Two Shot In West Garfield ParkA man and woman were in a parking lot in the 500 block of South Kostner Avenue about 5:52 p.m. when someone walked up and shot them as they opened fire on a nearby vehicle, police said.
Bicyclist Killed, Pedestrian Injured In Lawndale CrashThe 55-year-old man was riding a bicycle when he was struck by the vehicle about 11:20 p.m. near South Kostner Avenue and West 14th Street, according to Chicago Police. The vehicle then hit a 45-year-old man walking nearby.
West Garfield Park Building Partially Collapses In FireFirefighters were waiting for building inspectors to allow them to begin searching the rubble for victims in what’s left of the apartment building near Van Buren Street and Kostner Avenue.
Mother Gives Birth In Van Near Eisenhower ExpresswayA woman gave birth to a baby girl early Wednesday in a van just off the Eisenhower expressway.
Toddler Dies A Day After Three-Story Fall From WindowMohammed Alyamani fell from the top floor of a three-flat apartment building in the 3700 block of North Kostner Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. He died Wednesday evening at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.
Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze In North LawndaleThe blaze, reported just after noon, is in the basement of a five-story warehouse that used to be a furniture company at 1034 S. Kostner Ave.
2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsA man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.
Man Shot While Fleeing Gunman In Garfield ParkA 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.
Woman Killed In West Side Crash A woman was killed Saturday morning when the car she was driving on the West Side crashed into a tree.
3 Accidents On I-290 Leave One Person DeadThree accidents -- one fatal -- brought traffic to a standstill Saturday night on the Eisenhower Expressway.
2 Men Stabbed, 2 Women Battered In NW Side FightTwo men were stabbed and two women were beaten up during a fight early Sunday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.
Man Critically Injured In West Side FireA blaze at a strip mall in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood left one person critically injured Saturday evening, according to a spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department.