Logan Square

2015-05-14 10.03.14

New Logan Square Mural Sends “Greetings From” Chicago

Chicago’s skyline emerges, shadowy and gray, from the California stop on the CTA’s Blue Line. Below the elevated tracks, a colorful postcard offers riders a friendly greeting.

05/14/2015

Chicago police investigate after three 19-year-old men were shot, two of them fatally, in the 200 block of West 107th Street on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS)

3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

Late Wednesday night, one man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting outside of a Logan Square neighborhood store on the Northwest Side, police said.

05/14/2015

Police investigate after two men were shot in the parking lot of FoodSmart Urban Market, 2901 W. Armitage Ave. (Credit: Ashlee Rezin for Sun-Times Media)

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Shooting Outside Logan Square Store

Two men, ages 19 and 33, got into a fight with two other males about 11:10 p.m. in the parking lot of FoodSmart Urban Market, 2901 W. Armitage Ave., when one male pulled out a gun and fired shots, police said.

05/14/2015

Herbert Pulgar (Credit: Chicago Police)

Teen Whose City Sticker Design Was Disqualified Arrested For Driving Stolen Van

A Logan Square teenager who first made headlines in 2012 when he designed the winning city sticker, only to have it pulled over concerns it contained gang signs, was arrested Tuesday for driving a stolen van.

05/13/2015

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Two Chicago Cops Hailed For Using Tourniquet To Save Wounded Teen

Chicago police officers are getting some of the same training as paramedics and firefighters, and a local teenager is thankful for that, reports WBBM’s Veronica Carter.

05/11/2015

Everardo Custodio (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Uber Driver With Concealed Carry Permit Shoots Gunman In Logan Square

An Uber driver put his concealed carry permit to use Friday night when he pulled a handgun and opened fire on a man he saw firing a pistol into a group of people on a Logan Square sidewalk, according to prosecutors.

04/20/2015

A Chicago ambulance (CBS)

Autopsy: Woman Strangled In Logan Square

A woman found dead Wednesday evening in the Logan Square neighborhood was strangled, an autopsy revealed.

04/19/2015

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Police: Attacker Shot In Logan Square, Charges Pending

A man shot another man in self-defense Friday night in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.

04/18/2015

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2 Dead, 6 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

About 11:15 a.m., a man was shot to death in the South Chicago neighborhood. Devante Warnsby, 21, was walking in the 8400 block of South Essex when a gray car pulled up and a male inside opened fire, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

04/09/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Wounded In Logan Square Shooting

Shortly before 3 a.m., a 24-year-old man was walking in the 2700 block of West Bloomingdale Avenue when a light-colored vehicle pulled up and someone with a gun got out and shot him in the armpit, police said.

04/08/2015

Alfredo Medina and Vanessa Marchan (Credit: Chicago Police)

Pair Charged In String Of Armed Robberies

Alfredo Medina is accused of holding up the stores at gun- or knife-point while Vanessa Marchan allegedly drove the getaway car for the robberies that happened between Feb. 1 and March 25, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

03/27/2015

Chicago Police photo

Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Logan Square

Police are cautioning residents of the Logan Square neighborhood after three armed robberies were reported within a block of each other in the last two weeks.

03/24/2015

Authorities investigate after a Logan Square drive-by shooting late Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed In Logan Square

About 11:40 p.m., the 31-year-old was sitting in an SUV parked in the 2000 block of West Fullerton Avenue when a gray pickup truck pulled up and someone inside fired shots, police said.

02/20/2015

A Chicago Police squad car crashed into another vehicle in the Logan Square neighborhood on Thursday, injuring two officers. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Chicago Police Officers Injured In Logan Square Crash

The officers were responding to a call about 10:45 p.m. and driving southbound with emergency lights on in the 2000 block of North Western Avenue when the squad car crashed into another vehicle driving westbound on Armitage Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.

01/02/2015

An SUV was involved in a rollover crash early Wednesday on the outbiund Kennedy Expressway near Fullerton. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Hurt In Rollover Crash On Kennedy Expressway

One person was injured in a rollover crash involving an SUV and a truck early Wednesday on the Kennedy Expressway in the Logan Square neighborhood.

12/31/2014

Police have released this surveillance image in connection with a Wednesday attack in Logan Square. (Chicago Police)

Armed Robber Attacks Woman In Logan Square: Police

Chicago police have released a surveillance image from the attempted robbery and rape from early Wednesday.

12/19/2014

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Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In Chicago

Viewing the holiday lights and decor this holiday season is a must for the family, couples and individuals looking for a low-cost way to take in the pleasures of the holiday season.

12/19/2014

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Robbers Knocking Women Down, Robbing Them On NW Side

Women are being targeted in a series of violent robberies in the Northwest Side Avondale and Logan Square neighborhoods, according to a community alert issued by Chicago Police.

11/17/2014

Isaiah Camacho (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Arson In Logan Square Blaze That Injured Firefighter

Isaiah M. Camacho, 18, of the 4700 block of West Deming, was charged with one count of aggravated arson, Chicago Police announced Wednesday night.

10/23/2014

Firefighters at the scene of a blaze early Wednesday in the 3500 block of West Palmer. (Photo credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Charged In Logan Square Arson Fire

Crews were called shortly after 3 a.m. to the fire in the 3500 block of West Palmer Street, police and fire officials said. The fire started in a vacant two-story building and spread to an adjacent two-story building which was occupied.

10/22/2014

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