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Chrissie Hynde Unleashes on Chicago [Review]

Chrissie Hynde Unleashes on Chicago [Review]

On Nov. 12, Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders unleashed on Chicago at the historic Chicago Theater. The show proved Hynde’s longevity as an artist, showcasing much of her brand new 2014 record, all while giving her audience a perfect blend of Pretenders tunes. Her tour continues onward to Detroit this weekend, and after that, a […]

Chicago Man Killed, Four Others Hurt in Shootings Over Weekend

Chicago Man Killed, Four Others Hurt in Shootings Over Weekend

A Chicago man was killed and four others hurt in city shootings over the weekend. A teenager, aged 18, was shot to death and four other men were injured in five separate shootings across Chicago from Saturday night into Sunday morning, stated Illinois law enforcement. The teen was declared dead after he was shot at […]

Illinois Congressman Dies of Lung Cancer

Illinois Congressman Dies of Lung Cancer

Reports coming from Senator Mark Kirk’s chief of staff indicate that Illinois U.S. Representative Phil Crane has died in Virginia. The Illinois Congressman was 84-years-old and the reports says that his death was from lung cancer. The Congressman died at his daughters home Saturday night, surrounded by his family. Chicago suburbs in the far northwest […]

Nik Wallenda Completes Chicago Daredevil Walk

Nik Wallenda Completes Chicago Daredevil Walk

Nik Wallenda, the 35-year-old heir to the Flying Wallendas’ family business, completed another daredevil walk and conquered the Chicago Skyline in the process. The performer wowed Chicago and the global community with dual skyscraper crossings via a high-wire on Sunday, without the benefit of a harness or safety net. An audience of nearly 50,000 onlookers filled the […]

Freight Train Strikes SUV Kills Three in Vandalia Illinois

Freight Train Strikes SUV Kills Three in Vandalia Illinois

Just moments before the Vandalia, Illinois Halloween Parade was scheduled to begin; tragedy struck a family of five when a freight train collided with their SUV. The coroner confirmed that three of the family members, a woman, a boy and a girl died at the scene of the accident. The other two family members were […]

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