5 hours ago

Crawford Brian posted 3 photos to Flickr:
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5 hours ago

1116 Wesley Ave, Oak Park, IL 60304 posted 1 photo to Fotella:
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12 hours ago

Man shot outside bank in Oak Park; two in custody, police say

Oak Park police investigate a outside a Chase bank on Madison Street and Oak Park Avenue on May 23, 2018.

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According to police, the shooting took place at 3:20 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Street and Oak Park Avenue. Police said there was a physical altercation between a man and two others shortly after the three had exited Chase Bank, 800 W. Madison St.

    Man shot outside bank in Oak Park; two in custody, police say
    Police in Oak Park say they have two men in custody after a shooting was reported Wednesday afternoon outside a bank on Madison Street. According to police, the shooting took place at 3:20 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Street and Oak Park Avenue.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

12 hours ago

Man injured in Oak Park shooting; 2 in custody

...The incident occurred at about 3:20 p.m. in the Chase parking lot at South Oak Park Avenue and Madison Street.The shooting happened after the three men exited the bank, however, a motive for the...

    Man injured in Oak Park shooting; 2 in custody
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE A man was shot and wounded Wednesday afternoon in a bank parking lot in west suburban Oak Park. The incident started when three people got into an argument and resulted in one of the people shooting the man. Two people, including the shooter, were taken into custody.
    http://abc7chicago.com

13 hours ago

Shooting leaves one wounded outside Oak Park bank

Oak Park Police have taken two men into custody following a shooting outside Chase Bank at the corner of Oak Park Avenue and Madison Street, according to Oak Park Deputy Police Chief Frank Limon. Read More...

    Shooting leaves one wounded outside Oak Park bank
    Oak Park Police have taken two men into custody following a shooting outside Chase Bank at the corner of Oak Park Avenue and Madison Street, according to Oak Park Deputy Police Chief Frank Limon.
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29 hours ago

Daniel Roush posted 2 photos to Flickr:

37 hours ago

One injured in garage fire near West Chicago

One resident was injured by a fire in the attached garage of a house on the 200 block of Augusta Drive in an unincorporated area near West Chicago Monday afternoon.

    One injured in garage fire near West Chicago
    One person was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after an attached garage caught fire Monday afternoon near West Chicago. The Bartlett Fire Protection District received the call to the 200 block of Augusta Drive at 3:26 p.m., and were on the scene just over three minutes later.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

37 hours ago

Angeli's strives to take care of its community

...1748 E. Chicago Ave. in Naperville, two miles east of downtown at the corner of Chicago Avenue and Maple Avenue. They are open from 4-9:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 4-10 p.m...

    Angeli's strives to take care of its community
    More than 25 years ago, Tony Angeli started a festival and special event company and by chance, Andy Mastrino and John Taylor started working for him. The rest is history. The trio took their passion for great food and excellent service and opened Angeli's, a welcoming trattoria that has been a Naperville favorite since 1996.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

40 hours ago

Worst development ever

Last week the Journal reported on plans to build an affordable-apartment, mixed-use retail project on the vacant lot at Oak Park Avenue and Van Buren Street. Read More...

    Worst development ever
    Last week the Journal reported on plans to build an affordable-apartment, mixed-use retail project on the vacant lot at Oak Park Avenue and Van Buren Street.
    http://www.riverforest.com

40 hours ago

Attempted carjacking on South Taylor Avenue in Oak Park

Oak Park police are searching for two men who attempted to steal a man's vehicle at gunpoint in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue at 10:35 a.m., on Saturday, May 19. Read More...

    Attempted carjacking on South Taylor Avenue in Oak Park
    Oak Park police are searching for two men who attempted to steal a man's vehicle at gunpoint in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue at 10:35 a.m., on Saturday, May 19. Police reported that the victim was exiting his vehicle when two men approached, one of them entering the victim's open garage door.
    http://www.riverforest.com

2 days ago

Clint Midwestwood posted 2 photos to Flickr:
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3 days ago

droush16 posted 6 photos to Flickr:

3 days ago

Attempted carjacking on South Taylor

Oak Park police are searching for two men who attempted to steal a man's vehicle at gunpoint in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue at 10:35 a.m., on Saturday, May 19. Read More...

    Attempted carjacking on South Taylor
    Oak Park police are searching for two men who attempted to steal a man's vehicle at gunpoint in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue at 10:35 a.m., on Saturday, May 19.
    http://www.riverforest.com

3 days ago

Man fights off would-be carjackers in Oak Park: police

The driver told police he was leaving his vehicle at 10:35 a.m., in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue, when two men approached, one showing a gun. When the driver refused to give up his keys, wallet and phone, a brief struggle resulted and both men ran off, according to police.

    Man fights off would-be carjackers in Oak Park: police
    A man was able to fight off a carjacking attempt Saturday morning in Oak Park, in which two men, one with a gun, demanded his car keys, wallet and cellphone, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

4 days ago

Clint Midwestwood posted 1 photo to Flickr:

4 days ago

Music for the Latter part of Mid May

Dean Milano and Joghn Benischek at Eastgate Cafe, 102 Harrison St, Oak Park. 7 PM.

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Michael J. Miles and Steve Dawson in a Dylan birthday concert at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia, Chicago. 9 PM. $10.

Leo Kottke at Evanston SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston. 8 PM. $30 - $65. Also Saturday.

 Robinlee Garber,  Sue Fink,  Patty Stevenson, and Craig Siemsen at Wishbone North, 3300 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago. 7 PM.

    Music for the Latter part of Mid May
    Or is it the beginning of the final weeks of May? Anyway, lots of good stuff this week. Monday, May 21. I got nuttin'. I guess everyone is celebrating Canadian Victoria Day. Tuesday, May 22. Trillium live in-studio in an attendable event on Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma.
    http://www.chicagonow.com

4 days ago

South Street Headhouse District is at South S...

Rainy day Saturdays.. perfect time for Super Saturday Matinee- Who Framed Roger Rabbit?. Show starts at 2pm. Free popcorn and toons, what more could you ask for?

    South Street Headhouse District
    Rainy day Saturdays.. perfect time for Super Saturday Matinee- Who Framed Roger Rabbit?. Show starts at 2pm. Free popcorn and toons, what more could you ask for?
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5 days ago

Crawford Brian posted 2 photos to Flickr:
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5 days ago

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5 days ago

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Lost! #Morris #IL (Jackson & East) Gizmo - Female Maltipoo. Tan. Call 815-999-2150. Friendly. Grundy County. 60450. Missing 05/17/2018. To see Gizmo’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2338032 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2338032

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Lost Dogs Illinois added 82 new photos.
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6 days ago

Clint Midwestwood posted 1 photo to Flickr:
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6 days ago

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6 days ago

2 city Sears stores to be redeveloped

The stores are at 1601 N. Harlem Ave. and 4730 W. Irving Park Road. Both were in a group of over 250 properties that Hoffman Estates-based Sears sold to spinoff Seritage when the latter was formed in 2015. Sears CEO Edward Lampert is an investor in Seritage and its chairman, according to the report.

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The stores are at 1601 N. Harlem Ave. and 4730 W. Irving Park Road. Both were in a group of over 250 properties that Hoffman Estates-based Sears sold to spinoff Seritage when the latter was formed in 2015. Sears CEO Edward Lampert is an investor in Seritage and its chairman, according to the report.

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    Visit Crain's Chicago Business for complete business news and analysis including healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, government, sports and more.
    https://home.chicagobusiness.com

May 17

Chicago’s Last Sears Store to Be Reborn

The first one is at 1601 North Harlem Avenue (North and Harlem) in the North Austin neighborhood.  The other is at 4730 West Irving Park Road (Cicero and Irving Park) in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.

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The first one is at 1601 North Harlem Avenue (North and Harlem) in the North Austin neighborhood.  The other is at 4730 West Irving Park Road (Cicero and Irving Park) in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.

The first one is at 1601 North Harlem Avenue (North and Harlem) in the North Austin neighborhood.  The other is at 4730 West Irving Park Road (Cicero and Irving Park) in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.

    Chicago's Last Sears Store to Be Reborn
    Recycling is all the rage these days. So when Sears threw two of its Chicago stores in the big blue bin, Tucker Development and Seritage Growth Properties yelled, "Dibs!" The pair is going all Baywatch on the two former department stores, breathing new life into them by turning them into "mixed-use developments with retail and [...]
    https://www.chicagoarchitecture.org

May 17

May 17

Crawford Brian posted 1 photo to Flickr:

May 17

1000 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301 posted 1 photo to Fotella:

May 16

Big developments planned for Sears' Six Corners, Galewood stores

Seritage Growth Properties and Tucker Development will redevelop two Sears properties in Chicago. The stores at 1601 N. Harlem Ave., shown in an artist rendering, and 4730 W. Irving Park Road will turn into for mixed-use developments with retail and residential components.

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Seritage Growth Properties and Tucker Development will redevelop two Sears properties in Chicago. The stores at 1601 N. Harlem Ave., shown in an artist rendering, and 4730 W. Irving Park Road will turn into for mixed-use developments with retail and residential components.

    Big developments planned for Sears' Six Corners, Galewood stores
    The last Sears store in Chicago and one the company closed last year are slated to be replaced with developments that combine residential and retail space. Highland Park-based Tucker Development and Seritage Growth Properties are partnering to redevelop stores in the Six Corners shopping district at the edge of the Portage Park neighborhood and on North Harlem Avenue in the Galewood neighborhood, Tucker Development said Wednesday in a news release.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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