| Jul 31, 2008
| 4:22 PM
For some reason this seems to be the 'best of' season. At least I've just gotten three examples, which as you know, makes it a trend. First, the new Zagat survey came out. Then Baltimore magazine's August issue features 'The......
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:24 PM
A dog rescued in Texas but lost at Midway Airport after slipping from her harness has been found safe and is on her way to a new home in Wisconsin.
"We are just so happy," said Lauren Kelliher, vice president of Illinois Doberman Rescue Plus, which...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 2:09 PM
A man and a woman died early Sunday morning when the sport-utility vehicle they were traveling in hit a utility pole on the Southwest Side, authorities said.
The victims, who both appeared to be in their 20s, were dead on the scene in the 3700 block...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:54 PM
A man impersonated a Chicago police officer and demanded money from a group of Brighton Park tenants, county prosecutors said Tuesday.
Patrick Thomas, 22, of Calumet City, was arrested Sunday evening after he allegedly showed up at a Brighton Park...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:48 AM
West Englewood has logged five homicides so far this month including a double homicide last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
An 18-year-old man was found shot to death Monday in the 5900 block of South Winchester Avenue,...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:51 AM
A police squad car was reported missing this morning during a burglary call and turned up shortly afterward blocks away, police said.
About 4:15 a.m., police officers reported the squad car missing after a premises check in the 3500 block of South...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:39 PM
The day after 14-year-old Christopher Bowen died at a Chicago Park District pool, friends and family on Saturday were trying to piece together what went wrong when the boy dove into the deep end of the pool.
"We just want to know what happened and why,"...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Seven people were injured, including a young boy who was seriously hurt, in a three-vehicle traffic crash in the Brighton Park neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
The crash about 11:20 a.m. happened near 43rd Street and Western Avenue,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Firefighters continued to douse hot spots this morning after an extra-alarm fire tore through a warehouse filled with stacks of wooden pallets in Brighton Park on the Southwest Side.
No injuries were reported and firefighters were able to keep the 4-11...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:59 AM
One firefighter suffered minor injuries at a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood early Sunday morning, and fires destroyed two other homes in the Gage Park and Brighton Park neighborhoods.
The firefighter hurt in the South Chicago neighborhood, in...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 2:31 PM
A Chicago man is facing multiple charges in connection with a hit-and-run Thursday night that killed a Southwest Side woman and injured another.
Fernando Marin, 40, of the 4500 block of South Drake Avenue, was speeding down South Homan Avenue toward the...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:03 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • A Chicago man is facing multiple charges in connection with a Thursday night hit-and-run accident that killed a Southwest Side woman. Read more
• A 30-year-old man was shot in the head...