Retired Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Saved By Firefighter FriendsA retired Chicago Fire Department lieutenant had a diabetic emergency and was saved by the firefighters he has coffee with most mornings.
Cemetery Making Sure Civil War Vets Get Proper MemorialsFor more than a decade, a cemetery on the Far South Side has been working to make sure buried Civil War veterans do not go forgotten.
Videos, 911 Tapes Reveal Pandemonium At Scene Of Fatal Police ShootingNewly released tapes have offered a clearer picture of a chaotic and shocking scene that played out at a busy intersection in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood two months ago, when an off-duty police officer shot and killed 25-year-old Joshua Beal.
Mom Of Man Shot By Police In Mount Greenwood: ‘I’m On A Mission’Tiffaney Boxley said her son lost his life — and another son’s freedom is now threatened — “all over nonsense. All over racism.”
Protesters, Mount Greenwood Residents Make "Wonderful Progress" At MeetingBlacks and whites spoke of unity, not name-calling, coming out of a three-hour closed-door meeting Wednesday night in the far southwest side Mt. Greenwood neighborhood.
CPD Met With BLM After Racial Tensions Close Marist High SchoolIn an unprecedented move, Chicago Police, school authorities and Black Lives Matter students met Friday behind closed doors after racial tensions closed a high school and shook parents.
Marist High School Cancels Classes Friday, Amid Hostilities In Mount GreenwoodOfficials at Marist High School, a private Catholic school in Mount Greenwood, said they decided to cancel classes on Friday due to safety concerns for students.
Brother Of Man Killed By Off-Duty Police Released On BondThe brother of an Indianapolis man killed by off-duty Chicago Police officers in Mount Greenwood over the weekend was released from Cook County Jail Thursday afternoon after an anonymous donor offered the funds to post his bond.
Brother Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Charged With Attacking OfficerMichael Beal, 28, of Indianapolis, was ordered held in lieu of $500,000 bail on charges of aggravated battery to a police officer and attempting to disarm a police officer.
$500,000 Bail For Brother Of Man Fatally Shot By Chicago PoliceMichael Beal, 28, is charged with aggravated battery to a police officer in the incident Saturday afternoon in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Top Cop:No Clear Violations Of CPD Policy In Beal Shooting So FarChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Monday watched cellphone video of the Southwest Side traffic standoff that sparked a fatal police-involved shooting, but he didn’t see clear violations of department policy.
Tempers Flare In Mount Greenwood Amid Protest Of Fatal Police ShootingProtesters and counter-protesters clashed in Mount Greenwood on Sunday, a day after a 25-year-old Indianapolis man was killed in a police-involved shooting.