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Man Attempts To Lure Girl, 12, Near 26th And Indiana

Parents on the northern end of the Bronzeville neighborhood are on alert, after a man tried to lure a young girl on her way to school.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012

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Man Beats Female Security Guard In Bronzeville

Police were seeking the man who pummeled an unarmed security guard outside a Bronzeville apartment complex on Saturday.


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Report: Wal-Mart Signs 20-Year Lease For New Bronzeville Development

Wal-Mart is making another foray into Chicago’s South Side – this time in the Bronzeville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

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Elderly Woman Injured In Bronzeville Home Invasion

An 88-year-old woman sustained injuries after struggling with a masked man who broke into her South Side Bronzeville neighborhood Friday night and put a knife to her throat and robbed her.


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Front Porch Collapses, But Woman Refuses To Leave

A senior citizen is refusing to leave her South Side home, even though it’s literally crumbling around her.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012


Man Found Shot, Killed In Bronzeville

A man was found fatally shot on the street early Monday in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood, police said.


The sign for Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood. (CBS)

Bronzeville Sees Cultural Opportunity From NATO Summit

Promoters of the Bronzeville community on the city’s Near South Side say they’re hoping the NATO meeting next weekend exposes more people to their historic neighborhood.


The sign for Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood. (CBS)

Bronzeville Welcomes NATO Summit As Good For Business

For many Chicagoans, the NATO summit could be a giant headache. But as CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, that’s not the feeling in the city’s Bronzeville neighborhood.


City Should Forget NATO, Focus On Getting Black Men Jobs, Advocates Say

A Bronzeville-based group says City Hall should set its sights on putting more black men to work–instead of hosting an international meeting like NATO.


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1 Dead, 16 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One person is dead and at least another 16 wounded in violence throughout the city this weekend.



Man Shot During Robbery In Bronzeville Alley

A man was shot while being robbed Friday night in an alley in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.


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Strong-Arm Robbers Hitting Hyde Park, Washington Park, Bronzeville

Police have issued a community alert about a rash of robberies on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012

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Two People Shot In Bronzeville

Two people were wounded, one critically, early Sunday in a South Side Bronzeville neighborhood shooting, officials said.


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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.


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13 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Friday And Saturday

At least 13 people, including a 10-year-old girl, were wounded in separate shootings throughout the city Friday evening and Saturday morning.


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New, State-Of-The-Art Bank Opens In Bronzeville

The Bronzeville neighborhood celebrated the opening of a new bank Thursday.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

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Parents, Activists Protest Planned School Closings At City Hall

Parents on Wednesday took their concerns over the Chicago Public Schools turnaround right to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s welcome mat.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

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Architectural Tour Offers Glimpse Behind The Scenes Of 130 Sites

From universities, to churches to funeral homes, the Chicago Architecture Foundation is offering a free behind the scenes looks at dozens of locations citywide.

WBBM Newsradio–10/13/2011

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Suspects Caught After 10-Mile Chase, Shots At Police

Several suspects were in police custody Monday morning, after police chased a carjacked van for about 10 miles on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Rahm Emanuel discusses early childhood education rating system. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

Emanuel Seeks TIF Funds For Library, School Parking Lot

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is proposing using Tax Increment Financing funds to build a new library in the Albany Park neighborhood and a parking lot for a school in Bronzeville.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011