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  • Free wireless service offered at West, South Side locations

    Free wireless service offered at West, South Side locations
    The City of Chicago and Google have partnered to bring free wireless service to Garfield Park and the South Shore Cultural Center, officials said. The service is now available at both locations and is planned to help thousands of people get online,...
  • 2 homicides in 2 days in Humboldt Park

    Humboldt Park recorded two homicides in two days last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On March 20, a 76-year-old woman was strangled to death in the 900 block of North Central Park Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 47-...
  • Voice of the People, Mar. 29

    Community projects The Tribune is to be congratulated for its stellar series of editorials on "A New Plan of Chicago" and for soliciting and publishing many of its readers' ideas — both large and small — on this vital topic. Here's my two...
  • 2 men charged in West Side double shooting

    2 men charged in West Side double shooting
    Two men were charged over the weekend in a Friday drive-by shooting that injured a 22-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy on the city's West Side. Jalen Searcy, 18, and Willie Powell, 21, were ordered held without bail Sunday in Cook County bond court...
  • Rogers Park logs 3rd homicide of 2014

    Rogers Park on Monday recorded its third homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 36-year-old man was shot to death in the 1600 block of West Howard Street, police said. Rogers Park logged four homicides last year,...
  • Man dies after being struck by pickup truck on West Side

    Man dies after being struck by pickup truck on West Side
    A man died this morning after he was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. Cayode Fornize, 33, was pronounced dead at 8:56 a.m. today at Mount Sinai Hospital after being injured near Van Buren Street...
  • Man brandished gun after getting mad about soda tax, prosecutors say

    Man brandished gun after getting mad about soda tax, prosecutors say
    A West Garfield Park man was ordered held on no bail Sunday after prosecutors say he brandished a gun at convenience store employees and customers because he was angered over the tax he had to pay for a bottle of Pepsi. Nahshon X. Shelton, 36, of the...
  • Loan fund targets small rental buildings

    Loan fund targets small rental buildings
    Duane Ehresman has bought and rehabbed 21 midsize multifamily buildings in some of Chicago's most challenged neighborhoods over the past 25 years. Now he is hoping a new program will help him tackle vacant, abandoned two- and three-flats on some of...
  • 2 wounded in separate city shootings

    2 wounded in separate city shootings
    Two men were wounded this morning in separate shootings on the city's West and South sides, police said. The latest shooting happened shortly before noon on the 3300 block of West Fulton Boulevard in the city's East Garfield Park neighborhood on the...
  • Officer in prostitution sting sustains broken nose; man charged

    Officer in prostitution sting sustains broken nose; man charged
    A West Side prostitution sting took a violent turn Friday when a man twice punched an undercover Chicago police officer in the face, leaving her with a broken nose. The vice officer was talking to a prospective john in the Lawndale neighborhood late...
  • Two officers hit by fleeing car in East Garfield Park

    Two officers hit by fleeing car in East Garfield Park
    A man fleeing the scene of a domestic disturbance hit two officers with his car early this morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. The officers suffered injuries that were not life-threatening, police said. One was taken to Mount...
  • Man, 61, held on $75K in fatal East Garfield Park stabbing of home health aide

    Man, 61, held on $75K in fatal East Garfield Park stabbing of home health aide
    A 61-year-old man who was upset that a home health aide did not clean up after himself and "stole" his wine, was ordered held on $75,000 bail after being charged with the aide's fatal stabbing, officials said. Daniel Travis, of the 700 block of North...