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Logan Square's Yusho Restaurant Is Closing This Week

After six years in Logan Square, Saturday is Yusho's last day. [ more › ]

Another Woman In R. Kelly's Circle Speaks Out About Sexual Abuse Accusations

"It was like witnessing Stockholm Syndrome," the woman said in a lengthy Jezebel interview. [ more › ]

WFCW Block Club Gives Green Light For 4906 N. Clark Development

4906 N. Clark rendering (Axios Architects) Current view of 4906 N. Clark (Google) Winona Foster Carmen Winnemac Block Club (WFCW) has given their approval to a proposal that would bring residential to a vacant lot and autoshop at the...Show More Summary

Sheriff ID's Another Victim Of Infamous Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy

Victim 24 was James Byron Haakenson, who was just 16 years old when he left his Minnesota home in 1976. [ more › ]

Plans Emerge For Ambitious Riverside Development In River West

Since-deleted renderings and concept descriptions offer a glimpse at the possible future of the site, near Chicago and Halsted. [ more › ]

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams teams up with Right Bee Cider for new flavor, party

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, known for their inventive flavors and all-natural flavorings and dyes, has teamed up with Chicago’s Right Bee Cider to create an exclusive new sorbet flavor. The flavor, “Hard Cider Sorbet,” is a blend of crisp Granny Smith apples with fermented fizzy apples from Right...

Neighbors Approve Zoning Variance For Haymarket Books

800 W. Buena, the future home of Haymarket Books From Ald. Cappleman's latest email: "At the request of Buena Park Neighbors, Ald. Cappleman held a series of community meetings to discuss a special use zoning variance for the CenterShow More Summary

Petition Urges Record Label To Drop R. Kelly In Light Of Abuse Allegations

"We must not let habitual abusers float above justice simply because they are rich and famous." [ more › ]

Man Hit By CTA Train Car In The Loop Wednesday Morning In Critical Condition

A man was seriously injured after being hit by a CTA train car in the Loop Wednesday morning, according to authorities. [ more › ]

Photos: Massive Archive Of Vivian Maier Images Gifted To UChicago

It's the first time that photos by the posthumously renowned Chicago street photographer have gone to a research facility. [ more › ]

Watch Phish's Madison Square Garden concerts at aliveOne with themed cocktails

Can’t make it to New York City for Phish’s “Baker’s Dozen” lineup of shows at Madison Square Garden? aliveOne (2683 N. Halsted St., 773-348-9800) in Lincoln Park will livestream six of the 13 shows from July 21 to August 6, complete with Phish-themed cocktails. The cocktail schedule is as follows....

Do good with StandUp for Kids Chicago

What started as a small group of volunteers “making sandwiches in a Lakeview church basement” is now a 100 percent volunteer-operated help center for homeless youth in Chicago. Starting with the sandwiches in 2009, StandUp for Kids Chicago began assisting the city’s homeless and hungry kids and...

Get moving and rep your Big Ten school with the BTN Big 10K

Whether you went to a Big Ten university or not, chances are you have some allegiance to a school in the conference—or you know somebody who does. Even if you’re not repping your alma mater, the BTN Big 10K allows runners (and walkers) an opportunity to stretch their legs and raise money for Special...

Art Al Fresco

Just goes to show that art can be created anywhere, in any setting. A reader sent this photo and says,"So the other day I was walking toward the Red line CTA Stop on Wilson. I noticed this gentleman painting the small section of Clifton...Show More Summary

A Run The Jewels Pop-Up Is Coming To Emporium In Logan Square Next Month

Just in time for the hip-hop super-duo's Lollapalooza appearance. [ more › ]

Man Charged With Stealing High-End Bikes In The South Loop

Police have charged a man with stealing multiple high-end bicycles in the South Loop earlier this month. [ more › ]

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