Bronzeville

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

Hadiya Pendleton (Supplied to CBS)

Park District To Rename South Side Park After Hadiya Pendleton

Two years after she was slain in the Kenwood neighborhood, the Chicago Park District board has voted to name a Bronzeville park in memory of honor student Hadiya Pendleton.

02/12/2015

Some sidewalks remain unshoveled in Bronzeville. (CBS)

Days After Blizzard, Absentee Owners Still Neglecting Sidewalks

Some Bronzeville residents complain that the city hasn’t cracked down on absentee owners. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

02/06/2015

A Mariano's sign. (CBS)

Bronzeville Residents Slam CHA For Giving Public Housing Land To Mariano’s

South Side residents expressed frustration Thursday with the pace of replacing public housing that was torn down at the site of what will become a Mariano’s grocery store in Bronzeville.

02/05/2015

Dwight Brown (Credit: Chicago Police)

Prosecutors: Man Beat, Hacked Mother To Death With Knife

Dwight Brown, 40, was charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of armed robbery, police announced late Tuesday.

02/04/2015

A car that had been reported stolen crashed through an iron fence and rolled over in the front yard of a Bronzeville home early Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Stolen Car Flips Over In Front Yard Of Bronzeville Home

The car was travelling north in the 4100 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue about 12:15 a.m. when it lost control, hit an iron fence and flipped over, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.

01/29/2015

A Mariano's sign. (CBS)

Mariano’s Breaks Ground On Bronzeville Store

The supermarket will open next year in the Bronzeville neighborhood, at the corner of Pershing Road and King Drive, making it the first Mariano’s on the South Side.

01/15/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Boy, 16, Shot And Killed In Bronzeville

About 9:50 p.m., Terrell Campbell was walking through a lot in the 300 block of East Pershing Road when two males walked up and shot him in the chest, legs and abdomen, officials said.

01/14/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot And Killed In Bronzeville

About 5:30 p.m., 37-year-old Torrente G. Pickens was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle in the 100 block of East 44th Street, police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said.

10/07/2014

Several Chicago police vehicles responded to Dunbar High School on Thursday after a large brawl at the school. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Bronzeville School Evacuated After Fight Breaks Out

What started with a false fire alarm ended with three students in custody — and a great big mess in the school.

09/25/2014

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Police: Man Tried To Sexually Assault Teen Walking To School

Police are searching for a man who tried to sexually assault a 14-year-old girl as she was walking to school Wednesday morning in the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood.

09/17/2014

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Boy, 17, Fatally Shot In Bronzeville

The boy was in the 3900 block of South Prairie about 2:58 p.m. when he was shot in the head, police said.

09/13/2014

Rendering of two new pedestrian and bicycle bridges over Lake Shore Drive at 41st Street and 43rd Street. (Credit: Cordogan Clark & Associates)

Construction Set For Two New Bridges Linking Bronzeville To Lakefront

Construction has been slated to begin this fall on two new pedestrian and bicycle bridges over Lake Shore Drive at 41st and 43rd streets. They will replace an outdated bridge at 43rd Street that has no ramp for bicycle or wheelchair access.

09/12/2014

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CTA Bus Hits Parked Cars In Bronzeville

Seven people were taken to hospitals Thursday morning, after a CTA bus struck two parked cars in the Bronzeville neighborhood.

09/11/2014

De La Salle Institute (Credit: Facebook)

De La Salle Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Five Chicago mayors have attended De La Salle; including both Richard J. Daley and his son Richard M. Daley, Frank Corr, Martin Kennelly and Michael Bilandic. Other notable alums include the late Cook County Board Presidents George Dunne and Dan Ryan, and broadcasting brothers Bryant and Greg Gumbel.

08/22/2014

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Man Shot, Killed Near CPD Headquarters

A man was shot and killed about one block away from the Chicago Police Department Headquarters in the Bronzeville neighborhood Friday night.

08/16/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Two Teens Wounded In Separate Bronzeville Shootings

Two teenage boys — both 16 years old — were wounded in separate shootings less than a mile away from each other and 10 minutes apart early Friday in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side.

07/18/2014

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