While he was still in college in the late 1970s, Edward Beaudion dressed up as a vampire to bring a little ghoulish cheer to kids at a local orphanage. The Northwest Side man was finishing up his degree at Loyola University, thrilled to start teaching elementary kids at St. Andrew School in Lakeview in the
Detroit’s Metro Airport now has two pads of grass for dogs to do their business on — that cost $75,000
Detroit may be broke, dogs may be on the loose in neighborhoods filled with abandoned houses, but somehow, there was a cool $75,000 available to build two indoor toilet for dogs at the city’s Metro Airport.
Police are asking the public for help to find a woman who went missing Sunday from the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood. Deborah Carson, 51, is missing from the 200 block of East 45th Street, Area Central detectives said in a missing person alert. She may be in need of medical attention and may need medications,
A Maywood man was ordered held on $950,000 bond for a hit-and-run crash Sunday night that left a 66-year-old woman dead in the West Side Austin neighborhood. Maurice McDowell, 32, has been charged with three felonies — one count each of aggravated DUI causing injury or death, leaving the scene of the accident causing injury
(JOLIET) A shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy Monday near southwest suburban Joliet appears to be gang-related, sheriff’s police said Wednesday. Robert J. Garcia, 16, was shot about 1:40 p.m. outside a home in the 400 block of Algonquin Street in unincorporated Joliet, authorities said. The teen was standing with his friends in the driveway
Add the name of Kevin Kline to the long list of phenomenal filmmakers, actors and actresses who have been honored with the Chicago International Film Festival’s Career Achievement Award. The Oscar winner will be presented with the prestigious award at the festival’s summer gala, Saturday, June 28 at the Four Seasons Hotel — a key
CTA Brown Line trains were temporarily disrupted when the Wells Street Bridge was lifted Wednesday afternoon. Trains are resuming normal service after the bridge lift, according to the CTA. The bridge lift is part of the Department of Transportation’s bridge renewal project.
(SKOKIE) No foul play is suspected in the death of a woman who drowned Monday morning in the hot tub of a condominium complex in north suburban Skokie. Officers responded about 6:50 a.m. to a pool at a private building in the 9600 block of Woods Drive, Skokie police said. Mary Siegan, 60, was taken
A man was shot Wednesday morning in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. The shooting happened at 11:50 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Morgan Street, police News Affairs Officer Janel Sedevic said. The 18-year-old man was shot in the back and taken in serious condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn,
A woman is facing several charges in connection with a crash that injured two Chicago Police officers Sunday night in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood. Makeeba Gates, 20, was charged Wednesday with one felony count of leaving the scene of an accident, and cited for driving on a suspended license, operating a motor vehicle