Eggleston Avenue

Water leaking from underground froze into a huge sheet of ice on the 8900 block of South Eggleston Avenue. Neighbors said the leak went unfixed for weeks before city crews showed up to fix the problem. (Credit: Sharnia Lashley)

Water Leak Creates Icy Mess On Washington Heights Street

After losing patience with the city, due to weeks of waiting for someone to fix an underground water leak that turned their street into an icy mess, residents on a block in the Washington Heights neighborhood finally got the relief they sought on Wednesday.

01/14/2015

Three people were seriously hurt when a vehicle crashed into a building at 119th and Eggleston early Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

3 Seriously Hurt When Car Slams Into West Pullman Building

The vehicle was driven in to a building near 119th Street and Eggleston Avenue about 5:10 a.m.

06/18/2014

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At Least 10 Shot Across Chicago On Tuesday

Most recently, a man in his 20s was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side. The man was in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when he was shot in the hand, police said.

05/21/2014

Rayvon Lollis, Ronnie Ramsey, and Sheldon Cobb (left to right) were arrested for trespassing, and unlawful use of a weapon, after they were found with guns while filming a rap video in Englewood. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Guns Found During Filming Of Rap Video In Englewood

Officers responded to a report of criminal trespass in the 7400 block of South Eggleston Avenue at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday and found several males in the rear filming a rap video.

08/29/2013

Firefighters rescued a puppy from an extra-alarm fire in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on Aug. 13, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Puppy Rescued From Extra-Alarm Fire On South Side

The two-alarm fire spread to three consecutive buildings in the 7600 block of South Eggleston Avenue.

08/13/2013

Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Police Kill Pit Bull That Attacked Two People On South Side

A pit bull that had already attacked one person in the Englewood neighborhood Wednesday morning was shot dead by a Chicago Police sergeant as it attacked a 16-year-old boy on his way to school.

05/15/2013

Walter White (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Teens On Far South Side

Bond has been set at $200,000 for a 19-year-old man charged with the shooting this week of two boys in the Far South Side Washington Heights neighborhood.

10/27/2012

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Two Teens Wounded In South Side Shooting

Two teenagers were wounded in a Washington Heights shooting Thursday evening on South Side.

10/26/2012

Lafayette Johnson (Family Photo)

Man Shot And Killed While Attending Brother’s Birthday Party In Englewood

What began as a birthday celebration in Englewood ended Friday night in the shooting death of a man described as a dedicated husband and father.

10/13/2012

Jermaine Carter, Quiltavia Patterson

2 Dead, 2 Wounded In Drive-By Shooting On Far South Side

Two people are dead, and at least two others are wounded, after a drive-by shooting in the West Pullman neighborhood early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

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1 Dead, 4 Wounded In Thursday Evening Shootings

One person was killed, and four more were injured, in a rash of shootings Thursday evening on the city’s South and West sides.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2011

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Man Shot Dead On Street In Riverdale

Police are interviewing witnesses in the deadly shooting of a man in south suburban Riverdale.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011

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Boy Shot, Seriously Wounded In West Pullman

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the genitals and rectum this morning in the West Pullman neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

Photo Of Amtrak Rail Car. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Woman Dead, Man Hurt After Amtrak Crash

A 20-year-old woman is dead, and a man is in critical condition, after the car they were in went around train gates, and was struck by an Amtrak train on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2010