Portage Park Woman Says Her Block Has Been Left In The Dark, After Streetlights Were Taken Out For Water Main Work And Never ReplacedThe City of Chicago is spending $160 million replacing hundreds of thousands of streetlights from low-efficiency bulbs to LEDs – and that doesn’t sit well with a Portage Park woman who has been trying to get her old streetlights back up and running for months.
Thieves Target Work Vehicles In Portage And Jefferson Park Neighborhoods
Suspect Tries To Break Into ATM In Portage Park Using Blow TorchA person used a blow torch while attempting to break into an ATM at a Bank of America drive-thru in Portage Park.
'Teach To One 360' Software Program Revolutionizes Math Class At Northwest Side Elementary School"No human teacher could do it on their own” – that is how a Chicago Public Schools principal describes a software program revolutionizing math class.
Boy, 13, Shot And Killed In Portage Park Apartment; Suspect In CustodyA 13-year-old boy was shot and killed Wednesday evening in an apartment on the Northwest Side.
Man Hospitalized After Shooting In Portage ParkA man was hospitalized after hie was shot early Saturday morning on Chicago's Northwest Side.
'Oh My God, I Almost Died:' Portage Park Resident Alarmed After He Narrowly Escapes Gunfire During Attempted Robbery In Portage ParkA man narrowly escaped gunfire in Portage Park in an incident that was caught on camera.
Off-Duty CPD Officer Returns Fire When Assailants Shoot At His Car In Portage Park; No One StruckAn off-duty Chicago Police officer returned fire when some people fired shots at his vehicle in Portage Park early Monday, but no one was struck.
Woman, 85, Stabbed By Man, 71, In Portage Park, Police SayAn 85-year-old woman was stabbed multiple times by a 71-year-old man in Portage Park Thursday afternoon, police said.
Woman In Serious Condition After House Fire In Portage ParkA 43-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital in serious condition after a house fire in Portage Park.
Police Issue Alert About Armed Robberies In Jefferson Park, Portage ParkPolice on Sunday issued an alert about a string of robberies in the Jefferson Park and Portage Park neighborhoods in recent days.
Family Of Anthony Alvarez Says Being Stripped Of Police Powers Not Enough For CPD Officer Evan Solano, Who Shot And Killed HimTwo months ago, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability – which investigates police shootings - recommended that Officer Evan Solano be stripped of his police powers. Only now is action being taken.
LOCATED: Leslie Martinez, 24, Last Seen In Portage ParkPolice on Monday said a woman has been located after leaving her workplace in Portage Park on Friday and not being seen for four days.
Portage Park Treasure Box Provides Free Toilet Paper, Other Essentials To Those In Need"Let's just face it, you can't really go a day without toilet paper" Jaclyn Crawford said.
Chain-Reaction Crash Sends Car Slamming Into Firehouse Door In Portage ParkA crash sent a car careening into a firehouse in the Portage Park neighborhood Saturday night.