'I Feel Unsafe' Morgan Park Residents Upset About Trash Covering Vacant Lot, Say No One Is Listening To Them“We’ve been asking for help a long time and no one ever came down to cut these trees or none of that."
Gulf Coast Tick, Native To Southeastern US, Found In Suburban ChicagoThe tick is more likely than others to carry the pathogen causing Tidewater spotted fever, which could cause headaches, muscle aches and rash.
CPD Supt. Brown Blames Crime Wave On Courts For Releasing Offenders; 'Why Are You Releasing Violent People?'"If we had our druthers, we would keep violent people in jail longer. We would hold them accountable for the violence."
Saint Sabina Church Using $25,000 Donation For Gun Buyback Program Targeting Chicago YouthsIf you're 25 or younger, Saint Sabina will pay up to $200 to buy your gun.
Community First Medical Center Nurses Hold One-Day StrikeThe nurses are demanding increased staffing and more supplies, saying it's a safety issue for patients.
Harper College Offers 1,000 Full Tuition Scholarships, Deadline To Apply Is August 8Anyone interested, including current students, can apply for one of those scholarships by August 8.
At Least 10 Killed, 61 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoAt least 70 people have been shot across Chicago so far this weekend, and 12 of them have been killed.
Illinois Schools Struggle To Fill Teaching Vacancies; One District Hires International Teachers To Meet The Needs"We currently have a chemistry physics teaching position that we have zero applicants for right now. I am really concerned about how we're going to be able to fill that position," said Steven Wrobleski superintendent at LaSalle Peru Township High School.
Officers Shoot, Wound Armed Suspect In Bronzeville, Police SayOfficers shot and wounded an armed suspect Sunday night in Bronzeville, police said.
Great Colombian Fest Returns To Humboldt Park, Amid Concerns About COVID And Gun ViolenceChicago's surge in violence is causing safety concerns at the city's well-known neighborhood festivals.
Mount Sinai Hospital Windows Damaged By GunfirePolice said someone standing outside the hospital around 3 p.m. on Saturday pulled out a gun and started shooting.
Police Join West Side Residents For 'Keep Peace In The Streets Prayer March' In Face Of Summer Gun ViolenceIt’s no secret that everyone has different ideas for how to stop the complex issue that is gun violence; on a federal, local and street level. But the message today was clear: breaking the cycle of violence will take a village.
'We're Out Here Having An Activity': Community Groups Said Their Voices, Projects Not Included In Crime Prevention Plans"We're not against any of the help that's coming. We just believe that there's more to it. And this is a piece that's being overlooked."
Woman Found Dead In Car In Lincoln Park Died From Accidental Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Autopsy FindsPayton Mickey, 25, was found dead in the driver's seat of a car around 8:20 p.m. Thursday near Clark Street and Fullerton Parkway, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.
Search Continues For Stacia Landon, Missing-Endangered Woman From SchaumburgAuthorities said Stacia Landon, 32, was last seen in the 1400 block of South Plum Grove Road around 6:00 p.m. on July 18.