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North Center

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  • Meet the RedEye staff

    Editorial staff Jessica Cantarelli Digital Producer, Editor jcantarelli@tribune.com Hometown: Hoffman Estates, IL Current Home: East Ukrainian Village What's great about Chicago? The accents and the pizza I'm the one on the staff most likely to... cry...
  • DNA threatens strength of Lake County conviction

    DNA threatens strength of Lake County conviction
    Drops of blood found at the murder scene didn't match the suspect or victim in the beating death of a respected 71-year-old Waukegan appliance store owner, but the jury was told that didn't clear the alleged killer, James Edwards. A prosecutor...
  • Cops: City-owned vehicle strikes bicyclist

    A 20-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured this afternoon when she was struck by a city-owned vehicle in the city's Northwest Side, police said. The woman was injured around 2:45 p.m. at the intersection of Lincoln and Cullom avenues in the North...
  • Neighborhood population drain

    Neighborhood population drain
    Chicago's central core grew increasingly vibrant during the past decade, as young professionals filled new condominiums in the Loop and surrounding neighborhoods, taking advantage of trendy restaurants and nightspots. But vast swaths of the city didn't...
  • Election blog: Turnout could be as low as 40 percent

    Election blog: Turnout could be as low as 40 percent
    Barring a late surge of voters, election officials are estimating voter turnout in today’s mayoral election could be as low as 40 percent, well off the 50 percent predicted. Polls are set to close at 7 p.m. Langdon Neal, chairman of the Chicago...
  • The remnants of Riverview

    The remnants of Riverview
    When Russ Hencinski looks out of his classroom window at Lane Tech High School, the science and astronomy teacher sees a strip mall with a Jewel-Osco grocery store and other smaller shops. But in his mind's eye, Hencinski can conjure up an image of the...
  • No injuries in extra-alarm fire in North Center

    No injuries in extra-alarm fire in North Center
    Chicago firefighters extinguished an extra-alarm fire in an apartment building that spread to two others in the North Center neighborhood, authorities said. No injuries were reported in the 3-11 alarm blaze reported in three framed home near the...
  • Police investigate two separate home invasions

    Police investigate two separate home invasions
    Chicago police are investigating a pair of home invasions today, including one in which the robbers posed as delivery men and handcuffed their victims, officials said. The latest incident happened about 9:45 a.m. on the 6100 block of West Henderson...
  • Faulty boiler forces evacuation of 60 kids from North Center child center

    Faulty boiler forces evacuation of 60 kids from North Center child center
    Smoke from an overheating motor forced authorities to move about 60 children from a childcare center attached to a church this afternoon on the North Side. Police said a fire alarm activated at 1:23 p.m. when a boiler overheated in the Concordia Place...
  • Affordable condo projects are in sync with `the plan'

    Here's the plan: Sell the house, buy a less expensive place and put the profit in the bank to generate a little extra monthly income. The idea appeals to a lot of older people who still want to own property but who need to tap into the home equity they'...
  • Chain of Robberies on the North Side Continues

    (WGN-AM)-Two people were mugged early this morning in the North Side's North Center neighborhood, one of them critically, Chicago police said. It's unclear if these muggings are related to others within the past two weeks in the Lincoln Park and Lakeview...