Two men battered the driver in the face after he drove them for three to four hours on Sunday night, police said. [ more › ]
Scenes from Coco Champagne Lounge in River North on March 17.
In case you're not already a fan, The Budlong serves Nashville-style hot fried chicken, slathered in fiery sauce and topped with pickles. [ more › ]
UIC announced an investigation earlier this week, but similar flyers appeared again over the weekend. [ more › ]
From rare, deep-sea-dwelling creatures to fossil brains to meteorites, there are over 30 million specimens and artifacts tucked away on shelves, in bins and cabinets, glass jars, and acres of wooden drawers. They’re significant not only because of their number, but also because of the stories they tell. [ more › ]
"Today the signs may be different, they may not say ‘Irish need not apply,’ but by orders signed by the President of the United States they read ‘no refugees, no Muslims.'" [ more › ]
We've been posting for nearly three years about Ba Le's plans to open a dessert and drinks place at its original location at 5018 North Broadway, just across the parking lot from the current sandwich shop. They've done a beautiful rehab...Show More Summary
We've been waiting for this! The final set of train tracks are coming down on Broadway. Thank you to reader JF for capturing today's action. The tracks were built in 1907 and 1908, and their support pillars have obstructed the traffic...Show More Summary
A man asks a "distracting question" before throwing several punches to the victim's face. Then others in the group dig through pockets. [ more › ]
Two storefronts on Wilson between Dover & Beacon slated for a restaurant & retail We've admired this nice, vintage storefront that was home to Nigerian Kitchen for years, then vacant, rehabbed, and put on the market last August when we shared the listing. Show More Summary
Rather than putting a ton of effort into an outing and then just hitting one spot, why not extend the adventure? This week, we’re pairing the Garfield Park Conservatory with a nostalgic bowling alley. Soak up a little nature and then get the ball rolling. Main Attraction: Garfield Park Conservatory...
All proceeds benefit the National Parks Foundation, Sierra Club and Earthjustice. [ more › ]
The Evanston home where the iconic teen movie classic 16 Candles was filmed is back on the market, after sellers attempted to sell it last summer and delisted in in October. They're now asking $1.425 million for the 3,250 square-foot home, where Molly Ringwald's character lived with her family in the John Hughes film. [ more › ]
A police spokesman said they had to make sure all the funds were donated since the GoFundMe page was tied to the officer's personal checking account. [ more › ]
If you see some Orange-Line-trains-on-Brown Line-tracks weirdness this weekend, here's why. [ more › ]
We've got your weekend plans right here. [ more › ]
"Nail art, for those that are bold enough to wear it, is definitely custom personality." [ more › ]
Supt. Eddie Johnson took a long wish list for federal resources with him to Washington, D.C. [ more › ]
"A travesty. Kids left in deplorable conditions alone were playing cops and robbers." [ more › ]
Escape to Ronero for excellent cocktails and top service.