Wicker Park

The scene of a fatal Wicker park shooting early Saturday. | Network Video Productions

Man Shot To Death In Wicker Park

A 34-year-old man was fatally shot in the Wicker Park neighborhood early Saturday.

05/23/2015

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Bucktown Boutique Employee Stabbed During Robbery

Chicago police say that a woman was injured during a robbery at a boutique in Wicker Park Wednesday afternoon.

05/06/2015

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Best Record Stores In Chicago

It’s time to dust off that record player and start playing vinyl again. Does your collection need a little refreshing? Check out these five Chicago area record stores.

04/13/2015

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Best Used Bookstores In Chicago

If you’re looking for a rare edition or just want to save a bit of money, then consider checking out these used bookstores in Chicago.

04/06/2015

A woman was shot while riding in a taxi early Sunday in the Wicker Park neighborhood. | Network Video Productions

Woman Shot In The Arm While Riding Taxi In Wicker Park

A woman was shot while inside a taxi early Sunday morning near Division and Damen in Wicker Park.

03/15/2015

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Police: Robber Targeting Females In Wicker Park

Police issued an alert Sunday warning Wicker Park residents of a man who has robbed two women recently in the North Side neighborhood.

02/02/2015

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Woman Raped In Wicker Park

A 25-year-old woman was walking in the 1700 block of West Pierce Avenue shortly before 2 a.m. Monday, when a man approached her from behind, grabbed her by the neck, and dragged her into an alley.

01/20/2015

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Woman Attacked In Wicker Park

It happened just before 2 a.m. Monday in the 1700 block of West Pierce Avenue, Chicago police say.

01/19/2015

Surveillance image of a man suspected of two West Town bank robberies in December. / photo from the FBI

FBI: Wicker Park Bank Robbery Is Man’s Third

A man robbed a Bank of America branch Saturday afternoon in the Wicker Park neighborhood, his third since December, authorities said.

01/11/2015

Surveillance image of the man suspected of robbing the North Community Bank branch at 1555 N. Damen Ave. (FBI)

‘Takeover’ Bandit Robs Wicker Park Bank

The suspect, who displayed a black pistol, robbed the North Community Bank branch at 1555 N. Damen Ave. about 10 a.m. Friday.

01/09/2015

The Damen station on the CTA Blue Line reopened on Dec. 22, 2014, after two months of renovations. (Credit: CBS)

Damen Blue Line Station Reopens, Local Businesses Offer Freebies

The Damen Blue Line station reopened early Monday after undergoing more than two months of renovations. The Wicker Park neighborhood station reopened at 4 a.m., right on schedule, according to the CTA.

12/22/2014

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Shinola Watch Company Opens Chicago Store In Bucktown

Shinola, which has built a strong reputation for its line of American-made products, most notably watches, opened its first Chicago store on Thursday.

12/18/2014

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Woman Struck And Killed By Car In Wicker Park

A 23-year-old woman driving a 2011 Nissan Juke was pulling out of a CVS Pharmacy parking lot about 9:35 p.m. and turning left onto Division Street near Ashland Avenue, when her vehicle struck the pedestrian on the roadway, police said.

12/09/2014

Surveillance video from Craft Pizza in Wicker Park. (Credit: Craft Pizza)

Bike Stolen By “Stroller Bandits” Returned To Owner

A cook from a Wicker Park pizzeria got his stolen bike back, after thieves with a baby stroller stole it from the back of the restaurant.

11/13/2014

Surveillance video from Craft Pizza in Wicker Park. (Credit: Craft Pizza)

Cameras Catch ‘Stroller Bandits’ Stealing From Wicker Park Pizzeria

They looked like any other Chicago Family inside a pizza shop, but they were after more than just a pizza. Security cameras rolled as the group pulled off their crime and now the restaurant’s owners want to know who they are.

11/12/2014

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Wicker Park Boo-Palooza Guide

Bring the family and your pooch out to Wicker Park for a little Halloween fun. Boo-Palooza, on October 25th, will transform Wicker Park Garden on Damen Avenue in to a Halloween Festival ground.

10/24/2014

Artist's rendering of renovated platform at the Damen station on the Blue Line. (Credit: CTA)

Damen Blue Line Station Closed For 2 Months

The Wicker Park neighborhood station will be closed for 63 days and is scheduled to reopen Dec. 22, according to the CTA’s website. Blue Line service is available at the adjacent stations, Western and Divison.

10/20/2014

Wicker Park Street Sign Heart

F— It: Wicker Park Signs Removed By City

A few unusual street signs popped up in Wicker Park earlier this week, but were quickly removed by the city.

08/13/2014

Alexander Hampton (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Gets 20 Years For Choking, Stabbing Woman In Wicker Park

Alexander Hampton, who has a history of sexual offenses, pleaded guilty to attempted murder for choking and repeatedly stabbing a Wicker Park flower shop employee on Feb. 17, 2012.

07/31/2014

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Opening Delayed For The 606 Trail Due To Brutal Winter

A much-anticipated new park and bike trail from Humboldt Park to Wicker Park won’t be completed until next year, after the bitter winter weather hampered construction efforts.

06/20/2014

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