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1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Monday

One man was killed and at least six people, including three teenage boys, were injured in shootings across the city Monday night.

07/22/2014

Phoebe Housmah (Credit: Chicago Police)

Missing 11-Year-Old Girl Located

An 11-year-old girl has been located after being reported missing Monday night.

07/08/2014

A 21-year-old woman was killed in a shooting in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on Monday evening. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Slain, 7 Others Shot In Chicago Monday Night

A 19-year-old woman was shot and killed Monday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, and at least seven other people were wounded in various other shootings across the city.

07/08/2014

A house in the South Side Englewood neighborhood collapsed Thursday after an early-morning fire. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Englewood Home Collapses After Fire

The fire at the home in the 6500 block of South Emerald Avenue was extinguished about 3:30 a.m., according to Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs. At 5:30 a.m., CFD Media Affairs said the house had collapsed.

07/03/2014

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Urban Garden Offers Hope For Englewood Residents

A garden in the city is giving new hope to a long neglected neighborhood.

07/01/2014

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Man Shot And Killed In Englewood

The man was shot about 10:50 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Sangamon Street. The man got out of a tan colored sedan and was talking to another male on the street when a third male walked out from a gangway and shot him in the head.

06/26/2014

Taylor Townsend. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Budding Englewood Tennis Star ‘Does Not Put Herself On This Pedestal”

After pulling off a stunning upset in the French Open, a tennis player from Englewood gets another shot at making a splash in a major tournament, when she plays her first match at Wimbledon on Tuesday.

06/23/2014

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Emanuel Gets Help Raising Cash From His Former Boss, Bill Clinton

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s former boss, Bill Clinton, was in town Friday to help his re-election efforts. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

06/20/2014

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Man, Woman Seriously Hurt In Englewood Shooting

Two people were seriously wounded in a shooting early Sunday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

06/15/2014

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Two Men Critically Wounded In Englewood Drive-By Shooting

Two men were critically injured in an Englewood neighborhood drive-by shooting Friday night on the South Side.

06/14/2014

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Englewood School Holds First Graduation

An incredible story out of Englewood that will make you smile: the very first graduating class at Johnson College Prep getting their diplomas. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

06/09/2014

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Englewood Charter School’s First Senior Class To Graduate Monday

Next Monday is a big day for a charter school in the Englewood neighborhood. Johnson College Prep High School’s first graduation will be staged at the Field Museum.

06/06/2014

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Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a 24-year-old man was wounded in the Gage Park neighborhood about 7:15 p.m. The man was in the 5100 block of South Oakley Avenue when he was shot multiple times, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in “stable” condition.

06/06/2014

Kusanya in swahili roughly means "to gather." (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

Englewood Cafe Succeeds Where The ‘Chicago Political Machine’ Fails

Looking at Kusanya Cafe, which serves great coffee and food and acts as an anchor for the Englewood community, the path to improving Chicago’s impoverished and violence-plagued neighborhoods becomes clear.

06/05/2014

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1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened about 5 p.m. in the 4900 block of West End Avenue. Ronald Holliman, 18, and two men, ages 19 and 26, were outside when a group of males got out of a vehicle from an alley and fired multiple shots.

06/05/2014

This boy, thought to be 20 to 24 months old, was found alone in the Englewood neighborhood on Friday. Police are asking for help finding his parents. (Credit: Chicago Police)

UPDATE: Toddler Found Alone In Englewood Placed With Family Friend

Someone recognized the little boy’s picture on Facebook and called relatives, CBS 2 has learned.

05/30/2014

Taylor Townsend. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Chicago Native Townsend Eliminated At French Open

The 18-year-old Taylor Townsend fell 6-2, 6-2 to Carla Suarez Navarro in the third round.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

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3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting occurred Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

05/29/2014

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8 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

The most recent shooting happened about 11:45 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Escanaba Avenue, where a 21-year-old man was driving when someone opened fire, striking the man in the face and back, police said.

05/29/2014

Taylor Townsend. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Englewood’s Taylor Townsend Defies Odds With French Open Upset

Just getting to the French Open was a grueling experience for Chicago’s Taylor Townsend.

05/28/2014

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