'Tamale Guy' Claudio Velez On Ventilator With COVID-19, Just Weeks After Opening His RestaurantClaudio Velez officially opened Tamale Guy Chicago at Damen and Chicago earlier this month, but now its closed as he battles the novel coronavirus.
'Save The West Side, Chicago' Raises Over $40,000 To Rebuild Businesses; Here's How You Can HelpEarth's Remedies started the "Save the West Side, Chicago” GoFundMe page to help minority brown and black owned businesses recover.
Neighbors Step In After Carjacked Vehicle Hits Cyclist In West Town, 2 In CustodyA 16-year-old boy was in police custody Wednesday evening after police said he struck a cyclist with a stolen vehicle in West Town.
No Bond For Man Accused In Deadly Stabbing At Richard's Bar; Prosecutors' Narrative Differs From Victim's Family'sThe man charged in a stabbing that killed another man outside Richard’s Bar in West Town will remain in jail for now.
West Town Rape Suspect Reject Plea Deal, Goes To Trial In MarchSo far, hundreds of people have donated more than $34,000 on a GoFundMe page for the victim.
Thieves Smash West Town Storefront While Trying To Steal ATMSurveillance video shows four offenders hurling cinder blocks at the West Loop Mart on Lake Street.
Michael Tate Charged With Murder In Stabbing Death Of 74-Year-Old James Tate In West TownMichael Tate, of the East Garfield Park neighborhood, has been charged with one count of first-degree murder.
Man, 74, Stabbed To Death In West Town; Suspect In CustodyPolice said a 38-year-old man pulled out a knife during a fight with a family member, and stabbed 74-year-old James Tate in the chest and arms.
Burglars Steal ATM From West Town Corner StoreBurglars stole an ATM from a bodega in the West Town community early Sunday, police said.
West Town Neighbors Support Sexual Assault Victim As Suspect, Rufus Carson, Appears In Court MondaySome people living in West Town are rallying as many neighbors as possible to go to court today.
Melvin Meeky Charged With Following Woman Into West Town Apartment Building, Robbing, And Sexually Assaulting HerMelvin Meeky, of the Austin neighborhood, is charged with one count each of aggravated criminal sexual assault and armed robbery.