Maplewood Avenue

Man Shot In Marquette ParkAbout 9:30 p.m., the man was shot in the ankle in the 6500 block of South Maplewood Avenue, police said.
1 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings In Early Hours Of New YearA West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.
County Clerk's Employee Killed In Hit-And-Run In West Rogers ParkA father of three who worked at the Cook County Clerk’s office was killed Monday night, when he and his brother-in-law were struck by a hit-and-run driver in the West Rogers Park neighborhood.
2 Killed, 5 Shot -- Including Pregnant Woman -- In Overnight Gun ViolenceTwo men were killed and five people were wounded – including a 17-year-old pregnant girl – in a rash of shootings late Monday and early Tuesday.
Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side NeighborhoodsPolice are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.
School Evacuated When Nearby Gas Line Explodes In Logan SquareA school was evacuated in the Logan Square neighborhood Wednesday morning when a gas line exploded.
Charges Upgraded To Murder In Attack On SeniorCharges were upgraded to murder this week for two women accused of robbing and using a steel barbell in Feb. 2009 to beat a 73-year-old woman.