For many out celebrating on Monday, the unexpectedly cold temperatures made this Labor Day seem much more like an official end to summer.
A woman whose body was found in a vacant lot near Washington Park over the weekend was strangled, an autopsy determined on Monday.
It was a violent night across Chicago overnight, with at least seven people shot and wounded from the South Chicago to River North.
At least one person was killed and four others were injured by gunfire in various parts of the city Thursday night.
A 25-year-old man struck multiple times by gunfire from a drive-by shooting a few blocks from his home in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood Saturday night has died.
A rehabber and historic preservationist is hoping to turn a boarded up old house near Washington Park, and the land around it, into a winery.
Interim Police Supt. Terry Hillard says people in government must do more to keep children safe from the kind of gun violence that wounded two young people in the Washington Park neighborhood over the weekend.
Between 4 p.m. Wednesday and 1 a.m. Thursday, at least nine people were shot all around the city.
A woman at a bus stop near the University of Chicago was shot multiple times Tuesday night in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
Police are investigating two separate shootings on the city’s South Side over the weekend, in which both of the victims were teenagers.