Southwest Side Shooting Caught On Ring Doorbell Camera; Neighbors Ask, 'Where's City's Crime Strategy?'A swing set served as the backdrop for a drive-by shooting that was caught on a Ring doorbell camera on the Southwest Side this past weekend.
'A Fail' How Mayor Lightfoot Called Plans To Curb Weekend Violence"We can't do this alone solely with the resources of the Chicago Police Department and I have said this many times. What we experience every day with gun violence is a public health crisis and we have to treat it as such."
Biker Bar Opens For Memorial Day Weekend Bash In Violation Of Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home OrderPoopy's Pub opened the gates on Friday, and the bikers came from near and far. Not on the menu: social distancing or masks.
Despite Stay-At-Home Order, Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Deadliest In Chicago In YearsThe Memorial Day weekend still had several hours to go late Monday afternoon, but it was already the deadliest in Chicago in years.
People Flock To Indiana Beaches For Memorial Day Weekend Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe unofficial start of summer looks a lot different in the middle of a pandemic -- at least in Illinois. Across the border in Indiana is a different story.
Flooding, COVID-19 Deal Devastating Blows To Businesses Along The Water On Memorial Day Weekend Memorial Day weekend is usually a big money maker for some businesses along the water, but recent rain is dealing a devastating blow to shops already stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chicago Police Prepare To Fight Memorial Day Weekend Crime, Hope Stay-At-Home Order Keeps Violence LowBeaches like North Avenue will remain closed, so the though and hope is that violence wont be as high with people at home. But police aren't taking any chances.
Chicago Weather: Hot Holiday WeekendOn Memorial Day, it will be hot with a 40% chance for storms. Rain and thunder likely Tuesday into Wednesday.
City Launching New Summer Operations Center Ahead Of Memorial Day WeekendStarting with the Memorial Day weekend, the SOC will monitor activity throughout the city every weekend this summer, and deploy resources and services as needed.
Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering Meat And Fresh, Organic Sustainable FoodsMemorial Day weekend is a big time for grilling, yet shortages of meat during the pandemic have some larger chain grocery stores limiting how much you can buy.
Memorial Day Weekend Shootings Reach A Total Of 39Over Memorial Day weekend, 39 people were shot in Chicago--seven of them were killed, police said.
Chicago's Violent Memorial Day Weekend Claims At Least Five LivesAs the Memorial Day weekend continues, Chicago police have responded to at least two dozen shootings.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot, CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson Rally Chicagoans To Fight Violence Ahead Of Memorial Day WeekendChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot spent Thursday night in church rallying Chicagoans to fight the violence ahead of the long holiday weekend.
Mayor Lightfoot Unveils Plans To Combat Summertime Violence"We're engaging with people in those neighborhoods and we're bringing resources in those neighborhoods in particular where we have concerns about about any kinds of conflict."
Lightfoot To Discuss Memorial Day Crime Plan After 11 Shot Across Chicago OvernightOn the heels of a night that saw at least 11 people shot across Chicago, two of them fatally, Mayor Lori Lightfoot was expected to reveal how the city is preparing for the Memorial Day weekend, which has often been one of the deadliest of the year.