| Feb 11, 2011
| 2:57 AM
For the first time in what seems a long time, today's forecast includes no hazardous weather watches or warnings, no wind chill advisories and, of course, no blizzards.
All in all, it should be a fairly typical winter's day.
The National Weather Service...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 9:57 PM
Chicago's central core grew increasingly vibrant during the past decade, as young professionals filled new condominiums in the Loop and surrounding neighborhoods, taking advantage of trendy restaurants and nightspots.
But vast swaths of the city didn't...
| May 24, 2012
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| May 29, 2012
| 11:47 AM
A 13-year-old boy was shot and killed while eating pizza with his older sister in the Uptown neighborhood early this morning, officials said.
The shooting happened about 2:45 a.m. in a pizza and liquor store in the 5100 block of North Broadway, according...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:50 PM
North Lawndale saw three homicides in two days this last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a woman was found shot to death in the 1500 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said. The same day, a 19-year-old man was...
| Jun 21, 2012
This weekend, the Chicago Gospel Festival and Pride Parade move from their previous locations to expand and add comfort for crowds.
Chicago’s Gospel Festival begins Thursday, June 21st through Sunday June 24th. The festival has moved to the...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Austin saw three homicides in two days this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, two men, ages 22 and 25, were shot to death in the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue, police said. Two days earlier, a 35-year-old man was...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 11:31 PM
Two people were shot, including a woman in her 20s who police described as an innocent bystander, in a suspected gang-related shooting in the Uptown neighborhood Friday afternoon.
The woman was working inside a store in the 4600 block of North...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 7:12 PM
Four people were shot in a drive-by shooting in the Uptown neighborhood this evening.
The victims were shot about 6 p.m. at Sheridan Road and Wilson Avenue, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines.
The four victims were on...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Four people were being questioned Saturday night after their van collided with two Chicago police cars on North Lake Shore Drive as they tried to elude officers.
The van was believed to be involved in a shooting Friday night in the North Side's Uptown...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 1:57 AM
At least six people were wounded early Sunday morning in four shootings across the city.
The shootings happened as far north as Uptown, which has seen a rash of shootings over the past three weeks, and as far south as Englewood, with two other...