A Chicago Target store.  (CBS)

New Target Opens On Former Site Of Cabrini Green Housing Development

The big retailer Target is opening its latest store on property that was once a part of the CHA’s Cabrini Green Housing Development, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.


Officials break ground for a new Target on Near North Side. (Credit: Steve Miller/Newsradio 780/105.9FM)

Target Breaks Ground For Store In Heart Of Old Cabrini-Green

Target has broken ground for a new store in the heart of what used to be Cabrini-Green–and promising 200 new jobs after the store opens a year from now.


Germaine Walker, 21, is charged with aggravated battery and aggravated unlawful restraint, for allegedly attacking a female jogger and dragging her into an alley in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood on July 22, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

$750,000 Bond For Man Who Allegedly Tried To Rape Old Town Triangle Jogger

A Chicago man is being held on $750,000 bond for allegedly attacking a woman Sunday morning as she jogged in the Old Town Triangle over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

(Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Jennifer Hudson Befriends Woman Once Known as ‘Girl X’

Jennifer Hudson recently befriended the victim of another horrendous crime, according to a report Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

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Man Killed In Near North Side Domestic Stabbing; Woman Arrested

A man is dead and a woman was in police custody Wednesday morning, after a domestic stabbing in a Near North Side apartment.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Antonio Davis, Tyquan Tyler

4 Dead, 31 Wounded In Shootings This Weekend

Two boys – ages 13 and 14 – were among four killed, and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2012

Empty Classroom

Parents: Longer School Day Is Bad For Kids

Parents who oppose a longer school day at a Near North Side elementary school say a new survey shows what they’ve been saying all along.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Vatrell Knox

Missing Highland Park Boy Found On Near North Side

A missing 12-year old north suburban boy has been found safe in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

B.T. Gregory pushes the wheelchair of his 17-year-old son. (CBS)

Burglars Torture Man With Red-Hot Spoon, Steal Van Used For Disabled Son

A 70-year-old man says burglars tortured him with a red-hot spoon in his apartment in the old Cabrini-Green neighborhood, and stole the van he uses for his disabled son.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

Stolen Lexus Crash

Police: Teen Girls Charged With Stealing, Crashing SUV Also Beat Up Girl, 10

Two teenage girls charged with helping steal and crash a Lexus in River North are in even more trouble, now facing charges for attacking and beating a 10-year-old girl in the old Cabrini-Green neighborhood last week.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

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Man, Teen Girls Steal SUV, Crash Into Pole In River North

A joyride in a stolen Lexus ended in a crash in River North that left a 14-year-old girl in critical condition, and a man and another teenage girl behind bars.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Cabrini Green Row Houses

CHA To Clear Out Most Cabrini-Green Row Houses

The Chicago Housing Authority is relocating 33 families living in row houses at what remains of the Cabrini-Green public housing development.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Cabrini-Green Demolition

Demolition Begins On Last Cabrini-Green High-Rise

Demolition has begun on the last high-rise standing in the Cabrini-Green public housing development.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011

A Chicago Target store.  (CBS)

New Target Store May Be Coming To Cabrini Site

A new Target store may be coming to the former site one of the many high-rises in the Cabrini-Green public housing development.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2011

Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

Clerical Error Saves Cabrini Resident From Eviction

A Cabrini-Green resident accused of harboring drug dealers cannot be evicted because an official forgot to check a box on her lease agreement, a Cook County judge has ruled.


Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

Cabrini-Green Set For Demolition

After 58 years, the once-sprawling Cabrini-Green housing complex finally closes its last high-rise today after the last tenant moved out today.


Cabrini-Green Moving

Last Family Leaves Cabrini-Green

The last family is moving out of the sole remaining high-rise in the Cabrini-Green public housing development.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2010

Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

Judge Gives Cabrini Residents 10 Days To Move

A federal judge told the two families still living in the last remaining Cabrini-Green public housing development high-rise to move out within 10 days.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010

Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

CHA Goes To Court To Close Cabrini Building

The Chicago Housing Authority wants a federal judge to approve the closure of the last high-rise at the Cabrini-Green public housing project.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2010

Last Cabrini-Green High Rise

Last Cabrini-Green High-Rise Closing

The last residents are moving out of the last high-rise of Cabrini-Green public housing development, but some say they are not ready to go.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010