Evanston Sees 3 Homicides Within 4 Days After None At All Since Beginning Of YearEvanston has seen three murders in just the past week, after not seeing a killing since the beginning of the year.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Said Lake Michigan Playpen Wouldn't Open This Summer, But City Can't Close It, And Coast Guard Won'tDozens of boats lined up in the Playpen on Saturday, with enforcement of social distancing rules nowhere to be found.
As Indiana COVID-19 Cases Surge, A Struggle Over The Mask Mandate"We said it should come from up high. It should come from the governor."
Shooting Outside Funeral Home Upsets Community; 'The Police Were Tipped'"For my daughter to see all of the ambulance and police cars and see the young man in the stretcher, it's trauma."
Black Lives Matter Signs Slashed At Two Oak Park ChurchesVandals targeted Black Lives Matter signs at two Oak Park churches this weekend.
'Love March' Seeks More Resources For Black And Brown Communities To Help End Gun ViolenceYoung people demanding changes to how Chicago tackles violent crime took to the streets on the South Side on Saturday, asking the city to commit more resources to their communities, not just to more officers on the streets.
As Many Forgo Wearing Masks Along The Riverwalk, Pedestrians Worry"There was a young person who had no mask and sneezed."
Mask Mayhem At Mettawa CostcoShe claimed the allegations are false. Over the phone, she admitted to being a proud Chicago public school teacher. One who claimed to know the seriousness of spitting and claiming to have the coronavirus. She said she would never do such a thing.
Chicago Quarantine Order In Effect At 12:01 a.m. Monday For Those Coming From States With COVID-19 SurgesEffective at 12:01 a.m. Monday, Chicago’s travel quarantine order was set to begin for those coming from states with coronavirus surges.
7-Year-Old Girl Shot, Killed In South Austin Neighborhood On July 4th EveningA 7-year-old girl is dead after being shot this 4th of July in the South Austin neighborhood.
Police, Community Groups Turn Out Against Violence In Chicago This July 4th WeekendChicago Police were out in force this July 4th holiday weekend, with an aim to curb a trend in violence.
What's The Best COVID-19 Test? Doctors Say The Painful One"The standard right now is a deep nasopharyngeal swab. That's a test that's been validated."
Social Distancing During July 4th Events; 'Usually A Polite Request Is Plenty'Masks are not required, because social distancing is encouraged. But don't expect strict enforcement.
Suspect In Custody In Murder Of 2 Teenage Boys In South Chicago This Past WeekendA suspect was in custody Wednesday afternoon in the murder of two teenage boys in the South Chicago neighborhood last weekend, police said.
One Shot At North Riverside Park Mall, Police Say; Mall Closed For InvestigationOne person was shot at the North Riverside Park Mall Sunday afternoon.