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Ask Geoffrey: White Castle Inspired by Chicago Water Tower?

...up. In fact, the first White Castle in Chicago was a steel castle built at 2501 E. 79th St. Now only a few of the steel buildings still exist, and none are still White...

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...that survives in Chicago is White Castle #16, completed in 1930 at the corner of Wabash and Cermak. Today, it’s a chicken restaurant and was designated a Chicago landmark in 2011. It...

The red foot outside of St. James Cathedral on Wabash and Rush is a cast concrete sculpture by artist Mary Seyfarth. It was installed in 2008 on the church’s steps. The artist says it’s a larger cast of her own size 8 right foot.

    Ask Geoffrey: White Castle Inspired by Chicago Water Tower?
    Beth Zeigler, St. Charles Well, yes and no. The White Castle chain was started in Wichita, Kansas, in 1921 by former grill cook Walt Anderson and real estate businessman Billy Ingram.
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4 CTA buses hit by BB gun pellets

CHICAGO — Four CTA buses have been hit by BB gun pellets. One incident happened at 79th and South Chicago on Oct. 5 late at night. Three others occurred on October 9th at 2:30pm...

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...late at night. Three others occurred on October 9th at 2:30pm. They happened at 79th and Perry, 79th and Dorchester, and 132nd and Ellis. No one has been hurt. If you have...

...Three others occurred on October 9th at 2:30pm. They happened at 79th and Perry, 79th and Dorchester, and 132nd and Ellis. No one has been hurt. If you have any information, call...

    4 CTA buses hit by BB gun pellets
    CHICAGO -- Four CTA buses have been hit by BB gun pellets. One incident happened at 79th and South Chicago on Oct. 5 late at night. Three others occurred on October 9th at 2:30pm. They happened at 79th and Perry, 79th and Dorchester, and 132nd and Ellis. No one has been hurt.
    http://wgntv.com

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String Of Burglaries Reported In South Shore

• about 8:20 a.m. Sept. 15 in the 2400 block of East 79th;

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• about 4:45 a.m. Sept. 4 in the 7500 block of South Colfax;

• about 10 a.m. Sept. 5 in the 7500 block of South Kingston;

• about 11 a.m. Sept. 17 in the 7800 block of South Essex;

• about 7:05 a.m. Sept. 19 in the 7700 block of South Phillips;

• about 7:45 a.m. Sept. 19 in the 7800 block of South Saginaw;

• about 1 p.m. Oct. 5 in the 2500 block of East 78th.

    String Of Burglaries Reported In South Shore
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Police are warning South Shore residents about a recent string of burglaries in the South Side neighborhood. The burglars forcibly entered apartments through their rear doors or side windows and took property from inside, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. The burglaries happened: * about 4:45 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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