City Of Chicago Turns Out To Own Part Of Stretch Of Vacant Lots That Avalon Park Neighbors Say Are DangerousIt’s a neighborhood nuisance – a stretch of vacant lots owned by the City of Chicago. Not only did the city fail to clean the lots up despite repeated complaints, over the years, but they initially wouldn’t tell CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas who owns the properties.
Neighbors Say Vacant Lots In Avalon Park Are Not Just Unsightly, But DangerousWeeds, trash, barbed wire, and shards of glass on the ground – people in the Avalon Park neighborhood say a stretch of vacant lots is more than just an eyesore.
Grand Crossing Residents Fit To Be Tied With Megachurch-Goers Tying Up ParkingA megachurch is being blamed for mega-headaches in the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Charges Pending After Two Police Officers Hurt In South Shore CrashA driver who may have been intoxicated crashed an SUV into a police vehicle early Wednesday in the South Shore neighborhood, leaving two Chicago Police officers injured.
Woman, 2 Grandsons Shot; Neighbor Says 'We've Got To Wear Body Armor Out Here'A 51-year-old woman and her two grandsons were shot while standing outside in the South Shore neighborhood. A neighbor said gunfire is so common, she wonders if she and her daughter might have to start wearing body armor.
2 Killed, 4 Wounded In Overnight ViolenceThe victims included a man who was shot to death while riding bike in the Englewood neighborhood.
Woman's Decomposing Body Found In Auburn-GreshamPolice are searching for clues, after a woman’s decomposing body was found Thursday morning near a set of railroad tracks in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.
At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday MorningAt least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.