Morgan Park

A home in the 2100 block of West 107th Place was leveled by an apparent natural gas explosion on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Restaurant Hold Fundraiser For Morgan Park Family That Lost Home In Explosion

An Evergreen Park fast-food restaurant is lending a helping hand to a family whose home exploded in Morgan Park Dec. 2.

12/17/2014

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1 Killed, 8 Others Wounded In Citywide Shootings Monday

At 4:49 p.m., a 19-year-old man was shot and killed in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. The man was shot several times in the 900 block of North Central Park Avenue, police said.

12/09/2014

Natural Gas Flame

Peoples Gas Restores Service To Dozens In Beverly And Morgan Park

Peoples Gas crews were spending the day dealing with two gas line issues in the Beverly and Morgan Park neighborhoods on Thursday.

12/04/2014

A home in the 2100 block of West 107th Place was leveled by an apparent natural gas explosion on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Peoples Gas Repairs Damaged Main After Service Knocked Out To More Than 90 Homes

Another gas main hit by a Water Department crew on the South Side is leaving 91 customers without service.

12/03/2014

A home in the 2100 block of West 107th Place was leveled by an apparent natural gas explosion on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Home Explodes In Morgan Park

The house was leveled in the blast. The explosion also caused visible damage to the two homes on either side.

12/02/2014

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Off-Duty CPD Officer Suspected Of Being Drunk, Firing At Suburban Cop Near Police Station

An off-duty Chicago Police officer has been stripped of his arrest powers after he allegedly fired multiple times at an off-duty suburban cop who tried to pull him over after suspecting he was driving drunk, law enforcement sources said Monday.

11/24/2014

Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a U.S. Bank branch Saturday on the Far South Side. | photo from FBI

Bank Robbed In Morgan Park

A U.S. Bank branch was robbed Saturday morning in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.

11/08/2014

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6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Thursday

At least six people were wounded in shootings across the city Thursday. Most recently, a man was shot in the left foot in the Pilsen neighborhood.

10/31/2014

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Man Shot In Morgan Park

The man in his 20s was in the 11300 block of South Homewood Avenue about 9:45 p.m. when he was shot, police said, citing preliminary information. He suffered a graze wound to his abdomen.

09/25/2014

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Morgan Park Residents Upset After Racist Graffiti Spray Painted On Cars, Garage Door

Residents of one South Side neighborhood are upset over racist graffiti that someone has sprayed on their property, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.

09/21/2014

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3 Dead, 37 Wounded In Labor Day Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in Rogers Park. Two men were shot in the 7400 block of North Ridge. One was shot in the abdomen and the leg. He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital, where he died. The other man was shot in the leg and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

09/02/2014

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Man Shot In Morgan Park

The 27-year-old was standing on a sidewalk with a group of people about 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Carpenter Street and 113th Place when someone walked out of a gangway across the street and started shooting.

08/14/2014

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4 Dead, 22 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 9 p.m. Sunday in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.

08/04/2014

Police investigate scene where a 17-year-old was fatally shot Sunday night. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Teen Shot And Killed In Morgan Park

Jerome N. Harris, 17, was shot in the neck about 9 p.m. in the 1100 block of West 112th Place.

08/04/2014

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Retired Chicago Police Officer Missing

A retired Chicago Police Officer who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease is missing from his Morgan Park home on the South Side.

05/29/2014

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1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Across City On Tuesday

A man was shot and killed during a carjacking Tuesday night in the Ashburn neighborhood on the South Side.

05/28/2014

The Morgan Park Academy campus on the South Side of Chicago. (Credit: morganparkacademy.org)

Student Falls Out Window At Morgan Park Academy

A middle school student broke both legs after falling out a window Friday morning at a private school in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

05/09/2014

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Teenager Shot In Morgan Park

A 17-year-old boy was shot Sunday afternoon in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.

04/27/2014

After sending letters to seniors living at the Smith Village retirement community, kindergarteners from St. Cajetan met their pen pals in person on Tuesday. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Morgan Park Kindergartners Meet Elderly Pen Pals

Monica and Kate are new pen pals who met for the first time in person on Tuesday. Monica Joria is 100 years old. Kate is 5, and is in kindergarten at St. Cajetan Elementary School in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

04/01/2014

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UPDATE: Body Found In Sewer Is Woman Missing Since 2011

A body found wrapped earlier this week in a drain pipe, wrapped in plastic, is that of a Morgan Park woman who disappeared in 2011, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office confirms.

03/07/2014

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