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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – October 6, 2017

Mi Tierra Restaurant, 2528 S. Kedzie Ave.

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...30am, for a ribbon cutting and dedication at Senn Park Playground, at the corner of Elmdale and Greenview. We will be joined by Cook County Commissioner Bridget Gainer and the Senn Park Advisory...

...Clark St. Community Visioning meeting, scheduled to take place from 5:30-7:30pm at Norwood and Clark, has been cancelled due to expected rain. Please enjoy First Fridays in Andersonville tonight, featuring...

Tonight the Cubs play their first playoff game. If you go out to watch the game, please support a local establishment like Double Bubble (6036 N. Broadway) or Burke’s Public House (5401 N. Broadway).

Tonight the Cubs play their first playoff game. If you go out to watch the game, please support a local establishment like Double Bubble (6036 N. Broadway) or Burke’s Public House (5401 N. Broadway).

Thursday, Oct. 12, 6:30pm – Senn High School, 5900 N. Glenwood

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 6:30pm – Somerset Place Apartments, 5009 N. Sheridan

Thursday, Oct. 19, 6:30pm – Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark

Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6:30pm – Emanuel Congregation, 5959 N. Sheridan

Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St.

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:30pm Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway

Buttercup Park, 4901 N. Sheridan

Rain location: Margate Park Fieldhouse, 4921 N. Marine

Positive Loitering Training Thursday, Oct. 12, 6:30pm 20th District Police Station 5400 N. Lincoln Ave. Community RoomClick here for flyer

...the fourth Tuesday of every month. The meeting location will alternate between the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and Engine 70 Fire House, 6030 N. Clark.  Click here to download a schedule...

...location will alternate between the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and Engine 70 Fire House, 6030 N. Clark.  Click here to download a schedule...

Reminder that Kimberly Foxx, the Cook County State’s Attorney now has a satellite office open at 4956 N. Sheridan, at the corner of Sheridan and Argyle. Stop by on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month with any questions or concerns from 10am-12pm.

Reminder that Kimberly Foxx, the Cook County State’s Attorney now has a satellite office open at 4956 N. Sheridan, at the corner of Sheridan and Argyle. Stop by on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month with any questions or concerns from 10am-12pm.

...are strongly encouraged.  773-681-8436 or admissions@shschicago.org.  Sacred Heart is located at 6250 N. Sheridan Road in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood.  Sacred Heart is a Catholic independent school serving children in...

...Play Date on Saturday, October 14, from 10-11:30am at the Middle School Campus (7318 N. Oakley). Parents and children ages 0-4 are invited to a morning of outdoor fun! Event...

Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral

Segundo Ruiz Belvis Center, 4046 W. Armitage Ave

Old Crow, 149 W. Kinzie St

This group meets Sundays, noon, at Edgewater Athletic Club, 1040 W. Granville. To​ ​Register​ ​Email​ ​Diana:​ ​ ​dmonier@rcn.com.

This Saturday, October 7:  2017 Annual Pet Blessing at St. Ita’s Church, 5500 North Broadway, 12 noon located at the school playground on Magnolia.

Next Sunday, October 15:  2017 Annual Pet Blessing of the Animals at Church of Atonement, 5949 N. Kenmore, 12:15pm located on the north lawn of the Church

Kindness Rocks! Sunday, Oct. 8 9-11am Cedar Park, 5311 N. Winthrop

Open House Chicago & Food Trucks at EBA Saturday, Oct. 14 9am-5pm Edgewater Beach Apartments, 5555 N. Sheridan

Church of the Atonement, 5749 N. Kenmore

City Lit Theatre, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr

Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway

Chicago Mosaic School, 1101 W. Granville

WARD OFFICE: 5533 N. Broadway St., Chicago, Illinois 60640

    Weekly Update from Your Alderman - October 6, 2017
    Weekly Update from Your Alderman: Senn Playground Ribbon Cutting, Remembering Jarell Walker, Senntoberfest, First Fridays in Andersonville, and more! Please
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...other community partners for organizing this fun filled Saturday! We are on the corner of Cermak and Fairfield until 3pm, we will see you here...


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Bridgeport Dad Shot Dead In Drug Deal, Prosecutors Say

Chavez is accused of pulling out a loaded 9-mm handgun and shooting Rayborn in his chest. A bag of marijuana Rayborn was carrying dropped to the ground, Assistant State's Attorney Jamie Santini said during a bond hearing Friday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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Emilio Chavez, 18, is charged with first-degree murder in the Sep. 18 slaying that took place about 11 p.m. in the 2900 block of South Archer Avenue.

    Bridgeport Dad Shot Dead In Drug Deal, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A Bridgeport father killed last month was gunned down in a drug deal, prosecutors said Friday. Emilio Chavez, 18, is charged with first-degree murder in the Sep. 18 slaying that took place about 11 p.m. in the 2900 block of South Archer Avenue.
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2 days ago

Man Working With Police Shot In Botched Gun Sting, Prosecutors Say

In a series of text messages, the victim arranged to buy a Mach 10 machine gun and two 30-round magazines from Aguirre that afternoon, Assistant State's Attorney Jason Coelho said in court Friday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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According to prosecutors, Aguirre and the 28-year-old victim had known each other for four years prior to meeting in the 4600 block of South Western Avenue about 4:25 p.m. Oct. 10.

    Man Working With Police Shot In Botched Gun Sting, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A man was shot in both hands in Brighton Park this month while helping Chicago Police officers and ATF agents arrange an illegal gun sale, prosecutors said Friday. One of the victim's fingers must be partially amputated due to the attack.
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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – September 29, 2017

Mi Tierra Restaurant, 2528 S. Kedzie Ave.

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This week we cut two ribbons in the ward. On Monday, Planned Parenthood celebrated the opening of their new location at 5725 N. Broadway. Planned Parenthood has been in our community for decades, serving more than 5,000 patients each year with critical, affordable health care.

...the week we joined the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce for a triple ribbon cutting at Clark and Thome, to officially welcome TK Photography, Heirloom Books, and K&J Global Pharmacy to the community...

Thursday, Oct. 12, 6:30pm – Senn High School, 5900 N. Glenwood

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 6:30pm – Somerset Place Apartments, 5009 N. Sheridan

Thursday, Oct. 19, 6:30pm – Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark

Wednesday, Oct. 25, 6:30pm – Emanuel Congregation, 5959 N. Sheridan

On September 30 and October 1, Ellipsis Coffeehouse (1259 W. Devon) will be participating in a fundraiser with the New Gotham Coffee Community benefiting relief efforts...

5400 N. Lincoln Ave. Community Room

...the fourth Tuesday of every month. The meeting location will alternate between the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and Engine 70 Fire House, 6030 N. Clark.  Click here to download a schedule...

...location will alternate between the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and Engine 70 Fire House, 6030 N. Clark.  Click here to download a schedule...

...Kimberly Foxx, the Cook County State’s Attorney now has a satellite office open at 4956 N. Sheridan, at the corner of Sheridan and Argyle. Stop by on the 1st and 3rd Fridays...

...Attorney now has a satellite office open at 4956 N. Sheridan, at the corner of Sheridan and Argyle. Stop by on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month with any questions or...

Corinthian Yacht Club, 601 W. Montrose

...Admissions Open House of the year on October 4, 9am, at the Primary School Campus (6216 N. Glenwood Ave.). Tour classrooms, meet administration, and talk with parents and teachers. NCA offers a challenging and...

...are strongly encouraged.  773-681-8436 or admissions@shschicago.org.  Sacred Heart is located at 6250 N. Sheridan Road in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood.  Sacred Heart is a Catholic independent school serving children in...

Segundo Ruiz Belvis Center, 4046 W. Armitage Ave

Old Crow, 149 W. Kinzie St

Martinis That Matter: St. Ita Building Fund Sunday, Oct. 1 2-5pm Marty’s Martini Bar, 1511 W. Balmoral

Pet Blessing at St. Ita Church Saturday, Oct. 7 Noon St. Ita Catholic Church, 5500 N. Broadway

Edgewater Beach Apartments, 5555 N. Sheridan

5051 N. Broadway

Church of the Atonement, 5749 N. Kenmore

The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway

Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr

City Lit Theatre, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr

Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St.

WARD OFFICE: 5533 N. Broadway St., Chicago, Illinois 60640

    Weekly Update from Your Alderman - September 29, 2017
    Weekly Update from Your Alderman: Edgewater 5K This Sunday, Two Ribbon Cuttings, North Clark St. Community Visioning, 48th Ward Bike Drive, Town Hall Meetings
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50-Pound Dumbbell Used By Son To Crush Dad's Skull in Logan Square: Charges

According to a spokeswoman with the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Duarte was being treated by the jail's hospital, Cermak Health Services at 2800 S. California Ave., on Tuesday.

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Carlos Duarte, of the 2900 block of North Gresham Avenue, is now charged with first-degree murder.

    - - Chicago - DNAinfo
    Chicago Teachers Union Boss Karen Lewis Recovering After Stroke
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  • Ugh that is pretty sad. POS is right

  • If he's mentally ill ,as this article suggests (which would explain living at home at 33 , killing your father and being in a gang at 33) your also a pos for stigmatizing someone who may not have the mental capability to even know better or capability to control himself.

2 days ago

Photographer's death in fall from Loop hotel highlights risks of urban exploration

Holubow, who studied design at the Illinois Institute of Technology and now works for advertising giant Leo Burnett, said he fell in love with the shattered skeleton of the old Washburne Trade School building at 31st Street and Kedzie Avenue.

    Photographer's death in fall from Loop hotel highlights risks of urban exploration
    Mike Kinsch hopped a fence last year and sneaked into the abandoned Edgewater Medical Center. He wore a mask to protect him from air thickened by two decades of decay. As paint chips crunched beneath his boots, Kinsch strolled the dark hallways of the former hospital where Hillary Clinton and John Wayne Gacy were born.
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A guide to eating your way through Chicago's West Side

4151 W. 26th St. 773-521-7847

3823 W. 31st; 773-847-3907

2500 S. Whipple 773-254-0975

3518 W. 25th St. 773-673-0102

3936 W. 31st 773-277-1155

3750 W. Ogden Ave. 872-588-3380

2624 S. Central Park Ave. 773-522-8544

3759 W. 26th St. 773-823-1499

2834 W. Cermak Road 773-376-7474

4377 W. 26th St. 773-522-2050

3331 W. 26th St. 773-257-0000

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2517 W. Division 773-862-8313

4001 W. Jackson 312-709-8281

2255 W. Taylor St. 312-725-0507

1001 N. California 773-904-7660

5412 W. Madison St. 773-261-2316

2524 W. Chicago Ave. 773-276-6402

2400 W. 21st Place 773-579-6136

1523 N. Pulaski Road 773-276-5825

1000 N. Francisco Ave. 773-235-9218

3500 S. Western Ave. 872-281-5099

16 S. Western Ave. 312-226-5094

1000 N. California Ave. 872-829-2793

954 N. California Ave. 773-292-1616

1012 N. Western Ave. 773-661-2116

2419 W. 14th St. 312-226-8144 ($155+)

2557 W. Chicago Ave. 773-278-5776

2500 W. Chicago Ave. 773-697-4413

3944 W. Chicago Ave. 773-661-1331

    A guide to eating your way through Chicago's West Side
    While North and South Siders duke it out for Chicago supremacy, West Siders have quietly gone about their business. They don't need to assert anything because they're too busy enjoying a wealth of culinary offerings their warring counterparts don't even know about.
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5 days ago

Chicago Ideas Week Launches “Hello” in Partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal

2. Little Village Boys & Girls Club – (2801 S. Ridgeway, Chicago, IL, 60623), Artist: Yollocalli Arts Reach

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1. Logan Square Boys & Girls Club – (3228 W. Palmer, Chicago, IL, 60647), Artist: Coale Sauder

3. XFINITY Store by Comcast – (3128 N. Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL, 60657), Artist: Darius Dennis

4. Studio XFINITY – (901 W. Weed St, Chicago, IL, 60642), Artist; Sentrock

6. Erie Neighborhood House – (1347 W. Erie St, Chicago, IL, 60642), Artist: Elloo

7. Center on Halsted – (3656 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL, 60613), Artist: Epifanio Monarrez

8. Chicago Urban League – (4510 Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60653), Artist: Robert Johnson

9. Venue SIX10 – (610 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60605), Artist: Joshua Morgan

10. Harris Theater – (205 E. Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601), Artist: Oscar Joyo

11-15. Daley Plaza – (50 W. Washington St, Chicago, IL, 60602) **5 Hello Booths, Artist: Matthew Hoffman

16. Albany Park Community Center – (5101 N. Kimball Ave, Chicago, IL, 60625), Artist: Little Wing Folk Art

17. Gads Hill Center – (1919 W. Cullerton St, Chicago, IL, 60608), Artist: Cristina Silvestri

18. Humboldt Park Branch (Chicago Public Library) – (1605 N. Troy St, Chicago, IL, 60647), Artist: Xeno Martinez

19. Manning Branch (Chicago Public Library) – (6 S. Hoyne Ave, Chicago, IL, 60612), Artist: Robin Seaberg

20.  Wrightwood-Ashburn Branch (Chicago Public Library) – (8530 S. Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL, 60652), Artist: JUNK YARD

    Chicago Ideas Week Launches "Hello" in Partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal
    Chicagoans Given the Opportunity to Connect Via Local Artist-Designed Video Kiosks October 16, 2017 - Chicago Ideas Week, the largest affordable ideas festival in the world, is underway with most tickets offered at $15 and more than 150+ events taking place at venues across the city. The seven
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'I Think He's Trying To Kill Me,' Man Pushed On CTA Subway Tracks Testifies

Estep — who received his doctorate in neuroscience from Northwestern University in March and works as a data analyst — is slated to be arraigned Oct. 30 at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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Victim Ben Benedict, 46, testified Monday during a preliminary hearing at a Cook County branch court near Belmont and Western avenues.

Benedict said he was heading home from a Cubs game Aug. 1 when a stranger pushed him from behind onto the tracks at the Washington Blue Line subway station at 19 N. Dearborn St. about 11:40 p.m.

    'I Think He's Trying To Kill Me,' Man Pushed Onto CTA 'L' Tracks Testifies
    NORTH CENTER - The man who was shoved onto CTA tracks by a stranger in August flagged down fellow passengers for help, shouting, "I think he's trying to kill me." Victim Ben Benedict, 46, testified Monday during a preliminary hearing at a Cook County branch court near Belmont and Western avenues.
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Oct 12

Man Charged In Blue Line Attack Can Use CTA While Out On Bail

Estep was ordered held on $200,000 bail during a brief bond hearing Tuesday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave. His wife bailed him out Tuesday night with a check for $20,000.

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According to Assistant State's Attorney Erin Antonietti, the victim — identified in court records as 46-year-old Ben Benedict — was heading home from a Cubs game Aug. 1 when he entered the Washington Blue Line station at 19 N. Dearborn St.

    Man Charged In Blue Line Attack Can Use CTA While Out On Bail
    DOWNTOWN - A man charged with attempted murder for allegedly pushing someone onto CTA Blue Line tracks is allowed to use the CTA while out on bail. Charged with attempted first-degree murder is Chad Estep, 34, a data analyst who earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Northwestern University earlier this year, according to court testimony.
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Oct 12

Back Of The Yards Murder Suspect Extradited From Ohio, Charged

Rogers, of the 5600 block of South Throop Street, was unarmed, according to Assistant State's Attorney Jamie Santini, who spoke during a bond hearing Wednesday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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The men were involved in a fight about 6:10 p.m. that day in the 5200 block of South Sangamon Street when William pulled out a semiautomatic gun with an extended clip and opened fire — fatally shooting Rogers in his back as he ran away, prosecutors said.

Rogers, of the 5600 block of South Throop Street, was unarmed, according to Assistant State's Attorney Jamie Santini, who spoke during a bond hearing Wednesday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

    Back Of The Yards Murder Suspect Extradited From Ohio, Charged
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - The accused gunman in a 2016 Back of the Yards murder has been extradited from Ohio. Malik Williams, 22, was denied bail Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder in the Sep. 4, 2016, slaying of 21-year-old Korry Rogers. The men were involved in a fight about 6:10 p.m.
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Oct 12

11 More Ways To Help Hurricane Victims In Puerto Rico, Mexico

...Cultural Gallery. The event will be from 6-10 p.m. Friday at The Jackson, 3613 W. Cermak Road...

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...Logan Square: Head to Elastic Arts, 3429 W. Diversey Ave., No. 208, Friday for a benefit show featuring performances by "juke legend" RP Boo, comedian...

...The pair are also hosting an art benefit show Oct. 27 at Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 N. Milwaukee Ave. The show will feature the work of more than 50 artists. For more information, and...

...help victims from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday at art gallery Workshop 4200, 4200 W. Diversey Ave. Additionally, from 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 19, the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural...

...Additionally, from 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 19, the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, 4048 W. Armitage Ave., will host a benefit gala featuring Puerto Rican theater and performance artists. Tickets start at...

...Aid Disaster Relief. Adriana Miranda created the Facebook event at the Trump International Hotel & Tower, 401 N. Wabash Ave., in jest, but when thousands responded, she decided to use the event to raise money...

♦ West Loop: In that same vein, Ace Hotel's new rooftop bar Waydown, 311 N. Morgan St., will donate $1 to Direct Relief for every daiquiri bought in October.

♦ Greektown: An Oct. 20 fundraiser at Ambassador Public House, 310 S. Halsted St., will donate money to local charities in Houston, southern Florida and Puerto Rico. Spend $25 and get two drinks and appetizers from 5-8 p.m.

...for Puerto Rico" benefit concert starting at 7 p.m Oct. 19 at Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Ave., will feature bands The O'My's, Air Credits, Rich Jones and BoatHouse, who've...

    11 More Ways To Help Hurricane Victims In Puerto Rico, Mexico
    CHICAGO - Locals haven't stopped raising money for disaster victims in Puerto Rico and Mexico as relief efforts continue. Below are more upcoming fundraisers: ♦ Logan Square: Head to Elastic Arts, 3429 W. Diversey Ave., No. 208, Friday for a benefit show featuring performances by "juke legend" RP Boo, comedian Sarah Squirm, rocker Blackerface and noise music artist Piss Piss Piss, Moan Moan Moan.
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Oct 10

Man killed in double homicide in Pilsen is identified

Manuel Mendoza, 18, was pronounced dead at the scene in the 1800 block of South Throop Street at 11:11 a.m. Saturday, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Mendoza, of the 2500 block of South Sawyer Avenue, died from multiple gunshot wounds, the office determined.

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Manuel Mendoza, 18, was pronounced dead at the scene in the 1800 block of South Throop Street at 11:11 a.m. Saturday, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Mendoza, of the 2500 block of South Sawyer Avenue, died from multiple gunshot wounds, the office determined.

    Man killed in double homicide in Pilsen is identified
    The second of two men killed in an attack in the Pilsen neighborhood over the weekend has been identified, authorities said Tuesday.
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Oct 09

4 Dead, at Least 22 Wounded in Weekend Violence

A person in a gray sedan fired shots at an 18-year-old man in the 2500 block of South Whipple at approximately 10:40 p.m., police said. The man was shot in the right hand, and was taken to St. Anthony’s in stable condition.

A black vehicle drove up to a 21-year-old man in the 2400 block of South Whipple at approximately 5:21 a.m., and one of the occupants opened fire, according to police. The man was shot in the left leg, and he was taken to Mt. Sinai in good condition.

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The first fatality of the weekend occurred just before 5 p.m. on Friday evening, when an 18-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 800 block of East 83rd Street. The man was taken to Christ Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The weekend’s latest fatality occurred on Sunday night in the 1300 block of North Mason. The shooting, which occurred at around 7:26 p.m. according to police, took place...

A 19-year-old man was shot in the 12300 block of South Wallace at approximately 5:55 p.m., police said. He was walking when two men approached him from an alley and opened fire. He was taken to Metro South in serious condition with a gunshot wound to his stomach and right leg.

Two 17-year-old boys were shot while driving in a car in the 200 block of West Garfield at approximately 8:45 p.m. One of the victims was shot in the leg...

In the 11600 block of South Church at approximately 11:53 p.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the chest and neck. He had just exited a car when he was shot. He was taken to Christ Hospital in critical condition, police said.

Two people were shot in the 200 block of West Root at approximately 1 a.m., according to police. A 29-year-old was shot multiple...

A 26-year-old man was shot in the face while sitting in a vehicle in the 4500 block of West Congress at approximately 9:02 a.m. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in stable condition, according to police.

A 32-year-old man suffered a graze wound to his leg when he was shot in the 4300 block of West Jackson at approximately 12:45 p.m. He was taken to Loretto Hospital in good condition, police said.

...old man was shot by a home owner during an attempted home invasion in the 4500 block of South St. Lawrence at approximately 10:54 p.m. According to police, the man forced his way into...

A person in a black SUV got out and fired shots at a 25-year-old man as he sat in a car in the 1900 block of South Wentworth at approximately 2:32 a.m, police said. The victim was taken to Northwestern Hospital in stable condition with gunshot wounds to his right side and right hip.

A 28-year-old man was shot in the shoulder by a man on foot in the 300 block of South Sacramento at approximately 2:47 a.m. He was taken to Mt. Sinai, but he walked out without receiving treatment, according to police.

A 24-year-old man was standing on a sidewalk in the 2400 block of West Haddon when he was shot in the right arm at approximately 3:42 a.m. He was taken to St. Mary’s in stable condition, police said.

A 27-year-old man was standing outside in the 2900 block of East 87th Street at approximately 12:42 p.m. when he was shot in the buttocks, according to police. He was taken to Trinity Hospital in good condition.

A 42-year-old man was exiting a vehicle when a man approached on foot and fired shots at him. The incident occurred in the 12200 block of South Aberdeen at 1 p.m., according to police. He was taken to Christ Hospital in stable condition.

A 24-year-old man was shot in the head while standing in the 1400 block of North Latrobe at approximately 8 p.m. He was taken to Stroger in critical condition, according to police.

    4 Dead, at Least 22 Wounded in Weekend Violence
    Four people are dead and at least 22 more were wounded in shootings across the Chicago-area over the weekend. The first fatality of the weekend occurred just before 5 p.m. on Friday evening, when an 18-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 800 block of East 83 rd Street.
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Oct 08

3 Dead, 19 Injured In Chicago Weekend Shootings

...the Southwest Side. A 21-year-old man was standing on the corner in the 2400 block of South Whipple when a black vehicle approached and someone inside fired shots, striking the man in the...

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...when he was found unresponsive by officers about 4:45 p.m. Friday in the 800 block of East 83rd Street in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Police. He suffered...

...Alexis Salgado, 20, and a still-unidentified 18-year-old man were driving in the 1800 block of South Throop when they flashed a gun at someone standing on the street, authorities said. The person...

    3 Dead, 19 Injured In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A man shot dead Friday evening was the 500th person to be killed in city gun violence since the start of the year during a weekend in which three people have been killed and at least 19 others wounded in Chicago shootings.
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Oct 07

4 injured during Little Village traffic crash

Six ambulances were sent to the 4300 block of West Ogden Avenue for a traffic crash that happened about 7 p.m., the Chicago Fire Department tweeted.

    4 injured during Little Village traffic crash
    Four people have been taken to hospitals after a car crash in the Little Village neighborhood Friday night.
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Oct 05

Chicago's first intercultural festival kicks off Saturday

2214 S Sacramento Ave. Chicago, IL

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...ILAdmission: $12, $10 for Mitchell Museum MembersSunday, October 15 at 3pmSouth Side Community Art Center 3831 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, ILAdmission: $12, $10 for South Side Community Art Center members In the spirit of...

2249 W Superior St. Chicago, IL

    Chicago's first intercultural festival kicks off Saturday
    Chicago's first intercultural festival, bringing together over 30 cultural centers and heritage museums, will kick off on Saturday. Emily Reusswig, executive director of the Chicago Cultural Foundation, stopped by ABC7 to talk about how people can enjoy the month-long festival. The festival kicks off with World Dumpling Fest on Saturday, Oct.
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Oct 05

2 killed, at least 8 wounded in Chicago shooting

...in the leg in the Little Village neighborhood, police said. That shooting happened in the 4100 block of West 30th Street. The man was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said. The man...

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...6:45 p.m. Wednesday, a 33-year-old man was fatally shot in the 1400 block of North LeClaire Avenue, near LaFollette Park, in the Austin neighborhood, according to a police media notification. The man...

...when he was shot by someone else on foot who then ran off toward the 1300 block of North Laramie Avenue...

Just a half-hour earlier, a 43-year-old man was fatally shot in the 1000 block of North Long Avenue, just blocks from the LeClaire shooting, according to police. The man suffered a gunshot wound...

A double shooting happened about 3:45 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Homan Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood. Two people were hit by gunfire in the attack. A 22...

...Bronzeville neighborhood just before 11:50 p.m, authorities said. He was walking in the 5000 block of South Indiana Avenue when someone in an approaching black vehicle fired shots, police said. The teen was taken...

...West Side about 10:10 p.m., authorities said. The man was driving in the 3900 block of West Grenshaw Street when someone fired at his vehicle, hitting him and causing him to crash into two...

A teenage boy was shot in the 3100 block of West 38th Street in the Brighton Park neighborhood. The boy, 17, was standing in front of a home...

Shortly before 10:45 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the 3000 block of West Roosevelt Road in the Lawndale neighborhood. Police said the victim was standing outside when he heard gunfire...

    Man wounded in shooting in Little Village neighborhood
    A 20-year-old man was wounded Wednesday morning in a shooting on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said.
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Oct 05

2 killed, at least 6 wounded in Chicago shootings

...in the leg in the Little Village neighborhood, police said. That shooting happened in the 4100 block of West 30th Street. The man was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said. The man...

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...6:45 p.m. Wednesday, a 33-year-old man was fatally shot in the 1400 block of North LeClaire Avenue, near LaFollette Park, in the Austin neighborhood, according to a police media notification. The man...

...when he was shot by someone else on foot who then ran off toward the 1300 block of North Laramie Avenue...

Just a half-hour earlier, a 43-year-old man was fatally shot in the 1000 block of North Long Avenue, just blocks from the LeClaire shooting, according to police. The man suffered a gunshot wound...

A double shooting happened about 3:45 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Homan Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood. Two people were hit by gunfire in the attack. A 22...

A teenage boy was shot in the 3100 block of West 38th Street in the Brighton Park neighborhood. The boy, 17, was standing in front of a home...

Shortly before 10:45 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the 3000 block of West Roosevelt Road in the Lawndale neighborhood. Police said the victim was standing outside when he heard gunfire...

    Man wounded in shooting in Little Village neighborhood
    A 20-year-old man was wounded Wednesday morning in a shooting on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 04

Man wounded in shooting in Little Village neighborhood

The shooting happened about 9:25 a.m. in the 4100 block of West 30th Street. The man was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

    Man wounded in shooting in Little Village neighborhood
    A 20-year-old man was wounded Wednesday morning in a shooting on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 04

Anti-Gentrification Graffiti Hits Unopened South Side Coffeeshop and More Intel

...coffeeshop — and this spot hasn’t even opened yet. Sip 22, a forthcoming business at 2909 W. Cermak Rd. in Little Village, was the target of an ant-gentrification tagger a few days ago...

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...Impossible “bleeding” veggie burger. Bareburger, the New York-based chain with one Chicago location at 3357 N. Lincoln Ave., will start serving the burger at all its locations in November, Nation’s Restaurant News...

    Unopened Little Village Coffeeshop Hit With Anti-Gentrification Graffiti and More Intel
    Anti-gentrification graffiti has hit another near South Side coffeeshop - and this spot hasn't even opened yet. Sip 22, a forthcoming business at 2909 W. Cermak Rd. in Little Village, was the target of an ant-gentrification tagger a few days ago, Chicagoist reported first. The graffiti, visible in the photo below, reads "Fuck Yr Coffee G.T.F.O.L.V."
    https://chicago.eater.com

Oct 03

Chicago man charged with using hammer in armored truck robbery attempt

Adams attacked and tried to rob the guard outside of Azteca Currency Exchange, 4327 W. 26th Street, about 9:25 a.m. Monday, according to an FBI affidavit filed as part of the charges against Adams.

    Chicago man charged with using hammer in armored truck robbery attempt
    A man who authorities say was shot when he tried to rob an armored truck guard by hitting him in the back and neck with a sledgehammer in Little Village has been charged in federal court. Jerry Adams, 33, of Chicago, was still hospitalized Tueday after the employee of Garda World armored services he tried to rob shot him, according to the FBI.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 03

Weekend violence in Chicago leaves 32 shot, 4 fatally

...the boy was shot in the arm about 2:40 p.m. Saturday in the 2500 block of South St. Louis Avenue when a gunman got out of a light-colored vehicle and fired, police said.  He...

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The man killed along the Chicago River was found around 12:15 a.m. Sunday on a sidewalk in the 5000 block of North Bernard Street in the North Park neighborhood, police said.

    Weekend violence in Chicago leaves 32 shot, 4 fatally
    At least 32 people were shot over the weekend, including a man killed along the Chicago River on the North Side and a 13-year-old boy wounded while riding his bike in Little Village on the West Side, according to police. Between Friday afternoon and early Monday, at least four people were killed and 28 others wounded, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 02

'F**K Yr Coffee': Vandals Tag Little Village Cafe Amid Gentrification Anxieties

The vandalism was spotted over the weekend at 2909 W. Cermak Rd. A corner storefront features signage for Sip 22, though the coffee shop has yet to...

    'F**K Yr Coffee': Vandals Tag Little Village Cafe Amid Gentrification Anxieties
    A storefront in Little Village that is being made into a cafe was tagged with graffiti over the weekend. The vandalism-which read "F**K YR COFFEE G.T.F.O.L.V.," presumably meaning "Get the F**k Out of Little Village"-was scrawled as anxieties over gentrification continue to remain an issue in the neighborhood.
    http://chicagoist.com

Oct 02

Pregnant woman among 18 shot, 5 fatally, in city shootings Friday and Saturday

Earlier Friday around 7:10 p.m., a 27-year-old man was shot in the head in the 4200 block of West 25th Place in the city's Little Village neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

...said several men fired at him while he was waiting at a stoplight in the 2600 block of West Cermak Road in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side. He took himself to St. Anthony...

...fired shots while he stood on the sidewalk, police said. The shooting happened in the 2600 block of South Central Park Avenue on the West Side. He walked to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized, police...

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...Michael Hillard, was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:15 p.m. in the 4700 block of West Jackson Boulevard on the West Side, police said. Hillard lived in the 800 block of North Christiana...

...block of West Jackson Boulevard on the West Side, police said. Hillard lived in the 800 block of North Christiana Avenue in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood. No one was in custody...

The man, identified by the Cook County medical examiner as Juan Vargas, was taken to Mount Sinai in critical condition. Vargas, who lived in the 4400 block of West 59th Street in the West Elsdon neighborhood, was pronounced dead at the hospital at 7:53 p.m.

The shooting occurred around 7:30 a.m. in the 400 block of West 102nd Place in the Fernwood neighborhood, police said. The man was dead at the scene. The woman was shot three times in the chest and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 8:57 a.m.

The men, 25 and 28, got into an argument with three other men in the 4500 block of West Jackson Boulevard, police said. The 25-year-old was shot in the chest and was pronounced dead...

...a.m., a 27-year-old man was shot in the right knee in the 4100 block of West Fifth Avenue in the city's Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The man was sitting in...

...was shot to the upper right arm around 10:25 p.m. Friday in the 3000 block of West Lexington Street in the city's Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The woman was hit when...

...old man was shot in the left foot about 8:50 p.m. in the 700 block of North Waller Avenue in the city's South Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The man told police...

...About 7 p.m., a 37-year-old man was shot in the 2600 block of West Harrison Street in the city's Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The man, shot in the...

...Three men were shot in Lawndale about 5:20 p.m. in the 1900 block of South St. Louis Avenue, police said. They were standing outside when a black vehicle pulled up and someone inside...

...An Englewood attack happened about 2:50 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Princeton Avenue on the South Side, police said. There, a 21-year-old man was shot in...

...a 20-year-old man was wounded about 11:45 a.m. Friday in the 400 block of West 64th Street on the South Side, police said. The man was standing on the corner when someone...

    Pregnant woman among 18 shot, 5 fatally, in city shootings Friday and Saturday
    A man and a pregnant woman killed Friday in a double shooting were among at least 18 people shot in the city between Friday and Saturday mornings. A total of five people were killed and 13 were wounded. In the most recent fatal attack, a 49-year-old man was shot in the face around 9 p.m.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 02

Howl-o-ween Ball to benefit Hinsdale Humane Society

Howl-o-ween Ball, an evening of costumes and cocktails to benefit the Hinsdale Humane Society, will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 28, at Room & Board Oak Brook, 2525 22nd St.

    Howl-o-ween Ball to benefit Hinsdale Humane Society
    Howl-o-ween Ball, an evening of costumes and cocktails to benefit the Hinsdale Humane Society, will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 28, at Room & Board Oak Brook, 2525 22nd St. A­­­ costume ball for adults, the event features a deejay from Fig Media, cocktails, heavy appetizers from Taste of Home catering, desserts, live and silent auctions, a paddle raise and more.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Oct 02

Weekend violence in Chicago leaves 32 shot, 4 fatally

The boy was shot in the arm about 2:40 p.m. Saturday in the 2500 block of South Saint Louis Avenue when a gunman got out of a light-colored vehicle and fired, police said.  He was taken by ambulance to Stroger Hospital, where he was listed in good condition, police said.

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Police officers cross crime scene tape near the location of a man of unknown age, who was found fatally shot on the steps to a bridge over the North Branch of the Chicago River, in the 5000 block of North Bernard Street early Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

    Weekend violence in Chicago leaves 32 shot, 4 fatally
    At least 32 people were shot over the weekend, including a man killed along the Chicago River on the North Side and a 13-year-old boy wounded while riding his bike in Little Village on the West Side, according to police. Between Friday afternoon and early Monday, at least four people were killed and 28 others wounded, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 02

4 Killed, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

...opened fire, authorities said. Vargas was found about 7:10 p.m. Friday in the 4000 block of West 25th Place and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died less than an hour later. He...

...Saturday in a separate Little Village neighborhood attack. He was riding his bike in the 2500 block of South St. Louis when someone got out of a light-colored vehicle nearby and fired shots, striking him...

...making a delivery about 9:30 a.m. Saturday at a currency exchange in the 4300 block of West 26th Street when a male wearing a reflective vest hit him with a sledgehammer in an attempt...

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...year-old man and 26-year-old woman were standing on the sidewalk in the 2600 block of East 75th Street when another male walked up, pulled out a handgun and fired shots. The man suffered...

...and found 22-year-old Jose Rico lying face down on the sidewalk in the 5000 block of North Bernard in the North Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, authorities said. Rico had suffered multiple...

    4 Killed, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Four people were killed and at least 29 others, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning. Police touted a drop in gun violence on Sunday, as September was the seventh straight month that saw a reduction in shooting incidents in 2017.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Oct 01

13-Year-Old Boy Shot While Riding Bike In Little Village

At 2:39 p.m., the boy was riding his bike in the 2500 block of South St. Louis Avenue when someone got out of a light-colored car, walked up to the boy and fired shots, police said.

    13-Year-Old Boy Shot While Riding Bike In Little Village
    CHICAGO - A 13-year-old boy was shot in Little Village on Saturday afternoon, police said. At 2:39 p.m., the boy was riding his bike in the 2500 block of South St. Louis Avenue when someone got out of a light-colored car, walked up to the boy and fired shots, police said.
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Oct 01

Robber Goes After Armored Truck Driver With Sledgehammer But Gets Shot: FBI

At 9:30 a.m., the driver mas making a delivery in the 4300 block of West 26th Street and got out of the truck while carrying a bag, according to an FBI news release. That's when a man in reflective clothing hit the driver with a sledgehammer and tried to rob the driver, the FBI said.

    Robber Goes After Armored Truck Driver With Sledgehammer But Gets Shot: FBI
    CHICAGO - An armored truck driver shot a man who tried to rob him with a sledgehammer in Little Village on Saturday, officials said. At 9:30 a.m., the driver mas making a delivery in the 4300 block of West 26th Street and got out of the truck while carrying a bag, according to an FBI news release.
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Sep 30

Boy, 13, shot in Little Village

It happened about 2:40 p.m. in the 2500 block of South St. Louis Avenue, police said.

    Boy, 13, shot in Little Village
    A 13-year-old boy was shot in the arm Saturday afternoon in the Little Village neighborhood.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Sep 30

FBI: Armored car driver shoots attempted robber after being hit with sledgehammer in Little Village

...said.A Garda armored car was making a delivery to a currency exchange in the 4300-block of West 26th Street at about 9:30 a.m., the FBI said.After the driver exited the vehicle...

    FBI: Armored car driver shoots attempted robber in Little Village
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS An armored car driver shot an attempted robber who attacked him with a sledgehammer Saturday morning in the Little Village neighborhood, the FBI said. A Garda armored car was making a delivery to a currency exchange in the 4300-block of West 26th Street at about 9:30 a.m., the FBI said.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Sep 30

FBI investigating attempted armored car robbery in Little Village

...the Chicago Tribune reports. The attempted robbery happened around 9:30 a.m. on the 4300 block of West 26th Street, FBI spokesperson Garrett Croon said. The Chicago Tribune said it was not immediately clear whether...

    FBI investigating attempted armored car robbery in Little Village
    CHICAGO - The FBI is responding to an armored car robbery in the city's Little Village neighborhood, the Chicago Tribune reports. The attempted robbery happened around 9:30 a.m. on the 4300 block of West 26th Street, FBI spokesperson Garrett Croon said.
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Sep 30

FBI responding to attempted armored car robbery in Little Village

About 9:30 a.m. someone tried to rob the armored vehicle in the 4300 block of West 26th Street, according to Garrett Croon, a spokesman for the FBI.

    FBI responding to attempted armored car robbery in Little Village
    The FBI is responding to an armored vehicle robbery in Little Village.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Sep 30

2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

...began shooting, police said. Vargas was found about 7:10 p.m. Friday in the 4000 block of West 25th Place and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died. He lived in the West Elsdon...

...police said. A 42-year-old man was stopped at a red light in the 2600 block of West Cermak when several males approached and fired shots, striking him in the left elbow. He showed...

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...He was sitting in a parked vehicle at 12:43 a.m. Saturday in the 4100 block of West Fifth Avenue when someone in a tan-colored minivan fired shots, striking him in the right knee...

...year-old woman was standing on the sidewalk about 10:25 p.m. in the 3000 block of West Lexington when someone in a green SUV fired shots, striking her in the legs, police said...

...m. in the Austin neighborhood, police said. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 700 block of North Waller when he heard gunshots and felt pain. He was taken to West Suburban Medical Center...

...earlier in the Lawndale neighborhood. The 37-year-old was in a vehicle in the 2600 block of West Harrison when someone fired shots from a passing dark-colored SUV, police said. He was struck...

...weekend’s first shooting wounded three men about 5:15 p.m. Friday in the 1900 block of South St. Louis in the Lawndale neighborhood, police said. The group was standing outside when someone fired shots...

    2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least 10 other people were wounded in separate attacks across Chicago since Friday evening, marking a violent start to the weekend. The most recent killing happened in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, Chicago Police said.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Sep 30

2 Dead, at Least 10 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

The first fatality of the weekend occurred at approximately 7:10 p.m. in the 4000 block of West 25th Place. Police say a 27-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk when a person...

A 42-year-old man was shot while sitting in a vehicle in the 2600 block of West Cermak at approximately 4:38 a.m. Several men walked up to the car and fired shots at him, striking him in the left elbow. He was treated and released from St. Anthony’s, police said.

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Three men were shot in the 1900 block of South St. Louis at approximately 5:16 p.m., according to police. The men were standing outside when...

A 37-year-old man is in serious condition after being shot in the back, arm, and knee, police said. The man was in a vehicle when a person in a dark colored SUV fired shots at him in the 2600 block of West Harrison at approximately 7:06 p.m.

A 42-year-old man was standing on a sidewalk in the 700 block of North Waller at approximately 8:49 p.m. when he was shot in the left foot. He was taken to West Suburban in stable condition, according to police.

A 40-year-old man was shot and killed in the 4700 block of West Jackson just before 9 p.m., police said. The man was standing on a sidewalk when an unknown person walked up to him and fired shots, striking him in the face. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two people were shot in the 3000 block of West Lexington at approximately 10:25 p.m., police said. A green SUV pulled up to a...

A 27-year-old man was sitting in a parked car when a tan colored minivan pulled up at approximately 12:43 a.m. in the 4100 block of West Fifth Avenue. Police say an occupant in the van opened fire, striking the victim in the right knee. He was taken to Mt. Sinai in stable condition.

    2 Dead, at Least 10 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings
    It was a violent start to the weekend in Chicago, as two men were killed and at least 10 more were wounded in shootings across the city. The first fatality of the weekend occurred at approximately 7:10 p.m. in the 4000 block of West 25 th Place.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

Sep 30

Chicago Shootings Kill 4, Wound 12 Since Friday Morning

• In Little Village at 4:38 a.m. Saturday, a 42-year-old man was shot while in a vehicle stopped at a red light in the 2600 block of West Cermak Road.

• In Little Village at 9 p.m., a 34-year-old man was shot while walking on the sidewalk in the 2600 block of South Central Park Avenue. Someone shot at him from a black sedan.

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• In Garfield Park at 12:43 a.m., a 27-year-old man was shot while sitting in a parked car in the 4100 block of West Fifth Avenue. Someone shot at him from a tan-colored minivan.

• In Garfield Park at 10 p.m. Friday, a 36-year-old woman was shot while on the sidewalk in the 3000 block of West Lexington Street. Someone shot at her from a green SUV.

• In Austin at 8:49 p.m., a 42-year-old man was while standing on the sidewalk in the 700 block of North Waller Avenue. Police believe the incident may have been gang-related.

• In Garfield Park at 7:06 p.m., a 37-year-old man was shot in his back, arm and knee while in a vehicle in the 2600 block of West Harrison Street.

• In North Lawndale at 5:16 p.m., three men were shot in a drive-by in the 1900 block of South St. Louis Avenue.

• In Englewood at 2:47 p.m., a 21-year-old man was shot while walking in the 5900 block of South Princeton Avenue.

• In Englewood at 11:44 a.m., a 20-year-old man was shot while standing on a corner in the 400 block of West 64th Street.

    Chicago Shootings Kill 4, Wound 12 Since Friday Morning
    CHICAGO - Another violent wave of shootings across the city left four people dead and 12 people wounded since Friday, police said. A man was shot dead on an Austin sidewalk Friday night. A West Elsdon man was fatally shot in Little Village Friday night.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Sep 29

NAPERVILLE ARREST REPORT

...was taken into custody at 11:54 a.m. Sept. 11 at Cook County Jail, 2700 S. California Ave., Chicago, in connection with a 2016 crime involving felony theft, identity theft and possession of...

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...an arrest warrant at 1:10 a.m. Sept. 6 at the Naperville police station, 1350 Aurora Ave., on charges of aggravated DUI, driving with a suspended license, driving without insurance, failure to...

•James N. Short, 22, of the 600 block of Douglas Avenue, was charged with driving without a license at 7:45 p.m. Sept. 6 in the 1100 block of Raymond Drive.

•Destiney S. Baker, 31, of the 0-99 block of Roanoke Court in Bolingbrook, was taken into custody on a Will County arrest warrant for driving with a suspended license at 10:40 p.m. Sept. 6 in the 1600 block of West Diehl Road.

...Richard A. Depadro, 43, and Phara E. Webster, 35, both of the 1800 block of Deerpath Court, were arrested at 10:57 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 100 block of East...

...block of Deerpath Court, were arrested at 10:57 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 100 block of East Chicago Avenue. Depadro was charged with theft for stealing a man's wallet and Webster was charged...

•Philip J. Preston, 19, of the 2200 block of Haider Avenue, was charged with criminal damage to property at 8:13 a.m. Sept. 9 at his home.

...Antonio D. Meeks, 27, of the 9200 block of South State Street in Chicago, was taken into custody at 11:54 a.m. Sept. 11 at Cook...

•Teewood Lewis, 41, of the 200 block of North Leclaire Avenue in Chicago, was taken into custody on an arrest warrant at 5:47 a.m. Sept. 12 in the 2200 block of West Diehl Road in Aurora.

•Melissa L. Gibbons, 33, of the 100 block of East Bailey Road, was charged with driving with a suspended license and failure to yield the right of way from a private road or driveway at 7:32 p.m. Sept. 12 near East Bailey Road and Coach Drive.

•Daniella A. Harris, 31, of the 800 block of Lyndhurst Court, was taken into custody at 3:34 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Naperville police station, 1350 Aurora Ave., on charges of criminal trespass to a residence and criminal damage to property, stemming from a May 25 incident at a neighbor's home.

    NAPERVILLE ARREST REPORT
    These are arrests made recently by the Naperville Police Department. *Devon M. Idelburg, 22, of the 300 block of Ramsey Drive in Romeoville, was charged with driving with a suspended license, driving without insurance and driving 68 mph in a 45-mph zone at 1:14 a.m. Sept. 5 near 111th Street and Route 59.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Sep 28

Jason Van Dyke's Attorney Can Stay On Case, Poses No Conflict, Judge Rules

"The fact of the matter is: Mr. Herbert represented the majority of the state's key witnesses," special prosecutor Marilyn Hite Ross said during an hourlong hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

    Jason Van Dyke's Attorney Can Stay On Case, Poses No Conflict, Judge Rules
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A Cook County judge Thursday said Jason Van Dyke's defense attorney poses no conflict of interest in the Laquan McDonald murder case - despite previously representing five Chicago Police officers who might testify at trial.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Sep 28

Dog Euthanized After Owner Beat, Choked Her in 95-Degree Heat: Prosecutors

...State's Attorney Lorraine Scaduto said during a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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Police were called to the Jewel at 5320 S. Pulaski Road in West Elsdon about 1:30 p.m. Saturday after witnesses reported someone "choking an...

    Dog Euthanized After Owner Beat, Choked Her in 95-Degree Heat: Prosecutors
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A small terrier had to be euthanized Saturday after her owner repeatedly beat and choked the dog outside a Jewel Osco in 95-degree heat, authorities said. Jaroslaw Kowalkowski, 47, is charged with aggravated cruelty to animals. Police were called to the Jewel at 5320 S.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Sep 27

5 Rapes Linked To Fake Uber Driver Preying On Women Leaving Bars: Charges

...s Attorney Jillian Anselmo said during a bond hearing Wednesday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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...year-old woman who'd been hanging out with friends at Mullen's On Clark, 3527 N. Clark St., Assistant State's Attorney Jillian Anselmo said during a bond hearing Wednesday at the Leighton...

Afandi let the woman go, and she sprinted several blocks before calling a friend and reporting the attack in the 4500 block of North Damen Avenue, Anselmo said. A rape kit was collected at a local hospital.

On December 11, 2016, Afandi abducted another stranger, prosecutors allege — this time a 27-year-old woman who was leaving a work Christmas party at Farmhouse Chicago, 228 W. Chicago Ave.

A month later, on January 15, Afandi kidnapped a 25-year-old woman who'd been drinking with friends at Old Crow Smokehouse, 3506 N. Clark St., until roughly 3 a.m., according to Anselmo.

As the victim begged Afandi to stop and tried to fight him off, prosecutors said, he raped the woman. She ran away after the attack and asked for help inside a nearby restaurant in the 2200 block of West Irving Park Road, Anselmo said.

    Serial Rapist Posed As Uber Driver, Preyed On Women Leaving Bars: Charges
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A man charged in five Chicago-area rape cases picked up one victim in a taxi and kidnapped four others by pretending he was an Uber driver, prosecutors said Wednesday. Musaab Afandi, 33, was denied bail after DNA evidence linked him to three Chicago cases.
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