Category: Norwood Park

Veteran officer criticizes mayor, superintendent for their handling of police suicides; ‘Officers are defeated and depressed,’ he says

by BRIAN NADIG A 27-year police veteran is criticizing  Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Police Superintendent David Brown their handling of police suicides. Three Chicago officers have committed suicide in 2021, including two deaths during...

Teen robbed near Norwood Park School

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A 16-year-old teenager reported that he was robbed at about 6:50 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, on a basketball court near Norwood Park School, 5900 N. Nina Ave., according to 16th (Jefferson...

New hockey rink opens in Norwood Park

by KEVIN GROSS About 200 residents, two former Chicago Blackhawks players and city officials celebrated the opening of a new roller hockey rink at Norwood Park, 5801 N. Natoma Ave., at a ribbon-cutting ceremony...