RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Marquette Park

A collection of news and information related to Marquette Park published by this site and its partners.

Top Marquette Park Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • 1 killed, at least 4 wounded in South Side shootings

    1 killed, at least 4 wounded in South Side shootings
    A man was killed and at least four others were wounded, including two teens Wednesday evening, in shootings on the city's South Side, officials said. The latest shooting happened at 7 p.m. on the 6400 block of South Campbell Avenue in the city's...
  • 1 man killed, 11 others shot across city

    1 man killed, 11 others shot across city
    Chicago police arrived at a West Side house party about 3:30 a.m. Sunday and found a chaotic scene where two people had been shot, one fatally, minutes earlier. About 100 people people lingered in the 1300 block of North Latrobe Avenue in the North...
  • Body found in garbage can in Marquette Park

    Body found in garbage can in Marquette Park
    Chicago police are conducting a death investigation after the body of a male was found today in a garbage bag in the Marquette Park neighborhood. Police were called to the 6500 block of South California Avenue at about 10:58 a.m. after Chicago Streets...
  • Autopsy: Body found in Marquette Park garbage bag was shot

    Autopsy: Body found in Marquette Park garbage bag was shot
    An autopsy conducted today determined that a man whose body was found by city workers in a garbage bag in Marquette Park Monday was shot to death. The man was identified today by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Richard Walker, 28, of an...
  • Plant yourself at a garden sale

    Plant yourself at a garden sale
    Plant sales offer splendid opportunities to buy a variety of plants – often unusual and/or heirloom varieties hard to find anywhere else, and a chance to talk shop with fellow gardeners. Most sales are held rain or shine; each listing has contact...
  • West Elsdon forges a new identity

    West Elsdon forges a new identity
    To thousands of traveling Chicagoans, West Elsdon is the neighborhood they glimpse on their way to catch a plane at Midway International Airport. But for some 18,000 working-class residents, it's home. Even with its proximity to the airport, West...
  • Reward offered in slaying of landscaper

    The company that employed a landscaper killed last month as he worked in the Marquette Park neighborhood is working with his family and friends to offer a $6,000 reward for information in his slaying. Heriberto Barajas, 21, was shot and killed May 20, as...
  • Man shot dead leaving South Side gas station

    A 19-year-old man was shot dead and another man seriously wounded Sunday night as  they were driving away from a gas station in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood on the South Side. Lemont Gogins, of the 7000 block of South Hermitage Avenue, was...
  • 4 wounded in overnight shootings

    At least four people were wounded in separate overnight shootings on the city's South Side, officials said. A male and female victim were wounded late Wednesday night in a shooting in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood. The shooting happened on the...
  • At least 10 injured in overnight violence around the city

    At least ten people were injured overnight in separate violent incidents around the city, police said. At 11:40 p.m. in the Douglas Park neighborhood, a 28-year-old woman was shot in the back in the 1800 block of South Albany Avenue, according to a...
  • Two hurt in Marquette Park accident

    Two people were injured this morning in a multi-vehicle accident in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood. The crash happened about 7 a.m. in the 7600 block of South Kedzie Avenue, authorities said. Police said a 45-year-old woman was driving a Kia...
  • 3 killed, 11 hurt in overnight violence

    Three men were killed and 11 other people were wounded in incidents around the city beginning late Friday. One fatality occurred in a shooting about  11:15 p.m. Friday in the University Village neighborhood, where two males were shot, one fatally, in the...