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Police Searching For Man Who Disappeared During Pride Weekend

Chicago Police are investigating a possible sighting of a 25-year-old Evergreen Park man who disappeared near Halsted and Roscoe during Pride Weekend.

07/03/2013

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Best Free Art Activities In Chicago

From antiques made in ancient Greece to Pablo Picasso’s works from the last century, Chicago has numerous venues and tours with free admission. Check out the following list to get you started.

11/26/2012

Newport Avenue Sex Assault

Man Tries To Sexually Assault Woman Sleeping In Lakeview Apartment

Guardian Angels are out patrolling a section of the East Lakeview neighborhood, after a man tried to sexually assault a woman in her home on Newport Avenue.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

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Woman Sexually Assaulted On Waveland Avenue In East Lakeview

A woman was sexually assaulted early Thursday in the East Lakeview neighborhood – on the densely-populated stretch of Waveland Avenue between Wrigley Field and Boystown.

07/05/2012

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Tunney: New Route Will Keep Gay Pride Parade More Manageable

Officials say this year’s Gay Pride Parade will be more controlled—and manageable—that last year’s parade, which drew nearly 800,000 people.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Halsted Street/Bradley Place Development

Retail-Apartment Development Moving Forward Near Boystown IHOP

A proposed retail and apartment complex in Boystown still isn’t sitting well with its neighbors.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

Gay Rights

Center On Halsted To Celebrate 5 Years Serving LGBT Community

The Center on Halsted LGBT community center will soon celebrate five years in operation with a gala expected to attract 1,500 people.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

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Man Critically Injured In Boystown Fight

A man was beaten and critically injured early Monday in a fight in the heart of the Boystown nightlife strip.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2012

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Church Objects To New Route For Pride Parade

A Catholic church in Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood is objecting to the proposed new route of the Gay Pride Parade.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Halsted Street/Bradley Place Development

Neighbors Take Issue With East Lakeview Residential Development Plan

Some neighbors in East Lakeview are taking issue with plans for a massive 15-story residential development at the northernmost end of the Boystown strip.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

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LGBT Senior Housing Development To Go Ahead In Boystown

A handful of housing projects designed specifically for LGBT senior citizens are springing up around the country, and Chicago is about to get one soon.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

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Area Business Not Pleased With New Route For Gay Pride Parade

An East Lakeview neighborhood pizzeria is none too pleased that its stretch of Broadway has been eliminated from the Gay Pride Parade route.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

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Garbage Blamed For Boystown Fire; Caribou Coffee Collects Donations

Garbage that was exposed to an open flame is being blamed for an extra-alarm fire that ripped through two apartment buildings in Boystown over the weekend, but it remains unclear whether it was an accident or arson.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

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Investigation Continues For Boystown Apartment Building Fire

The cause remains under investigation Monday for a fire that left 100 people homeless and injured a firefighter in the Boystown neighborhood over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

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Parking Bans Instituted In Boystown To Curb Crime

In the wake of a rash of safety concerns on the sizzling Boystown strip of North Halsted Street, Ald. Tom Tunney has instituted late-night parking bans during the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Ahmed Wali Karzai

Karzai’s Assassinated Half-Brother Used To Run Chicago Restaurant

The half-brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai who was shot and killed Tuesday used to run a restaurant in Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011

Rubin Robinson is the man stabbed in the July 3 melee in Boystown. (CBS)

Boystown Stabbing Victim: ‘I’m Happy That I’m Alive’

Rubin Robinson was walking with some friends last weekend when an insult ignited a brawl that left him stabbed multiple times. He talked with CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot.

07/08/2011

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Indiana Man Charged In Boystown Beating, Stabbing

A 24-year-old northwest Indiana man has been charged in the attack in which a man was stabbed on the Boystown strip last weekend.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

Dog owners on walks are asked to keep their eyes peeled for trouble in Lakeview. (CBS)

Boystown Safety Group Seeks Watchful Eyes Of Dog Owners

Last weekend’s North Halsted Street beating that was caught on video continues to prompt residents of Boystown to come up with new ways to fight street crime. The latest is to enlist dog owners when they’re walking their pets, CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

CBS 2–07/07/2011

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Neighbors, Police Discuss Violence In Boystown

Hundreds of Lakeview residents turned out for a CAPS meeting Wednesday night, days after a brutal attack on the Boystown strip of North Halsted Street, which left a man stabbed.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011

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