Fifteen people, including six firefighters and a police officer, were hurt during an extra-alarm fire at 6134 N. Kenmore Ave. in the Edgewater neighborhood on May 27, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

15 Hurt In Fire At Edgewater Apartment Building

Fifteen people – including six Chicago firefighters and a Chicago police officer – were injured during an extra-alarm fire in Edgewater.



Woman Found Strangled In Edgewater Alley

A woman whose body was found in an Edgewater neighborhood alley Saturday morning was strangled and her death has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy Sunday has found.


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Woman Found Dead In Edgewater Alley

Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in an alley in the Edgewater neighborhood Saturday morning.


Ann Sather

Ann Sather Set To Open Restaurant In Edgewater Near Loyola

Ann Sather, the popular local Swedish restaurant chain owned by Ald. Tom Tunney (44th), will be opening a new location in the Edgewater neighborhood just south of Loyola University, according to multiple reports.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2012

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2 Shot On Busy Broadway In Edgewater

Two men were shot and wounded early Thursday on busy Broadway in the Edgewater neighborhood, just a few blocks from the Loyola University campus.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

Gay Rights

Gerber/Hart LGBT Library To Move To Rogers Park

The Gerber/Hart LGBT library has announced plans to move to a new site on Clark Street in Rogers Park.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2012

Man Dies In Lake

Man Dies After Being Pulled From Lake In Edgewater

The efforts of Chicago firefighters weren’t quite enough to save a man who fell into Lake Michigan over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2012

Gay Rights

Gerber/Hart LGBT Library Set To Move From Edgewater Site

The Gerber/Hart Library and Archives of gay and lesbian resources remains very much in operation, but will soon be moving from its longtime location just south of Loyola University.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

Park Tower Fire

2 Hospitalized After Fire At Sheridan Road High-Rise

Two people were hospitalized Sunday night when a fire broke out in a prominent high-rise building in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

Kenmore Avenue Fatal Shooting

Man Found Shot To Death In Edgewater Alley

A man was found shot to death Monday night in an alley in the Winthrop-Kenmore corridor in Edgewater.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012


Man Refuses To Leave Edgewater Restaurant, Punches Cop

A man who walked into an Edgewater neighborhood Italian restaurant, took off his shoes and refused to leave was arrested about dinnertime Christmas Eve after he allegedly punched a responding police officer.


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Popular Brunch Spot Near Loyola Closes Its Doors

A popular brunch and dinner spot on Granville Avenue in Edgewater has closed its doors after less than three years in business.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

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New Nookies Restaurant Opens In Edgewater’s Bryn Mawr Historic District

The comeback on Bryn Mawr Avenue in the Edgewater neighborhood has been bolstered further with a new outpost of the Nookies restaurant chain.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2011

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Woman’s Body Pulled From Lake In Edgewater

A woman’s body was pulled from Lake Michigan in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood Sunday afternoon.


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Woman Stabbed, Wounded In Edgewater

A woman was stabbed overnight in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

ComEd Power Yard

Power Restored To 4,000 In Edgewater Following Outage

About 4,000 Commonwealth Edison customers on the Far North Side were without power for about an hour Saturday.


A fire broke out at a building in the 5700 block of North Sheridan Road on Aug. 19, 2011. (Credit: Anonymous CBS 2 Viewer)

Fire Breaks Out At Edgewater Building

Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at a building in the Edgewater neighborhood Friday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011

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Family Fun Guide: Edgewater

Summer is the best time to visit Edgewater and experience what living by the lake really means. Check out this go-to family fun guide.


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Teen Recovering After Edgewater Shooting

A teenager is recovering after being shot in a parking lot just south of the Loyola University campus in the Edgewater neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

Ald. Harry Osterman (48th)

Ald. Osterman: What Kinds Of Businesses Do You Want?

New Ald. Harry Osterman (48th) is looking to his constituents to find out what kind of businesses he should be trying to attract to his ward’s many commercial strips.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011