| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
New City has recorded four homicides in the last 10 days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Nov. 22, a 19-year-old man was shot to death in the 4900 block of South Seeley Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 19-year-old man was...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Firefighters responded to an extra-alarm fire this evening in a vacant building on the West Side in the city's Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.
The fire started shortly after 4:30 p.m. at a 2-story vacant apartment building located on the 3500...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 2:02 AM
A 48-year-old man was shot late Friday night in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side, and two men were shot early Saturday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, authorities said. The 48-year-old man was shot in the upper left thigh...
| Nov 20, 2012
The Chicago-based Showtime dramedy "Shameless" can either be seen as a small victory for Chicago's TV and film community or a missed opportunity, depending on how you want to look at it.
The series films most of its exterior scenes in Chicago (unlike...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A man who took a swim in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal early this morning sparked a search that ended when the man was found walking in his underwear on a canal embankment near southwest suburban Summit.
Summit police said they received a call...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 1:50 PM
A 24-year-old Orland Park man charged with carjacking an 88-year-old woman was ordered held on $500,000 bond during a court appearance Monday in Cook County court, officials said.
Peter Sousan, of the 8300 block of Sunset Ridge Court, is charged with...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A Chicago woman who authorities said left a young girl and two dogs locked in a car outside the Skokie courthouse on Tuesday has been charged with endangerment of a child and animal abandonment and was released on $6,000 bond.
Joheidi Martinez, 30, of...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 12:24 PM
A young boy who a family member said had autism was killed late Sunday night in a house fire in the Little Village neighborhood, authorities said.
Firefighters discovered the boy, 11, near the entrance of a kitchen on the first floor of the home in the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Week 1 – Aug. 20-26
All games 7:30 unless noted.
FRIDAY, AUG. 24
Hope Academy vs. Longwood, 7 at St. Rita
Addison Trail at West Chicago
Batavia at Glenbard North
Buffalo Grove at Lake Forest
| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:22 PM
A 55-year-old man who fled Illinois after being charged with trying to kill a man in 1994 has been extradited from California and held without bond in Cook County, Chicago police said today.
Jose Hernandez Saldana, whose last local address was on the...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 6:24 AM
A driver who ran a red light in the Lawndale neighborhood T-boned another car and killed its driver about 5:25 a.m. Saturday, police said.
The woman who died was in her 20s, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Robert Perez said. She was...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:46 PM
A 49-year-old man was shot dead and another man was critically wounded today in separate shootings on the West Side.
The 49-year-old was pronounced dead after being shot this afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.
Bruce Bennett, of...