| Jul 27, 2014
Festive Jefferson Park
Catch the final day of the Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival in Jefferson Park, offering live music, food, craft beer, art vendors and a Kids' Zone. Noon to 10 p.m. July 27. $7; $5 before 5 p.m.; children 12 and under free. Lawn...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:00 PM
When Jennifer Hodge became principal at Our Lady of Victory two years ago, enrollment at the school had dropped to an all-time low of 91 students. But she felt confident she could turn around the prekindergarten to eighth-grade school, which had been part...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The historic Craftsman, found in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of West Adams Terrace, charms with its intimate living spaces and original details. Among its preserved features, the home counts Mahogany beams and built-ins, original chandeliers and...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Two brothers from Utah were arrested after one of them made "lewd and offensive" remarks to the flight crew aboard a plane at O'Hare International Airport, sparking a drunken fracas that continued after police arrived.
Randy F. Lindsey, 48, of Salt Lake...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Your last-minute chance to pick up an artsy gift for dad, The Threadless Headquarters is hosting the Threadless Art Market on Saturday, which, in addition to discounted Threadless gear, showcases work from Chicago arists. Eriewood Collective will be on-...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The painter Ed Paschke often said he wanted his vibrantly chromatic paintings to penetrate the nervous systems of the people who look at them. Viewers "either love it or hate it," he said of reactions to his surreal verging-on-psychedelic imagery, "but...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:40 AM
Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a 44-year-old man with Autism reported missing from the Irving Park neighborhood.
Mark Moritz, of the 4200 block of North Harding Avenue, is described as 5'4'', 180 lbs., with gray hair, green...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:23 AM
A 77-year-old man died after he was hit by a car in Jefferson Park overnight, according to authorities.
A 45-year-old woman driving her car hit him about 12:50 a.m. in the 5900 block of North Elston Avenue. She was cited with driving without insurance...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A man who was reported missing after being last seen in a Norridge cemetery a week ago was found dead Friday in a vehicle in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, authorities said.
Donald Ritt, 63, had been last seen June 1 at Acacia Cemetery, 7800 W. Irving...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:27 AM
When it rains, it pours. The dining gods, in their infinite wisdom, broke open the clouds these last six months to deluge Chicago with a number of burger-centric restaurants. I notice three trends with this go-round of openings: 1) The price point for...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Four people were ordered held in lieu of bail Saturday on felony armed robbery charges after police in Niles say they followed a woman home from work Thursday and robbed her outside her garage.
A 34-year-old Niles woman told police that she had returned...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"IT'S NOT hard to understand why so many (TV) series are based in the nation's capital. Political terrain is familiar: Washington, like show business, is everybody's business ... most of all everybody hates politicians, so much so that contempt for...