East Garfield Park

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Seven Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road.

04/11/2014

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Men Charged With Leading Police On Highway Chase

Two men were charged with reckless conduct Wednesday after they allegedly led police on a high-speed chase following a robbery Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

03/20/2014

Two police officers were injured in an accident in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. (CBS)

Two Chicago Police Officers Hurt In Accident

Two Chicago police officers were injured after a car slammed into their SUV in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

02/17/2014

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2 Killed, 3 Wounded In Shootings On Wednesday

A man died Wednesday evening after he was shot in the South Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Early Wednesday morning, another man on the West Side was killed in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

01/16/2014

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Ten Displaced By Thanksgiving Day Fire

Ten people were displaced after a fire Thursday morning in an East Garfield Park apartment building on the West Side.

11/28/2013

Police investigate a shooting in East Garfield Park. (CBS)

Two Seriously Wounded In East Garfield Park Shooting

Two men were seriously wounded in a shooting early Monday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

11/25/2013

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2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

Two men were killed and five other people — including a man in a wheelchair — were wounded in shootings across the city from Tuesday afternoon to early Wednesday.

11/13/2013

A 31-year-old police officer and a 60-year-old resident were injured in an extra-alarm fire that started when the resident was smoking while using medical oxygen at an apartment in the 2900 block of West Harrison Street. (Credit: CBS)

Two, Including Cop, Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire On West Side

The officer suffered smoke inhalation while helping a 60-year-old man who was hurt when he sparked a fire by smoking while using medical oxygen.

09/06/2013

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2 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Evening

Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/13/2013

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Woman Critically Wounded In West Side Shooting

The 27-year-old victim was shot in the head at 1:53 a.m. in the 300 block of South Mozart Street.

08/13/2013

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Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed

This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.

07/08/2013

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School Closing Opponents Stage Protest Walks On West Side

Parents upset with the Emanuel administration’s plan to close 53 public schools at the end of the school year took their anger to the streets Tuesday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

04/09/2013

Chicago police investigate after an officer shot and killed a man who allegedly pointed a gun at police in an apartment in the 200 block of North Homan Avenue on March 14, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Police Shoot, Kill Man Who Pointed Gun At Officers On West Side

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who allegedly pointed a gun at police in the East Garfield Park neighborhood early Thursday morning.

03/14/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In Chicago

Say goodbye to the dragon and get ready to celebrate the year of the snake as the Chicagoland area prepares for the Chinese new year. From tea ceremonies to parades, there’s plenty to do to start the new year. Use this list to get started in planning your own festivities.

02/08/2013

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Man Robbed, Shot In East Garfield Park

A man was robbed and shot Thursday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

11/02/2012

2-month-old Miracle Hooks died in a fire at an apartment building at 3114 W. Franklin Blvd. on Sept. 19, 2012. (Family Photo)

West Side Fire Leaves Baby Girl Dead

Firefighters will be handing out free smoke detectors in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, after a fire killed a 2-month-old baby and left 30 people without a home.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

Chicago Avenue Carjacking

Man Carjacked, Shot In Leg In East Garfield Park

A 39-year-old man was recovering Wednesday morning, after a terrifying experience in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

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Shootings Leave 2 Dead, 7 Wounded

Shootings in Chicago Wednesday night and early Thursday morning left two people dead and seven more injured – including four who were wounded in one incident in the Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

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Man Shot, Killed On West Side

A man was killed in a shooting Wednesday evening in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/22/2012

Homan Avenue Shooting

Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

One man was killed, and six more were injured, in shootings around Chicago overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

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