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Tackling Chicago's foreclosure crisis, block by block

Despite receiving federal funds to tackle foreclosures, city officials say you can’t help all neighborhoods at once or you’ll have no impact at all. more

over 2 years ago | WBEZ | Permalink

Jade Dragon: The World’s Largest Tattoo Parlor

At 5331 W. Belmont Ave. in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood, a Chicago landmark has a history as colorful as its exterior. more

over 2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Photo of the day

A pictured posted to flickr by Cragin Spring that shows the interior damage to the King Bowl - located at 8010 S. King Drive - after severe storms last year. It was uploaded on March 10, 2012. Does anyone know if there are any plans with this place? As we... more

over 2 years ago | The Sixth Ward | Permalink

CTA to test smart card for students

The new program combines student identification cards and CTA fare cards. The program would also allow the school district to track the whereabouts of students. Some say the move raises privacy concerns.

over 6 years ago | Jennifer Slosar

Police seize $1 million worth of cocaine and marijuana

Guns, cash also recovered

almost 7 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Cops: Man killed father with pipe

Cuts own wrists

7 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Hermosa zoning change sparks debate

A section of Cicero Avenue has been the home to automotive businesses for decades

7 years ago | John A. Scanlon

Police bust marijuana growing operation

Strong odor led to complaints

7 years ago | Geoff Wallin

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