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Coming Soon: New Apartments on Broadway

Photo courtesy of Quest Realty Group While most of the new development in Uptown has been occurring in the 46th Ward, there is a new apartment building under construction in the 5100 block of North Broadway in the 48th Ward. Formerly...Show More Summary

How Marian Hossa's 'Retirement' Makes Even Blackhawks Fans Irate With The NHL

It looks like the beloved forward's career is ending. But don't expect a proper retirement soon, because the league couldn't stand to be outsmarted. [ more › ]

Man & Woman Dead On Chicago Skyway In Apparent Murder-Suicide Shooting

The Chicago Skyway heading to Indiana was shut down early Wednesday after a man and a woman were found fatally shot near an expressway tollbooth. [ more › ]

Rauner Gives Short 'Unity' Sales Pitch That Almost No One Buys

Addressing an empty room in Springfield's Old State Capitol, the governor opened by referencing Abraham Lincoln's famous "house divided" speech. His critics were not impressed. [ more › ]

Interview: Rascal Flatts' Jay DeMarcus talks Country LakeShake and Portillo's

In 2009, Rascal Flatts made history as the first country music group to play at Wrigley Field. The group, composed of Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney, is now returning to Chicago to help headline Country LakeShake on Northerly Island, Chicago’s biggest weekend of country music. We chatted...

Get moving: Ease into cycling with Flywheel

The world of cycling classes can be a scary one to enter. The bikes have many knobs and buttons, the seat is uncomfortable and awkward and your legs move so quickly you fear they may fly off the pedals. For an easier intro than attempting to infiltrate the cult of SoulCycle, take a stab—and a spin—at...

[Graphic] Dashcam Video Of Philando Castile Fatal Shooting Released

"Sir, I have to tell you that I do have a firearm on me," Castile is heard saying seconds before he is shot. [ more › ]

Photos: Inside The Historic, Restored Uptown Mansion With A $1.5M Asking Price

A sprawling historic mansion in Uptown's Sheridan Park neighborhood is on the market for just under $1.5 million. [ more › ]

Close A Major Lakefront Entry Point In Streeterville Overnight? Alderman Urges Yes

The call comes after a high-profile fatal shooting in the area over the weekend. But is this an overreaction? [ more › ]

Man Critically Injured In Chainsaw Attack In Arlington Heights

Police say the men knew each other and were fighting over a woman. [ more › ]

Man Accused Of Murdering 3-Year-Old In Little Village

Eduardo Aleman, 26, has been charged with first-degree murder and is expected to be arraigned in bond court Tuesday. [ more › ]

Pilsen's Iconic Casa Aztlan Murals Are Painted Over Ahead Of Apartment Conversion

"It's a big loss," said one prominent Pilsen organizer. The decades-old mural, which featured portraits of key Hispanic figures, was a visual link to the neighborhood's deep activist roots. [ more › ]

Chicago's Pokémon GO Fest Has Some Of The Hottest Tickets In Town

Pokémon GO is celebrating its one year anniversary with a massive event in Chicago's Grant Park this July. [ more › ]

Police Car Vandalized With 'Pig' & Other Insults In Jefferson Park

A vandal wrote "Pig," "I'm a thief" and other insults in spray paint on a police car last week in Jefferson Park on the Far Northwest Side. [ more › ]

Drink this: Black Manhattan at The Hive at Honey’s

Like George Clooney, cocktails get better with age. So at around 135 years old (earliest printed mention is 1882, though some cocktail historians believe the drink was invented in 1870 at the Manhattan Club of New York City), the Manhattan, traditionally made with whiskey, sweet vermouth and bitters,...

5 must-see comedy shows in Chicago this week

Plenty of stand-up, a quartet of New Yorkers and a musical are things giving us the giggles in this week's Chicago comedy scene. Thursday, June 22 Rat Pack Comedy: My Kind of LaughThe Holiday Club4000 N. Sheridan Road 773-348-9600Chicago comedian and writer Kelsie Huff headlines this free stand-up...

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