Astor Street

Garbage Chute Fall

Disabled Boy Falls Down Garbage Chute, Dies In Gold Coast

Police are investigating an overnight tragedy in the Gold Coast, in which a developmentally disabled 16-year-old boy was found dead in a trash compactor in a high-rise on Astor Street.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

The worksite for the Chicago Spire skyscraper sits abandoned (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Report: Spire Developer’s Gold Coast House In Foreclosure

The developer of the defunct Chicago Spire condo tower is now the subject of a foreclosure lawsuit on his Gold Coast home.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2011