| Apr 16, 2013
"Do you remember when it was 80 degrees in March last year?"
Yup, that might be the most common complaint muttered by coat-clad Chicagoans this spring.
Sure, summer didn't come early this year as it did last, but that hasn't stopped dozens of...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Shootings within an hour of each other left a 19-year-old man dead and seven men injured early this morning, authorities said.
About 1:50 a.m., the 19-year-old and a 23-year-old man were shot while walking in the 1300 block of West Hastings Street on...
| Apr 4, 2013
Burger review: Leadbelly
5739 W. Irving Park Road 773-283-7880
Rating: !!!! (out of 4)
As I look back on all of my burger-eating adventures, one sentiment has continued to hold true: A good burger is worth the journey.
So when I heard the delightfully...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:14 AM
Authorities are conducting a death investigation after finding a body in a burned garage in the Irving Park neighborhood Sunday night.
Officials found the body inside a car after extinguishing a fire about 8:25 p.m. in the garage in the 3700 block of...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Dennis Pearson is best known as the guy who seems to be running for everything and never winning. Most recently, he was one of several candidates for an Allentown City Council appointment, but they picked somebody else. People also should......
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Mechanical problems on a Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line train this morning has caused delays for commuters, officials said. The inbound Metra train No. 618 …...
| Nov 7, 2012
Something funny happened on the way to Election Day 2012.
In the final hours before the tally, when further argument was just noise, when there was nothing left but the waiting and the wishing and the muttering over Chicago's polling place confusion,...
| 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...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
By Megan Crepeau Anyone been stuck on an overcrowded Blue Line lately, or waited for Godot an Irving Park bus? Yeah, me too. You know who probably hasn't? Certain members of the CTA's Board of Directors. RedEye found that out......
| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:45 PM
In the first half of this satire from writers Kirk Pynchon and Mike Beyer, you'll find one of the funniest skewerings of Hollywood vs. Chicago — specifically, Hollywood vs. our town's noble-but-unglamorous storefront theater...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 8:32 AM
A person waiting for a bus was struck and seriously injured this morning by a car that then crashed through the windows of a flower shop in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
The crash occurred at about 7:15 a.m. at Kimball Avenue and...