Police issued a community alert after a burglary scam was reported in Albany Park and Irving Park. Paul Biasco/DNAinfo

Chicago Police Officer Shot In Bulletproof Vest One Day After Officer Slain At Hospital

The officer was hit during a traffic stop at 87th and Paulina, police said.

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5 Things To Know About Austan Goolsbee, The High-Powered New Addition To Chicago’s School Board

The economics professor at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business will round out the mayor-appointed board.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.