13 hours ago

3 Killed, 36 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

...and found 33-year-old Andrew Dehart lying face down in the street in the 1500 block of South Trumbull in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, authorities said. Dehart had been shot in...

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...Austin neighborhood. Dashawn Townes, 34, was shot by someone in a silver vehicle in the 900 block of North Massasoit, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Townes, who lived...

...on the Far South Side, police said. He was traveling inside a vehicle in the 13700 block of South Torrence when another vehicle drove past and someone inside opened fire. The man was struck multiple...

...the Far South Side. A 36-year-old man was in an argument in the 10100 block of South Wallace when another male pulled out a handgun and shot him in the right leg, police...

    3 Killed, 36 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Three men were shot to death and at least 36 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning, marking a violent first weekend of the fall season.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

19 hours ago

20 hours ago

3 Dead, at Least 36 Wounded in Chicago Shootings

Three people were shot in the 3800 block of West Roosevelt at 10 p.m. A man fired shots at a group and fled the scene...

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A 42-year-old man was walking through an alley in the 6300 block of South Francisco at approximately 11:20 P.M. when a black Chevy Impala pulled up and one of the people inside fired shots at him. He was shot in the arm, and is in stable condition at Holy Cross.

A 28-year-old man was shot in the groin on the 5400 block of West Van Buren at approximately 12:07 a.m. He was walking through an alley when a maroon van approached and an occupant fired shots at him. He was taken to Mt. Sinai in serious condition.

A 25-year-old man was standing outside in the 2400 block of West 72nd Street when he was shot in the arm at approximately 12:22 a.m. He was taken to Christ Hospital in good condition.

In the 1400 block of West Potomac at approximately 12:30 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the arm, leg, and stomach when a person fired shots at him. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition.

Two men were shot in the 3900 block of West Jackson at approximately 1:30 a.m. They were standing outside when they were shot. A 21-year-old man was shot in the leg and is in stable condition at Stroger. A 20-year-old man was shot in the leg and was taken to Mt. Sinai in stable condition.

An unidentified man was shot in the head, chest, and leg in the 5900 block of South Sangamon at approximately 3:15 a.m. He was taken to Stroger in critical condition.

Two people were shot in the 7600 block of South Halsted at approximately 3:35 a.m. A 29-year-old man was shot in the elbow and treated on scene when a person approached and began firing shots at him. A 23-year-old man suffered a graze wound to his shoulder and was treated on scene.

A 22-year-old man was shot in the 3000 block of West 25th Street at 3:42 a.m. He was standing outside when a black Chevy Tahoe approached and shots were fired, striking him in both feet. He was taken to Stroger in stable condition.

A 47-year-old man is in good condition after being shot in the knee on the 2500 block of South Kedzie at approximately 3:46 a.m. He was standing outside when shots were fired from a passing vehicle.

A 27-year-old man allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment and shot another 27-year-old man in the arms after a confrontation. Police were able to apprehend the suspect after firing shots at him after the incident occurred in the 8100 block of S. Maryland.

An unknown person walked up to a house in the 10100 block of South Princeton at approximately 1:45 p.m. and shot a 25-year-old man through the window. The man suffered gunshot wounds to his arm and leg and was taken to Christ Hospital in stable condition.

...were shot and one person was struck and killed by a fleeing vehicle in the 1600 block of North Central at approximately 12:26 p.m. A gray Jeep drove by and an occupant fired...

During a robbery, a 31-year-old man refused to cooperate with offenders, and he was shot in the neck, arm, and leg. The incident occurred at 3:37 p.m. in the 9300 block of S. Ridgeland. He was taken to Christ Hospital in stable condition.

A 26-year-old man was shot in the groin while standing in the 1600 block of West 36th Street at approximately 12:38 a.m. A person in a black van fired shots at him. He was taken to Mt. Sinai in stable condition.

A 36-year-old was standing on a sidewalk in the 6600 block of South Maryland when a person in a black SUV fired shots at him, striking him in the leg. He was taken to Northwestern in stable condition.

A 20-year-old man was standing on a sidewalk in the 2100 block of North Kilbourn at approximately 2:34 a.m. when he was shot in the left leg. He was taken to Illinois Masonic in stable condition.

A 23-year-old man was inside a fast food restaurant in the 3400 block of South King Drive at 3:05 a.m. when a person entered and shot him. He was taken to Northwestern in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his right leg.

A 24-year-old man was taken to Christ Hospital in critical condition after being shot in the 3600 block of East 99th Street at approximately 4:02 a.m. He was standing on a sidewalk when a person in a dark colored SUV fired shots at him, hitting him in the right hip and right arm.

A 29-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and was taken to St. Frances in serious condition. The incident occurred in the 6800 block of North Sheridan at approximately 4:39 a.m.

In the 7900 block of South Coles at approximately 10:37 a.m., a 37-year-old man was shot in the head. He was taken to Stroger in critical condition.

A 48-year-old man was shot in the upper back and is in serious condition. The incident occurred when a person driving a dark colored minivan fired shots at him in the 2300 block of South Leavitt around 3:28 p.m. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital.

A 25-year-old man was shot in the 3500 block of West Jackson just before 6 p.m. He was shot in the left leg and is in serious condition at Mt. Sinai.

    3 Dead, at Least 36 Wounded in Chicago Shootings
    Three people have been killed and at least 36 have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend. The latest fatality occurred in the city's South Austin neighborhood around 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning. A 34-year-old man was shot in the neck and chest by a person in a silver sedan, and was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

30 hours ago

90 years later, an upgraded South Shore rail line is on track

The two-hour meetings will be held this Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Lawndale Community Academy, 3444 W. Douglas Blvd.; Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Legler Branch Library at 115 S. Pulaski Road; and Saturday at 1 p.m. at Austin Town Hall Park, 5610 W. Lake St.

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The two-hour meetings will be held this Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Lawndale Community Academy, 3444 W. Douglas Blvd.; Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Legler Branch Library at 115 S. Pulaski Road; and Saturday at 1 p.m. at Austin Town Hall Park, 5610 W. Lake St.

The two-hour meetings will be held this Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Lawndale Community Academy, 3444 W. Douglas Blvd.; Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Legler Branch Library at 115 S. Pulaski Road; and Saturday at 1 p.m. at Austin Town Hall Park, 5610 W. Lake St.

    90 years later, an upgraded South Shore rail line is on track
    Back in 1927, representatives of the South Shore railroad discussed adding a second track to speed travel times, add trains and attract more passengers. It took 90 years, but Indiana officials think that a double track for the South Shore from Gary to Michigan City, along with a line extension from Hammond south to Dyer, could finally happen.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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