| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Police and fire crews have completed their work making sure there was no danger from a suspicious object in the Woodlawn neighborhood this afternoon.
Service on the east 63rd Street leg of the CTA Green Line, between Garfield Boulevard and Cottage...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Four people were wounded Monday afternoon and evening in separate shootings on the South Side.
About 6:50 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the foot in what appeared to be a drive-by shooting, police said. After the shooting, which happened in the 400...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 9:16 PM
Shots rang out, causing panic and chaos as hundreds of mourners were leaving a Catholic church on the South Side following funeral services Monday for a slain reputed gang member.
As people scattered for exits, a woman knocked Deborah Echols-Moore, 59,...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:20 AM
One person was killed and at least 13 people were wounded in South and West Side shootings that started Sunday afternoon and continued overnight, police said.
Five of the injured were under the age of 16.
About 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Darrius Boyd, 25, was...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 3:22 PM
A Chicago man was arrested earlier this week in the fatal shooting of a teenager last year who he argued with outside a Woodlawn neighborhood gas station, Cook County prosecutors said Saturday.
The break in the long-dormant case came when a witness...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Humboldt Park recorded homicides on three consecutive days in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a 36-year-old woman was shot to death in the 3300 block of West North Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 21-...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:51 PM
One story seemed to stick out Tuesday for readers on the Chicago Tribune's front page online: The death of a 6-month-old girl who was shot with her father as he changed her diaper in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
It's little surprise the death of Jonylah...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 7:15 AM
A little more than two years ago, the curtain lifted on the Chicago Symphony Orchestra-led Citizen Musician initiative, and CSO Association President Deborah Rutter told an overflow crowd at the Chicago Cultural Center: “All of you are citizen...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Police say a woman fatally stabbed her cousin's cat and left it on its back after she was kicked out of the cousin's apartment Friday night in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.
Tish Coleman, 31, of the 6400 block of South Maryland Avenue, was...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 2:48 PM
A woman from Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood was "covered in blood" Friday when she was arrested for allegedly stabbing her cousin's cat to death, Cook County prosecutors said today.
Tish Coleman, 31, is charged with felony aggravated cruelty to an...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:01 PM
A 31-year-old off-duty Chicago police officer who died when the SUV she was driving rolled over on the Chicago Skyway late Friday was on her way to celebrate a new position with the department, according to her family.
Shaunda Bond, 31, was pronounced...