| Feb 26, 2014
— A state audit released Tuesday criticized the spending and management practices of a $55 million, taxpayer-funded anti-violence program for Chicago and Cook County that Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn launched in 2010 as he was engaged in a tough...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:19 PM
An 18-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded in the Chatham neighborhood this evening, police said.
The man was shot in the arm and chest in the 8200 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue about 5:23 p.m. and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 3:20 PM
A Chicago man fondled a fellow passenger on a CTA bus in the Chatham neighborhood earlier this month, prosecutors said.
Marshan K. Milsap, 18, placed his hand down the pants of a female passenger while riding a CTA bus on Jan. 16 in the 7900 block of...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 19-year-old Wilmette man was arrested on the 2500 block of East Lake Avenue on Jan. 21 and charged with criminal damage to property after an investigation into a Dec. 29 incident on the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:02 AM
Firefighters extinguished an extra-alarm fire that tore through a dollar store in the South Side's Chatham neighborhood early this morning, a fire supervisor said.
The fire in the Dollar & Up store, at the southwest corner of East 75th Street and...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:37 PM
South Chicago on Sunday saw Chicago's first double homicide of the year, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Two men, ages 18 and 35, were shot to death in the 9100 block of South Commercial Avenue, officials said.
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:41 PM
South Shore recorded two homicides on Thursday, one of the deadliest days of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At about 4:45 a.m. Thursday, a 74-year-old man was fatally shot in the 7000 block of South East End Avenue in...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Records through Sunday; previous ranking in parentheses.
1. Curie 10-0 (1)
Put on a show in Pontiac.
2. Stevenson 11-0 (2)
Face St. Joseph in Proviso West semis Monday night.
3. Marian Catholic 9-1 (3)
One win from McDipper repeat.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
A 23-year-old man was killed in a shootout this afternoon in the East Chatham neighborhood on Chicago's South Side.
The victim, whose identity was not being released pending family notification, was shot in the back during an exchange of gunfire with at...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Here's a complete list of this weekend's NCAA Division I football games and TV information courtesy of the National Football Foundation. American Athletic Date Time Game Network (Talent) Sat., Oct. 26 12 p.m. Houston at Rutgers ESPNews (Dave Lamont, Ray...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 6:18 PM
A 12-year-old Olympia Fields boy has died and three other youths were hospitalized after the four were in a crash involving a car that was apparently speeding and being driven by someone younger than 16, police said.
Almani Creamer was pronounced dead...