Boystown

RedEye 'Hoods




Boystown

8 arrested for prostitution

8 arrested for prostitution

7 males arrested for prostitution in 4 days Responding to community complaints about prostitution, 23rd District Police have been patrolling Halsted Street in Boystown in covert police vehicles. The following incidents occurred when the offender approached the officer and initiated an exchange of sexual acts for money, the reports say. Police say that makes eight…

Read More...


5,000 duplex packed with cozy upgrades

$575,000 duplex packed with cozy upgrades

Why we would live here: There are two patio spaces here, one below sidewalk level for private parties, the other overlooking the central Lakeview backyard. Open house: 2-4 p.m., Sunday Address: 859 W. Buckingham Pl. Listed price: $575,000 Crucial deets: 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, one-car garage, built in 2005 Special features: Brazilian cherry wood floors,…

Read More...


Oscar party to bring glamour to Center on Halsted

Oscar party to bring glamour to Center on Halsted

By John Lendman When the Center on Halsted throws a fundraiser, it really pulls out all the stops. The center’s 2011 Oscar viewing party, “On the Red Carpet” is no different with decor, furniture and food all based on this year’s best picture nominations. Expect a black tie gala with colorful “Toy Story” seating, “True…

Read More...


Alderman race dropout talks Lakeview issues

  By John Lendman A look at resident David Winner’s resume would leave you thinking the man never leaves the Lakeview neighborhood. Or would even want to. The small business owner and accounting consultant has served as president of the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce, the treasurer of Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce and currently is…

Read More...



What do YOU think?

We're always on the lookout for more local news freelancers and opinion writers. Interested? Great! E-mail us at redeyehoods@tribune.com

Working for tips! Send us one