| Mar 27, 2011
| 11:19 PM
The almost-completed first phase of O'Hare International Airport's expansion had close calls that could have resulted in fatal airplane crashes, according to a Tribune investigation of incidents filed with the Federal Aviation Administration.
| Mar 17, 2011
| 1:37 AM
Back when I lived in Chicago's West Lakeview neighborhood, practically in the shadow of the Gothic steeple of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church at 1429 W. Wellington Ave., it was easy to spot the disconnect between the ever-more-lavish private homes going...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 1:31 PM
Firefighters were on the scene of a fire in a building at the corner of Irving Park Road and Campbell Avenue in the North Side's Horner Park neighborhood, officials said.
Flames could be seen coming from the roof of the multi-story commercial building,...
| 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...