RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Greater Grand Crossing

A collection of news and information related to Greater Grand Crossing published by this site and its partners.

Top Greater Grand Crossing Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • 2 communities log their first homicides of the year

    Logan Square and the Near West Side each recorded their first homicides of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On the Near West Side, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 1300 block of West Hastings Street,...
  • Humboldt Park sees 3 homicides in 3 days

    Humboldt Park recorded homicides on three consecutive days in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Monday, a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in the 3300 block of West North Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 21-...
  • August is Chicago's deadliest month of the year

    August is Chicago's deadliest month of the year
    Fifty-five homicides have been recorded so far this month in Chicago, making August the deadliest month of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Two other months this year recorded 50 or more homicides: March and May. The...
  • Fatal stabbings up 78% versus 2011

    Greater Grand Crossing on Tuesday logged its fifth homicide in about a month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. An 18-year-old man was shot to death in the 6900 block of South Princeton Avenue, police said. Greater Grand Crossing has...
  • East Garfield Park sees second homicide of month

    East Garfield Park sees second homicide of month
    East Garfield Park on Monday saw its second homicide of the month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 20-year-old man was shot to death in the 600 block of South Sacramento Avenue, officials said. Earlier this month, a 28-year-old man...
  • Austin sees 2 homicides in 2 days

    Austin saw two homicides in two days this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Monday, a 54-year-old man was shot to death in the 500 block of North Leamington Avenue, police said. A day earlier, a 14-year-old boy was fatally shot...
  • Uptown sees 2 homicides in 3 days

    Uptown recorded two homicides in the last week, according to preliminary police data. A 23-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 1100 block of West Sunnyside Avenue, police said. Three days earlier, a 34-year-old man was found beaten to death in...
  • 2 West Side communities see 3 homicides

    Two West Side community areas each recorded three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In North Lawndale, a 27-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 1800 block of South Kedzie Avenue, one day after an...
  • CDOT seeks input on South Side transit improvements

    CDOT seeks input on South Side transit improvements
    The Chicago Department of Transportation is seeking input from South Side residents on how to improve public transit in the South Lakefront Corridor--the area spanning from 22nd Street to 95th Street east of the Dan Ryan Expressway. CDOT is holding a...
  • Austin, Greater Grand Crossing each see two homicides

    Austin, Greater Grand Crossing each see two homicides
    Austin and Greater Grand Crossing each saw two homicides in the last week, putting them among the community areas with the most homicides so far this year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Austin, a 17-year-old boy was shot to...
  • Old CTA bus prepped to accept new fare

    Old CTA bus prepped to accept new fare
    In a dark storage facility in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood, a beat-up Chicago Transit Authority bus is being prepared to roll out. The bus was put out of service because it had been used for more than a dozen years. Now it gets a second life...