| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...
| Feb 17, 2013
During the reign of Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholics in the Chicago area confronted many of the shifting tides that will face the man chosen to serve as the next pontiff.
As the church leaps into a simmering public square on such issues as abortion...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Bail was set at $150,000 today on weapons-related charges for a Brighton Park man already on parole in an attempted murder case after beat officers saw him firing a gun near his home this week.
Edgar Jasso, 29, faces charges of unlawful use of a weapon...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 10:06 PM
A half-million dollars worth of chocolate, liquor, auto parts and concrete garden fountains don’t just fall off a truck.
But this morning about 9:45 a.m., Chicago police and other investigators served a warrant at a Brighton Park neighborhood...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:36 AM
A 28-year-old man died Sunday night after the pickup he was driving struck a trailer truck in the Southwest Side's Brighton Park neighborhood, authorities said.
The crash happened at 10:48 p.m. near the intersection of South Kedzie Avenue and West...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 11:50 AM
One person was injured in a small chemical spill in a Brighton Park neighborhood factory this afternoon.
A hazardous materials crew was responding to the spill in the factory in the 4800 block of South St. Louis Avenue about 1 p.m., said Chicago Fire...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Chicago police today issued a community alert after a woman was sexually assaulted early Sunday in the Brighton Park neighborhood.
The attack happened in the area of 46th Street and South Christiana Avenue between 5:30 a.m. and 5:45 a.m., police said....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Police have issued a community alert following a sexual assault in Chicago's Brighton Park neighborhood.
The attack happened between 5:30 and 5:45 Sunday morning near 46th and Christiana. Police say the woman was walking alone when a man grabbed her...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 1:21 PM
One man was killed and 15 others wounded by gunfire across the city Friday night and Saturday morning, according to authorities.
A 42-year-old man died after getting shot in the head on the 5200 block of South Troy Street in Gage Park about 12:15 a.m....
| Apr 1, 2012
| 7:26 AM
UPDATE: Chicago police say that a Brighton Park man who had been missing since Friday has been found safe and reunited with his family. No other details were available.
Police are searching for a 18-year-old...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:02 AM
A Chicago woman involved in a head-on collision over the weekend on the Southwest Side that killed a southwest suburban man and left four others injured has been charged with drunk driving, police said today.
Jessica Bahena, 18, of the 4500 block of...