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Mistakenly shot by a Des Plaines cop, teenage musician never gave up on his dream

Doctors said Rylan Wilder might never be able to play guitar again. He didn’t let that stop him. Not through repeated surgeries and months of physical therapy.

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Community alert leads to arrest of man for sexually abusing 10-year-old girl in Logan Square, police say

Maurice Rocquemore has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

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Police release photo of man wanted for sexually abusing 10-year-old girl on Logan Square porch

He allegedly approached her and another girl, 7, in the 2500 block of West Lyndale Street,

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Man killed in Logan Square shooting

Mike Alicea was on the sidewalk when the gunman got out of a vehicle in the 3700 block of West McLean Avenue and began shooting.

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Man stabbed during argument in Logan Square

The 60-year-old was stabbed Wednesday in the 2600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue.

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Archdiocese announces restructuring of several parishes on North Side, Southwest Side

The moves are part of the Renew My Church restructuring plan.

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‘Watch what I’m going to do:’ motorist allegedly boasted before plowing into crowd in Logan Square

Timothy Nielsen allegedly told a neighbor how he was "annoyed by yuppies on the boulevard, who are out with their dogs." Then Nielsen told the man to "watch" what he’d do and sped down the alley, prosecutors said.

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64-year-old man missing from Logan Square found safe

Victor Roldan was last seen Thursday driving to a friend’s house in his 2019 Blue Nissan Rouge, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.

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Chicago police warn of armed robberies on Northwest Side, including one where victim was shot

In each incident, someone was approached by up to three people who flashed a gun.

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Hundreds rally, march in Logan Square to protest police violence: ‘Adam, we love you!’

"You have allowed police officers to traumatize us," Mark Clements, a survivor of police violence, told the crowd.

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Man, 44, missing from Logan Square

Angel Mendoza was last seen about 10 a.m. in the 1600 block of North Harding Avenue.

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Man fatally shot in Logan Square

He was in the 3500 block of West Cortland Avenue, when he was shot in the neck and head.

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Divided Finance Committee OKs demolition fees in Pilsen and neighborhoods along 606 trail

There’s a $15,000 surcharge to tear down a house — $5,000-per-unit for multi-unit residential buildings. "You heard it here first," said "no" vote Ald. Nick Sposato. "The guy with the high school diploma says we will be sued over this."

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Hundreds gather at Logan Square monument for ‘Stop Asian Hate’ rally

The marchers, who carried signs reading "Stop Hate" and "Enough is Enough" gathered at Illinois Centennial Monument in Logan Square to share their experiences and voice their frustrations after last week’s shootings at three spas in the Atlanta, Georgia area that left eight dead, including six women of Asian descent.

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Peoples Gas outage affects 1,300 customers in Logan Square

Crews expect to have the gas flowing to the main lines by noon Wednesday, but the process of restoring service to each household, which includes relighting pilot lights, could take into Wednesday evening.

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Demolition surcharge proposed to preserve affordable housing in Pilsen, along 606 trail

The plan proposed by Mayor Lori Lightfoot would impose a $15,000 surcharge for demolishing a "detached house, townhouse or two-flat" and a $5,000-per-unit fee for tearing down "multi-unit residential buildings."

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Driver shot during botched carjacking in Logan Square; teen arrested

The incident happened Wednesday morning on Sacramento Avenue.

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3 stores burglarized in Logan Square, Avondale: police

Each burglary involved four males dressed in all black.

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Chicago artists pay tribute to MF DOOM in murals honoring rapper who died in October

One mural in Logan Square and another in the West Loop memorialize the hip-hop star. ‘I saw him as a creative muse,’ one of the mural artists says.

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Man robbed at gunpoint in Logan Square

A 30-year-old man was approached by two armed men in the 3900 block of West Palmer Street.

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City Council targets gentrification in Pilsen, along 606 trail

The ordinances, championed by Mayor Lori Lightfoot, would generally make it more difficult for owners and developers of property on certain blocks to turn multi-unit buildings into expensive single-family homes.

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Businesses burglarized in Logan Square, Wicker Park, Tri-Taylor

In each incident, someone entered each business, stole an ATM and fled in a dark-colored vehicle.

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Ride-share drivers carjacked Humboldt Park, Logan Square: police

Three of the carjackings happened Jan. 20.

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Beer, cake, tears: Chicago celebrates inaugurations of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

"It gave me chills, a beautiful thing, truly beautiful," said one woman as she watched the nation’s first female vice president take office.

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Pair carjacked at gunpoint near Lightfoot’s Logan Square home

They were robbed in the 2600 block of North St. Louis Avenue, police say.

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Gang member pointed out rivals before killing man in Logan Square: prosecutors

Jonathan Gonzalez was ordered held without bail for the murder of Enrique Sanchez.

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Driver arrested after woman, 62, fatally hit in Logan Square

A woman driving a white Dodge Caravan struck a 62-year-old woman Monday near a crosswalk in the 3900 block of West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago police said.

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Teen boy shot inside Logan Square home: police

Someone shot the 16-year-old about 3:20 p.m. inside the home in the 2300 block of North Ridgeway Avenue, Chicago police said.

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2 officers hospitalized in Logan Square collision: police

The officers’ vehicle was struck in the 1900 block of North Kimball Avenue. Both were transported to an area hospital in good condition, police said.

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2 hurt in overnight shootings on NW Side

Both men were struck in their hands and taken to the hospital in good condition.

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Man wanted in Logan Square hit-and-run

The driver seriously injured a pedestrian Dec. 6 on Kedzie Avenue near Armitage, police say.

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House music producer dies of COVID a month before expected birth of son he always wanted

Matthew ‘Turk’ Agostini, 50, of Logan Square, and his partner Jessica Tapper already had the name picked out for their son-to-be: Matteo. He’ll have his father’s nose.