Ravenswood

Zachary Mcmahon, 44, and Melissa Mondie, 43, were found dead about 3:30 p.m. Monday.
The men were traveling in a car in the 1500 block of West Wilson Avenue when someone in a white van opened fire, Chicago police said.
The “Pollinator Habitat” was one of four sculptures commissioned for the new sculpture garden in Ravenswood’s industrial corridor.
‘It was so amazing’ making the film downtown and in Ravenswood, says young star Scarlett Estevez.
During last year’s pandemic shutdown, music lovers John Culver and his wife Kathy Tynus found a way to provide some income to bands while getting their music fix — by hosting small groups for backyard concerts.
“Have respect for yourself,” says a Chicagoan whose grandparents were born in slavery, but found a way to free herself from the grind of time. She turns 107 on Wednesday.
In partnership with the Chicago Housing Authority and others, Evergreen Real Estate Group nears the finish line on an $81 million project that needed a change in state law to proceed.
The teen was riding in a car when the driver got into an argument with someone driving a black BMW in the 4400 block of North Western Avenue Thursday morning.
The woman was at a gas station in the 5200 block of North Western Avenue around 2 a.m. when two people attacked her and stole her black Jeep.
Two people were safely released from a home Thursday after a man barricaded himself inside.
The gunfire came from someone inside another vehicle as the man drove on Lawrence Avenue.
He began following the girls at Wells Park, police say.
Richard Carter and the boy allegedly left Lawrence Hall, a group home run by the Illinois Department of Child and Family Services, before the attacks by a bridge near River Park on Nov. 28.
Both men were struck in their hands and taken to the hospital in good condition.
Police canceled her missing person alert Friday.
Interim Rector Stephen Applegate said he has no “pandemic handbook” to refer to when preaching to a congregation that’s not allowed to come to church.
Police canceled his alert Tuesday.
The city needs more lively neighborhoods. Restrictive zoning, de-conversion and teardowns mean gentrifying communities outside downtown tend to become less dense.
Stephanie Brooks was shot in the chest as she tried to close the door, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Police cancelled the alert about 10 a.m. Sunday, saying Sparks had been located.
Jacqueline Barholomay has been missing since Jan. 25 from the 2700 block of West Windsor Avenue, according to Chicago police.