by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 22, 2014 7:16 am | Comments (1)
When U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro arrived at Park Ridge Apartments at 40 Austin St.Tuesday afternoon, she met a packed room of nearly 200 with the gusto and ease of someone who wins elections, and knows that every interaction counts.
by Staff | Oct 16, 2014 9:35 am
If you were waiting for the Pond Lilly Dam to be removed from the West River, you’ll have to wait a little longer.
by Staff | Aug 8, 2014 2:09 pm | Comments (1)
Officers found a trove of crack and a loaded 9mm handgun after responding to a domestic dispute on Valley Street Thursday afternoon.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 14, 2014 11:30 am | Comments (25)
Twenty-nine teachers are leaving Lincoln-Bassett and MicroSociety schools—some voluntarily, some not—to make way for slated overhauls of low-performing schools. Where will they go next?
by Thomas MacMillan | May 19, 2014 11:44 am | Comments (5)
Richard Furlow has five separate neighborhoods to represent; he promised to do so “independently.”
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 17, 2014 12:00 pm | Comments (8)
A dam built in the 1770s, a relic from a bygone age of industry, lies behind a Walgreens on Whalley Avenue—but not for much longer.
by Staff | Apr 8, 2014 11:18 am | Comments (11)
(Updated 1:48 p.m. with Russell comment.) Queue up yet another special election: Angela Russell has resigned from the Board of Alders.
by Melissa Bailey | Mar 31, 2014 7:04 am | Comments (6)
A small West Hills school plans to replace half of its staff, re-brand as an “author’s academy,” and get more help for traumatized kids, as part of an upcoming new “turnaround.”
by Paul Bass | Nov 15, 2013 3:12 pm | Comments (16)
A last-minute limo ride to the polls on Election Day has potentially landed a West Hills drug- and alcohol-treatment center in trouble with two state agencies.
by Staff | Oct 30, 2013 12:23 pm | Comments (3)
That’s all the money I have, the disabled man pleaded. The armed robbers demanded his medications—then tied the man up, naked.