By Marcus Gilmer in News on Oct 12, 2009 10:30PM
Photo by erin m
- A barricade situation on the city's West Side was peacefully resolved this afternoon.
- An off-duty Chicago Police officer was killed in an early morning car crash on the Kennedy Expressway.
- Kirk Dillard got an endorsement in his race for governor from former governor Jim Edgar.
- A Sun-Times writer tussles with the Tollway Authority over violations and shady late fees.
- Two immigrant workers have gone on a hunger strike, claiming an Aurora church owes them $26,000 for work performed. The church denies the charge, saying the men had volunteered to do the work in exchange for food and shelter.
- The best Blago photoshop we've seen so far.