City-Owned Lot Was Left In Shambles On Blighted South Side BlockThe 7100 block of South Champlain Avenue is burdened by blight -- it has racked up more 311 complaints for abandoned buildings than any other block in the city over the past year and a half.
South Side Block Plagued By Problem Properties Despite 311 ComplaintsWhen it comes to abandoned buildings, the 7100 block of South Champlain Avenue in the Park Manor community is about as bad as it gets – racking up more 311 complaints for abandoned properties than any other in the city over the past year and a half.
Man, 88, Dies After Chatham House FireAn 88-year-old man died a day after a Sunday evening fire at his Chatham neighborhood home on the South Side.
Three Shot In Greater Grand CrossingAbout 1:30 a.m., the three men were at a party in the 7300 block of South Champlain Avenue when two men walked in and opened fire, police said.
Two Men Shot In WoodlawnThe two were standing on the sidewalk in the 6000 block of South Champlain Avenue about 10:40 p.m. when a black van drove by and opened fire on them.
Woman Killed In South Side CrashLuwana Hethington, 28, of Hammond, Ind., was killed in a crash near the intersection of East 68th Street and South Champlain Avenue.
Indoor Use Of Power Washer Prompts Warning About Carbon MonoxideThe Fire Department was warning Chicago residents not to use gasoline-powered machines indoors, after responding to a potentially deadly carbon monoxide leak in the Chatham neighborhood.
Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.
Man Charged With Fatal New Year’s Day ShootingA man was charged with first-degree murder for the shooting death of a man on New Year’s Day in South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.
Dixon Teen Held Without Bail For Fatal Shooting In Park ManorQuovadus Mahomes, 17, was arrested just minutes after he gunned down Devin Common and injured the men Common was walking with Tuesday afternoon in the 7400 block of South Champlain Avenue, Cook County prosecutors said.
At Least 3 Dead, 8 Wounded By Gunfire Throughout CityA 15-year-old girl and two men are dead, and at least eight other people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city Tuesday, police said.
Male Shot In Head, Critically Wounded In Grand BoulevardA person is in critical condition after he was shot in the head Tuesday afternoon in the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood.
Alderman's Offer Of Help At Scene Of Shooting Met With HostilityFighting crime is not so simple, and that's something CBS 2 cameras saw first-hand on Monday, when visiting the scene of one of this past weekend’s shootings.
Another Bloody Night In Chicago: 1 Dead, 10 InjuredIt was another bloody night in Chicago, as gunfire ripped through communities on the South and West sides and left one person dead and 10 others injured between Monday afternoon and early Tuesday morning.
9 Dead, At Least 15 Wounded In Citywide ShootingsNine people were killed and at least 15 others wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night through Monday morning.