Police Increase Patrols In Hyde Park Ahead Of Time, Amid Concern Given History Of Violence And Mayhem In Past YearsPolice were patrolling Hyde Park Saturday night, with Halloween festivities already under way.
Hyde Park Activists Preparing Now To Avoid Halloween Night Problems On 53rd StreetHyde Park has been longtime safe Halloween hangout spot for teens from all over the city. In recent years, 53rd Street normally sees the most action--some good and bad.
Piece Of 53rd Street Named In Honor Of Yulelander 'Yolo 150' Seals, Streets And San Worker Killed By Salt Truck In FebruaryIn a fitting tribute, a street was named Wednesday in honor of a man who spent 25 years keeping Chicago’s streets clean and clear before he died tragically.
Man Arrested After Police Say He Hit, Injured Woman On Sidewalk In Hyde ParkA man was arrested and hospitalized Monday afternoon after hitting a woman on a Hyde Park sidewalk.
Man Found Shot To Death When Police Conduct Well-Being Check In Washington Park Neighborhood HomeA 27-year-old man was found shot to death Sunday night in a Washington Park neighborhood residence.
Hyde Park's Mellow Yellow Restaurant Can't Wait For Chicago Reopening WednesdayAn iconic Chicago restaurant said Wednesday’s reopening can’t come soon enough.
'Pinball Bandit' Strikes For 6th Time, Hitting Bank In Hyde ParkA man robbed the Fifth Third Bank branch at 1420 E. 53rd St. at 4:55 p.m., according to the FBI. He was last seen running from the bank, heading west on 53rd Street.
Gunfire Attack On Family Leaves Two Women Dead; Baby, Two Men InjuredA police officer rushed the baby to Stroger Hospital in a squad car.
Man Shot During Robbery In Gage ParkThe man, 33, was in the 2800 block of West 53rd Street about 9:10 p.m. when he was approached by six to eight males who took his cell phone and fired shots.
U Of C Planning To Build Off-Campus Apartment BuildingThe University of Chicago, encouraged by early success of its Harper Court redevelopment, is pushing forward with plans to build a retail and apartment building less than a half-mile away from it.
Metra Electric District Train Kills Man In Hyde ParkA Metra Electric District train Tuesday struck and killed a trespasser near its 53rd Street station in Hyde Park.
New Bar, Concert Venue Coming To Hyde ParkUniversity of Chicago students who have outgrown the frat party scene have been complaining about the dearth of nightlife in Hyde Park for decades. But they will soon have one more option besides taking a seat at the long bar at Jimmy’s Woodlawn Tap.
Manteno Warehouse Shooting Suspect's Car Found On Southwest SideThe car belonging to a man wanted for shooting a co-worker at a warehouse in downstate Manteno has been found in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood.
1 Dead, 2 Others Wounded In Back Of The YardsTwo suspects were in custody after police chased them down early Sunday following a shooting where one man was killed and two others seriously wounded in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood.
At Least 10 Dead, Dozens Wounded In Weekend ViolenceA bizarre weekend where the high exceeded 80 degrees also brought a rash of violence across Chicago, which left at least 10 people dead and some 40 others wounded.