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08:25 a.m., January 22, 2008, 314 E. 43rd St.

08:30 p.m., November 08, 2008, 4445 S. King Drive

11:08 p.m., January 28, 2010, 4540 S. Michigan Ave.

09:40 p.m., November 29, 2012, 3700 S. King Drive

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12:47 a.m., April 15, 2006, 6966 N. Glenwood Ave.

01:38 a.m., April 30, 2006, 10011 S. Wallace St.

10:46 p.m., May 03, 2006, 3850 W. Roosevelt Road

08:09 p.m., May 16, 2006, 1136 N Monticello Ave.

10:03 p.m., June 03, 2006, 2101 E. 71st St.

03:23 a.m., July 16, 2006, 7100 block of South Champlain Avenue

05:31 p.m., August 07, 2006, 424 W. Division St.

01:50 a.m., October 21, 2006, 4501 S. Ashland Ave.

09:19 p.m., November 28, 2006, 6700 block of South Prairie Avenue

03:35 a.m., April 28, 2007, 7829 S. Burnham Ave.

12:48 a.m., May 14, 2007, 360 North Hoyne Avenue

04:42 p.m., June 14, 2007, 4500 block of South Wood Street

11:00 a.m., July 06, 2007, 8301 S. Exchange Ave.

11:31 a.m., July 15, 2007, 11528 S. Yale Ave.

08:57 p.m., July 15, 2007, 5028 W. Adams St.

04:59 p.m., July 16, 2007, 9132 S. Prairie Ave.

07:44 p.m., August 06, 2007, 1129 S. Mozart St.

10:09 a.m., September 14, 2007, 527 E. Browning Ave.

10:23 p.m., October 05, 2007, 7832 S. Cregier Ave.

10:31 p.m., November 13, 2007, 16 N. Lorel Ave.

03:36 a.m., December 28, 2007, 4200 block of West Ogden Avenue

04:17 a.m., December 30, 2007, 441 E. 29th Place

12:22 a.m., February 01, 2008, 9101 S. Stony Island Ave.

07:30 p.m., April 26, 2008, 9647 S. Ewing

08:27 p.m., May 16, 2008, 501 W. 127th St.

10:44 p.m., June 11, 2008, 13052 S. Drexel Blvd.

02:41 a.m., June 14, 2008, 21 W. 59th St.

05:04 p.m., June 24, 2008, 2721 N. Kilbourn Ave.

03:21 a.m., June 27, 2008, 8100 block of South Evans Avenue

01:53 a.m., July 02, 2008, 2401 W. Belmont Ave.

05:53 p.m., July 04, 2008, 2046 E. 83rd St

07:56 p.m., August 22, 2008, 651 East 89th St.

09:11 p.m., August 25, 2008, 5555 N. Washtenaw Ave.

02:53 p.m., September 16, 2008, 7000 S. Bishop St.

07:35 p.m., September 27, 2008, 7700 block of South Kedzie Avenue

05:50 a.m., September 28, 2008, 7900 block of South Clyde Avenue

11:35 p.m., October 08, 2008, 8200 block of South Maplewood Avenue

10:24 p.m., October 27, 2008, 841 N. Homan Ave.

01:35 a.m., November 02, 2008, 5000 block of North Bernard Street

08:34 p.m., December 18, 2008, 13448 S. Burley Ave.

04:05 a.m., February 14, 2009, 8500 S. Cottage Grove Ave.

12:20 p.m., May 09, 2009, 150 E. Walton St.

09:42 p.m., May 11, 2009, 7100 block of South Winchester Avenue

02:20 a.m., May 17, 2009, 5359 S. Homan Ave.

01:37 p.m., May 22, 2009, 8109 S. Elizabeth St.

06:56 p.m., May 27, 2009, 4332 W. Washington Blvd.

08:42 p.m., June 02, 2009, 2340 West Madison St.

11:34 p.m., July 01, 2009, 2 S. Whipple St.

12:34 p.m., July 28, 2009, 4335 W. 31st St.

02:26 p.m., August 17, 2009, 8145 S. Blackstone Ave.

11:10 p.m., August 26, 2009, 5849 S. Kedzie Ave.

12:49 p.m., August 27, 2009, 151 N. State St.

03:09 p.m., September 11, 2009, 6938 S. Eberhart Ave.

10:51 p.m., October 16, 2009, 6340 S. King Drive

03:30 p.m., November 12, 2009, 6100 block of South Eberhart Avenue

09:21 p.m., December 03, 2009, 4010 W. 18th St.

09:00 p.m., December 24, 2009, 2000 block of West 51st Street

07:25 p.m., December 29, 2009, 5432 S. Indiana Ave.

07:37 p.m., January 21, 2010, 4331 W. Augusta Blvd.

08:54 p.m., February 18, 2010, 5151 S. Honore St.

01:44 p.m., January 01, 2010, 300 E. 75th St.

10:23 p.m., March 23, 2010, 4228 S. Mozart St.

09:03 p.m., March 29, 2010, 1400 N. Mayfield Ave.

12:44 a.m., April 01, 2010, near Pine Avenue and Huron Street

11:00 p.m., April 02, 2010, 617 N. Homan Ave.

12:38 a.m., June 03, 2010, 932 N. Central Park Ave.

09:06 p.m., June 14, 2010, 6922 S. Vernon Ave.

02:14 a.m., July 05, 2010, 128 N. Leamington Ave.

03:45 p.m., July 07, 2010, 6120 S. Racine Ave.

12:45 p.m., July 08, 2010, 111 West 75th St.

12:27 a.m., October 10, 2010, 846 E. 89th St.

08:45 p.m., October 13, 2010, 3950 N. Marmora Ave.

05:27 p.m., October 31, 2010, 3201 S. Damen Ave.

04:58 p.m., November 22, 2010, 5852 S. Western Ave.

08:31 p.m., December 04, 2010, 8139 S. Ashland Ave.

01:52 a.m., January 01, 2011, 834 E. 79th St

10:10 p.m., January 28, 2011, 2233 S. Kolin Ave.

05:49 p.m., February 26, 2011, 1500 W. Devon Ave.

12:26 a.m., March 09, 2011, 6949 S. Halsted St.

02:54 p.m., March 12, 2011, 7042 S. St. Lawrence Ave.

10:43 p.m., April 08, 2011, 8128 S. Maryland Ave.

08:30 p.m., April 18, 2011, 6308 S. Ashland Ave.

12:58 a.m., May 17, 2011, 6221 S. Peoria Drive

01:18 a.m., May 30, 2011, 2057 N. Kostner Ave.

06:15 p.m., May 30, 2011, 6243 S. Vernon Ave.

10:44 p.m., May 31, 2011, 12355 S. Wallace St.

05:51 p.m., June 08, 2011, 3700 W. Washington Blvd.

10:08 p.m., June 17, 2011, 1946 W. 87th St.

03:26 p.m., June 23, 2011, 10300 block of South Trumbull Avenue

11:11 p.m., July 11, 2011, 1765 W. 95th St.

04:23 p.m., July 16, 2011, 52 N. Parkside Ave.

12:34 a.m., July 17, 2011, 8004 S. Ashland Ave.

09:47 p.m., July 17, 2011, 2942 N. Lotus Ave.

12:58 a.m., July 19, 2011, 9204 S. Justine St.

08:08 p.m., July 25, 2011, 600 N. Sawyer Ave.

10:57 p.m., July 25, 2011, 1007 N Kedvale Ave.

09:08 p.m., August 22, 2011, 4819 N. Central Park Ave.

02:40 a.m., August 26, 2011, 2200 W. Van Buren St.

01:15 p.m., August 30, 2011, 958 N. Parkside Ave.

05:40 p.m., September 13, 2011, 951 West 73rd St.

10:31 p.m., September 15, 2011, 5339 N. Kedzie Ave.

11:09 p.m., October 01, 2011, 6237 S. Eberhart Ave.

03:47 a.m., November 05, 2011, 1132 N. Ashland Ave.

04:00 a.m., November 27, 2011, 319 W. Erie St.

08:03 p.m., December 11, 2011, 2009 S. Western Ave.

09:48 p.m., February 29, 2012, 3141 W. 26th St.

12:51 p.m., March 02, 2012, 8253 S. Stewart Ave.

07:34 p.m., March 22, 2012, 10501 S. Green Street (alley)

09:54 p.m., May 16, 2012, 3135 W. 84th Place

11:30 a.m., August 09, 2012, 6304 S. Honore St.

01:15 p.m., August 30, 2011, 99 S. LaSalle St.

08:07 p.m., August 28, 2012, 1313 W. 112th St.

09:49 p.m., August 29, 2012, 6611 S. Langley Ave.

08:51 p.m., September 02, 2012, 670 E. 131st St.

12:24 a.m., September 04, 2012, 8919 S. Union Ave.

09:26 p.m., September 09, 2012, 5429 W. Bloomingdale Ave.

10:48 p.m., September 09, 2012, 7941 S. South Shore Drive

08:50 p.m., September 15, 2012, 7658 S. Wolcott Ave.

11:27 p.m., September 23, 2012, 210 N. Lockwood Ave.

02:15 a.m., October 25, 2012, 6700 S. Morgan St.

11:17 p.m., October 28, 2012, 8211 S. Drexel Ave.

07:02 p.m., November 04, 2012, 1151 S. Independence Blvd.

11:45 p.m., November 14, 2012, 7900 S. South Shore Drive

11:09 a.m., December 15, 2012, 1551 W. Garfield Blvd.

11:33 a.m., February 16, 2013, 3905 W. Chicago Ave.

11:50 p.m., February 19, 2013, 1601 N. Milwaukee Ave.

03:12 p.m., March 29, 2013, 2014 E. 94th St.

10:27 p.m., April 28, 2013, 315 S. Leavitt St.

04:18 p.m., May 05, 2013, 1240 S. Independence Blvd.

11:54 p.m., May 14, 2013, 1610 E. 83rd St.

12:29 a.m., June 14, 2013, 4436 N. Mulligan Ave.

10:54 p.m., June 16, 2013, 6610 S. Sangamon St.

01:42 p.m., July 04, 2013, 5645 S. State St.

02:09 a.m., September 07, 2013, 410 E. 63rd St.

05:22 p.m., September 20, 2013, 5611 W. Roscoe Ave.

10:42 p.m., September 26, 2013, 1912 S. Morgan St.

09:42 p.m., September 30, 2013, 1335 W. 76th St.

02:30 a.m., May 11, 2014, 2 N. Lotus Ave.

11:26 p.m., May 24, 2014, 7059 S. Racine Ave.

09:02 p.m., July 05, 2014, 7015 S. Wood St.

11:54 p.m., October 23, 2014, 7958 S. Justine St.

    Officer-involved shootings
    Explore the full results of 244 investigations into officer-involved shootings in Chicago.
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15 hours ago

MCA's 'Freedom Principle' Highlights Experimentation in 1960s Chicago

Robert Abbott Sengstacke, 'Wall of Respect,' 1967. (Robert Abbott Sengstacke / Getty Images) One project was the long-demolished “Wall of Respect” mural at 43rd Street and Langley Avenue. It was unveiled in 1967, the same year as the Picasso sculpture downtown.

    MCA's 'Freedom Principle' Highlights Experimentation in 1960s Chicago
    Watch the video: Museum of Contemporary Art curator Naomi Beckwith walks us through The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now. Note: This video originally aired July 14 on Chicago Tonight and will return for an encore presentation Aug. 3.
    http://chicagotonight.wttw.com

20 hours ago

Man gets 55 years for Bronzeville murder

Jemison was walking in the 4500 block of South Champlain Avenue in Bronzeville on the afternoon of Jan. 1, 2013, when a dusty black car circled the block twice, prosecutors said when Robinson was arrested.

    Man gets 55 years for Bronzeville murder
    A man convicted last year of gunning down a Bronzeville man on New Year's Day 2013, then standing over his victim and firing several more shots, has been sentenced to 55 years in prison, according to prosecutors and court records.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

2 days ago

Man, 91, missing from Bronzeville

Herbert Rathers was last seen near the 3800 block of South King Drive, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

    Man, 91, missing from Bronzeville
    The State Senate may vote as soon as next week on a proposal to freeze property taxes for two years across Illinois. The measure would also free up about a billion dollars for Chicago's Public Schools over that time, averting another round of ruinous layoffs.
    http://www.myfoxchicago.com

3 days ago

Police warn of burglaries in Kenwood

...Police report at least three burglaries, the most recent happening Friday, July 24, in the 4400-block of South Drexel. Another robbery happened on July 23 in the same apartment building. Another burglary was reported...

    Police warn of burglaries in Kenwood
    Several apartment burglaries have Kenwood residents on Chicago's South Side on alert.
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4 days ago

Your Chicago comedy calendar for August, 2015

Jay Phillips at Jokes and Notes, 4641 South King Dr., call club for time: (773) 373-3390

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Ben Hollis’s “What’s It Like to Be You?” At 27 Live, 1012 Church Street, Evanston, 7:00 p.m.

David Heti at “The Two-Hour Comedy Hour” at Gallery Cabaret, 2020 N. Oakley, 7:00 p.m.

“Blackout Diaries” at the High Hat Club, 1920 W. Irving Park Rd., 8:00 p.m.

“Blipsters on Broadway” at The Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway, 7:00 p.m.

“Chicago's Comedy Scene Radio” at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont, 8:00 p.m.

Comedy Night at Henry’s Swing Club, 18 W. Hubbard St., 8:00 p.m.

TJ and Dave at the iO Mission Theater, 1501 N. Kingsbury, 9:00 p.m.

“It’s Your Funeral” at Under the Gun Theater, 956 W. Newport, 9:00 p.m.

“100 Proof Comedy” at Comedy Sportz, 929 W. Belmont, 8:00 p.m.

Jim Gaffigan’s “Contagious” Tour at the BMO Harris Bank Center, 300 Elm St., Rockford, 7:00 p.m.

“Chicago Underground Comedy” at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont, 9:00 p.m.

“Drunk Science” with Sean Flannery at The Comedy Bar, 500 N. LaSalle, 8:00 p.m.

“Brass Chuckles Comedy” at Uptown Underground, 4707 N. Broadway, 8:00 p.m.

“The Second City’s Game Night” at UP Comedy Club, Piper’s Alley, 230 W. North Ave., 8:00 p.m.

David Drake Live Album Recording at “Comedians You Should Know”, at Timothy O’Toole’s, 622 N. Fairbanks Court, 9:00 p.m.

Jim Gaffigan’s “Contagious” Tour at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, 1300 S. Linn White Drive, 8:00 p.m.

“Parlour Car” at Bar DeVille, 701 N. Damen, 9:00 p.m.

“Messing with a Friend” at The Annoyance Theatre, 851 W. Belmont, 10:30 p.m.

 "The Interview Show” hosted by Mark Bazer at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia, 6:30 p.m.

Carmen Morales at “Black Box Comedy” at the WIP Theater, 6670 N. Northwest Highway, 10:00 p.m.

“Paper Machete” at The Green Mill, 4802 N. Broadway, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Miranda Sings at Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence, 7:00 p.m.

Jon Griffin’s “Hilarity Will Hit Your Ears” at The Double Door, 1551 N. Damen, 7:00 p.m.

Rat Pack Comedy at the Holiday Club, 4000 N. Sheridan Rd., 8:00 p.m.

...Year. He is also currently on Last Comic Standing. Through Saturday, August 15th. On August 14th and 15th there will also be a 10:00 p.m. show...

"Just Dickin' Around" at Hydrate, 3458 N. Halsted, 8:30 p.m.

“The Kates” at The Book Cellar, 4736-38 N. Lincoln Ave., 7:00 p.m.

“We Gotta Bingo” at Chicago Theater Works, 1113 W. Belmont, 8:30 p.m.

"Chicago's Gold Coast Late Night Laffs" at Connie's Pizza, 1030 N. State, 11:30 p.m.

“Mondays with Bella” at The Playground Theater, 3209 N. Halsted, 8:00 p.m.

Norm MacDonald at The City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph, 10:00 p.m.

“Simmer Brown” at Bughouse Theater, 1910 W. Irving Park Rd., 8:00 p.m.

“That’s Weird, Grandma” at the Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland, 8:00 p.m.

    Your Chicago Comedy Calendar for August 2015
    August is not a quiet month, at least not in Chicago comedy. There is greatness everywhere. Greatness visiting from out of town and greatness we're privileged to have year around. Comedians visiting this month include: Jim Gaffigan, Dan Telfer, David Heti, John Roy, Dwayne Kennedy, Lahna Turner, Miranda Sings, Jay Phillips, Doug Benson, K-Von, Bill...
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Jul 31 2013

Updated 4 days ago

2 teens among 6 injured in violence across city Tuesday night

...neighborhood on the South Side, police said. He was walking on the sidewalk in the 3500 block of South Vincennes Avenue when he heard gunfire and then realized he had been shot, police said. He was...

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...16-year-old boy, was riding a bike about 7:55 p.m. in the 1700 block of West 71st Street in the West Englewood neighborhood when a group of males approached him and demanded that...

...year-old boy was stabbed during a fight about 8:20 p.m. in the 7000 block of South Winchester, also in the West Englewood neighborhood. He suffered a stab wound in his back and...

The most recent shooting happened about 10 p.m. in the 5800 block of South Morgan in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A 28-year-old man was walking...

Just before 10 p.m., a man was shot in the arm in the 2900 block of East 89th Street in the South Chicago neighborhood, police said. Authorities had no further details on that shooting late Tuesday.

Just after 8 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the shoulder and both legs in the 7200 block of North Sheridan Road, in the Rogers Park neighborhood. Police had no further details about the attack.

Jul 31 2013

Updated 4 days ago

2 Teens Among 6 Hurt In Shootings, Stabbing Tuesday Night

He was walking on the sidewalk in the 3500 block of South Vincennes Avenue when he heard gunfire and realized he had been shot, police said. He was taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in ‘stable” condition.

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One teen, a 16-year-old boy, was in the 1700 block of West 71st Street in the West Englewood about 7:55 p.m. when a group of males approached him and demanded the bicycle he was riding.

In a separate incident, a 15-year-old boy was stabbed during a fight about 8:20 p.m., in the 7000 block of South Winchester Avenue, also in the West Englewood neighborhood.

The most recent shooting happened about 10 p.m. in the 5800 block of South Morgan Street, in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

Two minutes earlier in the South Chicago neighborhood, a man was shot in the arm in the 2900 block of East 89th Street, police said. Authorities had no further details on that shooting late Tuesday.

Just after 8 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the shoulder and both legs in the 7200 block of North Sheridan Road, in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood. Police had no further details about the attack.

5 days ago

Bronzeville Comedy Showcase @ Blanc Gallery

Vocalo kicks off the ninth season of the Bronzeville Comedy Showcase at Blanc Gallery, 4445 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr., tonight at 6pm. The show will feature stand-up sets by Felonious Munk and Adam...

    Gapers Block Slowdown Calendar
    As a part of the Dame Myra Hess Concerts series, the Avalon String Quartet will be performing today at 12:15 pm for the Al Booth Memorial Concert. The performance will be held in Preston Bradley Hall in the Chicago Cultural Center, located at 78 E. Washington. Admission is free.
    http://gapersblock.com

Jul 24

Updated Jul 25

Man Shot Two Blocks South Of Chicago Police Headquarters

About 9:45 p.m., he was walking in the 3700 block of South Michigan when a vehicle pulled up and a gunman got out and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said. CPD Headquarters is about two blocks north at 3510 S. Michigan Ave.

About 9:45 p.m., he was walking in the 3700 block of South Michigan when a vehicle pulled up and a gunman got out and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said. CPD Headquarters is about two blocks north at 3510 S. Michigan Ave.

    Man Shot Two Blocks South Of Chicago Police Headquarters
    About 9:45 p.m., a 19-year-old man was walking in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue, when a vehicle pulled up and a gunman got out and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said. Chicago Police Headquarters is about two blocks north at 3510 S. Michigan Ave.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • Wow once again right at cpd front door.I bet you the cpd were writing tickets.

Jul 24

Updated Jul 24

3 men wounded in Bronzeville, Logan Square shootings

Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up and an unknown attacker jumped out and fired shots, Gaines said.

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The man told police he was walking in the 4900 block of South Martin Luther King Drive around 2:30 a.m. Friday when he heard gunshots and realized he was struck in the leg, Gaines said.

The man was outside in the 3000 block of North Kedzie Avenue when an unknown attacker pulled up to him in a vehicle, yelled gang slogans and fired shots, Gaines said.

At the scene of the shooting, police officers blocked off about half a block of Kedzie Avenue north of Wellington Avenue with red tape.

    Man wounded in Bronzeville shooting
    A 19-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Thursday evening in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up to him and an unknown attacker jumped out of it and fired shots, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Officer Ron Gaines.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 24

Man Shot While Walking Blocks From CPD Headquarters

The man was walking in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood around 9:45 p.m. when two people got out of a car, shot him in the shoulder and then left the scene, police said.

    Man Shot While Walking Blocks From CPD Headquarters
    A man was shot on a street Thursday night on the Near South Side just blocks away from Chicago Police Department headquarters. The man was walking in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood around 9:45 p.m.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

Jul 24

Man shot 2 blocks from Chicago Police Headquarters

It happened just after 9:30 p.m. in the 3700 block of South Michigan.

    Man shot 2 blocks from Chicago Police Headquarters
    CHICAGO - A man was shot two blocks away from Chicago Police Headquarters Thursday night. It happened just after 9:30 p.m. in the 3700 block of South Michigan. Police say someone shot the 19-year-old in the shoulder while he standing on the sidewalk. Some neighbors nearby told the tribune that they heard as many as seven gunshots.
    http://wgntv.com

Jul 24

2 men wounded in Bronzeville, Logan Square shootings

Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up to him and an unknown attacker jumped out of it and fired shots, Gaines said.

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The man told police he was walking in the 4900 block of South Martin Luther King Drive around 2:30 a.m. Friday when he heard gunshots and realized he was struck in the leg, Gaines said.

The man was outside in the 3000 block of North Kedzie Avenue when an unknown attacker pulled up to him inside a vehicle, yelled gang slogans and fired gunshots, Gaines said.

At the scene of the shooting, police officers blocked off about half a block of Kedzie Avenue north of Wellington Avenue with red tape.

    Man wounded in Bronzeville shooting
    A 19-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Thursday evening in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up to him and an unknown attacker jumped out of it and fired shots, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Officer Ron Gaines.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 24

Man wounded in Bronzeville shooting

Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up to him and an unknown attacker jumped out of it and fired shots, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Officer Ron Gaines.

    Man wounded in Bronzeville shooting
    A 19-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Thursday evening in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Around 9:42 p.m., the man was standing on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue when a vehicle pulled up to him and an unknown attacker jumped out of it and fired shots, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Officer Ron Gaines.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 21

Police Cmdr. Blames One Gang for Spike in Kenwood Robberies and Shootings

Williams attributed at least 24 robberies on one block to two gang members running a scheme in which a woman lures men to an apartment building on the 4700 block of South Ellis Avenue where the two teenagers are waiting to rob them.

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On Monday at St. Paul and the Redeemer, 4945 S. Dorchester Ave., Williams said three recent shootings were a reaction to both the rapid expansion and leadership squabbles of the "46 Terror" gang.

    Police Cmdr. Blames One Gang for Spike in Kenwood Robberies and Shootings
    KENWOOD - Wentworth District Cmdr. Terence Williams decided against sending a subordinate to an aldermanic meeting Monday and came himself to talk to Kenwood residents rattled by recent shootings. On Monday at St. Paul and the Redeemer, 4945 S.
    http://www.dnainfo.com

Jul 21

Car crashes into police vehicle in Bronzeville

At about 8 p.m. near the intersection of 41st Street and South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, a vehicle struck an unmarked police vehicle, which then crashed into another car, according to News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro.

    Car crashes into police vehicle in Bronzeville
    Officers are in good condition after a three-car crash involving an unmarked police vehicle in the Bronzeville neighborhood Monday night, police said. At about 8 p.m. near the intersection of 41st Street and South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, a vehicle struck an unmarked police vehicle, which then crashed into another car, according to News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 21

4 injured in car accident involving CPD squad car

...Chicago police officers were injured when a squad car collided with two civilian vehicles at 41st and King Drive.The woman, who is eight months pregnant, was transported to Mercy Hospital, fire officials said...

    4 injured in car accident involving CPD squad car
    A Chicago Fire Department spokesman says a pregnant woman and three Chicago police officers were injured when a squad car collided with two civilian vehicles at 41st and King Drive.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Jul 20

Old bus becomes mobile farmers' market for South, West side food deserts

—Wednesdays:at TCA Health at 1106 E. 79th St.; Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy at 239 E. 32nd St.; and Centers for New Horizons’ James Pitts Center at 226 E. 43rd St.;

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—Tuesdays at TCA Health at 1029 E. 130th St.; and Our Lady of Guadalupe Church–The Claretian Initiative at 9108 S. Brandon;

—Tuesdays at TCA Health at 1029 E. 130th St.; and Our Lady of Guadalupe Church–The Claretian Initiative at 9108 S. Brandon;

—Wednesdays:at TCA Health at 1106 E. 79th St.; Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy at 239 E. 32nd St.; and Centers for New Horizons’ James Pitts Center at 226 E. 43rd St.;

—Wednesdays:at TCA Health at 1106 E. 79th St.; Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy at 239 E. 32nd St.; and Centers for New Horizons’ James Pitts Center at 226 E. 43rd St.;

—Thursdays at TCA Health, 1803 E. 71st St.; Renaissance Collaborative Senior Village at 346 E. 53rd St.; and KLEO Center at 119 E. Garfield Blvd.;

—Thursdays at TCA Health, 1803 E. 71st St.; Renaissance Collaborative Senior Village at 346 E. 53rd St.; and KLEO Center at 119 E. Garfield Blvd.;

—Thursdays at TCA Health, 1803 E. 71st St.; Renaissance Collaborative Senior Village at 346 E. 53rd St.; and KLEO Center at 119 E. Garfield Blvd.;

—Saturdays at CHA—Dearborn Homes at 2960 S. Federal St; Neighborhood Housing Services at 3601 W. Chicago Ave.;

—Saturdays at CHA—Dearborn Homes at 2960 S. Federal St; Neighborhood Housing Services at 3601 W. Chicago Ave.;

—Sundays at IMAN Market at 2744 W. 63rd St.

    Old bus becomes mobile farmers' market for South, West side food deserts
    An out-of-service transit bus, fully stocked with affordable fresh fruits and vegetables, will be traveling to food desert communities on the South and West sides to bring healthy food to underserved areas. Mayor Emanuel and Growing Power, a "leader of the Good Food Movement and model of sustainable urban farming," recently announced the launch of Fresh Moves Mobile Markets, according to a statement from the Mayor's office.
    http://www.myfoxchicago.com

Jul 18

Updated Jul 18

Chicago weather: Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Lake County, tornado watch, heat advisory issued for entire Chicago area

...this weekend, the Department of Family and Support Services announced Friday. The King Center at 4314 S. Cottage Grove and the North Area Center at 845 W. Wilson will open as cooling center from...

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...Friday. The King Center at 4314 S. Cottage Grove and the North Area Center at 845 W. Wilson will open as cooling center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.In addition...

...center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.In addition, the Garfield Center at 10 S. Kedzie is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to connect residents with emergency...

    Chicago weather: Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Lake County, tornado watch, heat advisory issued for entire Chicago area
    Amid this weekend's hot weather, a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for northwest suburban Lake County, Ill. until 3:45p.m., and a tornado watch has been issued for most of the Chicago area. The National Weather Service in Chicago lifted a previous tornado warning issued in northwest suburban McHenry County.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Jul 18

Chicago weather: Tornado watch, heat advisory issued

...this weekend, the Department of Family and Support Services announced Friday. The King Center at 4314 S. Cottage Grove and the North Area Center at 845 W. Wilson will open as cooling center from...

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...Friday. The King Center at 4314 S. Cottage Grove and the North Area Center at 845 W. Wilson will open as cooling center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.In addition...

...center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.In addition, the Garfield Center at 10 S. Kedzie is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to connect residents with emergency...

    Chicago weather: Tornado watch, heat advisory issued
    This weekend's hot weather continues as both a heat advisory and a tornado watch have been issued across the Chicago area Saturday. The tornado watch is in effect until 10 p.m. Saturday for the following counties: ILLINOIS:Boone, Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lasalle, Lake, Livingston, McHenry, Will INDIANA:Jasper, Lake, Newton, Porter WISCONSIN:Kenosha, racine, Walworth The heat advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m.
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Jul 18

Chicago area cooling centers

4314 S. Cottage Grove

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1140 W. 79th Street

10 S. Kedzie Ave.

845 W. Wilson Ave.

8650 S. Commercial Ave.

4357 W. Armitage Ave.

    Chicago area cooling centers
    CHICAGO - A heat advisory is in effect Saturday for the Chicago area from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Temperatures will reach the mid-90s, and the heat index could hit 110 degrees. The Chicago Department of Public Health is urging residents to drink lots of water and check on neighbors and elderly friends and family.
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Jul 17

Could the 1995 Chicago Heat Wave Happen Again?

Launch gallery Chicago Police officers remove the body of man at the Sutherland Hotel, 4659 S. Drexel Blvd., on July 18, 1995.   Photo: Phil Greer/Chicago Tribune

    Could the 1995 Chicago Heat Wave Happen Again?
    Yesterday Daniel Kay Hertz flagged a remarkable Tribune article published on July 13, 1995, at the beginning of the historic heat wave, which began: Stop your whining. So what if it got up to 97 degrees on Wednesday, tying the record for a July 12, set in 1954?
    http://www.chicagomag.com

Jul 16

93% off! LISC Hopes Deep Divvy Discount Leads to Much More

Some bikes are used that way. But the dozen powder blue Divvy bikes newly located in the automated rack at 47th and Martin Luther King Drive are something else entirely.

Cara Program/Quad Communities, 4665 S. King Dr., 2nd flr. 773-924-2438

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Metropolitan Family Services, 747 W. 63rd St. 773-487-3723 or 773-487-3747 

Central States SER, 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 773-722-3885

Center for Changing Lives, 1955 N. St. Louis Ave. #101, 773-342-6210

Jane Addams Resource Corp., 4432 N. Ravenswood Ave. 773-751-7119 or 773-728-9769 ext. 60 

Jul 16

Police: 3 killed, 5 wounded in Wednesday shootings

...boy was shot several times in the South Side Oakland neighborhood. He was in the 3600 block of South Rhodes about 10:35 p.m. when someone got out of a silver Pontiac and fired...

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A 23-year-old man got into a fight with a person who pulled out a gun and shot him repeatedly in the 1300 block of North Lockwood, police said.

The 21-year-old was outside in the 4900 block of West Hubbard when someone riding a bicycle shot him several times, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he later died.

Two teenage boys were outside in the 6100 block of West Fullerton when a gunman walked up and opened fire, police said.

Two 17-year-old boys were getting into a vehicle in the 8300 block of South Kerfoot when someone walked up and started shooting, police said.

...South Side. He was getting into a vehicle about 9:40 p.m. in the 200 block of West 37th Street when someone walked up and fired, police said. He drove himself to Mercy Hospital and...

Jul 16

Teen Shot Multiple Times In Bronzeville

About 10:35 p.m., the boy was in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue when someone got out of a silver Pontiac and fired shots, striking him “in the pelvic area” several times, police said.

Jul 15

Local: Hall of Fame noms due; Creating Change set; Scholarships awarded

...take place Wed., March 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the Chicago Urban League, 4510 S. Michigan Ave. Those interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP by emailing creatingchange@thetaskforce.org...

Jul 12

One Killed, Seven Hurt in Shootings since Saturday Afternoon

The man was walking on on the 700 block of East 37th Street when he said he heard shots and felt pain, Pacheco said. The man was brought to Mercy Hospital, where he's now in stable condition, Pacheco said.

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Most recently, at 6:40 am. Sunday morning, a 24-year-old man was shot in both his legs on the 2400 block of South Wood Street in Back of the Yards, according to Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he's now in good condition, Pacheco said.

The man was walking on the 7600 block of South Green Street, Pacheco said, when a silver car approached and someone inside fired shots. The man was taken to Christ Memorial Hospital, where he's now in stable condition, Pacheco said.

The man was sitting on his porch on the 7300 block of South Champlain Avenue when he said he heard gunshots and felt pain, Pacheco said. He was taken to Jackson Park Hospital, where he's now in good condition, Pacheco said.

Twenty-five minutes earlier, Pacheco said, two men were shot in Chatham. The men were sitting on a porch on the 700 block of East 92nd Place when someone emerged from a gangway and fired shots, Pacheco said.

Jul 10

Chicago food deserts get mobile markets

...32nd Street)3:00 PM to 4:30 PMCenters for New Horizons, James Pitts Center (226 East 43rd Street)Thursday11:00 AM to 12:30 PMTCA Health (1803 East 71st Street)1:00 PM...

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TCA Health (1029 East 130th Street)

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church - The Claretian Initiative (9108 South Brandon Avenue)

Wednesday11:00 AM to 12:30 PMTCA Health (1106 East 79th Street)1:00 PM to 2:30 PMWells Preparatory Elementary Academy (239 East 32nd Street)3...

...Health (1106 East 79th Street)1:00 PM to 2:30 PMWells Preparatory Elementary Academy (239 East 32nd Street)3:00 PM to 4:30 PMCenters for New Horizons, James Pitts Center (226 East...

...James Pitts Center (226 East 43rd Street)Thursday11:00 AM to 12:30 PMTCA Health (1803 East 71st Street)1:00 PM to 2:30 PMThe Renaissance Collaborative Senior Village (346 East 53rd Street...

...1803 East 71st Street)1:00 PM to 2:30 PMThe Renaissance Collaborative Senior Village (346 East 53rd Street)3:00 PM to 4:30 PMKLEO Center (119 East Garfield Blvd.)Saturday

...Collaborative Senior Village (346 East 53rd Street)3:00 PM to 4:30 PMKLEO Center (119 East Garfield Blvd.)Saturday

CHA - Dearborn Homes (2960 South Federal Street)

Neighborhood Housing Services (3601 West Chicago Avenue)

Beth Anne Place/Bethel New Life (1143 North Lavergne Avenue)

IMAN Market (2744 West 63rd Street)

Jul 10

Old School vs New School FUNDRAISER SCHOLARSHIP PARTY

...PARTY WITH A PURPOSE  Saturday, July 11, 2015, 7:30 PM–Midnight @ “Room 43″ located @ 1043 East 43rd Street (that’s East 43rd Street between Greenwood & Berkeley) GET YOUR TICKETS NOW ( $30.00 ) from...

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 If you’re an out-of-town guest in need of accommodations, CAFUAA has a block of rooms at the SLEEP INN at Midway Airport for only $135.00 a night~ 6650 S. Cicero Ave. 60638~call them directly at 1.855.499.0001 toll free or 1.708.594.0001.                

Jul 09

What the Heck is a Mamby on the Beach?

...and #4 busses are also things. If Divvying is your bag, there are docks at Cottage Grove & Oakwood, Cottage Grove & 43rd, and Woodlawn & Lake Park. There’s also free bike parking at the...

...Divvying is your bag, there are docks at Cottage Grove & Oakwood, Cottage Grove & 43rd, and Woodlawn & Lake Park. There’s also free bike parking at the main gate on the beach’s north...

Jul 09

Part Fifteen: Taken for a Ride

...was included. However even a landmarks designation could not save the residence that stood at 44th Street and Greenwood Avenue for more than a century. When the Chicago Park District purchased the property to expand...

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...In fact, there are a number of early houses that have been shifted around the Hyde Park and Kenwood neighborhoods well into the 20th century. Many were built on strong timber sills, and others...

The tall gray frame at 1229 E. 50th St. in Kenwood is one early example of a relocated house. It resides on a small...

The Schuermanns believe that the house was originally constructed at 47th Street and Greenwood Avenue (old number 218 47th St.). There is combined evidence for this assumption: the image in...

The charming residence then made its way to 7651 South Shore Drive where it remains today, although it has been threatened with demolition by developers. It location...

Jul 09

Community activists move into Hadiya Pendleton Park to keep it safe

Nearly a hundred people gathered in a park at 43rd and Calumet to honor a 17-year-old victim of gun violence.

Jul 09

Reward offered for information in teen's murder in Hadiya Pendleton Park

...search for the person who killed a Chicago teen.Community members rallied Wednesday evening at 43rd and Calumet, where a gunman shot and killed 17-year-old Vonzell Banks last Friday.Banks was...

Jul 08

2 dead, 7 wounded in shootings in Chicago since Tuesday

• About 9:25 p.m., a 43-year-old woman was wounded in the 4300 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue in the Bronzeville neighborhood, Alfaro said.

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A 25-year-old man was found shot several times on the sidewalk in the 3200 block of West Huron Street around 2:10 a.m. Wednesday, according to Officer Hector Alfaro, a spokesman for the Chicago Police Department.

The man was in the 2000 block of East 79th Street around 9:40 a.m. Tuesday when he was shot in the chest and abdomen, according to Officer Ana Pacheco, a spokeswoman for the Chicago Police Department.

• An 18-year-old man was shot in the shoulder around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. He told police he was walking in the 4200 block of West Washington Boulevard when he was shot. He walked into Rush University Medical Center, where he was treated.

• A 63-year-old man was shot in the 9400 block of South Racine Avenue in the Brainerd neighborhood at 10:35 p.m. when three people attempted to rob him, said Alfaro said.

• Earlier, two men were wounded around 9:45 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Lafayette Avenue in the Englewood neighborhood, Alfaro said.

• At 6:30 p.m., a man was wounded in the 2400 block of West Marquette Road in the Marquette Park neighborhood, according to Officer Thomas Sweeney, a spokesman for the Chicago Police Department.

• Shortly after 1 p.m., a 27-year-old man was shot in the 7300 block of Jeffery Boulevard in the South Shore neighborhood, according to Officer Veejay Zala, a spokesman for the Chicago Police Department.

...30 p.m. Monday, a 16-year-old and another boy, 17, were in the 7900 block of South Merrill Avenue when a gunman opened fire. The 16-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene...

About two hours later, two men were shot in the back about five blocks away in the 7900 block of South Bennett Avenue, police said.

Jul 08

One dead, eight wounded in Chicago shootings Tuesday

...on the South Side. The 43-year-old was in a parked vehicle in the 4300 block of South St. Lawrence about 9:25 p.m. when she was shot by a male standing on the...

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About 9:45 a.m., a man thought to be in his 20s was standing in the 2000 block of East 79th when he was shot by two males standing across the street, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

...wound to the right shoulder, police said. He told investigators he was walking in the 4200 block of West Washington when he heard shots and felt pain. His condition was stabilized...

...attempted robbery in the South Side Brainerd neighborhood. Three males approached the man in the 9400 block of South Racine and announced a robbery about 10:35 p.m., police said. There was a struggle...

...about 9:45 p.m. The two men were standing on the sidewalk in the 5900 block of South Lafayette when they heard shots and felt pain, police said. One man, 28, was shot in...

...the Far South Side. The 43-year-old was in a parked vehicle in the 12400 block of South Lowe when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside shot him, police said. He was taken...

An hour before that, a man was shot in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the South Side. The 20-year-old was shot about 6:30 p.m. in the 2400 block of West Marquette, police said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the arm, and his condition was stabilized.

Jul 07

Hadiya Pendleton Park Expansion Headed Forward Despite Shooting

Formerly known as Buckthorn Park, at 4345 S. Calumet Ave., the park was renamed by the Chicago Park District earlier this year for Pendleton, the King College Prep sophomore shot and killed two years ago, shortly after performing at the second inaugural for President Barack Obama.

Jul 06

Updated Jul 07

9 Killed, 53 Wounded In Holiday Weekend Shootings

The teen — identified by authorities as Vonzell Banks of the 4500 block of South Prairie — and a 19-year-old man were standing outside Hadiya Pendleton Park in the 4300 block of South King about 4:45 p.m., when a vehicle approached and someone inside opened fire, police said.

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Amari, who lived in the 500 block of North Drake, was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 1:56 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Police said Sunday the bullet that fatally wounded 7-year-old Amari Brown on the Fourth of July was meant for his father. Both Amari and the 26-year-old woman were shot in the chest at 11:55 p.m. in the 1100 block of North Harding, police said.

Anthony Strong was shot in the right side of his chest about 4:55 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Harper, police said.

John Hunter, 25, and his 31-year-old brother Willie Hunter were sitting inside a Chevrolet SUV about 6:10 a.m. in the 8800 block of South Bishop, when another male walked up and opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

The SUV — driven by the younger brother — sped away, but then crashed into a building in the 1600 block of West 89th, authorities said.

Jeremy Spivey, 23, and the two others were sitting inside a van in an alley near Sunnyside and Kimball about 2:30 a.m. when a male walked up and fired shots, authorities said.

Spivey, of the 4700 block of West Belmont, was shot multiple times and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 4:03 a.m., authorities said.

The 26-year-old man was sitting in his car in the 7700 block of South South Shore Drive about 1 a.m. when someone walked up and fired shots into the car, police said.

The two were walking in the alley in the 9100 block of South Ashland about 1:20 a.m. when someone in a passing white van opened fire, police said.

Grover Tate, 47, of the 1500 block of West 95th Street, was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

The man, identified as Jose Hernandez, was sitting on a porch at 12:05 a.m. in the 4800 block of South Justine when another male walked up and shot him in the back, authorities said.

About 6:25 p.m., Joseph Gutierrez was riding a bicycle in the 2700 block of South Karlov when a gunman ran up and shot him repeatedly in the upper body, authorities said.

Gutierrez, of the 6200 block of South Kenneth, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:06 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. Police said the shooting may have been gang-related.

The 19-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen at 10:06 p.m. in the 200 block of East Ohio, according to police and fire officials. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious-to-critical condition, fire officials said.

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    Advice to anyone knows the people that gave a thumbs down to God:
    Don't stand near them in a thunderstorm.

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Jul 06

Police: 17-year-old girl missing almost two weeks from South Side

Cecily Clayton was last seen on June 24 near her home in the 1100 block of East 42nd Place, according to Chicago Police.

She is known to frequent the areas of 33rd Street and King Drive, 43rd Street and Lake Park Avenue, 117th Street and Halsted, and 60th through 65th streets between Cottage Grove and Stony Island.

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She is known to frequent the areas of 33rd Street and King Drive, 43rd Street and Lake Park Avenue, 117th Street and Halsted, and 60th through 65th streets between Cottage Grove and Stony Island.

Jul 06

Cops: Girl, 17, missing since June from South Side

Cecily Clayton was last seen June 24 on the 1100 block of East 42nd Place. She was wearing a long-sleeved black lace blouse, a black-and-brown minidress and red canvas gym shoes. She may be carrying a brown leather backpack-like purse, police said.

Clayton is known to frequent the areas of King Drive and 33rd Street, 43rd Street and Lake Park Avenue, the 6000 to 6500 blocks of South Stony Island and Cottage Grove avenues, and 117th and Halsted streets, police said.

Jul 05

Seven dead — Including Boy, 7 — Dozens Injured Over Fourth Of July Weekend

The teen — identified by authorities as Vonzell Banks of the 4500 block of South Prairie — and a 19-year-old man were standing outside Hadiya Pendleton Park in the 4300 block of South King about 4:45 p.m., when a vehicle approached and someone inside opened fire, police said.

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Amari, who lived in the 500 block of North Drake, was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 1:56 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Police said the boy and a 26-year-old woman were not the intended targets when they were shot while standing in the 1100 block of North Harding just before midnight. The woman was also shot in the chest and taken to Stroger, where her condition stabilized.

The three were sitting inside a van in an alley near Sunnyside and Kimball about 2:30 a.m. when a male walked up and fired shots, police said.

The 26-year-old man was sitting in his car in the 7700 block of South South Shore Drive about 1 a.m. when someone walked up and fired shots into the car, police said.

The two were walking in the alley in the 9100 block of South Ashland about 1:20 a.m. when someone in a passing white van opened fire, police said.

Grover Tate, 47, of the 1500 block of West 95th Street, was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

The man, identified as Jose Hernandez, was sitting on a porch at 12:05 a.m. in the 4800 block of South Justine when another male walked up and shot him in the back, authorities said.

About 6:25 p.m., Joseph Gutierrez was riding a bicycle in the 2700 block of South Karlov when a gunman ran up and shot him repeatedly in the upper body, authorities said.

Gutierrez, of the 6200 block of South Kenneth, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:06 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. Police said the shooting may have been gang-related.

The 19-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen at 10:06 p.m. in the 200 block of East Ohio, according to police and fire officials. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious-to-critical condition, fire officials said.

Jul 04

Vonzell Banks, 17, fatally shot near Hadiya Pendleton Park, among 18 shot since start of holiday weekend

...were shot at 4:45 p.m. Friday by someone driving past them in the 4400-block of South Calumet Avenue, officials said. Banks was shot in the back and pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital. The...

...41-year-old man was shot while he was walking on a sidewalk in the 700-block of East 44th Street when someone fired shots out of a passing vehicle, police said...

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The latest victim was a 26-year-old man who was shot twice at about 11:40 a.m. in the abdomen in the 6700-block of South Bell Street in the Englewood neighborhood, police said.

Earlier Saturday, in North Lawndale at 3:20 a.m., a 41-year-old man was shot in back and arm while sitting in a car in the 4200-block of West Cermak, officials said.

...three people were shot and wounded. A 33-year-old man was shot in the 3500-block of West 24th St around 7:45 p.m. in a possible drive-by. He was shot in the...

...chin, right forearm and abdomen. A 19-year-old was shot while standing in the 200-block of West 104th Street around 11:39 p.m. when he was shot. A 41-year-old man was...

Jul 04

4 Dead, 8 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence

Among those who died was a 17-year-old boy who was shot near recently named Hadiya Pendleton Park in the 4300 block of South King. The teen, identified as Vonzell Banks, a junior at Dunbar Vocational High School, was likely not the intended target, police said.

A man was shot in the shoulder and leg at about 11:45 p.m. Friday in the 700 block of East 44th Street in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood.

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The man and a 43-year-old woman were walking in an alley in the 9100 block of South Ashland when someone in a passing car fired shots at them, killing the man and injuring the woman.

A 41-year-old man was shot in the back and arm while sitting in a car at about 3:20 a.m. Saturday. The incident happened in the 4200 block of West Cermak in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

A 19-year-old man was shot at about 11:40 p.m. Friday in the 200 block of West 104th Street in the Roseland neighborhood.

A 33-year-old man was shot in the chin, arm and stomach at about 7:45 p.m. Friday in the 3500 block of West 24th Street in the Little Village neighborhood.

A 25-year-old man was shot in the foot at about 12:15 a.m. Friday in the 2100 block of West Randolph on the Near West Side.

A 19-year-old man was injured at about 4:45 p.m. Thursday when a gunman on a bicycle approached him and began firing shots. The incident happened in the 11800 block of South State in the West Pullman neighborhood.

Jul 04

Teen killed in Bronzeville one of 18 shot since start of holiday weekend

...were shot at 4:45 p.m. Friday by someone driving past them in the 4400-block of South Calumet Avenue, officials said. Banks was shot in the back and pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital. The...

...41-year-old man was shot while he was walking on a sidewalk in the 700-block of East 44th Street when someone fired shots out of a passing vehicle, police said...

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The latest victim was a 26-year-old man who was shot twice at about 11:40 a.m. in the abdomen in the 6700-block of South Bell Street in the Englewood neighborhood, police said.

Earlier Saturday, in North Lawndale at 3:20 a.m., a 41-year-old man was shot in back and arm while sitting in a car in the 4200-block of West Cermak, officials said.

...three people were shot and wounded. A 33-year-old man was shot in the 3500-block of West 24th St around 7:45 p.m. in a possible drive-by. He was shot in the...

...chin, right forearm and abdomen. A 19-year-old was shot while standing in the 200-block of West 104th Street around 11:39 p.m. when he was shot. A 41-year-old man was...

Jul 04

Teen killed at park named for Hadiya Pendleton: 'What a terrible tribute to her'

The man was walking on a sidewalk in the 700 block of East 44th Street when someone fired from a passing white vehicle. The man was wounded in the left shoulder and left leg and was taken to Provident Hospital. He was later taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

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• A 41-year-old man was wounded about 3:20 a.m. Saturday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. He was sitting in a parked car when he was hit in the back and right arm in the 4200 block of West Cermak Road.

• Just before midnight Friday, a 19-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 200 block of West 104th Place in the Fernwood neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, and his condition was stabilized, police said.

• Around 7:45 p.m. Friday, a 33-year-old man was shot in the 3500 block of West 24th Street in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

Jul 04

Teen Killed Near Hadiya Pendleton Park

The teen — identified by authorities as Vonzell Banks of the 4500 block of South Prairie — and a 19-year-old man were standing outside Hadiya Pendleton Park in the 4300 block of South King about 4:45 p.m., when a vehicle approached and someone inside opened fire, police said.

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The two were walking in the alley in the 9100 block of South Ashland about 1:20 a.m. when someone in a passing white van opened fire, police said.

Grover Tate, 47, of the 1500 block of West 95th Street, was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

The man, identified as Jose Hernandez, was sitting on a porch at 12:05 a.m. in the 4800 block of South Justine when another male walked up and shot him in the back, authorities said.

About 6:25 p.m., Joseph Gutierrez was riding a bicycle in the 2700 block of South Karlov when a gunman ran up and shot him repeatedly in the upper body, authorities said.

Gutierrez, of the 6200 block of South Kenneth, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:06 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

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