"Al's Beef Day": Al's Italian Beef Celebrating 80th Anniversary With 80 Cent SandwichesIt will officially be declared "Al's Beef Day" throughout the Chicago-area on Thursday October 18. That's when all locations will be selling their regular sized Italian beef sandwiches for 80 cents.
FBI: Man Robbed Two Chicago Banks In One DayAt 4:38 p.m., the man walked into the MB Financial Bank branch at 5918 N. Broadway and handed the teller a note demanding money, according to the FBI and Chicago Police. He then ran away northbound on Broadway with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Man Seriously Wounded In University Village ShootingThe 24-year-old was shot in the lower abdomen or groin about 1 a.m. in the 1100 block of West Taylor Street, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. The shooting might have been a drive-by attack.
More Lane Closures As Byrne Interchange Reconstruction Ramps UpAll the long-term traffic restrictions for the next phase of a $475 million reconstruction project have gone into effect, as crews begin 16 months of work on a new flyover connecting the northbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the westbound Eisenhower Expressway.
Four Buildings At UIC Evacuated For Gas LeakA Level 2 HazMat response was called when a construction company hit a small gas line at 900 W. Taylor St.
Family Wants Answers After Attack In University Village Leaves Man In Coma He was found beaten and bloodied on the ground in the 1400 block of West Taylor in University Village early Friday morning.
Body Found On Dan Ryan Expressway A man found dead early Saturday on the Dan Ryan Expressway in the University Village neighborhood is the 10th cold-related death of the season in Cook County.
Two UIC Students Robbed At Gunpoint Near CampusPolice have issued alerts after two UIC students were robbed at gunpoint -- and one beaten -- in the last three days on the West Side.
Suspect Arrested After Deadly Shooting At UIC Medical CenterA suspect was in custody Friday morning after a deadly shooting at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center.
Box Cutter-Wielding Robber Hits Bank In Little ItalyA bank on Taylor Street in the Little Italy district was robbed Tuesday morning, by a man who attacked an employee at the back door while wielding a box cutter.
3 Truck Crashes In 9 Hours On Dan Ryan ExpresswayTwo trucks collided and jackknifed overnight, spilling fuel and a load of candy, in one of three accidents involving trucks on the expressway in a period of about nine hours.
Home Invader Hits UIC Student's ApartmentPolice are on the lookout Tuesday morning after a University of Illinois at Chicago student was the victim of a home invasion and robbery.