45 hours ago

'Mothers Against Senseless Killings' making a difference in Englewood

It has now been five weeks since 'Mothers Against Senseless Killings,' or MASK, tried to reclaim the corner of 75th and Stewart.

    'Mothers Against Senseless Killings' making a difference in Englewood
    A grassroots effort to make an impact in a crime ridden neighborhood on the South Side appears to be paying off. It has now been five weeks since 'Mothers Against Senseless Killings,' or MASK, tried to reclaim the corner of 75th and Stewart.
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2 days ago

National Women's Veterans United of Illinois (NWVU) Ribbon Cutting On July 25

National Women's Veterans United of Illinois (NWVU) Ribbon Cutting On July 25

    National Women's Veterans United of Illinois (NWVU) Ribbon Cutting On July 25 - Auburn Gresham Portal
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2 days ago

Are You An Auburn Gresham Parent? We Need Your Input Now!

Are You An Auburn Gresham Parent? We Need Your Input Now!

    Are You An Auburn Gresham Parent? We Need Your Input Now! - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

3 days ago

ADA 25 Chicago launches a first-of-its-kind Leadership Institute for People with Disabilities

ADA 25 Chicago launches a first-of-its-kind Leadership Institute for People with Disabilities

    ADA 25 Chicago launches a first-of-its-kind Leadership Institute for People with Disabilities
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4 days ago

Updated 3 days ago

3 men dead, at least 16 people hurt in shootings

...About 5 p.m. Saturday, a 37-year-old woman was shot on the 7800 block of South Seeley Avenue in the Gresham neighborhood, said Officer Thomas Sweeney, a police spokesman. The woman suffered a...

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The three people were in a dark-colored sedan traveling south in the 500 block of North Avers Avenue when someone fired gunshots from the sidewalk, Alfaro said.

The two men were walking on a sidewalk in the 1100 block of East 73rd Street when a male attacker came out of a black sedan and fired gunshots, Alfaro said.

...walked into Mount Sinai Hospital after he was shot in the side and stomach the 2600 block of West 23rd Street, police said. The man was standing on a sidewalk when a blue minivan drove by...

...the Yards neighborhood, police said. The man was sitting in a parked car in the 1600 block of West 53rd Street when he heard gunshots and realized he was struck, police said. The man was hit...

...on the South Side, Alfaro said. The women were standing on a sidewalk in the 1700 block of East 69th Street when a male attacker came out of a silver SUV and fired several gunshots, Alfaro...

...the Near North Side, Alfaro said. The man was standing on a sidewalk in the 1400 block of North Milwaukee Avenue when a male attacker walked up to him and fired shots, Alfaro said. The man...

...on the South Side, Alfaro said. The man was standing on a sidewalk in the 6100 block of South King Drive when he heard gunshots and realized he was struck in the left ankle, Alfaro said...

...on the South Side, Alfaro said. The teen was standing on a sidewalk in the 7500 block of South Rhodes Avenue when he heard gunshots and realized he was hit in the left hand, Alfaro said...

...the South Side, Alfaro said. The man was walking through a vacant lot in the 6800 block of South Paulina Street when he heard gunshots and realized he was struck, Alfaro said. The man was hit...

• About 11:35 p.m. Saturday, a 19-year-old woman and a 26-year-old man were wounded in a shooting in the South Chicago neighborhood, Alfaro said. The two were sitting inside an SUV in the 7900 block of South Exchange Avenue when a male attacker fired shots from the sidewalk nearby, Alfaro said.

...neighborhood on the South Side, Alfaro said. The man was inside an apartment in the 7900 block of South Ingleside Avenue when a male attacker fired shots, striking him in the right arm, Alfaro said. The...

...About 7:30 p.m. Saturday, two 21-year-old men were shot in the 3100 block of West Maypole Avenue in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, said Officer Veejay Zala, a...

People grieve at the scene of a double homicide at Ferdinand Street and Avers Avenue in the East Garfield Park neighborhood July 26, 2015.

Big news for burger lovers: Small Cheval, a spinoff of West Loop cult favorite Au Cheval, is slated to open August 1 in the former Roxie's By the Slice space at 1732 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Bucktown.

    3 men dead, at least 16 people hurt in shootings
    Three men have been killed and at least 16 other people have been wounded in separate shootings since Saturday evening across the city, police said. The 13 separate shooting incidents occurred in 12 different city neighborhoods, most on the South Side. Seven of those shootings occurred early Sunday morning.
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5 days ago

Woman shot in Gresham neighborhood

The 37-year-old woman was shot on the 7800 block of South Seeley Avenue at about 5 p.m., said Chicago police spokesman Thomas Sweeney.

    Woman shot in Gresham neighborhood
    A woman was injured after being shot in the Gresham neighborhood Saturday, police said.
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5 days ago

2 dead, 5 others hurt in shootings on South, West sides

The woman told police she was walking on a sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Loomis Street when she was shot in the buttocks, Alfaro said. Her condition stabilized at the hospital.

About 7:45 p.m., a 25-year-old woman was shot on the 8800 block of South Aberdeen Street in the Gresham neighborhood, police said.

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The man, identified by family members as Joseph Campbell, was walking on a sidewalk in the 4900 block of West Hubbard Street when someone fired gunshots, police said.

Earlier, a 17-year-old boy was shot on the 1200 block of South Kolin Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood at 6:45 p.m., police said.

Around 2:10 a.m., a 40-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in the 2600 block of West 24th Street in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side, Alfaro said.

The shooting happened about 3 p.m. on the 6500 block of South Justine Street. Preliminary reports said the victim, age 24, was involved in an argument with another man. The man pulled out a weapon and fired shots, said Officer Veejay Zala, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

Big news for burger lovers: Small Cheval, a spinoff of West Loop cult favorite Au Cheval, is slated to open August 1 in the former Roxie's By the Slice space at 1732 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Bucktown.

    2 dead, 5 others hurt in shootings on South, West sides
    A man and a teenage boy were killed and five others, including a 14-year-old boy, have been wounded since Friday afternoon in separate shootings on the South and West sides, police said. A 32-year-old man was shot to death around 12:50 a.m.
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5 days ago

2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 24-year-old woman walked into Mount Sinai Hospital after she was shot in the 8100 block of South Loomis police said.

The 25-year-old was shot in the left arm in the 8800 block of South Aberdeen, according to preliminary information from police.

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About 12:50 a.m., he was walking with another person in the 4900 block of West Hubbard when shots rang out and he was hit in the abdomen and right shoulder, police said.

About 6:45 p.m., Donell Morrison was shot in the back in the 1200 block of South Kolin, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Morrison, of the 1300 block of South Kostner, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:04 p.m., authorities said.

Thirty minutes earlier, a 40-year-old man was shot in the heel in the 2600 block of West 24th Street. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.

He was standing outside with a group of people in the 1000 block of North Kedvale when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.

A 23-year-old man was in an argument with another male, who pulled out a gun and shot him in the 6500 block of South Justine, police said.

    2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Weekend Shootings
    Two people have been killed and at least five others - including a 14-year-old boy - have been wounded in Chicago shootings since Friday afternoon. Chicago News, Sports, Weather, Traffic, and the Best of Chicago - CBS 2 TV | WBBM Newsradio 780 | 670 The Score
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5 days ago

2 killed, 5 wounded in weekend shootings

A 24-year-old woman walked into Mount Sinai Hospital after she was shot in the 8100 block of South Loomis police said.

The 25-year-old was shot in the left arm in the 8800 block of South Aberdeen, according to preliminary information from police.

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About 12:50 a.m., he was walking with another person in the 4900 block of West Hubbard when shots rang out and he was hit in the abdomen and right shoulder, police said.

About 6:45 p.m., Donell Morrison was shot in the back in the 1200 block of South Kolin, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Morrison, of the 1300 block of South Kostner, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:04 p.m., authorities said.

Thirty minutes earlier, a 40-year-old man was shot in the heel in the 2600 block of West 24th Street. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.

He was standing outside with a group of people in the 1000 block of North Kedvale when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.

A 23-year-old man was in an argument with another male, who pulled out a gun and shot him in the 6500 block of South Justine, police said.

    2 killed, 5 wounded in weekend shootings
    Two people have been killed and at least five others - including a 14-year-old boy - have been wounded in Chicago shootings since Friday afternoon. Most recently, a 32-year-old man was fatally shot early Saturday in Austin on the West Side, police said.
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5 days ago

1 dead, 2 others injured in shootings on South, West sides

In addition to that shooting, a 25-year-old woman was shot on the 8800 block of South Aberdeen Street in the Gresham neighborhood, police said.

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The 17-year-old was shot on the 1200 block of South Kolin Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood at 6:45 p.m., police said.

The shooting happened about 3 p.m. on the 6500 block of South Justine Street. Preliminary reports said the victim, age 24, was involved in an argument with another man. The man pulled out a weapon and fired shots, said Officer Veejay Zala, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

    Man critically wounded in West Englewood shooting
    A man was left in critical condition after being shot in the head Friday afternoon on the city's South Side. The shooting happened about 3 p.m. on the 6500 block of South Justine Street in the city's West Englewood neighborhood. Preliminary reports said the victim, age 24, was involved in an argument with another man.
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6 days ago

Six City Colleges of Chicago Student-Athletes Receive National Academic Accolade

Six City Colleges of Chicago Student-Athletes Receive National Academic Accolade

    Six City Colleges of Chicago Student-Athletes Receive National Academic Accolade
    You must have JavaScript enabled to search this site. For the second-consecutive year, six City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) student-athletes received the NJCAA's Academic Award for their accomplishments in the classroom as well as on the playing field.
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Jul 23

Let the Sunshine In

Let the Sunshine In

    Let the Sunshine In - Auburn Gresham Portal
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Jul 23

Introducing Social Services New Director For Auburn Gresham

Introducing Social Services New Director For Auburn Gresham

    Introducing Social Services New Director For Auburn Gresham - Auburn Gresham Portal
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Jul 23

Small Business Improvement Fund Forum July 29th

Small Business Improvement Fund Forum July 29th

    Small Business Improvement Fund Forum July 29th - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Jul 22

Chi-raq filming locations: See them for yourself (interactive graphic)

7600 block of South Peoria Street

7700 block of South Aberdeen Street

1200 block of West 78th Place

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1572 N. Milwaukee Ave. The Double Door

5200 S. Cottage Grove Ave. The General Jones Armory

78 E. Washington St. Chicago Cultural Center

2100 block of South Wabash Avenue

5600 block of South Peoria Street

6300 block of South Elizabeth Street

300 block of East 63rd Street

5800 block of South Elizabeth Street

5500 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue

1300 block of North Dearborn Avenue

5900 block of South King Drive

500 block of East 61st Street

6300 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue

700 block of W. 56th

1500 block of West 63rd Street

    Chi-raq filming locations: See them for yourself (interactive graphic)
    feature Spike Lee's latest movie, "Chi-raq," filmed in Chicago for five weeks this summer. By the time the project wrapped July 9, Lee had shot in 18 locations around the city, mostly on the South Side and primarily in the Englewood neighborhood.
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Jul 21

Diamonds in the Rough: Creating Sustainable Businesses in Tough Communities

Diamonds in the Rough: Creating Sustainable Businesses in Tough Communities

    Diamonds in the Rough: Creating Sustainable Businesses in Tough Communities - Auburn Gresham Portal
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Jul 21

1 dead, 7 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago

The 16-year-old boy and 20-year-old man were standing on a front porch in the 8400 block of South Loomis when a dark car drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

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A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers about 11 p.m. when several males approached and opened fire, police said.

He was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of East 132nd Place when a red SUV drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

He was standing on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Evans about 10:40 p.m. when a dark car drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said.

The  21-year-old man was shot in the back in the 2500 block of West Huron and taken to Stroger Hospital in fair condition, police said.

The victim was shot in the hand in the 2800 block of West Cortland and taken to Saint Mary’s, where he was listed in good condition. Police said he was not cooperating with investigators.

The 22-year-old man was shot in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt about 2:50 a.m., police said.

    1 dead, 7 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago
    One man was killed and at least seven other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The fatal shooting happened late Monday in Rogers Park on the North Side. A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers about 11 p.m.
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Jul 21

1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The 16-year-old boy and 20-year-old man were standing on a front porch in the 8400 block of South Loomis when a dark car drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

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A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue about 11 p.m. when several males approached and opened fire, police said.

He was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of East 132nd Place when a red SUV drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

He was standing on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Evans about 10:40 p.m. when a dark car drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said.

The 21-year-old man was shot in the back in the 2500 block of West Huron and taken to Stroger Hospital in fair condition, police said.

The victim was shot in the hand in the 2800 block of West Cortland and taken to Saint Mary’s, where he was listed in good condition. Police said he was not cooperating with investigators.

The 22-year-old man was shot in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt about 2:50 a.m., police said.

    1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago
    The fatal shooting happened late Monday in Rogers Park on the North Side. A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue about 11 p.m. when several males...
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Jul 21

1 dead, 7 wounded in city shootings

• At about 10:40 p.m. Monday, a 16-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man were wounded in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. They were on a front porch in the 8400 block of South Loomis Street when shots were fired from a passing dark-colored sedan, said Alfaro.

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He was standing on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue when several me walked up and fired shots, Alfaro said. The man was hit in the lower back and the left shoulder.

The most recent nonfatal shooting was in the Portage Park neighborhood, where about 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, a 21-year-old man was driving on Irving Park Road near North Major Avenue and someone in a passing car shot him, Alfaro said.

...on the Far South Side, Alfaro said. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of East 132nd Place when a red SUV drove up and someone inside fired shots, according to Alfaro.He...

...Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side, police said. He was on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Evans Avenue when someone fired shots from a passing dark-colored van, Alfaro said. He was struck...

...on the West Side, a 21-year-old man was on the sidewalk in the 2500 block of West Huron Street when two males walked up and began shooting in his direction, according to Alfaro. He...

• About two hours earlier, a 30-year-old man was shot in the hand in the 2800 block of West Cortland Street in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side, Alfaro said. He took himself to Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center. Police said he was being uncooperative.

    1 dead, 7 wounded in city shootings
    One man was killed and seven people were wounded in shootings since Monday evening, police said. A 36-year-old man was fatally shot at about 11 p.m. Monday in the Rogers Park neighborhood, said Officer Hector Alfaro, a Chicago police spokesman.
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Jul 21

Two Wounded In Auburn Gresham Shooting

The 16-year-old boy and 20-year-old man were standing on a front porch about 11:30 p.m. in the 8400 block of South Loomis Boulevard when a dark-colored car drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

    Two Wounded In Auburn Gresham Shooting
    The 16-year-old boy and 20-year-old man were standing on a front porch about 11:30 p.m. in the 8400 block of South Loomis Boulevard when a dark-colored car drove by and someone inside opened fire, police...
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Jul 21

1 dead, 7 wounded in city shootings

They were on a front porch in the 8400 block of South Loomis Street when shots were fired from a dark-colored sedan that drove past, said Alfaro.

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He was standing on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue when several men walked up and fired shots, Alfaro said. The man was hit in the lower back and the left shoulder.

The most recent non-fatal shooting was in the Portage Park neighborhood, where a 21-year-old man was driving on Irving Park Road near North Major Avenue at about 1:45 a.m. and someone in a passing car shot him, Alfaro said.

He was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of East 132nd Place when a red SUV drove up and someone inside fired shots, according to Alfaro.

He was on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Evans Avenue when someone fired shots from a passing dark-colored van, Alfaro said.

At about 8:10 p.m. in the West Town neighborhood, a 21-year-old man was standing in the sidewalk on the 2500 block of West Huron Street when two males walked up and began shooting in his direction, according to Alfaro. He was struck in the lower back and taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

About two hours earlier, a 30-year-old man was shot in the hand in the 2800 block of West Cortland Street in the Logan Square neighborhood, Alfaro said.

    2 wounded in shootings on West, Northwest sides
    Two men were wounded in shootings on the West and Northwest Sides on Monday evening, police said. At about 8:10 p.m. in the West Town neighborhood, a 21-year-old man was standing in the sidewalk on the 2500 block of West Huron Street when two males walked up and began shooting in his direction, according to News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro.
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Jul 20

Local Business Trains "Urban Green Team" For OSHA Construction Safety Certification

...Taj Development Company Inc. (Taj), a business located right in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, at 1609-11 W. 80th Street, Chicago, IL 60620...

...safety and health materials and answered the attendees' questions. The training was held at the 1626 W. 79th Street training site. The training sessions focused on hazards in landscaping, including falls from elevation; excavation...

    Local Business Trains "Urban Green Team" For OSHA Construction Safety Certification - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
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Jul 20

3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

O’Brien, of the 400 block of West 75th Street, was dead at the scene.

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Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of North Avers found Elbert Farris on the ground outside with multiple gunshot wounds, including at least one to the head, police said.

Farris, of the 800 block of North Latrobe, was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

About 4 a.m., officers discovered Jemel O’Brien slumped over the wheel of a white car in the 7400 block of South Eggleston with gunshot wounds to the arm and groin, authorities said.

The two were in the 3500 block of West Grenshaw about 1 a.m. when a light-colored van pulled up and someone inside opened fire, police said.

The shooting happened in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt about 2:50 a.m., police said.

The men were standing outside about in the 4400 block of West Maypole when someone fired shots, police said. The shooter then jumped into a compact SUV, which sped away.

    3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings
    In the most recent fatal shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot repeatedly late Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of North Avers found Elbert Farris on the ground outside with multiple gunshot wounds.
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Jul 20

St. Sabina To Host Friday Peace Walk, Asks Churches to Occupy Streets

Participants are asked to meet at the church, 1210 West 78th Place, at 7 p.m. They will walk the neighborhood until 9 p.m.

    St. Sabina To Host Friday Peace Walk, Asks Churches to Occupy Streets
    AUBURN GRESHAM - St. Sabina Church is holding a night peace walk as a way to "occupy" the streets and prevent gun violence on Friday. Participants are asked to meet at the church, 1210 West 78th Place, at 7 p.m. They will walk the neighborhood until 9 p.m.
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Jul 18

Chicago area cooling centers

1140 W. 79th Street

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10 S. Kedzie Ave.

4314 S. Cottage Grove

845 W. Wilson Ave.

8650 S. Commercial Ave.

4357 W. Armitage Ave.

    Chicago area cooling centers
    CHICAGO - A heat advisory is in effect Saturday for the Chicago area from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Temperatures will reach the mid-90s, and the heat index could hit 110 degrees. The Chicago Department of Public Health is urging residents to drink lots of water and check on neighbors and elderly friends and family.
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Jul 15

Updated Jul 16

10 wounded in Chicago shootings Tuesday

About 2:30 a.m., the 50-year-old man and 60-year-old woman were sitting on a porch in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot when someone got out of a vehicle nearby and fired shots, police said. The shooter then jumped back into the vehicle, which sped away.

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It happened at 7:52 p.m. in the 5200 block of South Drexel, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in fair condition.

About 7:35 p.m., the three males — ages 17, 18 and 19 — were outside in the 2800 block of West 38th Street, police said.

About 6:45 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot while riding in a vehicle in the 6600 block of South Langley in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.

Thirty minutes earlier, a 20-year-old man was shot in the 7200 block of South Champlain in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition had stabilized, police said.

  • msTess2017 Ms Concern

    This is so sad can't even sit on your porch, what can we do?

  • FGFM What the Cappleman!

    I don't have a porch.

  • B. Anthoney "Tone'y" Belisle Executive Producer for B.P.A. Productions Chicago

    yes it is sad that you can't sit on your porch and someone will shoot at you I hope they don't shoot at the people that BBQ in the front of their house where did that culture come from I thought you BBQ in the back of your house oh well go figure and consider the source

Jul 16

Building A Movement: Strengthening the Nonprofit Sector Through Advocacy and Action

Building A Movement: Strengthening the Nonprofit Sector Through Advocacy and Action

Jul 16

Google Doodle: Ida B. Wells, Civil Rights Activists & Journalist

Google Doodle: Ida B. Wells, Civil Rights Activists & Journalist

Jul 16

Police: 3 killed, 5 wounded in Wednesday shootings

Two 17-year-old boys were getting into a vehicle in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot when someone walked up and started shooting, police said.

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A 23-year-old man got into a fight with a person who pulled out a gun and shot him repeatedly in the 1300 block of North Lockwood, police said.

The 21-year-old was outside in the 4900 block of West Hubbard when someone riding a bicycle shot him several times, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he later died.

Two teenage boys were outside in the 6100 block of West Fullerton when a gunman walked up and opened fire, police said.

...boy was shot several times in the South Side Oakland neighborhood. He was in the 3600 block of South Rhodes about 10:35 p.m. when someone got out of a silver Pontiac and fired...

...South Side. He was getting into a vehicle about 9:40 p.m. in the 200 block of West 37th Street when someone walked up and fired, police said. He drove himself to Mercy Hospital and...

Jul 16

Two Teens Shot In Auburn Gresham

The teens were getting into a vehicle in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot Avenue about 10:40 p.m. when someone approached and opened fire, police said.

Jul 15

Woman uses grandkids as good luck charms, to share lottery prize with them

Vivian Wilson, 67, purchased the winning ticket for the midday June 19 drawing at Prestige Hoyne Liquor at 2043 W. 79th St., according to the Illinois Lottery.

Jul 15

10 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

About 2:30 a.m., the 50-year-old man and 60-year-old woman were sitting on a porch in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot Avenue when someone got out of a vehicle nearby and fired shots, police said. The shooter then jumped back into the vehicle, which sped away.

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It happened at 7:52 p.m. in the 5200 block of South Drexel Avenue, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in fair condition.

About 7:35 p.m., the three males — ages 17, 18 and 19 — were outside in the 2800 block of West 38th Street, police said.

About 6:45 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot while riding in a vehicle in the 6600 block of South Langley Avenue in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.

Thirty minutes earlier, a 20-year-old man was shot in the 7200 block of South Champlain Avenue in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition had stabilized, police said.

The 21-year-old victim was shot in the 11400 block of South Prairie Avenue at 10:46 a.m., police said.

Jul 14

Lucky South Side Grandma Wins $200K Playing Lucky Day Lotto

The winning ticket was purchased at Prestige Hoyne Liquor, 2043 W. 79th St. in Chicago. The store received a bonus of $2,000, 1 percent of the prize amount, for selling a winning ticket. Lucky Day Lotto drawings are twice a day, seven days a week.

Jul 14

Woman, Man Shot On Porch In Auburn Gresham

Around 2:30 a.m., Juanita Jones and her 50-year-old brother-in-law were sitting on a porch in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot Avenue, when someone drove up, got out of a vehicle, and sprayed the porch with bullets.

Jul 14

Man and woman, 50 and 60, wounded in Gresham shooting

A 60-year-old woman and 50-year-old man were shot here, in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot Avenue, early Tuesday morning.

Jul 13

Copper Downspout Thief Nabbed, Police Say

Flannigan was arrested about 8:20 a.m. in the 1200 block of West 82nd Street in Auburn Gresham and charged with two felony counts of theft, police said.

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...police in the Morgan Park District revealed he stole downspouts from a home in the 10400 block of South Oakley Avenue in Beverly on June 16 and another home in the 8800 block of South Pleasant...

...block of South Oakley Avenue in Beverly on June 16 and another home in the 8800 block of South Pleasant Avenue in Beverly between 10 a.m. June 14 and 7 p.m. June 21, police...

Jul 12

Lo acusan de asesinar al ocupante de un vehículo

CHICAGO – Joshua Ford enfrenta cargos por el asesinato del pasajero de un auto el 21 de septiembre en la cuadra 7700 S. Stewart Ave.

Jul 12

One Killed, Seven Hurt in Shootings since Saturday Afternoon

The man was walking on the 7600 block of South Green Street, Pacheco said, when a silver car approached and someone inside fired shots. The man was taken to Christ Memorial Hospital, where he's now in stable condition, Pacheco said.

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Most recently, at 6:40 am. Sunday morning, a 24-year-old man was shot in both his legs on the 2400 block of South Wood Street in Back of the Yards, according to Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he's now in good condition, Pacheco said.

The man was walking on on the 700 block of East 37th Street when he said he heard shots and felt pain, Pacheco said. The man was brought to Mercy Hospital, where he's now in stable condition, Pacheco said.

The man was sitting on his porch on the 7300 block of South Champlain Avenue when he said he heard gunshots and felt pain, Pacheco said. He was taken to Jackson Park Hospital, where he's now in good condition, Pacheco said.

Twenty-five minutes earlier, Pacheco said, two men were shot in Chatham. The men were sitting on a porch on the 700 block of East 92nd Place when someone emerged from a gangway and fired shots, Pacheco said.

Jul 11

Updated Jul 12

2 dead, 10 wounded in separate shootings

A 24-year-old man and a 22-year-old man were outside with a group of people in the 7900 block of South Halsted Street when a fight erupted and someone fired gunshots, police said.

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The man was driving a car when he stopped at a stop light at 6900 block of South Lafayette Avenue, said Chicago Police Department spokeswoman Officer Amina Greer.

The man was discovered with a gunshot wound to his chest in the 7500 block of South Langley Avenue. A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man on the same block less than 24 hours earlier, around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, after responding to a call of a man with a gun in the area.

Most recently, three people were wounded in a shooting around 3:15 a.m. in the 200 block of South Laramie Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side, Greer said.

The man was sitting in a parked van in the 5000 block of West Division Street when a dark-colored sedan pulled up alongside and someone inside fired gunshots, Greer said.

She was in the 3400 block of West Flournoy Street when she was shot in the leg, police said.

The man was in the 8300 block of South Pulaski Road when he was shot in the upper torso. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center where his condition stabilized, Greer said.

Jul 11

Three Dead, 10 Wounded in Shootings Since Friday Night

The man, 30, was stopped at a red light on the 1400 block of West 79th Street when a dark minivan pulled alongside him and someone fired shots out the window, Pacheco...

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The man was standing in a large crowd at an outdoor gathering on the 9900 block of South Lowe Avenue, Pacheco said, when three men got out of a vehicle and fired shots.

At around 12:10 a.m., a 22-year-old man was sitting in a parked van on the 5100 block of West Division Street in Austin when a dark-colored sedan pulled up alongside him and someone inside fired shots, Pacheco said.

Five minutes earlier, a 31-year-old woman was walking on the 700 block of South Homan Avenue in North Lawndale when two men jumped out of a blue sedan and shot at her, Pacheco said. Afterward the men got back into the sedan and fled west on Lexington Street, Pacheco said.

At about 7:15 p.m. Friday evening a 20-year-old man was walking on the 8330 block of South Pulaski Avenue in Ashburn when someone shot at him from an alley, Pacheco said, hitting him in his upper torso.

Jul 11

Police: Park Manor man accused in 2014 fatal shooting

Ford was identified as the person who walked up and opened fire at a vehicle as it traveled east on the 7700 block of South Stewart Avenue in the Winneconna Parkway neighborhood about 2:40 a.m. Sept. 21, 2014, police said.

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Joshua J. Ford, 25, of the 600 block of East 73rd Street, was charged with first-degree murder for a fatal shooting of a 34-year-old man named Richard Johnson, police said. Ford is slated to appear in court at the Leighton Criminal Court Building Saturday afternoon, police said.

An autopsy determined Johnson, who lived in the 600 block of East 133rd Street in the Riverdale neighborhood on the city's Far South Side, died of a gunshot wound to the chest, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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