Parents Mourn 9-Year-Old "Little Homey" Slain In Grand CrossingThe day after 9-year-old Antonio Smith was shot to death in the back yard of an apartment building in the south side Grand Crossing neighborhood, several hundred people filled the yard Thursday night to offer prayers and demand action.
Friends, Family Mark The Murder Of Anti-Violence Activist One Week LaterLeonore Draper volunteered for a non-profit and had just attended a fundraiser for Project Orange Tree when she was caught in gun crossfire. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Honor Guard Maintains 24-Hour Vigil At Police MemorialAccording to the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation, 562 Chicago police officers have died in the line of duty in the past 161 years.
Family Holds Out Hope Missing Naperville Central Grad Will Be Found AliveThe family of 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa hasn't heard from him since Aug. 30. Vigils were held Friday. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
CTU Holding Vigil Outside CPS HQ To Protest Charter SchoolsMembers of the Chicago Teachers Union and others are holding an overnight vigil outside CPS headquarters ahead of Wednesdays's Chicago Board of Education meeting at which it will consider 17 new charter schools.
Friends, Family Hold Vigil For 11-Year-Old Killed In Carjacking WreckA little boy's school has become a place for his family and friends to express sorrow, and heartache.
Chicagoans Affected By Violence To Gather At Vigils Thursday NightChicago-area people touched by violence will gather on the South and West Sides Thursday night as part of the National Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence.
Mandela Vigil Held At Rainbow PUSH HeadquartersAbout 30 people -- including a local Catholic priest who was born in South Africa -- took part in the hour-long vigil on Friday evening to honor Mandela, who died Thursday at age 95.
Peace Vigil Held In Defiance Of Mass ShootingNew Beginnings Church on Chicago's South Side – less than a mile from the shooting scene -- was the backdrop for the event.
Vigil Protests Hundreds Of Chicago Children Lost To Violence
City, County Hold Vigil For Victims Of Domestic ViolenceFor seven years, Shemaraya Mannie was a victim of domestic violence.
Neighbors Mourn 3 Teens Killed In Kendall County CrashNeighbors paid a tribute Wednesday night to the three teenagers who died when a truck struck their car Monday near Oswego.