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South Shore

South Shore
The South Side neighborhood attracts Chicagoans with affordable homes and open space. Read more about South Shore, Chicago.
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  • Bail set for woman charged with arson in South Shore fire

    Bail set for woman charged with arson in South Shore fire
    Bail was set at $250,000 today for a 27-year-old woman accused of starting a fire this week that left five adults and a child injured. Whitney Holmes, of the 2000 block of East 72nd Street, was charged with aggravated arson and domestic battery....
  • Austin sees 2 homicides in 1 day

    Austin saw two separate homicides on Friday, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. An 8-year-old girl was strangled to death in the 5200 block of West Adams Street, police said. Meanwhile, a 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in the...
  • 4 dead, 9 wounded in city shootings

    4 dead, 9 wounded in city shootings
    Shootings left at least four men dead and 9 other people wounded across the city Saturday night and Sunday morning. The violence was largely confined to the South and West Sides and three of the incidents had more than one victim, according to...
  • 2 wounded in South Shore neighborhood

    2 wounded in South Shore neighborhood
    Two people were wounded Monday night in a shooting on the South Side in the city's South Shore neighborhood, police said. The shooting happened about 7:41 p.m. on the 7000 block of South Paxton Avenue, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer...
  • Man charged in slaying of Far South Side teen

    Man charged in slaying of Far South Side teen
    A U.S. postal worker and another man followed a 16-year-old boy around a Chicago Housing Authority complex before the second man shot the teen to death, Cook County prosecutors alleged Saturday. On July 14, Aries Sanders, 24, the postal worker, and...
  • Football | Week 1 schedule

    Friday. Aug. 30 Nonconference Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0 Belleville East 35, Hubbard 0 Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14 CICS/Longwood 14, Marine 8 Clinton (Wis.) 19, North Boone 8 DeKalb 25, Vernon Hills 10 Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8 Evanston 39, Proviso...
  • Chicago Overnight Report

    Chicago Overnight Report
    A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • An off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot a man on the Near West Side this morning in the third police-involved shooting since midnight and the fourth in the last 24 hours, police...
  • Off-duty sergeant carjacked in South Shore

    Off-duty sergeant carjacked in South Shore
    A Chicago police sergeant was carjacked while off-duty in the South Shore neighborhood Friday night, police said. About 10:20 p.m., the sergeant was behind the wheel of a silver 2006 Infinity SUV when he was carjacked near 71st Street and East End...
  • $400K bail for suspect in carjacking of police sergeant

    $400K bail for suspect in carjacking of police sergeant
    A judge set bail at $400,000 today for a man accused of carjacking an off-duty Chicago police sergeant on Sept. 6 in the South Shore neighborhood. Christopher D. Jones, 19, of the 1300 block of East 69th Street, was charged with vehicular hijacking,...
  • Making music and community in Englewood

    Making music and community in Englewood
    Back in 2000, Chicago saxophonist-bandleader Ernest Dawkins had a dream: to launch a jazz festival in one of the city's tougher neighborhoods, Englewood. Starting Thursday, the Englewood Jazz Festival will swing into its 14th year and, better yet,...
  • 26 taken to hospitals after student discharges pepper spray

    26 taken to hospitals after student discharges pepper spray
    Twenty-six people were taken in good condition to hospitals this afternoon after a student discharged pepper spray inside a South Side elementary school, according to police and the Chicago Fire Department. The incident occurred at the John Marsh...