8 hours ago

Police release video of Ashburn carjacking suspects

...The incident took place at about 7:20 p.m. on June 28 in the 3200-block of West 87th Street.The stolen SUV was later spotted at a gas station and the suspects were seen...

    Police release video of Ashburn carjacking suspects
    Chicago police have released surveillance video of suspects in a carjacking two weeks ago in the Ashburn neighborhood. Surveillance video shows what appears to be the suspects attacking the victim and taking their keys. The incident took place at about 7:20 p.m. on June 28 in the 3200-block of West 87th Street.
    http://abc7chicago.com

9 hours ago

New rail and road projects will untie some tricky South Side knots

...federal, state and city money, will allow trains to go above motor vehicle traffic at Columbus and Maplewood avenues in Chicago’s Ashburn neighborhood, eliminating delays for 11,500 vehicles daily...

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A freight train passes under the Englewood Flyover on July 11, 2018, on Chicago's South Side. The flyover, completed in 2014, takes Metra trains over Norfolk Southern and Amtrak trains. A similar flyover bridge is planned for 75th Street near Western Avenue.

...into two, and connect Metra’s SouthWest Service to the Rock Island District line around 74th Street and Normal Avenue, allowing the service to terminate at the underused LaSalle Street station rather than at clogged...

...The city of Chicago and the state also are studying a possible grade separation near Harlem Avenue at 63rd Street, to cut massive traffic backups south along Harlem. A grade separation separates motor vehicles from...

    New rail and road projects will untie some tricky South Side knots
    Six sets of railroad tracks cross each other at 75th Street near Western Avenue, surrounded by trees and Queen Anne's lace. The site looks innocent, almost pastoral. It does not look like what it is - one of the nastiest trouble spots in the nation's entire railroad system.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

14 hours ago

  • Reading Resources

    Mrs. hudson pitts is asking for $665.79:
    My students need hands-on activities to foster learning and to build foundational skills. These resources would help my students be able to decode comprehend and become fluent readers.
    Cics-Wrightwood Comment

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING ONE AND HALF STORY SFR WITH BASEMENT. NEW PLUMBING AND NEW BATH IN THE BASEMENT. NEW 150 LF OF 6 FT HIGH WOOD FENCE. ALL WORK AS PER PLANS.

    8047 S. Francisco Ave. Issued July 13, 2018 Comment

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44 hours ago

Police seek suspects in carjacking

A woman had parked her car in the parking lot of a shopping plaza in the 3200 block of West 87th Street on June 28th around 7:20 p.m.

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Police said the stolen SUV was seen at 87th Street and Prairie Avenue.  Two males exited the vehicle and went inside a gas station.

200-299 E. 87th St.

    Police seek suspects in carjacking
    CHICAGO - Chicago police are searching for suspects seen on security video attempting to steal a car. Police believe the incident could be related to other recent carjackings. A woman had parked her car in the parking lot of a shopping plaza in the 3200 block of West 87th Street on June 28th around 7:20 p.m.
    http://wgntv.com

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