11-Year-Old Girl Attacked By Pit Bull In South Side's Marynook NeighborhoodAn 11-year-old girl was recovering Thursday night after being attacked by a pit bull in the South Side’s Marynook neighborhood.
Rider Dead After Car Hits Dirt Bike In Avalon Park; Driver Flees SceneA car hit a dirt bike in the Avalon Park neighborhood Monday night and sped off, and the man who was riding the dirt bike is dead.
Man Shot Dead In Vehicle In Avalon ParkA man was shot and killed Sunday evening in the Avalon Park neighborhood.
Carjackers Hold Up Men Getting Gas In Avalon ParkPolice on Tuesday evening were searching for a pair of carjackers who targeted a driver filling up at an Avalon Park neighborhood gas station.
1 Seriously Injured In House Fire In Avalon ParkThe fire started shortly after 5 a.m. at a home on the 7900 block of South Anthony Avenue. Fire Department officials said the flames spread to a neighboring house.
65-Year-Old Woman Shot Inside Home Near Avalon ParkA 65-year-old woman is hospitalized after she was shot inside a home on Chicago's South Side.
Records Show More Than Half Of Lots With Weed Complaints Are City-Owned, But Is The Data Accurate?The CBS 2 Morning Insiders are staying on the case of ugly abandoned properties in Chicago.
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.
Girl, 16, Shot And Wounded In Avalon ParkA 16-year-old girl was shot and wounded Thursday afternoon in the Avalon Park neighborhood.
City Fixes Exposed Wires After CBS 2 Report, But Hazards Remain Across CityDozens of 311 complaints months ago did not fix the exposed wires on light poles in the South Side neighborhood of West Chesterfield. In fact, the city did not fix the light poles until Thursday.
Update: Taliyah Johnson, 14, Last Seen Leaving High School In Avalon Park Has Been LocatedTaliyah Johnson, 14, has been reported missing and Chicago police said she was last seen leaving Chicago Vocational High School.
Police: 10-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted By Man On Metra TracksA 10-year-old boy was allegedly sexually assaulted by a man on the Metra train tracks Sunday evening, police said.
MISSING: Naomi Shavers, 15, From Avalon ParkNaomi Shavers, 15, has been reported missing from Avalon Park, Chicago police said.
MISSING: Chaunti Bryla, 43, From Avalon ParkChaunti Bryla, 43, was last seen at her home near 85th and Bennett on March 14.