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2 killed, 16 wounded in shootings across city

...his jacket and phone about 1:15 a.m. Saturday near the McDonald's at Garfield Boulevard and Michigan Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side shot him in the leg. The...

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Police investigate where a 20-year-old man was killed in the 1000 block of West 14th Street in the University Village / Little Italy neighborhood.

• A 34-year-old man was shot to death in the Wicker Park neighborhood about 1:45 a.m. Saturday. He was on a porch in the 1700 block of West Pierce Street when someone opened fire, hitting him multiple times. He was taken to Stroger Hospital and pronounced dead, police said.

• Three people were injured in the shooting involving the 4-year-old girl in the 7000 block of South Justine Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The other two victims were a 15-year-old female and a 17-year-old male.

...to the back after someone shot him about 3 a.m. Saturday morning in the 11200 block of South Stewart Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. He was standing outside when someone...

...left shoulder while sitting in a minivan about 1:05 a.m.  Saturday in the 3200 block of West Walnut Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. He was shot by someone...

...About the same time Saturday, two people were shot in the 1100 block of West 104th Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood. A 45-year-old woman was shot in her left...

...in the Humboldt Park neighborhood early Saturday morning. They were inside an apartment in the 900 block of North Monticello Avenue on the West Side about 12:15 a.m. when someone else inside the apartment...

...year-old man about 11 p.m. in the Austin neighborhood. The attack happened near Menard Avenue and Erie Street on the West Side and the man walked into West Suburban Medical Center seeking treatment...

...A 37-year-old man was shot about 7:15 p.m. Friday in the 2900 block of West 66th Street in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood. He was shot in the leg or groin...

...that police said was gang-related. The victim was involved in a fight in the 3000 block of West Roosevelt Road in the city's Lawndale neighborhood, and after the brawl he fled to a vehicle...

  • West side resident Lifelong Chicagoan

    Little Italy is not the near southwest side, Where the hell do they get these reporters from, Wisconsin??

  • Bronzeville Curmudgeon Bronzeville Conservator

    Shootings in Chicago, as a stupid blood sport is no longer contained in underserved and disadvantaged communities.

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2 killed, 16 wounded in shootings across city

...his jacket and phone about 1:15 a.m. Saturday near the McDonald's at Garfield Boulevard and Michigan Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side shot him in the leg. The...

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Police investigate where a 20-year-old man was killed in the 1000 block of West 14th Street in the University Village / Little Italy neighborhood.

• A 34-year-old man was shot to death in the Wicker Park neighborhood about 1:45 a.m. Saturday. He was on a porch in the 1700 block of West Pierce Street when someone opened fire, hitting him multiple times. He was taken to Stroger Hospital and pronounced dead, police said.

• Three people were injured in the shooting involving the 4-year-old girl in the 7000 block of South Justine Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The other two victims were a 15-year-old female and a 17-year-old male.

...to the back after someone shot him about 3 a.m. Saturday morning in the 11200 block of South Stewart Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. He was standing outside when someone...

...left shoulder while sitting in a minivan about 1:05 a.m.  Saturday in the 3200 block of West Walnut Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. He was shot by someone...

...About the same time Saturday, two people were shot in the 1100 block of West 104th Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood. A 45-year-old woman was shot in her left...

...in the Humboldt Park neighborhood early Saturday morning. They were inside an apartment in the 900 block of North Monticello Avenue on the West Side about 12:15 a.m. when someone else inside the apartment...

...year-old man about 11 p.m. in the Austin neighborhood. The attack happened near Menard Avenue and Erie Street on the West Side and the man walked into West Suburban Medical Center seeking treatment...

...A 37-year-old man was shot about 7:15 p.m. Friday in the 2900 block of West 66th Street in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood. He was shot in the leg or groin...

...that police said was gang-related. The victim was involved in a fight in the 3000 block of West Roosevelt Road in the city's Lawndale neighborhood, and after the brawl he fled to a vehicle...

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I'm Worried I'll Need to Give Up My Pet, What Should I Do?

For those who are sure they can no longer care for their pet, they can relinquish them at shelters throughout the city. The Animal Welfare League takes in pets at its South Side facility at 6224 S. Wabash Ave.

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Friendship Pet Food Pantry at 2733 W. Lawrence Ave. in Lincoln Square gives out pet food from 3-5 p.m. on the third...

...Door Animal Shelter's Cafe program. Food can be picked up from the shelter at 2410 W. Lunt Ave. during regular business hours, or from the Howard Area Community Center, 7648 N. Paulina St...

...2410 W. Lunt Ave. during regular business hours, or from the Howard Area Community Center, 7648 N. Paulina St., from 1-2 p.m. on the last Friday of every month...

The Pet Food Bank at Paws Chicago, 1997 N. Clybourn Ave. in Lincoln Park, "provides emergency assistance to families facing unemployment, foreclosure or other financial crises." The program can also offer litter, leashes, carriers and other essential items.

Tree House Humane Society offers supplemental pet food for low- or fixed-income families at its Uptown headquarters, 1212 W. Carmen Ave. and Bucktown branch, 1629 N. Ashland Ave.

Tree House Humane Society offers supplemental pet food for low- or fixed-income families at its Uptown headquarters, 1212 W. Carmen Ave. and Bucktown branch, 1629 N. Ashland Ave.

The SAFE program — "Short-term Accommodations for Emergencies" — at the Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 W. Grand Ave in the Gold Coast, is for use by owners displaced from their homes for any reason, whether it's a fire, natural disaster or domestic violence.

The City of Chicago's Animal Care and Control, 2741 S. Western Ave. in Little Village, offers a low-cost cat and dog vaccine and micro-chipping clinic once per month. Find more details and upcoming dates here.

For those with exotic animals, like small mammals or birds, Animal House of Chicago, an animal hospital at 2752 W. Lawrence Ave. in Ravenswood, offers a great list of resources for local rescues and information.

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Pullman museum proposes mural that would make a statement

...to-be portrait of playwright Lorraine Hansberry, who authored "A Raisin in the Sun," at 365 E. 51st St.

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...saw it going to work and school every day," Peterson said of the display at East 103rd Street and South Cottage Grove Avenue. "For me, I was a child going to school at Kenwood Academy in Hyde Park...

...taken from intimate photographs in Bronzeville: a softly smiling Nat King Cole playing piano at 4301 S. Martin Luther King Drive, an animated Louis Armstrong blaring a trumpet at 3955 S. King and a soon-to...

...at 4301 S. Martin Luther King Drive, an animated Louis Armstrong blaring a trumpet at 3955 S. King and a soon-to-be portrait of playwright Lorraine Hansberry, who authored "A Raisin in...

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Leaders Vow Unity as Obama Library Weighs Woodlawn vs. Washington Park

“I think that there will be guidance in such a way that the competition won’t escalate into power blocks,” said the Rev. Richard Tolliver of St. Edmund’s Episcopal Church at 6105 S. Michigan Ave. in Washington Park.

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The Rev. Byron Brazier of Apostolic Church of God at 6320 S. Dorchester Ave. in Woodlawn predicted that a sense of competition could flare up as it becomes clear how the decision will be made.

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