The fire was first reported about 2:30 a.m. in the 3500 block of West 65th Street, according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Will Knight.
The fire broke out around 1 a.m. Wednesday in the 6100 block of West School Street, in the Dunning neighborhood.
As Aurora residents get ready for the holidays, police are warning them to keep gifts locked up amid a rash of burglaries.
New concerns have erupted Wednesday morning over Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s planned congestion premium – the extra $2 tax at downtown parking lots and garages suggested as part of his budget plan.
Someone set fire to several garages late Thursday in a Rogers Park neighborhood alley, and police are looking for the culprit.
Police are searching for suspects in a string of at least eight armed robberies on the city’s Northwest Side, from Logan Square all the way to Edgebrook.
A fire burned several garages and damaged a power line overnight in the Northwest Side’s Mayfair neighborhood.
Police have released an image of the getaway car in hopes of finding three men who robbed five people at gunpoint in their South Side garages earlier this month.
A propane tank fire spread to two garages in the Southwest Side’s Gage Park neighborhood early this morning, prompting a hazardous materials response.