Bronzeville Fire Damages Commercial BuildingsA two-alarm fire that damaged two buildings in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood from Tuesday night to Wednesday morning has been extinguished.
Three Teens Shot In BronzevilleThe three were walking on the sidewalk in the 4700 block of South Calumet Avenue about 3:10 p.m. when they were shot by someone in a passing vehicle, police said.
Girl Rescued From Kidnapping Attempt In BronzevillePolice said a man jumped out of a vehicle at the bus stop at 36th Street and King Drive around 6:30 p.m., grabbed the girl by the neck, and tried to shove her into his car.
1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Tuesday Across ChicagoThe man was killed and a woman was injured in a Chatham neighborhood shooting on the South Side. About 8:30 p.m., the pair was sitting in a vehicle in the 8200 block of South Lafayette when another vehicle approached and someone inside opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
Two In Custody After Shooting, Crash In BronzevilleTwo men were walking in the 200 block of East 51st Street at 8:50 a.m. when numerous shots were fired from a passing black car, according to Chicago Police.
Bronzeville Residents Want To Build Monument To Ida B. WellsActivists hoping to erect a monument to civil rights pioneer and suffragette Ida B. Wells have raised more than $2,400 through a crowdfuding effort, hoping to build a statue at the former public housing site that once bore her name.
100-Year-Old Church In Bronzeville Breaks Ground On New Sanctuary, Community CenterThe groundbreaking for the new sanctuary and community center brought out Apostolic Faith Church members as well as dignitaries including Illinois U.S. Senator Dick Durbin.
4 Killed, 53 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe latest homicide happened Sunday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. About 3 p.m., Quinton Dgoins, 25, was inside a car in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt Road when another car drove by and people from inside both cars began shooting at each other.
Man Charged With Fatal Shooting In BronzevilleMarvin Lee, 34, faces one felony count of first-degree murder, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Man Dies In Bronzeville Building CollapseFirefighters responded to a partial building collapse at 505 E. Pershing Rd. around 11:40 a.m., and found that a concrete roof had collapsed and taken out a portion of a brick wall in a one-story building, and landed on a worker.
Weekend Shooting Death Toll Rises To Four In Chicago, 35 Others WoundedMost recently, two teenage boys were shot in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side. The boys, ages 16 and 17, were shot at 1:49 p.m. Saturday in the 0-100 block of West Pershing, police said.
Two Teens Shot In BronzevilleThe boys, ages 16 and 17, were shot at 1:49 p.m. in the 0-100 block of West Pershing Road, police said.