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Chicago Cop Saves Newborn With CPR

A Chicago Police officer performed CPR on a newborn baby to help save his life Friday night in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side.

09/13/2014

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Bicyclist Dies After Crashing Into Jeep In Bridgeport

About 11 p.m., 20-year-old Jacob Bass was riding west on the 700 block of West 33rd Street when he failed to stop at a red light and struck a Jeep Wrangler headed south.

09/05/2014

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De La Salle Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Five Chicago mayors have attended De La Salle; including both Richard J. Daley and his son Richard M. Daley, Frank Corr, Martin Kennelly and Michael Bilandic. Other notable alums include the late Cook County Board Presidents George Dunne and Dan Ryan, and broadcasting brothers Bryant and Greg Gumbel.

08/22/2014

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Elderly Couple Dead In Bridgeport Murder-Suicide

Chen Su and his wife Hsin Su, both 84, were discovered by their daughters in a bedroom of their home in the 900 block of West 31st Place about 9 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

08/20/2014

Midway International Airport (CBS File Photo)

New Midway Flight Path Prompts Deluge Of Noise Complaints

The new flight path – used by 29 percent of Midway’s incoming flights – has prompted some 600 complaints from April through June, more than three times as many as the first three months of the year.

07/25/2014

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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

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Bridgeport Residents Complain About Noise From Jets Headed To Midway

The folks in Bridgeport are trying to get used to the new sound of big passenger jets flying overhead headed for Midway.

06/18/2014

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Police Renew Search For Driver In 2013 Fatal Hit-And-Run

The car struck 21-year-old Carissa Hinz about 11 p.m. June 14, 2013 in the 3200 block of South Morgan Street in Bridgeport.

06/14/2014

Rafael Delgado (left) and Anthony Catala (right) are charged with setting fire to a garage in Bridgeport. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged With Setting Bridgeport Garage Fire

Police said 39-year-old Rafael Delgado, and 19-year-old Anthony Ray Catala were identified as the men responsible. Each man was charged with a felony count of arson.

06/11/2014

Gabriel Herrera.(Photo from Chicago Police.)

Man Charged In Fatal Bridgeport Hit-And-Run

A man has been charged in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a woman in Bridgeport last Thursday.

05/31/2014

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Cyclist Killed In Bridgeport Hit-And-Run

A 59-year-old woman was riding her bike in the 2900 block of South Poplar Avenue about 5:30 p.m. when a vehicle struck her, police said. The driver did not stop and kept going east.

05/30/2014

Zweifel Hardware at 345 W. 25th Pl. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/CBS)

South Side Hardware Store Closing After Nearly 130 Years

A mom-and-pop hardware store that’s been around since the 1880s will soon be closing for good.

05/28/2014

Computer-generated rendering of a heliport planned for the Bridgeport neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Helicopter Express)

Zoning Committee OKs Bridgeport Heliport Plan

A Wheeling company’s plan to build a heliport along the Chicago River in Bridgeport has cleared a major hurdle, and likely will be approved by the City Council on Wednesday, over the objections of some people who live nearby.

04/02/2014

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City Council To Consider Heliport Near Bridgeport

Chicago Helicopter Express wants the city’s OK for what would begin as a private heliport that would launch 20 takeoffs per day.

03/20/2014

Raymond Palomino (Photo from Chicago Police)

Man Pleads Guilty To Misdmeanor In Viral Bridgeport Attack

A teen charged in a 2012 Bridgeport beating that went viral after it was videotaped and posted on YouTube pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery Monday.

03/17/2014

Everyone was safely evacuated during a fire at 945 W. 38th St. Wednesday morning. (Photo from Fire Media Affairs)

Fire Burning At Bridgeport Industrial Building

The fire is in the lower-level area of an industrial building at 945 W. 38th St. Firefighters were searching for the source of the fire as of 10:45 a.m.

02/05/2014

Rev. Thomas R. Gaulke found this 27-inch long, 4-inch deep pothole at 32nd Place and Aberdeen. (Credit: Bridgeport Citizens Group/Facebook)

Bridgeport Residents Compete To Find Biggest Pothole

The competition was an effort to help the Chicago Department of Transportation find and repair potholes in Bridgeport.

01/29/2014

Chicago police officers outside a Bridgeport apartment after an officer shot a knife-wielding man while responding to a domestic disturbance. (Credit: NVP Video)

Cop Shoots, Kills Knife-Wielding Man In Bridgeport

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man early Friday in Bridgeport, after he allegedly came at officers with two knives.

10/18/2013

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None Hurt In Bridgeport Home Collapse

All of the occupants escaped without injuries when a single-family house collapsed Thursday night in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side.

10/10/2013

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8 Dead, 25 Wounded In Shootings Over Labor Day Weekend

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 8 p.m. Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

09/03/2013

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