4 hours ago

  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    REVISION TO PERMIT #100717119 TO REMOVE AND REPLACE EXISTING FRONT OPEN WOOD PORCH, TO REVISE WINDOWS AND TUCK POINTING AT EXISTING (3) DWELLING UNIT 2 - STORY MASONRY BUILDING WITH BASEMENT. **Certified Plan Corrections Project - Conditional Permit: Subject to field inspections **

    3412 W. Fulton Blvd. Issued February 23, 2018 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    NORTH ELEVATION: 10' X 1'-8" NON-ILLUMINATED WALL SIGN "VISTAGROUP REALTY"

    2323 W. Taylor St. Issued February 23, 2018 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    MODIFYING EXISTING WIRELESS INSTALLATION: REMOVE 3 800 MHZ FILTERS, REMOVE 3 1900 MHZ RRHS, INSTALL 3 3" SCH 40 X 8' LONG GALV MOUNT PIPE W/ ASSOCIATED HARDWARE, INSTALL 3 ANTENNAS, INSTALL 6 RRHS, INSTALL 6 JUNCTION CYLINDERS, INSTALL 1 1-16" HYBRID CABLE 140' LONG, INSTALL NEW BATTERY STRING, INSTALL 2500 MHZ DU SHELF

    434 N. Cicero Ave. Issued February 23, 2018 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF PARTITIONS, PLUMBING & HEATING SYSTEMS IN 3 STORY 36 UNIT MASONRY BUILDING PER PLANS.

    5201 W. Washington Blvd. Issued February 23, 2018 Comment
  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REMOVE 3GANG METER SOCKET AND INSTALL NEW 4GANG METERSOCKET PER CODE SEPERATE PUBLIC FROM DWELLING UNIT AND PUT PUBLIC CIRCUITS IN THERE OWN CIRCUIT BREAKER PANEL,PROPERLY GROUND SYSTEM INSIDE AND OUT PER CITY OF CHICAGO ELECTRICAL CODE,INSTALL EXTERIOR GROUND ROD AND COLD WATER GROUND WITHIN 5' OF COLD WATER ENTRANCE,ABATE BX WHERE NEEDED AND INSTALL CONDUIT.

    5139 W. Washington Blvd. Issued February 23, 2018 Comment
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4 hours ago

2 killed within 20 minutes in separate South Side attacks; 5 others wounded in city shootings

Earlier, a 34-year-old man was shot in the back around 3:10 p.m. in the 3400 block of West Van Buren Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said. He was transported to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.

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The 17-year-old boy was shot in the hip around 8:20 p.m. in the 8600 block of South Michigan Avenue in the Gresham neighborhood.

The man was shot in the upper body in the 1100 block of West 65th Street, police said. He was rushed to Stroger Hospital in critical condition before he was pronounced dead.

Also in the Gresham neighborhood, a 29-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the neck and left leg just after 6 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Parnell Avenue, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, but police did not say his condition.

In the city’s most recent shooting, an 18-year-old man was shot in the leg around 10:15 p.m. while outside at a gathering in the 5900 block of West Rice Street in the West Side’s South Austin neighborhood.

In the Back of the Yards neighborhood, a man was shot in the chest around 4:30 p.m. in the 2100 block of West 52nd Street on the South Side, police said. The man took a private vehicle to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was in critical condition.

Also on the West Side, a 19-year-old man was shot around 1 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Avers Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood.

    Man shot in Lawndale
    A man was shot in Lawndale on Saturday afternoon.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Middle School Hygiene Necessities

    Ms. Gratz is asking for $804.31:
    My students need basic supplies to ensure good hygiene, best presentation of self and general safety and care - especially in the winter months.
    KIPP Create Middle School Comment
  • Food for Thought, Literally!

    Ms. Hersch is asking for $533.67:
    My students need healthy snacks to fuel them for the day, help them remain focused in class, stay energized, stay engaged, and stay positive.
    Academy of Scholastic Achievement Comment

6 hours ago

Woman found unconscious on CTA Blue Line train; parolee now charged in robbery

Harris, of the 5100 block of West Washington Boulevard in the city’s Austin neighborhood, was arrested by Chicago police on Feb. 22.

    Woman found unconscious on CTA Blue Line train; parolee now charged in robbery
    A 28-year-old convicted felon with a history of aggravated robberies was ordered held without bail Saturday for allegedly robbing a 26-year-old woman on a CTA train. The victim, who suffered blunt trauma to her face and head, was found unconscious on the train car after the attack.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

6 hours ago

12 men wounded, 4 critically, in shootings across Chicago since Friday night

...year-old was walking about 3:10 p.m. when he heard shots in the 3400 block of West Van Buren and felt pain, according to police. He was treated for a gunshot wound to the...

...31-year-old was standing on a sidewalk at 1:47 a.m. in the 1100 block of South Mozart when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to...

...person shot found the man on a sidewalk at 9:21 p.m. in the 2300 block of West Ogden, police said. The man, whose age wasn't immediately known, was taken to Stroger Hospital...

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...m., the 29-year-old was shot in the neck and left leg in the 8800 block of South Parnell, Chicago Police said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. His condition...

...neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened about 4:30 p.m. in the 2100 block of West 52nd Street, police said. The man, whose exact age wasn't known, was shot in the chest...

...The 19-year-old was shot in the leg about 1 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Avers, according to police. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital for treatment. His condition wasn...

...He was on the porch of his home at 4:21 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Saginaw when someone in a passing dark-colored vehicle fired shots, striking him in the right...

...2:04 a.m., the man was riding in a vehicle traveling north in the 9500 block of South Stony Island when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in the chest, police said...

...West Side Austin neighborhood. The 37-year-old was standing near a vehicle in the 5500 block of West Van Buren when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in his right leg, police...

...Side. The man was walking on a sidewalk at 12:01 a.m. in the 1400 block of South Kenneth when another male walked up and fired shots, police said. He suffered gunshot wounds to...

...man was walking with a group of friends at 9:55 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Emerald when a dark-colored vehicle drove by and someone inside fired shots, striking him in...

...Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. The 43-year-old witnessed the three-car crash in the 2400 block of West Augusta and followed the Jeep that drove off, police said. A few blocks later, the driver...

...few blocks later, the driver of the Jeep fired at him near the intersection of Augusta Boulevard and California Avenue. He was shot multiple times in the chest and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he...

Fatal 8-vehicle crash closes intersection near Congress and Wells

    12 men wounded, 4 critically, in shootings across Chicago since Friday night
    At least 12 men have been wounded, four of them critically, in a series of shootings across Chicago since Friday night. The most recent shooting happened Saturday evening when a man was shot in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
    http://abc7chicago.com

13 hours ago

Police Search For Suspected Carjackers

The second took place two days later in the 100 block of North Lavergne.

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Police says the first happened in the 200 block of North Central Avenue on February 14.

The third was in the 5700 block of West Chicago on February 19 and the fourth was the same day in the 200 block of South Central.

The third was in the 5700 block of West Chicago on February 19 and the fourth was the same day in the 200 block of South Central.

    Police Search For Suspected Carjackers
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Chicago police say at least four carjackings have taken place in February. It's not clear how many offenders were involved. Police says the first happened in the 200 block of North Central Avenue on February 14. The second took place two days later in the 100 block of North Lavergne.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

19 hours ago

Man shot by hit-and-run suspect among 8 wounded in city shootings

The man was found lying on the sidewalk in the 2300 block of West Ogden Avenue with gunshot wounds to the face. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition.

The 31-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 1100 block of South Mozart Street when he was shot in the abdomen. He took himself to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was listed in critical condition.

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The 43-year-old man told police he saw a three-car crash near Augusta Boulevard and California Avenue around 9:50 p.m. Friday in the West Side’s Humboldt Park neighborhood.

The man followed a black Jeep that drove away from the scene for about half a mile until the Jeep’s driver fired shots at him in the 2400 block of West Augusta, police said.

A 29-year-old man was shot in the thigh around 4:20 a.m. Saturday in the 7800 block of South Saginaw Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side, police said. He was on his porch when someone fired at him from a dark vehicle. He was stabilized at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Around 2:05 a.m., a 37-year-old man was shot in the chest while riding in the backseat of a car in the 9500 block of South Stony Island Avenue near the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side. He was driven to Jackson Park Hospital in serious condition.

A 37-year-old man was shot in the leg around 12:30 a.m. while standing near a vehicle in the 5500 block of West Van Buren Street in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

...in the buttocks and leg and grazed in the head just after midnight in the 1400 block of South Kenneth Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The man was standing on the sidewalk...

...to police. He told police he was walking down the street with friends in the 8000 block of South Emerald Avenue when someone fired at him from a dark vehicle. He was taken to St. Bernard...

    Man shot by hit-and-run suspect among 7 injured in city shootings
    A man who was shot after he pursued a hit-and-run suspect was among seven people wounded in city shootings on Friday and early Saturday, Chicago police said. The 43-year-old man told police he saw a three-car crash near Augusta Boulevard and California Avenue around 9:50 p.m. Friday in the West Side's Humboldt Park neighborhood.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

22 hours ago

8 men wounded, 2 critically, in shootings across Chicago since Friday night

...31-year-old was standing on a sidewalk at 1:47 a.m. in the 1100 block of South Mozart when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to...

...person shot found the man on a sidewalk at 9:21 p.m. in the 2300 block of West Ogden, police said. The man, whose age wasn't immediately known, was taken to Stroger Hospital...

This article has 8 other Chicago locations (Show)

...man was on the porch of his home at 4:21 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Saginaw when someone in a passing dark-colored vehicle fired shots, striking him in the right...

...2:04 a.m., the man was riding in a vehicle traveling north in the 9500 block of South Stony Island when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in the chest, police said...

...West Side Austin neighborhood. The 37-year-old was standing near a vehicle in the 5500 block of West Van Buren when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in his right leg, police...

...Side. The man was walking on a sidewalk at 12:01 a.m. in the 1400 block of South Kenneth when another male walked up and fired shots, police said. He suffered gunshot wounds to...

...man was walking with a group of friends at 9:55 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Emerald when a dark-colored vehicle drove by and someone inside fired shots, striking him in...

...Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. The 43-year-old witnessed the three-car crash in the 2400 block of West Augusta and followed the Jeep that drove off, police said. A few blocks later, the driver...

...few blocks later, the driver of the Jeep fired at him near the intersection of Augusta Boulevard and California Avenue. He was shot multiple times in the chest and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he...

Fatal 8-vehicle crash closes intersection near Congress and Wells

    8 men wounded, 2 critically, in shootings across Chicago since Friday night
    At least eight men were wounded, two of them critically, in a spate of shootings across Chicago since Friday night, marking a violent start to the weekend. The most recent shooting happened Saturday morning in the South Shore neighborhood. A 29-year-old man was on the porch of his home at 4:21 a.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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