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

Lake Michigan (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

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

Scales Of Justice

Condo Owner: Keep Bedbug-Sniffing Dog Out

A North Side condo owner says the rules are the rules, and no pets allowed, means no pets – even if they can sniff out bedbugs.

WBBM Newsradio–06/08/2011

Liam Mulchrone (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Police Search For Teen Last Seen At Edgewater ROTC School

Police are looking for a missing 15-year-old boy last seen on Friday at his North Side Edgewater neighborhood school.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Raul Segura-Rodriguez

Alleged Drug-Trafficker Due In Court On 4 New Murder Charges

A 36-year-old Little Village neighborhood man is set to appear for a bond hearing today, as the list grows of the people he allegedly killed.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Illinois House Floor

Lesbian Activist To Assume State House Seat

Lesbian activist Kelly Cassidy will replace state Rep. Harry Osterman in the Illinois House, as Osterman moves to the Chicago City Council.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

Winthrop Avenue Fire

11 Hurt In Fire At Building Near Loyola

Eleven people were injured Monday morning as fire and smoke swept through a 48-unit apartment building in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood near Loyola University.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2011

Ridge Avenue Fire

Firefighter Injured In Edgewater Fire

Two people, including a Chicago firefighter, were hurt in a fire overnight in the Edgewater neighborhood.


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Teen Seriously Injured In Car Wash Blast

A 19-year-old man was seriously injured Monday afternoon in an explosion at a North Side Edgewater neighborhood car wash.


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2 Men Charged In Edgewater Crime Spree

Two men stand charged in a weekend crime spree in the Edgewater neighborhood, which left three people dead and a Chicago Police officer shot and wounded.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2011

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Police: Suspect Killed In Shootout With Cops Led Lethal Drug ‘Crew’

Relatives of Arturo Ibarra, 37, say he was a hard-working family man, but police say he led a street “crew” that had a hand in drug dealing and murder.


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Tickets Issued For Cars Buried In Snow

If your car is still buried in snow in Chicago, you could find a nasty surprise waiting when you finally get it out.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2011