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Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving Park Music School

Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving Park Music School

More details emerged Thursday about the traumatic moments inside an Old Irving Park music school, where a police officer and a teenage boy were wounded in a gun battle. Read full article: Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving ...→

Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving Park Music School

Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving Park Music School

More details emerged Thursday about the traumatic moments inside an Old Irving Park music school, where a police officer and a teenage boy were wounded in a gun battle. Read full article: Witnesses Describe Horror At Old Irving ...→

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Plans for a Park N Ride and a school bus facility in Lake Elmo are dead — for now. The Lake Elmo City Council voted on Jan. 21 to deny changes in the required permits, which had the effect of… Read full article: Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, S...→

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

Hopewell Music School needed to raise $50,000 by midnight Tuesday to stay open, and they succeeded. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Raised $5...→

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

For the first time, we heard Monday from a teenager who rushed to help a trapped worker after a truck slammed into a Starbucks in McHenry. Read full article: Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At...→

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

In early December 2019, two teachers at an Orland Park school were struck in a hit-and-run crash while leaving a staff holiday party. One was killed; another was inured. A retired priest was later charged with a DUI and leaving the scene. Read full article: St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash...→

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

OAKLAND PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - No one was injured after a school bus caught fire in Oakland Park. Cellphone video showed heavy flames and smoke... Read full article: School bus catches fire in Oakland Park;...→

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

He lost control of his car and slid into another car driven by a 38-year-old woman, who was stopped at a red light, police said. Read full article: 2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In O...→

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

A light pole came crashing to the ground Thursday afternoon near a school in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Read full article: Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School...→

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

The lockdown comes hours after a man was bitten in the buttocks by a coyote in Streeterville Wednesday night. A few hours before that, a child also was bitten in Lincoln Park. Read full article: Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Linc...→

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Princess Miranda was last seen Dec. 18 in the 3600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving P...→

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

The tragedy represents the 29th cyclist killed in New York City this year—the highest total since 2000. Read full article: Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near...→

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Felix Lopez was last seen Thursday in the 4200 block of North Keystone Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park...→

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They are hoping for a holiday miracle at Turtle Bay Music School.... Students played at the last recital of the Saturday Music Project at Turtle Bay Music School. Read full article: Turtle Bay Music School on brink of clos...→

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Eric Kruger faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent "progressively inappropriate text messages" to a minor over several months. Read full article: Employee from an Orland Park high school...→

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — Survivors of a powerful volcanic eruption in New Zealand ran into the sea to escape the scalding steam and ash and emerged covered in burns, say those who first … Read full article: 6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpe...→

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

In each case, the suspect approached a victim, pulled out a knife and demanded the victim’s wallet, according to a community alert from Chicago police. Read full article: Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving ...→

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

He was arrested at the scene Tuesday and later charged with first-degree murder. Read full article: Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabb...→

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

The adult male was found laying on the sidewalk with stab wounds to his stomach, police said. Read full article: Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by sch Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

The CPS Office of Student Protections is investigating claims that a student had sex in Detroit, social media is involved and that Gordon knew about it. Read full article: Lincoln Park high school basketball coac...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

Steele Indian School Park

Everything you need to know before you go.... Lil Wayne, Cardi B, and more will take over Steele Indian School Park on St. Patrick's Day weekend. Read full article: Steele Indian School Park...→

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

The School District of Philadelphia says Alexander McClure Elementary School will be closed on Friday and Monday. Read full article: Alexander McClure Elementary School In H...→

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

Police on Sunday were warning the public of a string of garage burglaries in the Old Irving Park neighborhood. Read full article: 3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irvi...→

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Students at Wilson Middle School are working hard to rehearse for their upcoming Christmas shows, but it’s a bittersweet effort because they could be their last. Read full article: Beloved After-School Music Program Faces...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate text messages” over several months to a minor who is not a student of the school, Orland Park police said in a… Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Several stolen items of the guitar hero’s life have been found after a November theft at the school run by his family. But a vintage guitar remained missing. Read full article: Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbour...→

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

Four students and one adult have contracted the disease in recent weeks, according to school officials. Read full article: 5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oa...→

6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpers Describe Horror

A New Zealand jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder in the death of 22-year-old British backpacker Grace Millane. Millane died last December on her birthday after meeting the man through the dating app Tinder, going out for drinks wit Read full article: 6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpe...→

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

A pickup was driving northwest on Chicago Avenue about 5 p.m. when it blew through a red light at Stony Island Avenue and hit a southbound taxi and school bus, Chicago police said. Read full article: 4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash in...→

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

A one of a kind music school in north Minneapolis is looking to the public to help keep its doors open. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Looks To ...→

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

A person is in custody after a man was found stabbed to death Tuesday in Irving Park on the Northwest Side. About 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the 3700 block of North Sacramento Avenue, and found Jasinto Ortiz, 38, lying on the ground, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was pronounced dead at the scene…. Read full article: Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Susp...→

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

A beast of a pothole lurks on Irving Park Road just east of the three-way intersection with Lincoln and Damen avenues, and it has been growing for months. Read full article: Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by school officials Tuesday. “Because we have had multiple cases of pertussis in recent weeks, our buildings and ground staff… Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

The 46-year-old was punched in the face on an outbound train near the Montrose station, police said. Read full article: Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving P...→

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School was on lockdown Thursday morning following multiple coyote attacks and sightings in the area. Read full article: Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Ami...→

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

The contest, for classical singers, pianists and other instrumentalists, is scheduled for Feb. 18 Read full article: How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s h...→

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

A school bus full of kids struck and killed a bicyclist in Central Park Wednesday morning, authorities said, adding to this year’s grim death toll for bike deaths in the city. The bus, which was carrying 14 kids, struck a 50-year-old man just before 8 a.m. on the 96th Street Transverse. None of the kids were injured, but the cyclist… Read full article: Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full...→

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Multiple students at a south suburban high school were disciplined after getting into a physical altercation that school officials believe may have been sparked by a “culturally insensitive” video airdropped to multiple students. Read full article: Students at High School Tinley Park Disc...→

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

School's Out Fun days at Falcon Park Recreation Center provide activities and games on days off school following the Community Consolidated School District 15 calendar. Read full article: Palatine Park District presents programs...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate t Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Fourteen people are believed dead after New Zealand's White Island volcano erupted this week Read full article: Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand'...→

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

The active shooter situation and standoff that took to the streets of Jersey City prompting school lockdowns as well as police and residents to take cover and ultimately claiming the life of an officer and multiple others was a scene straight out of the Wild Wild West according to witnesses George Porch described being told by police to Read full article: ‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Act...→

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Plans for a Park N Ride and a school bus facility in Lake Elmo are dead — for now. The Lake Elmo City Council voted on Jan. 21 to deny changes in the required permits, which had the effect of… Read full article: Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, S...→

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

A pickup was driving northwest on Chicago Avenue about 5 p.m. when it blew through a red light at Stony Island Avenue and hit a southbound taxi and school bus, Chicago police said. Read full article: 4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash in...→

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

For the first time, we heard Monday from a teenager who rushed to help a trapped worker after a truck slammed into a Starbucks in McHenry. Read full article: Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At...→

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

A person is in custody after a man was found stabbed to death Tuesday in Irving Park on the Northwest Side. About 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the 3700 block of North Sacramento Avenue, and found Jasinto Ortiz, 38, lying on the ground, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was pronounced dead at the scene…. Read full article: Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Susp...→

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

The adult male was found laying on the sidewalk with stab wounds to his stomach, police said. Read full article: Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park...→

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

OAKLAND PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - No one was injured after a school bus caught fire in Oakland Park. Cellphone video showed heavy flames and smoke... Read full article: School bus catches fire in Oakland Park;...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by school officials Tuesday. “Because we have had multiple cases of pertussis in recent weeks, our buildings and ground staff… Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

A light pole came crashing to the ground Thursday afternoon near a school in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Read full article: Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School...→

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School was on lockdown Thursday morning following multiple coyote attacks and sightings in the area. Read full article: Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Ami...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

The School District of Philadelphia says Alexander McClure Elementary School will be closed on Friday and Monday. Read full article: Alexander McClure Elementary School In H...→

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

The tragedy represents the 29th cyclist killed in New York City this year—the highest total since 2000. Read full article: Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near...→

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

Police on Sunday were warning the public of a string of garage burglaries in the Old Irving Park neighborhood. Read full article: 3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irvi...→

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They are hoping for a holiday miracle at Turtle Bay Music School.... Students played at the last recital of the Saturday Music Project at Turtle Bay Music School. Read full article: Turtle Bay Music School on brink of clos...→

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

School's Out Fun days at Falcon Park Recreation Center provide activities and games on days off school following the Community Consolidated School District 15 calendar. Read full article: Palatine Park District presents programs...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate text messages” over several months to a minor who is not a student of the school, Orland Park police said in a… Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Eric Kruger faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent "progressively inappropriate text messages" to a minor over several months. Read full article: Employee from an Orland Park high school...→

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Fourteen people are believed dead after New Zealand's White Island volcano erupted this week Read full article: Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand'...→

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

Four students and one adult have contracted the disease in recent weeks, according to school officials. Read full article: 5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oa...→

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

In each case, the suspect approached a victim, pulled out a knife and demanded the victim’s wallet, according to a community alert from Chicago police. Read full article: Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving ...→

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

Hopewell Music School needed to raise $50,000 by midnight Tuesday to stay open, and they succeeded. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Raised $5...→

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

A one of a kind music school in north Minneapolis is looking to the public to help keep its doors open. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Looks To ...→

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

He was arrested at the scene Tuesday and later charged with first-degree murder. Read full article: Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabb...→

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

In early December 2019, two teachers at an Orland Park school were struck in a hit-and-run crash while leaving a staff holiday party. One was killed; another was inured. A retired priest was later charged with a DUI and leaving the scene. Read full article: St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash...→

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

A beast of a pothole lurks on Irving Park Road just east of the three-way intersection with Lincoln and Damen avenues, and it has been growing for months. Read full article: Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by sch Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

He lost control of his car and slid into another car driven by a 38-year-old woman, who was stopped at a red light, police said. Read full article: 2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In O...→

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

The 46-year-old was punched in the face on an outbound train near the Montrose station, police said. Read full article: Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving P...→

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

The CPS Office of Student Protections is investigating claims that a student had sex in Detroit, social media is involved and that Gordon knew about it. Read full article: Lincoln Park high school basketball coac...→

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

The lockdown comes hours after a man was bitten in the buttocks by a coyote in Streeterville Wednesday night. A few hours before that, a child also was bitten in Lincoln Park. Read full article: Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Linc...→

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

The contest, for classical singers, pianists and other instrumentalists, is scheduled for Feb. 18 Read full article: How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s h...→

Steele Indian School Park

Everything you need to know before you go.... Lil Wayne, Cardi B, and more will take over Steele Indian School Park on St. Patrick's Day weekend. Read full article: Steele Indian School Park...→

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Princess Miranda was last seen Dec. 18 in the 3600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving P...→

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

A school bus full of kids struck and killed a bicyclist in Central Park Wednesday morning, authorities said, adding to this year’s grim death toll for bike deaths in the city. The bus, which was carrying 14 kids, struck a 50-year-old man just before 8 a.m. on the 96th Street Transverse. None of the kids were injured, but the cyclist… Read full article: Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full...→

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Felix Lopez was last seen Thursday in the 4200 block of North Keystone Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park...→

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Multiple students at a south suburban high school were disciplined after getting into a physical altercation that school officials believe may have been sparked by a “culturally insensitive” video airdropped to multiple students. Read full article: Students at High School Tinley Park Disc...→

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Students at Wilson Middle School are working hard to rehearse for their upcoming Christmas shows, but it’s a bittersweet effort because they could be their last. Read full article: Beloved After-School Music Program Faces...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate t Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Several stolen items of the guitar hero’s life have been found after a November theft at the school run by his family. But a vintage guitar remained missing. Read full article: Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbour...→

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — Survivors of a powerful volcanic eruption in New Zealand ran into the sea to escape the scalding steam and ash and emerged covered in burns, say those who first … Read full article: 6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpe...→

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

The active shooter situation and standoff that took to the streets of Jersey City prompting school lockdowns as well as police and residents to take cover and ultimately claiming the life of an officer and multiple others was a scene straight out of the Wild Wild West according to witnesses George Porch described being told by police to Read full article: ‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Act...→

6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpers Describe Horror

A New Zealand jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder in the death of 22-year-old British backpacker Grace Millane. Millane died last December on her birthday after meeting the man through the dating app Tinder, going out for drinks wit Read full article: 6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpe...→

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, Stillwater school bus facility

Plans for a Park N Ride and a school bus facility in Lake Elmo are dead — for now. The Lake Elmo City Council voted on Jan. 21 to deny changes in the required permits, which had the effect of… Read full article: Lake Elmo kills plans for Park N Ride, S...→

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving Park, North Park

In each case, the suspect approached a victim, pulled out a knife and demanded the victim’s wallet, according to a community alert from Chicago police. Read full article: Knife-wielding robber strikes in Irving ...→

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash involving school bus

A pickup was driving northwest on Chicago Avenue about 5 p.m. when it blew through a red light at Stony Island Avenue and hit a southbound taxi and school bus, Chicago police said. Read full article: 4 adults injured in Avalon Park crash in...→

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

North Minneapolis Music School Raised $50,000 To Stay Open

Hopewell Music School needed to raise $50,000 by midnight Tuesday to stay open, and they succeeded. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Raised $5...→

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

North Minneapolis Music School Looks To Community For Help To Keep Doors Open

A one of a kind music school in north Minneapolis is looking to the public to help keep its doors open. Read full article: North Minneapolis Music School Looks To ...→

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At McHenry Starbucks

For the first time, we heard Monday from a teenager who rushed to help a trapped worker after a truck slammed into a Starbucks in McHenry. Read full article: Witnesses Describe Horror Of Accident At...→

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabbing

He was arrested at the scene Tuesday and later charged with first-degree murder. Read full article: Murder charge filed in Irving Park stabb...→

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Suspect in Custody

A person is in custody after a man was found stabbed to death Tuesday in Irving Park on the Northwest Side. About 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the 3700 block of North Sacramento Avenue, and found Jasinto Ortiz, 38, lying on the ground, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was pronounced dead at the scene…. Read full article: Man Fatally Stabbed in Irving Park; Susp...→

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash: Two teachers at Orland Park school hit after leaving holiday party

In early December 2019, two teachers at an Orland Park school were struck in a hit-and-run crash while leaving a staff holiday party. One was killed; another was inured. A retired priest was later charged with a DUI and leaving the scene. Read full article: St. Michael School DUI/hit-and-run crash...→

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park, suspect in custody: police

The adult male was found laying on the sidewalk with stab wounds to his stomach, police said. Read full article: Man found fatally stabbed in Irving Park...→

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago

A beast of a pothole lurks on Irving Park Road just east of the three-way intersection with Lincoln and Damen avenues, and it has been growing for months. Read full article: Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was...→

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

School bus catches fire in Oakland Park; no injuries

OAKLAND PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - No one was injured after a school bus caught fire in Oakland Park. Cellphone video showed heavy flames and smoke... Read full article: School bus catches fire in Oakland Park;...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by sch Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak Park and River Forest High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School in west suburban Oak Park has reported six cases of whooping cough since November. Families were notified of a sixth confirmed diagnosis of the disease, also known as pertussis, in a message sent by school officials Tuesday. “Because we have had multiple cases of pertussis in recent weeks, our buildings and ground staff… Read full article: 6 Cases of Whooping Cough Reported Oak P...→

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In Old Irving Park

He lost control of his car and slid into another car driven by a 38-year-old woman, who was stopped at a red light, police said. Read full article: 2 Children Hospitalized After Crash In O...→

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving Park

The 46-year-old was punched in the face on an outbound train near the Montrose station, police said. Read full article: Man punched on Blue Line in Old Irving P...→

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park

A light pole came crashing to the ground Thursday afternoon near a school in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Read full article: Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School...→

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

Lincoln Park high school basketball coach Pat Gordon suspended by CPS

The CPS Office of Student Protections is investigating claims that a student had sex in Detroit, social media is involved and that Gordon knew about it. Read full article: Lincoln Park high school basketball coac...→

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Amid Search for Coyote After Attacks

Lincoln Park High School was on lockdown Thursday morning following multiple coyote attacks and sightings in the area. Read full article: Lincoln Park High School on Lockdown Ami...→

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Lincoln Park High School

The lockdown comes hours after a man was bitten in the buttocks by a coyote in Streeterville Wednesday night. A few hours before that, a child also was bitten in Lincoln Park. Read full article: Coyote sighting prompts lockdown of Linc...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s high school music contest

The contest, for classical singers, pianists and other instrumentalists, is scheduled for Feb. 18 Read full article: How to enter Rotary Club of Murrieta’s h...→

Steele Indian School Park

Everything you need to know before you go.... Lil Wayne, Cardi B, and more will take over Steele Indian School Park on St. Patrick's Day weekend. Read full article: Steele Indian School Park...→

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving Park

Princess Miranda was last seen Dec. 18 in the 3600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Girl, 16, reported missing from Irving P...→

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

Alexander McClure Elementary School In Hunting Park Shutting Down Due To Asbestos Concerns

The School District of Philadelphia says Alexander McClure Elementary School will be closed on Friday and Monday. Read full article: Alexander McClure Elementary School In H...→

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full of Kids in Central Park

A school bus full of kids struck and killed a bicyclist in Central Park Wednesday morning, authorities said, adding to this year’s grim death toll for bike deaths in the city. The bus, which was carrying 14 kids, struck a 50-year-old man just before 8 a.m. on the 96th Street Transverse. None of the kids were injured, but the cyclist… Read full article: Bicyclist Hit, Killed by School Bus Full...→

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near Central Park

The tragedy represents the 29th cyclist killed in New York City this year—the highest total since 2000. Read full article: Cyclist Killed By School Bus Driver Near...→

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park

Felix Lopez was last seen Thursday in the 4200 block of North Keystone Avenue, Chicago police said. Read full article: Boy, 14, missing from Old Irving Park...→

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irving Park

Police on Sunday were warning the public of a string of garage burglaries in the Old Irving Park neighborhood. Read full article: 3 Garage Burglaries Reported In Old Irvi...→

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Students at High School Tinley Park Disciplined After Fight Breaks Out Over Racist Video

Multiple students at a south suburban high school were disciplined after getting into a physical altercation that school officials believe may have been sparked by a “culturally insensitive” video airdropped to multiple students. Read full article: Students at High School Tinley Park Disc...→

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

Turtle Bay Music School on brink of closing as students hope for a miracle

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — They are hoping for a holiday miracle at Turtle Bay Music School.... Students played at the last recital of the Saturday Music Project at Turtle Bay Music School. Read full article: Turtle Bay Music School on brink of clos...→

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Beloved After-School Music Program Faces Final Curtain Call In Pasadena After More Than 30 Years

Students at Wilson Middle School are working hard to rehearse for their upcoming Christmas shows, but it’s a bittersweet effort because they could be their last. Read full article: Beloved After-School Music Program Faces...→

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

Palatine Park District presents programs for days off school in January and February

School's Out Fun days at Falcon Park Recreation Center provide activities and games on days off school following the Community Consolidated School District 15 calendar. Read full article: Palatine Park District presents programs...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate text messages” over several months to a minor who is not a student of the school, Orland Park police said in a… Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Employee at Orland Park High School Charged With Inappropriate Conduct With Child

An Oak Forest man who worked at Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been charged with inappropriate contact with a child. Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate t Read full article: Employee at Orland Park High School Char...→

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Employee from an Orland Park high school charged with inappropriate contact with child

Eric Kruger faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent "progressively inappropriate text messages" to a minor over several months. Read full article: Employee from an Orland Park high school...→

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbourne’s late guitarist Randy Rhoads burns bright at California music school

Several stolen items of the guitar hero’s life have been found after a November theft at the school run by his family. But a vintage guitar remained missing. Read full article: Despite theft, the memory of Ozzy Osbour...→

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand's silent eruption

Fourteen people are believed dead after New Zealand's White Island volcano erupted this week Read full article: Rescuers describe horror of New Zealand'...→

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpers describe horror

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — Survivors of a powerful volcanic eruption in New Zealand ran into the sea to escape the scalding steam and ash and emerged covered in burns, say those who first … Read full article: 6 dead from New Zealand volcano as helpe...→

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oak Park and River Forest High School

Four students and one adult have contracted the disease in recent weeks, according to school officials. Read full article: 5 cases of whooping cough reported at Oa...→

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Active NJ Shooter Situation

The active shooter situation and standoff that took to the streets of Jersey City prompting school lockdowns as well as police and residents to take cover and ultimately claiming the life of an officer and multiple others was a scene straight out of the Wild Wild West according to witnesses George Porch described being told by police to Read full article: ‘Wild Wild West’: Witnesses Describe Act...→

6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpers Describe Horror

A New Zealand jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder in the death of 22-year-old British backpacker Grace Millane. Millane died last December on her birthday after meeting the man through the dating app Tinder, going out for drinks wit Read full article: 6 Dead from New Zealand Volcano as Helpe...→