BRT comments Due Friday, Walgreen Employees take down robber, Smash and grabs around Pritzker, Historic Fashion, UVNA and WPC celebrate, Christy Webber and the Cubs, Special ComEd Ambassadors, New development and more!

Community responds to Bus Rapid Transit on Ashland public meetings: Friday last day to submit your comments

We have possibly hurt ourselves by talking about this project [Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) on Ashland] for too long," said Peter Skosey, Executive Vice President of the Metropolitan Planning Council on WTTW's "Chicago Tonight,

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Robbery attempt foiled by Walgreens employees in East Humboldt Park

Two Walgreens employees aided in the arrest of attempted robber Benjamin Strong in the store at 2440 W. North Ave. early Saturday morning.

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Smash and grabs in parked cars around Pritzker School reminder to leave nothing in your car

A rash of smash and grab thefts in cars parked around Pritzker School, 2009 W. Schiller St. at drop off and pick up times have been occurring.

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Community Alert: 12th District Burlaries

So far this month, there have been multiple incidents where an offender forces open side/rear windows and doors to apartments and takes property.

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A must see for fashionestas and antique fashion devotees -- Fashions from the Collection of Tetiana Reynarowych -- Ukrainian National Museum

Tetiana Reynarowych had passion for all things Ukrainian and believed that it was important to honor and perpetuate knowledge of and use of traditional regional designs. At the same time she had an interest in and passion for American fashion.

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Holiday cheer for UVNA at Rainbo Club with 2nd Ward Alderman Fioretti

Ukrainian Village Neighborhood Association (UVNA) members enjoyed socializing at their annual holiday gathering in the Rainbo Club, 1150 N Damen Ave.

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Wicker Park Committee new board gathers at holiday celebrationi

At the recent Wicker Park Committee's holiday party at the Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Ave., part of the new 2013-14 board gathered for a photo op.

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Christy Webber lights up Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field

The name on the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field marque may look familiar...Christy Webber. For the second year, Christy Webber Farm & Garden Center is donating 25% of the net profits from their new Christmas tree lot at Wrigley Field to Cubs Charities*.

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Make your airline travel a little less stressful with these travel tips

Heading out of town during the holidays? Here are some tips from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

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What to do for package safety? Here are some tips...

Heading out of town during the holidays? Here are some tips from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

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ComEd's Energy Force Ambassador educates developmentally disabled in Eckhart Park

ComEd's Energy Force Ambassador Maureen Dillon, conducted a training session in Eckhart Park, 1330 W. Chicago Ave., for members of Eckhart Park's Special Recreation Program, Friday afternoon, Dec. 13.

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Cheesies and Whiskey Business + Fry Bar scheduled for Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park

In early to mid 2014, Wicker Park will be added to the list of Cheesies locations.

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