| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Personal grocery delivery service Instacart said Thursday it has added Jewel-Osco to its roster of stores that Chicagoans can choose from.
The San Francisco company, which allows customers to pick groceries from a combination of stores and get same-...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:58 PM
A man discovered unresponsive under a bridge in the North Park neighborhood this week became the third person to die from causes related to cold exposure this season, authorities said.
David Kraft, 52, who was believed to be homeless and gave his home...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Mike Conway had quite a first season as North Park University's football coach.
His team not only ended a 13-year, 89-game conference losing streak but also went on to win two more games in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When he was young, John Rivera used to think Santa Claus took up permanent residence in downtown Chicago, not at the North Pole.
“That’s what it felt like,” says Rivera, 47. “I’d see Santa on TV and at Marshall Field’...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Aberdeen: A celebration of life service for James W. Ewing, 82, of Aberdeen will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at First United Methodist Church with Pastor Eldon Reich officiating. Jim died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at the Bethesda Home of Aberdeen....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Neal Orin Brace had a successful career as a research chemist before returning to teaching in his 40s and working as a professor at two Chicago-area colleges.
Over 25 years, Mr. Brace taught chemistry at North Park College in Chicago and Wheaton College...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:43 AM
A Chicago police officer was injured this morning after she was bitten by a dog during an armed robbery investigation that nabbed several people in the North Park neighborhood, officials said.
The female officer was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital for...
| Jul 31, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports:
•Several bottles of wine were reported stolen from an unlocked garage in the 200 block of North Park Boulevary July 17 or 18.
•A weed trimmer that was left near the underpass...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 2:53 PM
The body of a 40-year-old woman was recovered this morning from the Chicago River near Foster Avenue, police said.
The body was spotted around 8 a.m. in the 5300 block of North Riversedge Terrace in the North Park community area on the Far Northwest...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Police have issued an alert about a man in his 20s who has been exposing himself and trying to grab girls in the Albany Park and North Park neighborhoods. The man has stopped girls after...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 3:21 PM
The past year was a momentous one for the widely admired Chicago guitarist Bobby Broom.
His first album made up entirely of original compositions, "Upper West Side Story" (Origin Records), won richly deserved critical accolades and considerable airplay,...
| Mar 31, 2013
Allison Klotz remembers the scene perfectly.
It's 1974, and she is in her family's driveway. She is about to depart California for Chicago, where North Park College and nursing school await. Her mother is taking pictures, her father is scrambling...