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Cops: Armed Robber Hit 11 Businesses Since Mid-January

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Police issued an alert warning businesses of a string of robberies on the West and North Sides.


CPS School Closing Proposals Motivated by Race, Income, Parents Say

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Impassioned parents and teachers defended their schools to a Chicago Public Schools panel Monday.


Lil Jojo Death, Bucktown Beating Part of 'Crime Scene: A Chicago Anthology'

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Wicker Park theater company seeks to depict crime in a way that incites conversation and healing.


Fat Tuesday Paczki Options Abound at Bakeries for Mardi Gras

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Makers of fruit-and-cream-filled paczki are prepared for the Tuesday rush before Ash Wednesday.


Burglar picks wrong Wicker Park home

Our Urban Times - 4 years 2 months ago
Date:  Monday, February 11th, 2013 When an off-duty Chicago Police Officer arrived at his Wicker Park home on Fri., Feb. 8, at about 10 a.m., he was not expecting to see a burglar exiting his home caring some of his possessions. read more


Melting Ice Causes Bricks to Fall from Wicker Park Building onto Sidewalk

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Relieved maintenance man called it "a blessing" that no one was injured by bricks falling from building.


Fight erupts outside newly re-opened Dolphin Night Club in Bucktown

Our Urban Times - 4 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Monday, February 11th, 2013 A large fight occurred outside Dolphin Nightclub, 2200 N. Ashland Ave., at approximately 2:20 a.m., Sat., Feb. 9. Two...


Bricks tumble from historic building facade on Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park

Our Urban Times - 4 years 2 months ago
Date:  Sunday, February 10th, 2013 Bricks tumbled from above the awning of Propaganda T-Shirts, 1420 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park,read more


Logan Square's Mike Nowak hosted Wicker Park gardeners on WCPT radio

Our Urban Times - 4 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Saturday, February 9th, 2013 The compact studio of Chicago Progressive Talk radio (WCPT AM/FM) was filled during Mike Nowak's gardening and...


West Town Man Charged After Break-in at Cop's House Goes Awry

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 years 2 months ago
Elraheem Wilkins, 19, was arrested Friday after allegedly breaking into an off-duty cop's home.


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