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Paralyzed clerk, supporters call on CPS to allow her to keep working at Southwest Side school

Judy Mahoney wants to work at Byrne Elementary until she retires. CPS Thursday offered her another one-year contract.

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$500K bail for man charged in Garfield Ridge crash that killed 12-year-old Oak Lawn girl

Daniel Regalado allegedly veered into oncoming traffic in the 4900 block of South Cicero Avenue and hit a Cadillac Escalade head-on.

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Girl, 12, dies in Garfield Ridge crash that injured 4 others; person arrested

She was identified as Cire Robinson of Oak Lawn by the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

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COPA releases videos from shooting that led to charges against Chicago cop

Officer Joseph Cabrera fired a round at a man in the 5800 block of West 52nd Street in Garfield Ridge on Oct. 13. He has since been stripped of his police powers and, on Wednesday, was charged with with aggravated discharge of a firearm and disorderly conduct in connection with the shooting.

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Off-duty Chicago cop kills son during domestic incident in Garfield Ridge: source

Rafael Flores, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

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Child luring attempt reported in Garfield Ridge

The suspect shouted for the girl to come to the van, but drove away when she ran into the house, police said.

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Chicago cops fatally shoot man in SW Side park

Officers used a stun gun on the man after he stabbed an officer in the protective vest, authorities said. He dropped to his knees before removing the prongs and lunging at a sergeant in Vittum Park.

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Motorcyclist dies after wiping out, crashing into pole in Garfield Ridge

Police say Arafat Atik was ejected at least 100 feet.

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Woman, 65, missing from Garfield Ridge found

Police canceled her alert Monday.

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Missing girl, 15, last seen in Garfield Ridge found safe

Police canceled her missing person alert Thursday.

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Thieves hit Garfield Ridge garages, homes: police

The burglaries happened throughout June.

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Freight train strikes minivan stuck in traffic in Garfield Ridge; no one injured

The crash happened near Archer and Central avenues.

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Girl, 13, missing from Garfield Ridge has been located

Police canceled the alert Saturday.

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Robberies reported on Southwest Side: police

One incident happened about 9 p.m. Feb. 18 in the 5000 block of South Archer Avenue.

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2 Chicago cops hurt in Garfield Park crash, driver arrested

A woman struck the officers’ vehicle with her car while making a left turn, police said. The crash is being investigated as alcohol-related.

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Woman missing from Garfield Ridge since Christmas located

Margarita Perez, 44, was last seen near 56th Street and Rutherford Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.

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Man fatally shot while driving on Southwest Side

Maurice Patterson, 23, was driving west on 45th Street when shots were fired at him from the street, police said.

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Homes, garages burglarized in Garfield Ridge: police

At least five burglaries in the Southwest Side neighborhood were reported in the morning and afternoon hours between Nov. 21 and Nov. 27, police said.

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Woman shot, killed in LeClaire Courts drive-by

Stoni Bridges, 26, was in the vehicle with her boyfriend at the time of the shooting and it is unknown if she was the intended target, a police source said.

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Woman missing for over a month from Garfield Ridge

Annette Ladesma was last seen July 25 in the 5600 block of South Archer Avenue, Chicago police said.

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Woman killed, 3 others hurt on Garfield Park porch

A 28-year-old woman died in the shooting.

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Man found after going missing from Garfield Ridge

Brian Owens had last been seen Friday in the 6300 block of West 56th Street, Chicago police said.

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Missing 71-year-old from Southwest Side found safe: police

Christine Polzin, 71, was last seen Wednesday in the 5400 block of South Melvina Avenue, Chicago police said.

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1 killed, 2 injured, in shooting on Stevenson Expressway

About 1:55 a.m. Saturday, shots were fired into a vehicle in the northbound lanes of the Stevenson Expressway near Cicero Avenue.

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Catalytic converter thieves target vehicles across South Side

Police are warning residents about a pair of thieves who have been stealing catalytic converters from cars across the South Side.

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Death investigation opens after man, 52, found in burned apartment: police

His body was on the second floor, and the fire did not extend past the basement floor, CPD said.

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Rookie Ald. Tabares doesn’t respond to questions about accessibility

Tabares’ team didn’t respond to multiple requests for comment to respond to Villarreal’s criticisms or to explain her plans for the ward.

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ENDORSEMENT: Silvana Tabares for 23rd Ward alderman

Silvana Tabares understands the importance of two ward-specific issues: revitalizing Cicero Avenue near Midway and the soundproofing of nearby homes.

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ENDORSEMENT: Jaime Guzman for 14th Ward alderman

Jaime Guzman was an aide to U.S. Rep. Jesus "Chuy" Garcia when Garcia was a member of the county board. He's savvy about how government works.

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ENDORSEMENT: Marty Quinn for 13th Ward alderman

Marty Quinn is a really good alderman. He tends to his ward's business. He works hard.

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Man dies weeks after being hit by train near Midway Airport

He lived about a block away from where he was struck by the train, the medical examiner's office said.

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Man, 68, reported missing from Garfield Ridge has been found

A man who was reported missing from the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side has been found.