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Vandals Decapitate Statues, Egg Nativity Scene At Berwyn Church

A west suburban church was vandalized and, according to the pastor, two young people have been arrested and charged with misdemeanors.

12/10/2014

Workers remove the Ernie Banks statue from its base outside Wrigley Field, to take it away for restoration during the offseason. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Banks, Caray Statues At Wrigley Hauled Off For Restoration

The Ernie Banks and Harry Caray statues were removed from outside Wrigley Field on Wednesday, to be restored during the offseason while renovations are underway inside and outside the stadium itself.

10/01/2014

Slain Chicago police Officer Michael Ceriale is honored with a painted sculpture in the downtown. (CBS/Bob Roberts)

Fallen Officers Honored With Public Art Installation

Seventy-five sculptures of horses — each dedicated to a different slain Chicago police officer — are beginning to appear along the Magnificent Mile.

09/13/2014

A Grant Park art installation called "Borders" which was hit by taggers. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Taggers Deface Statues In Grant Park Art Installation

Vandals struck overnight in Grant Park, defacing a popular art installation of human figures in the park near the corner of Michigan and Jackson.

04/05/2014

The Picasso statue at Daley Plaza (Credit: CBS)

DeKalb Dentist Publishes Guidebook Of Chicago Area Statues

A retired DeKalb dentist has corrected a monumental oversight, by printing his own book listing all the statues and monuments in Chicago.

07/06/2012

Waukegan Statues

Statues Stolen From Waukegan Library Were Melted Down At Scrapyard

Police say the theft of two bronze statues from the courtyard at the Waukegan Public Library has been solved, but the statues are gone.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012