Bronzeville

Police cordon off the Bronzeville block where a man was shot in the shoulder Thursday night. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

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.

07/24/2015

Rendering of the Mariano's grocery store under construction in Bronzeville. (Source: WBS Equities)

New Mariano’s Store To Include Artistic Nods To Famous Bronzeville Residents

A new Mariano’s Fresh Market opening next summer in Bronzeville plans to bring a lot more than groceries to the neighborhood.

07/17/2015

Police investigate after a teenage boy was shot in the Bronzeville neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

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.

07/16/2015

A Chicago police officer searches for evidence after a teenager was shot and killed in Hadiya Pendleton Park on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Young Man Wants To Leave Chicago After Escaping Deadly Shooting At Hadiya Pendleton Park

A man who narrowly escaped injury in a shooting that killed a teenager at a park dedicated to non-violence said the experience has changed his life.

07/06/2015

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9 Killed, 53 Wounded In Holiday Weekend Shootings

Fourth of July weekend shootings have left nine people dead — including a 7-year-old boy — and at least 53 others injured since Thursday evening.

07/06/2015

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One Killed, One Injured In Bronzeville Shooting

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 5:31 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

07/03/2015

Authorities investigate a fatal shooting  Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of 35th and Indiana. | Sam Charles / Sun-Times

Police: Two In Custody In Connection With Fatal Shooting Near CPD Headquarters In Bronzeville

Chicago police have taken two people into custody in a deadly drive-by shooting that happened just a block from police headquarters in the Bronzeville neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.

06/24/2015

Authorities investigate a fatal shooting  Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of 35th and Indiana. | Sam Charles / Sun-Times

1 Killed, 3 Injured In Bronzeville Drive-By Near CPD Headquarters

A 52-year-old man was killed and three other people injured in a Bronzeville neighborhood drive-by shooting Tuesday evening, about a block away from Chicago Police Department headquarters.

06/23/2015

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Chicago Worshippers Reflect On Church Massacre: ‘It Upsets My Soul’

Parishioners at the Grant Memorial AME church in Bronzeville held a prayer service for their sister church, Emanuel AME, where nine people were gunned down by a stranger they had welcomed to the church. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

06/19/2015

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Man Charged With Fatally Shooting Teen, Wounding Another In Bronzeville

A South Shore man has been charged with shooting two teenage boys—one of them fatally—over Memorial Day Weekend in Bronzeville.

06/14/2015

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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings Since Thursday Afternoon

Three men were killed and at least eight other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Thursday afternoon and early Friday, police said.

06/12/2015

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Man Killed In Bronzeville Shooting

About 1 a.m., the 38-year-old was shot in the chest and abdomen in the 4200 block of South Calumet Avenue, police said.

06/12/2015

Students, teachers, and others march for an end to violent crime in Chicago, ahead of summer vacation. (Credit: Perspectives Charter Schools/Instagram)

Students Lead Peace March On South Side

More than 2,500 people, mostly kids, were marching from the South Loop to Bronzeville on Friday, demanding an end to the violence on the streets as students get ready to start their summer break.

06/05/2015

More than 1,000 students from the Perspectives Charter Schools staged a peace march on June 5, 2014, a day before the last day of school, to send a message about their commitment to fighting violence in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Students Plan 3rd Annual Peace March On South Side

The march will step off at 10 a.m. in the South Loop. Students from all five Perspectives Charter Schools will march to the Bronzeville neighborhood. Kids from Evanston, Tennessee, and Georgia also will join the effort.

06/05/2015

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12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s most recent fatal shooting happened Monday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. About 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and the leg in the 4900 block of West Erie, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.

05/26/2015

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Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Bronzeville

Two men with a handgun have walked up to people and taken their property, according to a community alert from Wentworth District Chicago Police.

04/22/2015

The driver of this car was killed when he was shot multiple times in the 400 block of East 47th Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Dead, One Wounded In Bronzeville Shooting

About 2:20 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot multiple times as he drove his vehicle in the 400 block of East 47th Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. His 26-year-old passenger was shot in the back and also suffered a graze wound to the neck, police said. He was being treated at Stroger Hospital.

04/21/2015

Clint Baker (Credit: Chicago Police)

Boy, 15, Missing From Bronzeville

Clint Baker was last seen about noon March 31 in the 4200 block of South Michigan Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

04/09/2015

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One Dead, Eight Wounded In Monday Shootings

About 1:50 p.m., a man was shot to death in Englewood, police said. Keith Stokes, 24, was riding in a vehicle in the 5700 block of South Morgan when another vehicle approached and someone inside started shooting. Stokes was shot several times in the upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:07 p.m.

03/31/2015

Mayoral hopeful Jesus "Chuy" Garcia and Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis have lunch Thursday in Bronzeville, with less than two weeks until the runoff election against Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Credit: Twitter/@garcia4chicago)

Garcia And Lewis Talk Campaign Strategy Over Lunch

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis joined mayoral candidate Jesus “Chuy” Garcia for a strategy session Thursday afternoon in Bronzeville, their first joint appearance in several weeks.

03/26/2015

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