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Chicago Alligator

Man Tries To Sell Live Baby Alligator On Craigslist

Posted 04.16.2013 | Chicago

Lest anyone need the reminder, it is not OK to sell live baby alligators in Illinois. Juan DeJesus could have used the refresher: Monday evening, ...

Alligator Spotted In Chicago River, Second Sighting In One Month

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For years Sararose Krenger and her family joked that alligators lived near their Ravenswood Gardens' home along the Chicago River....

Where Are They Coming From? String Of Gators Found In Northern US

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CHICAGO — Two gators in the Chicago River. One strolling down a Massachusetts street. Another in bustling New York City. And that's just in the ...

Alligator Still On The Loose In Chicago River, Experts At Work

AP | SERENA DAI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The next time you feel like dipping your toes in the Chicago River – beware. A second alligator has been captured from the wate...

Alligator Caught In Chicago River; Was Likely An Illegal Pet

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An alligator spotted along the North Branch of the Chicago River this week was caught in a trap early today, a city official said. ...

Alligator Caught In Chicago River (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An alligator thought to be a pet that had grown too large for its owner's peace of mind was pulled from the Chicago River late Thursday night after re...