Edgewater

This surveillance image shows a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery at Papa John's in Edgewater. (Papa John's)

Man With Hatchet Robs Pizza Place

The manager of Papa John’s in Edgewater says the man smashed open the cash register at his store on North Broadway on Thursday night.

08/15/2014

Vladimir Tsemekhman (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Motorist Accused Of Crashing Into Pedestrian In Edgewater Held On $300,000 Bond

A man charged with reckless homicide for a crash that killed a 71-year-old man and injured four others Wednesday in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood was released from the hospital and taken to the Cook County Jail Friday afternoon.

08/01/2014

A 71-year-old man loading groceries into his car was struck and killed by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus on Wednesday. Officials said five other people were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus stopped at Sheridan and Balmoral was hit by another vehicle, which also struck a few parked cars. (Credit: CBS)

Motorist Charged In Edgewater Crash That Killed Man On Street

Vladimir Tsemekhman, 58, faces one count of reckless homicide, a Class 3 felony, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

07/31/2014

A 71-year-old man loading groceries into his car was struck and killed by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus on Wednesday. Officials said five other people were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus stopped at Sheridan and Balmoral was hit by another vehicle, which also struck a few parked cars. (Credit: CBS)

Driver Questioned After Fatal Edgewater Crash

Police were questioning the driver of a car that plowed into several parked cars and a CTA bus in the Edgewater neighborhood on Wednesday, killing a 71-year-old man who was putting groceries in his trunk.

07/31/2014

A 71-year-old man loading groceries into his car was struck and killed by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus on Wednesday. Officials said five other people were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus stopped at Sheridan and Balmoral was hit by another vehicle, which also struck a few parked cars. (Credit: CBS)

One Dead, Three Hurt In Bus Crash In Edgewater

A man loading groceries into his car in Edgewater was killed late Wednesday morning, after his car was struck by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus.

07/30/2014

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1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Monday

One man was killed and at least six people, including three teenage boys, were injured in shootings across the city Monday night.

07/22/2014

Surveillance footage of a man suspected of robbing the TCF Bank branch at 5516 N. Clark St. about 12:15 p.m. Sunday in Edgewater. (Photo from the FBI)

Bank Robbed In Edgewater

A male walked into the bank, demanded money and ran away with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

06/03/2014

Surveillance image of  a man who robbed a bank in Edgewater. (Credit: banditracker.com)

Bank Robbed In Edgewater

A bank was robbed Sunday afternoon in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side.

06/01/2014

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Man Wounded In Edgewater Shooting

A 23-year-old man was shot in the abdomen about 7:40 a.m. in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue.

03/12/2014

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Rollover Crash In Edgewater Hospitalizes Two

Two men were hospitalized after a rollover crash in Edgewater early Sunday morning.

03/09/2014

Firefighters respond to a fire on North Sheridan Road in Edgewater. (Credit: Jim Williams)

Fire Officials: ‘Incendiary’ Edgewater Blaze Turned Over To Police

Fire department investigators determined that the fire was “incendiary,” which means that it was the result of a person’s actions.

01/09/2014

Firefighters respond to a fire on North Sheridan Road in Edgewater. (Credit: Jim Williams)

One Critically Hurt In Fire At Residence In Edgewater

Firefighters have responded to reports of a fire at a residence in the Edgewater neighborhood.

01/08/2014

Broderick Epps, 18 (Chicago Police Dept.)

Cops Foil Carjacking Suspect As He Tries To Rob Victim

A Skokie man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Thursday for allegedly carjacking a woman in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood.

01/02/2014

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Seriously Wounded In Edgewater Shooting

One man is dead and another seriously wounded following a shooting Monday morning in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side, police said.

12/02/2013

Daniel Delgado (left) and Hector Moreno (right) are accused of attacking a paramedic. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Arrested For Attacking Paramedic

Daniel Delgado, 30, and Hector Moreno, 24, allegedly attacked and punched a paramedic in Edgewater Friday night.

10/28/2013

Mordecai Faskowitz (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Says Murder Of 70-Year-Old Woman Could Have Been Prevented

Could the murder of a 70-year old woman in the Edgewater neighborhood have been prevented? One man says maybe. He explained why to CBS 2’s Brad Edwards.

10/14/2013

Mordecai Faskowitz (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Fatal Edgewater Stabbing

An elderly man has been charged after a 70-year-old woman was found stabbed to death Wednesday afternoon in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood apartment they shared.

10/11/2013

Thousands waited in line to get an application for a few hundred subsidized apartments. (Credit: CBS)

Thousands Wait In Line For Subsidized Housing Applications

We’ve seen signs the economy is improving, but in the Edgewater neighborhood today, we saw how many Chicagoans are struggling. CBS’s 2 Jim Williams has the story in this original report.

08/14/2013

Rare and antique books line the shelves at Chetham Library, which was founded in 1653, making it the oldest public libary in the English speaking world on February 14, 2011 in Manchester, England. Chetham's Library, which was established under the Will of Humphrey Chetham (1580-1653) and is the oldest surviving public library in Britain. Humphrey Chetham's Will stipulated that the Library should be 'for the use of schollars and others well affected', and instructed the librarian 'to require nothing of any man that cometh into the library'. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

New Branch of Chicago Public Library Opens In Edgewater

In the Edgewater neighborhood a library is getting a grand opening, reports WBBM’s Brandis Friendman.

06/22/2013

A woman robs a TCF Bank branch in the 5300 block of North Broadway on April 26, 2013. (Credit: Bandit Tracker Chicago)

Woman Robs Edgewater Bank

The woman approached a teller at a bank in the 5300 block of North Broadway, said she had a gun and demanded money.

04/26/2013

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