Clark Street

George Koukos (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Held On $100K Bond For Stabbing, Running Over Inflatable Rat

George Koukos became upset when an inflatable rat used by Teamsters pickeding in the Loop blocked his way into a building where he was going for a moving job.

07/11/2013

Police have released a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault on the North Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Guardian Angels Hope Tip From Flyer Leads To Arrest In Daylight Rape

Members of the Guardian Angels crime-fighting patrol passed out leaflets in search of the man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman waiting for a bus.

WBBM Newsradio–05/08/2013

Police have released a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault on the North Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Issue Sketch Of Sex Assault Suspect

Chicago police are investigating a reported rape that happened in broad daylight on the North Side last week.

05/07/2013

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2 Men Stabbed On Near North Side

Two men were stabbed early Saturday on the Near North Side.

04/06/2013

Deontae Latham (Credit: Chicago Police)

Rockford Man Charged With South Loop Rape, Robbery

A Rockford man has been charged with brutally attacking and sexually assaulting a woman in the South Loop in January, before breaking into her home and robbing her husband.

03/26/2013

Surveillance photo shows the so-called Mummy Bandit robbing the North Community Bank branch at 1555 N. Damen Ave. on Feb. 22, 2013. (Credit: FBI)

‘Mummy Bandit’ Robs Fourth Bank

A man dubbed the “Mummy Bandit” by the FBI, because his head and face are covered, robbed a West Town bank Tuesday, marking at least four such crime committed while carrying various items such as stuffed toys and a bucket.

03/06/2013

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Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Man At Wrigleyville Bar

A man is in custody for allegedly jumping out a bathroom stall and stabbing a man in the neck at a bar early Sunday.

12/09/2012

Photo Of Taxi Sign (Jim Davis/Getty Images)

‘Intoxicated’ Woman Critically Injured When Struck By Cab In Lakeview

CHICAGO (STMW) — A woman who drunkenly walked into a roadway and was struck by a taxi cab on the North Side remains remains in critical condition. Police say the woman, 26, was “intoxicated” when […]

11/24/2012

Pedestrian sign (Photo by Stand Honda/ Getty Images)

Woman, Baby Struck By Car In Lincoln Park

A woman and a baby were injured Monday afternoon when they were struck by a car in Lincoln Park.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2012

Gas Main Break

Gas Main Rupture Ties Up Traffic In River North

A construction crew hit a gas line in River North Thursday morning, prompting police to shut down nearby streets.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Andersonville Parklet

‘Parklet’ Replaces 2 Parking Spaces In Andersonville

The Andersonville neighborhood is home to Chicago’s first “people spot,” with a miniature park is taking the place of two parking spaces on Clark Street.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

North Avenue Beach (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

All Evanston Beaches Closed Due To High Bacteria Levels

The City of Evanston has closed all of its lakefront beaches for the day, after water tests showed dangerous levels of E. coli bacteria.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

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Suspect Charged With Attacking Man, Injuring Cop Long After Pride Parade

A 21-year-old South Side man has been charged with multiple felonies, after allegedly attacking another man, then throwing himself through a glass pane to evade arrest and injuring an officer in the process, near Clark and Belmont several hours after the Gay Pride Parade.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Belmont Avenue Fight

Officer, Others Injured In Brawl Long After Pride Parade

A Chicago Police officer was cut and injured, and at least one other person was reportedly stabbed, when revelry apparently got out of hand in the Clark and Belmont district in Lakeview – long after the vast majority of the crowd out for the Gay Pride Parade had gone home.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

A kayaker holds up a man who fell in the Chicago River on June 13, 2012. The 17-year-old kayaker held the man's head above water until Police Marine Unit officers could bring him onto a police boat. (Source: Sarah Butler/Twitter)

Teen Kayaker Helps Rescue Man Who Fell In Chicago River

A 17-year-old boy, who was kayaking for the first time, helped rescue a man who fell into the Chicago River on Wednesday.

06/13/2012

Andersonville Fire

17 Left Homeless By Andersonville Fire

Seventeen people were left homeless early Wednesday, after a fast-moving fire destroyed a garage and damaged two apartment buildings in the Andersonville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

Northwestern University

NU Student Gives Robbers Some Common-Sense Advice, Robbers Leave

A little common-sense and a golden tongue got one Northwestern University student out of a robbery situation over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

Belden Deli

2 Belden Delis In Legal Spat Over Classic Chicago Restaurant Name

For many years, the Belden Deli was just a memory of an earlier time in Chicago, but now, a legal dispute is brewing between two restaurants that are both using the name.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

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La Crêperie Celebrates 40 Years In East Lakeview

La Crêperie at 2845 N. Clark St. is celebrating 40 years in business as what is considered the oldest family-owned French crêperie in the United States.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

Daley Plaza

Suspicious Package Sends Workers Out Of Daley Center

Workers poured out of the Daley Center courthouse and office building Wednesday when a suspicious package was found nearby outside the County Building.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

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