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Old Ashland Bridge On Bloomingdale Trail To Be Moved To Western

CHICAGO (CBS) – It’s not every day you see a bridge being hauled down city streets. On Saturday, a bridge that once spanned Ashland Avenue in the Wicker Park neighborhood will make a 1.5-mile trek to its new home over Western Avenue along the Bloomingdale Trail. 286 more words


Boy, 16, Slain In Rogers Park

Updated 04/15/14 – 11:04 a.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – A high school student and aspiring rapper was shot and killed in the Rogers Park neighborhood early Tuesday. 145 more words


Bloomingdale Trail Work To Close Part Of Ashland This Weekend

CHICAGO (STMW) – A third round of construction work on the Bloomingdale Trail bridge improvement project will shut down part of Ashland Avenue on the North Side this weekend. 185 more words


Woman Killed When Gun Left In Clothes Goes Off At Thrift Store

CHICAGO (CBS) – A thrift store employee died Friday after a small gun hidden in discarded clothing accidentally went off and fatally wounded her.

The victim, 54, had been sorting through castoff clothing with a male co-worker at Unique Thrift Store in the 9300 block of South Ashland Avenue about 9:45 a.m. 106 more words


No Bond For Man Charged In Washington Heights Murder

CHICAGO (STMW) – A man charged in a barbershop shooting that left a man critically wounded in the Washington Heights neighborhood was ordered held without bond Monday. 115 more words


Man Charged In Shooting At Washington Heights Barbershop

CHICAGO (STMW) – A man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting at a barbershop that left another man gravely wounded early Saturday in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the South Side. 108 more words