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City poised to OK plans for former Sears at Six Corners

The building would be converted into 207 residences, with stores at street level, in a $90 million project.

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More Ed Burke case fallout: Lawyer accused of bribing alderman for sign is being foreclosed on

A new lawsuit accuses attorney Charles Cui of failing to make mortgage payments since shortly after he was indicted. The building is now in foreclosure.

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Lightfoot says COPA must justify decision to recommend stripping powers from cop in Alvarez shooting

Though saying she respects the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, the mayor also said it must "do a better job of communicating with the superintendent. It shouldn’t be that the press knows about something before the superintendent of police knows about something."

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Some aldermen question fatal police shooting: ‘The guy didn’t look like he was a threat to the officer’

"We’ve got to reform this stuff. We’ve got to come up with a way to handle and de-escalate," Ald. George Cardenas (12th) said Wednesday.

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Authorities release name of man fatally shot by Chicago cop in Portage Park

Less than an hour later, an off-duty Chicago police officer shot someone breaking into their home in Portage Park.

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Off-duty Chicago police officer shoots man breaking into his home in Albany Park

The man was rushed to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in serious condition.

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Drug charge filed in shooting, fiery crash at Six Corners, but shooter remains at large

According to new details from police, three people inside a car were shot at by someone in another vehicle. The driver of a parked street sweeper was in critical condition.

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Woman with gunshot wounds among 4 hurt in fiery crash with street sweeper in Portage Park

A male driving a black Dodge sedan slammed into an unoccupied parked vehicle in the 4000 block of North Cicero Avenue, Chicago police said.

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Man carjacked in Portage Park

About 11:20 p.m., he was sitting in his parked 2005 burgundy Nissan Maxima in the 5800 block of West Berteau Avenue, when he was approached by two males.

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Portage Park man charged in fatal Mayfair shooting

Julio Rubio-Gonzalez has been charged with a felony count of first-degree murder.

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3 vehicles set on fire on the Northwest Side

It is not known if the fires are related.

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Missing Portage Park teen is located

Genesis Munoz was last seen Dec. 1, according to a missing person alert from Area Five detectives.

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Smoke shops burglarized in Portage Park

In each incident someone smashed the glass front windows of a smoke shop and stole smoking accessories and vaporizers.

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Girl, 13, missing from Portage Park

Julina Hernandez was last seen about 11 p.m. Monday in her residence in the 5300 block of West Addison Street.

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Parent leaders at first Chicago school shuttered by coronavirus push back against reopening

"What we ask for is to have a conversation with CPS and the school community, where we’re involved together," said Josh Radinsky, a member of the local school council at Vaughn Occupational High School.

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Man shot dead in Portage Park

He was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle.

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The pandemic just another of life’s pitfalls for the needy on Thanksgiving

Several hundred lined up on the Northwest Side for a free turkey meal during a Thanksgiving like no other.

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Virus and retailers’ hardship challenge Six Corners comeback

An uncertain fate for the Sears site is one of several concerns facing the Portage Park commercial hub.

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2 men sought in Portage Park bank robbery: FBI

The pair drove away east in a gray Dodge caravan, police say.

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Police seeking vehicle wanted in connection with fatal shooting in Portage Park

About 1:15 a.m. July 24 a 32-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 4200 block of North Cicero Avenue, when two male suspects got out of a minivan and started shooting at him.

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Fast food restaurants robbed at gunpoint on the Northwest Side

In each incident someone walked into the restaurant, implied they were armed or flashed a gun, and demanded money from the register.

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Man, 32, fatally shot in Portage Park

He was walking when two people got out of a vehicle and fired shots, police said.

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Man wanted for exposing himself to children in Portage Park

The incident happened about 1:45 p.m. June 26 in the 5100 block of West Roscoe Street, police said.

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Man reported missing from Portage Park found safely

Police canceled his missing person alert on Thursday.

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Police warn NW Side residents of rash of garage burglaries

Eight burglaries happened in late June in Portage Park, Belmont Central, Belmont Heights and Schorsch Village.

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The Point at Six Corners wins City Council approval

The 10-story complex at Milwaukee and Cicero avenues and Irving Park Road includes a 258-unit residential building for senior citizens, 215 parking spaces and a 45,000 square-foot retail complex anchored by an Aldi.

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Thief drives stolen car through garage door of Portage Park dealership: police

Media reports showed photos of a broken garage door at the Marino Auto Dealership, located on that block.

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Driver hurt in Portage Park rollover crash

The crash happened about noon at Addison Street and Laramie Avenue, officials said.

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Armed robbers hit businesses in Logan Square, Dunning, Portage Park

In each case, a male suspect entered a business, approached an employee and demanded cash and cigarettes, according to Chicago police.

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3 charged with burglary at Portage Park car dealership

The trio broke a side window of the dealership in the 5100 block of West Irving Park Road and rummaged through offices inside, according to Chicago police

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Girl, 16, missing from Portage Park located

Police cancelled the alert about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, saying Gomez had been located.

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Man shot to death in Portage Park

Nayya Malik Z., Thames-El was shot in the head while sitting in a parked vehicle, police said.