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Residents in the Beverly and Morgan Park neighborhoods donated winter coats, blankets, soap, and other essentials to the 70 people who were displaced by an extra-alarm fire Thanksgiving weekend. Many of those put out by the fire lost everything they had in the blaze. (Credit: CBS)

Beverly-Morgan Park Residents Band Together To Help Fire Victims

Nearly 70 people lost everything this past weekend, when an extra-alarm fire ripped through their condo building in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

CBS 2–11/28/2012

Firefighters battle an extra-alarm blaze at an apartment building in the Morgan Park neighborhood on Nov. 24, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Donations Pour In To Help Victims Of Condo Fire

The alderman and state representative of Chicago’s Morgan Park neighborhood are pitching to help their neighbors who lost nearly everything in a weekend fire.

11/26/2012

Firefighters battle an extra-alarm blaze at an apartment building in the Morgan Park neighborhood on Nov. 24, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Fire In Morgan Park

Firefighters have been battling an extra-alarm blaze at an apartment building in the Far South Side Morgan Park neighborhood for about an hour Saturday afternoon.

11/24/2012

Police responded to a disturbance Friday night at Gately Stadium. (CBS)

Police Clear High School Football Stadium After Disturbance

Police responded to a report of shots fired at Gately Stadium, but apparently it was a fight that caused spectators to flee.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Chicago police investigate after an officer was shot near 112th and Loomis Streets in the Morgan Park neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Police Officer Shot In Morgan Park

A Chicago Police officer was shot and wounded Wednesday night in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

08/29/2012

Cinque Lee, 20, is charged with murder in the shooting death of high school basketball star Michael Haynes. (Credit: Chicago Police)

No Bail For Friend Charged With Killing Former CPS Hoops Star

A 20-year-old man, who prosecutors and witnesess described as a longtime friend of former Chicago Public Schools basketball star Michael Haynes, was ordered held without bond Thursday, after being charged with Haynes’ murder.

08/02/2012

Homan Avenue Shooting

Overnight Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

One man was killed, and six more were injured, in shootings around Chicago overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Cinque Lee, 20, is charged with murder in the shooting death of high school basketball star Michael Haynes. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder In Death Of CPS Hoops Star

Authorities have charged a Far South Side man with the murder a former star athlete last month.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

Chicago police search for evidence after two girls were shot in the 1300 block of West 117th Street on July 10, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Police Union, CeaseFire At Odds Over Shooting Suspect’s Surrender

There is heavy friction between the Chicago police union and CeaseFire after the anti-violence organization helped a shooting suspect turn himself in earlier this week. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

07/13/2012

47th Place Shooting

5 Teens Among 8 Wounded By Gunfire In Another Violent Night

It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Tishona Polk

Gun Violence Leaves 4 More Chicago Youth Wounded

Four youngsters are among the latest victims caught in Chicago’s gun violence epidemic, including two middle school-aged girls who were wounded in a neighborhood park on the Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Chicago police search for evidence after two girls were shot in the 1300 block of West 117th Street on July 10, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Two Girls — 12 And 13 — Shot In Morgan Park

Two girls were shot and wounded – one of them critically – Tuesday evening in the Morgan Park neighborhood.

07/10/2012

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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Far South Side Shooting

Police were searching Friday morning for the shooter who killed one man was killed wounded two others on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

Police respond to a shooting March 23, 2012 in which a 68-year-old woman was injured. (CBS)

Gunfire Strikes Elderly Woman At Cookout

Witness say the woman was grilling in the back yard when someone came running through the Morgan Park neighborhood, firing a gun wildly.

03/23/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Two Men Wounded In Morgan Park Drive-By Shooting

Two men were wounded during a drive-by shooting in the South Side Morgan Park neighborhood Wednesday night.

03/21/2012

Authorities said three people were shot in the Morgan Park neighborhood and then seven people were hurt when a Chicago Fire Department vehicle responding to the shooting hit another vehicle that had run a red light. (Credit: CBS)

Three Shot In Morgan Park; 7 Hurt When Responding CFD Vehicle Crashes

One person is dead and two were wounded in a shooting Sunday in the Morgan Park neighborhood, and seven more were hurt when a fire chief car crashed on its way to the scene.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2012

Crash

1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Crash On I-57

One person was killed and two others were injured in an early Saturday crash on Interstate 57 on the Southwest Side, authorities said.

02/05/2012

WBBM Good Neighbor Radiothon

WBBM Radiothon: The Many Ways The Salvation Army Makes A Difference

WBBM Newsradio’s annual Good Neighbor Radiothon is underway, this year benefiting the Salvation Army. Here is a look at the numerous ways in which the Salvation Army makes a difference to those in need in Chicago.

WBBM Newsradio–12/16/2011

Shooting

Man Shot, Critically Wounded In Morgan Park Neighborhood

A man was critically wounded in a shooting Sunday morning in the Far South Side Morgan Park neighborhood.

12/04/2011

Napoleon Walker

Grandfather, Teenage Uncle Charged In Shooting That Hurt Boy, 6

Authorities have charged the 14-year-old boy who allegedly shot his 6-year-old nephew during a game of “cops and robbers,” as well as the little boy’s grandfather, who owned the gun.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

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