SE Side Residents Planning Protest March Against Pet Coke PilesTwo community groups are marching on Tuesday between Agri-Fine on Torrance to KCBX on Commercial.
Women Powerless As Man Posts 'Vulgar' PicturesVictims say the worst part is this: It’s perfectly legal. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
One In Custody After Dozens Of Stolen Cars Found At Scrap YardPolice have seen a spike in the number of stolen cars reported on the Southeast Side for a number of months. On Monday, they discovered dozens of stolen vehicles at a scrap yard in the 3000 block of East 106th Street in the South Deering neighborhood.
Police Find Dozens Of Stolen Vehicles At Auto Scrap YardIt all started when the victim of a car theft happened to spot his car parked at Adelman's Truck & Equipment, 3033 E 106th St. When police came to check it out, they found so many stolen cars they stopped counting.
Southeast Side Residents Protest Piles Of Pet Coke Protesters gathered on the southeast side today. Their target? Piles of refinery ash sitting along the Calumet River.
Boy, 15, Shot On Southeast SideThe 15-year-old was taken to University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital in “stable” condition.
South Side Families Sue Over Black Dust Piling Up From Oil RefineriesFour homeowners along the Calumet River have filed a lawsuit claiming mounting piles of “petcoke” — a byproduct of the oil refinery process — is consistently blowing black dust in and around their homes.
Two Men Shot In Parked Car On Southeast SideThe two men were parked near 106th Street and Green Bay Road about 8:30 p.m. when a light colored car pulled up and someone inside shouted gang slogans, and then opened fire.
Church Vandalized On Southeast SideGang symbols and graffiti were found on the walls, floors and pews, several of which were pulled from their mounts. An antique organ was also smashed and keys pulled from the instrument.
1 Dead, 2 Injured After Vehicle Collides With Pole On SE Side An East Side neighborhood woman was killed and two others were injured when the vehicle they were in careened out of control and struck a light pole in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, police said.
At Least 3 Dead, 8 Wounded By Gunfire Throughout CityA 15-year-old girl and two men are dead, and at least eight other people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city Tuesday, police said.
Two Firefighters Taken To Hospitals After Extra-Alarm BlazeOne firefighter was cut in the face, while another was taken to an area hospital for exhaustion following an extra-alarm fire on the Far Southeast Side.