10 hours ago

PHOTOS: Dogs, cats in need of homes for Thanksgiving

Paradise 4 Paws: (Midway): 5262 South Kolmar Ave., Chicago, IL 60632

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Everyday Adoption Center (EAC): Offering dog and cat adoptions inside the PetSmart at 1101 S. Canal St., Chicago, IL 60607Additional PetSmarts: The Anti-Cruelty Society also offers cat adoptions at the Brickyard, Evanston, Skokie, and South Lincoln Park stores.

    PHOTOS: Dogs, cats in need of homes for Thanksgiving
    Dozens of puppies, kittens, dogs and cats are available to adopt now at the Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago. Click here to view the full list of adoptable cats and dogs that is updated in real-time as pets become available or are adopted.
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3 days ago

Alderman George A. Cardenas added 3 new photo...

Alderman Cardenas is a judge at this years science fair at Burroughs Elementary School. The projects selected will be entered into competition at the Network 8 science fair, and hopefully advance to the CPS City Science Fair! Science fairs are a great way of motivating our students to pursue STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) careers. Good luck to all the students!

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
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4 days ago

Man Killed In Year’s 600th Homicide Among 5 Shot Tuesday In Chicago

...He was shot multiple times when someone opened fire from a passing vehicle in the 3100 block of West 53rd Street, police said. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was listed in...

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...someone opened fire from a light-colored vehicle shortly after 4 p.m. in the 500 block of South Lockwood in the West Side Austin neighborhood. A 25-year-old man was was shot multiple...

    Man Killed In Year's 600th Homicide Among 5 Shot Tuesday In Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A man killed Tuesday - marking the city's 600th homicide this year - was among five people shot in a 7-hour span of gun violence on the South and West sides. Three men were shot, one of them fatally, when someone opened fire from a light-colored vehicle shortly after 4 p.m.
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4 days ago

1 dead, 4 wounded in city shootings

Earlier, a 28-year-old man was shot about 6:45 p.m. in an alley near the 5300 block of South Albany Avenue in the Southwest Side's Gage Park neighborhood.

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The triple shooting happened about 4:10 p.m. in the 500 block of South Lockwood Avenue in the West Side's South Austin neighborhood, Chicago police said.

An initial police alert said the shooting happened nearby in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway, but the address was later corrected.

In the most recent of the city's other two shootings, a 26-year-old man was shot in the face around 11:20 p.m. in the 8700 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue in the South Side's Burnside neighborhood. 

    1 dead, 2 wounded in Austin shooting
    One man is dead and two are wounded after a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the South Austin neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
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5 days ago

1 dead, 3 wounded in Gage Park, Austin shootings

Another shooting happened about 6:45 p.m. in an alley near the 5300 block of South Albany Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood.

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The fatal shooting occurred about 4:10 p.m. in the 500 block of South Lockwood Avenue when an unknown person open fired from inside a light-colored car, police said.

An initial police alert said the shooting happened in the 5200 block of West Congress Parkway nearby, but the address was later corrected.

    1 dead, 2 wounded in Austin shooting
    One man is dead and two are wounded after a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the South Austin neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
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5 days ago

39 best cheap things to eat in Chicago right now

...with onions, cilantro and the restaurant's wickedly spicy salsa, and dig in with abandon. 4852 S. Pulaski Road, 773-523-3700, www.birrieriazaragoza.com

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...shop's spicy giardiniera, a mixture of oil-soaked pickled chiles, provides the final flourish. 901 W. Randolph St., 312-666-4587, www.jpgraziano.com

...are gleeful fun. But ordered crispy, they gain a golden crunch and extra meaty depth. 2500 S. Whipple St., 773-247-1402

...spicy and funky ones like gaeng tai plah (mackerel and veggies mixed with fish entrails). 4949 N. Broadway, 773-293-7378, www.immmchicago.com

...a side, don't forget a whole sleeve of crackers, which goes for 55 cents. 3259 E. 95th St., 773-933-9855, www.calumetfisheries.com

    39 best cheap things to eat in Chicago right now
    Just about every week day, I grab a Tribune pool car and set out alone into the flat expanse of Chicagoland in search of something delicious to eat. More often than not, I encounter the kind of solid fare that any neighborhood would be proud to call its own.
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Nov 12

Updated 6 days ago

Man arrested in South Loop following nearby road rage incident

Alberto Bocanegra, 38, of the 4300 block of Washtenaw Avenue in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, was arrested on a felony charge of aggravated dishcarge of a firearm, police said. 

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The 38-year-old hurried back to his car to drive away from the 3700 block of South Indiana Avenue. That's when he heard several gunshots about 10:40 a.m., police said. 

Responding officers, who had a description of the suspect's car, arrested a man in the 2000 block of South Michigan Avenue in the South Loop, police said. A firearm was located.

    Man arrested in South Loop following nearby road rage incident
    A 38-year-old man got out of his car to confront another driver in the South Side's Bronzeville neighborhood when he saw the other driver flash a handgun Friday morning, Chicago police said. The 38-year-old hurried back to his car to drive away from the 3700 block of South Indiana Avenue.
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  • Guess he won't be running for Alderman again anytime soon.

6 days ago

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Her name is FRESA, she went for a walk on Nov. 11th and never came back. She has been with us for 9 years. Last place that she was seen around was on 43rd and Komensky. If you see her or know where is, can you please contact us at (773) 791-9971 or (312) 607-7824. Su nombre es FRESA. Salió a caminar el 11 de noviembre y nunca regreso. Ha estado en nuestra familia por 9 años. Fue vista por ultima vez alrededor de la 43 y Komensky. Si la ves o sabes dónde esta, nos puede contactar a (773) 791-9971 0 (312) 607-7824.

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    Her name is FRESA, she went for a walk on Nov. 11th and never came back. She has been with us for 9 years. Last place that she was seen around was on 43rd and Komensky. If you see her or know where...
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Nov 12

Man arrested in South Loop following nearby road rage incident

Alberto Bocanegra, 38, of the 4300 block of Washtenaw Avenue in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, was arrested on a felony charge of aggravated dishcarge of a firearm, police said. 

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The 38-year-old hurried back to his car to drive away from the 3700 block of South Indiana Avenue. That's when he heard several gunshots about 10:40 a.m., police said. 

Responding officers, who had a description of the suspect's car, arrested a man in the 2000 block of South Michigan Avenue in the South Loop, police said. A firearm was located.

    Man arrested in South Loop following nearby road rage incident
    A 38-year-old man got out of his car to confront another driver in the South Side's Bronzeville neighborhood when he saw the other driver flash a handgun Friday morning, Chicago police said. The 38-year-old hurried back to his car to drive away from the 3700 block of South Indiana Avenue.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Nov 11

9 People Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago

A 19-year-old man is in stable condition with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his groin, according to police. The incident occurred in the 4500 block of South St. Louis at approximately 9:20 p.m., and he is in stable condition at Illinois Masonic Hospital.

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Two people were shot during a dispute in the 4100 block of West Division at approximately 8 p.m. Friday night. During the altercation, one of the people involved...

A 20-year-old man was shot in the leg while standing outside in the 4200 block of West Cermak at approximately 7:07 p.m, police said. An unknown man walked up to him and fired shots at him, striking him in the leg. He was taken to Mt. Sinai hospital in good condition.

In the 800 block of North Homan at approximately 8:40 p.m., a 27-year-old man was walking on a sidewalk when two men walked up to him and shot him. He was taken to Mt. Sinai in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his right arm, according to police.

A 23-year-old man was shot in the left arm walking on a street in the 7300 block of South Damen at approximately 10:40 p.m. He was transferred to Mt. Sinai in stable condition, and according to police has been uncooperative in their investigation.

Police responded to a well-being call in the 200 block of West 37th Street at approximately 1:49 a.m. When they arrived on the scene, they found a 34-year-old man who had been shot in the leg. He was taken to Stroger in stable condition, authorities said.

 41-year-old man was shot in the left thigh in the 800 block of North Waller at approximately 2:04 a.m., police said. The man was taken to Stroger in critical condition.

In the 3900 block of West Van Buren, a 25-year-old man was shot in the head at approximately 2:45 p.m., police said. The man has been taken to Mt. Sinai in critical condition. 

    9 People Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago
    Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago this weekend. In the most recent shooting, a 25-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the head at approximately 2:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon. The man was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition, according to police.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

Nov 11

9 wounded in city shootings

...a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the groin, police said. The shooting happened in the 4500 block of South St. Louis Avenue in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side about 9:20 p.m., police...

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...m. Saturday, police said. Officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 800 block of North Waller Avenue and found the man inside an apartment. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical...

...police said. Responding officers found the man inside a bedroom in an apartment in the 200 block of West 37th Street. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized...

...about 10:40 p.m. Friday, police said. The man said it happened in the 7300 block of South Damen Avenue when he was walking on the street, but he was otherwise not cooperating with investigators...

• On the West Side, a 27-year-old man was shot in the arm while walking in the Humboldt Park neighborhood about 8:40 p.m., police said. Two men came up to him in the 800 block of North Homan Avenue and fired shots, police said. The man was taken to Mount Sinai, where his condition was stabilized.

...about 8 p.m., police said. The men, 24 and 26, who were in the 4100 block of West Division Street were arguing with two unknown men when shots were exchanged, police said. The older man...

...year-old man was shot in the leg about 7:07 p.m. in the 4200 block of West Cermak Street, according to a police media notification. The man was taken to Mount Sinai, where he...

...took out a gun and shot him. Police previously said the shooting happened in the 2200 block of South Kolin Avenue...

    9 injured in city shootings
    Nine people were shot in Chicago between Friday and Saturday mornings in separate incidents, police said. On the West Side, a 41-year-old man was shot in the left thigh in the South Austin neighborhood about 2:05 a.m. Saturday, police said.
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Nov 11

9 injured in city shootings

...a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the groin, police said. The shooting happened in the 4500 block of South St. Louis Avenue in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side about 9:20 p.m., police...

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...m. Saturday, police said. Officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 800 block of North Waller Avenue and found the man inside an apartment. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical...

...police said. Responding officers found the man inside a bedroom in an apartment in the 200 block of West 37th Street. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized...

...about 10:40 p.m. Friday, police said. The man said it happened in the 7300 block of South Damen Avenue when he was walking on the street, but he was otherwise not cooperating with investigators...

...about 8:40 p.m., police said. Two men came up to him in the 800 block of North Homan Avenue and fired shots, police said. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his...

...Side about 8 p.m., police said. The men, 24 and 26, were in the 4100 block of West Division Street were arguing with two unknown men when shots were exchanged, police said. The older man...

...year-old man was shot in the leg about 7:07 p.m. in the 4200 block of West Cermak Street, according to a police media notification. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where...

...took out a gun and shot him. Police previously said the shooting happened in the 2200 block of South Kolin Avenue...

Nov 09

Is someone missing a German Shepard in the vi...

Is someone missing a German Shepard in the vicinity of 41st and Pulaski?

    Mark Corona
    Is someone missing a German Shepard in the vicinity of 41st and Pulaski?
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Nov 08

1 Killed, 3 Wounded In Tuesday Gun Violence In Chicago

...on the Southwest Side. He was standing near his vehicle in an alley in the 3800 block of South Sacramento when someone walked up, opened fired and then drove off in a light-colored SUV...

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...Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A 38-year-old man was driving in the 1100 block of West 74th Street when a white Buick approached and someone inside fired shots, police said. He was struck...

About 6:45 p.m., a 24-year-old man was shot by a group of males firing from a light-colored SUV as he stood in the 1300 block of South Homan in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. He was struck in the right thigh and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

...firing from a passing, light-colored van as he walked near an alley in the 3000 block of South Keeler, police said. The man was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital...

    1 Killed, 3 Wounded In Tuesday Gun Violence In Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - One man was killed and at least three other men were wounded in shootings Tuesday on the city's South and West sides. A 28-year-old man was shot to death shortly after 4:30 p.m. in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
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Nov 08

One dead, 2 wounded in Tuesday shootings on West, Southwest sides

The fatal shooting happened about 4:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of South Sacramento Avenue in the city's Brighton Park neighborhood.

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On the West Side about 6:45 p.m. a 24-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 1300 block of South Homan Avenue in Lawndale. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was listed in good condition, police said.

About 6:15 p.m. a 25-year-old man was shot in the torso in the 3000 block of South Keeler Avenue in Little Village. He was also taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

    Shooting in Brighton Park leaves one man dead
    A man is dead after being shot in the back Tuesday afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
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Nov 07

Shooting in Brighton Park leaves one man dead

The shooting happened about 4:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of South Sacramento Avenue.

    Shooting in Brighton Park leaves one man dead
    A man is dead after being shot in the back Tuesday afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood, according to Chicago police.
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Nov 07

Comings & Goings: Fat Doggy'z opens in Justice

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

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New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

New stores will open at 5018 S. Cicero Ave.; 8341 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; 1425 E. 71St St.; 2740 W. Cermak Road; 4314 S. Kedzie Ave.; 4524 S. Ashland Ave.; 4828 W. Irving Park Road; 5255 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 9520 S. Jeffery Ave.

    Comings & Goings: Fat Doggy'z opens in Justice
    The Fat Daddy'z chain has grown with the Friday opening of Fat Doggy'z restaurant in Justice. "It's a hot dog stand," said owner Mike Martens, who also owns the original Fat Daddy'z in Seneca (southwest of Chicago toward Ottawa) and a second location with the same name at 5437 S.
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Nov 05

Updated Nov 06

1 Dead, at Least 13 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s first fatality occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning. Just before 4 a.m. in the 3900 block of West 47th Street, police found a 29-year-old man sitting in his car with multiple gunshot wounds to his head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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A 27-year-old woman was shot in the right buttocks, police said. The incident occurred at 63rd and Wentworth at approximately 4:05 p.m. when she was shot while sitting in a parked car. She was taken to Stroger in stable condition.

A 26-year-old man was shot multiple times in the 5400 block of West Madison at approximately 11:05 p.m., according to police. He was standing on a sidewalk when two men walked up to him, with one of the men pulling out a gun and firing shots. He was taken to Mt. Sinai in serious condition.

A 20-year-old man was shot while walking on a sidewalk in the 7400 block of South Halsted at approximately 11:55 p.m. Three men walked up to him, with one producing a gun and firing shots. He was shot in the abdomen and is in stable condition at Christ Hospital, police said.

In the 7400 block of South Colfax at approximately 3:30 a.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the foot and leg. He was walking down a street when someone in a black vehicle fired shots, according to police. He was taken to South Shore in stable condition.

Two people were shot in the 11600 block of South Racine at approximately 5:29 a.m. Saturday morning. The victims were sitting in a vehicle...

A man got out of a car in the 1300 block of South Troy and fired shots at a 23-year-old man at approximately 9:16 a.m. The victim was shot in the hip, back, and hand while he was walking across a parking lot, and he was taken to Mt. Sinai in serious condition, according to police.

Two people were shot in the 2200 block of South Oakley at approximately 12:15 p.m., according to police. A 22-year-old man was...

A 21-year-old woman was shot in the right arm while seated in a car in the 1200 block of West 89th Street. She was taken to Christ Hospital in good condition. According to police, the woman knew the shooter, who was targeting another person in the vehicle.

Police responded to a call of a person being shot in the 1300 block of South Homan when they found a 25-year-old man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to his head. The incident occurred just after 5:30 p.m., according to police. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition. 

    1 Dead, at Least 13 Wounded in Weekend Shootings
    One person is dead and at least 13 more have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago since Friday afternoon. The weekend's first fatality occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning. Just before 4 a.m.
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  • Bruce Brighton Park

    Every weekend is like this.

Nov 06

5 Killed, 24 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Gun Violence

...year-old man dead in his car at 3:44 a.m. Saturday in the 3900 block of West 47th Street in the Archer Heights neighborhood on the Southwest Side, authorities said. He had been shot...

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...in the South Chicago neighborhood. A 38-year-old man was sitting outside in the 7900 block of South East End Avenue when another male walked up and fired shots, according to Chicago Police. The man suffered...

...Town neighborhood on the Near West Side. He was sitting in a vehicle in the 100 block of North Hermitage when someone walked up and shot him in the head. The man was pronounced dead...

...said. They were at the party shortly before midnight Saturday at an apartment in the 100 block of East 117th Place when shots rang out. Pamela Enge, 38, was shot in the head and taken to...

...Sunday in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was walking in the 6300 block of South Mozart when he heard gunfire and realized he was shot in the right arm, police said...

    5 Killed, 24 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Gun Violence
    Five people were killed and at least 24 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday afternoon and Monday morning. The weekend's latest fatal shooting happened about 7:20 p.m. Sunday in the South Chicago neighborhood. A 38-year-old man was sitting outside in the 7900 block of South East End Avenue when another male walked up and fired shots, according to Chicago Police.
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Nov 06

2 dead, at least 5 wounded in Sunday shootings citywide

A 20-year-old man was shot about 5:55 p.m. in the 4300 block of South Richmond Street in the Brighton Park neighborhood. He and his girlfriend were sitting in his car when...

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About 7:10 p.m., a 38-year-old man was shot in the 1700 block of East 79th Street in the city's South Shore neighborhood.

Another fatal attack happened about 4:30 p.m. in the 100 block of North Hermitage Avenue in the city's West Town neighborhood. Police found the victim, a 36-year-old man, with a gunshot wound to the head, police said. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

A 41-year-old man was walking in the 6300 block of South Mozart Street in the Marquette Park neighborhood when he was shot about 7:45 p.m.  He was taken to Holy Cross Hospital in good condition, police said.

A 39-year-old man was shot in the 8400 block of South Hamilton Avenue around 5:50 p.m., police said. He was shot in the right leg and taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Center in Evergreen Park in serious condition.

A 24-year-old man was shot in the 6500 block of South Cicero Avenue about 4:15 p.m., police said. The 24-year-old was shot in the left thigh by someone in a red Cadillac, police said.  The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition had stabilized.

    Man, 36, dead after West Town shooting
    A man was fatally shot in the West Town neighborhood Sunday afternoon
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Nov 05

3 Dead, 19 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

Early Saturday, a 29-year-old man who was killed was found sitting in his car at 3:44 a.m. in the Archer Heights neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to police. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his head in the 3900 block of West 47th Street and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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...police said. They were at the party shortly before midnight at an apartment in the 100 block of East 117th Place when shots rang out. The 29-year-old woman was shot in the head and...

...41, were standing with a group of people at 11:18 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Emerald when they heard shots and felt pain, according to police. The older man was shot...

...sidewalk about 11:10 p.m. when two people walked up to him in the 5900 block of South Campbell and one of them took out a gun and opened fire, police said. He was...

...on the Southwest Side. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 7900 block of South Kolin when someone in a tan Chevrolet Malibu fired shots in his direction as it headed...

...year-old unresponsive and lying on the ground about 5:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Homan, police said. He had suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was taken to...

    3 Dead, 19 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Three people were killed and at least 19 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday afternoon. Most recently, a man was shot dead early Sunday in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to Chicago Police.
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Nov 04

Updated Nov 05

1 dead in Archer Heights rifle attack, 6 others wounded in Chicago shootings

...Evidence technicians marked about 30 shell casings that formed three clusters near the corner of South Harding Avenue and West 47th Street. It was believed multiple weapons of different calibers, including a rifle, were used, by several...

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...Shore neighborhood about 3:30 a.m. Saturday, police said. He was walking in the 7400 block of South Colfax Avenue when he heard gunfire, realized he was hit and saw a black vehicle drive away...

...Englewood neighborhood about 11:55 p.m. Friday, police said. He was walking in the 7400 block of South Halsted Avenue when three men came up to him, one of whom fired shots. He was taken...

...about 11:05 p.m., police said. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 5400 block of West Madison Street when two people came up to him. One of the men fired numerous shots, seriously...

...about 9:45 p.m., police said. He was walking on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Union Avenue when someone in a passing gray Chevrolet Lumina fired shots at him, police said. He...

...On the West Side, a man was shot in the 1300 block of South Spaulding Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood about 6:15 p.m., police said in a media notification...

...said. Shortly after 4 p.m., the woman was shot in the buttocks in the 6300 block of South Wentworth Avenue, police said. She was taken to Stroger Hospital where her condition was stabilized, police said...

    Woman, 26, wounded in shooting in Englewood
    A 26-year-old woman was wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting on the South Side in the Englewood neighborhood, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

  • Bruce Brighton Park

    Most likely all gang related. Nothing new in the hood

Nov 04

1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Chicago Since Friday Afternoon

...Side, according to Chicago Police. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his head in the 3900 block of West 47th Street, and was pronounced dead at the scene...

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...in a black, two-door car opened fire about 12:15 p.m. in the 2200 block of South Oakley, police said. A 22-year-old man was shot in the left leg and right...

...year-old was walking through an empty lot at 9:16 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Troy when a male got out of a vehicle and shot at him, police said. The...

...34-year-old man were in a vehicle at 5:29 a.m. in the 11600 block of South Racine when a male walked up and fired shots, police said. The man was shot in...

...Shore neighborhood drive-by shooting. He was walking about 3:30 a.m. in the 7400 block of South Colfax when he heard shots, felt pain and noticed a black vehicle driving off, police said...

...neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking about 11:55 p.m. Friday in the 7400 block of South Halsted when three other males walked up to him, police said. One of the males then...

...Austin neighborhood shooting on the West Side. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 5400 block of West Madison when two other males approached him, police said. One of the males then pulled out...

...neighborhood on the Southwest Side. About 6:15 p.m., the teen was in the 1300 block of South Spaulding when another male fired shots, striking him in the chest, police said. He was taken...

    1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Chicago Since Friday Afternoon
    CHICAGO (CBS) - One man was killed and at least 11 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday afternoon, police said. The man, who was believed to be in his 20s, was found at 3:44 a.m. Saturday sitting in his car in the Archer Heights neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to Chicago Police.
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Nov 02

Updated Nov 03

Man shot outside Brighton Park used car dealership

...neighborhood, police said.Chicago police said the victim was walking outside the dealership in the 4200-block of South Kedzie Avenue when an unknown person in a ski mask fired one shot at him, striking him...

    Man shot outside Brighton Park used car dealership
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS WATCH LIVE at 8:30 PM: Obama Foundation Summit closing concert TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS WATCH LIVE at 8:30 PM: Obama Foundation Summit closing concert A 25-year-old man was shot Wednesday night outside a used car dealership in the city's Brighton Park neighborhood, police said.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Nov 02

2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday

A 25-year-old man was shot about 7 p.m. in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was walking in the 4200 block of South Kedzie when someone in a ski mask fired at him, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm and was in good condition.

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The most recent fatal shooting happened about 2:20 p.m. in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. A 24-year-old man was found shot in the upper back in the 3300 block of West Congress Parkway, Chicago Police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The other killing happened just before 11 a.m. in the South Chicago neighborhood. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 2700 block of East 80th Street when he was shot multiple times in the head, police said. He then crashed his vehicle into another vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

...20 p.m. on the Far South Side. He was in a gangway in the 400 block of East 133rd Street in the Riverdale neighborhood when several males came up to him and began shooting, police...

About 3:20 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the Southwest Side Lawndale neighborhood, police said. He was struck in the buttocks in the 1200 block of South Lawndale and taken in good condition at Mount Sinai.

...in the leg in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. He was in the 1000 block of West 59th Street when a male fired shots at him and then drove off in a dark-colored...

Less than 10 minutes before, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. He was shot in the wrist in the 600 block of South Kostner, police said. He took himself to Mount Sinai, where he was in good condition.

    2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Wednesday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and seven others wounded in shootings Wednesday across Chicago. The most recent fatal shooting happened about 2:20 p.m. in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. A 24-year-old man was found shot in the upper back in the 3300 block of West Congress Parkway, Chicago Police said.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Nov 02

2 dead, 4 wounded in shootings on South, West sides

Around 7:05 p.m. a 25-year-old man was shot in the right arm int he 4200 block of South Kedzie Avenue. He told police he was walking outside the location when an unknown offender in a ski mask fired one shot at him. He was taken in good condition to Mount Sinai Hospital.

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The latest fatal attack happened shortly after 2:20 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Congress Parkway in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.

The driver was shot several times in the head around 10:50 a.m. in the 2700 block of East 80th Street, police said. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Shortly after 3:20 p.m., a 20-year-old man suffered wounds to the buttocks in the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue, police said.

A 23-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in the Englewood neighborhood in the 1000 block of West 59th Street, police said.

He was involved in an argument with the gunman who shot him in the left leg in the 1100 block of South Richmond Street in Lawndale, police said. The 16-year-old was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was in good condition.

    Man shot dead while driving in South Chicago neighborhood
    A person died after he was shot and then crashed his car in the South Chicago neighborhood Wednesday morning, according to police.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Nov 01

South Side Principal Leaves After Lawsuit, Petition Calling For Her Ouster

...at Nightingale have felt is unspeakable," reads the petition begun by four teachers at Nightingale, 5225 S. Talman Ave. "Many of the staff members and parents at Nightingale stand in fear of Mrs. Margaret...

    South Side Principal Leaves After Lawsuit, Petition Calling For Her Ouster
    GAGE PARK - The principal of Nightingale Elementary has left the school after allegations - and a lawsuit - from teachers and parents who accused her of verbal abuse. Principal Margaret Kouretsos retired Friday from the $143,000 position, according to a letter CPS sent to Nightingale families.
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Oct 28

Hobart group steels for new opposition to ICE detention facility

A spokeswoman for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement would not say if the Florida-based GEO Group, which builds and operates for-profit prisons and detention centers, is proposing the former St. Sava site at 4101 W. 49th Ave., and the company has not replied to several requests for comment.

    Hobart group steels for new opposition to ICE detention facility
    The Concerned Citizens of Hobart are continuing to be vigilant in their fight against a possible for-profit detention facility on 49th Avenue after learning that a federal agency again is seeking requests for information on possible detention sites in the Chicago area. A spokeswoman for U.S.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 28

Video Shows Truck Driver Intentionally Ram Another Truck, Killing Driver

He was identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office as Eduardo A. Pena of the 5300 block of South Fairfield Avenue.

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The incident started in the 5500 block of South Kedzie Avenue at 2:15 a.m. 

    Video Shows Truck Driver Intentionally Ram Another Truck, Killing Driver
    CHICAGO - A driver of a truck intentionally rammed another truck and dragged it two blocks, killing the other driver in Gage Park early Sunday morning, police said. The incident started in the 5500 block of South Kedzie Avenue at 2:15 a.m.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Oct 27

Updated Oct 28

15-year-old boy killed, 14-year-old wounded in Southwest Side shooting

The 15-year-old boy and the 14-year-old boy were shot around 3:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of West 45th Street, police said.

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In an earlier fatal attack, a man was killed when a gunman walked up and fired twice about 10:25 a.m. in the 2500 block of North Lockwood Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood, police said.

Three men were shot in the 1700 block of West 17th Street in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood on the West Side about 6:40 p.m., police said.

Just before 7:05 p.m., an 18-year-old man was shot in the 5200 block of West Madison Street in the Austin neighborhood, police said in a media notification. The man suffered a gunshot...

On the Far South Side, a 19-year-old man was shot in the hand around 1 p.m. in the 400 block of East 103rd Street in the Roseland neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital where he was listed in good condition, police said.

...Side, a 22-year-old man was wounded around 10:40 a.m. in the 4100 block of South Michigan Avenue in the Bronzeville neighborhood, police said. He was in a vehicle when a gray car...

...s Gresham neighborhood, a teenage boy was shot shortly before 10 a.m. in the 7900 block of South May Street, police said. The teen suffered a wound to the foot and was taken to Advocate...

    Boy, 16, wounded in shooting on South Side
    A 16-year-old boy was wounded Thursday morning in a shooting in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

  • Michael McDonough Resident of BelCragin

    Now l know why l couldn't get to 45th and Rockwell with a passenger l had going in that neighborhood Friday afternoon.

Oct 28

Video released of truck that intentionally rammed pickup, killing man

...15 a.m. Pena lived just a little more than a mile away in the 5300 block of South Fairfield Avenue.  The driver of the attacking vehicle was last seen heading south on Kedzie...

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The larger pickup hit Pena's near 5500 S. Kedzie Ave., and Pena lost control near 5700 S. Kedzie and hit a tree, police said in...

...larger pickup hit Pena's near 5500 S. Kedzie Ave., and Pena lost control near 5700 S. Kedzie and hit a tree, police said in an alert issued with the video. Pena's...

    Video released of truck that intentionally rammed pickup, killing man
    Chicago police Friday evening released surveillance video of a truck that rammed another pickup and pushed it two blocks before causing it to hit a tree, killing the driver. The driver of the black Ford F250 or F350 intentionally rammed the pickup truck driven by a man identified by authorities as Eduardo A.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 27

Hobart group steels for new opposition to ICE detention facility

...operates for-profit prisons and detention centers, is proposing the former St. Sava site at 4101 W. 49th Ave., and the company itself has not replied to several requests for comment...

    Hobart group steels for new opposition to ICE detention facility
    The Concerned Citizens of Hobart are continuing to be vigilant in their fight against a possible for-profit detention facility on 49th Avenue after learning that a federal agency is once again seeking requests for information on possible detention sites in the Chicago area. A spokeswoman for U.S.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 27

Lost Dogs Illinois shared their post.

This little poodle mix is Oso, missing from #GagePark (53rd and Troy) #Chicago #IL #CookCty since 10/20/17. It has been a week now. Has anyone seen him? Please call the owners right away if you do at 773-614-3855 they are worried sick. He has distinguisable bite marks on his back end and legs. Any information would be appreciated, and please reshare to help them get the word out he is still #lost!

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Oct 27

Boy, 15, Killed, 14-Year-Old Wounded In Shooting

They were struck when shots were fired at 3:36 p.m. in the 2500 block of West 45th Street, police said. The two boys ran away after the shooting, and the number of shooters was unknown.

    Boy, 15, Killed, 14-Year-Old Wounded In Shooting
    (CBS) - A 15-year-old boy was killed and a 14-year-old boy was seriously wounded in a shooting Thursday afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to Chicago Police. They were struck when shots were fired at 3:36 p.m. in the 2500 block of West 45th Street, police said.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Oct 26

15-year-old boy killed, 14-year-old wounded in Southwest Side shooting

The 15-year-old boy and the 14-year-old boy were shot around 3:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of West 45th Street, police said.

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The shooting occurred around 10:25 a.m. in the 2500 block of North Lockwood Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood, police said.

On the Far South Side, a 19-year-old man was shot in the hand around 1 p.m. in the 400 block of East 103rd Street in the Roseland neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital where he was listed in good condition, police said.

On the South Side, a 22-year-old man was wounded around 10:40 a.m. in the 4100 block of South Michigan Avenue in the Bronzeville neighborhood, police said. He was in a vehicle when a gray car pulled up and someone fired shots, striking the man in the left side of the face and body.

In the South Side's Gresham neighborhood, a teenage boy was shot shortly before 10 a.m. in the 7900 block of South May Street, police said. The teen suffered a wound to the foot and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was in good condition.

    Boy, 16, wounded in shooting on South Side
    A 16-year-old boy was wounded Thursday morning in a shooting in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 23

Identity released of man killed after pickup truck was intentionally rammed

Pena's car came to a stop in the 5700 block of South Kedzie Avenue in the South Side's Gage Park neighborhood around 2:15 a.m. Pena lived just a little more than a mile away in the 5300 block of South Fairfield Avenue

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A man was critically injured when another motorist rammed his pickup truck in the 5700 block of South Kedzie Avenue on Oct. 22, 2017.

    Man who was killed after pickup truck intentionally rammed identified
    Police have identified the man who was killed when police said a driver intentionally rammed the pickup truck he was driving early Sunday morning. The Cook County medical examiner's office identified the man as Eduardo A. Pena, 21. He died after the vehicle pushed his 1998 Ford Ranger truck more than two blocks, until it struck a tree, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 23

Man who was killed after pickup truck intentionally rammed identified

Pena's car came to a stop in the 5700 block of South Kedzie Avenue in the South Side's Gage Park neighborhood around 2:15 a.m. Pena lived just a little more than a mile away in the 5300 block of South Fairfield Avenue

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A man was critically injured when another motorist rammed his pickup truck in the 5700 block of South Kedzie Avenue on Oct. 22, 2017.

    Man who was killed after pickup truck intentionally rammed identified
    Police have identified the man who was killed when police said a driver intentionally rammed the pickup truck he was driving early Sunday morning. The Cook County medical examiner's office identified the man as Eduardo A. Pena, 21. He died after the vehicle pushed his 1998 Ford Ranger truck more than two blocks, until it struck a tree, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 22

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Is This Your Lost Dog? #Chicago #IL #ArcherHeights (Archer & Christiana) Male Poodle Toy.White Call 773-606-2542 Email Bribandera@gmail.com to identify. This...


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