns the land -- called the move a political stunt.
Red Line Reconstruction Project Gets Underway On South SideToday is the day the CTA shuts down the Red Line south of Roosevelt Road for five months of reconstruction.
Michigan Avenue Reopened After Suspicious Package Deemed SafeFor the second day in a row, Michigan Avenue was shut down near the bridge over the Chicago River, as police investigated a suspicious device.
High Winds Will Shut Down Ferris Wheel, Other Attractions At Navy PierNavy Pier’s indoor shops, restaurants and attractions will remain open Tuesday.
Crash Shuts Down Gary Avenue In RoselleA serious crash early Thursday prompted police to shut down busy Gary Avenue in northwest suburban Roselle.
'Groovestock' 3-Day Music Festival Shut Down When Landowners BalkPolice pulled the plug on a music festival that was expected to draw 1,000 people this past weekend, after the owners of the land for the festival said they were only expecting 20 campers to show up.
Semi-Truck Crash Shuts Down Eastbound Borman ExpresswaySome lanes were still closed as late as the midday hours, following an overnight crash that left a truck driver with life-threatening injuries, and shut down the eastbound Borman Expressway in Northwest Indiana.
Police: Robbery Suspects Caused I-57 Crash That Injured 7Two men suspected in a Far South Side robbery allegedly caused a three-car crash on Interstate 57 on Thursday, after they fled from police onto the interstate.
Suspicious Suitcase Halts Metra Electric, South Shore Trains For Over HourThe Metra Electric and South Shore lines were shut down for over an hour in the Hyde Park neighborhood Saturday morning for a suspicious suitcase that turned out to be empty.
Michigan Avenue Briefly Closed After Someone Hears ExplosionMichigan Avenue was briefly shut down between Lake and Madison streets due to police activity.
Truck Rips Down Overhead Sign On I-80/94Eastbound I-80/94 in Northwest Indiana was shut down for some time early Wednesday, after a semi-trailer truck ripped down an overhead sign on the expressway.
Crash Shuts Down Express Lanes On Dan RyanA crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway shut down the outbound express lanes near 69th Street Monday afternoon.
City Not Lovin' Pest Problem At McDonald's LocationThe Chicago department that polices health infractions at restaurants says a Far South Side McDonald's did not resolve a problem with flying insects, so the business has been shut down.