2 days ago

Tiara Richmond: a trans woman of color murdered on Chicago's South Side

On the evening of Feb. 22, shortly before Trump and the Department of Justice officially revoked Obama's guidance on Title IX transgender protections, a group of 20 family members and friends gathered at 76th Street and Stewart Avenue in a vigil for their fallen daughter and friend.

2 days ago

Community Members Standing Together Against Violence!

University of Chicago Medicine and its Community Partners invite you to the

    Community Members Standing Together Against Violence! - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

3 days ago

8 robberies reported in Auburn Gresham

• at 4 p.m. Jan. 28 in the 8100 block of South Morgan Street;

• at 6:20 p.m. Jan. 28 in the 8000 block of South Carpenter Street;

• at 8:10 p.m. Jan. 31 in the 8200 block of South Carpenter Street;

• at 11:30 p.m. Feb. 3 in the 8100 block of South Racine Avenue;

• at 7 p.m. Feb. 13 in the 8600 block of South Elizabeth Street;

    8 robberies reported in Auburn Gresham
    Police are warning Auburn Gresham residents after a series of armed robberies reported in the South Side neighborhood over the past month. In eight separate robberies, between one and three men showed a gun and made victims hand over their belongings, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

4 days ago

5 Killed, 32 Wounded In Holiday Weekend City Shootings

...Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. He was standing outside in the 7600 block of South Peoria when a dark-colored SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots, police said. He...

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...the Far South Side, where officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 900 block of East 132nd Street found a man in his 20s in a field with gunshot wounds across his chest...

...Side Austin neighborhood, 33-year-old Eddie Thomas was sitting in a vehicle in the 4900 block of West Van Buren when someone in a silver car pulled up and opened fire, according to police and...

...responded about 4:30 a.m. to a call of a person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found John Gonzalez, 36, with a gunshot wound to his head being put into...

...Saturday in the same neighborhood, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found 23-year-old Willie Cooks in a building with a gunshot wound to his...

...23 p.m. Friday, 31-year-old Travis Joseph was on a porch in the 1400 block of West 71st Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, when another male walked up, pulled out...

...s office. The 36-year-old was standing in front of a home in the 7300 block of South Aberdeen when two males emerged from a vacant lot nearby and fired shots in his direction...

...walking with a 16-year-old boy about 11:30 p.m. Friday in the 5100 block of West Concord in Austin when the pair heard gunfire and realized they’d both been shot, police...

    5 Killed, 31 Wounded In Holiday Weekend City Shootings
    The latest homicide happened Monday night in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood on the Far South Side, where officers responding to a call of shots fired at 8:14 p.m. in the 900 block of East 132nd Street found a man in his 20s in a field with gunshot wounds across his chest and torso.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

4 days ago

Man shot in vestibule of Gresham building

The 27-year-old entered a building about 10:45 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Marshfield when a male approached him from behind in the vestibule, pulled out a gun and shot him, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in vestibule of Gresham building
    A man was shot inside a building late Monday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. The 27-year-old entered a building about 10:45 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Marshfield when a male approached him from behind in the vestibule, pulled out a gun and shot him, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

5 days ago

Please Attend: Cook Schoolyard Meeting - Thursday, 2/23, 3pm

8150 S. Bishop

    Please Attend: Cook Schoolyard Meeting - Thursday, 2/23, 3pm - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

5 days ago

4 muertos y 25 heridos, el saldo de la violencia en Chicago este fin de semana

...de la ciudad, el domingo por la noche. El joven se encontraba en la cuadra 7600 S. Peoria cuando un SUV de color oscuro se detuvo frente a él y alguien le dispar...

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Miembros del Departamento de Policía de Chicago investigan la escena de un tiroteo en la cuadra 7300 S. Aberdeen St., el 18 de Febrero de 2017. (NUCCIO DINUZZO/CHICAGO TRIBUNE)

Otros dos jóvenes, de 13 y 16 años fueron heridos en la cuadra 5100 W. Concord en el barrio de Austin, al oeste de Chicago, alrededor de las 11:30 pm...

    4 muertos y 25 heridos, el saldo de la violencia en Chicago este fin de semana
    CHICAGO - Cuatro personas murieron y otras 25 resultaron heridas en tiroteos que ocurrieron durante el fin de semana cálido en Chicago. Hasta el lunes se han registrados al menos 468 víctimas de la violencia con armas de fuego en Chicago este año, según datos compilados por el Chicago Tribune.
    http://www.vivelohoy.com

Feb 18

Updated 5 days ago

CPD: 2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings To Start Holiday Weekend

Shortly before 9 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking through a Gresham neighborhood alley in the 8300 block of South Winchester when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside shot him in the leg, police said. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

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...of the Yards, where officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found a 29-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his head being...

Less than two hours earlier in the same neighborhood, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland about 3 a.m. found a 23-year-old man inside a building with a gunshot wound to his back. He was dead at the scene, police said.

...Friday in the Austin neighborhood, two boys, ages 13 and 16, were walking in the 5100 block of West Concord when they heard shots and realized they’d been struck, police said. They were taken...

About 7:45 p.m., someone robbed a 23-year-old man in West Pullman’s 300 block of East Kensington and then shot him in the calf, police said. He was stabilized at Christ Medical Center.

The first shooting of the weekend happened in Englewood about 6 p.m. in the 1400 block of West 71st Street, where someone walked up and shot a 31-year-old man in the chest as he sat on a porch, police said. He was in critical condition at Christ Medical Center.

    CPD: 2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings To Start Holiday Weekend
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two people were killed and at least eight more, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President's Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened about 4:30 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • Sandra Lee it's so real out here stay safe yall

    My daughter was killed May6 2014 we need Marshall law get or city back

  • catlady for the love of cats, lets get along!

    This weekend was too nice and it's perfect weather for these scums to come out and prey on the innocent. Cant enjoy the nice weather, and if you do want to enjoy it you have to go out the city! Driving home Saturday night i saw what seems like 4 teenage boys flashing gang signs as cars drove and stopped at the stop sign on Pulaski and Wabansia. Cops were called and they left but they just ended up popping back up after they left.

5 days ago

Two 13-Year-Old Boys Among 24 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

In one shooting, a 13-year-boy was shot in the left arm on Sunday at around 8:14 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Peoria, in Gresham, after a dark-colored SUV pulled up and someone opened fire, according to police. He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital and listed in good condition.

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...wounded. Both were standing outside on Friday at about 11:24 p.m. in the 5100 block of West Concord when they were hit by gunfire. The 13-year-old was listed in critical condition...

    Two 13-Year-Old Boys Among 24 Wounded In Weekend Shootings
    Two 13-year-old boys were among at least 24 people wounded in shootings over the warm President's Day weekend, according to the Sun-Times. Four people were fatally shot in shootings across the city between Friday and Sunday. In one shooting, a 13-year-boy was shot in the left arm on Sunday at around 8:14 p.m.
    http://chicagoist.com

5 days ago

4 Killed, 24 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend Shootings

...Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. He was standing outside in the 7600 block of South Peoria when a dark-colored SUV pulled up to the boy and someone inside fired shots...

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...Eddie Thomas, 33, was sitting in a vehicle at 3:33 p.m. in the 4900 block of West Van Buren when someone in a silver car pulled up and opened fire, police and the Cook...

...responded about 4:30 a.m. to a call of a person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found John Gonzalez, 36, with a gunshot wound to his head being put into...

...Saturday in the same neighborhood, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found 23-year-old Willie Cooks in a building with a gunshot wound to his...

...23 p.m. Friday, 31-year-old Travis Joseph was on a porch in the 1400 block of West 71st Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, when anther male walked up, pulled out...

...s office. The 36-year-old was standing in front of a home in the 7300 block of South Aberdeen when two males emerged from a vacant lot nearby and fired shots in his direction...

...walking with a 16-year-old boy about 11:30 p.m. Friday in the 5100 block of West Concord in Austin when the pair heard gunfire and realized they’d both been shot, police...

    4 Killed, 24 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Four people have been killed and at least 24 more wounded, including two 13-year-old boys, in Presidents Day weekend shootings across the city, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood. Eddie Thomas, 33, was sitting in a vehicle at 3:33 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

5 days ago

Boy, 13, shot in arm in Gresham

The shooting happened at 8:14 p.m. when a dark colored SUV pulled up to the boy in the 7600 block of South Peoria and someone inside fired shots, Chicago Police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to his left arm.

    Boy, 13, shot in arm in Gresham
    A 13-year-old boy was shot Sunday night in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened at 8:14 p.m. when a dark colored SUV pulled up to the boy in the 7600 block of South Peoria and someone inside fired shots, Chicago Police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

5 days ago

Infant, 15-year-old girl missing from Gresham

Gabrielle Ellis, 15, and 10-month-old McKenzie Hodges were reported missing at 1:57 p.m. Saturday from the 7800 block of Laflin Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

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Ellis was headed to the 800 block of North Lawler with Hodges, police said.

    Infant, 15-year-old girl missing from Gresham
    An infant and a 15-year-old girl was reported missing Sunday evening from the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. Gabrielle Ellis, 15, and 10-month-old McKenzie Hodges were reported missing at 1:57 p.m. Saturday from the 7800 block of Laflin Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 18

CPD: 1 killed, 6 wounded in shootings to start holiday weekend

Shortly before 9 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking through a Gresham neighborhood alley in the 8300 block of South Winchester when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside shot him in the leg, police said. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

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The latest killing happened just before 3 a.m. in Back of the Yards, where officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found a 23-year-old man inside a building with a gunshot wound to his back. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

...Friday in the Austin neighborhood, two boys, ages 13 and 16, were walking in the 5100 block of West Concord when they heard shots and realized they’d been struck, police said. They were taken...

About 7:45 p.m., someone robbed a 23-year-old man in West Pullman’s 300 block of East Kensington and then shot him in the calf, police said. He was stabilized at Christ Medical Center.

The first shooting of the weekend happened in Englewood about 6 p.m. in the 1400 block of West 71st Street, where someone walked up and shot a 31-year-old man in the chest as he sat on a porch, police said. He was in critical condition at Christ Medical Center.

    CPD: 1 killed, 6 wounded in shootings to start holiday weekend
    A man was killed and at least six more people, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President's Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened just before 3 a.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 18

24-year-old man shot in Gresham

The man was walking in an alley at 8:56 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Winchester when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police.

Feb 16

Updated Feb 17

Soul Side of the Windy City Black History Tour of Chicago

8000-8099 S. Wood St.

    Soul Side of the Windy City Black History Tour of Chicago - Comcast Newsmakers
    We provide local and long-distance tours of African American History and Culture and highlight "Little Known" Black History facts. Motor coach transportation is used since much of what we do is off the beaten path and would be difficult to cover by plane or train.
    http://comcastnewsmakers.com

Feb 14

Fantastic: Financial Consultant Charles Evans Joins BopBiz Center

Fantastic: Financial Consultant Charles Evans Joins BopBiz Center

    Fantastic: Financial Consultant Charles Evans Joins BopBiz Center - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 14

Leo High School Opens Blood Drive to Community For First Time

It'll be from 2-6 p.m. at the school, 7901 S. Sangamon Ave. The school has partnered with Heartland Blood Centers and is looking for alumni and former and current family members to come and donate blood.

    Leo High School Opens Blood Drive to Community For First Time
    AUBURN GRESHAM - Leo High School students are opening up their annual blood drive to the community for the first time Wednesday. It'll be from 2-6 p.m. at the school, 7901 S. Sangamon Ave. The school has partnered with Heartland Blood Centers and is looking for alumni and former and current family members to come and donate blood.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Feb 14

5 Killed, 28 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s latest slaying happened Sunday afternoon in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. A man, thought to be in his 20s, was discovered at 1:55 p.m. with multiple gunshot wounds to the body in the 1400 block of West 84th Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The 11-year-old was was sitting in the back seat of a vehicle about 7:40 p.m. in the 6500 block of South King Drive in the Parkway Gardens neighborhood when gunfire was heard and she was shot in the head, police said. She was taken in critical condition to Comer Children’s Hospital.

...year-old was was playing outside with friends about 7:15 p.m. in the 1900 block of West 57th Street in West Englewood when shots rang out and she too was hit in the head...

...The 45-year-old man was standing outside at 1:44 p.m. in the 2400 block of East 75th Street when someone walked up and shot him in the face and neck. He was taken...

...West Side Austin neighborhood. The group was outside about 8:30 p.m. in the 100 block of North Mayfield when two people got out of a dark-colored SUV and opened fire at the...

...responding at 6:53 a.m. to a call of a person shot in the 100 block of North Menard found the 23-year-old man lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to...

...was sitting in front of a home about 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of North Lorel when someone walked up and shot him repeatedly across the body, authorities said. Turner was...

    5 Killed, 28 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Five people were killed and at least 28 others - including two girls, ages 11 and 12 - were wounded in shootings across the city over the holiday weekend marking Abraham Lincoln's birthday. The girls were both critically wounded in separate South Side shootings less than an hour apart Saturday night, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Feb 13

Man shot in chest in Auburn Gresham, in critical condition

It happened at 3:18 in the 8300 block of South Sangamon, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in chest in Auburn Gresham, in critical condition
    A 20-year-old man was shot multiple times in the chest on Monday afternoon in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. It happened at 3:18 in the 8300 block of South Sangamon, according to Chicago Police. The victim took himself to Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, where he was listed in critical condition, police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 13

5 Killed, 22 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

...discovered at 1:55 p.m. with multiple gunshot wounds to the body in the 1400 block of West 84th Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The Cook County medical examiner’s...

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...sitting in the back seat of a vehicle about 7:40 p.m. in the 6500 block of South King Drive in the Parkway Gardens neighborhood when gunfire was heard and she was discovered with a...

...year-old was was playing with friends about 7:15 p.m. outside in the 1900 block of West 57th Street in the West Englewood neighborhood when shots rang out and she was struck in the...

...The 45-year-old man was standing outside at 1:44 p.m. in the 2400 block of East 75th Street when someone walked up and fired shots. He was shot in the face and neck...

...West Side Austin neighborhood. The group was outside about 8:30 p.m. in the 100 block of North Mayfield when two people got out of a dark-colored SUV and opened fire at the...

...Officers responding at 6:53 a.m. to call of a person shot in the 100 block of North Menard found the 23-year-old man lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to...

...was sitting in front of a home about 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of North Lorel when someone walked up and shot him repeatedly across the body, authorities said. Turner was...

...34-year-old man was in his vehicle about 3:35 a.m. in the 11500 block of South Indiana when another man, thought to be in his 40s, entered the car, pulled out a...

    5 Killed, 22 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Five people were killed and at least 22 others - including two girls, ages 11 and 12 - were wounded in shootings across the city between Friday evening and Monday morning. The two girls were both critically wounded in separate South Side shootings less than an hour apart Saturday night, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Feb 12

Police: Man found shot to death in Auburn Gresham

The man, thought to be in his 20s, was found shot multiple times in the body in the 1400 block of West 84th Street at 1:55 p.m., police said.

    Police: Man found shot to death in Auburn Gresham
    A man was found shot to death Sunday afternoon in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood, according to Chicago Police. The man, thought to be in his 20s, was found shot multiple times in the body in the 1400 block of West 84th Street at 1:55 p.m., police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 11

Breakfast and Blues for Seniors *NEW LOCATION*

8031 South Halsted

    Breakfast and Blues for Seniors *NEW LOCATION* - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

Feb 11

YVM Housing Taskforce Meeting

449 West 79th Street

    YVM Housing Taskforce Meeting - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

Feb 11

Community Health Focus: Building Defenses to Protect Youth From STI/HIV | WVON1690

Community Health Focus: Building Defenses to Protect Youth From STI/HIV | WVON1690

    Community Health Focus: Building Defenses to Protect Youth From STI/HIV | WVON1690 - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 10

County Executives Address Tax Program at BOP BIZ Center

County Executives Address Tax Program at BOP BIZ Center

    County Executives Address Tax Program at BOP BIZ Center - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 10

Auburn Gresham Native Helping to Shape Shaping A More Sustainable and Prosperous Greater Chicago Region

Auburn Gresham Native Helping to Shape Shaping A More Sustainable and Prosperous Greater Chicago Region

    Auburn Gresham Native Helping to Shape Shaping A More Sustainable and Prosperous Greater Chicago Region - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 08

Best African-American History Apps and Websites For Teachers, Parents and Students

Best African-American History Apps and Websites For Teachers, Parents and Students

    Best African-American History Apps and Websites For Teachers, Parents and Students - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 08

Crossing guard struck by SUV in Gresham hit-and-run

The 41-year-old woman was struck by a dark-colored SUV about 4:50 p.m. near Ryder Elementary School in the 8700 block of South Lowe, according to Chicago Police. The driver then drove off.

    Crossing guard struck by SUV in Gresham hit-and-run
    A crossing guard was struck by a SUV that then drove off Wednesday afternoon in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. The 41-year-old woman was struck by a dark-colored SUV about 4:50 p.m. near Ryder Elementary School in the 8700 block of South Lowe, according to Chicago Police. The driver then drove off.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 08

Treasurer Summers Announces 2017 Black History Month Essay Competition

Treasurer Summers Announces 2017 Black History Month Essay Competition

    Treasurer Summers Announces 2017 Black History Month Essay Competition - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 08

New Report Identifies Ways That Communities Can Advance Health Equity

New Report Identifies Ways That Communities Can Advance Health Equity

    New Report Identifies Ways That Communities Can Advance Health Equity - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 08

A Moment with Father Michael Pfleger

A Moment with Father Michael Pfleger

    A Moment with Father Michael Pfleger - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 06

Education Steering Committee

7927 S. Honore Street

7801 S. Halsted

449 West 79th Street

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644 E. 79th Street

7801 S. State - 2nd Floor 

    Education Steering Committee - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

Feb 06

Safety and Security Taskforce Meeting

7801 S. Halsted

7927 S. Honore Street

449 West 79th Street

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644 E. 79th Street

7801 S. State - 2nd Floor 

    Safety and Security Taskforce Meeting - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

Feb 06

Senior Taskforce Meeting

7801 S. Halsted

7927 S. Honore Street

449 West 79th Street

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644 E. 79th Street

7801 S. State - 2nd Floor 

    Senior Taskforce Meeting - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

Feb 05

2 Dead, 7 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

...was grazed in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. He was shot in the 8000 block of South Marshfield, according to police, who said he was being uncooperative. He suffered a graze wound to...

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...South Side. He was walking through a park at 3:27 a.m. in the 2100 block of East 97th Street when he heard gunshots and felt pain in his chest, police said. He then ran...

...felt pain in his chest, police said. He then ran to a house in the 2200 block of East 97th. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn with a gunshot wound to...

...Side. Just after 5 p.m., Willie Woodus was walking in an alley in the 11400 block of South Stewart when a gray Pontiac drove by and someone inside it opened fire, hitting him in...

...year-old man were standing on the sidewalk at 10:33 p.m. in the 9000 block of South Phillips when someone in a red sedan fired shots at them, police said. The 21-year...

...West Side. About 9:30 p.m., he was standing on the sidewalk in the 5700 block of West Adams when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to...

A 25-year-old man was shot in South Austin earlier about 6:40 p.m., police said. He was in the 1000 block of North Lamon when he heard gunfire, felt pain and realized he was shot in his right thigh. He was taken to a hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

...the South Chicago neighborhood. About 5:30 a.m., he was heading south in the 7900 block of South Phillips when someone opened fire from a northbound blue SUV, according to police. He was shot...

    2 Dead, 7 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two 15-year-old boys were killed and seven people were wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening, according to Chicago Police. One of the teens was shot early Saturday in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood on the Far South Side. He was walking through a park at 3:27 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Feb 05

Man, 23, shot in Gresham, uncooperative with police

A 23-year-old man was shot about 4:45 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Marshfield, according to Chicago Police. He was being uncooperative with police.

    Man, 23, shot in Gresham
    A man was shot Saturday afternoon in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened about 4:45 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Marshfield, according to Chicago Police. The 23-year-old suffered a graze wound to his right wrist and took himself to Holy Cross Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 02

Eden Place Urban Farming Workshops

Eden Place Urban Farming Workshops

    Eden Place Urban Farming Workshops - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

Feb 02

8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday

...neighborhood shooting at 11:56 a.m. on the South Side. He was in the 1200 block of West 81st Street when someone walked up and fired shots, police said. The man was shot multiple times...

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The teen was taken in critical condition to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston after being shot in the neck about 6:45 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lawrence in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood, according to Chicago Police. Additional details were not immediately available.

...Square neighborhood on the West Side. A 43-year-old man was walking in the 3700 block of West Roosevelt when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the right leg, police...

Two gunmen walked up to a 25-year-old man about 10 p.m. and shot him in the left leg in the 1300 block of West Roosevelt in the University Village neighborhood on the Near West Side, police said. The man was taken in critical condition to Stroger Hospital.

At 8:22 p.m. in the South Shore neighborhood, a silver vehicle pulled up to a 23-year-old man in the 7600 block of South Kingston, and someone inside it shot him in the abdomen, police said. He was taken in good condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

Just before 2 p.m., a 22-year-old man heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the leg in the 800 block of South Cicero in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, police said. He was listed in good condition at Mount Sinai.

About 1 p.m., multiple people walked up to a 23-year-old woman and opened fire as she walked out of a West Pullman neighborhood home in the 900 block of West 116th Place on the Far South Side. A bullet grazed her head, and she declined medical treatment, police said.

Wednesday’s first shooting happened about 11:45 a.m. in the West Side Austin neighborhood, where a 26-year-old man heard shots while walking in the 5000 block of West Chicago and suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. His condition was stabilized at Mount Sinai, police said.

    8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A 15-year-old boy was among eight people wounded in separate shootings Wednesday across Chicago. The teen was taken in critical condition to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston after being shot in the neck about 6:45 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lawrence in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Feb 02

7 wounded in city shootings Wednesday

An hour before that, someone walked up to a 19-year-old man in Gresham’s 1200 block of West 81st Street on the South Side and shot him in the back and hand, police said. He was in serious condition at Christ Medical Center, and police said a suspect was in custody.

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The teen was taken in critical condition to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston after being shot in the neck about 6:45 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lawrence in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood, according to Chicago Police. Additional details were not immediately available.

The latest shooting happened about 10 p.m. in University Village, where two gunmen walked up to a 25-year-old man in the 1300 block of West Roosevelt and shot him in the leg, police said. He was taken in critical condition to Stroger Hospital.

At 8:22 p.m. in the South Shore neighborhood, a silver vehicle pulled up to a 23-year-old man in the 7600 block of South Kingston, and someone inside it shot him in the abdomen, police said. He was taken in good condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

Just before 2 p.m., a 22-year-old man heard gunfire in the 800 block of South Cicero in Lawndale on the West Side, and realized he’d been shot in the leg, police said. He was in good condition at Mount Sinai.

About 1 p.m., multiple people walked up to a 23-year-old woman and opened fire as she walked out of a West Pullman neighborhood home in the 900 block of West 116th Place on the Far South Side. A bullet grazed her head, and she declined medical treatment, police said.

Wednesday’s first shooting happened about 11:45 a.m. in Austin on the West Side, when a 26-year-old man heard shots while walking in the 5000 block of West Chicago and realized he’d been hit in the leg. His condition was stabilized at Mount Sinai, police said.

    7 wounded in city shootings Wednesday
    A 15-year-old boy was among seven people wounded in separate shootings across Chicago on Wednesday. The teen was taken in critical condition to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston after being shot in the neck about 6:45 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lawrence in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Feb 01

19-year-old man shot in Auburn Gresham

The shooting happened at 11:56 a.m. in the 1200 block of West 81st Street, according to Chicago Police.

    19-year-old man shot in Auburn Gresham
    A man was shot Wednesday morning in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. The shooting happened at 11:56 a.m. in the 1200 block of West 81st Street, according to Chicago Police. The 19-year-old victim was shot multiple times in the hand and back, police said. Information about his condition was not immediately available.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Jan 31

Indiana woman dies 3 days after Gresham crash

Erika West, 39, was one passenger in the “multi-vehicle” crash that happened about 11:47 a.m. Friday in the 7900 block of South Aberdeen, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

    Indiana woman dies 3 days after Gresham crash
    An Indiana woman died late Monday of injuries she suffered in a Gresham neighborhood crash last week on the South Side. Erika West, 39, was one passenger in the "multi-vehicle" crash that happened about 11:47 a.m. Friday in the 7900 block of South Aberdeen, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Jan 31

Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Shooting Outside Gold Coast Bar

Clifton Banks, 36, of the 8700 block of South Emerald Avenue, was charged with two felony counts of first degree attempted murder after he was identified...

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...deputy, in the head and a 30-year-old man in the leg in the 1200 block of North State Street on Jan. 28 around 3:27 a.m. Both shooting victims were taken to Northwestern...

    Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Shooting Outside Gold Coast Bar
    A Gresham man has been accused of shooting two people outside a Gold Coast bar early Saturday morning, including an off-duty first responder.
    http://chicagoist.com

Jan 31

Indiana Lottery Officials Looking for Owner of $4.5M Winning Ticket Set to Expire

The Hoosier Lottery ticket was purchased at Marsh Supermarket at 1435 W. 86th St. in Indianapolis for the the Aug. 17, 2016 drawing.

    Indiana Lottery Officials Looking for Owner of $4.5M Winning Ticket Set to Expire
    Time is running out for owner of a winning lottery ticket sold in Indiana to claim a $4.5 million jackpot prize. The Hoosier Lottery ticket was purchased at Marsh Supermarket at 1435 W. 86th St. in Indianapolis for the the Aug. 17, 2016 drawing.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

Jan 31

Man Charged With Gold Coast Shooting That Wounded Sheriff’s Officer

Banks, of the 8700 block of South Emerald, was jailed without bond at a Monday hearing, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office. His next court date is Feb. 3. A second person who was questioned in the shooting was released without charges.

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Clifton Banks, 36, faces two felony counts of attempted first-degree murder in connection with the 3:30 a.m. shooting on State Street just north of Division, according to Chicago Police. The incident stemmed from a dispute over payment, a police source told the Chicago Sun-Times.

    Man Charged With Gold Coast Shooting That Wounded Sheriff's Officer
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Bond was denied Monday for a man charged with a Gold Coast neighborhood shooting early Saturday that left three men wounded, including an off-duty Cook County sheriff's officer working security at a Near North Side bar. Clifton Banks, 36, faces two felony counts of attempted first-degree murder in connection with the 3:30 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jan 31

1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

...Gresham neighborhood. A 29-year-old man was in an apartment building hallway in the 1600 block of West 79th Street when three males entered the building through the back door, walked up to him and...

...person shot found the the man, who had been standing in the street in the 7700 block of South Paulina when someone fired multiple shots, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to the neck...

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...on the South Side, where officers found a 19-year-old man unresponsive in the 4600 block of South Woodlawn. He was shot in the groin and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he...

...neighborhood store. The suspect walked into the store about 10:25 p.m. in the 2000 block of West Division and got into an argument with the employee, which escalated when he pulled out a...

...p.m., a 20-year-old man was getting into a parked vehicle in the 2000 block of East 71st Street in the South Shore neighborhood when two males on the sidewalk fired shots in his...

Just before 5 p.m., a 14-year-old boy was walking in the 3200 block of West 64th Place in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the leg, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

...West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. They were sitting in a vehicle in the 5600 block of South Wood when someone walked up and opened fire, police said. One man, 19, was shot in...

About 11:45 a.m., a 26-year-old man was walking in the 3900 block of South Lake Park Avenue in the Oakland neighborhood on the South Side when someone walked up, shot him in the chest and then took off in a gray vehicle, police said. He was taken in serious condition to Northwestern.

...a 50-year-old man was shot in the legs and an arm in the 3900 block of West Arthington, according to police, who said a suspect in a red vest and another in a...

    1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A man was killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The slaying happened about 12:45 p.m. outside a Kenwood neighborhood home on the South Side, where officers found a 19-year-old man unresponsive in the 4600 block of South Woodlawn.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jan 30

Updated Jan 31

'Army of Moms' Plans To Tear Down Controversial Crosses In Englewood Yard

Her group, known as the “Army of Moms” formed in June 2015 after the slaying of 34-year-old Lucille Barnes in the 7500 block of South Stewart. Manasseh said she hoped to stop any retaliatory violence by setting up patrols and hosting cook-outs in the area. Her efforts have gotten national attention.

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Greg Zanis, a West Side native who now lives in Aurora, has said that he erected the crosses in the 5500 block of South Bishop Street after a lot owner gave him the land so he could put up a tribute to Chicago's victims.

    'Army of Moms' Plans To Tear Down Controversial Crosses In Englewood Yard
    ENGLEWOOD - The 44 crosses put up by an artist in an Englewood lot were meant to honor of the lives of those lost to violence in Chicago since this year began, but they have so upset members of the community that one group plans to remove them and the local alderman has come out against them, too.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

  • such a tragedy ! this army is gonna tear down crosses and that's a deterrent to the "KILLING FIELDS ...and the local alderman joins the fray as well what has he (she) or any other politician offered as a solution. bring on the FED's trump. its a WAR ZONE and...

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    such a tragedy ! this army is gonna tear down crosses and that's a deterrent to the "KILLING FIELDS ...and the local alderman joins the fray as well what has he (she) or any other politician offered as a solution. bring on the FED's trump. its a WAR ZONE and we need the NATL. G. posted with every patrolman on the streets,. CHIRAC not CHICAGO is a WAR zone.. JUST THE SO EAST, SO. WEST & WEST SIDE. black mama's and girlfriends harboring the thugs spreading MAYHEM . yawl in denial, u can.t C the forest for the tree's ...if your MAMA army could stop the killing there wouldn't be CROSSES..

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