| Aug 17, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is targeting nine hard-hit neighborhoods in Chicago's latest effort to stem the tide of home foreclosures and, as with many recent announcements, the mayor is counting on private investment to make his plans work.
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:51 PM
One of the people wounded in a Gresham convenience store shooting that left one man dead and five others hurt is the nephew of Miami Heat basketball star Dwyane Wade, according to a statement by the Chicago native.
The shooting happened at about 6 p.m....
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:32 PM
A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review (WTTW-Ch. 11) Host Joel Weisman with Tina Sfondeles, Chicago Sun-Times; Mike...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Six men and two women were shot to death in eight South Side community areas from Monday to Tuesday, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The victims Monday were: a 16-year-old woman in the 900 block of West Garfield Boulevard in New City;...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:23 PM
Five homicides were recorded in Chicago on Monday, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At about 1:50 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5600 block of South May Street in...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 10:23 AM
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the redeployment of 150 more police officers to beat patrol positions as part of his campaign pledge to add more cops to the streets.
"These officers are going to be the backbone of our police department,...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:20 AM
Three Chicago teenagers who had been the subject of a missings persons alert have been found, sleeping on a beach, police said this morning.
They were found shortly after 5 a.m. on the beach at 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive, police said.
| Jun 27, 2011
| 7:31 PM
A 21-year-old man was shot this evening in the Gresham neighborhood, police said.
Police were notified about the shooting at about 9:10 p.m. that occurred near the area of 80th and Carpenter Streets, Chicago police said.
The man was shot in the buttocks...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Eight men in their 20s or younger were shot to death in eight Chicago community areas in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The victims were: a 17-year-old Monday in Roseland; a 19-year-old Sunday in West Englewood; a 23-...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Edgewater and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Woodlawn, an 18-year-old man was shot to death on Feb. 23 in the 800 block of East 63rd Street, officials said. The next day, a 25-...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 10:17 AM
South Side tactical cops seized about $123,000 in cocaine and cash after receiving a tip about a drug delivery in the city's Chatham neighborhood, Chicago police said today.
The officers from the Gresham police district received a tip Saturday that a...