Police honor two men for their heroics; 16th District getting 10 more officers in March

by BRIAN NADIG The 16th (Jefferson Park) Police District Advisory Committee at its Feb. 15 meeting honored two residents for their heroic actions, and it was announced that the district is being

Local Crime from 16th District 2-14-18

A TEENAGER was arrested for allegedly attempting to steal a vehicle at about 6:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, in the 4400 block of North Mulligan Avenue, according to 16th (Jefferson Park) District

Local Crime from 17th District 2-10-18

SHOTS WERE fired at about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, in the 6200 block of North Kedvale Avenue, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police. A 40-year-old man reported that he was

Community Food to turn into upscale liquor store

by BRIAN NADIG The owner of Community Food and Liquor, 5530 N. Milwaukee Ave., is planning to convert the convenience store into an upscale liquor store with a wide variety of craft

Residents oppose 7-Eleven project

by BRIAN NADIG A 7-Eleven gas station and convenience store has been proposed for the former Byline Bank site at the northwest corner of Montrose and Austin avenues. Most of the dozen

Comments may doom J.B. Pritzker’s candidacy

by RUSS STEWART Thank goodness for that old curmudgeon, Emil Jones. The former Illinois Senate President has just put the word "uppity" back into the political lexicon. And he has probably put