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Man Charged In Lakeview Rape, Robbery

A 22-year-old woman was walking in the 3500 block of North Halsted Street about 4:15 p.m. when Marcus Lynch followed her into an alley and robbed and sexually assaulted her at knifepoint, police said.

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Harvey Cops Shoot, Kill Man Who Tried To Run Them Over

At 10:22 a.m., police received a call of a possible armed robbery at a hotel in the 16900 block of South Halsted Street, according to a statement from Harvey police. As officers were walking up to the hotel, they “encountered the suspect” who was in a vehicle in the parking lot.

04/14/2014

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Two Shot During Fight In Englewood

A 24-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were part of a group involved in a fight at Halsted and 66th streets when someone pulled out a gun and fired numerous shots about 7:10 p.m.

04/09/2014

Computer-generated rendering of a heliport planned for the Bridgeport neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Helicopter Express)

Zoning Committee OKs Bridgeport Heliport Plan

A Wheeling company’s plan to build a heliport along the Chicago River in Bridgeport has cleared a major hurdle, and likely will be approved by the City Council on Wednesday, over the objections of some people who live nearby.

04/02/2014

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Four Hurt In South Side Crash

Four people were hospitalized after a domestic dispute turned into a car chase that ended in a crash in Englewood early Friday.

02/07/2014

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Police Officer, 2 Others Hurt In Alcohol-Related Crash In Englewood

Two police officers from 6th District were standing on the street conducting a traffic stop when a dark-colored SUV struck the passenger door of the officers’ squad car.

11/27/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods Gets OK To Set Up Shop In Englewood

Upscale grocer Whole Foods — derisively known as “Whole Paycheck” for its high prices — got the OK Thursday to set up shop in Chicago’s impoverished Englewood community.

11/22/2013

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Man Falls 3 Stories After Robbery Attempt In Auburn-Gresham

An unknown suspect allegedly robbed a 28-year-old man of a purse before running up the rear stairs of a building. Soon after, the 62-year-old man fell from the third floor.

11/20/2013

Chicago police officers outside a Bridgeport apartment after an officer shot a knife-wielding man while responding to a domestic disturbance. (Credit: NVP Video)

Cop Shoots, Kills Knife-Wielding Man In Bridgeport

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man early Friday in Bridgeport, after he allegedly came at officers with two knives.

10/18/2013

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Three Children Hit By Car In Englewood

The crash happened at 7:30 a.m. at 68th and Halsted streets. None of the children suffered life-threatening injuries.

10/10/2013

A 13-year-old boy was shot Monday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood. (CBS)

Boy, 13, Wounded In Englewood Shooting

A teenage boy was seriously injured in a shooting Monday afternoon in Englewood.

10/07/2013

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4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.

09/23/2013

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Man Slain In Englewood

Robert Hart was walking in the alley in the 6000 block of South Halsted Street about 11:10 p.m. when the shooter came up behind him and started firing

09/23/2013

Fire Department hazardous materials teams and the Police Bomb and Arson Section responded to calls of a suspicious package at the Mariano's at 40 S. Halsted St. on Sept. 19, 2013. Crews determined the bag was not dangerous. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Suspicious Package At West Loop Mariano’s Deemed Safe

A Chicago Fire Department hazardous materials team and the Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section were called to the Mariano’s at 40 S. Halsted St. shortly before 9 a.m.

09/19/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods To Open Store In Englewood

As part of the city’s strategy to eliminate so-called “food deserts” in Chicago, City Hall has reached an agreement with Whole Foods to bring an 18,000-square-foot grocery store in the Englewood neighborhood.

09/04/2013

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Man Charged With May Shooting Death In West Pullman

Roman Forman, 25, faces one count of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 25-year-old Freddie Walton.

08/11/2013

Cashier Matthew Camp leads the demonstration outside the Whole Foods in Lake View. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Retail Workers Take Fight For $15 Wage To Whole Foods

About 15 employees of Whole Foods – and a few dozen supporters – demonstrated outside the Whole Foods store on Halsted Street in Lakeview on Wednesday, calling for better pay, and an end to what they believe is unfair policies.

07/31/2013

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Street Vendor Shot And Killed At Gas Station Near I-57

A street vendor was shot and killed early Tuesday at a gas station near an exit ramp from Interstate 57 in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

07/02/2013

Seven people were hurt in a three-car crash involving a Chicago Police SUV in the 7600 block of South Halsted Street on June 20, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

7 Hurt In Auburn-Gresham Crash Involving Police Car

Seven people, including two Chicago police officers, were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Auburn-Gresham on Thursday, as the officers responded to a shooting.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2013

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Cops Find Guns, Drugs While Arresting Man For Threatening Girlfriend

Police arresting a West Side man for threatening his girlfriend with a gun Saturday night discovered assault weapons and drugs at his home.

05/13/2013

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