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Sources: Wrigley Renovation Deal Could Be Done By Home Opener

The Chicago Cubs and their Wrigleyville neighbors appeared close to an agreement Tuesday to give Cubs owners the green light for their planned renovation of the team’s landmark stadium.

CBS 2–04/02/2013

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Tips For Using Social Media To Score A Chicago Job

Step one to landing a great job? Update all online profiles.

02/25/2013

William Castle, 43, was caught by police as he robbed a Lakeview business, authorities say. (Chicago Police)

Cops Catch Registered Sex Offender Robbing Store Near Wrigley Field

A Tennessee man was arrested after Chicago Police officers found him robbing a store Sunday in the North Side Lakeview neighborhood.

01/21/2013

Gregg Greaves (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Wrigleyville Bar Stabbing

A North Side man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Monday for allegedly jumping out of a bathroom stall and stabbing a man in the neck early Sunday at a Wrigleyville bar.

12/10/2012

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Best Free Art Activities In Chicago

From antiques made in ancient Greece to Pablo Picasso’s works from the last century, Chicago has numerous venues and tours with free admission. Check out the following list to get you started.

11/26/2012

DON'T TRUST HER, PISCES! (Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Pisces

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.

09/22/2012

Newport Avenue Sex Assault

Man Tries To Sexually Assault Woman Sleeping In Lakeview Apartment

Guardian Angels are out patrolling a section of the East Lakeview neighborhood, after a man tried to sexually assault a woman in her home on Newport Avenue.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

Addison Street Crash

2 Injured When Car, Motorcycle Crash Near Wrigley Field

Two people were injured overnight in when a car and a motorcycle crashed just a couple of blocks from Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Wrigleyville Mob Attack Suspects

4 Accused Of Jumping From Limo, Beating People On Wrigleyville Street

Four men have been charged with attacking four other people – including an off-duty Chicago police officer – for no apparent reason early Sunday, but the suspects’ relatives said the men had been taunted with racial slurs and one of the suspects was grabbed from behind during the confrontation.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2012

Michael Schmidt needed more than 40 stitches to close a wound on his neck after a stranger slashed his throat for no apparent reason. Schmidt was not robbed and the assailant did not say anything before or after attacking him. (Credit: CBS)

Attacker Slashes Man’s Throat In Wrigleyville For No Apparent Reason

It was an attack so vicious that the victim was left with a massive gash across his throat and it happened just blocks from Wrigley Field.

CBS 2–06/20/2012

Bomb and arson investigators were on the scene of an explosives investigation about two blocks south of Wrigley Field. (CBS)

3 Live Grenades Found In Lakeview Apartment Building

A sharp-eyed maintenance man spotted three live World War II-vintage hand grenades Wednesday in a Lakeview apartment.

05/30/2012

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The Best Lineup For A Chicago Cubs Game

Chicago’s Wrigley Field is arguably one of the city’s most historic sites, and the Chicago Cubs its most beloved fixture. A visit to Chicago would not be complete without a trip to see a Cubs Game. Whether you’re a long time baseball fan or just attending your first game, you can’t beat a day of Cubbie love in the windy city.

05/26/2012

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th)

Tunney Wants To Crack Down On Parking Permit Resales Near Wrigley

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) wants to crack down on Wrigleyville residents who sell their neighborhood parking permits.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Sami Samir Hassoun

Man Pleads Guilty In Attempt To Set Off Bomb Near Wrigley Field

A man who attempted to plant a bomb near Wrigley Field pleaded guilty on Monday and will face 20 to 30 years in prison.

04/23/2012

Deuces And The Diamond Club

Man Stabbed Outside Wrigleyville Bar

When a 24-year-old man who had gotten into an altercation with another man in a Wrigleyville bar early Sunday saw that man approach him later as he stood outside, he thought he was getting a hug, but the other man stabbed him, police said.

01/29/2012

Lakeview Baseball Club

Storied Wrigley Rooftop Club Sold At Bankruptcy Auction

The Lakeview Baseball Club, one of the oldest rooftop clubs on the streets surrounding Wrigley Field, has been sold at a bankruptcy auction.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2012

Sami Samir Hassoun

Prosecutors Working On Plea Deal For Wrigleyville Bomb Suspect

A plea deal was in the works on Tuesday for a man accused of trying to set off a bomb near Wrigley Field on the night of a Dave Matthews Band concert last year.

12/20/2011

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An Interview With Rockit Bar & Grill: Rockit During The Holidays

Rockit Bar & Grill, one of my favorite stomping grounds, has this holiday tradition down. I caught up with Josh Hauer, General Manager and Operating Partner at both Rockit Bar & Grill locations (River North and Wrigleyville) to chat about how Rockit celebrates the holidays…

12/15/2011

Addison Park On Clark

Wrigleyville Hotel-Retail Development Hit With Foreclosure

The massive Addison Park on Clark hotel-residential-retail development in Wrigleyville got the green light from the City Council last year, despite heated opposition from many neighbors.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

Pepper Spray (Photo by Tom Sperduto/U.S. Coast Guard/Getty Images)

Pepper Spray-Wielding Robbers On The Loose In Lakeview

Wrigleyville, Boystown, and other parts of the trendy Lakeview neighborhood have been targeted by a group of robbers who roam the streets wielding pepper spray.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

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