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Local Crime from 16th District 7-19-17

EMPLOYEES and witnesses reported that a man robbed the U.S. Bank, 3515 W. Irving Park Road, at about 1:45 p.m. Monday, July 10, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police. A witness

Harwood Heights Plan Commission reccomends Fuller’s Car Wash on former Elliott’s site

by KEVIN GROSS A proposal to build a Fuller’s Car Wash on the site of former Elliott’s Dairy at 4800 N. Nagle Ave., underwent design changes aimed to address residents concerns over

Students who pass AP exams at Taft High School increases

by BRIAN NADIG As more students take Advanced Placement exams at Taft High School, the percentage of students passing the tests has increased. "Over the last 3 years, we’ve asked our kids

Commission goes against wishes of Ald. Napolitano and approves 297-unit plan

by BRIAN NADIG The Chicago Plan Commission at its July 20 meeting went against the wishes of Alderman Anthony Napolitano (41st) and approved a proposed 297-unit apartment complex near Higgins and Cumberland

Aldermen say property tax bills reflecting 10% tax hike necessary

by Agnes Connolly The second installment of property tax bills that are due Aug. 1 and feature a 10 percent tax increase in Chicago are necessary, according to representatives for some local

Home features life-size playhouse

by BRIAN NADIG Tucked in the basement of a mid-century modern home in Sauganash at 6282 N. Kolmar Ave. is a life-size, custom-built playhouse that entertained the Hohmeier children while they were