Washington Park Veterans Center Must Fix Code Violations To Stay OpenVolunteer assistant general manager Krystal Burns said the RTW Veteran Center must correct more than 32 city code violations, or risk shutting down. She believes RTW needs about $32,000 to fix the violations and keep the center running.
Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Burning Washington Park HomeAn 89-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in a home in Washington Park early Monday, when firefighters responded to an apartment building fire.
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3 Killed, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man with a gunshot wound to the abdomen showed up at a Near West Side hospital early Monday. He was shot in the abdomen and was dropped off at the hospital, police said. Investigators could not immediately say where the shooting occurred.
Police: One Killed, Two Injured In Washington Park ShootingOne man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting early Sunday in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
One Wounded In Washington Park ShootingAbout 9:30 p.m., the 21-year-old man was on the street in the 5100 block of South Prairie Avenue when someone shot at him, police said.
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Bud Billiken Parade Marches Through Bronzeville To Celebrate Going Back To SchoolThe theme of this year’s parade is “Education: It’s An Order,” a salute to Col. Eugene Scott, the president of Chicago Defender Charities, which organizes the parade. Scott is retiring, after nearly 20 years leading the nation’s oldest and largest African American parade.
3 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday ShootingsIn the most recent fatal incident, a man and a woman were killed in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. About 6:55 p.m., officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 500 block of West 109th found both outside, police said.
1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsThe fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at the scene.
Boy, 16, Shot In Washington ParkThe boy was shot about 4:20 a.m. in the 0-100 block of East 65th Street, police said.
Man Shot In Washington ParkThe man was standing outside in the 5100 block of South Prairie Avenue about 2 a.m. when shots were fired from a passing silver SUV and he was struck in the arm and hip, police said.