Jewelers Center at the Maller Building Google Street View (Image capture: August 2019 ©2020 Google)
FIRE BLOG C

3-11 Alarm Fire at Jewelers Center at the Maller Building 21-Story High-Rise at Wabash Ave and Madison St Chicago

441 About 200 firefighters responded to a 3-11 Alarm high-rise fire on Jewelers Row at Wabash Avenue and Madison Street in The Loop Thursday morning. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Chicago responded about 3:49 a.m. Thursday, […]

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Fire Destroys FAMSA Furniture/Appliance Store on Milwaukee Ave, Chicago — Smoke Visible for Miles

51 VIDEO: Extra Alarm fire on North Milwaukee Avenue between Belmont and Diversey in Chicago visible from an Arlington Heights high-rise building. Chicago police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:32 a.m. Thursday to a report of […]

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

38 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 […]