| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:40 PM
President Barack Obama today returned to the South Side and cast an early vote near his Kenwood home.
While at the Martin Luther King Community Center in Bronzeville, Obama bantered with the election judge when he presented his ID.
"Now ignore the...
| Oct 26, 2012
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.
| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:47 AM
A 26-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the Bronzeville neighborhood during an apparent domestic dispute Sunday night, police said.
Authorities were called about 8:40 p.m. to a home in the 4000 block of South Wabash Avenue on the South Side, Chicago...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:44 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 26-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the Bronzeville neighborhood during an apparent domestic dispute Sunday night, police said. Read more
• A gunman shot two 17-year-old boys as...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:02 AM
A Chicago police officer and a school bus driver suffered minor injuries when the bus and a squad car collided in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side this morning, authorities said.
No children were injured, they said.
The crash occurred in...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Eight people were injured this afternoon in a crash involving a CTA bus in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side.
According to preliminary information, a No. 3 King Drive bus was northbound about 1:12 p.m. on King Drive when a vehicle...
| Mar 10, 2013
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...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:03 AM
Two men were shot dead Wednesday in separate attacks on the South and West sides of the city, authorities said.
In the latest slaying, a gunman riding a bicycle shot a 21-year-old in the head on a rear porch behind the victim's home in the 700 block of...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:39 AM
Five men were shot across the city since 4 p.m. Saturday, according to Chicago police, including three in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
Someone approached a 21-year-old who was on a bicycle and tried to rob him about 1:50 a.m. in the...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Authorities are interviewing a person of interest after police responding to a battery found a woman dead of an apparent homicide in her Bronzeville neighborhood home this morning.
Katrina Rogers, 38, of the 5000 block of South Prairie Avenue, was dead...
| Feb 12, 2012
On Nov. 22, 1981, the Rolling Stones paid tribute to black history at the Checkerboard Lounge on East 43rd Street. In town for concerts at the then-Rosemont Horizon, the famed rock group made a pilgrimage to the South Side, where their musical style and...