5 hours ago

NU Professor Charged In Murder-Sex-Suicide Fantasy Case 'Hopeful': Attorney

Lathem, 43, has been in Cook County Jail, 2700 S. California Ave., since Sunday, when he and Warren, 56, were denied bail during a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

Lathem, 43, has been in Cook County Jail, 2700 S. California Ave., since Sunday, when he and Warren, 56, were denied bail during a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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At the library on July 27, Lathem called his doorman anonymously to report a crime in his 10th floor apartment at the Grand Plaza, 540 N. State St. Police found Cornell-Duranleau about 8:30 p.m. dead, laying in his underwear on the floor. Officers also found several knives and a broken lamp.

    NU Professor Charged In Murder-Sex-Suicide Fantasy Case 'Hopeful': Attorney
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - An attorney for the Northwestern University professor accused of killing his boyfriend in a murder-sex-suicide fantasy told reporters Monday he plans to conduct his own investigation into the high-profile case. "We will have facts which differ from those proffered at the bond hearing," defense attorney Adam Sheppard said following a routine status hearing for his client, 43-year-old Wyndham Lathem.
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6 hours ago

Inmate Dies After Collapsing At Cook County Jail

Lopez House collapsed in a housing unit at the jail in the 2700 block of South California about 8:45 p.m., according to Illinois State Police, the Cook County sheriff’s office and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

    Inmate Dies After Collapsing At Cook County Jail
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A 47-year-old inmate died Sunday night after collapsing at the Cook County Jail. Lopez House collapsed in a housing unit at the jail in the 2700 block of South California about 8:45 p.m., according to Illinois State Police, the Cook County sheriff's office and the Cook County medical examiner's office.
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9 hours ago

Man killed in Little Village hit-and-run

...in the city’s Little Village neighborhood. The incident happened around 7 p.m. near 27th and Komensky. The man was in the bed of a pickup truck when it hit a fence...

22 hours ago

Man Killed After Being Ejected From Truck in Little Village

The accident occurred in the 2700 block of S. Komensky at approximately 6:55 p.m. Sunday evening. A blue pickup truck was driving northbound through an alley when it collided with a Chevy Trailblazer, according to Chicago police.

    Man Killed After Being Ejected From Truck in Little Village
    A man is dead after he was ejected from the bed of a pickup truck in an accident in the city's Little Village neighborhood. The accident occurred in the 2700 block of S. Komensky at approximately 6:55 p.m. Sunday evening.
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22 hours ago

Fatal crash leaves one man dead in Little Village

The crash happened near the 4000 block of West 28th Street just before 7 p.m., according to Chicago Police.

    Fatal crash leaves one man dead in Little Village
    Authorities Sunday were investigating a fatal crash that left one man dead in the city's Little Village neighborhood.
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29 hours ago

Alderman Cardenas Joined Network 7 Back to Sc...

...students, faculty and parents for the Network 7 Back to school bash at their campus, 2850 W. 24th Blvd. He has been and continues to be a leader in education funding for the Little...

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    Alderman Cardenas Joined Network 7 Back to School Bash On August, 17th, 2017 Alderman Cardenas joined the Saucedo and Tepochalli students, faculty and parents for the Network 7 Back to school bash...
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46 hours ago

Northwestern Professor Wanted In High-Rise Murder Returns To Chicago

Lathem and Warren surrendered to authorities in Oakland, Calif., on Aug. 4. The pair, who are wanted in Chicago on first-degree murder warrants, waived extradition and are expected to appear in bond court at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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Cornell-Duranleau was found stabbed to death about 8:30 p.m. July 7 in Lathem's apartment at the Grand Plaza, 540 N. State St. Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi called the murder "very graphic."

    Northwestern Professor Wanted In High-Rise Murder Returns To Chicago
    CHICAGO - The fired Northwestern University professor and Oxford University employee wanted in a bloody River North slaying have returned to Chicago following a nationwide manhunt. Wyndham Lathem, 43, and Andrew Warren, 56, made international headlines earlier this month when they fled Chicago following the grisly stabbing of 26-year-old hairstylist Trenton H.
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2 days ago

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo to the a...

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    Lost Dogs Illinois
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2 days ago

Man Killed Dice Rival Who Pistol-Whipped Him During Game, Prosecutors Say

Ray pistol-whipped Mustapha before friends broke up the fight and Mustapha left the area, Assistant State's Attorney Jamie Santini said Friday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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According to prosecutors, Mustapha and victim Jeremy Ray, 27, were playing dice with several other people in the 8900 block of South Brandon Avenue on June 10, 2016, when the pair got into an argument.

    Man Killed Dice Rival Who Pistol-Whipped Him During Game, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A man who was pistol-whipped during a 2016 dice game got his revenge by killing his attacker, shooting him 15 times before fleeing the city, prosecutors said Friday. But police caught up with him this month, prosecutors said.
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3 days ago

Updated 2 days ago

City shootings on CTA train, Dan Ryan and playground: 1 killed, 10 wounded

...the West Side about 9:15 p.m., police said. He was walking in the 2300 block of South Rockwell Street when he heard gunfire and realized he was hit. He was taken to Mount Sinai...

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A police officer inspects bullet holes on playground apparatus in the Dearborn Homes housing development in the 2700 block of South State Street in Chicago on Aug. 18, 2017.

...about 12:45 a.m. Friday, police said. He was on the sidewalk in the 6800 block of South Jeffery Boulevard when two men came up to him, and one fired shots. He was taken to...

...25 a.m. Friday, police said. The man was walking down the street i the 3900 block of West Thomas Street when someone in a passing dark-colored vehicle opened the car door and starting shooting...

...East Chatham neighborhood about 10:30 p.m., police said. Officers found him in the 7900 block of South Drexel Avenue after responding to a call of a person shot. The man was taken to University...

...West Side, police said. They were wounded in a possible drive-by shooting in the 4800 block of West Ferdinand Street, but further information was not immediately known. A 29-year-old was shot in the...

    City shootings on CTA train, Dan Ryan and playground: 1 killed, 10 wounded
    A man was killed and 10 others were injured in shootings over eight hours from Thursday night to Friday morning in Chicago, including attacks on a CTA train, a playground and the Dan Ryan Expressway. In the homicide, a 24-year-old man was shot twice in the chest in the Jackson Park Highlands neighborhood on the South Side about 12:45 a.m.
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  • RAKARWOWSKI RETIRED CITY WORKER, CLEANING UP HUMBOLDT PARK

    Chicago becoming a free fire zone! Thanks kool-aide drinking dems and the ACLU, the two of you are making Chicago a NO MANS LAND! You are doing wonders fighting for criminals rights at the expense of law abiding citizens. Very sad indeed.

3 days ago

Person Shot Near Cook County Courthouse

According to police, a 26-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man were in their vehicle around 11 a.m. at 31st and Rockwell streets when someone in another vehicle opened fire at them.

    Person Shot Near Cook County Courthouse
    A man was shot in broad daylight on Chicago's South Side Friday morning and driven to the nearby Cook County courthouse for help, authorities said. According to police, a 26-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man were in their vehicle around 11 a.m. at 31st and Rockwell streets when someone in another vehicle opened fire at them.
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3 days ago

SUV pulls up to Cook County criminal courthouse with wounded man inside

A woman stopped the SUV at the entrance of the courthouse at 26th Street and California Avenue around 11:15 a.m. and asked for help, according to fire officials and witnesses.

    SUV pulls up to Cook County criminal courthouse with wounded man inside
    A person was found shot in an SUV outside the Cook Coounty criminal courthouse late Friday morning, officials said.
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3 days ago

Man found shot in SUV outside Cook County criminal courthouse

2584-2599 S. California Ave.

    Man found shot in SUV outside Cook County criminal courthouse
    CHICAGO -- A man was found shot and seriously wounded in an SUV outside the Cook County criminal courthouse, the Chicago Tribune reports. Paramedics were called to the scene at 26th and California at about 11:15 a.m. The man, believed to be in his 30s, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.
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4 days ago

Swastika Hate-Crime Vandal Must Enroll In Anti-White Supremacy Rehab

Bryne during a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave., in February said Wright works as a certified public accountant and has a master's degree in accounting. His family lives in Oak Brook.

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That's in addition to the $4,500 Cook County Judge Vincent Gaughan ordered Wright to pay the Chicago Loop Synagogue at 16 S. Clark St.

Police arrested Wright earlier this year near his Pilsen home in the 2000 block of South Loomis Street after a tipster recognized him in the synagogue's surveillance footage.

    Swastika Hate-Crime Vandal Must Enroll In Anti-White Supremacy Program
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - The man who defaced a Downtown synagogue with swastika stickers in February has been sentenced to mental health treatment and 200 hours of community service. Stuart Wright, 32, will also be required to enroll in a one-year rehabilitation program at Life After Hate, a Near West Side nonprofit devoted to combating violent extreme-right movements.
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4 days ago

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo to the a...

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    Lost Dogs Illinois
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4 days ago

PAWS Chicago in urgent need of foster families

...they are in desperate need of foster families. They say their medical center, located at 3516 W. 26th Street, is at capacity and running out of space, which prevents them from saving their...

3500-3529 W. 26th St.

    PAWS Chicago in urgent need of foster families
    CHICAGO -- The animal shelter PAWS Chicago says they are in desperate need of foster families. They say their medical center, located at 3516 W. 26th Street, is at capacity and running out of space, which prevents them from saving their usual volume of animals from high kill shelters.
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4 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday

...neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 2400 block of South Sacramento and found 19-year-old Victor Davila in an alley with a gunshot wound to...

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...on the Far South Side. The 16-year-old boy was playing basketball in the 9700 block of South Yates when a car with two males inside pulled up, one of whom jumped out and...

...attack about the same time, officers responding to reports of a person shot in the 1000 block of North Parkside found a man being treated by medical personnel, police said. The man, thought to be...

...shooting on the Southwest Side. She had just gotten out of a vehicle in the 3800 block of South Spaulding when a male walked up to the group she was with and fired shots, police...

A 29-year-old man was shot in the leg about 8:15 p.m. while he was walking in the 1900 block of West Webster in the Bucktown neighborhood on the North Side, police said. He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

...wounded in a shooting in the West Side Homan Square neighborhood. They were in the 700 block of South St. Louis when they heard shots and felt pain, police said. The boy showed up at Mount...

...He told investigators he was walking on the street about 2 p.m. in the 3100 block of West Madison when two males fired shots at him, police said. The man showed up at Mount...

...South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. A 19-year-old man was standing outside in the 7200 block of South Paulina when a male walked up and fired shots, police said. He was shot in the...

    2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A 16-year-old boy was among two people killed and eight others wounded in shootings in about 13 hours Wednesday across Chicago. The day's latest fatal shooting happened at 4:34 p.m. in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood on the Far South Side.
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5 days ago

At scene of a shooting, mother thanks God her son is in jail: 'They can’t get to him there'

Pat Razo watches police investigate the scene where a 19-year-old male was fatally shot near 25th and Whipple streets in the Little Village neighborhood Aug. 16, 2017.

    At scene of a shooting, mother thanks God her son is in jail: 'They can't get to him there'
    Mourners gathered in groups of six or eight, leaning on cars and light posts early Wednesday morning near a Little Village grocer on 25th Street known for tripas tacos and Santa Muerte candles and posters. Victor Davila died here in an alley between Whipple Street and Sacramento Avenue.
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5 days ago

Man, 19, found shot to death in alley in Little Village

Officers answering a call of shots fired discovered the teen in the 2400 block of South Sacramento Avenue around 8:30 a.m., police said.

    Man, 19, found shot to death in alley in Little Village
    A 19-year-old man was found shot and killed in an alley in Little Village Wednesday morning, according to police.
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5 days ago

Authorities seeking relatives of man found dead on Southwest Side in July

Cornejo-Rivas was found in the 2700 block of South Komensky Avenue in Little Village by a person who said his friend was dead, police said at the time.

    Authorities seeking relatives of man found dead on Southwest Side in July
    The Cook County medical examiner's office is looking for family or friends of a man who was found dead in July inside an abandoned Southwest Side building
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Aug 14

Updated 6 days ago

4 Accused Of Damaging Trump Tower With 'Resist' Banner Plead Not Guilty

The foursome will next appear in court Sep. 22 for a status hearing before Judge Carol M. Howard at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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According to police, Alpert, Jennings, Khoury and Blevons were among six people who helped raise a "Resist" banner at Trump Tower, 401 N. Wabash Ave. about 2 p.m. July 7.

Two other people — Jessica Bryant, 31, and Shirley Sexton, 54, of the 4900 block of North Western Avenue — were charged with misdemeanor reckless conduct following the July 7 incident. Each woman is slated to appear in court in coming weeks, court records show.

    4 Accused Of Damaging Trump Tower With 'Resist' Banner Plead Not Guilty
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - Four people arrested last month for hanging a "Resist" banner on Trump Tower have pleaded not guilty to felony charges.
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Aug 07

Updated Aug 13

Armed Man Chased Mailman Around Mail Truck With Gun, Prosecutors Say

"This is a gun out there on the streets of Chicago with everything else going on in this city," Cook County Judge Maria Kuriakos Ciesil said during a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave., before setting bail at $50,000.

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It all started about 10 a.m. Thursday when Stephen Casica, 43, believed he saw a United States Postal Service truck roll through a stop sign near his home at Damen and Arthur avenues, Assistant State's Attorney Lorraine Scaduto said during a bond hearing.

Casica and his dog followed the truck to the 6600 block of North Damen Avenue, where Casica confronted the 32-year-old driver — who, at this point, was outside with a mail cart, prosecutors said.

A witness pointed police to the 2000 block of West Arthur Avenue, where Casica walked toward officers with his hands up and said, "I was the one who did it," according to an arrest report.

    Armed Man Chased Mailman Around Mail Truck With Gun, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - An armed man chased a mailman around a mail truck in West Ridge last week following a traffic incident, prosecutors said. It all started about 10 a.m.
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Aug 13

At Least 11 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

A 52-year-old man was shot in the leg on the 2500 block of S. Troy. The shooting, which took place just before 4 p.m., occurred while the man was sitting on the side of a residence. A man approached and fired a shot, which grazed the man. He was transported to Mt. Sinai in good condition.

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The boy got into a verbal argument with another person in the 1900 block of N. Spaulding at approximately 4 p.m. Friday afternoon. He was shot in the arm, back, and chest, and was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition, according to police. 

A man was walking in the 7100 block of S. Ellis at approximately 2:18 p.m. when he heard gunshots. The 49-year-old was struck in the leg, and was taken to South Shore Hospital in stable condition.

A 22-year-old man was shot in the head and right shoulder at 10:30 p.m. in the 7900 block of S. Springfield. The man was taken to Christ Hospital in serious condition. He was sitting in a car when a silver Lexus pulled up and one of the occupants opened fire. No one is in custody.

A 36-year-old man was shot in the right leg while standing outside in the 3300 block of W. Flournoy. The shooting occurred at 11:35 p.m. when a man in a car fired shots at the 36-year-old. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

On the 300 block of N. Lorel, a 24-year-old man was shot in the leg at approximately 2:16 a.m. He was taken to West Suburban Hospital in good condition.

An 18-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 200 block of S. Kildare when he was shot in the leg. A white Chevy Malibu pulled up at approximately 2:18 a.m., and a man exited the vehicle and fired shots at the victim. The teenager was taken to Mt. Sinai in fair condition.

A 23-year-old man was sitting in a car in the 6400 block of S. Hoyne at approximately 6:09 a.m. when a silver sedan pulled up alongside the car...

An 18-year-old man was shot in the wrist in the 8000 block of S. Crandon at approximately 11:17 a.m. Police said that the victim’s story has been inconsistent, and the gunshot wound may have been self-inflicted. He was taken to South Shore Hospital in stable condition.

At 6:39 p.m., a 52 year old man got into a verbal altercation with another person, and was shot in the leg. The shooting, which occurred in the 5500 block of S. Bishop, left the man in stable condition at Stroger Hospital.

A 33-year-old woman suffered a graze wound to her ear when she was shot in the 6200 block of S. King. She refused medical attention after the shooting, which took place at approximately 8:23 p.m. 

    At Least 11 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings
    Shootings in Chicago over the weekend have wounded at least 11 people, including a 17-year-old boy. The boy got into a verbal argument with another person in the 1900 block of N. Spaulding at approximately 4 p.m. Friday afternoon. He was shot in the arm, back, and chest, and was taken to Mt.
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Aug 12

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo to the a...

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Aug 11

Jason Van Dyke To Appear In Court Friday

Before the hearing, protesters lined up outside the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave., demanding justice for McDonald. 

    Jason Van Dyke To Appear In Court Friday
    CHICAGO - Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke is slated to appear in court Friday. During a routine status hearing last month, Van Dyke's defense attorney Daniel Herbert informed Cook County Judge Vincent Gaughan that he plans to file a change-of-venue motion in coming months.
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Aug 11

The Resurrection Project launches youth-led #IncreaseThePeace Summer Campaign

FRIDAY, JULY 14, 2017, 5:00PM-5:00AM, NEW LIFE CHURCH, 4106 W 28TH ST

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...July 7th in the Back of the Yards neighborhood outside of St. Joseph Church at 4821 S. Hermitage starting with a peace march followed by a series of planned activities organized to engage...

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2017, 4:00PM-8:00PM, HAMILTON PARK, 513 W 72ND ST

© 2013 – 2017 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    The Resurrection Project launches youth-led #IncreaseThePeace Summer Campaign - The Resurrection Project
    Share this:CHICAGO, IL - July 5, 2017 - The Resurrection Project (TRP) announced details today for its seven week summer campaign #IncreaseThePeace, a youth-led violence prevention initiative dedicated to creating and promoting a culture of nonviolence in our communities. Following an Independence Day weekend in which at least 14 people were killed and 101 were ...
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Aug 11

The Resurrection Project lanza liberado por jóvenes #IncreaseThePeace campaña de verano

FRIDAY, JULY 14, 2017, 5:00PM-5:00AM, NEW LIFE CHURCH, 4106 W 28TH ST

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...el Barrio de las Empacadoras, en las afueras de la iglesia St. Joseph, en el 4821 S. Hermitage, comenzando con una marcha por la paz seguida de una serie de actividades planeadas para...

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2017, 4:00PM-8:00PM, HAMILTON PARK, 513 W 72ND ST

© 2013 – 2017 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    The Resurrection Project lanza liberado por jóvenes #IncreaseThePeace campaña de verano - The Resurrection Project
    Share this:Chicago, IL - 5 de julio de 2017 - El Proyecto Resurrección (TRP) anunció hoy detalles de su campaña de siete semanas de verano #IncreaseThePeace, una iniciativa de prevención de la violencia liderada por jóvenes dedicada a crear y promover una cultura de la no-violencia en nuestras comunidades.
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Aug 11

Peeping Tom Burglar Illegally Photographed Nude Neighbor, Prosecutors Say

About a year later, the woman noticed a hole in her bathroom ceiling right above her shower, Assistant State's Attorney Jamie Santini said during a bond hearing Thursday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

    Peeping Tom Burglar Illegally Photographed Nude Neighbor, Prosecutors Say
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A Chatham man is accused of taking nude photos of his downstairs neighbor through a hole in her bathroom ceiling during a two-year scheme that involved multiple break-ins and extortion.
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Aug 09

2 Injured When Car Crashes Into Pink Line Station On Southwest Side

About 2:30 p.m., the car crashed into the front entrance of the Pink Line Central Park station at 1915 S. Central Park Ave., according to the CTA.

    2 Injured When Car Crashes Into Pink Line Station On Southwest Side
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two people were taken to a hospital Wednesday afternoon after a car crashed into a CTA Pink Line station in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. About 2:30 p.m., the car crashed into the front entrance of the Pink Line Central Park station at 1915 S.
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Aug 08

Jail Play Area Opens For Kids Waiting For Parents To Bond Out

The "Bright Space," as its called, opened quietly last week inside Division 5, the jail's administrative hub at 2700 S. California Ave. That's where bond is collected — and relatives or friends sometimes wait hours for loved ones to be released.

    Jail Play Area Opens For Kids Waiting For Parents To Bond Out
    COOK COUNTY JAIL - Kids waiting for loved ones to bond out of Cook County Jail now have access to books, toys and iPads inside their own colorful waiting area. The "Bright Space," as its called, opened quietly last week inside Division 5, the jail's administrative hub at 2700 S.
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Aug 08

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Aug 06

Pilsen, Little Village Shootings Kill 14-Year-Old And Wound 4 Others

• At 10:15 p.m., a 14-year-old boy, 15-year-old boy and 39-year-old man were standing in a gangway in the 2500 block of South Spaulding Avenue when the man got into an argument with another person, police said. The person took out a gun and fired shots.

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• At 2:35 a.m. Sunday, a 14-year-old boy was on a porch with two other people in the 1700 block of South Newberry Avenue when several people in a passing car yelled gang slogans and fired shots, police said.

• At 5 a.m. Sunday, a 19-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 800 block of West 19th Street when someone in a passing red car fired shots at him, police said.

    Pilsen, Little Village Shootings Kill 14-Year-Old And Wound 4 Others
    CHICAGO - Shootings in Pilsen and Little Village have killed a 14-year-old boy and wounded four people since Saturday night, police said. * At 2:35 a.m. Sunday, a 14-year-old boy was on a porch with two other people in the 1700 block of South Newberry Avenue when several people in a passing car yelled gang slogans and fired shots, police said.
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Aug 04

Innocent Driver Hurt In Eisenhower Expy. Chase Could Lose Her Unborn Baby

Kuriakos Ciesil said she spoke with detectives earlier in the week while making a finding of probable cause to proceed with a bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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According to police and prosecutors, officers first tried to pull over Coleman about 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 4200 block of West Monroe Street in Garfield Park after they noticed a juvenile wanted for a recent carjacking get into Coleman's 1998 Cadillac.

Coleman is accused of running a red light near Madison Street and Pulaski Road — where he struck two eastbound cars stopped for the light before being slammed into by a third vehicle heading northbound.

At that point, prosecutors said, Coleman got out of his Cadillac and ran away. He was arrested about a half hour later in the 1800 block of West Harrison Street, according to an arrest report.

Coleman, of the 1000 block of North Kedvale Avenue, is now charged with aggravated fleeing causing bodily injury, leaving the scene of an accident and resisting arrest. He was also ticketed for running a red light, driving without insurance, driving without a seatbelt and negligent driving.

    Innocent Driver Hurt In Eisenhower Expy. Chase Could Lose Her Unborn Baby
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A Humboldt Park man has been charged in the police chase that injured three people and caused massive delays on the Eisenhower Expy. Tuesday. Christian "Lil Chris" Coleman, 25, was denied bail Thursday after Cook County Judge Maria Kuriakos Ciesil revealed in court that one of the injured victims, a woman who was 12 weeks pregnant, might lose her baby.
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Aug 03

Man Demands Sex From Woman In Break-In, Steals Tampons: Charges

The woman screamed "no" and demanded Cuyugan leave before reaching for her phone to call 911, Assistant State's Attorney Joseph Carlson said during a bond hearing Thursday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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Cuyugan bolted out of the apartment's back door and ran away through an alley in the 4600 block of North Kildare Avenue, prosecutors said.

    Man Demands Sex From Woman In Break-In, Steals Tampons: Charges
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A 33-year-old man is accused of repeatedly demanding sex from a stranger after breaking into her Northwest Side apartment and stealing tampons, cherries and credit cards. The 28-year-old victim was awoken about 1:30 a.m.
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Aug 01

2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

...men, ages 20 and 21, were walking east about 9:40 p.m. in the 3100 block of West Cermak when a shooter opened fire from a passing blue SUV, police said. The older man...

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...walked out of his home shortly after noon and got into his car in the 7200 block of South Artesian when an SUV pulled up next to him, and someone got out and fired at...

...Northwest Side. He was standing near a porch about 12:20 a.m. in the 2400 block of North Meade when another male fired shots from across the street, authorities said. Flores, who lived in...

...The 27-year-old was exiting a vehicle about 10:45 p.m. in the 6700 block of South East End when two males walked up and opened fire, striking her in the left leg, police...

...on the porch in front of a house about 5:08 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Justine when a white van pulled up and someone inside fired shots, police said. The older...

...males wearing red bandanas approached a 38-year-old man in the alley in the 1200 block of South Kedvale in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side and one of the males shot...

...was walking through the gangway of a home about 4:30 a.m. in the 2000 block of North Laporte when a male walked up, pulled out a gun and fired in his direction before...

    2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The most recent deaths were the latest of 378 people fatally shot in the city this year, according to data maintained by the Chicago Sun-Times.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jul 31

Man Spits On Cook County Judge During Bond Hearing, Now Faces A Felony

According to prosecutors, Christian Brown first appeared before Judge Peggy Chiampas on June 24 during a routine bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

    Man Spits On Cook County Judge During Bond Hearing, Now Faces A Felony
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A 24-year-old man who spit on a Cook County judge during a hearing on a minor offense now is facing a major charge - felony aggravated battery to a judge. According to prosecutors, Christian Brown first appeared before Judge Peggy Chiampas on June 24 during a routine bond hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S.
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Jul 27

Found this beauty near 26th & Pulaski. Any le...

Found this beauty near 26th & Pulaski. Any leads to the owner will be greatly appreciated. WILL NOT BE HANDED OVER WITHOUT PROOF OF OWNERSHIP.


Jul 26

U. of C. announces the launch of supportive release center at Cook County Jail

The University of Chicago (U. of C.), on Wednesday, announced the launch of the Supportive Release Center (SRC), an initiative that will provide short-term, critical services to people upon their release from Cook County Jail, 2700 S. California Ave.

    U. of C. announces the launch of supportive release center at Cook County Jail - hpherald.com
    By TONIA HILL Staff Writer The University of Chicago (U. of C.), on Wednesday, announced the launch of the Supportive Release Center (SRC), an initiative that will provide short-term, critical services to people upon their release from Cook County Jail, 2700 S. California Ave. The S
    http://hpherald.com

Jul 26

McDonald's Dishes Out Free Swag With Delivery Orders

4334 WEST 26TH STREET, CHICAGO, IL, 60623

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2425 E 79TH ST, CHICAGO, IL, 60649

    McDonald's Dishes Out Free Swag With Delivery Orders
    McDonald's is dishing out free swag to customers who order their food delivered Wednesday. Celebrating its new partnership with Uber Eats, the world's largest hamburger chain said it will hand out free sweatshirts, sweatpants, pillowcases, sandals and more to those who order "McDelivery."
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

Jul 26

Encontré este perrito en el parque de la escu...

Encontré este perrito en el parque de la escuela Gary cerca de la 31 sobre la Lawndale. ¿Alguien lo reconoce y sepa quién es el dueño? I found this dog wandering around on a leash & no tags at the Gary School park along Lawndale just north of 31st. Does anyone recognize him & know who the owner is?


Jul 25

Van Driver Killed Carlos Hernandez, 45, in Little Village Last Saturday

Around 11:30 p.m. Hernandez was crossing the street on the 3900 block of West 28th, according to police. Motorist Soriano Marco, 49, struck the pedestrian, as well as two parked vehicles.

Marco, of the 2700 block of South Keeler Avenue, was cited for driving without a license, negligence, and failure to yield to a pedestrian in the roadway, police said.

    Van Driver Killed Carlos Hernandez, 45, in Little Village Last Saturday
    The driver of a cargo van fatally struck 45-year-old pedestrian Carlos Hernandez on Saturday night in Little Village. Around 11:30 p.m. Hernandez was crossing the street on the 3900 block of West 28th, according to police. Motorist Soriano Marco, 49, struck the pedestrian, as well as two parked vehicles.
    http://chi.streetsblog.org

Jul 25

3rd Man Charged With Shooting Officer After Robbery, Police Say

Grant and the accomplice soon pointed guns at the four sales-floor employees and forced them into the back of the building, Assistant State's Attorney Jennifer Bagby said Monday at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave.

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According to prosecutors, Grant and an accomplice, who went unnamed on Monday, entered a T-Mobile store at 4309 S. Ashland Ave. about 1:25 p.m. Friday. Four employees and one customer were on the sales floor, prosecutors said, while a fifth employee ate lunch in the back.

Grant was arrested at 1:37 p.m. in the 4300 block of South Marshfield Avenue, court records show. He was identified by multiple witnesses and later admitted to his involvement...

Grant, of the 1600 block of West 61st Street, has no prior criminal history. According to his public defender, Grant is married and previously worked for Goodwill and Clorox.

Harrington, of the 300 block of East 69th Street, is currently on probation for a 2017 domestic-battery conviction in Lake County. He was previously convicted of possession of a stolen motor vehicle, robbery and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

    3rd Man Charged With Shooting Officer After Robbery, Police Say
    CHICAGO - A third man has been charged with shooting a Chicago Police officer and robbing a store in Back of the Yards on Friday, police said. The shooting left an officer wounded, but she was recovering, police said.
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Jul 24

Police: Man Found Dead In Little Village Suffered Trauma

About 1:50 a.m., a friend found the 54-year-old man dead in an abandoned building in the 2700 block of South Komensky, according to Chicago Police.

    Police: Man Found Dead In Little Village Suffered Trauma
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Area Central detectives are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was found dead early Monday in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood. About 1:50 a.m., a friend found the 54-year-old man dead in an abandoned building in the 2700 block of South Komensky, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jul 23

Little Village Car Crash Kills Man, 45, Trying To Cross Street, Police Say

At 11:28 p.m., the man was in the 3900 block of West 28th Street when he tried to walk across the road from between two cars, police said. A cargo van hit the man.

The driver of the van, 49-year-old Soriano Marco, of the 2700 block of South Keeler, was cited for not having a valid driver's license, negligent driving and failing to yield to a pedestrian, police said. He was scheduled to appear in traffic court on Aug. 14.

    Little Village Car Crash Kills Man, 45, Trying To Cross Street, Police Say
    CHICAGO - A 45-year-old man was hit by a van and killed while trying to cross the street in Little Village on Saturday night, police said. At 11:28 p.m., the man was in the 3900 block of West 28th Street when he tried to walk across the road from between two cars, police said.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Jul 20

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo to the a...

Is This Your Lost Dog? #Chicago #IL #LittleVillage #SouthLawndale (26th & Kedzie) Male Boxer - Mix. White. Email Sbien8@gmail.com to identify. This dog is not for...


Jul 19

Jason Van Dyke's Attorney Wants To Move Trial Away From Cook County

During a routine status hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave., defense attorney Daniel Hebert told a judge he plans to file a change-of-venue motion in coming months.

    Jason Van Dyke's Attorney Wants To Move Trial Away From Cook County
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - An attorney for Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke said Wednesday he wants to move the high-profile trial out of Cook County. During a routine status hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave., defense attorney Daniel Hebert told a judge he plans to file a change-of-venue motion in coming months.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Jul 17

Updated Jul 19

Chicago-Area School Supply Donation Locations Near You

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Little Village Club 2801 S. Ridgeway Ave Chicago, IL 60623 Monday - Friday 10am -2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - True Value Club 2950 W 25th Street Chicago, IL 60623 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

T-Mobile 3352 W 26TH St. Chicago, IL

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NBC Tower 454 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601 Monday - Friday 8am to 5:30pm

Nicholson STEM Academy 6006 S Peoria St Chicago, IL 60621

Prospectives Charter School - Rodney D. Joslin Campus 1930 S Archer Chicago, IL 60616

Xfinity Store 901 W. Weed St. Chicago, IL 60642 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 1255 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL 60642 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 3128 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60657 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 701 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County – Valaparaiso Club 354 West Jefferson St. Valaparaiso, IN 46383 Mon – Fri 6:30am – 6:30pm

Boys & Girls Club of Lake County 1801 Sheridan Rd. Ste 202 North Chicago, IL 60064 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Union League Boys & Girls Clubs - Club One 2157 W 19th Street Chicago, IL 60608 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Union League Boys & Girls Clubs – Barreto 1214 N Washtenaw Ave. Chicago, IL 60622 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

James R. Jordan Boys & Girls Club and Chicago Bulls Family Life Center 2102 W. Monroe St Chicago IL, 60612 Monday - Friday 10:00am – 2:00pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Kidz Express Club 5221 W. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60644 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Logan Square Club 3228 W. Palmer St. Chicago IL, 60647 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Pederson-McCormick Club 4835 N. Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60640 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Louis L. Valentine Club 3400 S Emerald Ave. Chicago, IL 60616 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at Orville T. Bright Elementary School 10740 S. Calhoun Ave. Chicago, IL 60617 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at Brunson Math & Science Specialty Elementary 932 N. Central Ave. Chicago, IL 60651 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Carter Club at Coppin AME Church 5627 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago IL, 60637 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Cook Club at John W. Cook Elementary School 8150 S. Bishop St. Chicago, IL 60620 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Green Club at Wendell Green Elementary School 1150 W. 96th Street Chicago IL, 60643 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Hay Club at John Hay Elementary Community Academy 1018 N. Laramie Ave. Chicago, IL 60651 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Logandale Club at Logandale Middle School 3212 W. George St. Chicago, IL 60618 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at North Lawndale College Prepatory High School 1615 S. Christiana Ave. Chicago, IL 60623 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Chicago Union Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Canal St. and Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60661 NA

LaSalle Street Metra Station (July 25-27 only) 414 S. LaSalle St. Chicago, IL 60605 NA

Millennium Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Michigan Ave. and Randolph Chicago, IL NA

Van Buren Street Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Michigan Ave. and Van Buren St. Chicago,IL NA

Ogilvie Transportation Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Madison St. and Canal St. Chicago, IL NA

Metra Headquarters (July 25-27 only) 547 W. Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL NA

T-Mobile 7601 S Cicero Ave. #1342 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 40 E. Ontario St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4714 N. Broadway Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1550 W. Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1279 S Naper Blvd. Naperville, IL

T-Mobile 5438 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 3358 W Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1451 East 53rd Street Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 114 E. Kensington Mt. Prospect, IL

T-Mobile 1973 W Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 2105 Sheridan Rd. Zion, IL

T-Mobile 850 N Main St. Elburn, IL

T-Mobile 1418 119th St. Whiting, IL

T-Mobile 4612 S Kedzie Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 9 S. Lasalle Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 22 S Western Ave 101 Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 5355 W. Diversey Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 4317 S. Pulaski Rd. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1958 W Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 5121-5123 South Pulaski Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 2447 N. Richmond Rd. McHenry, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4000 West Fullerton Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4001 W Montrose Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2515 W North Ave. Melrose Park, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 361 S State Route 83 Elmhurst, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile Store 6 W North Ave. Northlake, IL business hours

T-Mobile 3016 S Halsted Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4830 N. Pulaski Rd. Suite 106 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 7786 S Cicero Ave. Burbank, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 5823 S. Kedzie Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 298-5 W. North Ave. Villa Park Store business hours

T-Mobile 1639 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 850 Milwaukee Ave 104 Vernon Hills, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 1732 Sherman Ave. Evanston, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile S 7309 W. Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 335 E. 35TH St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 845 N. Michigan Ave. 7022 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2911 W Addison T-6 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 606 W. Roosevelt Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 36 S. State Street Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4430 Fox Valley Center Dr. 105 Aurora, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2859 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2312 Harlem Ave. North Riverside,IL Store business hours

T-Mobile S 6466 N Sheridan Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 9140 S. Commercial Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 1658 West 119th St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 700 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2737 Elston Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 227 W. Monroe St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2744 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 50 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 824 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

Carson's at Evergreen Plaza 9700 S Western Ave evergreen Park Store business hours

Carson's 120 S Riverside Plaza Chicago, IL Store business hours

    Chicago-Area School Supply Donation Locations Near You
    Join NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago from July 17-28 as we host a school supply drive across the Chicago area and suburbs. Donations will benefit students in programs at Boys & Girls Clubs and Community In Schools locations across our area.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

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