| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Paul Wilson and Yeefah Thurman
Art + Science Salon locations:
1971 N Halsted Street
811 Church Street
1552 N. Milwaukee Avenue
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| Oct 13, 2011
| 8:09 AM
For a program lacking defensive playmakers, it was a huge get.
Northwestern has secured a verbal commitment from Traveon Henry, a three-star safety from Ft. Lauderdale who also reportedly held offers from Florida State, Boston College, Illinois,...
| May 12, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Lauren Grey is, in all aspects of her life, a woman. Her driver’s license reflects that, as does her name, her Social Security information and her appearance.
Still, her Illinois birth certificate says she’s a man.
She has requested that...
| May 18, 2011
| 5:58 PM
A cab driver who was found shot in the head after his taxi rolled into a parked vehicle earlier this week died this afternoon in an Evanston hospital, officials said.
The driver, Leodis Blackburn, of the 5900 block of West Iowa Street, was pronounced...
| May 19, 2011
| 8:03 PM
At least 10 people were wounded and one man killed in shootings this afternoon and evening across the city, Chicago police said.
One man was killed and another critically injured in a shooting around 1:50 p.m. on the 3000 block of North California Avenue...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Skokie teenager Steven Bibbs and Dashaun Davy of Evanston were good friends until Bibbs stabbed Davy to death on an Evanston street two years ago, prosecutors said today during opening statements in Bibbs’ murder trial.
“Steven Bibbs killed...
| Nov 6, 2011
When you turned back by one hour your clocks, watches, microwaves and thermostats this morning, most of the nation did the same. It wasn't always so simple.
In fact, for decades, the fight over "fast time," "summer time," "Wilson time," "war time,"...
| May 20, 2011
| 3:21 PM
The last time his family saw Omar Estrada, he was headed to a North Side park to meet a girl.
“He said, ‘I’ll be back soon,’ ” said his stepfather, Luis Gutierrez.
Hours later the family learned the 18-year-old had been...
| May 23, 2011
| 1:39 PM
Acting on an anonymous tip, Evanston police have arrested a 19-year-old Chicago man who has been charged in the shooting death of a cab driver.
Darien Marquez-Connerly is accused of shooting cabbie Leodis Blackburn in the head before 2 a.m. on May 15,...
| May 29, 2011
| 7:11 PM
The worst of the heavy thunderstorms have left the Chicago area, but the rain they left behind is resulting in flood warnings throughout northern Illinois.
A flood warning remains in effect for northern Cook, southern Lake, Lee, DuPage, DeKalb,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 7:01 PM
An Evanston man selling his iPad on Craigslist got more than he bargained for.
Police say Sean Thomas answered the ad but brought along a knife instead of money.
The two were supposed to meet Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Noyes Street, but it got...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:07 AM
A 30-year-old man was killed early this morning in a hit-and-run accident in the Ravenswood neighborhood, police said.
The incident happened about 1:30 a.m. at an alley in the 2400 block of West Foster Avenue, according to police.
Decolbie Esco, of...