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An SUV crashed through a garage in West Chicago at a high rate of speed on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

SUV Crashes Through Garage In West Chicago

A woman who lives next door to the house in the 400 block of Colford Avenue said she saw a man in a silver SUV accelerate on the driveway, clip the side of the house, and smash all the way through the garage in the back yard.

08/29/2014

A garage exploded in southwest suburban Alsip on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Garage Explodes In Alsip

The blast and resulting fire also damaged an above-ground swimming pool, burned some of the siding off the back of the house, and blasted a hole in the roof of a neighboring garage.

07/31/2014

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Man, Missing Woman Found Dead Of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

A young mother who had been missing since Monday was found dead in a Garfield Park garage on Thursday, along with a 31-year-old man. Authorities said they died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

06/27/2014

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Police Find Two Dead In Garfield Park Garage

Nicolette Medina, 25, and Marco Acevedo, 31, were found unresponsive in the garage about 3:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Gladys Avenue.

06/26/2014

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What To Consider When Installing A Garage Door

If you are thinking about installing a new garage door, keep these specifics in mind.

06/18/2014

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Cops: Victim Traps Would-Be Car Thief In Garage

When Andre Bacon repeatedly demanded a woman give him the keys to her 2012 Acura MDX in the Cragin neighborhood Saturday, she did so. And then she closed the door to the garage where the car was parked, trapping Bacon inside.

02/03/2014

A car is towed away after crashing into a garage, then plunging into a pond in west suburban Montgomery. (Credit: NVP Video)

Driver Crashes Into Garage Before Ending Up In Pond

A couple in west suburban Montgomery were jarred out of bed early Friday after a driver crashed a car into the side of their garage and then nose-dived the vehicle into a nearby pond.

10/18/2013

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Man Shot To Death In West Pullman Garage

Police called to the 11600 block of South Laflin Street about 8 p.m. found the body of 32-year-old Carl L. Blackman dead in the garage with multiple gunshot wounds.

07/23/2013

This is an example of an attempted garage break-in that occurred Thursday night in Bucktown. (CBS)

Driver Rams Bucktown Garages, Hoping To Burglarize Them

Police believe the aim was to knock the garage doors off their tracks and try to create enough space to slip inside. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

04/26/2013

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Man Found Dead In Irving Park Garage Fire

A body was found in a garage fire on the Northwest Side Sunday night, police said.

04/01/2013

Dogs Saved From Tinley Park Garage Fire

Tinley Park firefighters saved two pit bulls that had inhaled smoke during a garage fire.

11/28/2012

Chicago Fire Department responds to a car fire at 66 W. Oak St. Thursday. (Credit; John H. White/Sun-Times)

Car Fire At Gold Coast Nursing Home Garage

Multiple ambulances were called to a Gold Coast neighborhood nursing home Thursday morning when a car fire was accompanied by heavy smoke and triggered the building’s sprinkler system.

11/15/2012

Burned Body Found Inside Southwest Side Garage

A burned body was found inside a garage early Thursday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

11/15/2012

Building collapse, North Mohawk. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Emergency Crews Respond To Building Collapse

Emergency crews are responding to reports of a building collapse.

08/17/2012

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Highland Park Couple Could Face Jail Time For Neglecting Nearly 2 Dozen Cats

A Highland Park couple faces the fines and possible jail time for allegedly neglecting cats living their garage.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

Annual CFA International Cat Show Showcases Pedigreed Felines

23 Persian Cats Found In Squalor In Highland Park Garage

Homes are being sought for 23 Persian cats found in squalid conditions in Highland Park last month.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

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Vintage Garage: Not Your Average Garage Sale

Rain or shine can’t stop the newest addition to the vintage scene in Chicago. This covered show is conveniently protected from the elements in a parking garage in Uptown. Genius! Here’s my scoop from the season opener this past June.

06/25/2012

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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

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ATM Stolen From Downtown Garage

Chicago Police say some bold thieves made their own cash dash Monday morning downtown.

WBBM Newsradio–04/30/2012

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Spontaneous Combustion Of Rags Blamed For Lombard Fire

Spontaneous human combustion is a myth, but spontaneous combustion of other objects really can happen – and the phenomenon is being blamed for a fire that ripped through a Lombard garage over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

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