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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.

04/14/2014

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

03/12/2014

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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.

03/04/2014

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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.

10/16/2013

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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.

09/29/2013

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.

09/11/2013

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.

06/27/2013

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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.

WBBM Newsradio–08/16/2012

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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.

03/28/2012

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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.

03/11/2012

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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.

03/04/2012

Jail/Prison

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.

02/22/2012

Liquor Store Shooting

7 Dead, 18 Wounded By Weekend Gunfire In Chicago

Seven people were killed and 18 more were wounded – including a Chicago Police officer – in a violent weekend on the streets of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

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Man Hit, Killed By Car Near Jackson Park

One man is dead after he was hit by a car in the South Side’s Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

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2 Police Officers Injured In Stony Island Avenue Crash

Two Chicago Police officers are in the hospital Thursday morning, after a crash on busy Stony Island Avenue.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2011

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Police Seek Suspects In South Shore Robberies

Police are searching for two men who are responsible for four armed robberies in the South Shore neighborhood over the past six weeks.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

Shooting

Chase Between Cars Ends In Crash, Shooting

A chase between two cars on the South Side overnight ended in a crash and a shooting.

07/03/2011

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Old Hospital In Hyde Park Is Now A Memory

A 95-year-old hospital in the Hyde Park neighborhood has been torn down, after closing amid a scandal and sitting vacant for 11 years.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

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Firefighter, 7 Residents Hurt In Motel Fire

A Chicago firefighter and seven people staying at a South Side motel were injured Saturday morning when an extra-alarm blaze gutted the two-story building.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2011

Hyde Park Academy

Small Fire Evacuates Hyde Park Academy

Students are heading back to class this morning after a small fire in the janitor’s closet of a Hyde Park Academy high school in the Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

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