| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Actor Mark Wahlberg and director Michael Bay have arrived in Chicago to film the fourth movie in the Transformers franchise. Wahlberg and Bay were seen having dinner Wednesday at Sunda. Later that night, Bay hung out at Paris Club'...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 5:41 AM
A Chicago firefighter was taken to a hospital from a fire in the East Side neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
The firefighter was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital in fair-to-serious condition but was listed in good condition shortly after...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 14-year-old boy and his 13-year-old girlfriend who ran away together last month from Michigan have been found safe in the Uptown neighborhood in Chicago. Read more
• A Chicago...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Two men were wounded Tuesday night in a shooting on the Far South Side in the city's East Side neighborhood.
About 8:34 p.m., two men were sitting in a parked vehicle in the 10600 block of South Green Bay Avenue when a light-colored vehicle pulled up...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:58 AM
This is going to be one of your last opportunities to watch “Transformers: Age of Extinction” film in Chicago.
The robotos-in-disguise sequel starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci and Kelsey Grammer will be shooting around the 111 S....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Just south of the Chicago Skyway bridge, a dusty byproduct of the Canadian oil boom is piling up in huge black mountains along the Calumet River.
More is on the way. A lot more.
By the end of the year, the oil giant BP is expected to complete work...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:34 AM
A car smashed into a police car parked during a traffic stop early this morning in the East Side neighborhood, starting a chain reaction that left nine people injured, authorities said.
About 12:20 a.m., a southbound Nissan Altima struck an unmarked...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:54 AM
"Empanada for a Dream"
As debates about the escalating murder rate in Chicago continue to rage on, Juan Francisco Villa's solo, "Empanada for a Dream," offers a portrait simultaneously timely and a time capsule of life in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 6:16 AM
A 16-year-old boy stumbled into a Walgreens for help after he was shot and critically wounded in the East Side neighborhood, authorities said.
The boy was shot in the lower back in the 3600 block of East 106th Street about 5 p.m. Monday and walked to...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A 20-year-old man was found dead this morning with an apparent gunshot wound to his head in the East Side neighborhood, just a block from his home, authorities said.
Police responded to the 10900 block of South Mackinaw Avenue just before 8 a.m. after a...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bridgeport, Englewood and West Garfield Park each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Bridgeport, two men were shot to death Saturday in the 500 block of West Pershing Road, police said....
| May 20, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Police are asking for the public's help in finding the people who vandalized a church in Chicago's East Side neighborhood.
A deacon opening the International Harbor of Grace Church for a morning service on Saturday found pews uprooted, an antique...