| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:00 PM
3159 N. Southport Ave. 773-525-2508
The beautiful wood-accented back room of this hundred-year-old building is one of the city’s best places to catch touring and local acts before they get big, while the front bar area serves up a mean mac...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Blokes & Birds
3343 N. Clark St. 773-472-5252
This English gastropub is located just a few blocks south of Wrigleyville’s rowdiest row of bars, and it offers craft cocktails and spiffedup pub fare in lieu of the usual wings and bomb shots.
| May 16, 2012
| 1:08 PM
New City and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Saturday in Woodlawn, a man was shot to death in the 6200 block of South Rhodes Avenue and a 28-year-old woman was fatally shot in the...
| May 17, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Sixteen busloads of out-of-town protesters are expected to arrive in Chicago on Thursday from Portland, Wa., and Los Angeles.
The first organized busload of protesters arrived in the city on Thursday from New York. The demonstrators described...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Stage Left Theatre, a long-established Chicago company that produces at Theater Wit in the Lakeview neighborhood, has announced its 2012-13 season. This will be Stage Left's 31st year of operation.
The season begins in September with a new play by Mia...
| May 29, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Lakeview Art Supply
3228 N. Lincoln Avenue
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Twenty-one Chicago food truck stands are scheduled to begin operation by the end of next week, city officials told the Tribune and the Stew.
Located in Lincoln Park, the Loop, Streeterville, Lakeview, West Town and Wicker Park the stands will allow up to...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:16 AM
A school bus driver taking children to a public elementary school on Chicago's North Side was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol this week after being stopped for erratic driving, officials said Wednesday.
A police officer...
| Aug 29, 2012
1572 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-489-3160
It’s not the prettiest space in the city, and some of the rock acts can creep toward the “generic” label. Still, DD has been home to early shows from acts such as Kid Rock and The Killers;...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:22 AM
Police say an intoxicated driver rear-ended a squad car in the Lakeview neighborhood early Friday morning.
The car was hit about 1:40 a.m. in the 2500 block of West Addison Street, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Amina Greer....
| Sep 8, 2012
| 4:44 AM
A Wilmette man was cited for driving under the influence and failing to reduce his speed after police say he rear-ended a squad car in the Lakeview neighborhood early Friday morning.
Nathaniel Byram, 31, of the 2100 block of West Beechwood Avenue, was...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:30 AM
Three people were taken into custody this morning after Chicago police exchanged gunfire with someone in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side, police said.
No one was injured in the shooting around 1:15 a.m. in the 2200 block of West Barry Avenue,...