Dennis Jackson, 22, was arrested early Saturday morning in West Town and charged with a string of armed robberies and one attempted rape, police announced on Sunday. Chicago Police Department; Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Man Charged In Attempted Rape Near West Town School And String Of Armed Robberies

Dennis Jackson, 22, was arrested around 6:25 a.m. Saturday just a few blocks from where he allegedly robbed and tried to rape a woman walking to work earlier this week, police said.

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Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Scraped Knees, A Bee Infestation And A Bloody Concussion Leave Sabin Parents Begging CPS For New Playground

"Some transparency would be nice." Parents of children at the majority-Hispanic school in Wicker Park want to know if and when their children will get to play on a playground.

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West Humboldt Park Shooting Wounds Man

The shooting happened Wednesday in the 4300 block of West Potomac Avenue.

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Urban Farm In Englewood Hosting A Free ‘Old School’ Block Party Saturday

Growing Home provides formerly incarcerated Englewood residents with job training and wraparound services to prepare them for careers in agriculture and food service.