| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Officials today identified the twin brothers who were killed in an early morning crash over the weekend that also killed the 20-year-old driver and injured a 15-year-old girl on the Far South Side.
The accident happened at about 8:30 a.m. Saturday in the...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 10:53 PM
A man found in an alley this morning in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side had been shot to death, authorities said.
The man killed was identified as Devante Watts, 19, of the 10700 block of South Langley Avenue, according to the Cook County...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Gage Park, Grand Boulevard and North Lawndale each saw two homicides in the past week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Gage Park, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 5800 block of South Sacramento Avenue, police...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:55 PM
A man was shot and killed as he drove in the West Pullman neighborhood this afternoon, authorities said.
Ulysses Gissendanner, 19, was in the 12400 block of South Union Avenue when he was fatally shot in the head, according to the Cook County medical...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Aridecy Tate thought she’d be returning to Chicago today to celebrate finishing her cosmetology degree here, just two weeks after her only son, Ulysses S. Gissendanner III, helped her move to Arkansas.
Instead, she arrived and went this morning to...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:32 AM
A man was shot to death and four people were wounded in other attacks on the South Side Monday, police said.
About 8 p.m., a Chicago man was shot multiple times in the 10400 block of South Green Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood, police...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:00 AM
A refurbished CTA bus that offers fruit and vegetables has been making stops on the South Side for only a few weeks, but already the demand for this fresh food is high.
Fresh Moves, a mobile food market that has been serving the West Side for more...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:16 PM
A man who died after police twice used a Taser on him had been shouting and acting erratically moments before officers arrested him near his mother's home in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to a neighbor.
| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
New City has recorded four homicides in the last 10 days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Nov. 22, a 19-year-old man was shot to death in the 4900 block of South Seeley Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 19-year-old man was...
| May 26, 2013
| 6:15 PM
A 34-year-old man was critically wounded this afternoon in a domestic-related stabbing on the West Side while two women were shot in a separate incident.
The stabbing happened about 2:45 p.m. near Monitor and North avenues in the city's North Austin...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Three young men who police say belonged to two different gangs walked into Roseland Hospital overnight with gunshot wounds, each shot within blocks of each other in a pair of West Pullman neighborhood attacks.
Two, 19 and 22, were shot in front of...
| May 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
During the shabby final days of the last of the burlesque houses that once dotted State Street near Congress Parkway, three of us — in possession of a few bucks and self-confidence fueled by fake IDs — entered the Follies Theater and saw a...