Fire at Pronto Cleaners and Lax Energy Worx on Michigan Avenue, Chicago (Chicago Fire Media).
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Extra Alarm Fire Destroys Building on South Michigan Ave Just South of Cermak Rd in South Loop, Chicago

501 Twenty-foot flames lit up a block in Chicago’s South Loop, and more than one hundred firefighters fought to get the fire under control (CBS Chicago’s Mugo Odigwe reports). Police and firefighters from Chicago responded […]

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Three Extra-Alarm Fires Overnight: Milwaukee Ave/Bucktown; Apartment in Maywood; Horseshoe Inn, Schiller Park

36 Chicago firefighters responded about 9:00 p.m. Wednesday to a vacant Bucktown neighborhood building in the 1800 block of North Milwaukee Avenue. The building had the dangerous roof style — bowstring truss roof — that […]