| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:13 AM
A 50-year-old man was arrested yesterday after police said they found more than 100 marijuana plants growing inside his Northwest Side home.
Paul Sherman of the Irving Park neighborhood was charged with one count of felony manufacturing of marijuana,...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 11:16 AM
A Northwest Side man is under arrest after a Chicago Police Gang Enforcement Team’s investigation has led to the discovery of his “exotic hydroponic operation.”
Paul Sherman, 50, of the 3900 block of North Elston Ave, was charged with...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The final relocation of a section of Irving Park Road south of O’Hare International Airport is scheduled for Wednesday, Chicago officials announced on Monday.
The traffic pattern switch, to the south of the existing Irving Park, is being done to...
| Mar 21, 2013
When it's this frigid outside, the idea of attempting a weekend brunch that goes beyond toaster waffles eaten while huddled under a blanket seems downright unreasonable. If there's anything that stands the chance to ply you from the cozy comforts of...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Chicago Fire Department crews pulled a body from the North Branch of the Chicago River this morning on the Northwest Side.
Someone called 911 after seeing the remains floating in the river near 2750 W. Irving Park Rd. in the Horner Park neighborhood,...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Say you had a family secret.
A juicy one. The kind that speaks volumes about families. And you wrote a book about it. But your family hates the book. Or, at the very least, potentially feels embarrassment from it. Would you still release that book?...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:14 AM
A man who robbed a bank Monday in the Dunning neighborhood on the Northwest Side is also suspected in a Rolling Meadows bank robbery last month, according to the FBI. Monday about 10:45 a.m., a man entered Popular Community Bank at 7181 W. Irving Park Rd....
| 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 19, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Three out-of-state men arrested in a Bridgeport apartment raid days before the NATO summit considered hitting President Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's house and police stations with "incendiary devices," according to court documents....
| Sep 23, 2011
| 11:54 AM
Cook Memorial Library District will host a "book club extravaganza" with appearances by authors Frances McNamara and Joan Naper, 10 a.m.-noon at the Sullivan Center, 635 N. Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills; free. Registration is required. webres....
| Feb 2, 2012
Paul Kahan is the opposite of an enigma. He is easily explained. He is pleased by simple pleasures. He defines his life by four pillars: chef, record-store geek, husband, law-abiding citizen. Everything else is noise.
In judgment, he renders halfway...