127th Street

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Man Wounded In West Pullman Shooting

The man was shot in the back at 9:50 p.m. in the 600 block of West 127th Street, police said, citing preliminary information.


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Crossing Guard Struck, Seriously Injured In West Pullman

Children were crossing the street around 4 p.m. Monday, when an SUV traveling “at a high rate of speed” struck the 27-year-old crossing guard at the intersection of 127th Street and Union Avenue, according to police.


Parking Ticket

Parking Ticket After Blizzard Tossed For Disabled Woman

Police in the tiny southern suburb of Calumet Park have a bad taste in their mouths after a judge tossed out a parking ticket for a Chicago woman Thursday.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

Union Avenue Fire

Fire Destroys Far South Side Grocery Store

An overnight fire destroyed a grocery store in the Far South Side’s West Pullman neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2011