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1 Dead, 13 Wounded In Christmas Eve, Christmas Shootings

One person was killed and 13 wounded in gun violence over the Christmas holiday, including an 11-year-old boy grazed by a bullet and a man who was shot to death during a dispute in the Englewood neighborhood.

12/26/2012

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Driver Flees On Foot After Pedestrian Killed In Woodlawn Crash

A driver was arrested after trying to run away from a Woodlawn neighborhood crash that killed a pedestrian Tuesday morning.

12/18/2012

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Man Fatally Shot In Woodlawn

A man is dead after being shot multiple times Tuesday morning in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

10/30/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks discusses his cross-country walk to raise money for a community center in Woodlawn. (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Finishes Cross-Country Walk To Raise Money For Community Center

A South Side pastor has completed his cross-country fundraising walk, and has returned to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2012

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Man Shot And Killed In Woodlawn

A man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

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Robber Wearing ‘Scream’ Mask Strikes South Side Neighborhoods

CHICAGO (CBS) — Police are warning South Side residents about a gunman who has been going around in a mask inspired by the movie “Scream.” As WBBM Newsradio’s Jackie Swike reports, police say a young […]

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

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Vehicle Strikes Bicyclist In Woodlawn

A vehicle struck a bicyclist Sunday in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

08/26/2012

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Man Critically Hurt In Woodlawn Drive-By

A man was critically injured in a drive-by shooting in the South Side Woodlawn community Tuesday evening.

08/07/2012

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CHA Taking Wait List Applications In 3 South Side Neighborhoods

The Chicago Housing Authority is taking applications to get on its wait list for sites in three adjacent areas of the city.

WBBM Newsradio–08/06/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Mayor, Governor Join Part Of Chicago Pastor’s Cross-Country Walk

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Pat Quinn joined a South Side pastor on Sunday for part of his cross-country walk to raise money for a new community center, as well as awareness about the city’s violence problems.

07/15/2012

West Woodlawn Shooting

Report: Neighbors Frustrated As Crime Spikes In Wards Near Dangerous Areas

Violence has become not just a problem for Chicago’s most dangerous areas, but the adjoining neighborhoods as well.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

Chicago firefighters respond to an extra-alarm fire near 64th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue on July 8, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Firefighters Battle Extra Alarm Blaze In Woodlawn

Emergency crews are on the scene of an extra alarm fire Sunday morning in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

07/08/2012

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Three Shot In Woodlawn Drive-By

Three men were shot near the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

07/04/2012

Tyquan Tyler, 13, died after he was shot in the chest a few blocks from his home on June 24, 2012. (Credit: Facebook)

13-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed On South Side

A 13-year-old boy died after being shot early Sunday in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood. police said.

06/24/2012

Pregnant Girl Shot

2 Killed, 5 Shot — Including Pregnant Woman — In Overnight Gun Violence

Two men were killed and five people were wounded – including a 17-year-old pregnant girl – in a rash of shootings late Monday and early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

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Alert Issued After Robbery Of Senior On South Side

Police have issued an alert, with a surveillance photo of a suspect, following the violent robbery of a senior citizen in the lobby of his apartment building in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

06/03/2012

Michael Myrieckes is charged with murder in the shootings of his two roommates -- Avelino Sanchez and Lori Inman -- on May 25, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder Of Roommates

A man has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder after his two roommates were found dead with shotgun wounds to the chest Friday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood, police said.

05/27/2012

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Man In Custody After Roommates Found Dead

Police are questioning a man after his two roommates were found dead Friday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

05/26/2012

Mental Health Protest

Anti-NATO Protesters Join Movement To Reopen Mental Health Clinics

With just two days to go before the NATO Summit begins, protesters are joining forces with the Mental Health Movement in their support to reopen clinics closed by the Emanuel administration.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2012

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Suspicious Fires Break Out At 2 South Side Residences

The Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section will be investigating a couple of suspicious overnight South Side fires.

WBBM Newsradio–05/15/2012

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