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2 Killed, 12 Wounded In Monday Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was killed and a woman was wounded Monday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

08/18/2015

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Young Father Slain Near Irving Park Home While Walking To Work

Manuel Arizaga, 34, lived on the 3600 block of North Saint Louis Avenue with his wife and 1-year-old daughter. He was walking to work around 4:30 a.m. Friday, when he was gunned down in an alley at Waveland and Drake avenues.

07/17/2015

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Man Killed In Irving Park Shooting

Manuel Arizaga was shot and killed while walking to work Friday morning, less than a block from the home he shared with his wife and baby girl in the Irving Park neighborhood, according to his family.

07/17/2015

An evidence marker and a shell casing on the street at the scene of a shooting in the Irving Park neighborhood. (Credit: Sun-Times Media)

Man Wounded In Irving Park Shooting

About 5:30 p.m., the 31-year-old was in a vehicle in the 3500 block of West Irving Park Road when another male walked up and shot him in the chest, shoulder and left arm , police said.

06/30/2015

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Man Critically Wounded In Irving Park Shooting

About 5:30 p.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the chest, shoulder and left arm in the 3900 block of North Central Park Avenue, police said.

06/30/2015

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Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Irving Park

Both robberies occurred in the 4300 block of North Francisco Avenue, according to an alert from Area North detectives. The first was on May 27 at 2:50 a.m., while the second occurred on June 7 at 3:50 p.m.

06/10/2015

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12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s most recent fatal shooting happened Monday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. About 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and the leg in the 4900 block of West Erie, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.

05/26/2015

A 4-year-old boy suffered second-degree burns to more than 75 percent of his body in a fire on the Northwest Side Sunday morning. | NVP News

Arson Investigated In NW Side Fire That Critically Injured 4-Year-Old Boy

A fire in the Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side left a 4-year-old boy hospitalized with second-degree burns to more than 75 percent of his body early Sunday.

05/17/2015

Investigators are looking into whether or not the grocery store was broken into prior tot he fire. (Credit: CBS)

Grocery Store Owner Says Alarm Went Off Prior To Blaze

Windy City Produce, a grocery store in Irving Park, was gutted early Monday, after an extra-alarm blaze tore through the building, causing part of the roof to collapse.

04/20/2015

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Woman Killed By Blue Line Train In Irving Park

The incident occurred about 6:30 a.m. when the woman was hit by an O’Hare-bound train at the Irving Park stop, CTA spokeswoman Catherine Hosinski said.

04/10/2015

Four people suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a crash early Sunday in the Irving Park neighborhood. / photo from Network Video Productions

Four Hurt In Irving Park Crash

Four people were hurt in a crash involving a van and a taxi early Sunday in the Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

02/15/2015

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Police: Pair Tried To Lure Children With Candy In Irving Park

Police are searching for two men who tried to lure a boy and a girl with candy Tuesday afternoon in the Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

01/24/2015

Pickpockets are targeting elderly woman at a grocery store in the North Side Irving Park neighborhood; here is a surveillance image of two suspects. (Chicago Police)

Police: Pickpockets Target Elderly Women In North Side Neighborhood

The robberies both happened in the 3500 block of North Elston, the first about 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 6 and the second about 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 29, according to a community alert from Area North detectives.

01/01/2015

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1 Dead, 35 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Ronnie Amos, 42, was found shot in the 3600 block of West Chicago Avenue at 8:54 a.m. on Saturday, authorities said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:26 a.m.

06/30/2014

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7 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Erik Kall, 27, was shot several times in the 6200 block of South Francisco Avenue shortly after 10 p.m.

06/02/2014

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The Best Damn Pothole Fix. Period

As the mayor’s office will tell you, city crews have been hard at work filling a bazillion potholes created by the brutal, historic winter.

04/24/2014

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Bicyclist Struck, Critically Injured By SUV

The driver of the Chevrolet Suburban was heading north on Milwaukee Avenue and turning left on Addison Street when they struck the bicyclist at 9:45 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan said.

03/31/2014

Firefighters battle an extra-alarm blaze at an auto repair shop in Irving Park. (Credit: CBS)

Auto Repair Shop Gutted By Extra-Alarm Fire

The fire started around 3 a.m. at a business in the 2700 block of West Irving Park Road, and extra crews were quickly called in, as intense flames were shooting through the roof shortly after the first crews arrived.

03/10/2014

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Man Slashed In The Face In Irving Park

The 36-year-old man was slashed about 1:10 a.m. in the 4100 block of West Belle Plaine Avenue.

01/15/2014

Three Chicago police officers were injured when an SUV turned in front of their squad car, causing a crash Thursday night. (Credit: NVP News Video)

3 Officers Hurt In Northwest Side Crash

The officers’ unmarked squad car was traveling north in the 3800 block of North Pulaski Road about 11 p.m., when an SUV traveling south turned left in front of the police vehicle, causing the crash.

01/03/2014

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