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2 Dead, At Least 24 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two people have been killed, and at least 24 other people — one of them a 12-year-old girl — have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon.

05/06/2012

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Man Critically Wounded In Wicker Park Shooting

A man is in critical condition after being shot multiple times early Saturday in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the Near Northwest Side.

05/05/2012

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Musician Hones Craft Of Violin Making In Wicker Park

When Paul Wargaski isn’t playing bass with the folk and bluegrass band Tangleweed, his is making basses, violins and other instruments at his Wicker Park studio.

WBBM Newsradio–04/30/2012

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Woman Dies After Being Burned In Wicker Park Fire

A 60-year-old woman died after being severely burned early Thursday in a fire caused by smoking while using oxygen in her Wicker Park neighborhood home.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

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Best Chicago Spots for A Pick Up Game

Whether you’re looking to burn some calories or just want to catch up with the crew, here’s a couple places in Chicago that should accommodate the occasional athlete.

03/24/2012

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Wicker Park Man Cited For Animal Cruelty For Dragging Puppy On Walk

A Wicker Park man is facing charges after a neighbor reportedly saw him dragging a puppy down a sidewalk this morning.

03/13/2012

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Teens Charged In Wicker Park Robbery; Link To Other Incidents Probed

Two teenage boys have been charged with hitting a woman and stealing her purse in the Wicker Park neighborhood Thursday morning, and police are trying to determine whether the attack is connected to a series of similar robberies in recent months.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

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Violent Sex Offender Charged In Wicker Park Robbery

A violent sex offender now stands charged in connection with a stabbing during a robbery at a Wicker Park neighborhood flower shop.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2012

Self-Defense Training For Wicker Park Residents

February 17, 2012 – CBS 2 News at 6AM After the robbery of a flower shop in the Wicker Park neighborhood that ended in the stabbing of a store employee, the Guardian Angels are offering […]

02/17/2012

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Wicker Park Robbery, Stabbing Has Neighbors On Edge

Police are looking for the assailant in another attack that is mounting concerns about safety in the trendy Wicker Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2012

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Woman Stabbed In Flower Shop Robbery In Wicker Park’s Flat Iron Building

A woman was stabbed and seriously injured during a robbery in broad daylight Thursday, at a flower shop in the iconic Flat Iron Building in Wicker Park.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012

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City Installed, Restriped 39 Miles Of Bike Lanes Last Year

The city says a total of 39 miles of on-street bike lanes were either installed or restriped last year.

02/08/2012

Members of the Guardian Angels demonstrate self-defense techniques at a Logan Square tae kwan do studio in the wake of a series of muggings in the area. (Credit: CBS)

NW Side Residents Look To Defend Selves Against Recent Attacks

Enough is enough for some Chicagoans fed up with attacks on women in Wicker Park, Bucktown and Logan Square.

CBS 2–02/07/2012

Wicker Park Robberies

Wicker Park Woman Talks About Violent Robbery

A Wicker Park neighborhood woman is speaking out after becoming one of several women who’ve been mugged on the Northwest Side lately.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

Wicker Park Robberies

Probe Continues Into Wicker Park, Logan Square Robberies

Police are holding one person in connection with a string of robberies in the Bucktown, Wicker Park and Logan Square neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

Northwest Side Robberies

Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side Neighborhoods

Police are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

This surveillance image shows a suspect believed to have hit the same Wicker Park bank in 10 days. (FBI)

Man Robs Same Wicker Park Bank Twice In 10 Days

A man who successfully robbed a Wicker Park bank 10 days ago robbed the same location again on Monday.

01/30/2012

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FBI: Wicker Park Bank Robbery Is Suspect’s Fourth

A suspect in three bank robberies struck again Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

01/21/2012

Surveillance photo of the so-called "Wicker Park Bandit," a man suspected of robbing as many as 10 Chicago area banks. (Photo provided by the FBI)

‘Wicker Park Bandit’ Strikes Eighth Bank

Authorities are searching for the “Wicker Park Bandit” — last spotted robbing his eight bank, this one in the River North neighborhood Monday morning.

01/18/2012

Strongarm Robberies

Serial Mugger On The Loose On Near Northwest Side

A serial mugger is on the loose on the city’s Near Northwest Side, targeting women in the trendy Wicker Park and Logan Square neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

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