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5 Great Hole-in-the-Wall Joints in Chicago
We’ll be exploring 5 great hole-in-the-wall joints in Chicago that are sure to tantalize your taste buds. These eateries are real gems, known for their delicious fare and unique charm. Welcome to the Windy City, where hidden culinary treasures await you. Among these fantastic finds, we’ve introduced you to...
One in Custody Following Drive-By Shooting in Villa Park, No Injuries Reported
Villa Park, IL – A drive-by shooting in the Villa Park area led to the swift apprehension of a suspect, according to the Villa Park Police Department. The incident, which took place between Tuesday and Wednesday near Oakland and Kolberg, involved a suspect shooting at a moving vehicle. The...
Tom Skilling on what an El Niño winter means for Chicago
WGN-TV Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling joins Lisa Dent to give this week’s weather forecast, and tells us whether the below-normal temps are here to stay. Also, Tom discusses how an El Niño winter could impact the Chicagoland area.
Couple charged after allegedly using kids to steal nearly 1K in merchandise from Oak Brook Macy’s
OAK BROOK, Ill. — A Macy’s in Oak Brook was once again the target of theft, with Du Page County prosecutors saying Wednesday that the latest incident involved a Chicago-area couple allegedly enlisting their kids to commit the crime. Angelo Almaraz, 26, of Chicago, and his girlfriend Thalia Morales, 32, of Hammond are both charged […]
The 10 Best Thrift Stores in Chicago
Chicago is known for its vibrant culture, architecture, and food scenes. However, what some may not realize is that the […]
Unidentified Woman's Body Found Dumped in Chicago Suburb, Homicide Suspected
A shocking crime unfolds in a Chicago suburb as an unidentified woman's body is found dumped on the side of the road, wrapped in a plastic bag. Police are working tirelessly to uncover leads, with the victim believed to be a homicide case.
Newly released video shows broad daylight shooting in Avondale: Chicago police
Months after a bystander was wounded in an Avondale shooting, Chicago police have released surveillance video and images in the hopes of catching those responsible. It happened near Belmont and Central Park Avenues.
14 Best Waterfront Restaurants in Chicago
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Chicago’s waterfront dining as we unveil the city’s most captivating culinary gems. With a skyline that mirrors the grandeur of the Great Lakes, Chicago’s best waterfront restaurants offer not just a meal but an experience. Join us on a journey along Lake Michigan’s shorelines and riverbanks, where the fusion of gourmet cuisine and breathtaking views creates an unforgettable tapestry. From elegant riverside bistros to lakeside retreats, each venue captures the spirit of the city while providing a feast for the senses. Discover the perfect blend of gastronomy and ambiance as we guide you through the Best Waterfront Restaurants in Chicago, where every bite is accompanied by a panoramic vista of this vibrant metropolis.
Hines acquires 1.1 million-square-foot industrial campus in Chicago
Hines, the global real estate investment, development, and property manager, announced it has acquired the Chicago Prime Portfolio, a two-building, 1.1 million-square-foot industrial campus located at 4700/4800 Proviso Drive and 5000 Proviso Drive in Melrose Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. The portfolio is 100% leased to three logistics tenants who have all occupied their spaces for approximately 20 years.
EXCLUSIVE: 16-year-old shot during Logan Square shooting speaks
William Jones, 16, is healing after the mass shooting at Logan Square this past Summer. “I got shot in my arms, both my legs and my side,” William said.
Venezuela Migrants Caught Stealing in Chicago Suburbs
Disturbing Trend: Venezuelan Migrants Arrested in DuPage County Shoplifting Spree. **DuPage County, Ill. —** In a series of alarming incidents over the past week, five Venezuelan migrants have been arrested and charged in separate shoplifting cases, shedding light on what authorities are calling a disturbing trend in the western suburbs. The arrests occurred at two popular retail locations, Kohl's in Elmhurst and Oakbrook Center, with both incidents unfolding during the busy holiday weekend.
Men charged with CTA robberies are sent home because prosecutors didn’t ask judges to detain them
CHICAGO — If you ride the CTA, you’ve undoubtedly heard the recorded message that warns ne’er do wells that crimes committed on Chicago’s transit system will be “prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”. In reality, that does not appear to be the case....
Subway announces footlong cookies, and they are giving them out free in some places Monday
On Monday, the chain will put the cookies on the menu in four restaurants across the country.
Police arrest man who robbed mail carrier
Forest Park police arrested a 23-year-old man who robbed a mail carrier on the 1000 block of Beloit Avenue Thursday afternoon. The robbery came three days after another mail carrier was robbed only one block south, near Field-Stevenson school. The incident led the Forest Park Police Department to team up with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service investigators to set up surveillance in the area. Three suspects have been taken into custody for interviews.
4 shot, 1 fatally, in Homan Square
CHICAGO - A man was killed and three women were wounded in a mass shooting Wednesday night in Chicago's Homan Square neighborhood. The victims were arguing with someone they knew on the sidewalk around 8:33 p.m. when they pulled out a handgun and started shooting in the 3600 block of West Flournoy Street, police said.
Chicago Police Release Surveillance Video of Avondale Shooting, Seek Public's Help in Identifying Suspects
• Chicago police have released surveillance video and images of a shooting that occurred in Avondale. • The shooting took place on September 16 near Belmont and Central Park Avenues during Chicago's Mexican Independence Day Parade.
Burbank Tragedy: Fatal Gunfire Claims Man’s Life, Another Injured
Burbank, Illinois — A somber scene unfolded Tuesday evening when Burbank police were called to a residence on State Road at approximately 7:30 p.m. Upon arrival, officers reportedly encountered a critical situation with a man entering the house shortly before multiple gunshots were heard. Inside, two men were found with gunshot wounds. One man was swiftly transported to Christ Hospital, where he is currently receiving treatment. Another man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Busted: Video Shows Illinois Dog Trying to Free His Friends
You can't blame a dog for trying. A security camera showed a dog in Illinois get busted when he tried to bust his friends out of their cages to play. It would appear that Charlie is an escape artist. His owners who are apparently from Chicago, Illinois based on the video description caught Charlie in the act. After he escaped from his daytime cage, his owners watched him try to bust his friends out, too. Watch closely for the look on Charlie's face when he realizes he's been caught in the act.
Jesse Watters Claims Black People Are ‘Being Replaced’ By Migrants Who Are ‘Having a Lot of Children’
Jesse Watters claimed Black Chicagoans are being “replaced” by Hispanic migrants in part because the latter have more babies. Chicago officials approved the construction of a complex in Brighton Park that will house between 500 and 2,000 migrants. Construction began this week, but residents are protesting. Mayor Brandon...
Santa’s Rails: The CTA Holiday Train Is Back For Its 32nd Year
Entering its 32nd year of operation, the beloved CTA Holiday Train is back, bringing holiday cheer throughout Chicago’s neighborhoods. As the train travels from station to station, Santa will wave to riders from his sleigh alongside his reindeer and decorated…