Ford Heights Schools Closed Due To FloodingCottage Grove School, Medgar Evers School, and Tidye A. Phillips School were closed as a result of the flooding in Ford Heights.
Ford Heights Man Charged With Firing Shot At Sheriff’s OfficerDeandre Barnes allegedly fired shots at a sheriff’s officer Sunday at his home in the 1400 block of Diplomat Lane in Ford Heights.
Ford Heights Welcomes New Baseball FieldFormer Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel, now with the Royals, helped donate to the more-than-$200,000 project.
Ford Heights Woman Charged With Stabbing Boyfriend To DeathKeanna Kennedy, 31, was charged Monday with first-degree murder, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Three Shot In Ford HeightsA brawl broke out shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday at Woodlawn Avenue and Diplomat Lane, and shots were fired.
Weapons Recovered, 2 Arrested After Ford Heights Traffic StopTyrail Simpson, 20, was charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, while 20-year-old Karlos Rucker was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on a resisting/obstructing a peace officer charge, according to a statement from the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Man Charged With Fatal Ford Heights ShootingDuboris Harden, 22, faces first-degree murder charges for the Friday morning shooting in the 1400 block of 14th Place in Ford Heights, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Person In Custody In Fatal Ford Heights ShootingOfficers responding to a call of shots fired about 10:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of 14th Place in Ford Heights found Tyjuan Willingham with multiple gunshot wounds, according to Cook County sheriff’s police and the medical examiner’s office.
Man Charged With Kidnapping Girl In Ford HeightsThe girl was found in Charles Howard’s back yard in Ford Heights late Saturday night.
Cook County Accepting Applications For Rehabbed Public Housing Development In Ford Heights TuesdayIt has been seven years since Cook County opened up family housing to new applicants, so tomorrow a big line is expected at a newly rehabbed development in Ford Heights.
Man Wounded In Ford Heights ShootingThe 28-year-old man was sitting in his vehicle near the Atlantis Gentleman’s Club in the 1800 block of East Lincoln Highway at 3:10 a.m., when a man wearing a mask walked up to his vehicle, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s Office.
Unit In Ford Heights Apartment Complex Converted Into Grocery StoreA grocery store has its grand opening today in one of the Chicago area's starkest examples of a food desert.