| May 28, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Fifth House Ensemble
South Shore Cultural Center
7059 S. South Shore Drive
Chicago Cultural Center - Preston Bradley Hall
78 E. Washington Street
| Feb 12, 2012
| 4:32 AM
A man who used a van as a battering ram to break into a garage, then knocked an off-duty police officer to the ground and kept driving was shot and fatally injured by the officer in the South Chicago neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 6:52 AM
With Metra's biggest-ever fare hikes taking effect today, some riders may be wondering, "What about that old 10-ride ticket I have in my wallet?"
Answer: Ten-ride tickets purchased before Nov. 12, 2011, are good for one year from the date of sale stamped...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 1:31 AM
The Chesterton Tribune reports: The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District's board of directors voted unanimously to raise fares 5 percent starting Feb. 15. The rate hike will generate about $800,000 in new revenue a year.
The fare increase...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Rogers Park saw three homicides in three days in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Two men, ages 26 and 27, were shot to death Monday in the 7600 block of North Sheridan Road, police said. Three days earlier, a 15-year-...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:44 PM
A gang member who admitted to taking part in a hunt for rivals that ended with a 10-year-old girl fatally shot in 2008 was sentenced today to 14 years in prison.
Joseph Chico, 27, was originally one of four people charged with first-degree murder in...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:38 PM
McKinley Park saw a double homicide Saturday, police said.
Two men, ages 17 and 20, were killed in an auto crash when one vehicle rammed another vehicle near the intersection of Western and Archer Avenues, police said. The Cook County Medical Examiner&...
| Jan 18, 2012
Give Me Some Sugah
2234 E. 71st St. - South Shore
PICKS: Potato Chip Cookies & Lime Bars
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Philanese Stokes was facing felony charges of credit card fraud and knew that a conviction could ruin her dream of becoming a massage therapist.
The 23-year-old resident of Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood had already run into trouble looking...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:31 AM
A 45-year-old man was shot when he ran from two robbers Sunday night on the South Side.
About 9:44 p.m., the man was walking on the 2100 block of East 79th Street in the city's South Shore neighborhood when two men started following him, said Chicago...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:05 PM
A fire extinguisher was used to injure two Chicago Police Department horses that were among about 30 let loose from their stalls during a break-in Sunday night at a stable in Chicago's South Shore community, police said.
A 20-year-old horse named J.R....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...