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Upscale dining, Isaac Hayes singing in Washington Park, new art galleries and front-row seats to the Bud Billiken parade are just some of the amenities available to residents in historic Bronzeville on the city's South Side. Read more about Bronzeville.
Upscale dining, Isaac Hayes singing in Washington Park, new art galleries and front-row seats to the Bud Billiken parade are just some of the amenities available to residents in historic Bronzeville on the city's South Side. Read more about Bronzeville. « Show less

Top Bronzeville Articles

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  • Push to get Obama library officially begins

    Push to get Obama library officially begins
    The push to build President Barack Obama’s presidential library officially got underway on Friday with the establishment of a foundation, managed by three of his longtime supporters, to oversee the process. Chicago businessman Marty Nesbitt, a...
  • Bronzeville shooting sends teen girl to hospital

    Bronzeville shooting sends teen girl to hospital
    A 15-year old girl was shot in the arm this afternoon in the Bronzeville neighborhood. It happened at 3:20 p.m. in the 4200 block of South Michigan Avenue, according to police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien. The girl was taken to University...
  • Chicago Cultural Center, free concerts and events

    Chicago Cultural Center, free concerts and events
    Libraries represent perhaps the best crossroads of our public and private selves available in the civic landscape. They are where we quietly seek out other peoples' stories while surrounded by fellow citizens on their own quests for literary treasure...
  • Man injured in fall on Green Line tracks

    Man injured in fall on Green Line tracks
    A 54-year-old man was injured when he fell from a CTA Green Line platform onto the train tracks below Saturday night, authorities said. The man struck his head after falling from the platform of the 35th Street-Bronzeville-IIT station about 8:55 p.m.,...
  • 15-year-old shot in leg on South Side

    15-year-old shot in leg on South Side
    A 15-year-old boy was shot a block from a Bronzeville high school this afternoon, authorities said. The boy was taken to Comer Children's Hospital with a gunshot wound to his right leg following the shooting about 2:48 p.m. in the 3800 block of South...
  • 18-year-old killed in South Side shooting

    18-year-old killed in South Side shooting
    An 18-year-old was killed Saturday evening and two people were injured by gunfire early this morning, authorities said. The fatal shooting happened in the 7900 block of South Lafayette Avenue, in the South Side's West Chatham neighborhood. The 18-year-...
  • Chicago attorney, nephew charged in sexual assault

    Chicago attorney, nephew charged in sexual assault
    A real estate attorney at a major Chicago law firm and his nephew were charged with sexually assaulting an 18-year-old man who told authorities he blacked out after consuming one-and-a-half drinks at the attorney's South Side home last week. Bail was...
  • Man charged in 2011 South Shore homicide

    Man charged in 2011 South Shore homicide
    A 22-year-old man being held in the Cook County jail on carjacking charges was charged with a 2011 homicide, according to authorities. Dwayne Timberlake is charged with first-degree murder stemming from a shooting on Feb. 5, 2011 in the 2600 block of...
  • Family's racial history comes into focus

    Family's racial history comes into focus
    On a warm late September evening in one of the nicer high-rises on Chicago's Marine Drive, Brenda Fredericks peered over her glasses and surveyed a large group of relatives from her husband's family, many of whom she had never met before. Some were...
  • DCFS crowding overburdens children's shelter

    DCFS crowding overburdens children's shelter
    After being beaten with a pan and left in the dark for hours bound to a pole, the 11-year-old girl escaped from her abusive home through a basement window and walked barefoot six blocks to the La Grange police station one summer night in 2011. "She...
  • Remarkable Woman: Eunita Rushing

    Remarkable Woman: Eunita Rushing
    Eunita Rushing feels at home when she's near plants, so perhaps it's no surprise that since 1999 she has been the enthusiastic president of the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance, which works in partnership with the Chicago Park District to raise funds...