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3 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Three men are dead and at least 23 other people wounded from gun violence across the city since Friday night.

07/22/2012

The Portage Theater's movie-revival operation would cease if a North Side church buys the property. (CBS)

Church Calls Off Plan To Buy Portage Theater

A local megachurch has withdrawn its move to buy the historic Portage Theater on Milwaukee Avenue and turn it into space for its congregation.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2012

Sears Smash -And -Grab

2 Weeks, 3 Smash-And-Grab Retail Thefts

For the third time in just the past few weeks, police are trying to find some brazen thieves who get into stores by smashing their way in.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

American Science And Surplus

Find Everything Under The Sun At American Science And Surplus

You never know what you’re going to find next at one of American Science and Surplus’ stores, or in its catalog.

WBBM Newsradio–06/11/2012

Logan Square Standoff

Logan Square Standoff Ends With Man’s Arrest

One man was in police custody Thursday morning, after holding Chicago Police officers and SWAT teams at bay for more than three hours in the Logan Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2012

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7 Dead, At Least 21 Wounded In Weekend Violence

Seven people are dead and at least another 21 people have been wounded in acts of violence across the city since Friday afternoon.

05/13/2012

An SUV crashed into the Jefferson Park post office branch on April 17, 2012. The driver was hospitalized, but no one else was hurt. (Credit: CBS)

SUV Slams Into Jefferson Park Post Office

An SUV crashed into a post office on the Northwest Side late Tuesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

The Portage Theater's movie-revival operation would cease if a North Side church buys the property. (CBS)

Supporters Rally To Save Portage Theater

Supporters rallied Monday to save the Portage Theater, one of the city’s oldest movie houses.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Bicyclist Who Chased Woman’s Attacker: ‘I Had To Do It’

A bicyclist chased and tackled an alleged purse-snatcher because he was upset the man had targeted a 75-year-old woman.

03/11/2012

Chicago Police officer Sean Patrick Dailey charged with disorderly conduct for making a false police report to avoid a DUI in Niles.  (Photo Courtesy Chicago Sun-Times)

Cop Accused Of Calling In Fake Bar Fight To Escape DUI Arrest

A Chicago Police officer falsely reported a raucous bar fight so he could avoid a possible DUI arrest in northwest suburban Niles, Cook County prosecutors said Wednesday.

02/29/2012

Shooting

Three Men Shot In Portage Park

Three men were shot early Sunday in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

02/12/2012

Northwest Side Robberies

Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side Neighborhoods

Police are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

Pulaski Road Shooting

Man Shot, Wounded In Avondale

A man was recovering Friday morning after being shot several times in the Northwest Side’s Avondale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Smoke On Train Leads To Fire Response, Blue Line Delays

Power was shut off to part of the CTA Blue Line Sunday morning as fire personnel investigate reports of smoke in a subway in the River West neighborhood.

01/22/2012

Rape Rally

Dozens Rally Against Rape After Attack Near Congress Theater

A rally against violence was held in Chicago Monday night, near the scene where a teenage girl from Highland Park was sexually assaulted and left unconscious on New Year’s Eve.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

An 18-year-old woman was raped Saturday night near the Congress Theater in Logan Square. (CBS)

As Many As 8 Questioned In Brutal Rape Near Congress Theater

Police are investigating as many as eight suspects in the brutal beating and sexual assault of a teenage girl outside the Congress Theater in Logan Square.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

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Man Dies After Falling Down Stairs At Restaurant

An intoxicated 71-year-old man died Friday night after falling down the stairs at a popular Northwest Side restaurant.

11/20/2011

Fantasy Costumes

Crowds Flock To Fantasy Costume Before Halloween

If you want to know what’s hot this Halloween, just look at the most prominent world headlines over the past several months.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

Bloomingdale Trail

Empty Bucktown Lot Set To Become Access Point For Bloomingdale Trail

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday took a step forward in the plan to convert an old and defunct elevated rail line into a linear park.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Crashing Into Building

A man suspected of carjacking an SUV has been arrested and taken to a hospital after crashing the vehicle into a Logan Square building while fleeing from police.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

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