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Vigil Protests Hundreds Of Chicago Children Lost To Violence

(CBS) — Several hundred people turned out for an evening rally and march Friday from Saint James Episcopal Cathedral, just off the Magnificent Mile, to Stroger Hospital. The protesters in the second annual “CrossWalk” attempted […]


Man Struck By Truck In South Side Crosswalk Dies

A Calumet Heights neighborhood man who was critically injured Saturday morning when he was struck by a truck while he was crossing a South Side street has died.


Violence victim Kevin Kennelly is remembered Monday during CrossWalk, a cross-town march. (CBS)

Hundreds March In Hopes Of Ending Violence

The four-mile trek began inside a packed St. James Cathedral and ended at Stroger hospital, where so many victims of violence die. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.


Buckingham Fountain

City To Restore LSD Crosswalk At ‘Queen’s Landing’

More than six years after the city removed the Lake Shore Drive crosswalk between Buckingham Fountain and Queen’s Landing, officials are now restoring the traffic lights and pedestrian crossing.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

Pedestrians brave a downtown crosswalk that is supposed to give them the right of way. (CBS)

Crosswalk Crackdown? Not So Much

Police last spring began enforcing a new state law protecting pedestrians at crosswalks, but the crackdown seems to have faded months later.

CBS 2–01/24/2011