Brighton Park Man Was Fed Up With Speed Bump, So He Smashed It To Pieces, And Got A TicketWe've all grown frustrated with speed bumps at one time or another, but a Brighton Park man was so fed up with the one behind his house that he removed it piece by piece.
311 Calls To Trim Dangerous Trees Are Being Marked 'Completed,' Sometimes With Claims There's 'No Tree'A South Side alderman says in his ward, 311 requests for tree-trimming have been marked completed when they are not.
Ald. Raymond Lopez Reports 3rd Attack At Brighton Park Office This YearLopez told CBS 2 the windows at his Brighton Park office were smashed again.
Security Cameras Are Being Destroyed In Brighton Park, Gang Members BlamedNeighbors in Brighton Park are working hard to protect their homes, only to find their security cameras getting smashed.
Fly Dumpers Drop Remains Of Demolished House In Brighton Park; Practice Costs Taxpayers Thousands A YearCBS 2’s Tara Molina continues to investigate fly dumping issues throughout the city – after an entire home demo was just dumped in Brighton Park.
Ald. Raymond Lopez Reports Third Attack In Month; Brick Thrown Through Office WindowIn the past month, his office and home have been attacked, and he claims gangs are trying to intimidate him.
Police Order Traffic Light At Archer And Kedzie To Go Flashing Red For Weekend; Residents Say That's DangerousBrighton Park neighborhood residents reached out to CBS 2 with complaints about an intersection they call high-risk.
Ald. Raymond Lopez Furious After Fly Dumpers Yet Again Unload Heaps Of Trash In West EnglewoodFly dumpers were caught on camera in West Englewood with a massive dump truck overnight Monday into Tuesday.
Alderman Raymond Lopez Blames 'Gang Bangers' For Vandalizing His Home, Setting Fire To Neighbor's GarageBricks were thrown through the window of 15th Ward Alderman Raymond Lopez's home overnight.
Some Aldermen Still Resentful A Week After Looting, Criticize Mayor LightfootA week after looting decimated part of the city, resentment was still simmering in many Chicago neighborhoods.
Activists Outraged After Dead Horse Is Hauled Away From Englewood BackyardThere was outrage in Englewood Sunday over a dead horse found in the backyard of a neighborhood home.
Alderman Objects To Proposed Settlement For Family Of Heriberto Godinez, Who Died In Police CustodyHeriberto Godinez died during an arrest for burglary in 2015, but now it’s the City of Chicago that’s on the hook for $1.2 million.
Teen Charged With Felony After Lights Are Cut Again In Brighton Park; Alderman Hopes It Sends MessageA young man stood charged with a felony Monday night, after police said he was caught cutting the lights in Brighton Park.
State Senator Steps In To Help After Reports On Gangs Cutting Streetlight Wires, Leaving Brighton Park In The DarkGang members have been cutting wires to knock out the streetlights in Brighton Park, and when the city goes out to fix them, the gang members just cut them again. And now, a state senator says funds will be earmarked to do something about it.
Solution To Brighton Park's Dark Streets Problem Would Come At Hefty PriceGangs are believed to be cutting the lights in Brighton Park -- but a possible solution is an expensive one.