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Police: Fake Cops Conning Streeterville Seniors

Police are cautioning senior citizens who live in the Streeterville neighborhood after two men posed as police officers to con residents out of “large” amounts of money.

01/19/2014

ATM

Teens Try To Rob Empty ATM Inside Closed Dominick’s

Two teenagers are in police custody after they tried to rob an ATM, which turned out to be empty, inside a closed Dominick’s store Thursday morning in Streeterville.

01/02/2014

A rendering of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture and Payette's design for a biomedical research center on Northwestern University's medical campus in Streeterville. (Credit: Northwestern University)

Northwestern Seeks Input On 3 Designs For New Biomedical Research Center

After a long fight with preservationists, Northwestern University is now tearing down the old Prentice Women’s Hospital in Streeterville, to make way for a new biomedical research building.

11/07/2013

Elhadji Gueye (Credit: CHicago Police)

Local Fashion Designer Charged With Raping Streeterville Woman

A local fashion designer who has dressed celebrities, including Mike Tyson and the late comedian Bernie Mac, was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bond Wednesday for allegedly raping a Streeterville woman.

09/18/2013

A couple and their son pose with the Stanley Cup at Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville. (Credit: CBS)

Stanley Cup Visits Sick Kids At Ronald McDonald House

“Some of these families are going through the very most difficult periods of their lives, and to get a little respite, a little sense of joy with something they probably wouldn’t normally see – the Stanley Cup – it’s wonderful,” Ronald McDonald House CEO Doug Porter said.

09/05/2013

Ambulance

Pedestrian Seriously Injured After Being Hit By Car

A 22-year-old man was seriously injured after being hit by a car early Sunday in the Streeterville neighborhood.

08/18/2013

Neda and Milos Otic say they were poolside on their rooftop deck last week when a nail-studded 2-by-4 crashed down from the sky. (CBS)

Couple Nearly Hit By Debris From Northwestern Hospital Construction Site

Neda and Milos Otic say they were poolside on their rooftop deck last week when a nail-studded 2-by-4 crashed down from the sky. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/26/2013

An 8 1/2-inch piece of concrete that fell onto the hood of Bill Cantrell's car as he was driving on Grand Avenue, under the Lake Shore Drive overpass. (Credit: William Jackson)

Falling Concrete Smashes Car’s Hood In Streeterville

A big chunk of concrete smashed into the hood of a Chicago area family’s car as they were driving in Streeterville this week.

CBS 2–05/01/2013

Flames and smoke pour out of a 7th floor window of a 27-story high-rise in Streeterville on Feb. 1, 2013. (Photo courtesy Stephanie Eltawil)

High-Rise Fire Extinguished In Streeterville

The fire was on the 7th floor of a 27-story high rise at 230 E. Ontario St., according to the Fire Department.

02/01/2013

The new 15-story, 86-room Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville is the largest Ronald McDonald House in the world. (Credit: CBS)

New Ronald McDonald House Holds First Holiday Party

The Ronald McDonald House held their first holiday party at the new Streeterville location.

12/09/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Tossing Propane Tank, Fire Extinguisher At Cops

A man threw a propane tank and fire extinguisher at police officers from the balcony of his Streeterville apartment Tuesday night, police said.

11/14/2012

Prentice Women's Hospital

Prentice Hospital Moves Closer To Demolition

A panel on landmarks declined to give the Bertrand Goldberg-designed building protective status.

11/01/2012

Prentice Women's Hospital

Fight Over Future Of Prentice Women’s Hospital Still Simmering

The Commission on Chicago Landmarks is expected to soon weigh in on whether to demolish the distinctive concrete cloverleaf building that once housed Prentice Women’s Hospital.

WBBM Newsradio–10/26/2012

Prentice Women's Hospital

Mayor Trying To Broker Deal On Old Prentice Hospital Site

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is not choosing sides in the battle over what to do with the building on Northwestern University’s Chicago campus that was Prentice Women’s Hospital – at least not publicly – and seems to be trying to play peacemaker in the debate between the university and preservationists.

WBBM Newsradio–09/25/2012

The new 15-story, 86-room Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville is the largest Ronald McDonald House in the world. (Credit: CBS)

Ribbon To Be Cut For New Streeterville Ronald McDonald House

Ribbon-cutting is set for Tuesday morning in Streeterville for the new Ronald McDonald House, a place to stay for the families of patients at the new Lurie Children’s Hospital.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

The new 15-story, 86-room Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville is the largest Ronald McDonald House in the world. (Credit: CBS)

New Ronald McDonald House To Open In Streeterville

Officials will cut the ribbon on Tuesday for a new 15-story Ronald McDonald House in Streeterville, the largest of its kind.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

Gold Coast Mob Attack

Northwestern Hospital Warns Workers About Recent Mob Attacks

A memo has been sent out to thousands of employees of Northwestern Memorial Hospital, warning of two recent mob attacks on doctors – one near Prentice Women’s Hospital, the other a few blocks north of the Northwestern hospital campus.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

Gold Coast Mob Attack

Eight Teens Charged In Mob Attacks Over The Weekend

Eight people have been charged with mob action, after four people were hurt in at least three mob attacks in and near downtown over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2012

Children's Memorial Hospital

Fullerton Avenue To Close All Day Saturday As Children’s Memorial Moves

A full 130 years after opening its first facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Children’s Memorial Hospital is leaving the neighborhood behind for a shiny new facility in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

Ann & Robert Lurie Children's Hospital, the new home of Children's Memorial Hospital, will open on Saturday, June 9, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Kids Help Cut Ribbon On New Home For Children’s Memorial Hospital

Patients at Children’s Memorial Hospital helped cut the ribbon Monday on the hospital’s new $855 million home in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2012

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