Park District To Rename South Side Park After Hadiya PendletonTwo years after she was slain in the Kenwood neighborhood, the Chicago Park District board has voted to name a Bronzeville park in memory of honor student Hadiya Pendleton.
Man Convicted Of Beating CTA Rider To Death At Green Line StationA middle-aged college student from the South Side was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday for stomping a fellow CTA commuter to death on a Green Line platform.
Construction Set For Two New Bridges Linking Bronzeville To LakefrontConstruction has been slated to begin this fall on two new pedestrian and bicycle bridges over Lake Shore Drive at 41st and 43rd streets. They will replace an outdated bridge at 43rd Street that has no ramp for bicycle or wheelchair access.
Two Teens Wounded In Separate Bronzeville ShootingsTwo teenage boys -- both 16 years old -- were wounded in separate shootings less than a mile away from each other and 10 minutes apart early Friday in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side.
8 Hurt In South Side CrashA 29-year-old woman driving a minivan west on 43rd Street ran a red light and smashed into a sedan carrying seven people heading north on LaSalle Street around 1:30 a.m.
Murder Suspect Asks For Low Bond To Take College ExamsA public defender's plea for a low bond so a murder suspect could take his college exams fell on deaf ears, as a judge set his bail at $500,000.
2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ViolenceOne man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.
6 Hurt In Pin-In Crash In BronzevilleSix people – including two toddlers – were injured Wednesday morning when a minivan and a car collided in the Bronzeville neighborhood.