| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:56 AM
A high speed crash left a 34-year-old man critically hurt late last night on the South Side.
The motorist was behind the wheel of a 1993 Saturn which plowed into a tree about 11:25 p.m. in the 2000 block of West 69th Street in the West Englewood...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Six people were wounded in shootings across Chicago overnight.
A 27-year-old man was shot in the shoulder about 4:15 a.m. Friday while walking to his car in the 2000 block of West 65th Street in the West Englewood neighborhood. He was taken to Holy Cross...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:44 AM
A 16-year-old boy shot during a West Englewood robbery was one of at least 7 people shot Tuesday evening into this morning, according to police.
About 7:53 p.m., several male assailants approached the 16-year-old as he rode his bike down the 1800...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Nine of the 14 homicide victims killed in Chicago in the last week were in their 20s, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police and autopsy information.
The victims were killed by gunshot wounds in Austin, Chatham, Englewood, Humboldt Park,...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:48 AM
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...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Two men were killed and four others were injured in shootings Sunday night on the South Side as continuing violence brought to six the number of people fatally shot in the city on the first weekend of summer.
About 9:30 p.m., two men were sitting in a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:33 PM
A 3-week old boy was dropped off this afternoon at a West Englewood neighborhood fire station, according to the fire department.
Someone left the child at Engine 101's quarters at 2236 W. 69th St. about 4:45 p.m., according to the Chicago Fire...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:23 AM
Police are asking for the public's help as they investigate a South Side hit-and-run collision that landed a woman and her grandson in the hospital Monday night.
About 6 p.m., the 64-year-old woman and her 14-year-old grandson were struck by a teal-...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 8:14 PM
William Rainey Harper High School, in West Englewood, is known for a few things.
It has a really good football team for its size.
In 2010 it was featured on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” for its success in boosting a dismal academic record....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Two men who were rescued by firefighters were taken to a hospital this morning from a South Side house fire, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The blaze erupted about 9:15 a.m. at a 2-story home in the 6400 block of South Marshfield Avenue in...