Seven children were among those displaced by the "extensive" West Side blaze. [ more › ]
The Humboldt Park soda fountain's customizable cocktails are delightfully balanced
Jezniah Smith was the first cycling fatality of 2017. [ more › ]
Police are still looking for three other gunmen in the attack. [ more › ]
Chicago's Puerto Rican community celebrated the news Tuesday evening in Humboldt Park and elsewhere. [ more › ]
The driver has not been cited as of Thursday morning. [ more › ]
"One Day at a Time" star Justina Machado sure knows how to throw a party. Machado, a Northwest Side native who attended Lane Tech College Prep, recapped her 1987 quinceañera to New York magazine in a story posted online last week. "One Day at a Time," a Netflix series that premiered Friday, features...
An 18,000 square-foot climbing gym is coming to Humboldt Park. [ more › ]
Armed robbers held up and sexually assaulted a 23-year-old woman in Humboldt Park early Wednesday morning while she was sitting in a car. [ more › ]
Armed robber shot. No cops injured: Police shot a person after responding to a call of a robbery Sunday night in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood, police said.It happened in the 1000 block of North Cicero Avenue, according to [...]...Show More Summary
Lin-Manuel Miranda speaks about his childhood in Puerto Rico, his recent visit to Humboldt Park and answers an audience question in these moments from "Lin-Manuel Miranda in Conversation with Chris Jones" at the Civic Opera House Sept. 23.
Lin Manuel-Miranda speaks about his childhood in Puerto Rico, his recent visit to Humboldt Park and answers an audience question in these moments from "Lin-Manuel Miranda in Conversation with Chris Jones" at the Civic Opera House Sept. 23.
A convoluted story to say the least: It's uncommon for police officers to witness a killing, but Friday night, Chicago police say, gang unit officers watched a fatal shooting unfold on the streets of Humboldt Park.Before it was over, officers intervened and fired shots. Show More Summary
When a couple in Chicago purchased this early 20th century home in the city’s Humboldt Park neighborhood, they knew their kitchen needed a major overhaul. They decided to turn back the clock when moving forward with modern upgrades, enlisting the help of designer Larry Lambert to rework the kitchen’s layout and update the space with a nostalgic blast from the past...
Absurd goof? Real moral concern dressed up as such? Whatever the case, our city's fair park is caught in between. [ more › ]
(Image credit: Kristan Lieb) Name: Laura Hebden Location: Humboldt Park — Chicago, Illinois Size: 1,600 square feet Years lived in: Rented 2 years Laura Hebden is the brains behind Maven Collection. For years she's traveled around the world looking for artisan textiles to sell in her shop and, as you can see, put in her apartment. READ MORE »
Published this week at Chicago is a look into Sandra Cisneros’s early life in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood in the 1960s and 70s, along with the reasons why she left the city, a snub by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and excerpts from her most recent prose poem “Notes of a Native Daughter.” In the poem, Cisneros […]
Police vaguely noted that the woman who was attacked was "engaging in high risk activities" when she encountered the assailant and that he might be targeting others engaging in similar behavior. [ more › ]
Cops are okay : A Chicago police officer shot and seriously wounded a person who allegedly pointed a gun at him Sunday evening near the Puerto Rican festival at Humboldt Park.The incident occurred around 9 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Washtenaw Avenue near the border of Logan Square and Humboldt Park neighborhoods, according to police. Show More Summary
Beware people who look like Bon Iver and thirst for artisanal coffee! [ more › ]