Multiple Overdoses Connected To Man Handing Out Free HeroinIt's an offer some couldn't pass up: free heroin. A bad batch is being passed out on Chicago's South Side, but minutes later people were dropping to the ground, overdosing.
Chicago Parents On The City's South And West Side Juggle Kids' E-Learning, Jobs"You need a parent or guardian present to navigate these kids through this process."
'Be 4 You Go, See Elmo': Chicago Tombstone Maker EnduresThe pandemic has slowed funerals and cemetery operations, but it's current owner, Hosea Knox, said Friday that Elmo's should be fine.
State Lawmakers, Area Residents Rally To Keep Bronzeville's Mercy Hospital OpenAn online petition to save Mercy Hospital has collected more than 4,000 signatures since it started on Sunday.
Chicago Neighborhood Businesses Board Up To Avoid Possible UnrestCity trucks and shopping carts block several entrance ways into shopping centers near 87th and the Dan Ryan. It's an area where several businesses were hit by looting in the days after George Floyd's death.
Walmarts To Reopen In Auburn Gresham, Kenwood, HermosaThree Walmart stores will reopen the city's South Side on Wednesday.
Divvy To Expand Bike Share Service To Far South SideDivvy and the city announced the bike share service is expanding to the far South Side.
Four Armed Men Rob Two Victims Hours Apart In Bridgeport, West ElsdonThe men went up to victims with handguns and robbed them before getting away in a red Buick sedan, police said.
Hit The Hood Micro-Grants Aim To Prevent Violence In Chicago This July 4th WeekendUsing a small amount of cash to make a big difference in Chicago -- that's the idea behind "Hit the Hood" micro-grants.
Chicago Jazz Legend Freddy Cole Dies At Age 88"You go through a lot to get to be the musician that I am right now. But I made it through."
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Introduces INVEST S/W To Enhance, Invest In City NeighborhoodsCommunities on Chicago's South and West Sides will receive an $11 million grant focused on redevelopment and investment in those neighborhoods.
Some South And West Side Stores Reopen, But Some May Never Open Again Following Looting Last MonthIt's not just the pandemic that has kept some businesses closed. Last month's looting devastated dozens of stores on Chicago's South and West sides.
Religious Leaders Vow To Register 50,000 New VotersThe leaders are hosting voter registration drives and panel discussions with candidates.
3 Dead, 2 Injured After Car Hits Fire Hydrant, Tree In MarycrestEmergency crews responded to a deadly crash on the far South Side.
13-Year-Old Boy Shot While Walking Home From PartyA 13-year-old boy was shot while walking home from a party on the South Side