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.
16 Shot In Chicago Since Friday NightMost recently, a man was shot while riding in a vehicle in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood. The 24-year-old was a passenger in the front seat of a vehicle traveling eastbound in the 2100 block of West Cullerton about 3:25 a.m. when another male walked up and shot him, police said.
Two Shot In BronzevilleThe shooting happened at 8:19 p.m. near 37th Street and Vincennes Avenue, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
5 Historical Facts You Didn't Know About ChicagoThere's plenty more to Chicago's history than the Great Chicago Fire. From a historic park system to a debate regarding the oldest home in the city, find out a little bit more about Chicago with these five facts.
1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Bronzeville ShootingTwo men exchanged gunfire during an argument in the 4700 block of South King Drive at 5:10 a.m., according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
Two Men Shot Near CPD HeadquartersThe shooting happened about 7:30 p.m. in the 3700 block of South Michigan Avenue, according to preliminary information from police. CPD headquarters are located at 3510 S. Michigan Ave.