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Fire Station Evacuated After Woman Turns In Grenade

A woman arrived at Fire House Engine 22, 605 W. Armitage, around 7 p.m. and told firefighters she found the device at a family member’s home, a fire department spokesman said.


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4 Hurt In Kennedy Crash

Four people were injured in a crash on the Kennedy Expressway on the Northwest Side Sunday morning.



Man Wounded In Northwest Side Shooting

A man was shot in the back in the Hermosa neighborhood Tuesday afternoon on the Northwest Side.


Off-Duty Police Officer Fatally Shoots Pit Bull

An off-duty police officer shot and killed a pit bull in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood yesterday.


Cars are buried in snow on Lake Shore Drive after the Blizzard of 2011. (Credit: "Rock"/User Photo)

Lake Shore Drive Construction Begins To Avoid Blizzard Fiasco

Road construction project beginning today on lake shore drive could have a major impact this winter.