Junction Of Western And Logan Is Getting Protected Bike Lane, But It Took 'School Of Rock' Star Kevin Clark's Death To Make It HappenFor years, residents of the Avondale and Logan Square communities pushed to make the intersection of Western Avenue and Logan Boulevard safer. But it wasn’t until former child actor and Chicago bicyclist Kevin Clark was killed in a crash there in May that they got a response.
Amazon Truck Goes Up In Flames In Crash On Eisenhower Expressway; 3 People Taken To HospitalAn Amazon truck caught fire Monday evening in a crash on the Eisenhower Expressway.
Charges Pending Against Suspect After Man Is Shot In Drive-By In North Center; Police Say Suspect Later CrashedCharges were pending against a suspect Wednesday night after a man was shot by someone in a car that later crashed in North Center.
2 Men Shot Dead Outside Near West Side McDonald'sTwo men were shot and killed Wednesday night steps from a McDonald’s on the Near West Side.
Man, 75, Hit And Critically Injured By Car As Woman, 96, Makes Turn At Touhy And Western Avenues, Police SayA man was struck and critically injured Tuesday evening while crossing the street at the busy intersection of Touhy and Western avenues in West Rogers Park.
Car Found, Driver Arrested In Westmont More Than 3 Weeks After Gage Park CarjackingA suspect was arrested in west suburban Westmont on Monday – more than three weeks after police said he carjacked a driver on Western Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood.
Family And Friends Of 'School Of Rock' Actor Kevin Clark Call For Improved Bike Safety At Logan Square Intersection Where He Was KilledFamily, friends and neighbors ended a vigil in honor of Kevin Clark by making some noise for bike safety.
Family Of 'School Of Rock' Actor Kevin Clark Calls For Safety Improvements At Western And Logan, Where He Was Killed In Tragic Bicycle AccidentAfter onetime child actor Kevin Clark was struck and killed while biking home in Logan Square, his family is fighting to make the intersection where the tragedy happened safer in his name.
Man Shot In Jeep On Western Avenue On Near West Side, Goes On To Crash Into Other CarsA Jeep crashed into two other vehicles after a driver was shot on the Near West Side on Monday afternoon.
More Than A Dozen Car Windows Smashed On Western Avenue Near West Ridge Nature PreserveMore than a dozen car windows were smashed along two blocks of Western Avenue near the West Ridge Nature Preserve on Monday.
Police Issue Alert About Smash-And-Grab Burglaries Near Western And Lunt Avenues In West Rogers ParkPolice issued a community alert Saturday about two smash-and-grab burglaries near Western and Lunt avenues in West Rogers Park.
Victims Crash Into Car After Deadly Shooting In McKinley ParkOne man is dead and another was wounded in a shooting in the McKinley Park neighborhood Thursday afternoon.
West Town Gas Station Owner Dead After Getting Caught In CrossfireA West Town gas station owner and father is dead after being caught in the crossfire during a shooting earlier Tuesday.
Construction Begins On Protected Bike Lanes Along Milwaukee Avenue In Logan SquareThe Chicago Department of Transportation and Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) announced Monday that construction is beginning on new protected bike lanes on Milwaukee Avenue in the Logan Square area.
Police Release Photos, Video Of Suspected Assailants In Morgan Park Pancake House Shooting That Killed 1, Injured 4Police on Wednesday released photos and video of people they are seeking in a shooting that left a man dead and four other people injured as they dined at a Morgan Park pancake house this past weekend.