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by Allan Appel | Jun 17, 2013 8:18 am | Comments (4)
Their wards overlap. They can practically signal to each other from their houses, which are not more than five blocks apart. Their issues overlap too: public safety, jobs, and youth opportunities.
So the three first-term Democrat aldermen—West River’s Tyisha Walker, Dwight’s Frank Douglass, and Beaver Hills’ Evette Hamilton—decided to join hands Friday afternoon to announce the kick-off of their reelection campaigns. As a team.
by Paul Bass | Apr 3, 2013 4:57 pm | Comments (31)
NRA instructor Eugene Kenny would have joined his fellow gun-rights supporters at the state Capitol Wednesday—if he hadn’t accidentally shot himself in the foot.
by Staff | Mar 9, 2013 8:59 pm
It felt like spring Saturday, but one hearty snow leprechaun was holding on to his bearings on Ellsworth Avenue.
by Staff | Mar 1, 2013 9:12 am | Comments (5)
A reader sent in this photo of a snow sculpture still standing strong on Ellsworth Avenue Thursday as much of Nemo’s powder faded into memory.
by Parker Collins | Feb 20, 2013 3:06 pm
A city planner came to Beaver Hills and Edgewood neighbors with a pitch—help us imagine how the whole city should look
by Staff | Feb 1, 2013 4:20 pm | Comments (2)
Police are looking for two men accused in a violent robbery outside Goodfellas Restaurant on State Street that left a 60-year-old woman with a head injury.
by Staff | Jan 28, 2013 1:37 pm
Someone shot out the window of a school bus with kids inside.
by Paul Bass | Nov 7, 2012 1:44 pm | Comments (1)
It probably started with a blow torch, then spread along the vines, surmised Steven.
by Paul Bass | Oct 31, 2012 3:44 pm | Comments (1)
Nobody ever wounded Marquis Smith when he served his country in Iraq. Someone did successfully aim at him on Mischief Night—and the Army vet may never see out of his left eye again.
by Thomas MacMillan | Oct 19, 2012 4:56 pm
After a fire tore through an Edgewood Park pavilion, a city building official determined that the bulk of it is salvageable—but part of it will have come down.