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Police Warn Of Sexual Assault In Lincoln Park

Police said, sometime late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, a 24-year-old woman was attacked while she was walking in the 2500 block of North Lincoln Avenue.

10/01/2014

Renderings show retail, office and hotel complex planned for the site of the former Purple Hotel at Touhy and Lincoln in Lincolnwood. (Credit: North Capital Group)

New Hotel, Grocery Store Planned For Purple Hotel Site

The Lincolnwood Village Board recently approved a $27 million incentive package for the proposed Shoppes at Lincoln Pointe.

07/21/2014

Firefighters work to put out a blaze in south suburban Dolton, at a home the fire chief said was "packed to the gills" with junk. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Hoarders’ House In Dolton Destroyed By Fire

A house in south suburban Dolton was destroyed in an early morning fire, after firefighters were unable to get inside, due to the house being “packed to the gills” with junk.

07/16/2014

Marquise Boyd (left) and Haili Bernard (right) are charged with armed robbery in a holdup at a Dairy Queen where Boyd works. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Dairy Queen Employee Helped Plan Armed Robbery

A Dairy Queen employee allegedly helped carry out an armed robbery Sunday night at the Lincoln Park store where he works.

06/04/2014

Drivers pass the scene of a Northwest SIde motorcycle accident that left one man dead early Monday. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Motorcyclist Killed In NW Side Crash

About 12:40 a.m., the 28-year-old was driving north “at a high rate of speed” in the 5500 block of North Lincoln Avenue when his motorcycle struck a curb near the intersection of West Catalpa Avenue and he was ejected.

05/19/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out at a Lincoln Park neighborhood apartment building about 3:10 a.m. Friday in the 2600 block of North Lincoln Avenue. (Credit: Sam Charles/for Sun-Times Media)

Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Fire In Lincoln Park

Firefighters responded to the 2-11 blaze at the three-story building about 3:10 a.m. in the 2600 block of North Lincoln Avenue.

01/24/2014

Cordero Sims (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Lincoln Square Murder

A Naperville man was charged with murder for allegedly shooting a man to death in a McDonald’s parking lot in the Lincoln Square neighborhood Monday night.

11/22/2013

Rescue crews work to find the body of a man who fell into the Chicago River near Lincoln and Peterson avenues on Aug. 15, 2013. (Credit: CapturedNews Video)

Man Falls To Death In Chicago River After Heated Argument

A 32-year-old man who plunged to his death from a bridge spanning the North Shore Channel early Friday was seen arguing with another man moments before he fell.

08/16/2013

Surveillance video of an iPhone theft at the Universal Sole in Lakeview.

Thieves Caught On Camera Stealing Employees’ iPhones At Lakeview Store

It is estimated that this year as many as a million-and-a-half iPhones and smart phones will be stolen. One runner’s store, the Universal Sole, on North Lincoln Avenue is one of the locations where it has already happened.

07/01/2013

Kimberlynn Bolanos allegedly stabbed her son to death May 30 in a North Side motel. (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Mom Admitted Stabbing Baby To Death At North Side Motel: Prosecutors

The only regret Kimberlynn Bolanos told authorities she had after stabbing the boy nearly 30 times was that she “wasn’t sure if her baby was dead and that she would feel better if he was dead,” Assistant State’s Attorney Bridget O’Brien said.

06/07/2013

Chicago police investigate at the Diplomat Motel in the 5200 block of North Lincoln Avenue, after a baby boy was found stabbed to death, and his mother severely wounded in a motel room. Police believe it was a case of murder and attempted suicide. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Charged With Stabbing Baby To Death

A 21-year-old woman has been charged with killing her 5-month-old son at a North Side motel on Thursday, in what police said was an apparent murder-suicide attempt.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2013

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Baby Slain, Mother Critically Hurt In Apparent Murder-Suicide Attempt

A baby boy was killed and his mother was critically wounded, in a stabbing police believe was a murder-suicide.

05/30/2013

Assorted cash. (Marissa Villarrubia/InstaGram)

Same Man Likely Robbed Two North Side Stores

Chicago police are investigating two robberies early Wednesday morning that may have been committed by the same man.

02/06/2013

A sign for the Lincoln Avenue No. 11 bus route. (CBS)

Seniors Lobby CTA To Save Lincoln Avenue Bus Route On North Side

Seniors say the portion of this route now on the endangered list keeps them connected to city life. They took their concerns to a CTA hearing Monday night. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

12/10/2012

Skokie Accident

Car Slams Into Building In Skokie, Causes Major Damage

Structural engineers were checking out a building in Skokie Tuesday morning after as high-speed crash.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

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Neighbors Fight CTA’s Plan To Cut Most Of Lincoln Avenue Bus Route

Some neighbors are furious at a plan by the Chicago Transit Authority that would the No. 11 Lincoln Avenue bus from Lincoln Square to Lincoln Park.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Lincoln Avenue Water Main Break

Water Main Break Shuts Down Lincoln Avenue Near Armitage

Traffic was disrupted early Monday when a water main broke and flooded busy Lincoln Avenue in the Lincoln Park-Old Town neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

Larchmont Avenue Fire

Fire Rips Through 3 Homes Near Lincoln And Irving Park

Firefighters remained on the scene early Tuesday, after flames roared through three homes in the North Center neighborhood, near the busy junction of Lincoln and Damen avenues and Irving Park Road.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Children's Memorial Hospital

Fullerton Avenue To Close All Day Saturday As Children’s Memorial Moves

A full 130 years after opening its first facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Children’s Memorial Hospital is leaving the neighborhood behind for a shiny new facility in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

'Home Alone' House

‘Home Alone’ House Sells For $1.585 Million

he Winnetka house made famous in the movie “Home Alone” has been sold for $1.585 million, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2012

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