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29 hours ago

Cops: Man killed, 13 wounded in Thursday shootings

...19-year-old woman and 20-year-old man were shot while walking in the 5400 block of South Kostner. A bullet grazed the woman’s right thigh, and the man was shot in both...

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A 29-year-old man was walking in the 6700 block of South Chappel when someone walked up and shot him in the chest, police said.

Twenty minutes earlier, a 22-year-old man was shot in the back while walking in the Oakland neighborhood’s 3600 block of South Cottage Grove about 9:10 p.m., police said. His condition was stabilized at Northwestern Memorial.

About 6:10 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the side in the 3900 block of South Rockwell in Brighton Park on the Southwest Side. His condition was stabilized at Mount Sinai, police said.

Thursday morning, officers responding to a call in the 1100 block of North Lockwood about 11:30 a.m. found a 28-year-old man lying in a parkway with multiple gunshot wounds in an Austin drive-by attack, police said. He was taken to Stroger in critical condition.

Early Thursday, someone in a black SUV shot a 19-year-old man in the thigh while he walked in the 7100 block of South King about 1:10 a.m. in the Park Manor neighborhood. His condition was stabilized at Mount Sinai, police said.

About 12:40 a.m., a 29-year-old man showed up at Community First Medical Center with a hand wound and told investigators he’d been shot in the 5300 block of West Oakdale in the Cragin neighborhood, police said. He was in good condition.

The day’s first shooting happened just after midnight in Englewood, where a 24-year-old man was shot in the neck while standing on a sidewalk in the 7300 block of South Morgan, police said. He was in critical condition at Stroger.

    Cops: Man killed, 13 wounded in Thursday shootings
    A man was killed and at least 13 more people were wounded in shootings across the city on Thursday, according to Chicago Police. Additionally, police officers shot and killed a man after he shot one of them in the leg in a South Loop park, police said. The officer is expected to recover.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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31 hours ago

2 shot on SW Side

About 10:15 p.m., they were walking in the 5400 block of South Kostner when they heard gunfire and realized they’d been hit, according to Chicago Police.

    2 shot on SW Side
    A 19-year-old woman and 20-year-old man were wounded in a West Elsdon neighborhood shooting late Thursday on the Southwest Side. About 10:15 p.m., they were walking in the 5400 block of South Kostner when they heard gunfire and realized they'd been hit, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Editorial: A better way to dig into future snow scandals

...largest snowstorm in Chicago history. Sometimes a quiet phone call is unnecessary. Even though the 3900 block of West 51st Street has only two lanes of traffic and dead-ends before Pulaski and the CTA’s...

    Editorial: A better way to dig into future snow scandals
    Follow @csteditorials A little something - actually a big something - is missing from the City Hall inspector general's new report on Chicago snow removal. On Monday, IG Joe Ferguson said Streets and Sanitation plows deviated from their normal course after a big snowstorm in 20115 to clear the way to the home of powerful Ald.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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Jul 15

Updated 4 days ago

Identify this graffiti vandal

About an hour ago, 2am, Friday, July 15, 2016, I witnessed this idiot vandalizing the property at 4223 W 55th Street and 4225 W 55th Street. His photo is attached. He was not captured. I believe he lives in the area, specifically around the 5600 block of South Kildare Avenue. He was with two others, except this is the one I saw vandalizing and they all ran their separate ways. About 1/2 hour later, I saw him again at 5600...

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About an hour ago, 2am, Friday, July 15, 2016, I witnessed this idiot vandalizing the property at 4223 W 55th Street and 4225 W 55th Street. His photo is attached. He was not captured. I believe he lives in the area, specifically around the 5600 block of South Kildare Avenue. He was with two others, except this is the one I saw vandalizing and they all ran their separate ways. About 1/2 hour later, I saw him again at 5600 S Kostner Avenue, called the police again, but he ran into yards and settled into a house in the 5600 block of South Kildare Avenue. I don't know if he lives there. The first time, he had his backpack on, the second time, he did not. Police were called both times. The is the actual photo of him taken this morning on 55th Street.

  • C homeowner

    By signing Moon, this fool identifies himself as part of the crew called 3AM. They trashed the Pulaski Orange line last weekend. If we can get him, we might be able to get the other two.

  • BTW...can everyone figure out why these miscreants have that name-- 3AM?
    Duhhhhhhh....undoubtedly (as this topic proves), they are roaming around in the
    wee hours causing such mayhem. Everywhere you see their "equivalent of dog-piss"
    (i.e. tagging), please report it (for instance, scrawled on the side of the Red Eye newspaper box at Archer Ave. & Kildare).
    A BIG THANK YOU, West-Lawner for posting this report and the punk's picture.
    Next up, a police arrest is in order!

4 days ago

Burke’s street plowed early, often: IG report says

While nearby side streets became rutted and remained ice-bound for days, Burke’s lightly travelled 3900 block of 51st was cleared, salted and as passable as it is today within hours of the storm’s end.

    Burke's street plowed early, often: IG report says
    City Hall's inspector general confirmed Monday that Streets and Sanitation plows deviated from their normal course to clear a path to Ald. Ed Burke's fortress-like house after a 19.2-inch snowfall nearly 18 months after the Chicago Sun-Times revealed how the 14th Ward boss' block was plowed early and often.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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6 days ago

Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Pulaski...

Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Pulaski. Currently in our yard but animal control has been called as we cannot keep him we have a dog.

    Katie Martinez - Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and... | Facebook
    Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Harding. Currently in our yard but animal control has been called as we cannot keep him we have a dog.
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6 days ago

Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Harding...

Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Harding. Currently in our yard but animal control has been called as we cannot keep him we have a dog.

    Katie Martinez - Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and... | Facebook
    Lost dog found this morning. 53rd and Harding. Currently in our yard but animal control has been called as we cannot keep him we have a dog.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 16

Jul 16

Jul 16

  • Permit issued for signs

    INSTALL LED ILLUMINATED CHANNEL LETTER SET ON WEST ELEVATION OF BUILDING. "SWITCH IS PART OF UL SIGN."

    5330 S. Pulaski Rd. Issued July 14, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    INSTALL LED ILLUMINATED CHANNEL LETTER SET ON SOUTH ELEVATION OF BUILDING. "SWITCH IS PART OF UL SIGN."

    5330 S. Pulaski Rd. Issued July 14, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    INSTALL LED ILLUMINATED CHANNEL LETTER SET ON EAST ELEVATION OF BUILDING. "SWITCH IS PART OF UL SIGN."

    5330 S. Pulaski Rd. Issued July 14, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    REMOVE AND REPLACE EXISTING ANTENNAS SAME IN KIND, TIAS AND RRUS WITH NEW ANTENNAS, TIAS AND RRUS. NO CHANGE TO EXISTING USE (J-MISC) OR STRUCTURE HEIGHT. CH22511B.

    5215 S. Keeler Ave. Issued July 12, 2016 Comment

Jul 15

Jul 15

Jul 14

Man Robs GameStop, Hides Gun In 7-Eleven Freezer, Prosecutors Say

He returned to the store at 5143 S. Pulaski Rd. about 8:50 p.m. and sold two used games using a fake Wisconsin ID, Assistant State's Attorney Erin Antonietti said during a bond hearing Wednesday.

He popped up again five days later when Chicago Police officers noticed Arroyo acting "suspicious" at a nearby 7-Eleven, 4353 W. 55th St., according to an arrest report.

Arroyo, of the 4100 block of West 57th Street, is charged with armed robbery and unlawful use of a weapon.

    Man Robs GameStop, Hides Gun In 7-Eleven Freezer, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A South Side man is accused of stashing a loaded gun in a 7-Eleven freezer after using the weapon to rob a local GameStop. According to prosecutors, Andy Arroyo, 20, chatted with GameStop employees before deciding to buy several games about 7 p.m. July 7.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Jul 14

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