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    Mrs. Karic is asking for $1468.16:
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West Rogers Park Fire Hospitalizes Woman, 20

Around 3:55 p.m., the woman, 20, was in a building in the 2500 block of West Fitch Avenue when the fire started, according to Chicago Fire Department Chief Joe Roccasalva.

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Woman injured in West Rogers Park fire

The woman was hanging out of a window of the apartment, in the 2500 block of West Fitch Avenue, when firefighters arrived.

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20th & 24th District Police Blotter, by Mark Schipper

The woman had been with her daughter on the 2600 block of W. Granville Ave. when she was attacked. Her daughter said a black male in his late teens or early-20s had checked her mother to the ground while she crossed the street near Talman Ave.

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Officers arrested two 17-year-olds for a beating and robbery that occurred Oct. 9 on the 1400 block of W. Fargo Ave.

Beat officers monitoring the radio heard the flash message detailing the robbery and stopped two men matching the descriptions in an alley off the 1400 block of W. Jarvis Ave. 

The victim, 28, said he was on the sidewalk on the 5400 block of N. Sheridan Rd. talking on his cell-phone when he was robbed. A man had approached, pointed a gun at his face and ordered him into the alley, he said. 

A 53-year-old woman walking home from work was punched in the eye Oct. 15 on the 5200 block of N. Kenmore Ave. and robbed. 

Two men knocked a 55-year-old woman to the ground near 1200 W. Winnemac Ave. in Uptown before robbing her the morning of Oct. 15.

Officers arrested a known gang member Oct. 17 in Rogers Park for allegedly firing into a vehicle on the 1600 block of W. Juneway Terrace just over a week earlier.  

Stevon Browner, 20, was taken into custody on the 1600 block of W. Howard St. and charged with aggravated battery and discharge of a firearm, police said. 

  • mamagotcha Write on!

    What is this? It's all scrambled... is it missing links? Are any of these paragraphs related to each other, or are all these different events?

  • mama, all of the above. :) (Seriously though, that's how the police blotter is written, for better or worse.)

  • mamagotcha Write on!

    Derp. Figured it out. I'd erase the derpy comment above but that's not an option. Carry on...

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Woman rescued from West Ridge apartment fire

The fire started just before 4 p.m. in the living room of an apartment in the 2500 block of West Fitch, Fire Media Affairs spokesman Joe Roccasalva said.

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SCRABBLE Starts with Literacy

Sponsored by Literacy Volunteers of Illinois (LVI) and supported by local chapters of the North American Scrabble Players Association (NASPA), the event will be held at Grossinger Honda, 6600 N. Western in Chicago from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary Proposed for West Ridge Strip Mall

A notice has been distributed to neighbors living near Peterson Plaza, at 1954-68 W. Peterson Ave.

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Vote early beginning TODAY (Monday, October 20th), until Saturday, November 1st....

6601 N. Western (2 blocks south of Pratt)

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7340 N. Rogers (just west of the Metra tracks)

5917 N. Broadway (at Thorndale)

69 W. Washington

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