| Jan 22, 2012
Fifty-five years ago, a grisly scene was destined not only to be engraved on Chicagoans' memories but to alter our city's image.
The Tribune's headline screamed "FIND 2 LOST GIRLS SLAIN!" Actually, that was never proved. The saga of the Grimes sisters,...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:38 PM
McKinley Park saw a double homicide Saturday, police said.
Two men, ages 17 and 20, were killed in an auto crash when one vehicle rammed another vehicle near the intersection of Western and Archer Avenues, police said. The Cook County Medical Examiner&...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Three men charged with murder in the 2010 stabbing death of a man in the McKinley Park neighborhood bragged about attacking the man and a friend of his because they thought the pair were rival gang members, prosecutors said.
The bragging helped lead...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:17 PM
A fourth suspect has been charged with murder in the 2010 stabbing death of a man in McKinley Park who was attacked along with a friend of his because the four thought they were rival gang members, prosecutors said.
Gary Sams, 36, was ordered held...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Editor’s note: Channel 2 viewers Glenn and Cheryl Flothe submitted this story and its accompanying photos after several visits to Denali National Park. The Flothes’ account provides some interesting perspective on the park’s...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 7:17 PM
A Markham man previously convicted of sex assault has been charged with trying to rob three women at a salon, then holding a woman hostage Friday night in a South Side salon, police said.
Byron K. Moore, 49, faces charges of aggravated kidnapping,...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s controversial speed cameras will get their first test next month in four locations as the city tries to determine whether the technology to catch speeding cars works.
No tickets will be issued to drivers caught going above...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 5:21 PM
An early morning fire burned a good section of Sacramento's McKinley Park playground Saturday.
As families trickled in to play on a sunny Saturday morning, parents were just as upset as their kids, hearing that this was arson.
"It just angers me,”...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 6:32 PM
It's only been a few days since a fire destroyed a section of Mckinley Park's playground, but already there are plans to rebuild in the works.
"A reasonable schedule is to get that done before next summer, so by next May,” City Councilman Steven...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 2:58 PM
The City of Sacramento says more than $15,000 has been raised to help rebuild McKinley Park, which had fallen victim to arson July 28.
Four area restaurants will also be donating a percentage of sales to the park’s rebuild effort: Firehouse and...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Twenty people were shot, three fatally, across the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
The weekend's violence started about 6:20 p.m. Friday when two men sitting in the back seat of an Oldsmobile were shot in the 500 block of South Kilpatrick...