Tayah Washington, 18, was among those arrested in a Wicker Park shoplifting spree, police said. Alisa Hauser, Block Club Chicago; Chicago Police Department

5 Shoplifters Fleeing In Car Nabbed By Bike Cops In Wicker Park, Police Say

An 18-year-old woman who was driving the getaway car faces several charges, while a juvenile in the group had a warrant out for her arrest from a previous shoplifting incident, police said.

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Lawrence, Berwyn Red Line Stations Will Be Closed For More Than 3 Years, Possibly As Soon As 2020

The Argyle and Bryn Mawr stations will be closed for upgrades during that time, too, but the CTA will have temporary stations to replace those.

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Half Acre’s Balmoral Taproom Is Getting A Huge New Beer Garden And Bocce Court Starting Friday

The brewery's revamped beer garden will now seat 120 guests and have an outdoor bar and event area.

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Woman Fondled While Walking Outside Near DePaul, Police Say

The incident happened early Friday near Sheffield and Fullerton avenues.