Avondale news

10 Things to do this Weekend

VIEW. It's the season to play ball. Kick it off by catching "BEYOND BASEBALL: THE LIFE OF ROBERTO CLEMENTE," a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit opening at the Puerto Rican Arts Alliance. more

over 3 years ago | Crains | Permalink

Pick-A-Side: Which Beauty Company Would You Rather Purchase Products From?

Whether you're shopping for skin care, hair products or makeup, there are countless brands to choose from. Which beauty brand do you prefer to shop for?more

over 3 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

2 Teens Shot On South Side

Two male teens were shot Saturday evening in the Avondale Park neighborhood in what police describe as a gang-related incident. more

over 3 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Animal advocates howl over Emanuel’s ouster of Animal Care chief

Animal rights advocates are yelping about Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s surprise ouster of Chicago’s director of Animal Care and Control — and warning that the change could result in more dogs and cats being euthanized. Hannah Arbizzani, director of the Illinois Animal Welfare Networkers, said... more

over 3 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Controversy builds over Avondale's Sachs building

A plan to turn a landmark building into an urban arts colony is meeting opposition from some neighborhood groups and residents. They'd hoped the space would become a new social service hub.

over 7 years ago | Jessica Pupovac

Cops say bomb suspect carried sword

This afternoon's bomb scare at Addison and Eddy began about 3:30 p.m. when officers saw a man walking down the street wearing camouflage and carrying a sword, according to police.

almost 8 years ago | Geoff Dougherty

Man attacked on way home from bar

$180 stolen

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Teenager shot to death on Logan Square street

Shooter yelled gang slogan before firing

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Chase Bank robbed

Gunman flees with $5,870

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Stepfather charged in Avondale killing

Man slept with dead body, say prosecutors

over 8 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Woman slain, stuffed in garbage bag

Man arrested in Northwest Side case

over 8 years ago | Geoff Wallin


Avondale woman found slain in home

over 8 years ago | Geoff Wallin