| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:13 AM
A man was charged and two Chicago police officers hospitalized after a car and foot chase late Saturday that started with the man firing shots in the Bridgeport neighborhood and ended when his car got a flat on the Far South Side.
| Aug 8, 2011
New U.S. census figures herald a future where Spanish is more likely to be heard inside classrooms and everything from politics to fashion and food will be executed with a Latin flair.
After a steady increase of Latinos in the area due to births and...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 9:22 AM
Chicago police are investigating the stabbing death of a man whose body was found on a Bridgeport street this morning.
The incident happened about 6:15 a.m. in the 3400 block of South Morgan Street, said Chicago Police Officer John Mirabelli.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:29 AM
Chicago police say a dispute early Sunday in a Bridgeport street ended when one man stabbed another, killing him.
Ricardo Vasquez, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder and is set to appear in court today.
Police believe that Vasquez was arguing...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 12:48 PM
Our book club is composed of about 20 students in seventh and eighth grades (at the academy, in Chicago). The students are always busy with schoolwork and extracurricular activities, but they find time to tackle the club's extra reading.
Our club meets...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:20 AM
A Chicago man on parole for an attempted murder conviction beat an elderly nurse to death in her Bridgeport garage , stole her wedding and engagement rings and used them to propose to his girlfriend, prosecutors said today in court.
Raymond Harris, 36,...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 7:08 AM
CrossFit Prevail - Bridgeport Coffee Company - The Sound of Music - Centered Chef
Monday, November 7
Tuesday, November 8
Bridgeport Coffee Company
3101 S. Morgan
| Nov 18, 2011
Yvonne Wagoner has every reason to feel more tired than usual. With fall rapidly fading into winter, short days and long, dark nights are becoming the norm again, something she has noticed more since turning the clock back this month.
Add to that the...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 2:01 AM
A Chicago firefighter and his son are accused of attacking and robbing a man over the weekend in the city's Bridgeport neighborhood, authorities said.
Police said the father and son punched a 20-year-old man, breaking his nose, before fleeing with the...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Sky High Sports
Monday, November 21
Sky High Sports
Wednesday, November 23
Chicago Official Christmas Tree Lighting
4:30 p.m., today
Thursday, November 24
| Mar 13, 2012
UPDATE: Ramova Grill is closing for good on 4/14/12. Happy trails, Tony and staff!!!
(Orginal post from 9/27/11)
Often, while out and about covering stories in Chicago, I meet fascinating people and see interesting places that I don't get to...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:14 PM
Police are searching for a robbery suspect after officers gunned down his companion as the two held up a convenience store in the Bridgeport neighborhood early this morning.
Police surrounded the JJ Peppers Food Store at 3101 S. Union Ave. for more...