Classes To Resume At Excel Academy In Marquette Park After ArsonClasses will be back in session at Chicago Excel Academy of Southwest in the Marquette Park neighborhood Monday, after an arson late last week.
2 Wounded In Humboldt Park ShootingAbout 5 a.m., five people were in a vehicle driving in the 1100 block of North Washtenaw Avenue, when three people on the street started yelling gang slogans at them before opening fire, police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada said.
Man Shot In Little Village Drive-ByThe man was in the 2400 block of South Washtenaw Avenue at 8:35 p.m. when someone in a passing four-door vehicle fired shots, striking him in the left leg, police said. The vehicle then drove west.
Man Dies While Shoveling Snow In Humboldt ParkThe man was shoveling snow in the 1400 block of North Washtenaw Avenue about 10:20 p.m. and started having chest pains.
Two Injured In Hit-And-Run Crash In Gage ParkA hit-and-run driver damaged a building and struck another car, sending two people to area hospitals Thursday night in the Southwest Side Gage Park neighborhood.
One Injured In Fire In AvondaleThe fire started shortly before 9 a.m. at a 1 1/2-story house at 3005 N. Washtenaw Av.
South Side Residents Stage Silent Protest Against Gang-Related FuneralsMore than 200 local residents, fed up with what they perceive to be dangerous gang-related funeral processions rolling through their Beverly and Mount Greenwood communities, were staged a silent protest Saturday afternoon.
5 Teens Among 8 Wounded By Gunfire In Another Violent NightIt was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.
Police: 2 Flashers Targeting Young Girls On Southwest SidePolice are warning families on the Southwest Side about flashers targeting children on both a residential side street and a major thoroughfare.
Teen Shot And Killed In Marquette ParkA 15-year-old boy was shot and killed Tuesday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
Southwest Side Men Charged With Running Carjacking Scam