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Taxi business, lack of crosswalks discussed

by BRIAN NADIG The lack of crosswalks on Lawrence Avenue and changes to the area’s taxi industry were discussed at the June 8 meeting of the Mayfair Civic Association. There have been

Meeting held on pedestrian safety issues

by BRIAN NADIG The Hitch School Local School Council held a special meeting on June 8 to discuss pedestrian safety concerns near both the school and the Gladstone Park Metra Station. Alderman

Home invasion in Norwood Park stopped after children inside the house call police

A home invasion in Norwood Park was stopped at about 11 a.m. Thursday, June 15, when three girls inside the home in the 6800 block of West Hobart Avenue locked themselves in

Local Crime from 16th District 6-14-17

TWO MEN were arrested at about 2:10 a.m. Tuesday, June 6, in connection with allegedly spray-painting graffiti on buildings in the 5400 block of West Montrose Avenue, according to 16th (Jefferson Park)

Does ‘weather change’ equal ‘climate change?’

BY RUSS STEWART The near-universal presumption of global warming is based on the premise that "weather change" foreshadows "climate change," and that our planet faces a crisis of "catastrophic" proportions unless we

Residents receptive to animal hospital proposal

by BRIAN NADIG A proposal for an animal hospital received a warmer reception than a planned self-storage facility at the June 7 meeting of the 41st Ward Zoning Advisory Committee. The owner