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3 Shot In South Shore Neighborhood

Three people were shot Saturday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.


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Woman Dead, Man Wounded In Grand Crossing Shooting

Police are searching for a gunman who killed a woman and wounded a man in a drive-by shooting in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Carter Funeral Home

South Shore Funeral Home Expects To Reopen Soon

Five days after his funeral home was shut down for lack of heat or power, a South Shore mortician said he’s not about to go out of business.

WBBM Newsradio–02/26/2012

Harry Carter

Funeral Home Owner: I Did Nothing Wrong

The owner of a South Shore neighborhood funeral home is defending himself, after police and city inspectors shut down his business and said they found several code violations.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

Dobson Avenue Fatal Crash

1 Dead, 3 Injured In Grand Crossing Crash

One person was killed, and three others were injured, in a crash overnight in the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Chicago Commemorates Firefighters Killed 1 Year Ago

A memorial was held Thursday morning, one year to the day after two Chicago firefighters died when the roof of a South Shore neighborhood building collapsed in a fire.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

75th Street Fire

Owners Of Building Where Firefighters Died Charged With Criminal Contempt

The owners of the South Side laundry where two Chicago firefighters died a year ago, are now facing criminal charges.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Kenon Jackson

3 Charged With Beating, Robbing Men In South Shore

A 12-year-old boy is one of the three suspects charged with beating and robbing two men this week in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011


3 Held In South Shore Robberies, Beatings

Police are holding three suspects who are suspected of robbing and beating two men in the South Shore neighborhood Tuesday evening.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Man Dead After Shooting At South Shore Bus Stop

A man has died after being shot at a bus stop during the morning rush Tuesday in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

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Fight Over Song At Bar Leads To Shooting; Cop Returns Fire

An off-duty Chicago Police officer returned fire at a man who shot his friend overnight, after a fight that stemmed from a song someone wanted a DJ at a bar to play.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

2 Police Officers Injured In South Shore Crash

Two Chicago Police officers were taken to the hospital Wednesday morning, after a car slammed into their police van while they tried to make a traffic stop in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Dies After Jumping Onto Red Line Tracks

A man is dead after he jumped from a CTA train Sunday afternoon in an apparent suicide on the South Side, police said.


A car struck a CTA bus, injuring 11 people Tuesday. (CBS)

South Side Chase, Shooting Results In Bus Crash

Eleven people were hurt Tuesday morning when a car slammed into a CTA bus while fleeing from a group of men who were shooting at the car while chasing it in two other vehicles.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2011

One teen who was critically injured after being shot flagged down a CTA bus for help. (Credit: CBS)

Search On For Gunman In Shooting Near School

Two teens remain hospitalized, as police look for the assailant who shot them as they waited for a bus near South Shore High School.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2011

Army & Lou's

Army & Lou’s Restaurant Closes

A beloved South Side soul food restaurant that was a favorite of the late Mayor Harold Washington has closed its doors.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

75th Street Fire

Crackdown May Be Coming On Vacant Buildings

The deaths last month of two Chicago firefighters in a roof collapse may result in a tougher law regarding vacant buildings.

WBBM Newsradio–01/26/2011

Corey Ankum Funeral

Funeral Service Held For Firefighter Ankum

It is another day of mourning for the city and its bravest, as firefighter Corey Ankum is remembered by family, friends and colleagues.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2010

Corey Ankum

Visitation Set For Firefighter Corey Ankum

Visitation is set for today for fallen Chicago firefighter Corey Ankum, one of two firefighters killed when a roof and wall collapsed at the scene of a fire last week.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Firefighter Edward Stringer Funeral

Last Respects For Fallen Firefighter

Hundreds of firefighters gathered Tuesday to say their final farewells to the first of two Chicago firefighters killed last week.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2010