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A Former Wicker Park Church Collapsed Yesterday (But No One Was Injured!)

People who heard the former Mission Cristina Church building in Wicker Park collapse say that it sounded like an earthquake.

No one’s quite sure what made the building on West Schiller come crashing down, but the good news is that no one was injured when it happened. 46 more words


Church Partially Collapses In Wicker Park

CHICAGO (CBS) – A vacant church under construction partially collapsed Monday morning in Wicker Park.

A collapse of the building’s north wall was reported around 6 a.m. 211 more words


Community TV Network -empowering Chicago youth for 30 years

Dave Hoekstra talks to Dennise Zaccardi, the Executive Director of Community Television Network, an organization that empowers Chicago youth with training in video and multimedia production.  147 more words

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A New Art Display Will Light Up The Milwaukee Avenue Bridge Along The 606

Have you walked the 606 Trail in Wicker Park yet?

If you have, you probably seen the Milwaukee Avenue Bridge that’s along the route.

Well, pretty soon, you’ll be able to see it even better. 52 more words


2 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two men were killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago, police said.

A 30-year-old man was fatally shot about 6:40 p.m. 652 more words


8 Killed, 43 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (CBS) — Eight people were killed and at least 43 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning, including a west suburban man fatally shot on a sidewalk near Millennium Park. 676 more words


Death Of Worker Who Fell From Wicker Park Building Ruled Accident

CHICAGO (CBS) — The death of a construction worker from the northwest suburbs who fell from a building Friday morning in the Wicker Park neighborhood has been ruled an accident. 129 more words