Lincoln Park

Artistic rendering of new residential towers at the old Children's Memorial Hospital site in Lincoln Park. (Credit: McCaffery Interests)

City Panel Backs $300M Redevelopment Of Old Children’s Memorial Site

The Chicago Plan Commission has given its approval for the hotly-disputed proposal for a $300 million redevelopment of the old Children’s Memorial Hospital site, over objections from Lincoln Park residents.

WBBM Newsradio–02/21/2014

Arthur Nielsen (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Serial Burglar Arrested In Lincoln Park

Police say they’ve caught a serial burglar in the act.

02/13/2014

Charlie Trotter's home kitchen.  (Credit: Koenig & Strey)

Charlie Trotter’s Lincoln Park Home For Sale

The home of late celebrity chef Charlie Trotter was placed for sale this week.

02/06/2014

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

Darrell Moore (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Man Convicted Of Raping Lincoln Park Woman During 2010 Home Invasion

Darrell Moore and three co-defendants entered the victim’s home in the 1100 block of West Dickens Avenue by going through an open window on the porch. Moore then sexually assault the woman and threatened to kill her if she did not obey him.

01/10/2014

Fire crews battle an apartment blaze early Wednesday in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. (Photo from NVP News Video)

Firefighters Extinguish Lincoln Park Fire

The blaze broke out overnight at a three-story apartment building in the 300 block of West Webster Avenue.

01/08/2014

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Woman Killed In Lincoln Park Crash

A woman died Saturday morning after a crash in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side.

12/01/2013

One person was killed in a single-car crash about 11:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Lake Shore Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. (Credit: NVP Video)

Man Killed In Lake Shore Drive Crash In Lincoln Park

The crash happened about 11:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Lake Shore Drive, police said. A car hit a light pole on the driver’s side.

11/04/2013

Chicago firefighters respond to an extra-alarm fire at Roy's Furniture at 2455 N. Sheffield Av. on May 29, 2012. (Photo courtesy: Tebitha Kulikowska)

Nearly 18 Months After Devastating Fire, Roy’s Furniture Returns To Lincoln Park

The family-owned business at 2455 N. Sheffield Av. was reduced to rubble in an extra-alarm blaze in May 2012. A brand new building opened last week at the site of the old store.

10/25/2013

A police officer stands guard outside a Walgreens in the 1500 block of West Fullerton Avenue, after a shooting victim walked into the store and collapsed on Oct. 16, 2013.

Man Collapses In Lincoln Park Walgreen’s After Being Shot

A man walked into a Lincoln Park neighborhood Walgreen’s after he was shot in the chest Wednesday night.

10/16/2013

Fountain Girl, a statue in Lincoln Park (Credit: LNS)

Sculpture In Lincoln Park Replaced Decades After Being Stolen

The statue is called fountain girl. It is a bronze girl on a granite pedestal with a bowl in her hands dripping water into a pool.

10/02/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Off-Duty Officer Kills Burglary Suspect In Lincoln Park

An off-duty Chicago Police officer shot and killed a suspected burglar in the North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood late Saturday.

09/02/2013

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Off-Duty Officer Fatally Shoots Burglary Suspect In Lincoln Park

An off-duty Chicago cop shot and killed a burglary suspect late Saturday in Lincoln Park.

09/01/2013

The tank from a water tower fell to the ground in Lakeview, hitting several vehicles, and injuring three people on July 31, 2013 (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Couple Injured By Falling Water Tank Files Lawsuit

Lauren Hussar, 27, and Jack Baginski, 29, seek unspecified damages in the complaint filed Friday.

08/02/2013

Goose Island

Original Goose Island Brew Pub Closing

The original Goose Island brewery on North Clybourn will be closing after the owners were unable to reach a new deal on their lease.

06/20/2013

Four people were taken to the hospital and about a dozen others suffered bumps, bruises and scrapes after the deck they were standing on collapsed in southwest suburban Frankfort on June 9, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Deck Dangers Can Be Hidden, Expert Says

A deck collapse in Miami that injured dozens of people, may have some in Chicago asking if their deck is safe.

06/14/2013

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Man Robbed Near DePaul Campus

A man was robbed Saturday night near the DePaul University campus in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

06/03/2013

Damage caused by a tornado Monday, May 20, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (Credit: Brett Deering/ Getty Images)

Pets From Tornado-Ravaged Town Find Fresh Start In Chicago

Lori Gentile began to cry when she saw the parade of dogs and cats — including the newest member of the Gentile family — scampering down the sidewalk into PAWS Chicago’s Lincoln Park adoption center Monday.

05/28/2013

The so-called "Mummy Bandit" robs a TCF Bank branch at at 4250 N. Lincoln Av. on April 7, 2013. The FBI has said a man with his face wrapped in tape has robbed at least five banks, but charges have only been filed in the April 7 heist. Erwin Acox, of the 5100 block of North Kimball Avenue, was charged in that robbery. (Credit: FBI)

FBI Not Sure Yet If Suspect In Sunday Bank Heist Was ‘Mummy Bandit’

A 39-year-old man has been charged with robbing a Lincoln Park bank with his face wrapped in tape, but federal authorities have not yet officially tied him to a string of bank robberies committed by the so-called “Mummy Bandit.”

04/09/2013

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Man Charged With Lincoln Park Burglaries

A South Side man appears in bond court today – accused of burglarizing four businesses in a strip mall in the Clybourn Corridor.

03/31/2013

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