Theatre Y to Stage MEDEA, 5/7-6/1
Theatre Y presents Euripides' Medea, freely adapted by poet Robinson Jeffers at Theatre Y, 2649 N. Francisco Ave. in Chicago, May 7-June 1, 2014.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Red Eye Chicago
35 shot in 36-hour span
Over the span of 36 hours from Friday afternoon into early Sunday morning , at least 35 people were shot, four fatally, in Chicago.
Quilt shows homicide victims' names, 'You can see the hurt'
Lindsay Evans' eyes gravitated to the lower end of the 4-foot-by-6-foot piece of fabric, where the names were so abundant in some neighborhoods that they were stitched on top of each other in a barely legible confluence of Chicago's violence.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Red Eye Chicago
Is Chicago the Bermuda Triangle of stolen band gear?
On any given night, a Chicagoan has dozens of opportunities to hear live musicians perform.
Streets Blog Chicago
Chicago Building Four Miles of Protected Bike Lanes This Year
CDOT will install a buffered bike lane on Harrison Street through this asphalt monstrosity built for the Congress Parkway interchange expansion.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Real Progressives Rising after Illinois Dem March Primary
First, Will Guzzardi's 60% victory showed how a grassroots, movement based campaign can defeat the state and Cook country Democratic machines.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Five ice cream shops to help feed your summer fever
While Chicagoans feel like they're trapped in an endless winter, you can't help dreaming about warmer days.
Coming Attractions: Details on Osteria Langhe, Officially Coming to the Brand BBQ Space
Logan Square eaters have officially lost Brand BBQ but are gaining a concept that ownership calls "the first of its kind in Chicago."
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Marni Pyke Acting RTA chief aims for policy over politics
A powerful state panel is wondering if the agency even needs to exist. The RTA has drawn a growing number of critics, including the state's inspector general, lawmakers, plus officials from Metra, Pace and the CTA.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, March 21-23
Bell's Firkin Friday Rockwood Tap House , 3131 Finley Rd., Downers Grove, IL 630-964-3131 Firkin Friday featuring Bell's Hopslam .
Victories few for Preckwinkle on Election Night: Mihalopoulos
Election Night was a great night for political types who call themselves progressives, but not so much for the politician many of them want to run against Mayor Rahm Emanuel next year.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Will Guzzardi beats back machine-backed Toni Berrios in 39th Illinois House race
Former journalist and Ivy-Leaguer, Will Guzzardi , 26, beat 6-term incumbent Maria "Toni" Berrios for legislative control of the 39th district.
Court orders city, suburbs keep to keep 5 polling sites open late
Chicago election officials won a court order Tuesday to keep polls at three precincts open for an extra hour after some sites opened up to three hours late.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
Chicago: Sunday's LSD Crisis Highlighted Value of Chicago's Diverse Tranpo Network
Cars are diverted down the LaSalle on-ramp around 4:30 p.m. Photo: Michelle Stenzel, Bike Walk Lincoln Park Yesterday's nine-hour standoff between police and an alleged murderer, which shut down North Lake Shore Drive and created Carmageddon on nearby surface streets, highlighted why Chicago is fortunate to have multiple transportation options.
Second CHIKARA Show Added in Chicago Due to Overwhelming Demand
Second CHIKARA Show Added in Chicago Due to Overwhelming Demand Posted by Larry Csonka on 03.17.2014 Expansion pack... Our 6.21.14 event in Chicago sold out in just 12 days - so we're adding another! CHIKARA is back at last! When we announced our 2014 tour would take us to Chicago, we had no idea the fervor this would unleash - the event completely ... (more)