6 hours ago

Coroner: Griffith man’s death ruled homicide

The Griffith Police Department said on its Facebook page that Ponce was involved in an altercation with a friend at his residence in the 1000 block of Oakwood Street early Sunday morning. Police do not believe the public is at danger.

6 hours ago

1 Dead, 22 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 23-year-old man was shot in the arm in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue, police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition.

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Jason Ares suffered a through and through gunshot wound to the abdomen about 10 p.m. Friday in front of his home in the 4400 block of South Sacramento Avenue, according to police and family members.

Multiple people were standing in the 700 block of South California Avenue when they were shot, police said.

Samuel Walker was shot in his head and pronounced dead at the scene at 6:22 p.m., a spokesman for the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said. He died about two blocks from his home in the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street.

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12 hours ago

  • Bronzeville Scholastic High School reviewed

    This school, totally contidicting the latest comment, cares a lot about the student interest and going to college. This school focuses on academics and making sure the students are active in the communities. Only a sophomore I visited over 5 colleges already! Great school! Great staff!

    Bronzeville Scholastic High School (4934 S Wabash Ave) Published on GreatSchools July 26, 2014

12 hours ago

Night Out: Movies in the Parks at Kenwood

Sat, Aug 9, 2014 8:00 PM - 9:27 PM

The Fantastic Mr. Fox (PG) *Closed Captioned Underwritten by the Holy Angels Catholic School and the Archdiocese of Chicago Office of Catholic Schools The noble, charming and fantastic Mr. Fox uses his wits and cunning to outfox three dimwitted farmers who are tired of sharing their chickens.

13 hours ago

Group challenges neighborhoods to help transform vacant lots

The Southeast Chicago Commission, which does work in Woodlawn, Washington Park, Hyde Park, Kenwood and Oakland, plans to use a lot at 51st Street and Calumet Avenue to hold a bike safety event on Aug. 17.

13 hours ago

One killed, 22 wounded -- including toddler -- in weekend shootings

A 23-year-old man was shot in the arm in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue, police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition.

This article has 3 other Chicago locations (Show)

Jason Ares suffered a through and through gunshot wound to the abdomen about 10 p.m. Friday in front of his home in the 4400 block of South Sacramento Avenue, according to police and family members.

Multiple people were standing in the 700 block of South California Avenue when they were shot, police said.

Samuel Walker was shot in his head and pronounced dead at the scene at 6:22 p.m., a spokesman for the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said. He died about two blocks from his home in the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street.

13 hours ago

Man shot in Douglas

...in the Douglas neighborhood on the South Side. The 23-year-old was in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue when he was shot in the arm at about 4:45 p.m., according to...

13 hours ago

5 shot in separate Sunday attacks

3600 S Rhodes Ave, Chicago, IL, 60653, United States

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4000 W Lexington St, Chicago, IL, 60624, United States

2900 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL, 60618, United States

1900 W 48th St, Chicago, IL, 60609, United States

7500 S Ridgeland Ave, Chicago, IL, 60649, United States

About 8:45 p.m., a male juvenile was shot in both legs in the 2200 block of East 70th Street, Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said, citing preliminary information. The boy, whose age was not immediately released, was taken to Comer Children's Hospital.

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