| Sep 15, 2011
| 10:08 AM
"Yo Joe! A Real American Hip-Hop Musical" ***
Packed with enough jingoism that it practically fertilized everything it touched with stars and bars, the '80s animated series "GI Joe: A Real American Hero" was not my cartoon of choice as a kid. But I was...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 11:51 AM
The FBI asked for the public's help today in finding a man who tried to rob a suburban bank but left without any cash after a teller asked about his account.
About 9:25 a.m. on Aug. 2 a man entered a TCF Bank branch at 9343 W. Irving Park Rd. and wrote a...
| 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....
| May 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
"Urban Vigilante" CD Release Week
Thursday, September 29
8:30 p.m. - midnight
1920 West Irving Park Road
Wednesday, October 5
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
The Jazz Showcase
806 S. Plymouth Court
To purchase a...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:08 PM
North Siders, pack that app up.
Riders on the North Side may not have to rely on CTA tracking apps, thanks to new electronic signs that display bus arrival information.
Mayor Emanuel announced last week that the CTA plans to set up 400 electronic Bus...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 1:10 PM
The items shown today are available at:
Harlem Irving Plaza
Irving Park Road and Forest Preserve Drive
Tips for Your Next Tailgating Party
Tailgating is all about food, friends and sports! Once you have made...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 4:38 PM
At least three people were killed and at least 17 others wounded, including nine teenagers, in shootings across the city late Friday night and early Saturday morning.
- Two sisters were shot in the head in the 2300 block of North Harding Avenue in the...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Bones found in northwest surburban Norridge and on the Near North Side on Wednesday were not human, the Cook County medical examiner's office determined following examinations today.Contractors in Norridge discovered the remains while digging in an...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 7:12 PM
A team of three robbers are believed to be responsible for nearly a dozen armed robberies on the city's Northwest Side dating back to last month, Chicago police said tonight in a community alert.
In each case -- the first occurring Sept. 23 and the...
| May 12, 2011
Thru June 10-12 the fest will take place as the BBQ season returns!
Ribfest Chicago GROWING! Food & Music Fest Swells Another City Block
As featured in local and national media, Ribfest is on the map as one of the greatest food and music combos...
| May 16, 2011
| 5:27 AM
An abandoned vehicle was found in a retention pond in west suburban Roselle, police said this morning.
The car was located at Irving Park Road and Spring Hill Drive but police did not find anyone inside the vehicle, police officials said.
| May 24, 2011
| 2:54 PM
Streamwood police this afternoon responded to a auto repair shop a few thousand feet from their station where a man who may have been armed was inside.
The initial calls arrived before 4 p.m. and indicated that the man was despondent, suicidal and...