A man has been charged in the awful case of a 14-year-old girl who authorities say was locked in a room and sexually assaulted by several men in Humboldt Park. [ more › ]
A 30-year-old man is accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl before she was blindfolded and sexually assaulted by several other men in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, prosecutors said Saturday.
Once again, the media failing in their job to inform : Chicago Police are warning West Side residents after a series of armed robberies carried out by groups of teenagers earlier this month in East Garfield Park and Humboldt Park.Teens...Show More Summary
Jaime Chavez lived in a Humboldt Park apartment for three years, but when the building changed hands, the new owners had an eye toward renovating in the newly hip neighborhood, so he had to move. Six months later, Chavez said, he's watching the same thing unfold at his new place a couple of blocks...
A very strange-looking sandbar at Big Lagoon in Humboldt Lagoons State Park on California's north coast. A geologist walks INTO a bar. She may get hammered, vulcanized, laminated, stoned, cemented, bombed, or petrified. And all her drinks will be on the rocks... Show More Summary
Grabbing a table at the cafe on a summer evening will transport you far from the concrete and traffic of the city. [ more › ]
Someone shot a man in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood just before 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to police.
On July 4th, Amari Brown ended a day of holiday celebrations at his grandmother’s house with some fireworks in Chicago’s Humboldt Park. But Brown ended up as a statistic — one of nine dead and 53 injured in a spate of violence over the weekend. Show More Summary
Amari Brown So very sad. His gangbanger “father” is not co-operating with police over the murder of his son. 7-year-old Amari Brown fatally shot while celebrating 4th of July in Humboldt Park 3 killed, 27 wounded over eight hours in Chicago, including boy, 7 7-year-old killed among Fourth of July fatalities Eight Dead, 41 Wounded […]
A potentially gang-related shooting marred an otherwise successful Puerto Rican Festival and Parade Saturday afternoon in Humboldt Park. [ more › ]
Once again, our annual call to discontinue what turns out to be a vehicle for mayhem and bloodshed : An 18-year-old was fatally shot in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood in what has been a violent weekend in the neighborhood despite festivals and parades. Show More Summary
Humboldt Park was the scene of a particularly violent weekend with three shootings on Saturday, including one fatality. [ more › ]
A shooting is caught on camera, after the Puerto Rican People’s Day Parade in the Humboldt Park Neighborhood. The Shooting happened around 6:30pm in the 2600 block of West Division. Crowds were still gathered there after the parade. Police say
Humboldt Park is the latest battleground in the local fight against the emerald ash borer, a pesky insect that is feeding on the region's ash trees and spreading rapidly. [ more › ]
The manmade beach and lagoon at Humboldt Park will not open this year, Park District officials confirmed Wednesday after weeks of speculation. But this isn't the end for the popular spot. [ more › ]
The Humboldt Park Beach will remained closed this season, to the dismay of many who live in the neighborhood, but it could reopen as early as next summer after improvements are made, Chicago Park District officials said Wednesday night. For weeks, online and in person, Humboldt Park residents have protested the closure of the beach. Show More Summary
Active families can explore Northern California’s Redwood Empire on a new six-day excursion offered by Backroads. Bike and hike among the redwoods in national and state parks, kayak in Humboldt Lagoons State Park and discover the charming town of Ferndale.
Saul Bellow Way is a one-block stretch of West Augusta Boulevard in Humboldt Park, running from Rockwell to Washtenaw, and named, of course, for the Chicago writer, who would have been 100 on June 10. He died in 2005 and received this honorary street seven years later, after his adopted neighborhood,...
A 44-unit apartment building overlooking Humboldt Park has become the epicenter of a complicated fight over the city's gentrifying West Side neighborhood. [ more › ]
Fans of Humboldt Park's now-empty lagoon are gearing up for a fight with the Park District to save it and its surrounding beach—with beach gear. [ more › ]