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This screen grab of a surveillance video shows a man smash his way into a South Loop restaurant. (Bull Chicks)

WATCH: Thief Breaks Into South Loop Restaurant, Steals $2,000

It happened at around 4:30 a.m. Monday near Wabash and Harrison. Within seconds, owners say the criminal swiped $2,000. The owners think the same guy also broke in two weeks ago and stole $3,000.

09/01/2014

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Tim’s Place: Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Hugs

Whether you live in Albuquerque or Chicago, who couldn’t use a hearty breakfast with a side of hugs?

07/18/2014

Three men were shot inside the Pumpkin's Place restaurant Friday night at 1426 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood. | photo by Reema Amin/for Sun-Times Media

Masked Gunman Shoots Three Inside Maywood Restaurant

The shooting happened about 5:45 p.m. at Pumpkin’s Place, 1426 S. 5th Ave., according to Maywood Police.

02/21/2014

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Man Fatally Shot At Aurora Restaurant

Two male suspects were seen running east from the restaurant, police said. Aurora police are investigating.

01/13/2014

Uniformed Chicago police officers were spotted taking lunch breaks at Bourbon Street in Merrionnette Park, even though department rules say lunch breaks should be taken within their district. Other plain clothes officers also were seen there for nearly two hours, although lunch breaks are limited to 30 to 60 minutes. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Cops Assigned To High-Crime Area Watch Bears Game — For Nearly Two Hours

On Dec. 29, a group of on-duty plainclothes officers lingered at a Merrionette Park restaurant. CBS 2′s Pam Zekman reports.

01/13/2014

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Two Shot In South Chicago Restaurant

Two males wearing all back walked into the restaurant in the 8800 block of South Commercial Avenue at 7:18 p.m. and fired shots.

11/08/2013

Charlie Trotter outside his now closed restaurant. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM Newsradio)

Students Accuse Chef Charlie Trotter Of Kicking Them Out

Celebrity chef Charlie Trotter left a group of After School Matters photography students scratching their heads Thursday night after they said he insulted them and kicked them out of his restaurant

08/30/2013

Nick Theilgaard (left) collapsed while dining at an Orland Park restaurant, and nurse Sarah Kane (right) and her fiancee performed CPR to save him. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Nurse Saves Teen Who Collapsed At Suburban Restaurant

A pediatric cardiac nurse practitioner and her podiatrist fiancée were in the right place at the right time while out for dinner on Sunday, and a 16-year old boy is still alive due to her quick thinking.

07/10/2013

Alexander Pera (Credit: Lincolnshire Police)

Restaurant Manager Stole IDs To Pay For Disney Trips

He may be the world’s biggest Disney fan, but a local restaurant manager is in huge trouble with the law for the way he allegedly paid for 15 recent Disney trips.

07/08/2013

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Man Shot And Killed Inside Greater Grand Crossing Restaurant

Brandon Byars was inside the restaurant in the 500 block of East 79th Street when a gunman on the outside saw him and opened fire, shooting him several times in the back.

05/14/2013

Firefighters work to put out a fire in the storeroom of Myron & Phil's, a steakhouse in Lincolnwood, on May 8, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Breaks Out At Lincolnwood Restaurant Shortly After Founder’s Death

Myron Freedman died Wednesday at the age of 95. A short time later, a fire broke out in the storeroom of Myron & Phil’s, the steakhouse and seafood restaurant he and his brother founded 43 years ago.

WBBM Newsradio–05/08/2013

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New Restaurant Open On Michigan Avenue In Iconic Tribune Tower

A new restaurant on Michigan Avenue called Howells & Hood just opened at the base of the historic Tribune Tower. The venue is using its name to pay homage to the iconic building’s original architects, and promises a wide array of delicious food and a huge expanse of over 360 beer draught faucets.

03/16/2013

Firefighters battle a blaze at Lillie's Q restaurant in Bucktown on March 15, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Closes Popular Bucktown BBQ Restaurant

A late-night fire believed to have started in a hot water heater in the basement significantly damaged a popular Bucktown barbecue restaurant, and apartments located above.

03/15/2013

Former Illinois Governor George Ryan speaks to the news media at the federal courthouse following a verdict of guilty on all counts in his corruption trial April 17, 2006  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Attorney: George Ryan Broke No Rules In Weekend Trip To Restaurant

George Ryan’s lawyer said Tuesday that the former governor did nothing wrong when he went out to dinner with family and a few friends on Sunday, despite being on home confinement through early July.

WBBM Newsradio–02/19/2013

Richton Park Couple Charged With Using Illegal Workers At Indiana Restaurant

More than two years after his Northwest Indiana restaurant was raided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, a Richton Park man and his wife now face federal charges connected to that and a child day care business they ran.

11/30/2012

Anthony White, 36, has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a Subway restaurant employee in February. (CBS)

Suspect Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Subway Restaurant Employee

Chicago police said Anthony White, 36, was arrested Thursday after an informant told authorities he was the armed robber responsible for the death of Lynn Ward, 54.

10/19/2012

Legendary Chicago chef Charlie Trotter calls it a career Friday night as he prepared to close his namesake gourmet restaurant for good. (CBS)

Charlie Trotter’s Serves Its Last Meal

You couldn’t tell that an era was ending just by looking at Charlie Trotter’s fabled kitchen. Cooks were hard at work as usual, preparing another magnificent meal.

08/31/2012

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Adventures Along The Chicago River

There’s a lot more to the Chicago River than watching it get dyed green on St. Patrick’s Day. The Chicago River offers great places to eat, drink and enjoy some time on the water. From walking to boating, there are some amazing hidden adventures to be found along the Chicago River.

08/09/2012

Nicholas Claxton, 23, is charged with cyber-stalking and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Accused Of Sending Threatening Photo After He Was Fired

A Pilsen man was behind bars Tuesday night, accused of threatening a former co-worker in west suburban Oak Park.

CBS 2–08/07/2012

The Ashford House restaurant in Tinley Park. (Credit: CBS)

Source: Group Beaten At Tinley Park Restaurant Tied To White Supremacists

A law enforcement source Sunday said the group beaten at a Tinley Park restaurant Saturday was made up of white supremacists, and those who assaulted them were protesters attacking their beliefs.

05/20/2012

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