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Community News: Two Community Gardens

The Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council sponsors two community gardens in the Back of the Yards, one located at 5004 S Paulina, and one located at 4622 S Paulina. The gardens were established during the summer of 2009 by the BYNC staff, representatives from the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener program, and 59 youth from the community, continue reading »

Pilsen - 12th District Most Wanted Fugitives

The following fugitives are wanted by the Chicago Police Department, anyone with information regarding these individuals should call 911 or the Wanted Tipline beneath the photos.

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Tax Incentives for Historic Preservation

With the largest National Register Historic District in the state, the community of Pilsen has great potential to beautify its historically significant housing stock by taking advantage of the tax incentives offered. continue reading »

Little Village - 10th District Most Wanted Fugitives

The following fugitives are wanted by the Chicago Police Department, anyone with information regarding these individuals should call 911 or the Wanted Tipline beneath the… continue reading »

14th District Most Wanted Fugitives

The following fugitives are wanted by the Chicago Police Department, Anyone with information regarding these individuals should call 911 or the Wanted Tipline beneath the photo.… continue reading »

Gage Park - 8th District Most Wanted Fugitives

The following fugitives are wanted by Chicago Police Department, District 8-Chicago Lawn  Anyone with information regarding these individuals should call 911 or the… continue reading »

Most Wanted: 9th District Fugitives

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Victoria Beer Makes Its Exclusive Debut in Chicago

Victoria Beer Makes Its Exclusive Debut in Chicago

Mexico's best-kept secret and one of its finest beers, Victoria, will make its long awaited official debut in the U.S. this month. Crown Imports, U.S. importer of the premium portfolio of international beer brands, announced today the highly-anticipated U.S. arrival of popular Mexican beer... continue reading »

Crime: 33-year-old Man Shot in Back of the Yards

Friday night a 33-year-old man was shot while walking on Chicago's Southwest Side in the Back of the Yards neighborhood at about 9:10 p.m. continue reading »

Crime: Teen Shot in Back of the Yards

A 16-year old teen was shot and wounded on his lower leg while walking through the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the 5100 block of Wood Street at 3:57 p.m. continue reading »

West Humboldt Park Death Results in Lawsuit Against City

A friend of the family of a 55-year-old man who was killed in his West Humboldt Park sweet shop last year is suing the city for taking too long to respond to the 911 call that could have saved his life, according to a lawsuit filed today. continue reading »

Humboldt Park Pair Charged with Child Abuse

Humboldt Park Pair Charged with Child Abuse

A woman and a man from Humboldt Park were charged Thursday after the woman’s 3-year-old girl suffered belt whipmarks and a broken arm when she was being disciplined more than a week ago, police said. continue reading »

Humboldt Park Bird Habitats Make for Great Bird Watching

Eric Gyllenhaal listened carefully.

“I think I hear a catbird,” he said. He mimicked the song, which at one point included a “meow.”

Me, I just heard a siren, and… continue reading »

Man Seriously Wounded in Humboldt Park Shooting

A 48-year-old man was in serious condition this morning after he was shot in the back in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, police said. continue reading »

CTA Bus Crashes Humboldt Park School

Twelve people were injured -- two critically -- when a CTA bus which a witness said was trying to avoid an SUV crashed into a school building in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood Monday afternoon. continue reading »