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12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s most recent fatal shooting happened Monday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. About 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and the leg in the 4900 block of West Erie, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.

05/26/2015

Police investigate at an Albany Park alley where a man was fatally shot late Saturday. | Network Video Productions

Man Shot To Death In Albany Park

A man was discovered shot to death in an alley Saturday night in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

05/24/2015

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1 Dead, 13 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened Thursday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood. Ramon Gartman, 33, was discovered unresponsive in the 8400 block of South Commercial at 11:48 a.m. with a gunshot wound to his face, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

05/22/2015

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Two Shot In Albany Park

Two men — ages 20 and 29 — were shot about 7:50 p.m. while standing outside in the 3200 block of West Montrose Avenue, police said.

05/05/2015

A 12-year-old girl was bit by a dog Sunday evening in the 4900 block of North Troy. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Dog Attacks Girl, 12, In Albany Park

A Chicago Police officer fatally shot a pit bull Sunday evening after it bit a 12-year-old girl in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

04/27/2015

Thieves stole packages from the lobby of this Albany Park condominium building at least three times. (Credit: CBS)

Thieves Steal Packages From Albany Park Condo Building At Least Three Times

A group of Northwest Side residents was fed up and frustrated, after mail thieves struck their condo building at least three times. Now they’re hoping security footage helps catch the culprits.

03/30/2015

Police investigate at the scene of where a man was found stabbed. | Network Video Productions

Police: Man Found Stabbed To Death In Albany Park

A man was found stabbed to death early Sunday in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.

03/15/2015

Armed robbers hit this Albany Park convenience store. (CBS)

Convenience Store Clerk Fires Shots At Armed Robbers In Albany Park

Police say two gunmen walked inside the 7-Eleven in the 2900 block of West Montrose in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood.

12/26/2014

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6 Killed, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Most recently, a restaurant security guard shot and killed a man who pulled a knife on him early Sunday in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood.

09/08/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal Albany Park Stabbing

An Avondale man has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of caretaker Erenbira Pimentel-Hernandez Wednesday morning in the Albany Park neighborhood.

09/02/2014

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A Breakdown Of 5 Of Chicago’s Best Neighborhoods

Despite gentrification and an influx of transplants across the entire city, these communities still have that “je nais se quois” that makes each distinctive in its own right.

07/19/2014

An apartment fire at Monticello and Ainslie. (Credit: Kathy Whisler)

Woman Injured In Albany Park Fire

One woman was injured in a fire in an Albany Park apartment building early Saturday morning.

06/28/2014

Jose Quilambaqui (left) and Carlos Quizhpi (right) have been accused of keeping Quilabaqui's 15-year-old son handcuffed to a table saw for as long as a week. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Boy Held, Beaten For A Week By Father And Godfather

Police said the boy was held in the basement of an Albany Park barber shop for a week; handcuffed to a table saw, and regularly beaten with a belt.

06/27/2014

A cyclist was struck and killed by a CTA train on the North Side early Thursday. (Photo by Network Video Productions)

Cyclist Struck, Killed By Brown Line Train In Albany Park

About 12:20 a.m., a man riding his bike was struck by a northbound train as he attempted to go around the gates near the CTA Kimball station in the 4700 block of North Kedzie Avenue, police said.

06/26/2014

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Woman Shot, Critically Wounded In Albany Park

The 22-year-old woman was shot shortly before 7 p.m. in the 4700 block of North Bernard Street.

05/16/2014

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Woman, 23, Shot In Albany Park

The woman, who was hit in the abdomen, was taken in critical condition to Illinois Masonic, authorities said.

05/15/2014

Flood waters came up to homes along Monticello Avenue in Albany Park on April 18, 2013. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)

Albany Park Residents Fear More Flooding This Year

Residents of the Albany Park neighborhood have again raised concerns they could be the victims of flooding along the Chicago River if the city doesn’t do something to address the problem.

05/15/2014

Cars stuck in ice in Albany Park. (Credit: CBS)

City Crews Free Cars From Ice Days After Water Main Break

City crews freed cars stuck in the ice for days after a water main break in the Albany Park neighborhood.

02/11/2014

Cars stuck in ice in Albany Park. (Credit: CBS)

Water Main Break Leaves Cars Stuck In Ice For Days

CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports the ice-encased cars are causing lots of frustration on the 4800 block of North Drake.

02/10/2014

A water main break sent water pouring into the street in the 4900 block of North Pulaski Road about 10:40 p.m. Tuesday, closing the street between Argyle and Ainslie streets. (Credit: NVP News video)

Burst Pipes Damage Businesses, Flood Streets Across Chicago

A leak in a company’s fire system flooded the business and Pulaski Road Tuesday night, forcing firefighters to wade through knee-deep icy water in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

01/08/2014

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