| May 20, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Neighbors of Chicago’s Indian Boundary Park vowed to rebuild early Sunday evening after an extra-alarm blaze severely damaged the park’s landmark fieldhouse.
Firefighters were called about 12:06 p.m. Sunday to the fieldhouse, located in...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Chicago Park Districtofficials said they believe the historic field house at Indian Boundary Park, which was severely damaged in a Sunday fire, can be repaired.
Park district officials toured the site Monday to survey the damage and discuss how to...
| May 25, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Dive teams found a body in Lake Michigan as they searched this morning for a freshman at St. Scholastica Academy who disappeared while swimming with two other students Thursday afternoon in Rogers Park.
Lexie Adu, 15, whose family immigrated from Ghana...
| May 27, 2012
| 6:36 AM
More than two dozen people were shot across the city between late Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning.
One died and several others are in critical condition in shootings that left a total of 25 people injured, according to police. A 6-year-old...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:43 AM
A man was shot to death in the Lawndale neighborhood this evening, just a few minutes after another man was shot and wounded in the West Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said.
A man was shot in the chest in the 1500 block of South Spaulding Avenue...
| May 29, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Metra trains were delayed more than two hours on the Union Pacific North Line after a person was struck and killed by a train near the Ravenswood stop on the North Side this afternoon, officials said.
The person was hit and killed about 4:30 p.m. by...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 4:31 AM
A 30-year-old man described as “nice” and “quiet” died tonight after being shot in the face in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
The shooting happened at 7:32 p.m. and the man died at the scene on the 5400 block of South Wolcott...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:21 PM
A 15-year-old high school freshman was robbed on Halloween outside his West Rogers Park school by three guys wearing masks who made off with his iPod, according to police and the boy’s mother.
“He was so scared,’’ according to...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:22 PM
GOSHEN – Repairs to a Goshen park pavilion damaged in a spring arson will take longer than expected.
The Rogers Park Pavilion was heavily damaged by fire back in March.
Two Goshen men have been arrested in the case.
The fire caused more damage to...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:56 AM
An 84-year-old woman was struck and killed by a minivan as she crossed a street in the West Rogers Park neighborhood, authorities said.
The pedestrian was identified as Ilchwa Abraham, of the 6700 block of North California Avenue, according to the Cook...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre, which operates in the No Exit Cafe in Rogers Park, said Tuesday it will stage Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Aspects of Love" as part of its 2012-13 season. Fred Anzevino's production will open March 11.
The ambitious musical...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:24 PM
When St. Scholastica Academy closed its doors in June, there was at least one comforting prospect for the rising seniors.
They could return to the legendary all-girls Catholic school on Chicago’s North Side and make their mark as the last group...