| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Bread and Wine Farm Dinner
Wednesday, September 12
7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Bread & Wine
3732 W. Irving Park Rd
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| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:41 PM
As she wound down a recent set at Chambers, in Niles, singer-pianist Judy Roberts leaned into the microphone and delivered what has become her favorite new closing line.
"From Amundsen High School at Foster and Damen, I'm Judy Roberts," she proclaimed,...
| Sep 8, 2012
Here are some frequently asked questions about the CPS contingency plan. The answers were compiled from CPS and chief Jean-Claude Brizard's comments during a teleconference with parents last week.
Q: How will the CPS sites in the district's Children...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Continual coverage of the Chicago teachers strike.
10 p.m. Lewis, others leave talks for night
CTU President Karen Lewis and other principal negotiators finished up for the evening about 9:45 p.m.
"Today we made some progress,&...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:27 PM
An off-duty Chicago Police lieutenant in the drive-through lane of a Northwest Side bank called 911 when he saw it being robbed by a man also suspected in four previous robberies and an attempted robbery, authorities said today.
Charlie Montalvo, 36,...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 10:46 AM
A Chicago man has been charged with driving the getaway car in a bank robbery last week after admitting to his role in that robbery and two others allegedly carried out by a Hillside man.
Angel Melendez, 32, is being held in federal custody in connection...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 5:52 PM
A group of two or three suspects is wanted in a series of recent robberies usually targeting cell phone stores on the Northwest Side, often hitting two locations within minutes, police said today.
The seven robberies, one of which took place at a Game...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 8:44 PM
Three men have been charged in a series of cell phone store robberies in recent weeks on the Northwest and West sides after a police sergeant and several officers cornered the men in their getaway car, authorities said.
Antwan Palmer, 25, Carnell...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Thousands of dollars worth of jewelry were stolen from a Northwest Side Sears store early this morning after thieves broke in and cleaned out several cases, police said.
At about 3:17 a.m., Chicago police responded to a burglary alarm at the Sears...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Ms. Pac-Man suffers an untimely death at the hands of a blue-clad ghost, but A.J. Matthews doesn’t seem too upset by his failure to navigate the pellet-filled maze without smacking into a homicidal spectre. Instead, Matthews turns around and admires...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 3:00 PM
A woman is at a hospital this afternoon, in “bad shape” after jumping off an overpass and landing on westbound I-290 near Itasca, according to State Police.
The first responding trooper found the 34-year-old woman, who was able to talk after...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:31 AM
The Chicago Transit Board meets once a month to decide various CTA issues relating to the budget and infrastructure—yet some of the board members don't even ride the CTA that often.
Longtime board member Alejandro Silva rode the CTA zero times last...