You may remember a carjacking spree that started in Uptown in December 2013. Rockie Douglas of Beach Park, Illinois. allegedly encountered a middle-aged woman at Irving Park and Broadway and took her minivan. The next day he was confronted...Show More Summary
Spend this weekend enjoying local art in one of Chicago's coolest neighborhoods! Andersonville Arts Weekend will feature 90+ artists in 40+ local businesses, and the beautiful fall weather is the perfect excuse to get out and experience it all. [ more › ]
An advocacy campaign to help New York City street vendors is promoting a national study designed to boost the cause. But opponents of vendors could use the report against them. The 52-page... To view the full story, click the title link.
A man was shot by Huntington Park police Tuesday evening in Maywood, authorities said. Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives were en route to the site of the shooting at 54th Street and Maywood Avenue, sheriff’s Deputy Jeffrey A. Gordon said. The shooting did not involve sheriff’s deputies,...
Opening October 23rd, Nasty Baby is a new film centered on a Brooklyn couple, Freddy (Sebastian Silva) and his boyfriend Mo (Tunde Adebimpe), who are trying to have a baby with the help of their best friend, Polly (Kristen Wiig). The...Show More Summary
Crain’s 2015 edition of the area’s largest benefits consulting firms shows the same 20 as last year’s version. But the identity of this group is soon to change, as companies are... To view the full story, click the title link.
Richard Romanoff, owner of the Bronx meat distributor Nebraskaland, decided to give Health Republic Insurance a shot when it debuted in 2014. The price was right—the lowest quote—and... To view the full story, click the title link.
Taylor Wesley Very proud to read about another great Dunwoody Homecoming Queen! 43rd annual Dunwoody Home Tour is today from 9:30 to 3 pm.Food Truck Thursday is hosted by your new Dunwoody City Councilwoman, Ms. Pam Tallmadge and she...Show More Summary
Where in Uptown can you find this carved granite baseball? Bonus points: What is its signficance?
Suit alleges non-English speakers seeking food stamps are not getting interpreters as required.
FIELD HOCKEY | Claire Eller’s goal 10 minutes improves enough as Bulldogs run winning streak to nine with 1-0 victory.
A shotgun loaded with beanbags but capable of firing lethal rounds went missing from a patrol car in Compton over the weekend, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help to find it. A deputy put the gun into the trunk of the car about 9 p.m. Friday at the Compton...
Los Angeles County supervisors emerged from a closed session Tuesday and announced that they had voted to appoint interim county Chief Executive Sachi Hamai to the position permanently. The county has been without a permanent CEO for nearly a year, since former CEO William T Fujioka retired in...
A legislative panel has recommended that Democrat Rep. Frank Mautino serve as the new state auditor general, who oversees how tax dollars are spent. The Legislative Audit Commission on Tuesday voted 11-1 in favor of Mautino of Spring Valley, the former co-chair of the panel. The matter now goes...
A 56-year-old woman sentenced to federal custody in 2012 for her role in what prosecutors called an international baby-selling ring was sentenced Tuesday to 10 months in custody for running an unlicensed puppy mill. Carla Chambers violated the terms of her probation by running the puppy mill out...
Disney is considering variable pricing (kind of like Uber), a baby penguin named Eagle and more end of day links. [ more › ]
A woman captured on video last year being punched repeatedly by a California highway patrol officer on the 10 Freeway was arrested Tuesday and taken in for a mental health evaluation after she wandered into traffic on the same stretch of roadway, CHP officials said. Marlene Pinnock, who received...
D.C. mayor Muriel Bowser announced her support on Tuesday for the $6.4 billion takeover of Pepco by Chicago-based energy company Exelon Corp.
I'm a 34-year-old male and I've been dating a woman on and off for the past eight months (she's 27, though I'm not sure that matters much to the story). I really care about this person, and she opened up a serious can of worms recently when she opened up my sketchbook/journal one morning when I went to work. Show More Summary
Van Kane offers up an informed look at the five finalists in NASA’s current cost-capped Discovery mission selection process. These are: • DAVINCI (Deep Atmosphere Venus Investigation of Noble gases, Chemistry, and Imaging) proposal to drop an instrumented probe into Venus’ atmosphere. Show More Summary