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Man Wounded In South Shore Shooting

The man, 23, was shot in the foot at 10:54 p.m. in the 7400 block of South Stony Island Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines, citing preliminary information.

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The van that struck two women--one of them fatally--last week in Calumet Heights. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Dies Week After Being Struck By Minivan On South Side

Two women, ages 43 and 49, were crossing the street about 2:40 a.m. on May 10 when a southbound minivan hit them in the 8900 block of South Stony Island Avenue, Chicago Police said. Both were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where the 43-year-old woman died at 5:57 a.m. on Saturday


A man wearing a Green Bay Packers cap tried to rob a bank on the South Side on Saturday. (Credit: FBI)

Man In Packers Hat Attempts Bank Robbery

About 2:20 p.m., the man entered a Chase bank at 6650 S. Stony Island and attempted a non-takeover robbery, the FBI said.


Police investigate a shooting on the Bishop Ford late Wednesday. (Photo credit: Network Video Productions)

Two In Custody After Shots Fired On Bishop Ford

The shooting happened about 11 p.m. in the northbond lanes of I-94, between 111th Street and Stony Island Avenue, according to Illinois State Police Sgt. Alex Diaz. Two vehicles were involved in the incident.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Boy, 13, Shot In Both Legs In South Shore

Neighbors said they were returning from grocery shopping when the boy’s mother approached them screaming and saying her son had been shot, and she would pay them for a ride to the hospital.


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Woman Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing Shooting

The woman, 20, was a front-seat passenger in a white Cadillac headed north in the 7500 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 1:10 a.m. when a white Nissan pulled in front of it and an occupant fired into the Cadillac through the windshield, police said.


Four people were shot Monday night in the 6700 block of South Stony Island. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Four Shot Outside South Shore Strip Mall

The victims – a man, two women, and a teenage girl – were standing outside a Pizza Hut in the 6700 block of South Stony Island Avenue around 10:40 p.m., when a small white car circled around them, and someone in the car opened fire.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Killed In Calumet Heights Drive-By

The 22-year-old was riding as a passenger in a car headed north in the 9300 block of South Stony Island Avenue around 11:30 a.m. when a small black four-door sedan pulled up alongside their car and someone inside opened fire.


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IDOT Reminds Drivers To Slow Down In Construction Zones

It might not be prime road construction weather yet, but spring and summer are primed to be full of roadwork projects throughout the Chicago area.


A woman and two men were shot near Jackson Park Hospital Monday afternoon. (Photo credit: Ashlee Rezin~Sun-Times Media)

Three Shot In South Shore

Tuesday afternoon, two men and a woman were inside a vehicle in the 7600 block of South Stony Island Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire


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Man Critically Wounded In Calumet Heights Shooting

The victim, a 33-year-old man, was found on the sidewalk in the 9200 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 11 p.m.


Arthur Brazier (CBS)

City Backing Away From Proposal To Rename Stony Island

The City quietly puts the brakes on a plan to rename a major south side street for a beloved pastor and community leader.


Arthur Brazier (CBS)

Proposal To Rename Stony Island Draws Mixed Reaction From Residents

A proposal to rename a major thoroughfare on Chicago’s South Side has some brought some mixed reactions.


Arthur Brazier (CBS)

Emanuel Wants To Rename Stony Island For Civil Rights Leader Brazier

One of the most widely used streets on the South Side could be in for a big change.


Emergency crews respond to a crash involving a CTA bus, a dump truck and two other vehicles Wednesday night near 103rd Street and Stony Island Avenue.  (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

CTA Bus Driver Critically Hurt In Crash With Dump Truck

A CTA bus driver was critically hurt and had to be cut out of a wreck when a bus collided with a dump truck and two other vehicles on the Far South Side Wednesday night.


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3 Violent Robberies Reported Near Jackson Park

Chicago Police have issued a community alert following three similar strong-arm robberies in South Shore, near the southern end of Jackson Park.

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Fire Chief, 6 Others Hurt When Fire Dept. SUV Hit On Way To Fire

A Chicago Fire Department official responding to a call Wednesday night ended up needing help himself.


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8 Wounded In Shootings Late Saturday, Early Sunday

Eight people were wounded in shootings Saturday night and early Sunday on the South and West sides.


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1 Killed, 2 Hurt When Car Hits Hydrant On South Side

A man was killed and two others were seriously injured late Saturday when a car flipped and struck a light pole and fire hydrant on the South Side.



No Bond For Man Charged With Shooting Cop During Chase

A 21-year-old man has been ordered held without bond for allegedly shooting at a Chicago police officer while fleeing police over the weekend.