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At least 5 carjackings reported Monday in Chicago area

A short time later, around 3:55 p.m. in the 1200 block of N. Halstead, police say a man was pumping gas when a male juvenile entered the victim’s gray Ford Edge SUV and fled.

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Around 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of N. St Clair, police say a man left his vehicle running while placed bags into the trunk of his white Jeep Cherokee. At the time, a suspect entered the vehicle and fled. Preliminary reports indicate the victim was a Lyft driver.

Earlier Monday morning, around 2:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of West Wellington two men and a woman were sitting in a black 2017 Toyota Camry when three...

The second carjacking happened around 3 a.m. in the 400 block of North Aberdeen St. Three men approached another man at gunpoint and took his black sedan.

A third carjacking happened in the 1900 block of West Augusta Blvd. around 4:35 a.m. A man was approached by three men with guns. They took his white Dodge Charger.

    At least 5 carjackings reported Monday in Chicago area
    CHICAGO -- Two more carjackings were reported Monday afternoon following a busy morning in which several more were reported. Around 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of N. St Clair, police say a man left his vehicle running while placed bags into the trunk of his white Jeep Cherokee.
    http://cltv.com

  • Eric from 60618 Lifelong NW sider, business owner and deplorable.

    Why did Ward get a thumbs down for his comment

  • Mute Mute Me

    haterz...or the usual no sense of humour eb peeps. one time i said i was glad a lost dog was found or something and i was thumbed down!

Nov 15

2 arrested for carjacking, police investigate other incidents

The latest carjacking occurred Monday night in the 800 block of North Racine.

Another incident happened Monday afternoon. While the driver pumped gas on the passenger side, the suspect hopped in took off from a Mobil gas station at Division and Halsted.

    2 arrested for carjacking, police investigate other incidents
    CHICAGO -- A spike in carjackings has the Chicago approaching 800 for the year and now federal officials are getting involved and two men have been arrested. The latest carjacking occurred Monday night in the 800 block of North Racine. Surveillance video showed one vehicle pulling up.
    http://cltv.com

Nov 15

2 charged West Town carjacking, arrested after chase

...a felony, after a Jeep was stolen at about 9:30 p.m. from the 800-block of North Racine Avenue...

One of those carjackings was caught on surveillance camera, at a gas station at West Division and North Halsted streets in Chicago's Goose Island neighborhood.

    2 charged West Town carjacking, arrested after chase
    A carjacking in the city's West Town neighborhood Monday night is the latest in a rash of more t han a dozen carjackings in the last couple days. Davontae Jones, 18, and Jason Dortch, 19, were charged with one count each of aggravated vehicular hijacking - armed with a firearm, a felony, after a Jeep was stolen at about 9:30 p.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Nov 14

Carjacking Suspects In Custody After Chase Ends With Crash On Eisenhower Expressway

One was caught on surveillance video. It happened while the driver as pumping gas at Division and Halsted. The other happened while a Lyft driver was loading bags into his car in the Streeterville neighborhood.

    Carjacking Suspects In Custody After Chase Ends With Crash On Eisenhower Expressway
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two carjacking suspects were in custody Tuesday morning, after leading police on a chase from Chicago to Oak Park. Chicago police were trying to determine if the duo is involved in a recent string of carjackings and armed robberies across the city and suburbs.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Nov 14

Updated Nov 14

Surge of Chicago carjackings include 2 thefts in broad daylight on North Side

In the latest incident in Goose Island, police said the victim was pumping gas in the 1200-block of North Halsted Street when, just before 4 p.m., the suspect jumped into his black Ford SUV and fled the scene.

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Half an hour earlier, at about 3:30 p.m. in Streeterville, police said a Lyft driver was placing bags in the trunk of his car while picking up a fare in the 600-block of North St. Clair Street when a man jumped into his white Jeep Cherokee and drove off.

A few hours earlier at about 2:59 a.m., three male suspects approached a victim and stole his black sedan at gunpoint in the 400-block of North Aberdeen Street in the Near West Side neighborhood.

...2:50 a.m., three male suspects carjacked two men and a woman in the 2500-block of West Wellington Avenue in the Avondale neighborhood. They ordered the victims out of their Toyota Camry and took...

    Surge of carjackings include 2 thefts in broad daylight on North Side
    Police are investigating a surge in carjackings in Chicago, which began over the weekend and continued into Monday with two broad daylight thefts on the city's North Side. In the latest incident in Goose Island, police said the victim was pumping gas in the 1200-block of North Halsted Street when, just before 4 p.m., the suspect jumped into his black Ford SUV and fled the scene.
    http://abc7chicago.com

  • Two, possibly three, more attempts last night after 8pm - all involving three armed teens in a black Jeep.

Nov 13

At least 5 carjackings reported Monday in Chicago area

A short time later, around 3:55 p.m. in the 1200 block of N. Halstead, police say a man was pumping gas when a male juvenile entered the victim’s gray Ford Edge SUV and fled.

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Around 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of N. St Clair, police say a man left his vehicle running while placed bags into the trunk of his white Keep Cherokee. At the time, a suspect entered the vehicle and fled. Preliminary reports indicate the victim was a ride-share driver.

Earlier Monday morning, around 2:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of West Wellington two men and a woman were sitting in a black 2017 Toyota Camry when three...

The second carjacking happened around 3 a.m. in the 400 block of North Aberdeen St. Three men approached another man at gunpoint and took his black sedan.

A third carjacking happened in the 1900 block of West Augusta Blvd. around 4:35 a.m. A man was approached by three men with guns. They took his white Dodge Charger.

    5 carjackings reported Monday in Chicago area
    CHICAGO -- Two more carjackings were reported Monday afternoon following a busy morning in which several more were reported. Around 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of N. St Clair, police say a man left his vehicle running while placed bags into the trunk of his white Keep Cherokee.
    http://wgntv.com

Nov 13

Cars stolen while drivers present on Near North Side

...the second incident in Goose Island, police said the victim was pumping gas in the 1200-block of North Halsted Street when, just before 4 p.m., the suspect jumped into his black Ford SUV and...

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...placing bags in the trunk of his car while picking up a fare in the 600-block of North St. Clair Street at about 3:33 p.m. when a man jumped into his white Jeep Cherokee...

    Cars stolen while drivers present on Near North Side
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Police are investigating two incidents in which cars were stolen while their drivers were just outside the vehicle on the city's Near North Side Monday afternoon. In the first incident in Streeterville, a Lyft driver was placing bags in the trunk of his car while picking up a fare in the 600-block of North St.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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Nov 10

High-tech wooden office building planned for Goose Island would be nation’s largest

...developer Hines is planning a six-story, 270,000-square-foot “mass timber” structure at 1017 W. Division Street—ironically the former site of the Big Bay Lumber Yard...

    High-tech wooden office building planned for Goose Island
    Chicago's Goose Island may soon become the site of the largest modern all-timber office building in the country. Houston-based commercial real estate developer Hines is planning a six-story, 270,000-square-foot "mass timber" structure at 1017 W. Division Street-ironically the former site of the Big Bay Lumber Yard.
    https://chicago.curbed.com

Nov 10

Proposed Goose Island office building would be 6-story all-wood tower

Hines’ project, called T3 Goose Island, is planned on a site at the center of the North Side industrial island at Division and North Branch streets. Big Bay Lumber closed there in 2015.

...city, many types of wood construction are prohibited in a downtown fire district bounded by Halsted and Division streets, Lake Michigan and Roosevelt Road. But because T3 Goose Island is an office building...

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...such as the recently completed 52-story River Point and the 60-story tower at 300 N. LaSalle St. Hines is developing the three-tower Wolf Point project along the river with the Kennedy...

    Proposed Goose Island office building would be 6-story all-wood tower
    A shuttered Goose Island lumberyard could soon become home to a type of construction not seen in Chicago since the 1800s: a wood-structured office building. Real estate developer Hines said it plans to build a six-story, 270,000-square-foot office building on Division Street that would become the largest mass timber structure built in the United States in the modern construction era.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Updated Oct 19

Found Dog - white poodle mix

We found a small white poodle mix (?) Dog this evening around 8pm tonight in Noble Square 1500 block of cortez St. and Ashland. She is healthy and friendly, no collar just trying to find her rightful owners.

  • Ev

    Gosh, I've seen this pup listed somewhere on Facebook tonight as Lost, still searching for the post. In the meantime you might want to check Lost Dogs Illinois. Thanks so much for keeping her safe, she looks well taken care of, her owners should have vet records and photos with the family. : https://www.facebook.com/LostDogsIllinois/

  • Owner found! Thanks all

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    [MECHANICAL PERMIT] INSTALL (2) TWENTY-FIVE (25) TON ROOF TOP UNITS (COOLING ONLY) ON THE ROOF OF AN EXISTING WAREHOUSE BUILDING AS PER PLANS (AMAZON WAREHOUSE).

    1111 N. Cherry Ave. Issued October 10, 2017 Comment

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Millworker recommendation?

Does anyone know of any good millworkers for kitchen cabinets that are reasonably priced? Thanks!

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