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CTA Reinstates Two Express Routes To Improve Bus Speed

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


Englewood Artist Planning Gallery To Share His Passion With Community

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


ALBUM REVIEW: Ashland Avenue by Forgotten Tropics

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


Four Hurt In West Englewood Crash

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


Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Lower West Side

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


Man Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run In West Englewood

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


Man Killed In West Englewood Hit-And-Run

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police were searching for the driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run collision in the West Englewood neighborhood Tuesday night.

Terrell Walker, 47, was crossing Ashland Avenue at 64th Street around 9:15 p.m. 274 more words