Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Man dies in trench collapse

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A city worker was fatally injured at about 1:10 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, after a trench that he was working in collapsed at Sauganash and Keeler avenues, according to

New church to open on Montrose Avenue

by BRIAN NADIG The nondenominational Storehouse Church is scheduled to open in March in the former home of the First Chicago Community of Christ, 5701 W. Montrose Ave. Founded in 2005 by

Lincolnwood Village Board of Trustees meeting Feb. 7

by SEAN KEENEHAN The Lincolnwood Village Board of Trustees at its meeting Feb. 7 approved an eligibility study for the re-designation of the Lincoln-Touhy redevelopment area but decided not to waive competitive

New location announced for Feb. 9 meeting on affordable, low-income housing project

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman John Arena (45th) has relocated the Feb. 9 community meeting on a proposal for a seven-story affordable and low-income housing project at Northwest Highway and Milwaukee Avenue. Plans

Man fatally struck by Metra train

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A Northwest Side man was fatally injured when a Metra train on the Union Pacific Northwest Line struck his vehicle as he attempted to cross past lowered crossing gates

Archdiocese places parishes in groupings in effort to make them more sustainable

by BRIAN NADIG The Archdiocese of Chicago is assigning parishes to groupings in which they will share personnel, ministries and programming as part of the “Renew My Church” initiative. Archbishop of Chicago