Pothole-Plagued, Uneven Streets Leave Irving Park Neighbors Fit To Be TiedIt’s a bumpy ride in the Irving Park community, where longtime residents say they are fed up with their pothole-laden streets and the damage they are doing to their cars.
Thieves Target Cellphone Stores In Overnight Smash-And-GrabsPolice on Saturday were investigating smash-and-grab robberies at three cellphone stores – with two of them happening just 15 minutes apart.
Police Search For Men Who Went Around Firing Gun From Inside Car This Week In Albany Park; 2 Were WoundedPolice issued a community alert Tuesday about two men went around firing a gun at people from inside a car in Albany Park this week.
Police Issue Warning After Attempted Child Luring In Logan SquarePolice Monday night warned residents of the Logan Square community about an attempted child luring earlier in the day.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded Near Albany Park Brown Line StationThe 20-year-old man was standing outside in the 4700 block of North Kimball Avenue at 5:26 p.m. when someone walked up from an alley and fired shots, according to Chicago Police. The CTA’s Kimball Brown Line station is located on the same block.
Family Sues Landlord After Hollywood Park Blaze Kills SonTahir Khan and Maria Tahir tried to get their family out, but the stairway was blocked by flames. They dropped their two youngest children out a window, to people outside the building, and then jumped to escape the flames. Their oldest son, 10-year-old Ans Khan, didn’t make it out.
Boy Killed In Northwest Side Fire Identified, Parents In Critical ConditionThe boy who died in a fire in the Hollywood Park neighborhood over the weekend has been identified as a 10-year-old boy who lived with his family in the four-story apartment building.
Two Arrested After Shooting, Crash In Logan SquareAbout 1:55 a.m., police saw suspects in one vehicle open fire toward another vehicle near Kimball and Fullerton avenues. The vehicle drove away at a “high speed” and hit several parked cars nearby.
1 Dead, 7 Injured When Cars Hit Logan Square BuildingThe Chicago Fire Department responded shortly after 5:30 a.m., after two cars struck a building at the corner of Fullerton and Kimball Avenues.
Police Seek Help Identifying Female Homicide VictimPolice are asking for help to identify the body of woman or teen girl found strangled and badly burned in a Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood Dumpster Sunday night.
Autopsy: Person Found Burned In Dumpster Was Strangled An autopsy Monday determined a person whose charred body was found in a dumpster Sunday night in the Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood was strangled.
Fire Engulfs House In Logan Square, Spreads To AnotherThere was a large amount of smoke and fire pouring from the attic space and roof of the first building, and part of the roof collapsed during the blaze.
Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side NeighborhoodsPolice are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.
Skokie Explosion May Have Been Arson, Report SaysA Skokie two-flat that destroyed by an explosion and fire last month may have been set ablaze intentionally.
Police: Driver Was High When He Hit Pedestrian, Flower ShopA Northwest Indiana man was high on drugs when he hit and injured an 83-year-old pedestrian while driving through the Albany Park neighborhood earlier this week.