A South Side alderman calls it a “cancer” on his community: An anti-government group illegally moving into homes in foreclosure, and now two of the four men charged have been arrested.
Three Animal Care & Control workers went into the home in the 9100 block of South Paxton Avenue through a broken window, and captured the dogs using snares
Animal welfare workers are planning to remove a pair of dogs that were apparently abandoned by their owners and locked inside an empty house.
It’s not exactly news the American dream of owning a home has become a nightmare for many, but what about those still dutifully paying their mortgage, only to have neighbors live rent-free? It’s not legal in this case. We’re talking squatting.
Firefighters had to pull out two squatters from a vacant West Side building that caught fire early this morning.
A southwest suburban man was ordered held on $1 million bond Thursday for allegedly beating and robbing two women squatters and leaving them for dead in a South Side building Tuesday.