| Mar 6, 2013
| 1:38 AM
Chicago detectives are warning businesses about a pair of men who have robbed Noble Square and Garfield Ridge neighborhoods.
The robberies happened on March 2 in the 1500 block of West Chicago Avenue about 3:55 p.m. and two days later in the 5600...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A man with a record of nearly two dozen arrests has been charged with gunning down an aspiring chef and wounding his friend as they were parked in Logan Square last summer, police said....
| Apr 30, 2011
| 8:01 AM
Martha Stevenson was out of work and behind on her mortgage payments when her furnace started to go.
When Stevenson, 60, contacted the Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County, she was told workers could replace her furnace, vent her...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 5:49 PM
(UPDATE: Chicago police said tonight that Jose Creasy had been located. No further details were released.)
Chicago police this evening asked for the public's help in locating an 80-year-old man missing from the Garfield Ridge neighborhood since Sunday....
| May 7, 2012
| 10:49 AM
A cabbie was cut in the head and arm by a broken bottle during an argument over a fare this morning, then chased the passenger down a gangway on the West Side in a vain attempt to hold him for police, officials said.
The 52-year-old taxi driver had...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 10:57 PM
A motorcyclist was critically injured when he collided with a car Sunday night in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the city's Southwest Side.
The crash happened at about 9:40 p.m. in the 1700 block of West Archer Avenue, Chicago police said.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Diesel fuel is leaking from a semi on a Southwest Side street following a traffic crash late this morning in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The incident happened in the 5800 block of South Archer Avenue on...
| Jul 10, 2009
Ingrid Lindo was born more than an ocean away, in Germany -- but she's spent more than half of her life in the southwest corner of the city. "To tell you the truth, I wouldn't want to live anywhere else," says Lindo, who turns 76 later this month. "I...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 6:39 AM
(WGN-AM)- A man was found shot in the 4500 block of South Cicero Avenue this morning, slumped over the wheel of his car, police said.
He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition.
The shooting occurred around 5:30 a....
| Jul 9, 2009
| 7:16 AM