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Local Crime from 17th District 6-17-17

A WOMAN reported that she was sexually assaulted at about 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, in the 3400 block of West Irving Park Road, according to 17th (Albany Park) District police. The

Legislators discuss plan for elected school board

by AGNES CONNOLLY Local legislators discussed bills that were recently approved by the Illinois House and the Illinois Senate that would create an elected Chicago Public Schools board instead of an appointed

Local Crime from 16th District 6-21-17

TWO MEN were arrested for allegedly breaking into a home in the 6800 block of West Hobart Avenue at about 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 15, while three girls were hiding inside, according

Arena’s political aim may shift in county clerk race

BY RUSS STEWART This column contains some good news and some bad news about Alderman John Arena (45th). But more on that later. The good news is that Arena is likely not

Details released on cameras

by BRIAN NADIG A proposal to install red light cameras at the intersection of Foster Avenue and Northwest Highway and at Milwaukee and Central avenues would be part of a plan to

Piano on sidewalk intended to get people’s attention at 6 Corners

by BRIAN NADIG A baby grand piano has been installed on a sidewalk in the 4000 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in the Six Corners shopping district for passers-by to play. The