Category Archives: Jefferson Park

Arrest made in shooting

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A man has been charged in connection with the shooting of a 17-year-old teenager that occurred at about 4:55 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in the parking lot of TCF

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

Agreement calls for Arena, zoning official to support application for Northwest Hwy site

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman John Arena (45th) has agreed to support an application for a zoning change which would allow construction of a five-story storage warehouse and an unspecified residential development on

Housing project sparks demonstration in front of Ald. Arena’s office

by BRIAN NADIG About 140 demonstrators most of them against a proposed seven-story, mixed-income housing project at 5150 N. Northwest Highway, stood outside Alderman John Arena’s office, 4754 N. Milwaukee Ave., on

Shooting reported near Higgins & Linder in Jefferson Park

A male teenager was shot in the neck during an incident at about 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, near Higgins and Linder avenues, according to Chicago police. He was transported to Lutheran

Lawrence Ave. redevelopment moving forward after nearly 15 years of delays

by BRIAN NADIG The Chicago Plan Commission at its Feb. 16 meeting unanimously approved a proposal to redevelop vacant lots at Lawrence and Laramie avenues following 15 years of delays. The City