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Dollar Stores Robbed At Gunpoint In Washington Heights, Fernwood

about 4:40 p.m. on Nov. 2 in the 300 block of West 103rd Street;

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about 5:45 p.m. on Nov. 30 in the 800 block of West 103rd Street; and

    Dollar Stores Robbed At Gunpoint In Washington Heights, Fernwood
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Armed robbers have hit dollar stores three times over the past two months in the Far South Side Washington Heights and Fernwood neighborhoods. In all three incidents, two people walked into the stores, one pulling out a handgun and demanding money from the register while the other stood by the entrance to keep watch, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Monday Gun Violence Across Chicago

...Fernwood neighborhood. The 34-year-old was handling a handgun in his home in the 10500 block of South Normal when it went off, striking him in the right calf, police said. He was taken...

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...A teenage boy between 15 and 17 years old shot at a man in the 1200 block of West Leland before running away, according to Chicago Police. The man, whose exact age was not known...

At 6:49 p.m., a vehicle drove up to a 22-year-old man and someone inside started shooting in the 4500 block of West Madison in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. The man was shot in the lower left leg and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

...18-year-old was standing on a corner at 10:42 a.m. in the 3800 block of West Roosevelt when two armed males walked up, police said. One of the suspects was wearing a...

...was in a car stopped at a light about 12:30 a.m. in the 2800 block of North Kedzie, police said. Someone in an eastbound car in an alley west of Diversey fired shots...

    2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Monday Gun Violence Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and six other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago, police said. The day's latest homicide happened at 6:03 p.m. in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. A teenage boy between 15 and 17 years old shot at a man in the 1200 block of West Leland before running away, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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South Side Industrial Landmark to Come Tumbling Down

If you’re a shutterbug, it’s worth taking the trip down to 104th and Harvard (CTA buses 8A and/or 103) to get a picture of the pump house.  It was built four-stories tall to handle the massive machines of a century ago.  Today, though most of that volume is empty since modern pumps are much smaller.

And if you’re into Chicago history trivia, this building’s address used to be 104th and Stewart Avenue.   The address was changed to 104th and Princeton when the railroad came through the neighborhood and erased Stewart.  It’s an unusual case of a railroad not being there first.

    South Side Industrial Landmark to Come Tumbling Down
    You may have seen it, but not really noticed it, as you motored along I-57 past Chicago's Fernwood neighborhood. But that's OK, because soon the giant chimney that rises high above the Chicago Department of Water's Roseland Pumping Station will be gone. The bad news is that the neighborhood will lose a navigational touchstone.
    https://www.chicagoarchitecture.org

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    THE SCOPE OF WORK FOR THIS PROJECT IS THE CONTROLLED DEMOLITION OF A 270 FOOT TALL FREESTANDING AND ABANDONED BRICK AND CONCRETE CHIMNEY. THE ADJACENT PRIVATE DRIVE WILL BE REBUILT AS PART OF THIS WORK. THE CURRENT AND PROPOSED USE OF THIS PROPERTY IS G1 INDUSTRIAL LOW HAZARD / UTILITY (CITY OF CHICAGO PUBLIC WATER PUMPING STATION)**CERTIFIED CORRECTIONS- - SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS & AUDIT **

    351 W. 104th St. Issued October 27, 2017 Comment

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Seven armed robberies reported on Far South Side

About 5:45 a.m. on Oct. 16 at 56 West 103rd Place in Fernwood

About 2:45 p.m. on Oct. 22 in the 300 block of West 103rd Street in Fernwood

About 4 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the 10400 block of South Wentworth Avenue in Fernwood

About 9:20 p.m. on Oct. 24 at 149 W 103rd Street in Fernwood

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The first robbery was reported Oct. 5 about 9 p.m. in the 10300 block of South State Street in Fernwood.

About 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 11 in the 10300 block of South Michigan Avenue in Roseland

About 9:40 p.m. on Oct. 24 at 2 West 103rd Street in Fernwood

    Seven armed robberies reported on Far South Side
    Chicago police are warning Fernwood and Roseland residents about a string of armed robberies this month involving several men on the Far South Side. Seven robberies occurred between Oct. 5 and Oct. 24 on West 103rd and West 104th streets between South Princeton and South Michigan avenues, according to a community alert.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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