Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sheffield Closed 6/17-7/3

Starting Monday, June 17th and through Wednesday, July 3rd Sheffield will be closed from Webster to Fullerton, for the reconstruction of the Sheffield water main. The closure will be from 7:00am to 4:00pm, daily, and will not include weekends. One lane will be left open for emergency traffic, while the 37 CTA Bus will be [...]

Editorial: An independent set of eyes

In the cold light of day, the 2008 contract between the city of Chicago and Chicago Parking Meters LLC looks a lot like a $1.2 billion payday loan. That’s the apt observation of freshman Ald. Ameya Pawar, 47th, as the City Council prepares to vote on a renegotiated deal meant to undo some of the [...]

Public Safety Alert

On June 3, 2013 AT 8:55A.M. A student reported an armed robbery. The student was walking westbound on Webster Ave. on June 2, 2013 at 10:15p.m. When he was approached by three males who showed a gun, and took the victims book bag, wallet, and phone. The offenders fled south on Kenmore. The victim was [...]