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    WHAT??? Speak English please. Or are you PROFILING?

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In violent weekend, at least 8 dead, 37 wounded in shootings across Chicago

...m. Sunday, an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of 28th Street and Sawyer Avenue, Chicago Police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the...

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

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Jordan Means, 16, and Anthony Bankhead, 18, were found dead just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday in an apartment in the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue on the South Side, according to police and the medical examiner’s office. An autopsy revealed they were both shot in the head.

◆ Darren Rey, 43, of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street, was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds about 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy, police said.

◆ Darren Rey, 43, of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street, was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds about 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy, police said.

...Nicholas Ramirez, 19, of the 3900 block of South Rockwell Street, was found shot to death about 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the1600 block of...

...1600 block of West Hubbard Street. Two vehicles had been involved in a chase on Ashland Avenue, police said. The...

◆ Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head about 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

◆ Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head about 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

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  • gpblight 15 Yr East Garfield Resident

    Media please do more to scrutinize the "cause of death" on Cook County Vs Chicago police. We need to get the facts called out accurately. If records are being falsified it is illegal. Chicago may make more history...if somebody goes to jail over this!

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Chicago sees violent holiday weekend

About 1 p.m., an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of 28th Street and Sawyer Avenue, Chicago Police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the Hummer and fired nearly a dozen bullets at the Navigator, right under a police “blue light” camera.

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

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Jordan Means, 16, and 18-year-old Anthony Bankhead were found dead just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday in an apartment in the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue on the South Side, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy revealed they were both shot in the head.

- A 43-year-old man was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds around 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy Street, police said.

...Nicholas Ramirez, 19, of the 3900 block of South Rockwell Street, was found shot to death around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the1600 block of...

...1600 block of West Hubbard Street. Two vehicles had been involved in a chase on Ashland Avenue, police said. The...

- Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head around 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

- Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head around 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

The most recent non-fatal shooting occurred at 12:25 a.m. in the South Side Washington Heights neighborhood, when a 23-year-old man was shot in a vehicle in the 9500 block of South Loomis Street, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in good condition.

Nearly three hours earlier, a 15-year-old girl was wounded in a shooting in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. The girl was a passenger in a car in the 1700 block of North Pulaski Road about 9:40 p.m. Sunday when three males crossed the street, flashed gang signs and fired shots at the vehicle.

  • gpblight 15 Yr East Garfield Resident

    Please do more to examine records. If records are not filled in accurately, we are not getting a proper count and so and so gets TV brag rights at the expense of Chicagoans who are suffering in the slaughterhouse.

    Remember elections are coming: Think red, blue, red, blue, red, blue...until we get much needed JUSTICE.

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Chicago shootings: 9 dead, at least 35 hurt since Friday night

About 1 p.m., an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of 28th Street and Sawyer Avenue, Chicago police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the Hummer and fired nearly a dozen bullets at the Navigator, right under a police "blue light" camera.

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

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Jordan Means, 16, and 18-year-old Anthony Bankhead were found dead just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday in an apartment in the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue on the South Side, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. An autopsy revealed they were both shot in the head.

- A 43-year-old man was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds around 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy Street, police said.

...Nicholas Ramirez, 19, of the 3900 block of South Rockwell Street, was found shot to death around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the 1600 block...

...Rockwell Street, was found shot to death around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of West Hubbard Street. Two vehicles had been involved in a chase on Ashland Avenue, police said. The vehicle...

- Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head around 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

- Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head around 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

The most recent non-fatal shooting occurred at 12:25 a.m. in the South Side Washington Heights neighborhood, when a 23-year-old man was shot in a vehicle in the 9500 block of South Loomis Street, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in good condition.

Nearly three hours earlier, a 15-year-old girl was wounded in a shooting in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. The girl was a passenger in a car in the 1700 block of North Pulaski Road about 9:40 p.m. Sunday when three males crossed the street, flashed gang signs and fired shots at the vehicle.

  • gpblight 15 Yr East Garfield Resident

    Media. Please follow the lead of the Chicago Magazine and dig deeper into the verbage on dead bodies at Cook County Morgue. Relabling to change stats is false and misleading. More need to follow the ...false and misleading path.

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6 children shot Sunday night

Early Sunday afternoon, two people died from their injuries in a shooting about 1 p.m. on the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue in the West Side's Little Village neighborhood.

According to a police source, the two men who were killed were traveling in a vehicle with two other adults and two children, ages three and seven. The men were shot on Sawyer Avenue, but after the shooting someone drove them to the 2400 block of South Kedzie Avenue, the source said.

...25th Streets and a 35-year-old man was shot about an hour later at 27th Street and Kildare Avenue. In both instances, gang slogans were shouted by the attackers...

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...a car matching the Hummer's description was on fire in an alley on the 3200 block of West 37th Place, about a mile south of where the shootings occurred, but that has not been confirmed...

...About 12:20 a.m. a 23-year-old man was shot in the 9500 block of South Loomis Street in the Longwood Manor neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The man was sitting...

...and an 18-year-old man were shot while walking on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Avalon Avenue in the Avalon Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Two or three people...

...year-old passenger was shot inside a vehicle stopped at a traffic light in the 1700 block of North Pulaski Road in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Three people crossing the street flashed gang...

...m., a 35-year-old man was shot while standing on the sidewalk in the 900 block of West 19th Street in the Pilsen neighborhood on the West Side. Someone in a dark-colored SUV fired...

...men, ages 25 and 20, were shot about 3:28 p.m. Sunday on the 6800 block of South Laflin Street in the city's Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 25-year-old was...

...Two men, ages 27 and 30, were shot about 9 a.m. on the 8300 block of South Ada Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, Estrada said. Both suffered gunshot wounds to...

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One killed, teen injured in Lawndale shooting

The shooting happened at 1:01 p.m. in the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said, citing preliminary information. One man, 33, suffered a gunshot wound to the head...

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Three Dead, 16 Wounded in Citywide Shootings Saturday Night, Sunday

• A 34-year-old man was shot during a violent Little Village attack about 2:30 a.m. Sunday, police said. The victim was standing with another man in the 2700 block of South Kildare Avenue when two men walked up with baseball bats.

• About an hour earlier, a 25-year-old man was shot in his lower abdomen several blocks away, police said. The man was walking on the sidewalk in the 2400 block of South Hamlin Avenue when someone inside a dark SUV opened fire about 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

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• Two men were shot in the 8300 block of South Ada Street in Gresham Sunday morning, police said. Both men, 27 and 30, were shot in the back at 9:06 a.m. They were taken to Advocate Christ Hospital in serious condition, police said.

• Two men were shot in Altgeld Gardens about 2:40 a.m Sunday, police said. The victims were standing in a courtyard in the 1000 block of East 132nd Street when someone opened fire.

The man was standing on the sidewalk with a group of males in the 7200 block of South Perry Avenue in Greater Grand Crossing, police said. His group was arguing with another group of males, who stood across the street.

• A 16-year-old boy was shot in his upper back in South Shore about 9:30 p.m. Saturday, police said. The teen was driving a Nissan Sentra in the 7600 block of South Dorchester Avenue when someone on the sidewalk began shooting. The teen drove himself to Advocate Trinity Hospital.

• In Chicago Lawn, a 16-year-old boy was shot about 7:15 p.m. Saturday, police said. The boy was in an alley in the 5900 block of South Maplewood Avenue when someone opened fire. The teen was struck in his back and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.

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9 dead, dozens wounded in violent weekend in Chicago

Early Sunday afternoon, two people died from their injuries in a shooting about 1 p.m. on the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

According to a police source, the two men who were killed were traveling in a vehicle with two other adults and two children, ages three and seven. The men were shot on Sawyer Avenue, but after the shooting someone drove them to the 2400 block of South Kedzie Avenue, the source said.

...25th Streets and a 35-year-old man was shot about an hour later at 27th Street and Kildare Avenue. In both instances, gang slogans were shouted by the attackers...

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...a car matching the Hummer’s description was on fire in an alley on the 3200 block of West 37th Place, about a mile south of where the shootings occurred, but that has not been confirmed...

...men, ages 25 and 20, were shot about 3:28 p.m. Sunday on the 6800 block of South Laflin Street in the city’s Englewood neighborhood. The 25-year-old was shot in his shoulder...

...Two men, ages 27 and 30, were shot about 9 a.m. on the 8300 block of South Ada Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, Estrada said. Both suffered gunshot wounds to...

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Police: Weekend gun violence toll at 7 dead, 22 wounded

...m., a 34-year-old man was shot in Little Village outside a bar at 27th Street and Kildare Avenue after he was hit in the head with a tire iron, according to police and...

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For the two found shot to death Saturday in South Chicago, Chicago police were called to a home on the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue at 10:38 a.m., said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada.

Officials are not releasing the name of the 18-year-old victim who lived at the home. Shot with him was Jordan Means, 16, of the 8100 block of South Coles Avenue. They were pronounced dead at 10:50 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Darren Ray of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street was found in an alley on the 2900 block of West Flournoy Street at 9:30 a.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Darren Ray of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street was found in an alley on the 2900 block of West Flournoy Street at 9:30 a.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

...Two men, 29 and 39, were shot about 2:40 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of East 132nd Street in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood. Neither cooperated with police and would only admit to hearing...

...his face and chest after he was shot about 10 p.m. Saturday in the 7200 block of South Perry Avenue in the Park Manor neighborhood. He was taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of...

...wound to his back after he was shot about 9:30 p.m.  in the 7600 block of South Dorchester Avenue in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side, Alfaro said. He had been driving...

...7:15 p.m. a 16-year-old boy was in an alley in the 5900 block of South Maplewood Avenue in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood when he was shot, police said. The boy was in...

• A 16-year-old boy was shot at 5:24 p.m. on the 1700 block of West 85th Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The boy was shot in the right leg, stomach and back and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition, police said.

• At 2:40 p.m. a 21-year-old man was shot in the abdomen on the 6900 block of South Halsted Street in the Englewood neighborhood, police said. The man was taken in critical condition to Stroger hospital. Area South detectives are investigating.

...At 12:55 p.m. two men were shot on the 6600 block of South Maryland Avenue in the Woodlawn neighborhood, Estrada said. A 23-year-old man was shot in the...

...in the Edgewater neighborhood, Estrada said. The man was sitting in a vehicle on the 1700 block of West Rosehill Drive when someone went up to him and shot him in the stomach, police said. The...

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6 children shot Sunday night during violent holiday weekend

Early Sunday afternoon, two people died from their injuries in a shooting about 1 p.m. on the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue in the West Side's Little Village neighborhood.

According to a police source, the two men who were killed were traveling in a vehicle with two other adults and two children, ages three and seven. The men were shot on Sawyer Avenue, but after the shooting someone drove them to the 2400 block of South Kedzie Avenue, the source said.

...25th Streets and a 35-year-old man was shot about an hour later at 27th Street and Kildare Avenue. In both instances, gang slogans were shouted by the attackers...

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...a car matching the Hummer's description was on fire in an alley on the 3200 block of West 37th Place, about a mile south of where the shootings occurred, but that has not been confirmed...

• About 12:20 a.m. a 23-year-old man was shot in the 9500 block of South Loomis Street, police said. The man was sitting inside a vehicle when he was shot in the arm, according to police. He was taken in good condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

...and an 18-year-old man were shot while walking on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Avalon Avenue, police said. Two or three people stepped out of a gangway and at least one...

• About 9:40 p.m., a 15-year-old passenger was shot inside a vehicle stopped at a traffic light in the 1700 block of North Pulaski Road. Three people crossing the street flashed gang signs and at least one of them opened fire at the vehicle, police said.

• Also about 9:40 p.m., a 35-year-old man was shot while standing on the sidewalk in the 900 block of West 19th Street. Someone in a dark-colored SUV fired shots, grazing the man in the neck and striking him in the buttocks. He was in serious condition at Stroger.

...men, ages 25 and 20, were shot about 3:28 p.m. Sunday on the 6800 block of South Laflin Street in the city's Englewood neighborhood. The 25-year-old was shot in his shoulder...

...Two men, ages 27 and 30, were shot about 9 a.m. on the 8300 block of South Ada Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, Estrada said. Both suffered gunshot wounds to...

3 days ago

Police: One Dead, One Critical After South Lawndale Shooting

About 1 p.m., an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of 28th Street and Sawyer Avenue, police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the Hummer and fired nearly a dozen bullets at the Navigator.

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

3 days ago

8 Dead, 37 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

...m. Sunday, an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of 28th Street and Sawyer Avenue, Chicago Police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the...

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

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Jordan Means, 16, and Anthony Bankhead, 18, were found dead just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday in an apartment in the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue on the South Side, according to police and the medical examiner’s office. An autopsy revealed they were both shot in the head.

◆ Darren Rey, 43, of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street, was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds about 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy, police said.

◆ Darren Rey, 43, of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street, was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds about 9:30 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy, police said.

...Nicholas Ramirez, 19, of the 3900 block of South Rockwell Street, was found shot to death about 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the1600 block of...

...1600 block of West Hubbard Street. Two vehicles had been involved in a chase on Ashland Avenue, police said. The...

◆ Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head about 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

◆ Trevolus Pickett, 20, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was shot to death Friday night on the West Side in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway in South Austin. He was shot in the head about 11:15 p.m. Friday and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital at 12:05 a.m.

3 days ago

Two Dead In South Lawndale Shooting

About 1 p.m., an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of West 28th Street and South Sawyer Avenue, police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the Hummer and fired nearly a dozen bullets at the Navigator.

The Navigator drove off and was later found at the corner of 24th Street and Kedzie Avenue, police at the scene said.

3 days ago

Police: One dead, one critical after South Lawndale shooting

The shooting happened at 1:01 p.m. in the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said, citing preliminary information.

3 days ago

Chicago shootings: 6 dead, 24 hurt since Friday night

The 34-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk with another man in the 2700 block of South Kildare Avenue about 2:30 a.m., when the two were approached by two male offenders with...

...by shooting on the Southwest Side. The man was walking on the sidewalk in the 2400 block of South Hamlin Avenue about 1:30 a.m. when a dark-colored SUV drove by and someone inside...

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The two were found unresponsive at 5:08 a.m. at a residence in the 5300 block of South Austin Avenue, police said. Their names and ages were not immediately available.

About 10:38 a.m. Saturday, police discovered two teens who were shot and killed on the South Side. The bodies were found inside an apartment in the 8200 block of South Houston Avenue, police said.

Meanwhile, a 43-year-old man was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds about 9:30 a.m. in an alley in the 2900 block of West Flournoy Street, police said.

Two vehicles had been involved in a southbound chase on Ashland Avenue, police said. The vehicle driven by Nicholas Ramirez eventually hit two other vehicles in the 1600 block of West Hubbard Street before crashing into a concrete median, authorities said.

Ramirez, of the 3900 block of South Rockwell Street, was dead at the scene, the medical examiner's office said.

Earlier, a man was shot to death Friday night in Austin. The 20-year-old man was standing in a gangway in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway about 11:15 p.m. when someone shot him in the head, police said.

Trevolus Pickett, of the 8300 block of South Dorchester Avenue, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:05 a.m., authorities said.

Two men, 29 and 39, were standing in a courtyard in the 1000 block of East 132nd Street when they were shot, police said. The 29-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound...

...Side. The man was standing on the sidewalk with a group of males in the 7200 block of South Perry Avenue about 10 p.m., when they were involved in an argument with another group of...

...30 minutes earlier in the South Shore neighborhood. The boy was driving westbound in the 7600 block of South Dorchester Avenue about 9:30 p.m. when a male on the sidewalk fired shots in his...

About 7:15 p.m., a 16-year-old boy was shot in an alley in the 5900 block of South Maplewood Avenue, police said. He was shot in his back right shoulder and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in "stable" condition.

About 5:25 p.m., another 16-year-old boy was shot in the right leg, abdomen and back in the 1700 block of West 85th Street. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in serious condition, police said.

...the stomach in Englewood. The man was shot at 2:40 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Halsted Avenue, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition...

About 1 p.m. Saturday, two men were shot in the 6600 block of South Maryland Avenue in the Woodlawn neighborhood. One man, 23, suffered a gunshot wound to the back. The other, 21, was shot in the leg, police said. Both were taken in serious condition to Stroger Hospital.

About two hours earlier, a man was shot on the North Side in the Edgewater neighborhood. The 46-year-old was shot about 11:35 a.m. while sitting in a vehicle in the 1700 block of West Rosehill Drive, police said. The man was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston in critical condition.

...5:15 a.m. Saturday, a 30-year-old woman driving a minivan in the 1700 block of North Kimball Avenue was trying to elude a two-door car from which someone was firing shots at...

...a graze wound to her head before seeking refuge at the Shakespeare District police station, 2150 N. California Ave., police said...

The 22-year-old man was walking in the 2800 block of North Kostner Avenue when he was confronted by a group of males who started yelling gang slogans at him and chased him down the block, firing a bullet that grazed the man's head, police said. He declined medical attention when officers arrived.

The men, 23 and 25, were standing on a sidewalk in the 600 block of North Racine Avenue about 12:20 a.m. when a dark-colored van pulled up and someone inside...

Just before 10:30 p.m. Friday, a man was shot while sitting in a parked van in the 600 block of North Laramie Avenue.

About 15 minutes earlier, a man was shot and critically wounded in the Washington Heights neighborhood. The man, 40, was shot in the leg in the 9200 block of South May Street and taken to Christ Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

...Englewood neighborhood. The boys, both 16, were standing with a group on the corner near West 76th and South May streets when someone opened fire from across the street, police said. One boy was shot...

...year-old man was shot in the shin at 7:35 p.m. in the 2300 block of North Mango Street, police said. He was treated and later released from Presence Our Lady of the Resurrection...

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Full-Time Mariachi Programs for Five CPS Grade Schools to Debut by Fall

...April 24-25, Mariachi Heritage Foundation will hold two mariachi events at Mi Tierra restaurant, 2528 S. Kedzie Ave. The $50 ticket includes a night of performance from the Grammy-award winning Mariachi Los...

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Chicago summer 2014: Calendar of festivals and events

Cinco de Mayo Festival, May 2-4, 26th Street & Kostner (Little Village)

Festival del Taco, (NEW), May 30 - June 1, Little Village, 2600 S. Kostner (at 26th St.)

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Mayfest and Polish Fest, May 3-4, Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Ave.

Mayfest, May 16-18, Lakeview, Ashland and Barry

Randolph Street Market Festival, May 24, 25, 1350 block W. Randolph and 1340 W. Washington Street between Ada and Ogden

6 Corners BBQ Fest, June 14-15, 4000 N. Milwaukee Ave. (at Irving Park Rd./Cicero Ave. to Belle Plaine)

L.A.T.E. Ride, June 21, overnight ride starts at Buckingham Fountain (500 S Columbus Dr)

Gold Coast Art Festival, June 21, 22, Grant Park’s Butler Field at the corner of Monroe and Lake Shore Drive

Pride Fest, June 21, 22, Halsted and Waveland

World’s Largest Block Party, June 27,28, Old St. Patrick’s Church, 700 W. Adams

Chinatown Dragon Boat Races, June 28, Ping Tom Memorial Park, 300 E 18th Street

Chicago Summerfest (formerly Chicago Country Fest), June 28, 29, Clark Street and Armitage

Summer on Southport, July 12, 13, Southport and Waveland

Windy City RibFest: July 4-6, Uptown, Lawrence and Broadway

Taste of Lakeview, July 5, 6, Lincoln at Belmont

Irish American Heritage Festival: July 11-13, Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox

Roscoe Village Burger Fest, July 12,13, Belmont and Damen

Taste of River North: July 18-20, River North, Kingsbury and Erie Street

Sheffield Garden Walk & Festival: July 19,-20, Lincoln Park, Sheffield and Webster

North Dearborn Street Garden Walk, July 20, starts Latin School, 45 W. North

Wicker Park Fest, July 26 – 27, Milwaukee and North

Edge Fest: August 2, 3, Edgewater, 5900 N. Broadway at Thorndale Ave.

Wrigleyville Summerfest, August 2, 3, School Street and Seminary Avenue

Taste of Latin America, August 2 – 3, 3600 to 3828 W Armitage

Northalsted Market Days, August 9, 10, Halsted Street and Belmont Avenue

Retro on Roscoe, August 9, 10, Damen Avenue and Roscoe Street

Albany Park World Fest (New) August 16 – 17, Lawrence & Kimball

Taste of Greektown, August 23 – 24, 400 S. Halsted St. at Van Buren

Chicago New Orleans Fest (NEW) August 23 – 24, Sheffield and Wellington

Crush in Old Town (previously Wells Street Fall Festival), September 13 - 14, Wells and North

Oktoberfest Chicago, September 26-28, Southport and Lincoln Avenue (a complete list  of Oktoberfest happenings will appear in a separate post in early September).

Apr 09

12 kids allegedly served alcohol at Little Village pizza party

...allegedly accidentally given alcohol by a server at a Home Run Inn Pizza in the 4200 block of West 31st Street, police said. They were part of "a big party" at the restaurant, witnesses said...

Apr 09

Children accidentally served alcohol at Little Village restaurant

...condition after they were accidentally given alcohol by a server at a restaurant in the 4200 block of West 31st Street, according to a police source.The exact number of children treated was not immediately known...

Apr 09

Kids Accidentally Served Alcohol in West Side Restaurant, Officials Say

The incident happened in a restaurant in the 4200 block of West 31st Street shortly before 10 p.m., said Officer Hector Alfaro, a police spokesman.

Apr 09

Ten kids hospitalized after served alcohol at Little Village restaurant

It happened just before 10 p.m. Tuesday, at a “Home Run Inn” restaurant in the 4200 block of West 31st Street.

Apr 09

Kids Served Booze in Restaurant

Some of the children were taken from the restaurant, on the 4200 block of West 31st Street, and transported to a hospital. A few of the children were sick with stomach aches and vomiting, she said.

Apr 09

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Apr 05

Police Sergeant Shot At In Little Village

The sergeant was sitting in an unmarked squad car parked near the intersection of West 26th Street and South St. Louis Avenue about 1:50 a.m. when someone fired a shot into the car through the rear window, according to police News Affairs Officer Janel Sedevic.

Apr 05

Police Sergeant Shot at in Little Village

The Area Central detective sergeant was sitting in an unmarked squad car just before 2 a.m. at 26 Street and St. Louis Avenue when someone fired at the vehicle, according to authorities.

Police searched nearby rooftops between 26th Street and Drake and Homan Avenues, but said no one was in custody Saturday morning.

Apr 04

Man set for trial in 2012 murder now charged in 2010 killing

Two years after Alvarado was killed, Padin, of the 2600 block of West Luther Street, was charged in the 2012 murder.

Apr 04

Things to do in Chicago

Kopa Kavana 3018 W. 26th St. 773-247-9400

This article has 7 other Chicago locations (Show)

Table, Donkey and Stick 2728 W. Armitage Ave. 773-486-8525

Sheffield's 3258 N. Sheffield Ave. 773-281-4989

Azzurra 1467 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-278-5959

A.J. Hudson's Public House 3801 N. Ashland Ave. 312-725-8852

Roots Handmade Pizza 1924 W. Chicago Ave. 773-645-4949

Spybar 646 N. Franklin St. 312-337-2191

The SoFo Tap 4923 N. Clark St. 773-784-7636

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