| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:05 AM
One man was killed and six other people wounded in two South Side shootings Sunday, authorities said.
In the latest incident, five people were shot in the 11300 block of South Forest Avenue in Roseland about 8:10 p.m. in what was believed to be a...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:35 PM
A homicide investigation has been opened after a woman was beaten to death with a metal flag pole in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side over the weekend, officials said.
The woman was identified by police and the Cook County medical...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Here in Hampton Roads, we're all about beaches and rivers. A string band from Nashville is coming our way to help us celebrate what's in our own collective back yard.
The Infamous Stringdusters are preparing to launch their 2013 American Rivers Tour,...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 7:36 AM
At least 9 people were shot overnight across Chicago.
A 30-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the South Deering neighborhood on the Far South Side Saturday night, officials said. The man was shot in the left side of his body at about 7 p....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:32 AM
A man was shot to death and four people were wounded in other attacks on the South Side Monday, police said.
About 8 p.m., a Chicago man was shot multiple times in the 10400 block of South Green Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood, police...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A South Side man has been charged in last month's slaying of a Fernwood man outside of his home, authorities said.
Devonta Williams, 19, has been charged with murder in the slaying of Michael Kizer, 34, of the first block of West 107th Street, on May...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:06 PM
At least three people were fatally shot, including a mother and her 5-year-old son, another person stabbed to death and at lest four other people shot in attacks from Thursday to this morning in Chicago, authorities said.
Chavonne Brown, 31, and her son...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Culinary travel and foodie trails are huge drivers of visitors in cities across America.
Including South Bend.
The third annual Summer Restaurant Week starts Monday. Twelve locally owned downtown restaurants are participating in the event that is...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A van filled with special needs students collided with another van this morning on the Far South Side, sending nine students and two adults to area hospitals.
About 8:42 a.m., a van from St. Colette School carrying the special needs children had "a...
| Jun 18, 2013
Readers may have seen the news that the state of Illinois bailed out failing Roseland Community Hospital on Chicago’s Far South Side, a small safety-net hospital that’s on the brink of closure. But there are more.
To offer readers a fuller...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:40 PM
A 34-year-old man was ordered held on $2 million bail after being charged with fatally stabbing a man almost two years ago on the Far South Side.
Michael Shegog, then 32, was charged with first degree murder in connection with the December 2011...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:27 PM
A South Side man has been charged in the 2010 slaying of a Lansing man found shot and beaten in the trunk of his car in a Roseland alley, and police are seeking a second man, prosecutors said today.
Tomie Nickles, 20, was ordered held in lieu of $750,...