| Nov 11, 2012
Hit the ice
Polish up your blades and hit one of our favorite rinks -- if you own your own skates there are no fees involved.
Millennium Park: Chicago's most dramatic spot to skate thanks to Anish Kapoor's nearby "Cloud Gate," but also its most crowded....
| 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...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 11:56 AM
A man was shot when he struggled with two would-be robbers in the Woodlawn neighborhood early this morning, police said.
The condition of the man, 25, was stabilized at the University of Chicago Medical Center following the attack in the 6600 block of...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 3:12 PM
A three-vehicle crash near the south end of Jackson Park sent eight people to hospitals this afternoon, including one critically injured adult and several young children, authorities said.
The crash involving two minivans and a sedan a little before 4...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Police are looking for a man who stabbed a 15-year-old girl in the thigh this morning in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.
The incident happened on a sidewalk in the 1400 block of East 64th Street at 10:36 a.m., Chicago Police Department News...
| 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...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 11:27 PM
Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Monday that the father of a 6-month-old girl slain last week on the South Side was not changing his daughter's diaper when she was fatally shot, contrary to what police told the news media on the day of...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 11:16 AM
A man riding a bicycle was struck by a vehicle and seriously hurt this morning in the West Woodlawn neighborhood.
A vehicle hit the bicyclist about 11:15 a.m. in the 600 block of East Marquette Road, according to police News Affairs Officer Laura Kubiak....