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Harlem Avenue

Harlem Avenue Crash

Car Slams Into Semi, Causes Fuel Spill In Berwyn

A car slammed into a semi-trailer truck in Berwyn early Friday, causing the truck to spill its diesel fuel all over the roadway.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012

Dog Rescued

Dog Spotted Running On Stevenson Expy.

A dog was spotted running in the middle of the Stevenson Expressway Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2012

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, In Edison Park

Advice about watching out for Mr. Stranger-Danger is as good today as it was decades ago, as there was an attempted kidnapping Tuesday on the city’s Far Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

Eisenhower Expressway

Report: IDOT Weighing Reconfiguring Left-Lane Exit, Entrance Ramps On Eisenhower

If you drive the Eisenhower Expressway, you know how confusing the left-lane exits and entrances at either end of Oak Park can be.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2012

Lance Cpl. Nickolas Daniels, 25, of Elmwood Park, died Nov. 5. (Photo: Facebook)

Fallen Marine’s Parents To Open Bar In His Honor

The parents of a 25-year-old Marine from Elmwood Park who didn’t make it back from Afghanistan have honored a request made by their son.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Leeslyee Huerta of Aurora went to prom Friday night, five years after a drunken driver caused an accident that left her with a disability. (CBS)

Woman Goes To Prom She Missed 5 Years Ago After Disabling Crash

A suburban woman who missed her prom when she was paralyzed in a drunken driving crash will be going to the prom Friday night, after an unlikely meeting.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012

Utility Pole Snaps

Broken Utility Pole Shuts Down Busy Intersection On Lyons-Stickney Border

The busy intersection of Harlem Avenue and Pershing Road on the boundary between Lyons and Stickney was shut down Wednesday morning, after a utility pole snapped.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2012

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Elderly Alzheimer’s Patient Beaten To Death At Nursing Home

An 80-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease was beaten to death at an Oak Park nursing home and police said Tuesday it appears another resident is to blame.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

CTA Bus Accident

Van Hits CTA Bus On Far Northwest Side

A CTA bus was left with a substantial dent early Friday near the Kennedy Expressway in the Far Northwest Side’s Norwood Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2012

63rd And Harlem Crash

1 Dead, 2 Injured In Crash At 63rd And Harlem

One man was killed and two others were injured early Thursday in a crash on the cusp of the Southwest Side’s Clearing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Fire Graphic

Explosion, Fire Destroy South Suburban Restaurant

A massive fire destroyed a one-story building that housed a Chinese restaurant in south suburban Worth on Saturday after bystanders said they heard a loud explosion.

01/01/2012

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Harvey Cop Charged With Driving Drunk In West Suburbs

An off-duty Harvey police officer was arrested for driving drunk early Tuesday after he allegedly crashed into a stationary vehicle in west suburban Riverside.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Carjacking

Woman Suffers Minor Injuries In Tinley Park Carjacking

An elderly woman suffered minor injuries during a carjacking Wednesday in southwest suburban Tinley Park, Mayor Ed Zabrocki said Thursday.

12/02/2011

Eisenhower Expressway Shooting, Chase

Police Catch Shooting Suspects After Chase On Eisenhower

A shooting on the city’s West Side led to a high-speed chase on the Eisenhower Expressway overnight, before police finally caught three suspects miles to the west.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Truck Tractor Fire

Stevenson Expressway Snagged By Truck Tractor Fire

A truck tractor burst into flames on a ramp to the Stevenson Expressway early Thursday, blowing smoke over the inbound lanes and causing a serious traffic jam.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Bridal Shop Fire

New Eva’s Bridal Shop In Tinley Park To Stay Open

Eva’s Bridal Shop in Oak Lawn was destroyed in a devastating fire, but five months later, a new family business location is established for the long haul.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011

Go Bananas

Norridge Amusement Reopens After Deadly Accident

The Go Bananas indoor amusement park reopened on Friday, but a roller coaster on which a 3-year-old boy died last weekend remains closed.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2011

Car window broken. (Photo by Getty Images)

One Night, Nine Vehicle Break-Ins

Nine vehicles were broken into and several items were stolen from them within three hours.

11/04/2010

Crash

Driver Hits 2 Cars, Dies On Kennedy Off-Ramp

A motorist died after striking two vehicles Monday night while exiting the Kennedy Expressway at Harlem Avenue.

10/26/2010

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