| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:43 PM
The gates to South Shore Golf Course’s dusty riding arena opened to let through a wailing police car, which began to circle the arena’s circumference. At the center of the arena stood nine mounted patrol officers, shoulder to shoulder,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:45 AM
A 15-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the foot this morning in the South Shore neighborhood, police said.
The boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 7600 block of South Coles Avenue when a gun he was holding discharged about 12:15 a.m., Police...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Facing heavy criticism for months over failing to offer a plan to restore Illinois’ finances, Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner on Thursday issued an outline of proposed cuts that he maintained would save taxpayers $1 billion.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Gene Farris is a Chicago house music legend, and over the last two decades he's travelled the world DJing as well as producing his own music, featuring a sound that has continuously pushed house music forward. This week, Farris releases his latest album,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Twelve Chicago community areas each logged a gunshot homicide in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
On the South Side, killings were recorded in Bridgeport, Chatham, Chicago Lawn, Englewood, Fuller Park, Greater...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 4:16 PM
A South Shore man was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail Sunday after prosecutors say he struck a police sergeant who was securing a shooting scene Saturday night.
King D. Wade, 76, of the 7100 block of South Coles Avenue, has been charged with...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Summer running? That's hot. Here's RedEye's list of June races to run in the city.
>> Cancer Survivor's Celebration 5K
The plug: "Brings cancer survivors, families, and friends together with the physicians, scientists, and health...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:13 AM
A park is not a park if you fill it up with buildings.
I say no to the endorsing of the Lucas Museum in Grant Park.
This is a perfect time to begin connecting the vast expanse of the city on the West Side to the lakefront. In other words, it is nice...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:34 PM
A 15-year-old boy died after a shooting in the Bronzeville neighborhood Sunday afternoon and seven other people were injured in city gun violence Sunday afternoon and evening, authorities said.
Three people were killed and 26 were wounded in shootings...
| May 18, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Two Chicago men face felony charges after they were caught trying to steal fire hydrants Saturday morning in the Gresham neighborhood, prosecutors said today.
Ned D. Carradine, 50, and Russell L. Mack, 51, each face criminal damage to government...
| May 16, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Four people were hurt, one of them critically, in shootings on the city's Northwest and South sides this morning, officials said.
About 7:50 a.m., a 27-year-old man was shot multiple times in the 7100 block of West Armitage Avenue, Police News Affairs...