| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:21 AM
A dozen people were shot, one of them fatally, across the city in a 10-hour period starting Monday evening, authorities said.
The violence started with an Uptown shooting that injured five people about 5:57 p.m. in the 4500 block of North Sheridan...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 7:36 AM
At least 9 people were shot overnight across Chicago.
A 30-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the South Deering neighborhood on the Far South Side Saturday night, officials said. The man was shot in the left side of his body at about 7 p....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:50 AM
One person was taken to the hospital from an extra-alarm blaze that broke out in the South Side's Bronzeville neighborhood late Monday night.
About 11 p.m., firefighters were called to a restaurant in the 300 block of East Pershing Road for the smell of...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:58 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• One person was taken to the hospital from an extra-alarm blaze that broke out in South Side's Bronzeville neighborhood late Monday night. Read more
• A man was shot to death and four...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 8:02 AM
The driver of a vehicle that hit and critically injured a man walking to his car in the Bronzeville neighborhood is being questioned in the possibly alcohol-related crash, police said.
The victim, a 38-year-old man, was taken to Northwestern Memorial...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Chicago police are looking for anyone who might have been robbed by a man charged in the recent robbery of two men on a Green Line "L" in Bronzeville and suspected in at least two others.
Gregory Taylor, 19, is being held in lieu of $90,000 bail in...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Beads of sweat dripped down Jitu Brown’s face as he addressed about 150 marchers who had gathered on Sunday afternoon outside Overton Elementary School in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood.
The school at East 49th Street and South Indiana...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Bowling trophies that have collected dust from decades past litter the interior of Mont Clare Shoe Repair (7181 W. Grand Ave.), a family-owned business tucked away in the city's far Northwest Side Mont Clare community. The business is celebrating its 75th...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:45 AM
A 44-year-old man died Saturday afternoon while in police custody on the West Side, officials said.
John Hubbard had been arrested on Saturday and was taken to a police building on the 3300 block of West Fillmore Street in the Homan Square neighborhood,...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 4:52 AM
An early-morning fire in the Bronzeville neighborhood sent a male to the hospital in critical condition, authorities said.
The blaze broke out about 12:15 a.m. in a high-rise building in the 4200 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue, fire officials said....
| Jan 8, 2013
| 12:32 AM
Smoke inhalation left a man in serious-to-critical condition following a fire Monday night in the Bronzeville neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
A woman also sustained minor burns and jumped from somewhere inside the three-story...