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A woman tried to rob this Community Bank in Lincoln Square. (CBS)

Woman Says Desperation Led Her To Bank Robbery Attempt

A woman who told investigators she was desperate because her unemployment benefits had run out has been charged with the attempted robbery of a bank in the North Side Lincoln Square neighborhood.


Admon Shasho, 27, is charged with raping and trying to rob a woman in the North Center neighborhood on April 14, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In Lincoln Square

A 27-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, after sexually assaulting a woman in an alley in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2012

Old Town School Of Folk Music

Old Town School Of Folk Music Unveils State-Of-The-Art Addition

The Old Town School of Folk Music has unveiled its new, state-of-the-art addition.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

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Daily Deal Sites Blamed For Driving Restaurant Out Of Business

Popular daily deal sites are blamed for driving a hot dog diner into debt.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011


Man Charged In 2009 Murder Of Lincoln Square Bar Owner

A man has been charged with the murder of a Lincoln Square bar owner who was brutally beaten in an attack outside the bar two years ago.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011

A warning sign was placed in a Lincoln Square alley after the city baited for rats, based on numerous complaints from local residents. (Credit: CBS)

Lincoln Square Block Being Overrun By Rats

An invasion in Lincoln Square is making local residents’ skin crawl. Rats – some say up to 20 at a time – have been scampering through people’s yards.

CBS 2–09/14/2011

Jorge Hernandez (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Fight Over Woman In Lincoln Square Lands Texas Man In Jail

A man is behind bars Wednesday, after a weekend brawl in the Lincoln Square neighborhood left a woman and her boyfriend hospitalized.


Virginia Avenue Fire

Man Severely Burned In Lincoln Square Fire

A man was hospitalized early Monday after being severely burned in a fire in the Lincoln Square neighborhood, just steps from the North Branch of the Chicago River.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

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Made In Chicago: Rich Chocolates & Candies

In a kitchen just north of Lincoln Square, Lauren Pett whips up sweets for Rich Chocolates and Candies.