5 People Shot, 1 Killed, In Dining Tent At Pancake House In Morgan ParkFive people were shot Sunday afternoon – and one of them was killed – while dining outside at a pancake house in Morgan Park.
Downtown Protest Ends Peacefully After Police Block March From Shutting Down Magnificent MileChicago Police have planned a heavy presence, hoping to avoid a repeat of the looting that has hit downtown after protests in late May and early June.
Large Snake Slithers Its Way To Woodlawn, Scaring Homeowner : 'Super Terrified'"They are the sweetest, kindest snakes out there. There is no threat of them getting loose and breeding like they do in Florida. They will not be able to survive the winter here."
Local Parks Survey Storm Damage, While Trying To Keep Visitors SafeHe said conservation police have handed out citations. Harper said staff is slowly working with contractors to clear the debris to make it safe and available for people.
Days Off Canceled, 12-Hour Shifts For Chicago Police Officers On Saturday, Aug. 29 And On Labor Day WeekendPolice are canceling days off and putting officers on 12-hour shifts next weekend, in anticipation of “multiple large gatherings” planned for next Saturday.
Facebook Post Claiming Montrose Harbor Is Closed To Boaters Leads To ConfusionThere was confusion this weekend at Montrose Harbor, as an official message posted to social media had boaters thinking it was closed.
After A Gary K-9 Officer Is Poisoned, Community Raises Funds To Purchase, Train New Dog"I know Gary has tried to raise money in the past for a K-9 and it's been very very slow going."
3 People Injured When Explosion Levels House In JolietA massive explosion leveled a house in Joliet Sunday afternoon, and the blast was felt blocks away.
Protesters, Police Clash Violently On Downtown Streets; Supt. Brown Says Agitators Assaulted OfficersA total of 24 people were arrested Saturday night as another protest led to violent clashes between demonstrators and police downtown.
Family Claims Abel Rosiles, Who Died After Arrest, Was Mistreated By Round Lake Beach PoliceAbel Rosiles died in the hospital after being arrested in Round Lake Beach, and on Saturday, his family claimed he was wrongly treated by officers.
Harvey Senior Center Remains Without Power 2 Days After Storm, Along With Much Of South SuburbA senior center in south suburban Harvey was still in the dark Wednesday, more than 48 hours after the storm blasted through the area.
Chaos Erupts In Englewood After Officers Shoot Suspect Who Police Say Fired At ThemA police-involved shooting was reported in Englewood Sunday afternoon.
Gary Police Officer On Leave After Man Arrested When He Filmed Police Detaining Woman At Gas StationThe video of Andre James' encounter with Gary police is making the rounds on social media, stirring up emotions on both sides.
Little Libraries Set Up In Southwest Side Parks Offer More Than Just BooksGetting resources to struggling neighborhoods is more important than ever now, and people in neighborhoods on Chicago’s Southwest Side are getting creative doing it.
Parents React To CPS Plans For Remote Learning In The Fall; 'It's The Best Choice In Terms Of Safety'"It's really going to be a critical planning time right now."