| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:02 PM
A 24-year-old man was wounded Sunday afternoon in a shooting on the South Side in the city's Woodlawn neighborhood.
The man was shot about 3:44 p.m. in the 600 block of East 67th Street, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Sgt. Antoinette...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:48 AM
It started out as a seemingly quixotic attempt by a group of South Side jazz lovers to celebrate the music – and it has become one of Chicago's most ingeniously presented jazz gatherings.
The seventh annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival, running...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Two men were wounded in a South Side drive-by, one of three shootings in Chicago overnight that left a total of four people hurt, authorities said.
The drive-by shooting happened in the West Woodlawn neighborhood about 10:40 p.m. Sunday in the 6000...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:04 AM
Shootings on the South and Northwest sides left two men injured overnight, authorities said.
In the Northwest Side's Hermosa neighborhood, a 33-year-old man was injured in a drive-by shooting about 9:15 p.m., authorities said.
At least one person...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:21 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
The front passenger-side window was smashed and a $300 Coach-brand purse containing financial cards and store gift cards was stolen Aug. 21 from a vehicle parked on the 6600 block of...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A mountain bike was taken from the bicycle rack on the northwest corner of Liberty and West between 8 a.m. on Aug. 21 and 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 25.
A bike was taken from the rack at the train...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:20 AM
The following items were taken from Oak Park and River Forest police reports.
A 16-year-old girl was charged with aggravated battery to a police officer and criminal damage to state-supported property after she struck the head of an officer...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:36 AM
South Lawndale on Tuesday recorded a double homicide, the first female double homicide since February, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 5-year-old girl and 28-year-old woman were shot to death in the 2800 block of South Kildare...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Chicago on Friday logged its 250th homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
An 18-year-old man was shot to death in the 6800 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue in Woodlawn, police said.
Chicago reached 250 homicides in...
| Jul 30, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•An 18-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with possession of a controlled substance after the discovery of heroin on him during a well-being check in the Oak Park Avenue Metra Station...