| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Two men were killed and another eight people wounded in shootings all over the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
One of the dead men, 21, was shot just east of the intersection of 79th Streets and Yates Boulevard in the South Chicago neighborhood....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Three men were killed and a fourth was wounded in attacks across Chicago overnight, according to police.
Shortly after midnight, Elvis Canfield, 51, was stabbed several times during a fight in the 3900 block of West Division Street, according to...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Englewood recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
A 51-year-old man was found beaten to death Monday in the 700 block of West 61st Street, officials said. Five days earlier, a 22-year-old man...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:25 AM
A Northwest Side man has been charged with stabbing his father to death during an argument, police said.
Brandon Haarman, 27, of the 3900 block of North Long Avenue, has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 53-year-old father...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:31 AM
A man had to be revived by Chicago Fire Department paramedics following a fire at his Portage Park home this morning, a department spokesman said.
Fire crews were called to the bungalow in the 5900 block of West Grace Street about midnight, and...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 5:24 AM
A man in his 20s was stabbed repeatedly about 12:30 a.m. Sunday on the Northwest Side, police said.
Police said they found him in shock and bleeding profusely and weren’t able to find out from him what happened. He was in critical condition when...
| May 25, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Jim Christopulous and his son Luke, 5, were geared up Saturday for the Universal Monster Classics film festival at the Portage Theater, a vintage movie house that has been regaling Chicago cinema buffs since it opened in 1920.
With Luke dressed in a T-...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Three shootings in the city since Friday night have left a 21-year-old man dead and three people hurt, Chicago police said.
The fatal shooting happened about 8:30 p.m., Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Officers found the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Albany Park and Portage Park last week both recorded their first homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Albany Park, a 35-year-old woman died from wounds sustained from a fire Jan. 16 in the 4800 block of North...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 11:40 AM
It's a problem every self-styled Clark Griswold is going to face at some point when stringing up lights during the holiday season.
"You have a light set of 100 and half of the set's out," said 22-year-old Glenview resident Brian Gusak. "A lot of people...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Five people were injured, including two children, in a collision involving five vehicles in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side this morning.
The accident happened shortly before 8 a.m. in the 5100 block of West Addison Street. Police...