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6 Injured In Uptown Crash

Six people were injured in a crash in the North Side Uptown neighborhood early Sunday.


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Girl, 10, Among 16 Shot Overnight

A 10-year-old girl was among 16 people shot across the city Tuesday night and early Wednesday.


Former Borders In Uptown

Report: Investor Buys Uptown Building That Housed Goldblatt’s, Borders

The vacant building that housed Goldblatt’s, and later Borders, in the Uptown neighborhood has been purchased by an investor who plans to bring in new businesses, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

Gay Pride Parade, 2008

Organizer: Go To Uptown To Watch Gay Pride Parade

As you’ve no doubt heard by now, big changes are in store for the Gay Pride Parade this Sunday – and organizers are urging spectators to camp out on the new Uptown leg of the route.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

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Tunney: New Route Will Keep Gay Pride Parade More Manageable

Officials say this year’s Gay Pride Parade will be more controlled—and manageable—that last year’s parade, which drew nearly 800,000 people.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Andersonville Fire

17 Left Homeless By Andersonville Fire

Seventeen people were left homeless early Wednesday, after a fast-moving fire destroyed a garage and damaged two apartment buildings in the Andersonville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

Andre Alejandro

Man Charged With Murder Of Boy, 13, In Pizzeria At Foster And Broadway

A Rogers Park man stands charged with shooting and killing a 13-year-old boy in a pizzeria at Foster Avenue and Broadway in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

Laurie's Pizzeria And Liquors

Boy, 13, Shot Dead Near Foster And Broadway

A 13-year-old boy from West Rogers Park is dead after being shot early Tuesday in the Uptown neighborhood, near Foster Avenue and Broadway.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

Ald. James Cappleman

Uptown ‘Pigeon Lady’ Charged With Shoving Ald. Cappleman Over Breadcrumbs

A 5-foot 2-inch, 110-pound Uptown neighborhood woman is charged with shoving Ald. James Cappleman (46th) after he cleared away the breadcrumbs she had spread for pigeons.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2012

ComEd Power Yard

Electrical Outage Affects 900 In Uptown

CHICAGO (STMW) – About 900 ComEd customers in the North Side Uptown neighborhood are without electricity Wednesday night because of a downed wire. The areas affected by the electrical outage include the 4500 block of […]


Harry Linsky

Man Suffering From Schizophrenia Missing From Uptown

An Uptown neighborhood man who suffers from schizophrenia is missing, and police are seeking the public’s help in finding him.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Chicago Fire Department

Woman Hospitalized After Uptown High-Rise Fire

The woman was taken to Weiss Memorial Hospital in serious-to-critical condition for smoke inhalation.


A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Report: Evidence May Support 1992 Uptown Murder Convict’s Alibi

A man who has spent nearly half his life behind bars may not have been physically able to commit the murders for which he is in prison.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

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Man Shot, Wounded In Uptown

A person was shot in the wee hours Tuesday in the Little Saigon district of the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

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Uptown Couple Charged With Leaving Kids Home Alone For 2 Days

An Uptown neighborhood couple turned themselves into police Tuesday, after allegedly leaving their kids home alone for two days.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

Tallmadge T. Channell

Missing Uptown Man’s Body Pulled From Montrose Harbor

An Uptown neighborhood man’s body has been pulled from Montrose Harbor, six days after he went missing.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

Sheridan Road Fire

Fire Breaks Out In Uptown High-Rise

A fire broke out overnight in a high-rise building in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2012

Fire Graphic

Man Critically Injured In Uptown Fire

A man was critically injured, 12 other residents displaced and a firefighter treated for cuts from a fire in the Uptown neighborhood Saturday morning.


Patrina Byrd and Brenda McKistry (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Woman With Schizophrenia Missing In Uptown

Police have located one missing Uptown woman who suffers from schizophrenia but are still looking for another.


Charlie Chaplin

Movie Industry Boomed In Chicago During Silent Era

Before the movie industry moved west to Hollywood, it got its start here in Chicago during the silent film era.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2012