CHICAGO (CBS) — The Chicago Transit Board approved the reinstatement of the Ashland and Western Express routes Wednesday as part of a three-phase effort to improve the bus speed and performance on two of CTA’s busiest routes. 339 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) — He works as a security guard at night to pay the bills, but Jimmy Williams’ real passion is art, and he has one purpose right now: to bring more of it to Chicago’s embattled Englewood neighborhood. 278 more words
By: Derek Spencer
There are moments of Ashland Avenue in which I decided I was enjoying the EP: notably the bridge of “Movement”, most of “Breaching the Peace”, and the verse of “Bound to Fall” before repetition degrades its focused disconcertion. 261 more words
CHICAGO (STMW) — Four people were hurt when a car crashed into a viaduct early Tuesday in West Englewood on the South Side.
About 1 a.m., the car was heading east on 74th Street near Ashland Avenue when rain started to fall and the driver lost control of the vehicle, which slammed into the viaduct, according to Chicago Police. 64 more words
CHICAGO (STMW) — A west suburban motorcyclist was killed when he crashed into an SUV Saturday afternoon on the Lower West Side.
About 4:50 p.m., a Pontiac Aztec was making a left turn in the 2700 block of South Ashland Avenue, when a Yamaha motorcycle smashed into the back of the SUV, police said. 85 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — A 20-year-old man has been charged in connection with a hit-and-run collision that killed a 47-year-old man in the West Englewood neighborhood last week. 128 more words