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7 Injured In Gun Violence Since Thursday Night

At least seven people were injured in shootings across the city Thursday night and early Friday. A Chicago Police officer also shot a teen who ran from officers during a street stop early Friday in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.

06/14/2013

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5 Hurt In Crash In Portage Park

Five people, at least one of them a child, were injured in a traffic crash on the Portage Park neighborhood Tuesday morning.

05/07/2013

Dennis Tisdale still shows the effects of a brutal beating. (CBS)

Beating Victim Pleads For Help Finding Suspect

Dennis Tisdale was beaten so severely with a bat he went into a coma. Now, for the first time, that victim is speaking out about what happened and the search for suspect, who is still out there. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

04/26/2013

Police investigate a crash at Foster and Nagle avenues, after a road rage incident a few miles away on March 22, 2013. A man was shot in the back in the Mayfair neighborhood, and both the victim and the shooter crashed into each other a few miles away at Foster and Nagle. (Credit: CBS)

Road Rage Shooting Leads To Crash In Jefferson Park

Two people were hospitalized Friday morning, after a road rage shooting in the Portage Park neighborhood led to a two-vehicle crash a couple miles away in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.

03/22/2013

A police sketch of a man who beat a pedestrian with a baseball bat in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side earlier this month. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Release Sketch Of Bat-Wielding Man Who Attacked Couple

Chicago Police have released a sketch of a man who used a baseball bat to brutally beat a father of four in Jefferson Park.

03/20/2013

Authorities released this sketch of a man suspected of trying to sexually assault a woman Feb. 7, in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.  (Credit: Chicago Police)

Sketch Released In Attempted Sexual Assault In Portage Park

Authorities are releasing a sketch of a man who tried to sexually assault a woman Thursday morning in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.

02/09/2013

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1 Dead, 4 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One person is dead and three others wounded from gun violence in the city between Friday evening and Saturday morning.

02/02/2013

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Man Fatally Shot On NW Side

A man was fatally shot Friday night on the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood block where he lived.

02/02/2013

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Girl Scouts Urge Mayor To Bring Blue Cart Recycling To Their Neighborhoods

About 70 Girl Scouts from the Portage Park and Jefferson Park neighborhoods turned a photo session with Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday into an opportunity to make their case for more neighborhood recycling.

WBBM Newsradio–01/17/2013

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Chicago Thanksgiving Celebrations For The Family

Halloween and Christmas aren’t the only holidays with numerous activities for families in Chicago. Thanksgiving events and celebrations are a great way to enjoy the holiday with your family while spending quality time and giving thanks.

11/16/2012

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Weekend Gunfire Leaves 3 Dead, 26 Wounded

Gunfire over the weekend left three men dead and at least 26 others wounded, from Portage Park to Auburn-Gresham.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

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

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6 More Chicago Park District Pools Open; 2 Still Closed

Six Chicago Park District outdoor swimming pools throughout the city opened Sunday after being closed for repairs.

06/24/2012

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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

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Police Seek Man Who Exposed Himself To Girls In Portage Park

Police are looking for a man suspected of exposing himself to two young girls as they walked home from school April 12 in Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.

05/09/2012

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14-Year-Old Critically Injured In NW Side Stabbing

A 14-year-old boy was critically injured when another young man he had been having an argument with stabbed him in the back in the Portage Park neighborhood Friday night.

04/14/2012

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Man Shot Dead In Portage Park Alley

Police are investigating a deadly shooting in the Portage Park neighborhood overnight.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

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

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

Film Buffs Fear Curtain May Be Lowering On Iconic Movie House

The Portage Theater has seen better days, and now they may be numbered, if a North Side church buys the property. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

03/23/2012

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Three Men Shot In Portage Park

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

02/12/2012

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